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Sheriff-elect, Mike Taylor, will be sworn into office at the beginning of January and is in the process to go through the proper qualifications to be fully equipped with what he needs. According to Taylor, there is a year grace period for the training or re-training that he needs to go through. Whether he needs […]

A new study conducted by the County Road Program of the Association of Oregon Counties (AOC), show that maintaining and repairing Oregon’s county roads is going to take additional revenue. The study, which can be found at www.OregonCountyRoads.org, concludes that revenue and expenditure forecasts over the next five years show a 54 percent annual shortfall […]

Locals lined up along Christmas Valley Road on Saturday, Dec. 13 evening to be astounded by the nine participants of the annual North Lake Chamber of Commerce Christmas Light Parade. The route began at Santa’s Hardware and Variety Store and finished at the Christmas Valley Community Center. The community gathered afterward at the Community Center […]

Dodds wins $1,000 Where In the World Examiner contest

Winning an assortment of gift cards totaling up to $1,000 was just icing on the cake for Margot Dodd’s 10 month effort in the Lake County Examiner’s Where In the World contest. The Examiner’s contest, which was sponsored by True Value Hardware, The Niche Boutique, Desert Rose Funeral Chapel, The 39er Variety Store, Burger Queen, […]

Lakeview Town Council accepted a bid from WSH Enterprises, Inc. out of Klamath Falls for extensive water line replacements to commence in 2015 at their regular session meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 9. Accepting a bid of $497,690 via Faron Baily of WSH, the award of the contract was unanimously approved by the council. WSH’s bid […]

Lakeview Stewardship Group honored with national award

Every year the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) recognizes groups and individuals who work to improve the health of watersheds, the Lakeview Stewardship Group being honored with the 2014 Chief’s Meeting America’s Needs Award for forest restoration efforts at the annual Chief’s Awards in Washington, D.C. A special ceremony was held on Friday, Dec. 5 to […]

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) and Oregon Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) have awarded the 2014 Riley Freeman Award to Adel ranchers Don and Diana Robinson. Don’s family has been ranching in the area since the late 1890’s and has exemplified qualities that is befitting to the annual award according to the release. The Robinson’s […]

Lakeview resident John Griffin was the winner of the photo submission portion of the ‘Where in the World is the LCE?‘ contest, earning a $250 gift certificate to True Value. The contest, which was held February through November, consisted of individuals taking photos of themselves with a copy of the Lake County Examiner in a […]

Extensive planning has gone into making the Christmas celebrations a memorable time in Lakeview. The final event coordinated by the Town’s Christmas Committee will take place on Saturday, Dec. 20, with the distribution of free s’mores to all in downtown Lakeview. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. volunteers will man stations outside of The Gathering […]

Cantata rouses a standing ovation

Hundreds showed up for the annual Lake Community Christmas Cantata Chorus at the Lakeview LDS Church on Sunday, Dec. 14, which reaped worthy applause after its less than one hour production. The program entitled “Were You There on That Christmas Night?” by Lloyd Larson was dedicated to the memory of 14 past choir members. These […]

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