Children teaching children about difficult life events When John Armour died suddenly this past February, his widow, Shelley Ransom of Bend, sought grief counseling within days of her husband’s funeral for her daughters, Josie, 10, and Zoe, 8. The counselor suggested the children watch a...

 Officers and Bend K9s team up to save and protect lives You’ll have to forgive Bend Police Officer James Kinsella if his uniform isn’t perfectly tidy. He spends 24/7 with Haras, a 60-pound Belgian Malinois police dog whose furry coat has a particular affinity for...