August 22, 2001
Serving Western Deschutes County
Sisters, Oregon

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The Nugget Newspaper
Sisters, Oregon
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Eric Dolson, Publisher

It could have been worse...
...bad judgement bent the car, not the boy.

Repairs will run past school opening
Extra work on the Sisters High School repairs has pushed the completion date back to September 19, according to Sisters School District facilities manager Bob Martin.

Local hikers watch glacier fall
Two local hikers saw a big chunk of glacier break away and fall into a lake on Broken Top earlier this month.

School district to tighten visitors' policy
Visitors to Sisters schools won't have direct access to students and will have to sign in with administrators under a new policy under consideration by the Sisters School Board.

Drivers are lucky in Highway 20 wrecks
Two drivers escaped serious injury in separate wrecks on a quarter-mile stretch of Highway 20 east of Sisters on Monday, August 20.

Fire danger leads to forest restrictions
Extreme fire danger in Central Oregon has prompted fire officials to impose restrictions on activities in Sisters area forests.

City, library near purchase agreement

The City of Sisters and the Deschutes County Public Library District have inched nearer to an agreement on the sale of the Sisters Library site to the library district.

Hole-in-One tourney keeps golfers swinging

Though no golfer managed to sink a hole-in-one in the money round, the second annual Sisters Kiwanis Million Dollar Hole-in-One Shootout held at the Aspen Lakes Golf course last weekend was deemed a complete success.

Worshipers attend tent revival
The 10-acre Durham Ranch east of Sisters provides the backdrop for Godstock, a tent revival meeting that, according to organizers, is "looking to lead people to Jesus" over two weeks of nightly worship.

Drive seeks supplies for school kids

Sisters area residents can help school kids start the year fully supplied for class through the region-wide Tools for Schools donation drive. The drop site in Sisters is at Les Schwab Taylor Tire Center.