Promise campaigns across the country use Lake County as inspiration

Promise campaigns across the country use Lake County as inspiration By Kurt Liedtke A veritable fortune of financial support for Lake County students exists to pursue higher education opportunities, recognizing that value in education is the key in maintaining economic vitality. Many of these funds have been formed to replicate the intention of the Bernard […]

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KCC Lake County to hold ESL and GED courses in Lakeview in Spring 2015

USDA Rural Development program has awarded $194,053 to the ILC

A grant of $194,053 will help Klamath Community College (KCC) provide college-level courses to Lake County residents. The funds will support installation of advanced communications technology providing live, real time video connections allowing KCC instructors to deliver college courses to students in five Lake County locations: the Innovation and Learning Center, Lake District Hospital, Lakeview […]

In Southern Oregon, a $200M project to turn forestry waste into jet fuel – Portland Business Journal

In Southern Oregon, a $200M project to turn forestry waste into jet fuel – Portland Business Journal.      

Stewardship Group Receives National Award

Each year, the U.S. Forest Service recognizes groups and individuals who significantly improved the health of watersheds across the United States. This year, the Lakeview Stewardship Group has received the “2014 Chief’s Meeting America’s Needs Award” for their forest restoration accomplishments. The Lakeview Stewardship Group was recognized for their inspiration and model in forest conservation […]

Innovation & Learning Center Becoming A Reality

The Innovation & Learning Center (ILC) is moving faster than any of us thought. Progress to-date: 1. Klamath Community College (KCC) and Lake County Commissioners MOU has been signed 2. Lake County School District (LCSD) #7 and KCC MOU has been signed 3. Oregon Solutions Project designated by Governor Kitzhaber has been completed. Go to […]

PBS, This American Land features Lake County Renewable Energy

    To view the PBS show This American Land about Lake County Renewable Energy click Here.  

Renewable Energy Demonstration Trailer

The demonstration trailer generated a lot of interest at the Irish Days celebration (Bob and Katie even drove it in the parade) and at the North Lake School Science Fair, March 2013. As a result of these events people are starting to approach us about bringing the trailer to other community events as well. We […]

Be wattsmart

Good news for Pacific Power customers. In collaboration with Energy Trust of Oregon, Pacific Power is now offering energy efficiency assistance to its customers. Yesterday, Tim Thomson of Energy Trust and Toby Freeman of Pacific Power gave a talk on wattsmart, Pacific Power’s energy efficiency program. The talk was held at Mario’s Restaurant in Lakeview, […]

PBS Visits Lake County

    Spring 2012 LCRI took PBS’s This American Land show for a whirl wind tour of Lake County. We introduced them to the folks that are turning Lake County around with renewable energy and environmental stewardship. Here are some of the highlights: To view the PBS video about Lake County click here, Renewable Energy […]