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Articles from the August 23, 2016 edition

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 Public Notices    August 23, 2016

Lassen County Public Notices for the week of August 23, 2016

Estate of Armstrong NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE of George G. Armstrong, decedent Case Number P8202 To all heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may otherwise be interested in the will or estate, or both,...

 
 News    August 23, 2016

Fire behind Lassen County Hall of Justice

A blaze behind the Lassen County Hall of Justice today, Monday, Aug. 29, burned up vegetation and caused temporary street closures on Riverside Drive. The Hall of Justice was evacuated due to the...

 
 Sports    August 23, 2016

Claybreakers shoot at Klamath Falls

On Saturday, Aug. 13, and Sunday, Aug. 14, some of the Lassen Grizzly Claybreakers attended the Klamath Falls Gun Club summer trapshoot event. The popular venue hosted 150 shooters divided into 30...

 
 By Makenzie Davis    News    August 23, 2016

Supes end Jefferson question

The resounding tone coming from the Lassen County Board of Supervisors is that they’re done with Jefferson. “I think we have more important issues … to focus our attention on,” said board chair Jim Chapman during the Tuesday, Aug. 16...

 
 News    August 23, 2016

Remember When for the week of August 23, 2016

120 years ago Hamann & Fischer, a San Francisco brewing company, began installing beer-making equipment at the long awaited Susanville Brewery. They told the public to expect several types of beer to be locally distributed, with the first variety to...

 
 By Makenzie Davis    News    August 23, 2016

Family Fun Olympics teaches healthy lifestyle

It's time for local youth and their families to get out there, have fun and learn how to lead a healthy life. The annual Family Fun Olympics, hosted by the Banner Lassen Center Foundation Board and Ba...

 
 By Will Farris    Opinion    August 23, 2016

Disasters and weather

It’s one of those Murphy’s Law kind of things especially when ya live in the boonies. Life will be rollin’ along with all the bumps and good times that come with it and everything is okay. Twenty degrees reads the thermometer, but there’s...

 
 By Susan Cort Johnson    News    August 23, 2016

Recreational advisory issued for Mountain Meadows Reservoir

  Pacific Gas and Electric Company staff is monitoring Mountain Meadows Reservoir following a cyanobacteria bloom (blue green algae). According to Denny Boyles, a PG&E spokesperson, company...

 
 News    August 23, 2016

Are harmful algal blooms affecting our waters?

“Are harmful algal blooms affecting our waters?” is one of the many questions that the latest update to California’s innovative My Water Quality website will answer. The California Harmful Algal Blooms Portal is a new tool that presents...

 
 By Michael Condon    Sports    August 23, 2016

Beat the heat and catch some fish at the same time.

Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach him how to fish and he will sit in a boat and drink beer all day. ~Author Unknown The fishing may be a little tough in the middle of summer. But a lake or a stream is the best way to beat the heat an...

 
 News    August 23, 2016

Obituaries for the week of August 23, 2016

Jeffrey Lynn Cooper Jeffrey Lynn Cooper, born Nov. 5, 1955, passed from this life to be with Jesus on Aug. 4, 2016. He is survived by his son, Tony Harris, of San Francisco; his beloved sister, Brenda Elvers (Mark), of Susanville; and his sister, Deb...

 
 News    August 23, 2016

Births for the week of August 23, 2016

Jase Michael Cavallo Jase Michael Cavallo was born to Mallory O’Connell and Ian Cavallo, of Susanville, at 1:43 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016 at Banner Lassen Medical Center in Susanville. He weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces. Maternal grandparent is...

 
 By Sam Williams    News    August 23, 2016

Authority names the new community pool

It's official - the Honey Lake Valley Recreation Authority unanimously approved a name for the new community pool under construction on South Street. Authority member Jim Chapman noted letters to the...

 
 Business    August 23, 2016

Business Scene for the week of August 23, 2016

NEW AGENT AT FLANIGAN INSURANCE Licensed agent Brandon Sheridan brings several years of insurance industry experience to the Susanville office of Flanigan-Leavitt Insurance. He has an extensive background in both commercial and personal lines, as...

 
 News    August 23, 2016

Events Calendar for the week of August 23, 2016

It’s easy to get the word out about your entertainment event and get it published in the Lassen County Times Arts and Entertainment Calendar! Just call Sam Williams at 257-5321 or email information to swilliams@lassennews.com. Wednesday, Aug. 24...

 
 By Mari Erin Roth    News    August 23, 2016

Community helps the Bulletin celebrate 150 years

The community turned out to help the Feather River Bulletin celebrate 150 years following the fair parade Aug. 13. Parade grand marshals and newspaper publishers Mike and Keri Taborski began the day...

 
 By Ashley Grogan    Sports    August 23, 2016

The fastest growing sport meets Susanville

In 2012, Bill and Sheri Houck were introduced to the sport of pickleball while living in Arizona. Since then, they have traveled around the nation playing as allies and sometimes opponents....

 
 News    August 23, 2016

Cal Fire Local 2881 firefighter discusses fair pay for firefighters

Cal Fire Local 2881 represents the 6,500 firefighters of Cal Fire. They answer more than 400,000 calls per year with professionalism and integrity. However, Cal Fire firefighters are in crisis.  “Today I did the most difficult thing I’ve ever...