BLM Plans Pile Burning Projects in Lassen and Modoc Counties

The Bureau of Land Management's Applegate field office will begin three week-long controlled burns today in Lassen and Modoc County. Piles of small brush and trees made from fuel reduction projects over the summer will be part of the burn. The project's areas consist of... Read More.

Grasshoppers Plauging the Regions Counties

Grasshoppers are plaguing roadways and ranchers from Loyalton through Modoc County. An Ag alert release says the insect population has been exponentially growing due to the drought. Their feeding has had severe impacts on crops and rangelands throughout the region.

Five Counties Reach Settlement with PG&E Over Dixie Fire Responsibility

Press Release For immediate release April 11th, 2022 Today, the District Attorneys of Plumas, Lassen, Tehama, Shasta and Butte Counties announced they have reached a settlement with PG&E over that company’s responsibility for the 2021 Dixie Fire. The civil prosecution settlement obligates PG&E to make rapid payments by... Read More.


MAJOR CORRIDOR ENHANCED PRIMARY COLLISON FACTOR ENFORCEMENT CAMPAIGN IN MODOC, LASSEN, AND PLUMAS COUNTIES REDDING, Calif. – The California Highway Patrol’s (CHP) Northern Division, having jurisdiction over the major transportation corridor of United States 395 (US-395) in northern California, will be conducting a Major Corridor Enhanced Primary Collision... Read More.