Residents helped reduce the wildfire threat in the Sister's area by making 250 trips to the Northwest Transfer Station for Fire Free fuels reduction around their homes. Thank you to all of our area constituents and the First Responders who came out to assist from ODF, USFS, Cloverdale Fire and Sisters Fire.
At approximately 0541 hours, The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office responded to a theft in progress at the Cloverdale Fire Station on George Cyrus Road. It was reported that a green and silver Chevrolet pickup was stealing fuel from an onsite commercial fuel tank. The fuel was being put into large black barrels in the truck bed. A patrol deputy responding located the vehicle at the intersection of Fryrear Road and Highway 20. The deputy attempted to stop the truck but the dri