At just 17 years old Olivia Armstrong is already one of the best BMX riders in the world. After winning back to back World Championship titles in 2015 and 2016, Armstrong is in South Carolina this week competing at the 2017 UCI BMX World Championships hoping to bring home another trophy.
Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan sat down with Armstrong ahead of her first race to see what challenges the championship rider will face in a new category filled with unfamiliar faces.
After years of planning and millions of dollars in fundraising, The Bethlehem Inn is getting a long-awaited makeover.
Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan was there today as the demolition started to take down the old facility and make way for a new one.
The first-ever Innovation Day was held Tuesday at OSU-Cascades, and it’s an event that organizers hope will become a permanent fixture in Bend, a city that is becoming known as an “Innovation Incubator.”
The six cyclists are in Bend to compete in an event that feels like the Tour de France, if it were set in Central Oregon. But before the competition even starts, the riders themselves have already overcome unimaginable obstacles just to get here after surviving a generation of genocide in their home country. Now they are thriving in the sport of cycling.
The Bend Polo Club is on a mission to introduce the sport to a new audience in Central Oregon, and this weekend they’re hosting the Rube Evans Memorial Tournament this weekend at Camp Fraley Ranch and Polo Club with players from across the Pacific Northwest competing on horseback.
Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan headed down to the Bend Polo Club for a primer on the sport ahead of this weekend’s event.
It’s a project that’s been years in the making, and Wednesday night city work crews are launching a massive street repair project in downtown Bend.
Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan has the latest.