THE BEND BULLETIN/PHOTOTerry “Mike” Harper stands at his property after the Darlene Fire.
LA PINE – Residents in and around La Pine on July 16 have since returned to their homes after the Darlene Fire ravaged the surrounding countryside.
But for some, it was not a welcoming sight.
Like for former longtime Creswell resident Terry “Mike” Harper, 72, who moved away from Creswell four years ago, with a dream that one day he would live totally “off the grid.”
People over the decades may remember seeing Harper hanging . . .