- Redmond City Manager Mike Patterson announced this week that interim Redmond Fire and Rescue Chief Tim Moor would be taking the position permanently. Moor has been with the Redmond department since 1981 as a volunteer and full-time since 1992. Moor succeeds previous chief RonOliver, who left this fall for a chief's position in California.
Three local churches will be offering a rotating homeless shelter through the month of February. Redmond Christian, Assembly of God, and Community Presbyterian churches will provide meals and a bed for a week each, with church members donating time to the project. Optimally, the churches hope others come forward so next year nightime shelter can be available for the homeless all winter.
Redmond High School wrestlers Austin Enoch and Justin Martin came home champions from the Reser's Tournament of Champions last weekend. Enoch was undefeated in the 140-pound division and Martin took the 152-pound class.
The Spokesman printed the first edition of "Panther Pause", a monthly page dedicated to students of Redmond High School.