Shasta County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Shasta County, CA.

Results 1 - 20 of 269 in Shasta County, CA

  1. Half the rain, triple the wildfires; North Coast firefighters prep early for approaching seasonRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    ... train more firefighters. Since then, 130 seasonal positions were added with the majority being stationed from Shasta County to Santa Cruz County. National Weather Service meteorologist Nancy Dean said that since July 1, the station at Woodley Island ...

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  2. Half the rain, triple the wildfires; North Coast firefighters prep early for approaching seasonRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    ... train more firefighters. Since then, 130 seasonal positions were added with the majority being stationed from Shasta County to Santa Cruz County. National Weather Service meteorologist Nancy Dean said that since July 1, the station at Woodley Island ...

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  3. Toddler murder suspect has criminal history in NorthstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRCR

    A Redding man facing murder charges in the death of his toddler son has an extensive criminal history in Shasta County.

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  4. Sheriff shows appreciation for community volunteersRead the original story

    Thursday | KRCR

    The Shasta County Sheriff's Department took time to thank those who donate their time and do volunteer work for the community.

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  5. Body of California man who jumped into river foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Daily Republic

    ... of a man who jumped into a river while running away from police in Northern California has been discovered. Shasta County Sheriff's officials say a fisherman came across 48-year-old Darryl Brice Cunningham's body on Monday afternoon in the ...

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  6. Road rage victim awake and smilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | KRCR

    ... say is right now she's smiling, and that's just everything to me," Aitken said with a smile. Secret Witness of Shasta County is offering a reward of $5,000 dollars for information leading to the arrest of the suspect or suspects wanted in this ...

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  7. Hunter Shot After Being Mistaken For TurkeyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | CBS Local

    ... hunter who mistook him for a turkey. The incident happened around 7 p.m. Sunday, Denise Barnhart with the Shasta County Sheriff's Office says. A man, 63-year-old Wilburn Shaver, was out hunting in the area of Round Mountain when he was shot. Shaver ...

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  8. Surveillance photo released of robbery suspectRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | KRCR

    The Shasta County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding the man who robbed a Shell gas station in Redding.

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  9. State to beef up fire staffsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Paradise Post

    ... Monday, April 14, CAL FIRE will hire nearly 100 additional seasonal firefighters that will be stationed from Shasta County down to Santa Cruz County; a move several months earlier than normal. "The rain in March was needed, but the drought continues ...

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  10. Public Health warns of measles, West Nile virusRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... this year, while 2013 had only 4 cases. A case of measles has been diagnosed recently in neighboring Shasta County, according to a press release from the agency. Measles is a highly contagious disease that can have serious complications. Six to 10 ...

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  11. Calif. grandmother in coma after road rage driver blasts her in face with coffee mugRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | New York Daily News

    ... uraged to contact the Redding Police Department Investigations Division at (530) 225-4214 or Secret Witness of Shasta County at (530) 243-2319

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  12. Grandmother in coma after road rage suspect chucks coffee mugRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | KRCR

    ... on whether to keep her alive and hooked up to machine or let nature take its course. Secret Witness of Shasta County has posted a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest of the road rage suspect. He's described as a white male between the ...

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  13. Pregnant inmate tries to escape during transportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | KRCR

    An inmate tried to escape from a Shasta County sheriff's deputy Wednesday after being transported from the jail to Mercy Medical Center.

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  14. Kevin D. Williamson: Coase's TortoiseRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | National Review Online

    ... the Coase theorem in the very context Coase imagined: conflicts between ranchers and farmers, in this case in Shasta County, Calif. His report, " Of Coase and Cattle: Dispute Resolution among Neighbors in Shasta County ," is itself a minor ...

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  15. New client shelter dedicated to slain familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | KRCR

    The Shasta County organization that provides recovery services to survivors of domestic abuse has received approval to build a new shelter for clients.

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  16. Hazardous soil, debris removed from previously incinerated homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | KRCR

    A toxic clean-up was held Wednesday for the volatile Shasta County home that was burned to the ground.

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  17. Shasta Lake dive death report spells out causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | KRCR

    ... KRCR was able to attain a copy of the lengthy investigation after filing a Public Record Act request with Shasta County. Volunteer diver Ken Smith died September 8, 2013, while trying to recover a robotic vehicle being used in a search for a person ...

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  18. Public Health: Verify your measles vaccinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | KRCR

    ... call for people to look at their vaccination records and not just children but adults also," Pasley said. The Shasta County Public Health Department said they followed up with everyone the patient came into contact with, and made sure those people ...

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  19. Shasta Co. sees first measles case in 17 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | KRCR

    Shasta County health officials are warning the public of the first confirmed case of measles in the county in at least 17 years.

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  20. Global art project promotes local smilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | KRCR

    A new art feature made its way to Shasta County and went up Sunday. Portraits adorned the outside walls of several downtown buildings.

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