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I moved down to Glendale, az in 1969. I worked as a bank teller until I was married in 1970. We still live in Glendale and raised our 3 children here.

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J Bar J to construct vocational training building on campus  Bend Bulletin

Local school districts have recently upped their investments in career and technical education, including Bend's re-imagined Marshall High School. J Bar J Boys ...



Bend man arrested, charged with luring a minor  Bend Bulletin

A Bend man and volunteer wrestling coach was arrested Wednesday afternoon on suspicion of sending sexually explicit pictures to a Bend High School student.



Bend High honors alumnus lost in the Vietnam War  Bend Bulletin

Bennie Lee Dexter attended Bend High School, and enlisted in the U.S. Air Force before graduating with his class in 1964. He never returned home after being ...



North Bend High School represented at statewide science conference  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — North Bend High School students represented their school at the State of the Coast Conference last month.



Bend parachute expert rescues downed U.S. flier in Vietnam in 1968  Bend Bulletin

Compiled by Don Hoiness from archived copies of The Bulletin at Deschutes County Historical Society.100 Years agoFor the week endingDec. 1, 1918Women ...



New North Bend Trade Building makes progress  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — The North Bend Trade Building is on track to be finished by early March.



Sports Roundup  Curry Coastal Pilot

Bruins boys soccer The Bruins boys soccer team will be putting the finishing touches on their season this week when they meet for their awards banquet.



Richard Ronel “Ron” Marsh  Bend Bulletin

October 26, 1932 - November 27, 2018Ron Marsh, 86 years old, passed away in Bend, Oregon on November 27, 2018.Ron was born October 26, 1932 in ...



Ryan Stallings earns Eagle Scout Award  Coos Bay World

Ryan Stallings, the son of Eric and Melissa Stallings, started his scouting career as a cub scout in North Bend in the fifth grade. As a cub scout he earned the ...



Great Bend remains optimistic in light of national woes in 2008  Great Bend Tribune

Each week we'll take a step back into the history of Great Bend through the eyes of reporters past. We'll reacquaint you with what went into creating the Great ...



An early look at Bend's next high school  KTVZ

Bend's next high school is another step closer to becoming a reality.



Friday Prep Roundup: Ocosta blowsout North Beach  The Daily World

Also: Willapa Valley's Friese scores 31 points in victory; Monte boys move to 4-0 with win.



Bend faced a dangerous doctor shortage in 1943  Bend Bulletin

Compiled by Don Hoiness from archived copies of The Bulletin at Deschutes County Historical Society.100 Years agoFor the week ending Nov.



Architect presents options for USD 428 master plan  Great Bend Tribune

Great Bend USD 428 administrators and SJCF architect Terry Wiggers shared the district's evolving master plan at four community feedback meetings Tuesday.



Great Bend native returns home as family medicine physician  Great Bend Tribune

Through much of his pre-med curriculum and medical school, Jonathan Pike, MD, thought about eventually caring for patients in his hometown.



Anniversary: Suzanne and Jim Callahan  Bend Bulletin

CallahanJim and Suzanne (Pucher) Callahan, of Bend, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a vow renewal at St. Francis Church followed by a ...



Tuesday's area high school basketball roundup  Great Bend Tribune

KEADY CLASSIC. TUESDAY. HOISINGTON 62, SPEARVILLE 30. Hoisington played perfect basketball with a 30-0 scoring run to stretch a 18-13 lead to 48-13 ...



Maxwell Receives Permanent Honor at COCC  KBND

BEND, OR -- Central Oregon Community College is now a Medal of Honor College. Extended Learning Dean Jerry Schulz, also a veteran, pursued the official ...



COCC veterans center named for Medal of Honor recipient  KTVZ

Central Oregon Community College is now an officially designated “Medal of Honor College” following a resolution by its board of directors to honor Bend's ...



Hays High boys take down Great Bend in opener  Hays Daily News

Rick Keltner is a critic of boring basketball. The longtime Hays High boys coach loves a fast-paced, high-flying, trigger-happy style of play. The Indians have the ...



Schools take a new approach to discipline  Great Bend Tribune

It sounded as if Krystal Woodral was giving school board members a raspberry Thursday when she demonstrated an anger management technique taught to ...



Local musicians help raise funds to support Bay Area high school students  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — Community members from around the Bay Area gathered Saturday evening at 7 Devils Brewing Company in Coos Bay to support local high ...



Students of the Week  Great Bend Tribune

October Students of the Week at Great Bend High School were, from left: Fritz Alexis, Mayra Ramirez, Joseph Moeder, Adrian Arras and Jaime Arellanas.



School corporation investigating fight at Clay High involving teacher  ABC 57 News

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- A South Bend high school teacher was caught up in the middle of a fight that was caught on video. The video is making its rounds on ...



Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board to test Pony Creek Dam warning system  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — The Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board will be conducting a test of the Pony Creek Dam warning system Saturday.



Evelyn M. Farris  Fremont Tribune

June 21, 1914 – December 3, 2018. Evelyn M. Farris, 104, of Fremont passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at Nye Legacy in Fremont. Evelyn was born June 21, ...



Friedeman to join GBHS honored inductees  Great Bend Tribune

Great Bend High School has announced its 2018 inductee to the GBHS Hall of Fame. Recognized will be Matt Friedeman, a 1977 GBHS graduate, former radio ...



Bill Callaway takes over as North Bend boys coach  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — In a stroke of luck, North Bend got a boys basketball coach.



Vernon L. Doonan Jr.  Hays Post

Vernon L. Doonan Jr., 69 passed away on December 3, 2018 after a long illness. He was born to Vernon L. Sr. and Doris (Cook) Doonan on November 16, 1949 ...



The week ahead in sports  Bend Bulletin

A rundown of games and events to watch for locally and nationally from the world of sports (all times Pacific):MondayNFL football, Tennessee at Houston, 5:15 ...



Sports Briefs for Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018  The Daily World

Montesano youth soccer team advances to Rec Cup semis; South Bend announces fall sports awards.



Santa's Workshop opens Monday  Great Bend Tribune

Great Bend High School students, community volunteers and Great Bend Recreation Commission staff will transform the City Auditorium into Santa's Workshop ...



GBHS to honor veterans  Great Bend Tribune

Great Bend High School invites the community and local veterans to attend its annual Veterans Day Assembly Friday morning at 9 a.m. in the main gym.



USD 428 Calendar Highlights  Great Bend Tribune

The following events are scheduled for Great Bend USD 428.



Tuesday Girls Basketball Roundup: Montesano downed in overtime  The Daily World

There's an old adage that best describes the Montesano girls basketball team's 64-60 loss to Rochester on Tuesday: It's not whether you win or lose, it's how you ...



Former North Bend High School Principal Bill Lucero files tort claim  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND – Former North Bend High School Principal Bill Lucero has filed a tort claim with the North Bend School District.By definition, a tort complaint ...



'Rocket Man' chosen as 'A Novel Idea' community read  KTVZ

Deschutes Public Library has announced Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man's First Journey to the Moon as the ...



Building needs could lead to bond issue for USD 428  Great Bend Tribune

Implementing options for every building on a list of potential improvements to Great Bend USD 428 facilities would cost between $90 million and $150 million, ...



School board will recognize band Monday  Great Bend Tribune

Students in the Great Bend High School band and their instructors will be recognized at Monday's Great Bend USD 428 Board of Education meeting, set for 5 ...



Sleeping In Not Just For Summer: Bend-La Pine Considers Later High School Start Times  OPB News

As Oregon's school year wraps up, lots of high schoolers have one thing they're looking forward to: sleeping in. Many researchers can understand, contending ...



Steering committee seeks input on school needs  Great Bend Tribune

For several months, a community steering committee has assisted Great Bend USD 428's administration and school board in studying building needs. Now the ...



School board ready for community input  Great Bend Tribune

Community meetings to discuss the future needs of Great Bend USD 428 get underway this week. At Monday's school board meeting, Superintendent Khris ...



No artificial turf for Bend’s new high school  Bend Bulletin

A fourth comprehensive high school in Bend will open its doors in fall 2021, complete with a large sports complex. But its football, soccer and lacrosse teams will ...



Patricia Elaine Fredrickson  Coos Bay World

A memorial *service* will be held for Patricia Elaine Fredrickson, 84, of North Bend, at 1:00 pm Saturday December 8, 2018 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's ...



Mike Forrester returns to North Bend girls bench  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — Mike Forrester was in the North Bend gym some weeks ago watching basketball players take part in an open gym.



GBPL had many activities planned for December  Great Bend Tribune

Isn't it hard to believe that tomorrow is the first day of December? The holiday season tends to get so busy that it goes by very quickly, but we hope you will make ...



GBHS holds early Veterans Day assembly  Great Bend Tribune

Great Bend High School students honored veterans Friday in advance of Veterans Day.



Girls Basketball Roundup: Willapa Valley, Ocosta, South Bend pick up league wins  The Daily World

All three teams pick up early-season 2B Pacific League victories on Thursday.



Teen arrested for ‘credible’ threat to shoot students at Bend High  Bend Bulletin

Bend Police have arrested a 16-year-old boy who was believed to be planning a shooting at Bend High School.Zachariah James Mello Johnson, who police say ...



USD 113 schools awarded grant to support breakfast program  The Sabetha Herald Inc.

