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 By Makenzie Davis    News    December 13, 2016 

Magical Country Christmas welcomes season, lights up the sky

The air was crisp and biting, but flowing through the air was a bit of holiday magic during the Magical Country Christmas event on Saturday night, Dec. 3. Local residents and visitors alike trekked...

 
 News    December 13, 2016 

Births for the week of December 13, 2016

Kinley Kae Cox Kinley Kae Cox was born to Tiffany and Brett Cox, of Susanville, at 10:36 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Reno, Nevada. She weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and was 18 inches long. Kinley is welcomed by big sister...

 
 News    December 13, 2016 

Lassen National Forest seeks wildland firefighter apprentices

Lassen National Forest plans to hire 14 wildland firefighter apprentices for the Almanor, Hat Creek, Eagle Lake and Chester Air Base duty stations. The application deadline is Monday, Dec. 12, 2016. The positions to be filled include: •Engine...

 
 News    December 13, 2016 

CDFW releases final wolf management plan for California

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife recently released the conservation plan for gray wolves in California (Part 1 and Part 2). CDFW gathered diverse input from a varied group of stakeholders for the past two years before finalizing the...

 
 By Makenzie Davis    News    December 13, 2016 

Transgender committee continues discussion

The Thursday, Dec. 8 Transgender Accommodation Plan Committee meeting kept in line with previous meetings regarding pace, but the group is working on reaching policy discussion soon. For the previous meetings held by the group, focus has been on...

 
 By Raquel Williams    News    December 13, 2016 

Lassen Volcanic National Park announces winter hours

Due to snowfall, Lassen Volcanic National Park is now following winter hours and regulations. The National Park is a beautiful and exciting place to visit all times of the year. Although access is...

 
 News    December 13, 2016 

Obituaries for the week of December 13, 2016

Phyllis Abernathy Phyllis Maxine Abernathy, 76, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016 at Banner Lassen Medical Center. Phyllis was born Nov. 29, 2940 in Sheridan, Wyoming, to Lafayette and Amelia Grooms. She moved to Lassen County approximately 72 years...

 
 News    December 13, 2016 

Remember When for the week of December 13, 2016

100 years ago Frank B. Dursoe, secretary of the Chico Chamber of Commerce, has been in Susanville in the interest of building a road connecting with the Susanville-Red Bluff lateral of the state highway system to Chester. The proposed road will be...

 
 News    December 13, 2016 

Local CHP aids in apprehending alleged abductors

After a be on the lookout call was initiated by the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office for a car jacking of a white Dodge pickup in the early morning of Sunday, Dec. 4, the Susanville area California Highway Patrol stepped into gear and helped...

 
 By Makenzie Davis    News    December 13, 2016 

Supes appoint uncontested candidates

The supervisors have approved the uncontested candidates for local positions from the Nov. 8 elections. During the Nov. 22 Lassen County Board of Supervisors meeting, the board unanimously appointed the nominees for uncontested candidates for...

 
 By Ashley Arey    News    December 13, 2016 

Purchase one of a kind art pieces for your loved ones this holiday season

Sometimes it can be difficult to find the perfect gift for a loved one, especially when the 25th is drawing nearer and nearer. The Lassen County Arts Council has a gift shop stocked with a variety of...

 
 News    December 13, 2016 

Bowling alley fire still under investigation

A cold evening blaze lit up the sky and shut down traffic on Main Street in Susanville. At about 7:20 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, local fire agencies were dispatched to the Susanville Bowling Alley located at 2772 Main St. for a commercial structure...

 
 By Ashley Arey    News    December 6, 2016

16th Annual Friends in Art Holiday Show and Sale

With Christmas rapidly approaching, many people are rushing to find gifts for family and friends. Gift seekers can find unique, homemade gifts for their loved ones at the 16th Annual Friends in Art...

 
 By Ashley Arey    News    December 6, 2016

Kickettes host Christmas Extrodinaire

The Susanville City Kickettes Christmas Extraordinaire is a great way to kick off the holiday season. The show takes places at 9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 9 and Saturday, Dec. 10 at the Veterans Memorial Hall. “The Susanville City Kickettes will...

 
 By Ashley Arey    News    December 6, 2016

Law enforcement, fire fighters, first responders honored

On Wednesday, Nov. 30, the community gathered at the Veterans Memorial Hall to honor the men and women who serve our community as firefighters and law enforcement officers. Various branches of law...

 
 By Makenzie Davis    News    December 6, 2016

Pups on Parole receive training

Some recent training at the Pups on Parole program was beneficial not just for the friendly canines, but also for their inmate handlers. The Pups on Parole program, initiated in 2008, has adopted out...

 
 By Sam Williams    News    December 6, 2016

Santa's Sleigh Days promotion encourages local shopping, offers amazing prizes

This year’s Santa’s Sleigh Days promotion, sponsored by the Lassen County Times in partnership with 20 local businesses, offers residents a great way to win cash and prizes while shopping locally. The promotion begins today, Tuesday, Dec. 6 and...

 
 News    December 6, 2016

Births for the week of December 6, 2016

Kinley Kae Cox Kinley Kae Cox was born to Tiffany and Brett Cox, of Susanville, at 10:36 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Reno, Nevada. She weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and was 18 inches long. Kinley is welcomed by big sister...

 
 News    December 6, 2016

Public invited to discuss Great Basin science synthesis for Lassen and Modoc National Forests

The U.S. Forest Service invites the public to help shape the science synthesis for the Great Basin/Modoc Plateau portions of the Lassen and Modoc national forests. This document will become the science foundation for the agencies to revise their...

 
 News    December 6, 2016

New aerial survey identifies more than 100 million dead trees in California

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced recently that the U.S. Forest Service has identified an additional 36 million dead trees across California since its last aerial survey in May 2016. This brings the total number of dead trees since 2010...

 
 By Elizabeth Ingram    News    December 6, 2016

Small Business Saturday was a success for local businesses

On Nov. 26, locals celebrated Small Business Saturday, a shopping holiday held on the Saturday after Thanksgiving to support local small businesses. The day is recognized within small businesses all throughout the country. Local bookstore Margie’s...

 
 News    December 6, 2016

Remember When for the week of December 6, 2016

125 years ago E.J. Beebe, who was sent to state prison for life for a murder in Modoc County and was pardoned by Governor Markham, was passing through Bieber on his way home. Beebe, 77, convinced the governor that his brother was the only one guilty...

 
 News    December 6, 2016

Joan's Studio of Dance prepares for Christmas

The time between Thanksgiving and Christmas is a very busy time of the year. Of all the many events occurring in this short time period, there are always performances from dance studios. In...

 
 News    December 6, 2016

Obituaries for the week of December 6, 2016

Robert Alan Campbell Robert was born March 23, 1931 to Robert B. and Mabel E. Campbell in Toledo, Ohio and passed away on Sept. 30, 2016 with his son and wife at his bedside while at Banner Lassen Medical Center. Robert and Dona were married Aug. 5,...

 
 News    November 29, 2016

VFW's Saturday, Dec. 3 luncheon benefits student

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 2381 hosts a special roast pork luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 to benefit Diamond View School eighth-grader Abby Dunn, 13, recently stricken...

 

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