Central Oregonian News


Sean Santucci wins average at Columbia River Circuit Finals

November 17, 2017 Central Oregonian - Sports Lon Austin
Prineville cowboy wins short go to take the steer wrestling aggregate in early November

Cowboys well represented on all-league team

November 17, 2017 Central Oregonian - Sports Lon Austin
Cowboys put three on all-league first team, nine others receive recognition

Friends to Follow

Social media posts from your local merchants


Take time this holidays to enjoy all the local events

November 21, 2017 Central Oregonian - Opinion Central Oregonian
The holiday season in Prineville kicks off with a parade, Christmas in the Pines and includes Holiday Partnership

The time to prepare for winter is now

November 14, 2017 Central Oregonian - Opinion Seth Crawford
There are many ways that we can prepare for the heavy snowfall that may hit the Crook County area again


Little Elves visit Santa's Workshop

November 21, 2017 Central Oregonian - Features Holly Scholz
Children make gifts for loved ones at annual holiday event and get to visit with Santa

Back in Time

November 21, 2017 Central Oregonian - Features Central Oregonian
Prineville grade school students set records when they purchased $427 worth of war savings stamps and bonds 75 years ago
  • A time to remember

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Whispering Pines Funeral Home offers a series of Memorial Ornament Get-Togethers to help grieving families get through the holidays
  • Memory Tree will be on display at Juniper Ridge Funeral Home

    Central Oregonian - Features
    It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, as the first week of the 'Our Town Christmas Giveaway' begins today
  • Kids Club thanks the community

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The free Kids Club Giving Thanks Dinner was held at the Crook County High School commons on Thursday, Nov. 16
  • Welcoming the holidays

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Christmas in the Pines Day kicks off the holiday season in Prineville Saturday, Nov. 25 with shopping, a parade, lights and displays
  • From a child's hands to your heart

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Kids can make gifts for their families during Santa's Workshop on Saturday, Nov. 18
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Crook County School District searches for building site for a new school 25 years ago
  • A well-known customer

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Prineville auto parts store owner is the 10,000th customer of local body shop
  • 'What's Brewing?' to focus on homelessness this Wednesday, Nov. 15

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Play and enter 'Our Town Christmas Giveaway' for a chance to win holiday shopping scrip to local businesses
  • Teaching geography literacy

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Powell Butte Community Charter School awarded a $60,000 three-year geography grant
  • Snow, smoke and heat affect local crops

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Full reservoirs and irrigation improvements helped growers make it through the hot summer
  • A day for the Lord

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The 71st Lord's Acre Day event included a race, meat sale, barbecue, bakery, music and auction
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Les Schwab Tire Centers and Ochoco Lumber make the top 100 revenue-generating privately owned businesses in the state 25 years ago
  • For the guys

    Central Oregonian - Features
    While the ladies do their holiday shopping during Ladies Night, the men are invited to Guys Night Out on Nov. 9
  • Eight local businesses host Ladies Night Nov. 9

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Bazaars at Senior Center, Eagles Lodge and Catholic Church this Saturday, Nov. 11
  • 40 years of ministering

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Prineville Presbyterian Church celebrates the 40th anniversary of the church's reorganization on Nov. 12
  • An Eagle Scout platform to enhance the Crooked River Wetlands Complex

    Central Oregonian - Features
    A Bend Boy Scout constructs a wetland viewing platform for his Eagle Scout project, saving the City of Prineville $40,000
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Ochoco area elk hunting was slow opening weekend 50 years ago as the elk were well scattered in heavy timber and brush
  • Blanket drive to help homeless under way

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Mid Oregon Credit Union receives award for its work with children at recent convention in Spokane
  • Ladies Night signals the start of the holiday season

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The annual after-hours holiday open house is set for Thursday, Nov. 9 at eight downtown businesses
  • A big tradition in a small town

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Lord's Acre Day returns to Powell Butte on Saturday, Nov. 4, a benefit for Powell Butte Christian Church
  • Dedicated to SMART kids

    Central Oregonian - Features
    For 20 years, Kathy Knower has headed up the SMART program at Crooked River Elementary
  • Free subs on World Sandwich Day at Subway

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Prineville Subway restaurant will go global to combat hunger on Friday, Nov. 3
  • It's Harvest Party season

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The annual Oct. 31 community celebration features prizes, candy, costumes and family-friendly activities
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Planning commission approves McDonald's restaurant building permit 25 years ago

Sustainable Life

Solar panel makers may win relief, but installers are worried

November 21, 2017 Cassandra Profita, EarthFix
International Trade commission ruling pits panel manufacturing jobs against cost savings from cheaper panel imports

Having her sei

November 21, 2017 Jennifer Anderson
Portland newcomer from Marshall Islands works at international level against climate change

Contract Publishing

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