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home : business : business January 22, 2017

Contractor builds to last in Sisters
"I am very particular about what I do," says contractor Ed Cook. "I'm all about detail."
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Sisters merchants feel winter's chill
While businesses that sell winter clothing or other cold-season necessities have done well in recent weeks, the prolonged cold snap and heavy snowfall has played havoc with other Sisters companies.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Hearing set on Sisters airport listing
The Oregon Department of Aviation will hold a public hearing regarding Sisters Eagle Airport's request to be added to the State of Oregon's listing of significant airports on Wednesday, February 8, at 6 p.m. in the Sisters High School Lecture Room.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Laird SuperFood awarded forgivable loan
The Sisters City Council has approved the funding of a $51,000 forgivable loan to Laird SuperFood, a business that opened in Sisters in November 2015.
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Sisters artist tapped for cable ad campaign
When the "local dog," BendBroadband, got to work on a new advertising campaign, they tapped a "local dog" to represent the company.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Sisters business lands Disney contract
Longtime Sisters resident and local artist Susanne Redfield has landed a major contract with Disney.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
The Belfry will operate under OLCC suspension
The popular community venue The Belfry will not be able to serve alcohol for 55 days starting December 20, under a settlement agreement with the Oregon Liquor Control Commission.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Fire district recognized for budget work
The Sisters-Camp Sherman Fire District is good at putting out fires and saving lives. It turns out that they're good at running the business of fire service, as well.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Fire district saves taxpayers $195,000
The Sisters-Camp Sherman Fire District recently completed the process of issuing a general obligation refunding bond to lower the interest expense on the District fire station.
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Airport boundary under local control
The question of whether the boundary of Sisters Eagle Airport could be expanded as part of a process listing it among the state's "significant airports" has been put to rest.
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
The Zen of construction in Sisters
Scott Stoery is a local craftsman and builder who imbues his projects with a Zen-like quality, whether he is installing stones in the landscape or building a tiny house on wheels.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Ear Expressions marks 25 years in Sisters
Nikki Heiden was relaxing in her friend's backyard in Corvallis back in 1978, talking about work. She though she needed to "do something" - as in something entrepreneurial - and her friend agreed. So they opened Ear Expressions in a local mall.
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Massage therapist puts down roots
What started out as a "whim" for McKenzie Lighty-Wilcox has turned into a calling and a life adventure.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Business attacked by ransom virus
It was a sickening punch in the gut. Last week, one of the staff at Lakeview Millworks in Sisters told owner/operator Brad King that she couldn't get into some of her files. King investigated. "My jaw dropped as I realized that a lot of files were frozen," he told The Nugget.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Circuit Rider is on a mission
Peter Herman of Circuit Rider Carpet Cleaning has been cleaning carpets and upholstery for home and office since 1982 in what he describes as "a labor of love."
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Sisters Acupuncture marks 20 years in Sisters
"I give you three months," Jack the barber told Greg Wieland. "You'll be broke and you'll be out of here. This conservative community will never support what you do." Wieland was just establishing his Sisters Acupuncture practice in his new hometown.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Cascade Trailstop Market opens in Sisters
There is a new stop on the trail through downtown Sisters.

Cascade Trailstop Market opened in the space adjacent to the downtown Shell station last week, offering convenience shopping for local folks and travelers passing through.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Fought, Black Butte Resort win golf awards
Jeff Fought developed an affection for golf early in life during outings with relatives, including his grandmother.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Hemp harvest underway east of Sisters
The folks who are waiting for the noise to die down from the agricultural fans fighting off frost on 30 acres of industrial hemp east of Sisters will have to wait a bit for quiet nights.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Sisters resident takes Redmond development role
A Sisters Country woman will help guide the economic fortunes for the City of Redmond after being named the town's community development department director.

Kate Porsche was chosen over more than 30 other applicants from nearly a half-dozen states, said Redmond City Manager Keith Witcosky.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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