Destination Oregon: Old Aurora Colony Museum

In the mid 1800’s, a Christian communal group pulled up stakes and headed down the Oregon Trail, eventually landing in the Willamette Valley outside Portland. They prospered there for more than 30 years before disbanding.

For this week’s Destination Oregon, sponsored by Robberson Ford, Dave Jones shows us the Old Aurora Colony Museum, a remarkable historical museum that pays tribute to their trek.

District Attorney Introduces New Program to Re-Examine Drug Intervention

The Deschutes County District Attorney believes it’s time to change the way we deal with drugs, as well as the crimes and criminals, associate with them.

That’s why he is introducing a new program called the “Goldilocks Initiative” in conjunction with local law enforcement and health care officials.

Central Oregon Daily’s Austin Reed has the details on today’s announcement.

The Great Outdoors: Four-Wheeling in Central Oregon

They are known as rock crawlers, highly modified four-wheel vehicles that seemingly can go almost anywhere.

For this week’s Great Outdoors, sponsored by Camp Abbot Trading Company in Sunriver, Brian Jennings takes us to a new trail in Central Oregon, where four-wheel drivers can test their skills.