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Bubbleheads rejoice at festive Lake County bubble shows

Blowing bubbles comes naturally to professional Bubble-ologist Nick Kane of Hollywood, a mad scientist of madcap fun entertaining kids with his zany antics and massive bubbles. Touring Lake County as part of the Lake County Libraries’ Fizz Boom READ! summer reading program, Kane thrilled swarms of kids with interactive bubble presentations during three performances in […]

Kids discover priceless piece of  Lakeview history in bank basement

Treasure hunting conjures images of Indiana Jones finding lost relics hidden behind an array of booby traps, yet some treasures exist right beneath our feet. Two local youth interested in tracing Lakeview’s roots recently discovered a treasure of immeasurable historic value, in of all places the basement of Umpqua Bank. Zoe and Cole Bower, ages […]

Lakeview place second at John Day Invitational

Lakeview Swim Team continued their impressive summer season, finishing second behind hosts John Day Swim Team at the John Day Invitational Swim Meet July 26-27. Lakeview’s relay teams were a big reason for the second place finish, taking first in six different relay events. Alex Decker shined among 13-14 boys, winning the 50-yard freestyle, 200-yard […]

Tour de Outback Aug. 1-2 offers variety of great ride opportunities

Lake County’s annual premier bicycling event, the Tour De Outback, will be bigger and better than ever this year, featuring multiple rides for bike enthusiasts showcasing the new Oregon Outback Scenic Bikeway. Festivities begin with an informal social ride on Friday, Aug. 1 from Hunter’s Hot Springs starting at 5:30 p.m. to Warner Canyon Ski […]

It has been a long time coming for Lake Health District’s (LHD) brand new MRI to be set in place and usable for the Lake County patients. The machine is expected to be fully operational as of Aug. 4. having been magnetized and finished with testing last week. The new MRI, which stands for magnetic […]

Classic aircraft swarm Lakeview for air tour

Pilots from across Oregon flew their antique and unique aircraft to Lakeview on Monday, July 21 as part of the biennial Oregon Air Tour, organized by Oregon Antique and Classic Aircraft Club (OACAC). It is the thirtieth year of the tour, stopping in five cities across the state to celebrate aviation history and share stories […]

Paisley’s Mosquito Festival will be celebrating its 28th year with a weekend of events for all who attend beginning Friday, July 25, through Sunday, July 27. Paisley Rodeo Club Ranch Rodeo will kick off the festival at the Arena, 391 Queen St. N, beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, July 25 holding multiple events throughout […]

WCCF Enhanced Visitation affords reduced recidivism

On Saturday, June 28, an overwhelming smell of hamburgers and hotdogs on the charcoal barbeque filled the air at Warner Creek Correctional Facility (WCCF). A total of 69 pre-approved friends and family members lined up outside the front entrance anxiously waiting to visit their incarcerated loved ones. Today visiting was not like most other Saturday […]

Saturday Market offers great goods in fun setting

For the best in local organically grown foods and handcrafted goods, the weekly must-stop is the Lakeview Saturday Market. Held in the Lakeview Town Parking Lot every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. late June through September, vendors flock to the area from around Lake County and as far away as Cedarville, Calif. to […]

Historical Homestead Museum a hidden gem of Lake County

Fort Rock may be small in stature, but it remains big in representing the history of north Lake County, thanks largely to the Fort Rock Valley Historical Homestead Museum. Named after the enormous rock formation one mile north of town adorned with the same name, Fort Rock is one of the few surviving communities that […]

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