Lending a helping hand

Volunteers sort thrift items at the Brightside Animal Center Thrift Store for the Martin Luther King Jr., Day of Service, Jan. 19. Volunteers came from a variety of places including, Target, Summit High School, and the Bend Kiwanis, and helped sort items in the warehouse.

Central Oregon hoop action continues

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Tanner O'Neal goes to the hoop against a crowd of Mountain View defenders. O'Neal scored six points in the game. Mountain View won the IMC contest to go 2-0, while the Ravens fell to 2-1 in League play. Ridgeview is 12-3 overall and 3-1 in Intermountain Conference play.  The Ravens host Bend Jan. 27 at 7 p.m.

Go pick up a copy of the Jan 21, 2015 

edition of the Redmond Spokesman!

Available at St. Charles Hospital, Texaco Mini Mart, La Burrito / Sassy's Cafe, and Moe's Food Mart. 

Obituaries Jan. 21, 2015

Helen H. (Varco) Brown, of Redmond
Oct. 18, 1918 - Jan. 15, 2015
Arrangements: Redmond Memorial Chapel is honored to serve the Brown family. Please sign our guest book at www.redmondmemorial.com  541-548-3219
Services: A private family Graveside Services will be held. A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at a later date this month. At The Community Presbyterian Church Redmond, Oregon.
Contributions may be made to: The youth group at The Community Presbyterian Church, 529 NW 19th Street, Redmond, Oregon 97756 or call 541-548-3367.

Kasey Patrick Williams, of Corvallis
June 16, 1992 - Jan. 10, 2015
Arrangements: McHenry Funeral Home, 1-541-757-8141
Services: Saturday, Feb. 7, at 1:00 pm at the High Desert Event Center at the Deschutes County Fairgrounds, Redmond, Oregon.

Daniel Mark Jordan, of Mitchell
April 3, 1949 - Jan. 10, 2015
Arrangements: Whispering Pines Funeral Home, 541-416-9733
Services: Memorial Service Saturday Jan. 24, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Mitchell Community Hall.

Douglas John Kane, of Redmond
Mar. 12, 1962 - Jan. 12, 2015
Arrangements: Autumn Funerals- Redmond (541-504-9485) www.autumnfunerals.net
Services: A Celebration of Life will take place at a later date.

Donald R. Lucas, of Prineville
May 13, 1948 - Dec. 29, 2014
Arrangements: Juniper Ridge Funeral Home, 541-362-5606
Services: There will be no services held at this time.


Preview Jan. 21, 2015

Here's a preview of the Jan. 21 edition of the Redmond Spokesman Newspaper. Be sure to pick up a copy when it becomes available tomorrow! The paper is available at a variety of places including Grocery Outlet, Rite-Aid, Westside One Stop, and Christie's Kitchen.  

Front Page

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Volunteers key to Redmond economic success
Volunteer Site Director  Maureen Davis marshaled a few hundred volunteers to another successful completion of the Oregon Wrestling Classic. Davis has directed the tournament for the past 12 years -- since it was moved to Redmond in 2002. The tournament pays big dividends to Redmond business.  
Page One, The Spokesman 


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Huffer to Hall of Fame
Crooked River Ranch golf pro Pat Huffer has served the golfing community since the mid 1970's and guided the CRR golf course  since 2006,  keeping the Ranch course above water through hard times. Huffer will be inducted into the Pacific Northwest Section PGA Hall of Fame this April. 
See Sports, Page 3.


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Cozy Cafe
Get a preview of Cozy Cafe, at 323 NW 6th Street, featured in this weeks edition of the Redmond Spokesman. Shellyann Robertson opened the cafe last July and offers an array of 'from-scratch' homestyle cooking. Make sure to give her restaurant a visit!


Extra! Extra! Read all about it

The Jan. 14 edition of the Redmond Spokesman is at newsstands now. Go pick up a copy, and get one for a friend too!

Jan. 14, 2015 Preview

This week's edition of the Redmond Spokesman is on newsstands! The newspaper is available at a variety of places including Moe's Food Mart, Black Bear Diner, Bi-Mart, and Starbucks at the Nolan Town Center. Be sure to pick up a copy! Here is a preview of whats inside:

Front Page

The problems of the working poor and homeless haven’t diminished with the economic turnaround. Redmond social service organizations are still experiencing a high demand for food and other services. St. Vincent de Paul Redmond has taken steps to improve it’s ability to provide services to people in need. Read the full story in this week’s Redmond Spokesman. 


This weekend 3,000 wrestlers will return to the High Desert for the 12th year running at the Oregon Wrestling Classic. Local high school wrestling teams will be among the 84 teams competing for state dual meet championships in five classifications. The meet will also host 1,000 kid wrestlers and the first ever girls dual meet between two Oregon High Schools. Look to page 3 in this week’s Spokesman.


Redmond Chamber of Commerce will host their annual banquet and business awards at Eagle Crest this year, with a predicted 250 attendees. Any Redmond citizen is welcome to join the festivities on Jan. 23, tickets priced at $35. Find a full preview in this weeks edition of the Redmond Spokesman Newspaper.