Fire at Bass Hill Landfill

A fire broke out at the Bass Hill landfill around sundown on Tuesday. Calfire Lassen Modoc Unit spokesperson confirmed the fire broke out within a pile of refuse. Three Calfire engines and one Susanville Engine assisted in knocking down the flames. The fire was... Read More.

School Bus Catches Fire at Town Hill Break Check

CAL FIRE Lassen-Modoc Unit: Engines 2261 and 2271 responded to the report of a School Bus fire on Highway 36 at the Brake Check area. The fire was contained to the engine compartment and NO CHILDREN were on board. Thankfully the School Bus Driver was... Read More.

Hayden Hill Line Will Be Removed this Fall

Lassen Municipal Utility District confirms the decision to remove the Hayden Hill Line that was constructed for the Lassen Gold mine. In 2006 LMUD purchased the line with the intent to salvage it and use it to provide much-needed power to the residents in... Read More.

LMUD to Remove Hayden Hill Line in New Decision

Lassen Municipal Utility District has made a final decision on the Hayden Hill line and will plan for its removal. In a letter from General Manager Pat Holly to County Officials, he says the removal of the line was detailed in the mines reclamation... Read More.

LMUD to Move Forward in Reviving Hayden Hill Transmission Line

Lassen Municipal Utility District (LMUD) moves forward with bringing power back to the controversial Hayden Hill Gold Mine transmission Line that runs through Surprise Valley. The line was installed for the sole use of the gold mine and had a condition to be taken... Read More.