State of the city includes new hotels, park, subdivision

Mayor George Endicott discussed growth at RDM and elsewhere in Redmond at his annual state of the city speech

Mayor George Endicott discussed growth around Redmond Municipal Airport and elsewhere in town at his … Read more

In brief: Man arrested after allegedly taking stolen minivan through McDonald’s drive-thru

Also, a late Redmond-area resident is honored by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Redmond School District names two new directors.


Police: Man arrested after allegedly taking stolen minivan through McDonald’s drive-thru: A Redmond man … Read more

Dozens of Redmond-area students named to COCC dean’s list

The following local students were named to the winter 2018 dean’s list at Central Oregon … Read more

April 9-15 weather data

Weather Last week HIGH LOW PRECIP Monday, April 9 73 24 0 Tuesday, April 10 61 32 T Wednesday, April 11 58 32 0.16 Thursday, … Read more

20-year-old Bend man idenitified as climber who died at Smith Rock

A man who fell to his death April 10 at Smith Rock State Park has … Read more

In brief: Haystack area temporarily closed

Haystack Reservoir recreation area temporarily closed: The West Shore Recreation Area at Haystack Reservoir between … Read more

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Crooked River Ranch looks toward its potentially most important project

A second entrance to the growing community is in the work to improve residents’ safety

After starting as a destination resort in 1972, Crooked River Ranch has evolved into an … Read more

Climber falls to death at Smith Rock

A man appears to have fallen 200 feet to his death at Smith Rock State … Read more

Local Oregon State students make honor roll

Dozens of Redmond-area students qualified for the scholastic honor roll for winter term at Oregon … Read more

Sheriff: Wanted Albany man arrested after assaulting deputy

A wanted Albany man was arrested April 9 but not before allegedly assaulting a Deschutes … Read more

April 2-8 weather data

Weather Last week HIGH LOW PRECIP Monday, April 2 48 21 0.01 Tuesday, April 3 60 16 0 Wednesday, April 4 63 40 0 Thursday, … Read more

New downtown bridal store a Cinderella story

At Cinderella Bride Boutique, you will find more than wedding dresses. The aptly-named boutique does … Read more

Missing man with Redmond ties sought

Officials are seeking a man with Redmond ties who has been reported missing. Christopher Jason … Read more

March 26-April 1 weather data


Last week HIGH LOW PRECIP Monday, March 26 52 21 0 Tuesday, March 27 55 25 0 Wednesday, March 28 63 31 0 Thursday, … Read more

Airport plan looks at 20 years of growth

Big changes could be coming to Redmond Municipal Airport — but it could take a … Read more

Tickets available for Kiwanis dinner

Tickets are now on sale for the 14th annual Redmond Kiwanis Vintner’s Dinner, which is … Read more

Redmond weather data for March 19-25


Last week HIGH LOW PRECIP Monday, March 19 54 23 0 Tuesday, March 20 59 33 T Wednesday, March 21 62 38 0.16 Thursday, … Read more

Redmond wins playground in Trail Blazers contest

Redmond park will get money for new play set

Redmond’s Baker Park came from behind to win money for a new all-abilities play structure … Read more

March 12-18 weather data


Last week HIGH LOW PRECIP Monday, March 12 64 23 0 Tuesday, March 13 61 34 0.28* Wednesday, March 14 49 27 0.06 Thursday, … Read more

From the archives: Group tries to save home once owned by former German princess

Note: This story appeared in the July 26, 2017, Spokesman. The effort to save the … Read more

Redmond schools putting on shows for good causes

Redmond and Ridgeview high schools have long supported local causes with their Mr. RHS and … Read more

Changes made to Trail Blazers contest after “early and often” voting

Both Dallas and Redmond had thousands of votes removed

After concerns of people voting multiple times per day, tens of thousands of online votes … Read more

Redmond weather data for March 5-11


Last week HIGH LOW PRECIP Monday, March 5 50 16 0 Tuesday, March 6 58 16 0 Wednesday, March 7 61 23 0 Thursday, … Read more

Redmond man accused of breaking into cars in Bend

A Redmond man faces several charges after allegedly breaking into vehicles in Bend’s Old Mill … Read more

New townhomes looking to help meet rental demand

People have lots of reasons to select a particular place to rent, but Karla Stead’s … Read more

Redmond grad named to banking position:

Redmond High graduate Michelle Cross has joined Summit Bank’s Central Oregon office as associate business … Read more

Redmond in close vote for Trail Blazers playground prize

Redmond’s Baker Park had a narrow lead over Roger Jordan Park in Dallas in a … Read more

Feb. 26-March 4 Redmond weather data

Weather Last week HIGH LOW PRECIP Monday, Feb. 26 37 18 T Tuesday, Feb. 27 45 11 0 Wednesday, Feb. 28 47 33 0 Thursday, … Read more

Redmond woman gets neglect citations after dogs found

A Redmond woman was cited after sheriff’s deputies found five living and one dead dog … Read more

Teachers are students again

They get instruction on AVID, a new teaching program

Geoff Folsom Spokesman Area teachers gathered last week at Ridgeview High School to learn about … Read more

New owner for Redmond’s indie bookstore

Redmond’s only independent bookstore has a new owner. Kaci Aslamov, who owned Herringbone Books on … Read more

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