Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Survival in a can: what to use and how to use it

Cedar Goslin The Broadside The difference between life and death could be the contents of a metal coffee can. Any moment in time can become a survival situation, according to Rebecca Barrett, local wilderness survival enthusiast. Barrett,...

Survival in a can: what to use and how to use it

Cedar Goslin The Broadside The difference between life and death could be the contents of a metal coffee can. Any moment in time can become a survival situation, according to Rebecca Barrett, local wilderness survival enthusiast. Barrett,...

What do you do when things start shaking?

Natalie Carter The Broadside What if all the chairs and tables around you began to vibrate violently and you had to struggle to keep yourself in your seat? Then someone yells “earthquake” as book shelves begin...

Lockdown: a response to aggressive intruder

William James The Broadside On Feb. 14, 2008 at 3:20 p.m., an alert went out to students of Northern Illinois University. “There has been a report of a possible gunman on campus.” Five people were murdered. A...

Some to celebrate Un-Thanksgiving

Michelle Greer The Broadside The third Thursday of November is a day for feasting for some. For others in the Native American culture, it is a day of solemn remembrance. “A lot of people I know celebrate...

News Briefs Nov 23, 2011

COCC’s community learning registration starts Dec. 5 Registration for Central Oregon Community College’s Community Learning winter classes will begin at 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 5. The schedule includes more than 250 new and regular noncredit offerings...

Injured Deer Found on Bend Campus

Tobey Veenstra The Broadside Two injured buck deer were spotted on Central Oregon Community College’s Bend campus and reported to campus security on Monday, Nov. 14. The deer each had one broken leg and were presumably...

COCC students host art sale

                Central Oregon Community College’s first Student Art Sale will be running for three days from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Pence Gallery in the Pinckney Center for the Arts on the Bend...

Emergency Shelters

Cedar Goslin The Broadside You should only expect to survive threes hours without shelter. Hypothermia can kill you in just a few minutes and it catches fast, according to John Heatherly, author of The Survival Template. Assuming...

Undermanned Blazers fought tough, but not tough enough to top NA

Stephen MacDonald The Broadside The fight for playoff positioning was in full effect Nov. 14, when the Blazers lost a tough fight to NA 102-96 in Central Oregon Community College intramural basketball action. Within the first two...