Origin Story: Bushel and a Peck Organic Skincare

In this week’s Origin Story, Allison Roecker introduces us to Aimee Berg of Bushel and a Peck Organic Skincare.

Central Oregon’s high desert climate can get pretty dry. Aimee Berg saw this problem and created an all natural and organic solution that will have you tossing your lip balm collection in the garbage.

You can find Bushel and a Peck products at many different locations in Central Oregon including Newport Avenue Market, Wren and Wild and Sole Footbar. You can also find products on Aimee’s website at bushelandapeck.co.

Every Sunday on Central Oregon Daily’s new feature, Origin Story, Allison Roecker introduces us to a passionate person who is making their dreams come true. 

Source on the Scene: The Magic of Jason Andrews

World Champion Magician Jason Andrews is bringing his Las Vegas show on tour to Central Oregon at the 2nd Street Theater on Saturday night.

Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker got a chance to chat with Andrews about how he got his start in magic.

For all the latest arts and culture listings, pickup the latest issue of The Source Weekly or go to their website at bendsource.com.

Thanks to our Source on the Scene sponsor, Indian Head Casino, for giving us the time and resources to show you some of the best events and entertainment that our region has to offer, every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.

Source on the Scene: Steel Stampede

The annual Crooked River Ranch Steel Stampede is a motorcycle race with a catch. Anyone can participate, but the bike has to be vintage from at least the 1970’s, or older.

Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker had the chance to go out to Crooked River Ranch for a preview of this weekend’s event. This event is about more than just the race, there’s a shop and swap event, vendors, food trucks and beer from Wild Ride Brewing.

The action starts at 10 a.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. on Sunday. For more information head to the Steel Stampede’s Facebook page.

For all the latest arts and culture listings, pickup the latest issue of The Source Weekly or go to their website at bendsource.com. Thanks to our Source on the Scene sponsor, Indian Head Casino, for giving us the time and resources to show you some of the best events and entertainment that our region has to offer, every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.

Decision Day: Local Students Share Their College Plans

May 1st was decision day at Mountain View High School, a new way to celebrate the seniors who are moving on to colleges or universities this fall.

As Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker reports, it was like an academic version of signing day for athletes.

Origin Story: She Moves Mountains

Reaching New Heights  

Rock climbing is essential to our Central Oregon lifestyle, but in a male-dominated sport, a group of women, led by Lizzy VanPatten, have started a revolution to get more women climbing with She Moves Mountains

Every Sunday on Central Oregon Daily’s newest feature, Origin Story, Allison Roecker introduces us to a passionate person who is making their dreams come true.

Source on the Scene – Ascent: Climbing Explored

Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker previews a brand new exhibit at the The High Desert Museum called “Ascent: Climbing Explored.”

For all the latest arts and culture listings, pickup the latest issue of The Source Weekly or go to their website at bendsource.com.

Thanks to our Source on the Scene sponsor, Indian Head Casino, for giving us the time and resources to show you some of the best events and entertainment that our region has to offer, every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.

Prescribed Burns Scheduled for Central Oregon

A prescribed burn was ignited by the U.S. Forest Service Sunday near Rimrock Trail Head, leaving a thick soup of smoke over Bend on Monday morning.
Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker spoke to residents and a Forest Service official on the timing of the burn, and what to expect for the rest of the week.

If the weather permits, the Deschutes National Forest Service plans to ignite two more burns this week, one just across the highway from the Rimrock Trailhead that’s burning right now and the next one will be along the north side of Skyliners Road.

Origin Story: Orion Forge

Hunter Dahlberg of Orion Forge developed a passion for metal and all of the potential it holds, so he moved to Bend and began smithing. This week, Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker learned that there is more to blacksmithing than just shoeing horses and making swords.

Every Sunday on Central Oregon Daily’s new weekly feature, Origin Story, Allison Roecker introduces us to passionate people who are making their dreams come true.

Source on the Scene: Bend Marathon and Half

It’s Friday and that means it’s time for Source on the Scene. Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker joins us with a preview of the Bend Marathon taking place on Sunday.

For all the latest arts and culture listings, pickup the latest issue of The Source Weekly or go to their website at bendsource.com. Thanks to our Source on the Scene sponsor, Indian Head Casino, for giving us the time and resources to show you some of the best events and entertainment that our region has to offer, every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.