Dr. Nathan Boddie launched his campaign for State Representative this week, hoping to win the District 54 seat currently held by another Bend area physician, Knute Buehler, who is running for Oregon Governor.
Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) says he will do what he can to "derail" the latest GOP effort to repeal and replace Obamacare. He'll host a town hall in La Pine, Saturday afternoon.
The hill closed Friday and mountain biking is suspended for the weekend. But, the hill will open Saturday and Sunday for what the resort is calling "Snowseeing."
Bend City Manager Eric King says the committee appears to agree on the need for a directly elected mayor, but there remains a lot of discussion around how voters would select City Councilors in the future.
The temperature is dipping, so many believe the threat of wildfire is passed, but Bend Fire Battalion Chief Howe says only humidity reduces the risk of conflagration.