Week of July 31, 2016

Stumper: Who runs the park district?

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  • Jarod Opperman / The Bulletin A racer makes his way to the finish during the 5K Bend Beatdown skateboard race at Pine Nursery Park last May. A survey suggests most Bend residents like their parks, but only 44 percent of survey participants correctly identified the Bend Park & Recreation District as an independent government agency, unrelated to Bend?s city government.
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  • Album ID: 2068053

Gaps in 4G network hinder high-tech agriculture

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  • Jarod Opperman / The Bulletin Greg Mohmen demonstrates how his phone communicates with the irrigation equipment at McGinnis Ranch near Tumalo.
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  • Album ID: 2068064

A prix repeat for Jordan, Top Shelf

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  • Jarod Opperman / The Bulletin Megan Jordan and her horse Top Shelf clear a jump on their way to winning the $25,000 Sheri Allis Memorial Grand Prix at the Oregon High Desert Classics on Saturday.
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  • Album ID: 2068057

Marble shooters knuckle down at Bend tourney

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  • Jarod Opperman / The Bulletin Spectators gather to watch as Addie Bochner, 8, of Portland, takes a shot during the annual Summer Shootout Marble Tournament at the Des Chutes Historical Museum on Saturday.
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  • Album ID: 2068055

OSU-Cascades: Less than 2 months to go

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  • Ryan Brennecke / The Bulletin Work continues on the dining hall, left, and main academic building on the OSU-Cascades campus in Bend last week. The academic building is on track to be open by the time school starts Sept. 19, but the dining hall is expected to be ready later in the fall.
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  • Album ID: 2068041