Shasta County Newswire

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  1. Small plane crashes in Shasta CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRCR

    A Shascom dispatcher said the crash was reported at 8:34 a.m. Saturday. The plane crashed near Leopard Drive and Dersch Road. The crash scene is east of Anderson, and southeast of Redding. No information was immediately released about the number of people onboard or their condition.

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  2. Girls Inc. to hold brunch to thank supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Red Bluff Daily News

    Redding >> Girls Incorporated of the Northern Sacramento Valley invites the public to “The Strong, Smart and Bold Brunch,” a celebration of community leaders and a time to thank and inform Girls Inc. NSV's supporters. The late-morning meal, scheduled for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, May 17, will include an update on Girls Inc.'s latest news and developments, the winners of this year's annual community awards, a raffle for a fantastic prize and a chance to socialize with others who support Girls Inc.'s mission of inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold.

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  3. How to spot the signs your teen is on drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRCR

    Parents in Shasta County turned to the experts Thursday night, looking for answers about how to keep teens from becoming addicted to drugs. Rx Safe Shasta County and Shasta County Health and Human Services hosted a special screening of "Out Of Reach," a documentary that examines prescription drug use in high school.

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  4. Top 5 Retirement Cities In CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Investopedia

    ... not as moderate as that of the coast, so if you're a warm-weather fan, you'll enjoy the toasty summers here in Shasta County (average high temp in July is 98 degrees). The rest of the year, the mild temperatures are heaven for active retirees, with ...

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  5. One of Shasta's Most Wanted arrested after high speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | KRCR

    Officers arrested a wanted felon after a chase that reached speeds of 100 miles per hour in Shasta County. Michael Williams, 32, was arrested after the vehicle pursuit and short foot chase early Monday.

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  6. Man arrested after leading deputies on pursuit in stolen carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | KRCR

    On Sunday, around 11:30 in the morning, a Shasta County Sheriff deputy from the City of Shasta Lake Division noticed a white Acura without a license plate driving near La Mesa Avenue. The deputy tried to stop the car to speak to the driver, later identified as 41-year-old Richard Price Burger, but Burger took off.

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  7. Lawyer: Feds think Foster is - the hub' of drug conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Fresno Bee

    ... surrender to federal law enforcement officials. The indictment says Reynolds manufactured marijuana in Shasta County and had 50 or more marijuana plants. At Foster's first court appearance on March 27, he and the other five defendants pleaded not ...

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  8. Mother, daughter arrested on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | KRCR

    ... pills and a small amount of methamphetamine. Officers said Coleman and Watson both have prior convictions in Shasta County for felony narcotic offenses and Coleman is currently on probation for possession of a controlled substance. Police said ...

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  9. Redding man being sought for mail theft and fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | KRCR

    Anderson Police said Donald Gordon Powell, 34, of Redding has been on a fraudulent check cashing scheme throughout Shasta County. Police said Powell steals checks from unsecured mailboxes, alters them and then cashes them at local businesses including Wal-Mart, Safeway and Tri-Counties Bank.

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  10. Suspicious chemicals in Walmart identified as bottle bombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | KRCR

    ... ers were sent inside the bathroom wearing air masks to take pictures of the bottle bombs. They then called the Shasta County bomb squad, who brought the robot to remove the explosives safely.

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  11. CDFW talks emergency fishing ban at open meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | KRCR

    The California Department of Fish and Wildlife took public comments and questions Tuesday night, as they near a plan to temporarily close part of the Sacramento River due to current drought conditions. The temporary ban on fishing would stretch 5.5 miles from the Keswick Dam in Shasta County, south to the Highway 44 bridge in Redding.

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  12. Suspicious chemicals found in Walmart restroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | KRCR

    The Shasta County Bomb Squad was called to the Anderson Walmart Tuesday night after suspicious chemicals were found inside a restroom. Capt.

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  13. Planned fishing ban to help endangered salmonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | KRCR

    ... a public meeting Tuesday night in Redding. The proposal looks to close 5.5 miles of the Sacramento River in Shasta County, stretching from the Keswick Dam south to the Highway 44 bridge. The closure is slated to last from April 27 to July 31. CDFW ...

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  14. Program teaches teens to drive in emergency situationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | KRCR

    A new driver safety program at Shasta Speedway is hoping to help decrease the number of vehicle-related teen deaths in Shasta County. Frank Bramante is bringing the "My Team Teen Safety Program" to Anderson.

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  15. Weather Forecast: Lull in System Before Round TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | KRCR

    ... elevations with 6 to 12" expected mainly above 3500 feet. A Winter Storm Warning will also go into effect for Shasta County with 8 to 12" expected through the morning. By Tuesday afternoon showers once again become very scattered giving us the ...

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  16. NWS Sacramento: Unsettled weather continues until WednesdayRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 | News10.net

    ... Tehama Counties according to the weather service. Snow levels are expected to be down to around 2500 feet in Shasta County and around 3500 feet in the Sierra according to the service. The second system will arrive Monday and go into Wednesday as a ...

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  17. New bridge linking Skyway to Highway 32 dedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    DeSabla >> It's been a long road, but the effort to upgrade the Doe Mill Road bridge over Butte Creek is finally complete. The bridge has been open for a couple of weeks, but the Bureau of Land Management hosted its official dedication ceremony Friday morning.

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  18. Tehama County Superintendent of Schools pleads not guilty to petty theft chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... in the private sector. The Tehama County Sheriff's Office handled an investigation into the matter, and the Shasta County District Attorney's Office filed charges against Allen in February. The Tehama County District Attorney's Office referred the ...

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  19. How important is California's Central Valley?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2013 | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    , U.S. Extending from Shasta county in the north to Kern county in the south, it covers about 18,000 square miles (47,000 square km) and parallels the Pacific coast for about 450 miles (725 km). Averaging about 40 miles (65 km) in width, it is almost ...

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  20. Mock trial team takes 17th at stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Wave

    ... Saddleback Christian Academy lost to Elk Grove as prosecution, but during the second round, the team beat Shasta County as prosecution. Saddleback Christian Academy lost the third round as defense and won fourth-round defense. "Even at the state ...

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