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Quilt up for raffle at this year’s Round-Up

A handmade quilt designed and sewn by Goose Tracks and quilted by Kim Stanford of Alturas, Calif. will be up for grabs at this year’s Lake County Round-Up, the drawing to be held on Monday, Sept. 1. It is the tenth year a Round-up quilt will be raffled during the annual event. Tickets are available […]

Raffle tickets benefitting the Reece Initiative, an effort formed for a 6-year-old special needs child suffering from what doctors termed multiple developmental disorders, will be sold up until July 25. Tickets may be purchased at the Lake County Examiner.  The raffle drawing will take place on Wednesday, July 30. The effort is spearheaded by Thunder […]

Oregon Antique and Classic Aircraft Club is making an official stop in Lakeview during its 16th biennial Oregon Air Tour on Monday, July 21 with aircraft on display from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lakeview Airport. As many as 25 vintage and antique aircraft will be flying into Lakeview for an overnight stay […]

Each year, long-time residents of the community of Paisley are selected to serve as the Paisley Pioneers for the annual Mosquito Festival.  For 2014, the honor has been bestowed upon Ora and LaVonna Temple, according to a press release. The Temples have called Paisley home since 1956, and will lead this year’s Mosquito Festival parade […]

It’s never too early to start looking ahead to the forthcoming hunting seasons, and the Examiner wants to hear from Lake County’s loyal outdoor enthusiasts. Each year, the Examiner puts together its Hunting and Fishing edition prior to the onslaught of the fall season, and we’re always on the lookout for an interesting story or […]

Lakeview was awakened late on Tuesday, July 1, by the volunteer fire department siren, a call coming in at 11:03 p.m. for a barn on fire near town. The Lakeview Fire Department responded to the scene of the fire with two fire engines and a water tender. Thomas Creek Westside Fire Department also reported to […]

Pilots take to the skies for Festival of Free Flight

Pilots flocked to Lake County from as far away as Maryland to participate in the Umpteenth Annual Festival of Free Flight, July 3-6. Utilizing five launch sites scattered across Lake County and northern California, hang glider and paraglider pilots arrived to partake of the friendly skies. Taking place since the 1970s, the annual event showcases […]

Plenty of fun planned at the Plush Sunstone Festival

Egan County Park in Plush will be the hot spot come Saturday, July 12, when the first annual Sunstone Festival takes place, with proceeds benefitting the Schminck Memorial Museum in Lakeview. Starting at 10 a.m. and running until 5 p.m., the park will be packed with food, fun, and festivities for all ages. Organized by […]

Top Knot Hats: Silver Lake resident’s custom cowboy hats

Lisa Robinson of Silver Lake is well aware of the ‘many hats’ philosophy of Lake County living; and by no stretch is her level of experience described as ‘all hat and no cattle.’ Robinson recently established Top Knot Hats, a business centered around custom-made cowboy hats that are tailored to each and every customer. Few […]

Free healthy lunches for kids and summer fun fit the bill for the YMCA of Klamath Falls program in Lakeview. Through the state-funded Summer Food Program, kids ages 1-18 can get free lunches at the YMCA and neighboring McDonald Park from noon to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday all summer. Lunches consist of meat, proteins, […]

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