CALFIRE LMU to Assist FRC with 4 Acre RX Burn

CAL FIRE Lassen-Modoc Unit says you will see smoke in the air over the Quincy area today and not be alarmed. The unit is assisting Feather River College with a prescribed 4-acre burn. Smoke will begin to be visible as early as 8 am. The... Read More.

Over 100 lightning Strikes Ignite 4 Fires in North County

CALFIRE Lassen Modoc Unit says there have been over 640 lightning strikes in the Northern Region of California within the last 24 hours. Over 100 of those strikes have been within the CAL FIRE Lassen-Modoc Unit coverage area causing four confirmed fires. Those include... Read More.

Hay Trailer Blaze Shuts Down US 395 for 4 Hours

A tractor-trailer carrying a load of hay caught fire yesterday evening shutting down US 395 for 4 hours. Just after 6 pm, the Susanville Ca Highway Patrol responded to the incident near Flux road in Milford on 395. The hay load fully engulfed in... Read More.

4 Year-old Gunshot Victim in Quincy

A four year old Quincy boy was shot in the abdomen after an accidental firearm discharge Saturday afternoon. The boy was life-flighted to Renown in Reno for medical treatment. A Jason M. Gilliam of Quincy was later arrested after investigation for child endangerment and... Read More.

4 Firefighters Injured In Dixie Fire

Joint Command Team on the Dixie Fire is reporting that four firefighters have been injured due to a snag in the East zone of the fire. They were transported for medical care. Three have been released, while one remains hospitalized but in stable condition. A... Read More.