ESPN’s college football preview

ESPN’s college football preview

The 2017 college football season ended with Alabama winning its fifth national championship. Now, it’s almost time for the 2018 season. The first games will kick off on Saturday, Aug. 25 and more games will be held on Thursday, Aug. 30 through Labor Day weekend. Earlier this year, ESPN posted the “Way-Too-Early Top 25” college… Continue Reading

Marvel’s latest blockbuster now on Movies on Demand

Marvel’s latest blockbuster now on Movies on Demand

If you’re a superhero fan, BendBroadband’s Movies on Demand has you covered with Avengers: Infinity Wars and also Deadpool 2—but if these films aren’t in your wheelhouse, there are lots more movies on tap. Start with a Gabrielle Union thriller, or Melissa McCarthy’s latest comedy, and finish out the month with the power-house ensemble piece, Book… Continue Reading

First Story golf tourney raises over $275,000, breaks record

The First Story Charity Golf Tournament & Opening Night Bash is one of the region’s most popular charity events. This year, the event smashed its previous record to raise funds for First Story, which provides zero-down, no-interest home loans for deserving and capable families in need of housing. First Story’s Wild West themed charity event… Continue Reading

Malicious emails and attacks on the rise

Malicious emails and attacks on the rise

Keep a watchful eye on your email inbox. Our internal security team has been noticing an uptick in malicious email campaigns sent to inboxes. These emails are phishing attempts. They’re designed to trick you into responding with action or information. Some might contain viruses or other malicious software, while others may steal your usernames, passwords, or… Continue Reading

Sunriver Art Fair, Aug. 10-12

Sunriver Art Fair, Aug. 10-12

Located in central Oregon, Sunriver attracts those near and far with the natural resources in its backyard. Of the 1,393 people that call Sunriver home, they are lucky enough to be surrounded with resources suitable for biking, water recreation, and skiing. And, there’s also room for art.  Sunriver will host its annual art fair on… Continue Reading

434 pounds of trash removed on Deschutes River Clean-Up Day

434 pounds of trash removed on Deschutes River Clean-Up Day

UPDATE: Thank you to the 150 volunteers who participated in the Deschutes River Clean-Up Day on July 28. Last year, volunteers removed 2,000 pounds of trash. This year, volunteers removed 434 pounds of trash. “When I first started coordinating the river clean-up, we mainly removed old mill debris, said Kolleen Miller, Enjoy Protect Respect committee… Continue Reading