Fred Johnson


Fred Johnson

9:00am - 10:00am

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Guest Interviews

By KBND News

We bring in government officials, local community members and experts from across the country to talk about just about anything under the sun!

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La Pine Town Hall Pvw, Helathcare Reform

Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR)

September 22nd, 2017 09:54am

Bend Climate Change Ordinance, Charter Rvw

City Manager Eric King

September 21st, 2017 09:37am

Redmond Parks Master Plan

Annie McVay, Redmond Parks Div. Mgr.

September 20th, 2017 11:33am

Wildfire Highway Impacts, Predictions

Peter Murphy, Oregon Dept. of Transportation

September 19th, 2017 09:31am

Sisters' Tough Summer Tourism Season

Brant Kucera, Sisters City Manager

September 18th, 2017 09:10am

Back-To-School Healthcare

Heather Kaisner, Deschutes Co. Public Health & Tamara Harris, Mosaic Medical

September 13th, 2017 09:34am

Downtown Crime, Post-Eclipse/Fall Shoulder Season

Bend Police Chief Jim Porter

September 12th, 2017 09:43am

Bend Oktoberfest Preview

Rod Porsche, Downtown Bend Business Assoc.

September 6th, 2017 10:07am

Stephen Mayer - Better Business Bureau

Safe Giving

September 5th, 2017 11:51am

Fire Season Continues, Wildfires Grow

Jean Nelson Dean, Deschutes National Forest

September 5th, 2017 09:18am

Post-Eclipse, Pre-Labor Day Plans

Redmond Police Lt. Curtis Chambers

August 31st, 2017 09:36am

Bethlehem Inn Begins Major Expansion Project

Executive Director Gwenn Wysling

August 30th, 2017 09:52am

State Of The County Redmond Luncheon

Deschutes Co. Commissioner Tony DeBone

August 29th, 2017 09:21am

Crop-Up Dinner Series, Eating Local

Clare Sullivan, OSU-Extension Service

August 28th, 2017 09:57am

Central Oregon Air Quality

Greg Svelund, DEQ Bend Office

August 25th, 2017 09:48am

Getting Young Kids Ready For School

Gary Timms, Ex Dir Elem Pgms & Jim Boen, Ex Dir of MS Pgms; Bend-La Pine Schools

August 24th, 2017 11:50am

Wildfire Evacuations, Eclipse Prep/Execution

Deschutes Co. Sheriff Shane Nelson

August 23rd, 2017 09:31am

Post Eclipse, Back To School Prep

Redmond Schools Superintendent Mike McIntosh

August 22nd, 2017 09:11am

Eclipse Requests, Downtown Safety Measures

Bend City Manager Eric King

August 17th, 2017 09:36am

Eclipse Prep, Online Luring of Children

Redmond PD Chief Dave Tarbet

August 16th, 2017 09:41am

Dispelling Eclipse Rumors

Peter Murphy, Oregon Dept. of Transportation

August 15th, 2017 09:07am

Crook County Eclipse Planning, New Jail Update

County Judge Seth Crawford

August 14th, 2017 09:30am

Changes To Oregon Promise Tuition Asst. Program

COCC Dir. of Financial Aid Kevin Multop & VP for Instruction Betsy Julian

August 10th, 2017 09:46am

Juvenile Offender Community Svc Programs

Jim Smith, Deschutes County

August 9th, 2017 11:03am

Downtown Crime Complaints

Bend Police Chief Jim Porter

August 8th, 2017 10:27am

Commercial Real Estate Outlook

Pat Kesgard, Compass Commercial Real Estate

August 7th, 2017 09:47am

August Series Kickoff, Eclipse Events

Pam Beezley, Sunriver Music Festival

August 3rd, 2017 10:24am

Wildfire Season Update; Eclipse Fire Danger

Kassidy Kern, Deschutes National Forest

August 1st, 2017 09:40am

Shopping Style Food Pantries

Carly Sanders, NeighborImpact Food Bank Mgr

July 31st, 2017 10:12am

The International Benzodiazepine Symposium

Kristi Miller and Marjorie Meret-Carmen

July 27th, 2017 10:35am

Bend-La Pine Schools Lunch Debt, Job Fair

Human Resources Dir. Debbie Watkins & Nutrition Svcs Dir. Terry Cashman

July 27th, 2017 09:47am

Eclipse Prep: JIC, MACC & EOC Explained

DCSO Capt. Deron McMaster

July 26th, 2017 10:04am

State K-12 School Funding, Bus Drivers Needed

Redmond Schools Superintendent Mike McIntosh

July 25th, 2017 10:15am

Eclipse Panel, Science and Safety

Jack Singal, U. of Richmond & Bob Perry, Redmond Patriots

July 24th, 2017 09:27am

New Developments, Traffic Congestion & Juniper Ridge

Bend City Manager Eric King

July 20th, 2017 09:59am

Housing Growth, Hwy 126 Construction & Eclipse Prep

Redmond City Manager Keith Witcosky

July 19th, 2017 09:03am

Eclipse Traffic, Joint Information Ctr

Peter Murphy, Oregon Dept. of Transportation

July 18th, 2017 10:30am

Summer Watering, Fertilizing

Cindy Jeffers, LandSystems Nursery

July 17th, 2017 10:29am

Small Business Development Center at COCC

SBDC Director Steve Curley

July 13th, 2017 09:13am

State Transportation Pkg, Eclipse Planning

Deschutes Co. Road Dept. Director Chris Doty

July 12th, 2017 12:08pm

Legality Of Recent Large Bicycle Gatherings

Bend Police Chief Jim Porter

July 11th, 2017 09:20am

State of the County Presentation

Deschutes Co. Commissioner Tammy Baney

July 10th, 2017 09:38am

New Sisters City Manager Shares Vision

Sisters City Manager Brant Kucera

July 6th, 2017 10:04am

New Banking Tech, Teen Financial Lessons

Kyle Frick, Mid Oregon Credit Union

July 5th, 2017 10:13am

Bend City Charter Review

Mayor Casey Roats

June 29th, 2017 09:50am

Preparing For the Rainbow Family Gathering

DCSO Capt. Paul Garrison

June 28th, 2017 10:29am

Redmond Early Learning Center Success

RSD Superintendent Mike McIntosh, RELC Grandparent Michael Reeves

June 27th, 2017 09:32am




  • Click on the link for the latest conditions on the mountain passes.


  • I-84,Troutdale MP 17 - 62, in the Coumbia Gorge remains closed. The highway is closed EB at Exit 17 in Troutdale. Trucks use US-26 to OR-35 as an alternate route.


  • Construction at 27th Street . Northbound Lane Closed from Ferguson to Bear Creek.  Detour in place.


  • 27th and Bear Creek Rd intersection varying traffic control changes


  • O.B. Riley Road South-bound lane closed south of Mervin Samples Rd (12/17)