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 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 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

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

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    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...

 
 By Sam Williams    News    November 29, 2016

Nutcracker's cast of locals, pros brings down the house

Absolutely nothing succeeds like success. A case in point - last weekend's fourth annual production of Nutcracker Ballet. For nearly two hours, about 20 professional ballet dancers mingled with local...

 
 News    November 29, 2016

Local deputies demonstrate government at work to second-graders

     Curriculum on "Government at Work" was enhanced by a visit from two Lassen County Sheriff's Deputies, Tim Heffley and Dustin Russell. They brought the lesson to life for second graders at...

 
 News    November 29, 2016

Give a foster child the gift of Christmas

For most children, the Christmas holidays are an exciting time. They look forward to seeing family, big dinners and, of course, presents under the tree. For many children in the foster care system, the holidays are a time of worry and concern. They...

 
 News    November 29, 2016

Westwood students entertained by Chester Junior/Senior High choir

     The choir from Chester Junior/Senior High School performed in Westwood Thursday, Nov. 17, for students in kindergarten through fifth-grade attending Fletcher Walker Elementary School and...

 
 News    November 29, 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    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...

 
 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...

 
 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...

 

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