The High Desert Museum’s signature fundraiser, High Desert Rendezvous, returns on Saturday, August 29, at 6:30pm. The lively evening this year will take place in the virtual world. This marks the 31st year of the High Desert Rendezvous, making it one of the longest-running fundraisers in Central Oregon.  The online event will include special programming,…

(Beth Alvarado of Bend | Photo courtesy of Literary Arts) Bend’s Beth Alvarado has won the Literary Arts’ Sarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction for her book, Anxious Attachments (Autumn House Press). Judges were Lacey M. Johnson, Nishta J. Mehra and Rob Spillman. “I want to applaud every 2020 Oregon Book Awards finalist and congratulate…

(Erika McCalpine | Photo Courtesy of Oregon State University) Oregon State University–Cascades will host a virtual event June 29 to explore the racial unrest underway across the U.S. with a panel of Central Oregonians of color. Community members are invited to participate in the event, which takes place from 6-8pm via Facebook Live and YouTube….