May 25, 2001
Serving Western Deschutes County
Sisters, Oregon

© 2001
The Nugget Newspaper
Sisters, Oregon
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Eric Dolson, Publisher

The 2001 State Golf Champions display their trophy.

Lightning sparks Squaw Creek Canyon blaze
A lightning strike kindled a wildfire in Squaw Creek Canyon late on Wednesday afternoon, May 23.

Outlaws golfers are state champs
Nobody talked about it much, but after finishing second in the state golf tournament last season, the Sisters boys golf team had the state championship as its goal for this year.

Forest Service prepares for the fire season
The Forest Service is gearing up for another fire season.

Sisters schools: a family affair
Sisters schools have come to resemble a mom and pop organization. There are several husband and wife teaching teams and the district recently hired the superintendent's sister-in-law as a teacher.

Cheathams are rodeo grand marshals
Jim and Carrie Cheatham of Sisters have been selected as Grand Marshals for the 2001 Sisters Rodeo parade to be held Saturday, June 9 at 9:30 a.m. on Cascade Avenue in downtown Sisters.

City of Sisters mulls couplet options
Traffic engineers, citizens and city officials are looking over options for a future couplet through Sisters.

Archaeological dig targets cave site
Central Oregon has long been a crossroads for human visitors.