saved a home in Black Butte Ranch after a fire broke out on Wednesday,
damages Black Butte Ranch home
A fire did significant damage
to a Black Butte Ranch home on Wednesday, June 20.
man recovering from horse accident
Bill Mintiens is
back home in Sisters recovering from severe facial injuries received in
a horseback riding accident on Sunday, June 17.
Open underway at BBR
Top golfers from
across the Pacific Northwest are on the links at Black Butte Ranch, contending
in the Oregon Open 2001 tournament, June 22-27.
Guard tackles forest jobs
Sisters took on
the appearance of a military base this week as approximately 300 troops
of the 1249th Engineer Battalion of the Oregon Army National Guard moved
into the area.
approves tower lease
The City of Sisters signed a lease to allow a 120-foot cell
phone tower in Sisters -- but the company that sought the lease may reject
Nagelhout wins school repair contract
Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company (KNCC) of Bend won the
contract to repair extensive damage at Sisters High School at a special
school board meeting on Thursday, June 14.
spark school success
Parent volunteers provide a vital spark at Sisters Elementary
School, steering the education of their children and helping busy staff
teach and supervise students.
Habitat for Humanity celebrates
Habitat for Humanity celebrated its tenth anniversary in Sisters
with a birthday party in the Village Green park last Saturday, June 16.
Fair will offer family entertainment
What may be the grandest yet of the annual Country Fairs sponsored
by Sisters Episcopal Church is scheduled for Saturday, August 11.
students do well in history competition
Black Butte School students fared well at the National History
Day competition this past week at the University of Maryland.
Project wraps up year
Students, teachers, and supporters of the Americana Project
gathered at Sisters High School on Friday, June 15, to eat pizza and celebrate
the completion of the first year of the roots music education program.