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Containing The Two Bulls Fire Near Bend

OPB |June 09, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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 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.

Our Town: La Pine

Sept. 28, 2012 12:06 p.m.

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

Little Century: Central Oregon in 1900

July 26, 2012 9:30 a.m.

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

July 13, 2012 9:06 a.m.

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

Our Town: Warm Springs

March 08, 2012 9:06 a.m.

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

Feb. 01, 2012 9:06 a.m.

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

Crooked River Roundup

June 24, 2011 9:15 a.m.

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

June 20, 2011 9:06 a.m.

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

Northwest Passages: Ellen Waterston

June 02, 2011 9:06 a.m.

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

66 and 67 Have Passed. Now What?

Jan. 27, 2010 9 a.m.

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

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?

Fishing for Passion

Oct. 07, 2008 midnight

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

Stranded in Oregon

May 14, 2008 midnight

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

The Business of Prisons

March 10, 2008 midnight

How are prisons affecting your local economy?

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