Supper Club: 2018 Bend Political Race

Wednesday, July 18, will be the first time that the Bend City Council has held a meeting since serious allegations have been made against City Councilor, Dr. Nathan Boddie, who is facing calls to step down from his council seat, and leave the race for State House District 54Dr. Boddie has denied all of the allegations.

For this week’s Supper Club, Central Oregon Daily’s Curtis Vogel sat down with former state senator from Bend, Chris Telfer, crisis communications expert, ShanRae Hawkins of Stingray Communications, and political science professor at OSU-Cascades, James Foster, to talk about the impact of these kinds of allegations on a political race in the #MeToo era.

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

 

Taste This! – A Broken Angel

This week in our Taste This segment, Donna Britt samples the food coming out of A Broken Angel, a tiny cart behind a Bend coffee shop, and gets the story behind the delicious dishes.

Thanks to Chef Rich and Barbara from A Broken Angel for telling their story and sharing food with us. Find their cart on Bond Street behind Palate A Coffee Bar and learn more about what they do online at abrokenangel.com.

A special thanks to Newport Avenue Market for giving us the resources to take weekly culinary adventures! Life is short. Eat good food!

The Great Outdoors: New Hiking Trail Proposed in the Columbia Gorge

Recreation is a huge driver for Oregon’s economy. In this week’s Great Outdoors, Brian Jennings takes us to the Columbia Gorge where Friends of the Columbia Gorge hope a new hiking trail may lead to greater economic growth.

A special thanks to our Great Outdoors sponsor, Parr Lumber, for giving us the time and resources to explore the lakes, rivers and mountains across our beautiful state every Wednesday night on Central Oregon Daily.

 

 

Supper Club: Update on Real Estate in Bend, Oregon

The median home price for Bend jumped $35,000 in one month from May to June, so we sat down with three local realtors, Deb Mortimore-Lane of Sunriver Realty, Christin Hunter of Windermere Real Estate, and Tiffany Gidely of Coldwell Banker, for this week’s Supper Club to see what it’s like on the front lines of the market for buyers and sellers.

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

Taste This! – Local Culture Krauts

For this week’s culinary adventure, Donna Britt takes us into Sarah Frost-McKee and Paul Trendler’s local kitchen, where fermentation is happening and where old-fashioned sauerkraut is getting a delicious modern twist.

Thanks to Newport Avenue Market for giving us the resources to take weekly culinary adventures!  Life is short.  Eat good food!

Taste This! – S’mores & More

Nothing says summertime like a toasted marshmallow squished between a chocolate bar and graham crackers. In this week’s Taste This!, culinary adventurer Donna Britt and her Newport Avenue Market friend Erika take the classic s’more up a notch.

Thanks to Erika for the s’more making lesson and thanks to Newport Avenue Market for the marshmallows and all the other s’more goodies and for giving us the resources to take weekly culinary adventures!  Life is short.  Eat good food!  

The La Pine Hawks’ Road to Redemption

The La Pine Hawks‘ football team went undefeated during the regular season before their season ended prematurely during the playoffs last fall. Some of the seniors from the football team suited up for the baseball squad in the spring to make one final run at a state championship before the end of their high school athletic careers.

Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom followed the Hawks from October to May to chronicle their road to redemption.