Bend-based Bank of the Cascades is buying Idaho's Home Federal Bank. The deal gives Bank of the Cascades $2.4 billion in assets and 56 branches in Oregon, Washington and Idaho.
Bend video producer Scott Elnes wants to promote the region's beer, recreation and technology with a music video.
The Ochoco Irrigation District closed the irrigation season early this year due to cool temperatures and wet weather.
The Cascade Angel Fund is launching in Bend this week to boost startup activity in Central Oregon.
Facebook's new cold storage facility next to its two Prineville data centers began operating last week.