OPB | March 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: Recent unemployment figures suggest that Central Oregon's economy is improving. It was one of the hardest hit by the recession and housing bust.
OPB | Nov. 07, 2013 12:30 p.m.
THURSDAY: Bend-based blogger Allie Brosh has turned her popular blog into a book of the same name: Hyperbole and a Half.
OPB | Oct. 09, 2013 12:25 p.m.
Water levels in Bend's Mirror Pond are dropping since the Newport Avenue Dam sprung a leak, as the community grapples with how to deal with silt buildup in the iconic pond.
June 29, 2012 9:06 a.m.
For the next stop in TOL's Our Town series, we'll head to Oregon's high desert to visit Bend.
June 02, 2011 9:06 a.m.
Through her life and her writing, Ellen Waterston captures change in Central Oregon.
Jan. 04, 2011 9 a.m.
A look at a new study of hexavalent chromium and US city drinking water.
Oct. 08, 2008 midnight
What are the lessons of central Oregon's boom and bust, and what are the right engines for its future success?
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