Lake County’s 2021 Round-Up Court was crowned toward the end of Sunday night’s PRCA Rodeo. Briana Church was crowned the 2021 Round-Up queen, and Samantha Hopper took the 2021 Round-Up Princess title. Todd Muller, who served as the 2020 Round-Up President, will serve a second term as president of the 2021 Round-Up.

There will be only two ballot drop box locations in Lake County this coming election day, Tuesday, Nov. 3, according to Lake County Clerk Stacie Geaney. Both drop boxes will be in Lakeview — one outside the Lake County Courthouse and one inside the clerk’s office.

As of Tuesday, the Brattain Fire burning south of Paisley had grown to 34,151 acres and 15% contained. Gov. Brown invoked the Emergency Conflagration Act for the fire as well as the Lake County Commissioners declaring a state of emergency. The U.S. Forest Service reported that the fire was h…

Paisley Volunteer Fire Department has a new humvee, thanks to the Federal Excess Personal Property (FEPP) program. The vehicle came from California and will be used in Lake County on a combination of wildland and residential firefighting assignments.

After Klamath Community College announced in late August that it would be suspending operations at the Lake County Innovation and Learning Center (ILC) for the foreseeable future, the Lake County Commissioners discussed the matter during their Tuesday, Sept. 1 meeting.

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North Lake High School 2020 graduate Jillian Rudolf, who competed in volleyball, basketball and track and field, was one of six scholar athletes in Oregon who was awarded a $3,000 scholarship from the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame, and the only one from eastern Oregon.

Family and friends recently gathered in Paisley for dedication of the city basketball court to Bob and Bobby Carlon, in recognition of their years of community service. A plaque was placed on the fence of the outdoor court which was paved by Bobby and his son Joe.

Paisley Adventure is now open to provide bicycle maintenance, repairs and rentals to both locals and visitors to the area. Paisley resident Mike Norris said bicycling bicycle repair has been his hobby for years, and he is happy to be turning it into more of a business.

Fort Rock Homestead Museum recently received the good news that it would receive a $2,500 grant from the Lake County Community Foundation (LCCF).

A Bend-based nonprofit whose founders now reside in Christmas Valley — The Giving Plate — will be in Christmas Valley at Floweree Park Pavilion, Saturday, Sept. 12 to pass out bags of food to kids. The bags will be provided by Kid’s Korner, currently the only food bank just for kids in Orego…

Christmas Valley resident William Baker was recently honored on his 100th birthday, as he received best wishes and thanks for his service on behalf of the Lake County Chamber of Commerce, the Lake County Board of Commissioners, Oregon County Veterans Service Officers Association, Director of…

On Saturday, Sept. 5, at 3:45 p.m. members of the Lakeview Community Partnership (LCP) will be celebrating the 80th birthday of the Alger Theater with a Facebook live event and cupcakes. After the Facebook event there will be a curbside concession sale from 4 – 7 p.m. and the first 100 peopl…