Zettel and Black Butte School children look for archaeological treasures.
dig into Camp Sherman yard
Most folks usually
think of archaeologists searching the globe for a worthy site to excavate.
However, Forest Service archaeologists and members of the Archaeological
Society of Central Oregon (ASCO) spent last week digging up a front yard
in Camp Sherman.
repair deadline extended
Painters are putting the finishing touches on the re-faced
Sisters High School.
aids victims of attacks
Community organizations and individuals from Sisters continued
to rally in support of victims of the terror attacks on New York City
and Washington, D.C. on September 11.
damages roof of business
A brief whirl of wind churned up terra
cotta roof tiles over a business in the ironically named Three Wind Shopping
Center at the west end of Sisters on Friday, September 21.
foundation distributes funds
Sisters school programs, ranging from elementary school technology
to middle school science to high school band, got a financial shot in
the arm from the Sisters Schools Foundation last week.
travels in perilous times
Sometimes there are stories within stories. This September
has proven to be such a case for Camp Sherman's Andrea Balosky.
face less than ideal conditions
An early starting date, a full moon, and tinder dry conditions
are among the obstacles facing deer hunters when the deer rifle season
opens at the end of this week.
gets look at school designs
The taxpayers who will be paying for a new Sisters High School
got a first look at designs for the facility they have purchased at a
workshop on Monday evening, September 24.
Ridge closes for season
The Green Ridge fire lookout closed earlier this month, after
another season of guarding the Sisters country from wildfire.
an eye on the local volcanoes
Next Tuesday evening, October 2, the U.S. Geological Survey
and the U.S. Forest Service will host a public meeting to provide local
residents with information on recent developments related to volcanic
activity in the nearby Three Sisters mountains.
alerted to economic woes
A slumping economy may take the wind out of the sails of the
smooth-riding Sisters School District budget later this year.