First Responders Help Bend Woman Save a Life

It’s something you never think could happen to you. When Bend resident Larry Bryant had a heart attack after a Munch & Music event in August, the difference between life and death was only a matter of minutes.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan looks at how the quick actions of Larry’s girlfriend, along with the help of a 911 dispatcher, saved his life.

Summit High Holds Third Annual Veterans Assembly

Campuses are closed tomorrow at all Bend-La Pine Schools in honor of Veterans Day. But before the students left for the long holiday weekend, they had a chance to meet some of those veterans and hear their stories.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan attended a special veterans assembly at Summit High School.

Local Homeless Couple Prepares for New Life

As of the last official count, there are more than 700 homeless people in Deschutes County facing winter weather, with little protection from the elements. One local couple is trying to make a new start, after being homeless in the Bend area for the last 12 years.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan looks at what happens when the homeless have nowhere to go.

Local Non-Profit Closes Its Doors

A local non-profit is hoping to place dozens of horses in new homes now that they are shuttering their operation, in the face of a year-long investigation by the Oregon Department of Justice.

As Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan reports, the board of directors for Equine Outreach Horse Rescue have decided to close their doors, and stables, for good.

Permit Obtained for 2018 4 Peaks Music Festival

For years the 4 Peaks Music Festival was held every summer on a property in Tumalo, Oregon, but last summer, the organizer applied for and received permission to move it to southeast Bend. When it came to renew the permit for next year’s festival, there was some pushback from residents who live near the new location.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan was at the Deschutes County Commissioner’s meeting today, when a final decision was made for the next event.

Crisis Causes Ripple Effects Through Deschutes Community

An average of three Oregonians die every week from a prescription opioid overdose, but it’s not just the families and loved ones who are affected, the epidemic has an impact on the entire community.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan looks at the crisis through the eyes of the health professionals and law enforcement officers who battle it on a daily basis.

Ridgeview High Holds Traditional Radio Plays

The Ridgeview High School Theater Presents at Ridgeview High School is bringing back the Golden Age of radio this weekend with “Radio Plays 2017.”

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan has a preview.

Tickets are available for Saturday’s matinee and evening performances at ridgeviewhs.seatyourself.biz.

State Senator Accused of Inappropriate Touching

More than 50 women have come forward with allegations of sexual harassment, and in some cases assault, against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. Those headlines have sparked a wave of allegations in other industries, from television news, to Fortune 500 companies, and now, the Oregon State Capitol.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan has details on new allegations surrounding a state senator in Salem.

Bend Fire Department Hosts 2nd Annual Winter Warm Clothing Drive

By the time the temperatures start dropping below freezing this winter, it might be too late to help those in need of protection from the elements. That’s why Bend Firefighters are starting their annual winter coat drive now, to get a head start on the weather.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan reports on how you can help.

You can drop off your donations to any of the following Bend Fire locations in Bend:

North Station
63377 NE Jamison St.

West Station
1212 SW Simpson Ave.

East Station
62420 Hamby Rd.

South Station
61080 Country Club Dr.