Submitted. The Kansas State Department of Education announced Tuesday, Nov. 13, that students at 42 schools, including Sabetha High School, Sabetha ...



Parade kicks of 'Home for the Holidays'  Great Bend Tribune

Here is a schedule of Home for the Holidays events taking place Saturday in Great Bend.



North Bend High School trade building moves to higher ground  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — The location for the new North Bend High School trade building has changed. According to district Superintendent Bill Yester, the architect for ...



JAG supports Sunflower recycling  Great Bend Tribune

Debbie McCormick and Connie Oetken, representing Sunflower Diversified Services, present a check to Deklyn Craven and other volunteers from Great Bend ...



Beauty and the Beast  Great Bend Tribune

Great Bend High School's fall play, “Beauty and the Beast,” will be presented at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, and at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 12-13.



North Bend High School principal removed in ACLU settlement  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — The American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon reached two settlements on Monday with the North Bend School District.



Former North Bend High School Principal Bill Lucero fights back  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — North Bend Middle School Vice Principal Bill Lucero is fighting back against the North Bend School District and the Oregon Department of ...



West Bend Theatre Company presents: A Christmas Carol  Shepherd Express

This annual production moves to the Silver Lining Arts Center and features new musical arrangements, a live orchestra with half the proceeds going to the West ...



North Bend High School to retire 40 U.S. flags  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — Forty United States flags are being retired at North Bend High School this week.When the culinary room was being renovated down to the ...



New SE Bend high school design, new UGB discussed  KTVZ

For the first time in about 10 years, the Bend-La Pine School Board and the Bend City Council held a joint meeting Tuesday evening to discuss issues of mutual ...



Former North Bend High School Principal Bill Lucero to receive pay increase after his demotion  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — When former North Bend High School Principal Bill Lucero was demoted, he got a raise.At least, he is budgeted to receive more money in the ...



STEM is everywhere  Great Bend Tribune

Science, technology, engineering and math were in the spotlight Monday as area high school students attended Barton Community College's annual Jack Kilby ...



Police respond to report of threat at North Bend High School  KEZI TV

North Bend High School was on lockdown Tuesday after police received a secondhand report a 15-year-old threatened to kill a 17-year-old student and “shoot ...



Opt-out rate increases for Bend-La Pine Schools in 2017-18  Bend Bulletin

Oregon's top education official finds it concerning that Bend-La Pine Schools' state testing opt-out rates remain high among 11th-graders. Close to 60 percent ...



Carolyn Ramona Slyter  Coos Bay World

A celebration of life for Carolyn Ramona Slyter, 87, of Coos Bay will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Nazarene Church, 1850 Clark St. in North Bend.



GBHS athletic trainer stumbled onto life passion at BCC  Great Bend Tribune

Ryan Zink knows serendipity is a force not to be ignored. He began pursuit of an education to become a teacher at Barton Community College after he ...



After discrimination allegations, North Bend moves high school principal to middle school  KCBY.com 11

NORTH BEND, Ore. - The high school principal removed from his post after accusations of discrimination at the school against LGBTQ students has been ...



North Bend School District responds to reassignment of high school principal  KEZI TV

NORTH BEND, OR. -- The North Bend High School principal who admitted to making students read the bible will be reassigned to another role next school year.



Steve Greif teaches at Coos History Museum  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — Once again, historian Steve Greif will offer a series of local history lessons during winter at the Coos History Museum. Weaving together ...



North Bend High School students hold walkout in protest to ACLU settlement  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — At 10:26 a.m. on Wednesday, nearly 100 students walked out of North Bend High School.The walkout was done in protest to the North Bend ...



Great Bend's Harvey Girl  Great Bend Tribune

Ruth Murray recalls leaving a movie theater on Dec. 7, 1941, and hearing from people on the street that Pearl Harbor had been attacked. Like Americans ...



Later start times, busing problems cause headaches for South Bend high school sports  South Bend Tribune

SOUTH BEND — Word of a big decision by the South Bend Community School Corp. had barely started to spread when Washington High School athletic ...



Former North Bend High School principal Bill Lucero has been reassigned  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — The principal who allegedly forced students to recite Bible verses has been reassigned to a new job within the North Bend School District.



Local Schedule  Coos Bay World

Today. No local events scheduled. Tuesday, Nov. 27. High School Sports — Meet the Bulldogs, North Bend High School, 6 p.m.. Wednesday, Nov. 28.



Bend High tight end helps lead Bears and is committed to play at Oregon State  Bend Bulletin

Perhaps it was easy to assume that Luke Musgrave would attend the University of Oregon, given that his father and uncle both played quarterback for the Ducks ...



