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2022 DESCHUTES COUNTY FAIR & RODEO

8/4/22, 12:12 PM 2022 DESCHUTES COUNTY FAIR & RODEO The Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo opened yesterday-August 3rd for its 102nd year and runs through Sunday, August 7th in Redmond, Oregon. Daily…

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THE “UN-AMERICAN”

01/23/2022, 2:11 PM THE “UN-AMERICAN” “I WOULD TELL THEM (People’s Rights) they’re an anti-American, dangerous group that repulses me…” (Deschutes County Chief Law Enforcement Officer/District Attorney…

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BLACK LIVES MATTER (BLM) RALLY

9/19/20, 6:58 PM BLACK LIVES MATTER (BLM) RALLY Downtown Redmond, Oregon-Centennial Park Since the end of May, Ranch Matters have been covering the BLM Protests/Demonstrations/ Riots in Portland. Today,…

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WILDFIRE RELIEF REPORT

9/11/20, 6:40 PM WILDFIRE RELIEF REPORT Ranch Matters stopped by the Deschutes County EXPO CENTER and learned the Center is not be used as an actual evacuation location, but rather as a “REGISTRATION …

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TWO YEARS LATER

8/19/20, 7:24 PM On 8/7/18, we reported construction on the controversial Emergency Exit Road/Quail Road Extension had begun. Ranch Officials and other government stakeholders held their groundbreaking…

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TRAIN TRAFFIC ALERT

3/26/20, 11:12 AM TRAIN TRAFFIC ALERT Deschutes County 911 stated this morning that BNSF reported a 5,000’ long train would pass through the Redmond area, possible causing traffic delays up to 90 minutes….

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WHERES THE PETITION?

6/18/19, 6:21 PM   http://www.crookedriverranch.com/files/9415/6089/9793/BOD_Regular_Meeting_Audio_Recording_6_17_19.mp3 At last nights CRR/BOD Meeting (6/17/19), President Carl Harbour provided …

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ON THE ROAD AGAIN

3/29/19, 1:23 PM State vs. Butler (Bim) Maclean Gander Case No: 17 CR 51997 UPDATE Ranch Matters Reported the latest developments regarding Butler (Bim) Gander’s Case on 2/21/19, in a story titled,…

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6000 LB WEAPON

2/19/19, 12:49 PM Sentencing Today, Shantel Witt, learned her fate before Deschutes County Circuit Court Judge Michael Adler in a packed courtroom. Before Judge Adler imposed his sentence he made a few…

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