As a young girl learning to drive a tractor on her family farm in La Grande, Oregon, Mariah Young never guessed she’d one day use those skills to na...

LOCAL GOODNESS New Asian dining on the westside In Japan, “ajii” means taste, flavor, charm, style or experience. In Bend, Ajii means a new Asian ...

A child carrying a round plastic saucer marches up a snow-covered hill to a predetermined launch pad. His eyes radiate happiness as warm steam exits h...

Imagine passing by a former hunting lodge while on vacation, buying it, moving your family across the span of the United States and opening a Christma...

Voting has ended. The winner will be announced on February 3rd, 2017!   We’re setting records #inBend for snowfall and we want to see your best...

“Local snowboard company SnoPlanks is gaining speed with their 2016 flagship model, the Model A board, an advanced iteration of the company’s orig...

Mt. Bachelor has gone to the dogs. Every day, several dozen canines are mixed in with the humans who work and play on the flanks of Bend’s ski hill....

To get the best tree, put down your wallet and pick up an axe Ask a typical American kid where Christmas trees come from, and you might get a humorous...

New places to drink beer seem to pop up every other day in Bend, but it’s not every day that one of the city’s first breweries reinvents its space...

It was a perfect July day and our wheels rolled along the riverside path, passing sightseers, dog walkers and lunchtime joggers. Our tour guide, well-...

Sam Olson sits in a room surrounded by the past. Flanking her are two hulking, cast-iron machines from the turn of the nineteenth century. They have f...

A Central Oregon film company aims high with feature film The Astronot One mark of a good film is when the audience has no idea that the filmmaking wa...

Vintage RV restorers Flyte Camp and life on TV   Local company Flyte Camp, owned by Anna and Justin Scribner, is in the business of restoring and...

Get outside this fall with great gear from local shops Summer is long behind us, but that doesn’t mean we can’t still go camping. With the right g...

An architectural redeux at the Riverhouse One of Bend’s oldest resorts got a major makeover this year. Step inside the newly renovated and renamed C...

A taste of the best food delivered in Bend Delicious food delivered to your doorstep is one of life’s great luxuries. Compared to urban areas, Centr...

Everyone knows that Central Oregon is beer crazy, but there’s a new way to get your hop fix while also indulging in the ultimate spa experience. Hop...

Local gallery and artist studio Atelier 6000 presents a new exhibit this fall celebrating the history of Japanese printmaking. “Opening Japan: Three...