Sisters Community Affected by Smoke from Milli Fire

Even though firefighters are keeping the flames away from Sisters, Oregon, residents are still feeling the impact of the fire due to the smoke.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan spent some time in Sisters today to see how it’s affecting residents, and businesses, including Cascade Street Distillery and Garden of Eden Gifts.

Supper Club: Eclipse Preparations in Central Oregon

In the last few weeks, we’ve looked at the preparations for the upcoming solar eclipse in Bend and in Madras, where the Oregon Solarfest is being held, but for this week’s Supper Club we invited community leaders from Redmond, Sisters and the Central Oregon Visitors Association to see how they are preparing for the days leading up to the Total Solar Eclipse of 2017.

Supper Club is sponsored by Selco Community Credit Union and Pine Tavern Restaurant.

High School Class Prepares Students for Flight

At 15 years old most high schoolers are just starting to learn how to drive a car, but in Sisters, Oregon there’s a class full of teenagers who are taking that up a notch.

The Flight Science class at Sisters High School is putting kids in the pilot’s seat, and as Mackenzie Wilson shows, the program isn’t just helping them spread their wings for fun, many of the students plan to go on to careers in aviation.

New Features Coming to the Sisters Rodeo Parade

This year’s Rodeo Queen Emy Breckel and Sisters Rodeo Parade Coordinator Jeri Buckman join us on the show to share whats new this year for the parade and the rodeo.

The 77th Annual Sisters Rodeo begins Wednesday, June 7th with the PRCA Xtreme Bulls at 6:30 p.m. The rodeo runs through Sunday June 11th. The Sisters Rodeo Parade takes place at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 10th on Cascade Avenue, with the road will closing at 9 a.m.

For more information on all the events, tickets, times, and shuttle buses visit the Sisters Rodeo website: http://www.sistersrodeo.com.

Source on the Scene: “Now You’re Talking” One Acts

Silent Echo Theater Company is looking to grow the theater scene in Sisters, and this weekend they’ll be showing their second production of “Now You’re Talking” One Acts. Central Oregon Daily’s Chris Biggs has a preview of a different kind of show taking off at The Belfry in Sisters this weekend.

For the latest arts and culture listings in Bend and beyond, pick up the latest issue of The Source Weekly or head to their website at www.bendsource.com.

The Americana Song Academy for Youth

You will be amazed to see the talent that we have here in Central Oregon. I got to visit these high school singer/songwriters at the song writing camp in Sisters, OR. Watch them work on mastering their craft under the instruction of professional and inspirational musicians.