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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 […]

Seniors don’t need to slow down, thanks to the StrongPeople exercise program in Lakeview, overseen by the OSU Extension Office. Originally started as a supplement program during the winter months after the success of the Walk With Ease program established last year, the popularity of senior exercise sessions held at the Lake County Senior Center […]

SWCD agencies bring presentations to Lake County students

This spring the Fort Rock/Silver Lake and Lakeview Soil and Water Conservation Districts have been privileged to have Ellen Hammond, Water Quality Specialist from Oregon Department of Agriculture spend three days in April and May traveling the county to offer a hands on learning experience for the district’s elementary school students. Ellen’s presentation involves the […]

Thunder Ranch holds raffle to benefit Navy Seal’s son

Thunder Ranch, a training center for civilian, corporate, law enforcement and military clientele in tactical skills and defensive firearms, recently announced a raffle that will raise funds for a special needs child. All proceeds from the raffle will benefit the Reece Initiative, an effort formed for Reece, a special needs child suffering from what doctors […]

Lakeview’s community swimming pool officially re-opened for business on Monday, June 16, and has been getting quite a bit of use since with a busy summer scheduled. The Lakeview swim team practices are held in the mornings from 7 to 9:50 a.m. The team is preparing for its first meet of the season, which takes […]

Firefighters spend week of training outside of Bly

For five days new fire fighters camped and trained outside of Bly, learning valuable skills at Guard School to be applied during what is expected to be a busy summer fire season. During June 16-20 new fire fighters, 48 in total, along with instructors and support staff went through the rigors of learning basic survival […]

While the Lakeview chapter of Oregon Hunters Association (OHA) remains strong, the annual OHA Youth Day has been delayed until June 2015. “There was difficulty in getting all the volunteers needed to ensure that we put on an event on par with past years,” said Marla Slay upon announcement of cancellation of the popular youth […]

Lake County Fairgrounds will host not only fireworks and fun for the 4th of July, but showcase some of the best local musical talent during the 33rd annual Country Showdown. The KORV 93.5 FM Country Showdown will feature performances by aspiring country stars, competing for a chance to advance to the regionals competition in Coos […]

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