The investigation into the alleged tampering of drug evidence by an Oregon State Police forensic analyst at the agency’s Bend lab has been expanded to cases that were not assigned to her, according to Deschutes County District Attorney John Hummel.
Blue Mountains Conservancy is seeking volunteers to help with a fencing project Saturday on the Mount Emily Recreation Area. The organization is looking to build fences around a pair of aspen groves — one of saplings and another of spouts — to protect them from wildlife and livestock. (Tim Mustoe/The Observer)
Blue Mountains Conservancy is looking for volunteers to aid the group in a day project as it builds fences around a pair of aspen groves Saturday on the Mount Emily Recreation Area.