Central Oregonian News


Friday night at the races

July 18, 2017 Central Oregonian - Sports Lon Austin
The Crooked River Roundup Race Meet saw huge crowds during the four days of racing

Chaney signs letter of intent

July 18, 2017 Central Oregonian - Sports Lon Austin
Crook County High School senior Neil Chaney will pole vault at South Dakota School of Mining and Technology

Friends to Follow

Social media posts from your local merchants


Community benefits from divided session

July 18, 2017 Central Oregonian - Opinion Central Oregonian
The Crook County community will see funds from a new transportation program and increased state school fund

Carl Arthur Dennis

July 10, 2017 CEO-Obituaries Central Oregonian
January 19, 1962 - July 2, 2017 - Carl Arthur Dennis was born Jan. 19, 1962, in Texas, 'Must have Been a Beautiful Baby.'


Aircraft and hot rods

July 18, 2017 Central Oregonian - Features Jason Chaney
The public is welcome to check out the airport during the Open House Fly-In and Car Show

Back in Time

July 18, 2017 Central Oregonian - Features Central Oregonian
A campaign to reduce fire hazard by cutting weeds took place 75 years ago in 1942
  • Cascade Direct Care opens in new location

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The physician assistant provides services to all ages in her hometown family medicine clinic
  • Picnic in the Park concert series starts this Wednesday at Pioneer Park

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Chamber holding round table discussion on the August solar eclipse Friday, July 21 at the Crook County Health Department
  • Powell Butte has got the music

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The 10th annual Crawfest multi-genre music festival brought nearly 25 bands to Powell Butte
  • Crawfest Music Festival

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Annual music festival took place in Powell Butte this past weekend. Here are photos from Saturday.
  • Picnic in the Park begins next week

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Annual concert series will take place each Wednesday evening July 19-Aug. 23
  • Drawing a crowd

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Wednesday kicked off the 2017 Crooked River Roundup Race Meet with a huge crowd for ladies night and furious betting action
  • Hot Rodders

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Nearly 200 classic cars were displayed during the annual Cruise to the Center of Oregon Car Show
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Establishment of a free garbage dump at the end of West 10th Street discussed 75 years ago in 1942
  • Store in the heart of Oregon is up for sale

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The 100-year-old Post General Store and Eatery also serves a post office, gas station and center of social activity
  • It's horse race time at the fairgrounds

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Interior Design Concepts to host Prineville Perk this Friday, July 14 from 8 to 8:30 a.m. on Northwest Third Street
  • Learning to run 'The Great Race'

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Two local churches offer Vacation Bible School, an annual Bible education program for children
  • Celebrating independence

    Central Oregonian - Features
    From a pancake breakfast at City Plaza to fireworks at dark, Prineville was full of action on July 4
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Prineville's Fourth of July celebration started with a parade 75 years ago, followed by baseball games and rodeos
  • Roaring engines return to fairgrounds

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The Second Annual Prineville Truck and Tractor Pull comes to the fairgrounds for two weekend shows
  • The stars come out in Paulina

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Larry the Cable Guy, Diamond Rio and Jeff Foxworthy headline the first festival this weekend at the Lazy Rockin' Stirrup Country Music…
  • Tightwads welcome ... at new discount lumber supply

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Tightwads Discount Building Supply opens on the Madras Highway, offering supplies for DIY home improvement projects
  • Sign up to win Terri Clark concert packages

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Cascade Direct Care set to open at its new Combs Flat Road location near Clinic Pharmacy on Thursday, July 6
  • A tiny library for tiny people

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Volunteers with new program open free lending library for children in the Stoneridge neighborhood and plan to open more
  • Cruise over to the car show in the center of Oregon

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Crook County Rodders members host annual car show July 8 at the fairgrounds, benefitting many community groups
  • Quilters recognized during show

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Sharon Rosen wins several awards, including Viewers' Choice Award, during the Country Quilt Show of Prineville
  • A father's hero

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Rick Lucas receives a patriotic wreath in honor of his son, Jeff Lucas, who died in a Taliban attack in 2005
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Prineville City Council considers adding 16 beds to city jail 50 years ago, which could cost $60,000
  • Bringing seaplane kits to Prineville

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Composite Creations, which reopened in Prineville, has started making Gweduck kits, resembling WWII-era seaplanes
  • Peanut butter drive deemed a success

    Central Oregonian - Features
    I'll Fly Away Balloon Adventures will host Prineville Perk near Stryker Park Friday morning at 8

Sustainable Life

Portland restrictions on fossil fuel terminals overturned

July 19, 2017 Steve Law
The Oregon Land Use Board of Appeals reversed the city ordinance, siding with an appeal brought by the oil industry and its allies

Spreading the climate change gospel

July 18, 2017 Jennifer Anderson
As Al Gore's 'Inconvenient Sequel' debuts, Bill Bradbury will be at the forefront, using it to educate the public

Contract Publishing

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