Category Archives: Maupin News

Maupin Looks Forward to High Internet Speeds

About 15 years ago, the first high-speed internet became available as broadband service. Before that, you had to rely on dial up, which only had a 56 kbps connection. When you jumped to basic cable (broadband) internet, on the other hand, you enjoyed speeds of 4 to 8 Mbps, which is between 8 and 16…
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Maupin’s Imperial Stock Ranch Saves Global Clothing Company

Imperial Stock Ranch, a beef and wool producer in Maupin, Oregon, became the inspiration behind improvements in the wool industry around the world. This came about when a Central Oregon tourist visited the ranch for a tour, and got a rude awakening about his own company in the process. Maupin Tourist Finds Inspiration on the…
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Licensed Oregon Hunters and Fishermen Hacked

If you hold a hunting or fishing license Maupin or anywhere in the state of Oregon, you should be aware that your personal information may have been compromised. A vendor’s computer system was breached by hackers, who also accessed the sensitive data of Idaho and Washington state license holders. The number of vulnerable records that…
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Extreme Fire Danger Warning in Central Oregon

Central Oregon is a beautiful place with lots of forests, but sometimes fire can threaten to take all of this away. August is one of those times when central Oregon – including a city like Maupin -- is in danger of fires. Fortunately, if everyone is aware of the risk, they can work to prevent…
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