A new Men's Shelter is being built on Madras Highway in Prineville after the previous one was torn down to make room for a new jail.
Members of the Crook County Court and Prineville City Council will take part in a public hearing this evening to discuss expanding the Urban Growth Boundary by 38 acres.
Just as Central Oregonians are breathing easy after a smoky summer, fire managers plan to take advantage of recent wet weather to conduct a 3800-acre prescribed burn in the Ochocos.
RPD says property tax revenue is no longer keeping up with expenses and the department needs to raise additional money to hire at least six more patrol officers.
Engineers say the project, designed to take Hwy 97 over the railroad tracks near La Pine, can't continue due to the condition of the soil under the new span.