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For more than 30 years, I’ve written about the lives of the people around me. Their triumphs. Their troubles. Their news. My goal has always been to provide informative, accurate and compelling stories. Readers put their trust in reporters, which gives all of us in journalism the license to keep ...

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@CrankyDad — 2,564 followers, 34,475 tweets

Jun 20, 2017

@OnMyElbows Dog day afternoon. Here in Bend, dogs rule the town.

Jun 15, 2017

Bulletin reporter Kyle Spurr was visibly excited when he received his new AP Stylebook today. #journalismjoysaredifferent https://t.co/nv0O3AZPSp

Jun 14, 2017

RT @TaraBannow: It's that time of year again: blackbirds dive-bombing runners #inBend. Has it happened to you? Call @thebulletin's @kylejspurr: 541-617-7820

Jun 13, 2017

RT @GregRajan: A truly winning headline in the Arizona Republic. Hope the psychic is OK. https://t.co/nAjgJhVNUy

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