The lasting legacy of one man’s rock revolution If you’ve lived in Central Oregon long, you’ve probably seen the giant green signs between Bend and Redmond directing you towards a place called “Petersen Rock Garden.” The roadside attraction of eclectic novelty architecture has been attracting visitors...

Bend’s Makers District on the rise Maker A person who makes something. A company that makes a specified product. A subculture that includes engineering-oriented pursuits as well as more traditional activities such as metalworking, woodworking and traditional arts and crafts. The Makers District is a new...

The High Desert Museum living history volunteers live and breathe characters from the past There’s never time for Frank Graham, 70, to get bored in retirement. He’s taken on several different personalities to keep himself occupied. There’s the army sergeant, the sheriff, the train station agent,...

 Three world-class river fisheries on the dry side of the Cascades In fall, the Cascades region has much to offer the adventuresome angler. Summer-tepid rivers cool, autumn rains recharge dwindling streams with new water and life, steelhead are pressed to spawn, and trout and bass scramble...