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Articles from the November 22, 2016 edition

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 By Makenzie Davis    News    November 22, 2016

Updated results for local races

More votes have been tallied for the Nov. 8 election in Lassen County. As of press time, 10,807 ballots were counted, or about 75 percent of registered voters in the county. The results still have to be brought before the Lassen County Board of...

 
 By Raquel Williams    News    November 22, 2016

Salvation Army begins Christmas season ministries

With the start of the holiday season, the Salvation Army is beginning their Christmas ministries, the Red Kettle and Angel Tree. “The Salvation Army endeavors to bring spiritual light and love to those it serves at Christmas so that the real meanin...

 
 Public Notices    November 22, 2016

Public Notices for the week of 11/22/2016

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 2016F079 (Expires: 10/25/2021) The following person(s) is/are doing business as: MAMA'S PASTA. Business Address: 950 MAIN ST., SUSANVILLE, CA 96130, County of Lassen. Mailing Address: 950 MAIN ST., SUSANVILLE,...

 
 By Ashley Arey    News    November 22, 2016

Community encouraged to participate in literacy program

On Thursday, Nov. 17, the Lassen Lit Rocks program put on an art show for the promotion of literacy at the Lassen Library. Many gathered for the event, enjoying art, snacks and a presentation by progr...

 
 By Makenzie Davis    News    November 22, 2016

Magical Country Christmas to transform Uptown

Grab those mittens and hats and celebrate the holidays at the 11th annual Magical Country Christmas in Historic Uptown Susanville. From 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, Uptown Susanville will transform...

 
 By Makenzie Davis    News    November 22, 2016

County thanks local veterans

Lassen County residents lined Main Street in Susanville to support veterans and thank them for their service to their country. On Nov. 11, the annual Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony strolled along...

 
 By Makenzie Davis    News    November 22, 2016

Committee moves forward with plan

With another meeting behind them, the Lassen High School Transgender Accommodation Plan Committee is making progress establishing a plan regarding transgender students on campus. “We are making forward progress,” said superintendent Bill McCabe f...

 
 By Ashley Arey    News    November 22, 2016

Law enforcement no shave November

The Susanville Police Department, Lassen County's Sheriff's Department and the Lassen County District Attorney's office are taking part in No-Shave November, which helps raise cancer awareness....

 
 By Sam Williams    News    November 22, 2016

Body found at treatment plant identified

The deceased person discovered at the Susanville Sanitary District sewage treatment plant Oct. 25 has been identified as Jeanine Uruburu, 48, of Susanville, according to a statement from the Lassen County Sheriff’s Office. The investigation into...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

CHP concentrates efforts on impaired driving

A campaign to reduce the number of collisions caused by impaired drivers, supported by the California Highway patrol and the California Office of Traffic Safety will focus on education and enforcement. Statewide Impaired Driving Enforcement will run...

 
 By Raquel Williams    News    November 22, 2016

Lassen Family Services Annual Craft Fair

From 4 to 8 pm on Dec. 2, and 10 am to 3 pm on Dec. 3, Lassen Family Services is teaming up with the California Correctional Fire Camps to provide a craft fair with many beautifully hand carved wooden items. The craft fair will be held at the Lassen...

 
 Opinion    November 22, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving, Lassen County

Don’t look now, but the holidays are upon us. While retailers push the day the holiday shopping season begins earlier and earlier each year, the arrival of Thanksgiving marks the traditional start of the holidays. Loosely based upon harvest...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Local author debuts first book at a Margie's Book Nook signing

Susanville author, Linda Hill, debuts her first book at a book signing at Margie's Book Nook from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3.  "Broken Trust" is a romantic suspense, laced with humor, money laundering, betrayal and second chances. A former...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Obituaries for the week of November 22, 2016

James R. Hedges  Born Nov. 6, 1953, and passed away Nov. 20, 2015. Jim passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family one year ago. He had been diagnosed with stage 4-lung cancer in August 2015, although a lifelong non-smoker. Jim fought...

 
 By Makenzie Davis    News    November 22, 2016

Milford Fire District member appointed

The Milford Fire District Board has filled its vacancy with Norma Sheetz. During the Tuesday, Nov. 15 Lassen County Board of Supervisors meeting, the board unanimously appointed Sheetz, of Milford, to fill the role, left vacant by Rick Washabaugh....

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Remember when for the week of November 22, 2016

125 years ago A Plumas County bachelor, after bring informed in the weekly newspaper that he had been married a week previous, wrote a letter demanding a retraction. It was later found out that a friend of the man had submitted the announcement as a...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Arts and Entertainment

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, Nov. 23 Kn...

 
 News    November 22, 2016

Births for the week of November 22, 2016

Births5 11/22/16 Julien Donald Lee Long Julien Donald Lee Long was born to Matthew Long and Tiffany Wright, of Susanville, at 3:23 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 at Banner Lassen Medical Center in Susanville. He weighed 3 pounds, 13 ounces and was...

 
 By Ashley Grogan    Sports    November 22, 2016

Grizzlies remind Pirates which team is really in charge of the playoffs

On Thursday, Nov. 10, the Wheatland Pirates made a grave mistake by challenging the Lassen High Grizzly football team for the first round of playoffs. The Grizzlies are powerful and intimidating, but...

 
 By Ashley Grogan    Sports    November 22, 2016

Wildcats claim one win while Indians claim the other

On Monday, Nov. 14, the Shaffer Indians hosted two basketball games against the Janesville Wildcats. The seventh grade game was called with a 27-13 win for the Wildcats. The overwhelming win was then...

 
 By Ashley Grogan    Sports    November 22, 2016

Lassen wrestling hosts catfight against Sac City

The Lassen College Cougars hosted the Big 8 Conference Match against the Sacramento City College Panthers on Wednesday, Nov. 9. The match ended with a 42-6 score in Sacramento City's favor, but the...

 
 By Ashley Grogan    Sports    November 22, 2016

Triple Threat basketball takes third in Veterans Day Tournament

The Triple Threat eighth grade girl's basketball team traveled to Redding to compete in the annual Veterans Day Weekend Tourney on Friday, Nov. 11. Triple Threat faced teams from Crescent City,...

 
 Sports    November 22, 2016

Cougar basketball pounces on Chabot Tournament

On Thursday, Nov. 10, the Lassen College Cougars made their way to Chabot College to leave their mark at the Chabot men’s basketball tournament. The Cougars went head-to-head against De Anza College, College of the Siskiyous and Allan Hancock...