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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, […]

Antle to travel Europe as Music Ambassador

For the first time since 1999, a Lakeview High School student will be embarking on a European trip as a part of a biennial concert tour with Oregon Ambassadors of Music (OAM), an organization overseen by Voyageurs International, Ltd. Saylor Antle, a junior at LHS in the fall, will spend the next year fundraising to […]

A recently-established organization is commitment itself to the long-term continuation of rodeo events in Paisley. Aptly operating as the Paisley Rodeo Club, LLC, the group consists of a committee that includes Jolie Murphy, Brady Murphy, Martin Murphy, Brenda and Mike Norris and Daphne Story. Spokesperson Jolie said that the group’s formation stemmed from a desire […]

Festival of Free Flight adds airborne twist to Fourth of July celebrations

Lakeview’s umpteenth annual Festival of Free Flight draws hang glider and paraglider pilots from all over to the area to catch the breeze, explore open spaces and utilize easily-accessible launch sites. Promising two days of competitive flying July 4-5, festivities will begin on Thursday, July 3 with pilot registration and a review of launch sites […]

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