The National weather service has issued a warning for the Dixie fire burn scar areas as a thunderstorm moves across the region again today. The storm can produce periods of heavy rainfall as has been seen with the latest storms causing debris flows and... Read More.
You won’t have to wait on slow or deal with no internet connections in the most rural areas in Lassen, Plumas and Sierra counties for much longer. Plumas-Sierra Telecommunications has accepted grant awards in the amount of almost $23 million to bring in high... Read More.
No more burn piles after November 15th if you’re in the American or Thompson Valley areas. The wintertime burn ban was put in place in 1991 because the main source of heat comes from wood burning stoves in the area and is part of... Read More.
PUBLIC NOTICE – DIXIE FIRE 9/9/2021 11AM EVACUATION ORDERS REDUCED FOR SOME AREAS Check the status of your address at: community.zonehaven.com Residents should be aware that changing conditions in fire activity may cause areas under evacuation warning to escalate back to mandatory evacuation order at any time.... Read More.
Permanent restoration of communication lines serviced by Frontier is almost complete for Doyle and Chester. Crews are being sent into the Greenville and Keddie area to clear debris to begin work. Materials to restore lines are in the process of being brought in with... Read More.
The Escort Service into Burned Areas is underway for those in the Greenville, Indian Valley, Canyon Dam, and Warner Valley. You are allowed back to your property for only a temporary 30min each block. Blocks are designated by the neighborhoods and geography. Blocks 6... Read More.
PUBLIC NOTICE – DIXIE FIRE 8/23/2021 12pm EVACUATION ORDER AND WARNINGS REDUCED FOR SOME AREAS The emergency alert zone map can be accessed at: community.zonehaven.com Residents should be aware that changing conditions in fire activity may cause this area to escalate back to a mandatory evacuation order... Read More.
Monday begins Household Hazardous Waste cleanup operations by The California Department of Toxic Substances Control. This is for the areas in Plumas County that have been affected by the Beckwourth Complex Fire. If you have returned to your residence do not interfere or impede... Read More.
Press Release 8/10/2021 5pm Animal Care in Evacuated Areas The Lassen County Sheriff’s Office would like to assure the public we are caring for animals in evacuated areas. Our dispatchers have taken information from homeowners who have called in with requests for animal care. They have... Read More.
PRESS RELEASE 7/19/2021 2pm BECKWOURTH COMPLEX FIRE EVACUATION STATUS REDUCED FOR ALL AREAS The Mandatory Evacuation Order has been reduced to an Evacuation Warning for the dirt portion of Doyle Grade where the pavement ends approximately 3.4 miles south of US 395 to the Plumas County Line.... Read More.