Special Session in Salem

Governor Kate Brown thanked state lawmakers for following through on her promise to pass a tax relief plan, known as House Bill 4301, during a special session in Salem. However, some state lawmakers are questioning both the reasons for calling the special session and the methods used to get the bill passed in just one day. Central Oregon Daily’s Curtis Vogel has more.

Supper Club: The Benefits of CBD/Hemp Oil

One of the hottest new trends in the cannabis industry right now is CBD, or hemp oil. For this week’s Supper Club, Donna Britt sat down with cannabis industry experts to talk about the pros and cons of CBD.

Thanks to Brian Clark, owner of Apex Hemp Oil, Michael Sackin, owner of Mother’s Juice Bar and Cafe, and Jeremy Klettke, founder of Davis Farms, for joining us.

A special thanks to our Supper Club sponsors, Selco Community Credit Union, for giving us the time and resources to talk about the issues that impact our region every Tuesday night on Central Oregon Daily.

Destination Oregon: Mt. Angel Sausage Company

In the Mid-Willamette Valley town of Mt. Angel, there is a unique restaurant that reflects the Bavarian personality of the town. For this week’s Destination Oregon, Dave Jones takes us to the famous Mt. Angel Sausage Company.

Thanks to the folks at Mt. Angel Sausage Company for showing us around, and feeding our crew.

A special thanks to our Destination Oregon sponsor, Bi-Mart, for giving us the time and resources to take you to some of the most interesting and historic places across our state with a new edition of Destination Oregon every Thursday night.

Dancing with the Stars: Athletes on Mondays at 8 p.m.

Dancing with the Stars sets its sights on the sports world when it returns MONDAY, APRIL 30 8 p.m., with a special athletes edition. Ten athletes from all corners of the sports world will be teamed up with professional dancers and compete on the ballroom floor for a chance to win the coveted Mirrorball trophy.

Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews are back to guide us through this exciting 4-week event along with your favorite judges. Of course, it’s still all about the fans who ultimately help determine which teams make the cut each week with their votes during the biggest dance party on the planet!

Destination Oregon: State Capitol Tour

Did you know that you can walk into the Oregon State Capitol and get a grand tour, free of charge? In this episode of Destination Oregon, Dave Jones says that you can see our government in action and get a workout at the same time.

Thanks to the folks in Salem for showing us around.

A special thanks to our Destination Oregon sponsor, Bi-Mart, for giving us the time and resources to take you to some of the most interesting and historic places across our state with a new edition of Destination Oregon every Thursday night.

Taste This! – Volcano Veggies

In this week’s Taste This!, Donna tastes veggies from an indoor, in-town farm run by the Sbarra family. These delicious greens are organic and locally grown with love, as Shannon and Jimmy like to say. We thank them for their time and for their veggies, which you can find at Newport Avenue Market. For more info visit volcanoveggies.com.

A special thanks to our sponsor, Newport Avenue Market, for giving us the time and resources to bring you this delightful culinary feature each week. Life is short. Eat good food.

Supper Club: Deschutes Primary Election Candidates

We’re about a month away from Oregon’s Primary Elections and we’re kicking off a series of discussions with local candidates in this week’s Supper Club.

Central Oregon Daily’s Curtis Vogel sits down with the two Republican candidates running for Deschutes County Commissioner Position #1, the incumbent Tony Debone and his challenger, Ed Barbeau.

Thanks to Tony and Ed for joining us and a special thanks to our Supper Club sponsors, Selco Community Credit Union, for giving us the time and resources to talk about the issues that impact our region every Tuesday night on Central Oregon Daily.

American Idol – Sundays and Mondays at 8 p.m.

American Idol returns Sunday, March 11 at 8 p.m.on ABC! The groundbreaking series launched the careers of superstars Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Katharine McPhee, Jordin Sparks, Adam Lambert and Chris Daughtry among many others. Idol alumni are responsible for 13 Grammys, over 61 million album sales, 47 Platinum records, 95 Gold records, 444 Billboard No. 1 hits, 257 million digital downloads, two Golden Globes and an Academy Award. Now, the search is on for the next American Idol. Hosts for American Idol are Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan.