Is the former Bend Pill Box pharmacy location now a medical marijuana dispensary?

I was heading downtown yesterday on Franklin, and I noticed the old Bend Pill Box pharmacy location near the intersection of Franklin and 3rd Street had a new(?) sign/banner on it (plus papered up windows which I think have been like that for a while): Here’s that banner, a little closer: I hadn’t heard or… Read More Is the former Bend Pill Box pharmacy location now a medical marijuana dispensary?

Shots

No, not that kind of shots. Immunizations. It’s back to school time, so it’s also time to verify that the kids are up to date on their shots. Deschutes County’s School Based Health Centers will be holding several “Back to School Shot Clinics” during the week of August 27. According to Deschutes County: Any student… Read More Shots

Hexavalent Chromium

You might have heard in the last couple of days that the Environmental Working Group (an environmental advocacy group based in Washington, DC) reported finding relatively high levels of the chemical hexavalent chromium in Bend’s tapwater (the 10th highest on their report of 35 cities around the country tested); this is the chemical that was… Read More Hexavalent Chromium