Shasta County Newswire

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  1. Rider: I couldn't lose my horse, not after I lost my sonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KRCR

    Tammy Olmstead was terrified when her horse, Snoop, got stuck in the mud on Wednesday in the Sacramento River at the Anderson River Park. He was stuck for nearly four hours before he was rescued by members of the Shasta County Sheriff's Office dive team, the Anderson Fire Protection District and Animal Rescue.

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  2. Man pleads guilty to arson chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KRCR

    ... years and four months in state prison and be required to register for life as an arson offender, she added. Shasta County Deputy District Attorney Ben Hanna said Holtzclaw was suspected of setting 10 fires during a 10 month period between August 31, ...

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  3. Fresno deputy police chief is arrested in federal drug investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... but the conviction was overturned on appeal. In 2008, he was arrested for possession of marijuana for sale in Shasta County, Calif.. And he was arrested on Jan. 4, 2015, for possession of marijuana for sale in Merced County, Calif., and released ...

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  4. Stories, Legends and Other Things: Sheet Iron JackRead the original story

    Wednesday | Two Rivers Tribune

    ... with the ladies. His innocently fair complexion and his gallant manner of speech all make him well liked in Shasta County." Their descriptions of him went on to say that "the girls said that he 'danced like an angel' and that as he played the guitar ...

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  5. Deputies recover body from Sacramento RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KRCR

    The Shasta County Sheriff's Office retrieved a body from the Sacramento River near the Highway 44 bridge Wednesday afternoon.

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  6. 'Snoop' the horse rescued from mud in AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KRCR

    Snoop the horse was successfully rescued from deep mud at the Anderson River Park, around 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday. The California Highway Patrol, Anderson Fire Protection District, Shasta County Sheriff's deputies, a Mercy Medical Center ambulance, as well as the Anderson City Manager, were on scene to help.

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  7. Voter Guide Recommendations Released by the League of Women Voters of...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Watersblogged

    ... including those with literacy or reading difficulties and low English proficiency," said Cathy Darling Allen, Shasta County Clerk. The LWVCEF will be providing trainings and webinars to assist election administrators and community groups with ...

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  8. Mass effort underway to rescue horse stuck in mudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KRCR

    ... kment, said Lowe. He added she is uninjured. The California Highway Patrol, Anderson Fire Protection District, Shasta County Sheriff's deputies and a Mercy Medical ambulance are on scene.

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  9. Police: Vehicle theft probationer caught with stolen carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KRCR

    Two people were arrested after police said they were caught with a stolen car in Shasta County. Anderson Police said the suspects tried to mislead officers by using another car's license and registration.

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  10. Monuments at veterans cemetery won't be movedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KRCR

    A lot of that worry was being cleared up at Tuesday night's meeting with California Department of Veterans Affairs officials. It is an emotionally-charged issue that had many in the community angry over the possible restructuring of the cemetery in Shasta County.

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  11. Bridge projects to temporarily close off-ramps in Shasta CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Lassen County Times & Westwood Pine Press

    The California Department of Transportation, Caltrans District 2 and contractor J.F. Shea Construction, Inc., began bridge maintenance and repair work as part of the "2-2 Many Bridges" project Monday, March 23. Interstate 5/Eastbound 44 : This overcrossing will be fully closed from 8 p.m. March 23, until 8 p.m. Monday, March 30. A detour is in place at the Sundial Bridge Drive off ramp. Northbound 273 to northbound Interstate 5 Ramp : This overcrossing will be fully closed from 6 a.m. March 30, until 8 p.m. Sunday, April 5. A detour will be available to Lake Boulevard and Twin View Boulevard via Caterpillar Drive.

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  12. Father, son injured in alleged drug lab explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | KRCR

    ... receive medical attention Monday evening after an explosion inside their apartment. (KRCR-TV/Adam McAllister) Shasta County Sheriff's Deputies said loud blasts were heard around 4:45 Monday evening, coming from the apartment of Michael Miller, 39, ...

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  13. Deputies: 4 arrested after caught with crystal methRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | KRCR

    Shasta County Sheriff's deputies arrested four people in Shasta Lake after the suspects were caught with 8.1 grams of crystal methamphetamine. On Saturday at 7 a.m., a deputy was patrolling the area near Shasta Dam Boulevard and Oregon Avenue.

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  14. Missing form derails veteran's appeal for VA benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Orange exposure during the war, records show. Yet more than five years after applying for VA benefits through Shasta County's Veterans Service Office, Davie is no closer to securing those medical disbursements than he was when he filed the first ...

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  15. Post-secondary readiness programRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Lassen County Times & Westwood Pine Press

    ... with academic achievement and post-secondary plans. It has been implemented in other areas including Tahoe, Shasta County and Hollywood. Counseling staff is in the process of getting students and parents logged in as the program is available to use ...

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  16. Letter: More marijuana growers may be headed to Humboldt CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Times-Standard

    After spending three years managing alleged marijuana grows in Shasta County we decided to cancel their real estate contracts, cleaning trash, rubbish, and human waste on some really nice 10 acre parcels. Now unfortunately we watch them load up U-Haul trucks and move to Humboldt County.

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  17. Tehama County jobless rate dips to 9 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... 8.6 percent. Mendocino County had an unemployment rate of 6.6 percent, Butte County had a rate of 8 percent, Shasta County had rate of 8.9 percent, Trinity County had a rate of 10.2 percent, Glenn County had a rate of 10.4 percent, and Plumas County ...

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  18. Wild turkey creates traffic concerns in CottonwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KRCR

    ... busy road. "It's using the intersection and stops traffic," said Peter Alexander, a school bus driver for the Shasta County Office of Education. "When it sees my bus, it walks over to the front of it and plops down. A few times it flew up on top of ...

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  19. RPD: Girl lied about attempted kidnapping on river trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | KRCR

    ... there is no connection between this investigation and the kidnapping investigation being conducted by the Shasta County Sheriff's Office, also reported to have occurred on the river trail. This report will be forwarded to the Shasta County District ...

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  20. Second attempted kidnapping reported on River TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | KRCR

    Police said a man tried to force a girl into the bushes Saturday, at about 4:00 p.m., the same day another girl was nearly kidnapped while on a different part of the trail in Keswick. The Redding Police Department and the Shasta County Sheriff's Office said they don't believe the two cases are connected at this point of the investigation.

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