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160,000 solar panels soaking up sun in central Oregon

The Gala solar power plant in Crook County is the largest in Oregon and covers almost 400 acres.

Solar power generation in Crook County took a big step forward this past fall and is poised to continue growing in the years ahead. 9 more words

Portland Tribune

Janet Stevens column: Crook County doesn’t have absurdly high food prices

Statistics can be deceiving. Unless you understand what went into them, it’s awfully easy to misunderstand what’s come out.

That’s what appears to have happened with the most recent… 43 more words


Hit-or-miss in Crook, Jefferson for self-serve gas

Many stations will continue pumping fuel for patrons

Gas stations in Crook and Jefferson counties were mostly noncommittal Thursday about their plans to permit self-service by motorists in the new year. 26 more words

The Oregonian

Editorial: OHA orchestrates bizarre journey for anti-tobacco grant

Racing around in circles is fun for kids and works great for NASCAR, but when it comes to government, it can get silly. Look at what happened recently in Crook County. 69 more words


Editorial: Data centers are good for Crook County

Tax breaks notwithstanding, data centers have been winners for Crook County and the city of Prineville. That continues to be true: Facebook announced Tuesday that it… 67 more words


OHA Audit | Crook County Development - OPB's Think Out Loud

Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson has just released an audit that shows the Oregon Health Authority misspent millions in taxpayer dollars. Richardson joins us to talk about the audit’s findings and what it means for the state agency that manages Medicaid and other health programs. 50 more words

OPB - Oregon Public Broadcasting