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Cruisers race for cash at High Desert Challenge

Two days of high-speed action at the Lakeview dragstrip highlighted the weekend, with the Wally Races and High Desert $1,000 Challenge bringing out the top local racers Aug. 16-17. Separated into three classes of Pro, SuperPro and Sportsman, drivers vied for top times on the quarter-mile drag adjacent to the Lake County Airport in Lakeview. […]

Benny Beaver set to entertain at 2014 Fair

Benny Beaver will be showing his trademark buckteeth and flat tail at the Lake County fair this year. The OSU mascot will be trotting about the fair- grounds on Saturday’s 4-H and FFA’s family day for free photo opportunities and other events. He will be assisting in facilitating a tug-of-war on the pavilion at 4:30 […]

Fathers and daughters  team up for volleyball

Lakeview High School Volleyball Coach Suzy Larson wanted to try something a little different this year for the official start of fall practice, organizing a father-daughter tournament at Honker Court on Sunday, Aug. 17 for current LHS players and their parents. With crowds lining the rafters to cheer on the round-robin tournament, it was a […]

Sunstone Festival gives proceeds to Schminck

An evening of food and fun at the Saturday, July 12 Plush Sunstone Festival translated into a large donation to the Schminck Museum at a formal ceremony held at the museum in Lakeview on Friday, Aug. 15. The Sunstone Festival was organized by Oregon Outback Mining Company (OOMC), based in Portland, as a way to […]

Bitez on the Fly serves up scrumptious eats week days

If you are ever waiting around to get a car washed or detailed at Lakeview’s Center Street Ridez and get a hankering for something filling,  there’s no need walk back into town for a bite. Bitez on the Fly is a sister business of the car wash and will serve waiting customers and the general […]

Fighting fires from above

A busy wildfire season has stretched firefighter crews and support staff to their limits trying to suppress all the new blazes emerging throughout Oregon, but their jobs are made a tad easier thanks to the not-so-secret weapon in the firefighting arsenal, air attack. Danny Moseley and Jody Pillatzki are two of the pilots stationed at […]

Occupy Lakeview will be holding their fourth annual event on Saturday, Aug. 16. The proceeds will go toward Lakeview’s Community Pride program that will help town hall revitalize and spruce up downtown Lakeview. In previous years, the proceeds went to the Cancer Travel Fund and Lakeview’s swimming pool renovation. Businesses are joining in with Sidewalk […]

Tickets are still available for the Lake County Round-Up, which for the first time in its 95-year history will be elevated to a deserving premier status of being a Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association (PRCA) Pro Rodeo. The events start on Sunday, Aug. 31 and continues through Monday, Sept. 1 at the Lake County Fairgrounds, coinciding […]

As cold weather nears, the ever-ensuing issue of air quality becomes a strong and important talking point around Lakeview. The Commissioners are ready to go forward with Ordinances 29 and 30 only after a few changes to the language written. These ordinances apply restrictions to the urban growth area of Lakeview in the time and […]

Drug detecting K-9 joins Sheriff’s force

Lake County’s Sheriff’s department is thrilled to have a new member on their team. Jeda, a 2-year-old black lab, joined the force as the only K-9 drug-detecting police dog just last week. She is a rescued dog from Iowa and trained by Polk County, Iowa trainer, Dennis George, who is a 30-year-veteran of the police […]

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