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Teen Tornado

Chore busting without the struggle By Angela Switzer Recently, grocery shopping during a fundraiser for the high school band, I was struck, not only by how hard- working these teenage band members were, but...

Loving & Letting Go

The need for new foster homes in Central Oregon is huge. If you’re thinking of becoming a foster parent, here’s what you should know. By Nicole Vulcan My First experience with foster care came...

Nest News

Student Influx Get ready for a surge in new students entering the Bend-La Pine school district this year. Administrators are estimating an influx of approximately 1,100 new Kindergarten children starting school in the fall....

Q&A with a Bend Pediatrician

Q: My five-month-old is experiencing frequent diaper rashes, causing her pain when we change her. The redness and crying concerns me. Will this clear up or should I seek medical attention? A: Diaper rashes...