Shasta County Newswire

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  1. 20,000 lightning strikes spark fear of 'holdover fires' across Northern CaliforniaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... week, said Belongie. Most were detected, attacked and extinguished. The lightning-caused the Bully Fire in Shasta County, which has burned 12,500 acres and is costing $20 million to extinguish, according to the California Department of Forestry and ...

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  2. Local group pairs vets with petsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... veteran from Redding, has assisted other veterans through her work with Redding Veterans of Foreign Wars, the Shasta County Veterans Affiliated Council and the Tehama County Veterans Collaborative. On Saturday, a newly-formed group that pairs ...

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  3. Day of Service to include food giveaway, informationRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... from normal food distributions on this special day of service. The local group is banding together with Shasta County's Community Action agency and the Community Action Agency of Butte County for the Los Molinos event. At least 50 volunteers are ...

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  4. Burst pipe leaves Shasta County homes waterlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRCR

    Things got a little messy out in Happy Valley. Water district officials said this one was a rarity, while customers were just hoping for a proper fix while their homes remained dry.

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  5. Food distributor settlement brings bucks to NorthstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRCR

    ... perishable items--like milk, meat, and seafood--in non-refrigerated and unsanitary sheds. According to the Shasta County District Attorney's Office, who joined 9 other counties in filing an official complaint, a large amount of the money will go to ...

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  6. Search continues for missing boater, family waitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRCR

    ... of 33-year-old Kao Liam Saefong held vigil at the South Bonnyview Boat Launch, near where he went missing, as Shasta County Sheriff's Office dive crews and a CHP helicopter scoured the water looking for the missing man. "We're looking at any natural ...

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  7. Safety and Preparedness as Busy, Drought-Fueled Wildfire Season ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Caravan Stockton Newspaper

    ... wildfires throughout the state. In the Capital Region, firefighters continue to battle the Bully Fire in Shasta County, which has burned more than 8,700 acres. Red Cross volunteers are currently operating an evacuation shelter at the Igo-Oso ...

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  8. Drought, temps melt glaciers; mud blows out riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | SFGate

    ... the flank of 13,114-foot Lyell Peak, located above Tuolumne Meadows in Yosemite National Park. McCloud River, Shasta County: The McCloud River was turned into a high, mud-driven mess over the weekend in its path through the world-renown McCloud ...

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  9. Two men hospitalized after early-morning fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KRCR

    ... nearly made contact with two other men, 22-year-old Richard Hiers and 19-year-old Nathan Byers. Hiers is on Shasta County probation. Police said the two groups exchanged words before Schmies, the driver, stopped the vehicle, threw it in reverse, and ...

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  10. Mental health patient critical after struggle with officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | KRCR

    ... Medical Center for treatment. As a result of the man's medical condition, the police department activated the Shasta County Multi-Agency Officer Involved Critical Incident Protocol.

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  11. Joe Harrop: UFOs, Bigfoot, jet trails and JeffersonRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... they face; they could conjoin themselves in the collective study of jet trails with their sister board in Shasta County. Perhaps an in depth study by such wise folk could lead to the identification of what has caused California to go so bad. It ...

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  12. Thousands of marijuana plants eradicated in Shasta CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KRCR

    The garden was made up of several sites connected by a trail system and water pipes.

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  13. Q&A: Sacramento pastor builds bridges across religionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... couple – Gary Matson and and Winfield Mowder – while they slept in their Happy Valley home in rural Shasta County. Cole, who replaced his father, the late Pastor Glen D. Cole, at the helm of Capital Christian Center in 1995, told the ...

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  14. Mayor proposes sales tax to crack down on crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KRCR

    ... and then expect the car sales to continue?" Cadd said. "We are going to have people leaving Redding, leaving Shasta County, and going down to Tehama county to buy new cars." If four of five council members approve the proposal, two-thirds of the ...

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  15. Body found in area of Northern California wildfireRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Inside Bay Area

    ... of Forestry and Fire Protection said Thursday that the body was found near a home north of Platina Road in Shasta County. That's near where officials say the 17-square-mile blaze was started by an alleged marijuana grower who drove his truck over ...

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  16. 1,300 customers lose power in Shasta CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KRCR

    More than 1,300 people in Shasta County were left without power Friday morning due to outages in Round Mountain and Oak Run.

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  17. Bully Fire at 11,700 acresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Redding >> The Bully Fire in Shasta County is more than half contained, but has burned more than 11,000 acres and has claimed one life.

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  18. Body found in Northern California wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... of Forestry and Fire Protection said Thursday the body was found near a home north of Platina Road in Shasta County, near where fire officials say the 11,000-acre blaze was started by an alleged marijuana grower who drove his truck over dry grass. ...

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  19. Sacramento man arrested for allegedly starting Shasta County wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection officials arrested a Sacramento man late Friday for allegedly sparking a Shasta County wildfire that has burned 2,930 acres and destroyed six buildings.

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  20. Sacramento recalls 1999 synagogue firebombings by white supremacist brothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... gay couple – Gary Matson and Winfield Mowder – while they slept in their Happy Valley home in rural Shasta County. The brothers pleaded guilty to the slayings, claiming that homosexuality is a sin they had to stamp out. In November 2002, ...

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