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Containing The Two Bulls Fire Near Bend

OPB | June 09, 2014

MONDAY: We'll find out how firefighting efforts are going in Central Oregon and what the blaze could suggest for this summer's fire season.

Is Central Oregon's Economy Turning A Corner?

OPB | March 13, 2014

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.

Our Town: La Pine

OPB | Sept. 28, 2012

Our next stop in our Our Town series is the Central Oregon city of La Pine.

Little Century: Central Oregon in 1900

OPB | July 26, 2012

Anna Keesey's debut novel, Little Century, looks at ranching life in Oregon at the beginning of the 20th century.

New Evidence for Early Prehistoric Oregon Population

OPB | July 13, 2012

Archaeologists at the University of Oregon have discovered new evidence of a prehistoric human population in North America.

Our Town: Warm Springs

OPB | March 08, 2012

We're heading to Warm Springs for the next in our Our Town series. Do you live in Warm Springs? Have you visited?

1st Congressional District Election Results

OPB | Feb. 01, 2012

On Tuesday, voters in Oregon's First Congressional District decide who will fill David Wu's vacant seat.

Crooked River Roundup

OPB | June 24, 2011

The Crooked River Roundup takes place in Prineville this weekend. We'll find what effect the rodeo has on this depressed Central Oregon town.

Mental Health Crisis Center Opens

OPB | June 20, 2011

What difference will Portland's new Crisis Assessment and Treatment Center make?

Northwest Passages: Ellen Waterston

OPB | June 02, 2011

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

66 and 67 Have Passed. Now What?

OPB | Jan. 27, 2010

What does the passage of measures 66 and 67 mean for Oregon?

Worse Before Better: The Central Oregon Economy

OPB | Oct. 08, 2008

What are the lessons of central Oregon's boom and bust, and what are the right engines for its future success?

Fishing for Passion

OPB | Oct. 07, 2008

What's the true art of angling? And should you eat what you hook?

Stranded in Oregon

OPB | May 14, 2008

What are the unique issues facing homeless people in rural Oregon?

The Business of Prisons

OPB | March 10, 2008

How are prisons affecting your local economy?