Dorrell’s Winter Adventure: Gearing Up

Central Oregon Daily’s Dorrell Wenninger is a southern boy who grew up next to swamps rather than ski hills, but for his first winter in Central Oregon he’s decided to hit the slopes. With the help of Hoodoo Ski Area Dorrell is getting all geared up and over the next few weeks we’ll be following him as he learns to ride Hoodoo.

Delayed Opening Means a Change in Holiday Plans for Visitors

With snow in the forecast for Friday, Mt Bachelor had to delay opening any of the lifts until after Thanksgiving, which meant a change in plans for those coming to Central Oregon to ski this Thanksgiving. Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker looks at the economic impact of Mt. Bachelor on the region, no matter which day they open for the season.

Madras Teenager Overcomes Condition to Become Kicker for Football Team

If you watch 17-year-old Kaegan Prevett kick field goals for the Madras High School football team, you would never know that he has been battling a condition called Treacher Collins Syndrome since he was born.

Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom spoke with Kaegan, his parents and his coach to hear more of his inspiring story.

The Road to Hillsboro: 6A Volleyball

Summit High School‘s Storm and Bend Senior High School Lava Bears faced off last night in a cross-town rivalry. Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom has the highlights of the last night’s game.

BBQ Nights: Ever Wonder what Fuels MVHS’ Offensive Line

The football program at Mountain View High School is one steeped in tradition and this year, the team’s offensive line has started a new one. On any given Wednesday at Mountain View High School you can find the football team’s offensive linemen doing what they do best, not creating space on the field, but fueling up on barbecue.

Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom stopped by to see that this new tradition is all about.

Match Up: Madras vs. La Pine

An old football rivalry is being renewed tonight. The Madras High School White Buffaloes are in La Pine to play the Hawks in a 3A match up. Both teams started their season in spectacular fashion and both hope to keep the early season momentum alive. Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom joins us from the field at La Pine High School with more on tonight’s match up.

Local Bikers Seek Safety Off Crowded Roadways

More people are turning to buying custom bikes made for trails and off-road, because many are concerned about riding on public streets. Local bikers and bike shop owners have seen this trend away from road bikes in the wake of a recent death of a rider, and several accidents in recent years.

Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker explores the reasoning in the recent shift away from road bikes.