VERDICT *** A jury convicted James Edward Patzke, 28, today on charges of assault on a peace officer (PC 245(c)), reckless evading of a peace officer (VC 2800.4), and vehicle theft (VC 10851(a). In November 2020, Patzke was observed to be checking doors in the area... Read More.
A Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Team initiated an assessment of the Dixie Fire in Lassen Volcanic National Park on September 9. The interagency team includes specialists who are completing a rapid assessment of natural and cultural resources affected by the Dixie Fire. This includes... Read More.
Forest Service News Release Dixie Fire Update for September 15, 2021 960,470 Acres 75% Containment 2,413 Total Personnel Fire Information: 530-592-0838 (7am to 10 pm) Inciweb: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7690/ Dixie Fire West Zone – The Dixie Fire started on Tuesday, July 13 and has now burned 960,470 acres with 75 percent containment.... Read More.
DIXIE FIRE – STATE ROUTE 44 ROAD REOPENING WHAT: Road closure on State Route 44 between County Road A-21 and State Route 89 at Old Station will be lifted. WHEN: Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 11:00 AM. WHERE: Between the junction of State Route 89 and County... Read More.
Unofficial election results are in. Nearly 82% of Lassen county voted yes to remove Newsom from office with a voter turnout of just over 8000 out of the near 16,000 registered voters in the county, that’s right at 50%.While Plumas county turnout was around... Read More.
Seneca Health District will be under some construction starting this month. A new roof will be installed and exterior painting will begin. Additionally, the hospital build campaign is also to get underway. And the hospital welcomes Judie Cline as the new Chief nursing officer,... Read More.
Greenville will have their community town hall meeting tonight from 6p to 8p at the Greenville Jr/Sr High School Multi-Purpose Room. Cal OES, FEMA, Plumas County, and other agencies will be there to provide information on rebuilding, recovery, and disaster assistance, as well as... Read More.
Greenville and Quincy to have FEMA mobile registration intake centers available starting today through Saturday from 10am to 6pm. You will see large white commercial busses that you can visit to get help registering for FEMA assistance and to get your questions answered by... Read More.
Starting Thursday the temporary closure of most national forests in the Northstate and California will be lifted. The reopening comes two days earlier than expected. Forest Service officials announced the regional closure will end Wednesday at 11:59 p.m. The closures had been slated to last... Read More.
Forest Service News Release Dixie Fire Update for Tuesday, September 14, 2021 960,470 Acres 75% Containment 2,403 Total Personnel Dixie Fire East Zone - While yesterday saw minimal fire activity, forest fuels are as dry as they were prior to last week’s rainfall. Larger and heavier fuels such as... Read More.