Chester Main Street Project Meeting Moved Due to Weather

Due to the arrival of winter weather, the Chester Community meeting tomorrow for Main Street’s improvement project has been changed to later in the month. The Plumas County Transportation Commission, with Caltrans’ Sustainable Transportation Planning Grant Program, is inviting the community to share thoughts and... Read More.

Lassen Volcanic Ntl Park Keeps HWY thru Park Closed Due to Snow

The Lassen Volcanic National Park reminds you that the highway running through the park remains closed following the winter storm. Highway 89 is closed from the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center from the Southwest entrance and Loomis Plaza from the Northwest entrance. The park received... Read More.

Lassen NF Delays Campsite Closure due to Warm Fall Weather

Due to the warmer-than-usual days, the Lassen National Forest Service will be extending the camping season at two campgrounds in the Almanor Ranger District. Both Potato Patch and Almanor Legacy Campgrounds will remain open through October 31st. Squeezing out a few extra weekends to... Read More.

Lassen National Park Closes Highway due to New Snowfall

The Lassen National Park Highway is temporarily closed after receiving a light dusting of snow overnight with the passing storm.  The Park Service says the roadway is closed from the Kohm Yah-mah-nee Visitor Center and Summit Lake.  Yet, you can still access the park's... Read More.

Lassen County Schools Not to Close Due to Smoke

Thick smoke will continue to roll back into the region today from the mosquito fire as winds increase this afternoon. Schools in the Reno area have closed due to hazardous conditions. The Lassen County Office of Education is in contact with Public Health regarding... Read More.

Almanor Boat Launch Closes Due to Lowering Lake Levels

Water levels continue to decline at Lake Almanor, forcing the closure of the Almanor Boat Launch. Your final opportunity to launch near Prattville will close for the season this Sunday evening, announced by the Lassen National Forest. However, you will still have access to... Read More.

Briefs in Ongoing Battle for CCC Due Back to the Court Today

Today by 9 am, briefs in the ongoing litigation between the City of Susanville and The Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for the announced closure of the California Correctional Center, CCC, are due back to the Judge. During the August 26th proceedings, Judge Moody found... Read More.

Public Land Mining Claim Fees Due Sept. 1

If you own a mining claim you will need to get your claim fees and waivers in before your claim gets forfeited. The Bureau of land management is requesting that to retain your claim on public lands through the next assessment year you will... Read More.

HWY 70 to Remain Closed Indefinitely due to Mudslides

Caltrans continues to assess the 50 miles of hwy 70 that have been washed out by three separate mud and debris slide. The stretch remains closed indefinitely as some areas are more impacted than others. The area of the Rock Creek Dam has large... Read More.