Tagged: Bend

Is Central Oregon's Economy Turning A Corner?

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.

Allie Brosh And Her Hyperbole And A Half

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.

Dam Leak Could Affect Mirror Pond Debate

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.

Our Town: Bend

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.

Northwest Passages: Ellen Waterston

June 02, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Through her life and her writing, Ellen Waterston captures change in Central Oregon.

Toxic Water?

Jan. 04, 2011 9 a.m.

A look at a new study of hexavalent chromium and US city drinking water.

Worse Before Better: The Central Oregon Economy

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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