If you’re traveling for the holidays, either by plane or by car, officials are sending the same message – leave early and prepare for delays. With more people traveling and snow in the forecast Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan checked in with officials from Oregon Department of Transportation and RDMRedmondAirport to see how this year’s holiday travel season is shaping up.
Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan sits down with the owners of Spider City Brewing, to taste some of their beers and hear the story behind Bend’s newest brewery ahead of the grand opening.
Mt Bachelor generally tries to schedule its opening day on the Thanksgiving weekend, but this year Mother Nature isn’t cooperating. However the ski area employees and local skiers remain hopeful that colder tempuratures could bring snow sooner rather than later.
Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker went up to the mountain today to check out the current conditions.
Due to the sharp increase in people hiking and camping in the Three Sisters, Mt Washington and Mt Jefferson Wilderness areas the Forest Service is implementing a new permit system in 2020.
Central Oregon Daily’s Curtis Vogel has more on how this new system could effect both visiting and local hikers.
One local girl got a special surprise, just in time for Veterans Day. Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan has more on the story.
Four local Veterans were honored Friday at an assembly at Summit High School. Central Oregon Daily’s Cydney McFarland has more on the story.
The two conservative candidates have likely squeaked out wins in competitive Deschutes County Commission races.
Incumbent Tony DeBone held on to his early lead against democratic challenger Amy Lowes. DeBone holds 51.35 percent of the vote as of Thursday morning to Lowes 48.54 percent.
The race for position three continues to be too close to call. Republican candidate Patti Adair holds a slight lead with 50.64 percent of the vote over democrat James Cook’s 49.23 percent. The results of that race won’t be certified until later this month.