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Health district approves  LTC license transfer pursuit

Lake Health District’s board of directors approved transferring the Long Term Care unit’s license from the Lake District Hospital over to the district’s Alturas, Calif.-based Goose Lake Medical Services Clinic. Lake District Hospital CEO Charlie Tveit explained to the board that the transfer would involve a two-month application process through the state.  The primary reason […]

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 […]

Tickets for Warner Mtn. Friends of NRA banquet available

It’s just about that time of year again, as the Warner Mountain Friends of NRA chapter is gearing up for their annual fundraiser banquet. Tickets are now available for this year’s event, scheduled for Saturday, July 19, at the Lake County Fairgrounds. Dinner tickets are priced at $35, and are available at KBE-Lakeview and Goose […]

Lions Invitational a swimming success as Lakeview finish first

Lakeview Pool  hosted three days of swimming competition July 11-13 at the 61st annual Lakeview Lions Invitational Swim Meet. Lakeview placed first after the competition of 90 total events with 812 points. Klamath Basin Aquatics was second (656 points), Prineville finished third (479), followed by High Desert Swim Team (293) and John Day (203). Lakeview […]

Moccasin Hill fire forces evacuations

Despite thunderstorms rolling through Lake County last week, few fires were reported in south central Oregon necessitating a response from Interagency Fire Crews, but the Moccasin Hill fire has grown to concerning levels. One fire was reported on Monday, July 7 in Klamath County on private lands, but was kept within less than one acre. […]

 LHS student qualifies for national high school rodeo

Jack Graham, a junior at Lakeview High School, recently qualified for the Oregon National High School Rodeo team and will compete at the 66th annual National High School Finals Rodeo (NHSFR) in Rock Springs, Wyo., July 13-19. Graham, who also plays for the LHS varsity baseball team, qualified for the tie down roping and cutting […]

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 […]

Simms named Grand Marshal

It’s looking to be quite a year for Lake County native Donald Simms. Simms, who has been named the grand marshal for this year’s Lake County Round-Up, will be assuming this prestigious role under quite a coincidence. He will be 95 years old by the time this year’s event rolls around, and it just so […]

Last call for Goose Chase tickets

It’s coming down to the wire, and as little as a $20 ticket could earn some lucky goose prizes worth thousands of dollars. Cash prizes and numerous items are up for grabs such as a Polaris 4×4 and a 50” HD television if a duck with the matching number to a ticket crosses the line […]

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 […]

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