Safety at Bend-La Pine Schools | Local News | Bend  The Source Weekly

After the recent school shooting in Florida and the threats at Bend Senior High, how safe are our schools?



North Bend High School students earn honors for second term  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — North Bend High School students have earned honors for the second term of the 2017-2018 school year.



La Pine High School student arrested in shooting threat  Bend Bulletin

For the second time in less than a week, a student in Bend-La Pine Schools has been arrested for threatening a school shooting.A school resource officer at La ...



South Bend high school students to start school later in the morning  WSBT-TV

South Bend high school students will now start school later in the morning.This news comes just 10 days before kids head back to class.This caught some ...



Bend volleyball dominates Mountain View  Bend Bulletin

As Bend High prepared for its volleyball bout with Mountain View on Wednesday night, Drake's “Back To Back” blared over the speakers in the Lava Bears' gym.



New principal named at Bend’s Mountain View High School  Bend Bulletin

Michael Hicks, an assistant principal at Bend High School, will become Mountain View's principal in July. Hicks has been an assistant principal in Bend for the ...



The ‘Incredible’ Sarah Vowell headlines Author! Author!  Bend Bulletin

Not often is an award-winning journalist, essayist and author of historical nonfiction also a successful Hollywood voice-over artist. But the trajectory of Sarah ...



North Bend High School students earn honors for third term  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — North Bend High School students have earned honors for the third term of the 2017-2018 school year. Students on the honor roll list earned a ...



North Bend School District begins superintendent search  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — The North Bend School District has begun its search for a new superintendent.



Liz Hewitt has coached volleyball at Bend High for some 40 years  Bend Bulletin

Liz Hewitt retired in 2003 after 26 years as the head volleyball coach at Bend High.But since then, she has not spent much time away from Lava Bear volleyball.



Raymond Nemec, 1938-2018 - Albert Lea Tribune  Albert Lea Tribune

Funeral services for Raymond R. Nemec, 79, of Hayward will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Theodore Catholic Church. The Rev. Kurt Farrell will officiate.



North Bend Schools face state scrutiny over alleged treatment of LGBTQ students  KVAL

NORTH BEND, Ore. - From the outside, this looks like any other day at North Bend High School.But for some people in the community, there's a rising tide of ...



Bend-La Pine Schools seeking bus drivers, maintenance workers at job fair  Bend Bulletin

The Bend-La Pine school district is hosting a job fair Friday, in which the district is looking to hire various classified (nonteacher or administrator) employees, ...



5 West Bend High School students arrested for after school fight  WDJT

WEST BEND, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Thursday afternoon a little after 2:30 p.m. a West Bend Police officer and other high school staff saw a fight happening in the ...



North Bend School District refuses to fill public records request made by attorneys representing former NBHS Principal Bill Lucero  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — The North Bend School District has refused to fill a public records request made by attorneys representing former North Bend High School ...



Author! Author! Lineup Announced | Book Talk | Bend  The Source Weekly

Deschutes Public Library Foundation's popular Author! Author! literary series is back for its seventh year, beginning Oct. 5. The foundation announced its ...



ACLU now represents two students from North Bend School District  Coos Bay World

These changes would prevent any other students from beings forced to read the Bible as punishment, as seen in a discrimination case against the North Bend ...



Senator Ron Wyden hosts town hall at North Bend High School  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND -- Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) met with community members and students at North Bend High School on Friday afternoon, May 4, for a town hall ...



Attorneys formally notify North Bend Schools that Lucero might file lawsuit  KCBY.com 11

NORTH BEND, Ore. - The former principal of North Bend High School removed from his post as part of an agreement between the school district and the ACLU ...



Bend High Honored By Special Olympics Oregon  KBND

BEND, OR -- Bend Senior High was honored Thursday for its commitment to helping students of all ability levels feel included, in the classroom and in athletics.



North Bend plans Hall of Fame inducations  Coos Bay World

North Bend will honor two past standout athletes, a longtime coach and historian, a pioneer coach and teacher and the state champion girls basketball team ...



Former North Bend principal seeks legal action against school  KVAL

NORTH BEND, Ore. - The former North Bend High School principal, Bill Lucero, is taking on the school district to get his old job back. In a letter to the North Bend ...



New principal ready to keep NBHS moving forward  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — “We have a motto of 'Best in the West,' so we are doing what we can to make sure we live up to that,” said the new.



North Bend keeps playoff hopes alive with homecoming win  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — After last week's second-half letdown in a loss to Ridgeview, North Bend needed a win Friday to keep its playoff hopes alive.



North Bend School District to begin registering students for upcoming school year  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — Registration for students planning to attend the North Bend School District will begin next week.



North Bend Trade Building breaks ground  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — Ground has been broken for the new North Bend Trade Building.



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