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Fourth of July In Lake County

Lakeview’s July 4th filled with fun Lakeview will have a full slate of events scheduled to celebrate the Fourth of July properly with food, fun, flying, and fireworks. Starting at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, July 4, the Lake County Youth Mentors Program will host Pedal Power Palooza, a parade of festively decorated various non-powered wheeled […]

Lake County’s annual Round-Up, entering its 95th year, will for the first time be sanctioned as a Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) Pro Rodeo when festivities begin Labor Day weekend. “Being a PRCA event will bring a better show and more professionals all around,” said Round-Up Pres. Clark Maxwell.  “It came to a point where […]

Lake County’s Board of Commissioners formally adopted its 2014/15 budget last week during its Wednesday, June 18, regular session. Lake County Treasurer Ann Crumrine noted that the County had received its federal Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) sum in the amount of $1.037 million as of Tuesday, June 17.  Last year’s payment had been […]

Lake County School District No. 7 Supt. Sean Gallagher recently provided an update on local schools and related business during the Lake County Commissioners’ Tuesday, June 3 work session. Gallagher discussed statistics related to the recent Lakeview High School graduation, which included 45 graduates and three students graduating through Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council (COIC). Gallagher […]

Lake County’s Board of Commissioners approved a new policy related to tax foreclosure land sales during its June 18 meeting. This document places responsibility for any and all personal property unto the buyer of the property. The policy serves to address the issue of how to address abandoned items found on a newly-purchased parcel of […]

For a few weeks in June and July the world’s attention is fixated on Brazil during the 2014 FIFA World Cup, but the fields athletes compete on have distinctly local Oregon ties. At 12 stadiums in Brazil the world’s top soccer athletes are competing on meticulously manicured grass fields, all of which are the result […]

A public meeting held on Thursday, June 19, at the Lakeview Elks Lodge continued discussions of needed community health priorities. The meeting, which operated under the banner of ‘Healthy Outback,’ drew in vivid crowd of area residents to discuss progress in the Community Health Improvement Partnership (CHIP) efforts expended over the last year. Kicking off […]

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 […]

Following discussion in a joint meeting of the Lakeview Town Council and Lake County’s Board of Commissioners, both entities approved an amendment to the Lake County Enterprise Zone that is co-sponsored. This zone provides a temporary property tax relief incentive for eligible businesses that site their operations in Lake County. Under the new amendment, which South […]

Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) officials have green-lit three Lake County transportations for ConnectOregon V funding, according to discussion at the Tuesday, June 17, Board of Commissioners meeting. Commissioner Brad Winters informed the board that the Lake County Airport, Lake Railway, LLC, and Christmas Valley Airport received the nod for grant funding.  A fourth project […]

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