Scrap metal brings in big bucks

Scrap metal brings in big bucks

Local artisan creates an end table and lamp as part of a Hospice Auction Christmas tree display...

There's a new business brewing

There's a new business brewing

Jesse Toomey is renovating a former antique shop into a pizza and brewpub, plans to open in...

'O Christmas Tree'

'O Christmas Tree'

The Silver Anniversary Hospice Christmas Auction draws a crowd to benefit St. Charles Hospice

It pays off to read

It pays off to read

Oregon College Savings Plan supports 2016 summer reading, awards more than $13,000 to...


Prineville's Features

December 06, 2016

Back in Time

by Central Oregonian
1966: Firm to study construction of a new city-county jail
December 06, 2016

Drop sites for Holiday Partnership

by Teresa Tooley
What's Brewing?' will not be held in the month of December because of the holidays
December 02, 2016

Finding hope in New York City

by Holly Scholz
A local family touched by cancer attends a Legacy Retreat in New York through Inheritance of Hope


December 02, 2016

Local residents choose painting over shopping on Black Friday

by Holly Scholz
Artists painted a van Gogh during the Beyond Black Friday paint class
November 29, 2016

Lighted parade signals start of Christmas season in Prineville

by Central Oregonian
The annual Lighted Christmas Parade, with the theme 'Winter Wonderland,' traveled down Third Street Saturday evening, concluding with Christmas in the Pines at the fairgrounds
November 29, 2016

First Interstate buying Bank of the Cascades

by Holly Scholz
First Interstate and Cascade expect to close the transaction by mid-2017
November 29, 2016

Back in Time

by Central Oregonian
1941: Tusk of prehistoric elephant or mammoth discovered in Ochoco Heights
November 29, 2016

Small Business Saturday winners announced

by Teresa Tooley
The annual Our Town Christmas Giveaway begins today, Nov. 29
HOLLY SCHOLZ/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Crook County High School and Middle School band teacher Ken Chaney experiments on the new Yamaha 6300 series timpani drum set. Two grants and a donation made the $12,000 purchase possible.
November 25, 2016

Beat of a new drum

by Holly Scholz
CCSD gets two grants and a donation to purchase $12,000 timpani drum set
November 25, 2016

Bridging the technology generation gap

by Holly Scholz
Eighth-graders teach senior citizens how to use their electronic devices through the Teen Elder Computer Help program

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JASON CHANEY/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Left to right, Kaylyn Fildes, Kids Club Director Ashley Thrasher, and Trenton Tucker serve the stuffing, potatoes and corn.
Nov 22, 2016

Thanking their supporters

by Jason Chaney
Crook County Kids Club offered its free Thanksgiving Dinner to all members of the community last Thursday
Nov 22, 2016

Join the Shop Small Saturday Treasure Hunt Adventure

by Holly Scholz
American Express and the Central Oregonian partner to promote Prineville businesses on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 26
Nov 22, 2016

Back in Time

by Central Oregonian
1966: Operation Santa Claus collecting gifts for mental hospital patients
Nov 22, 2016

Prineville Perk and 'What's Brewing' will not be held this week

by Teresa Tooley
Fifth Annual Dad's Place 'Run Like a Turkey 5K' held Thanksgiving Day
HOLLY SCHOLZ/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Pictured back row left to right: Prineville Police Chief Dale Cummins, Redemption House Executive Director Greg Sanders, GOBRA member Michele Youker, and Police Captain Larry Seymour and front, Crook County Commissioner Ken Fahlgren.
Nov 22, 2016

GOBRA 'arrests' Fahlgren as part of fundraiser

by Holly Scholz
GOBRA raising funds for Crook County Commissioner's 'bond' to benefit The Redemption House
Nov 22, 2016

Santa's elves work hard during workshop

by Jason Chaney
Kids make Christmas gifts for their loved ones during the annual Santa's Workshop, held Saturday at Carey Foster Hall
Nov 18, 2016

It's holiday bazaar season in Crook County

by Holly Scholz
Several clubs and organizations are planning Christmas craft bazaars this season
Nov 18, 2016

What's cooking at Mazatlan?

by Brin McAtee-Rosenau
Brothers Andres and Salvador Robles infuse many different flavors from Mexico into the Prineville menu
Nov 18, 2016

Redemption House, Eagles hosting free dinner for Thanksgiving

by Holly Scholz
Volunteers will cook and serve the food that local stores and individuals have donated for the event
Nov 15, 2016

A quilt for women's education

by Holly Scholz
PEO sisters make and donate a quilt that's being raffled to raise money for scholarships for local women