Sierra County’s Burn Ban Lifted

CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit Chief Brian Estes has officially lifted the burn suspension, permitting residents to resume burning on approved days. With cooler temperatures and increased humidity mitigating wildfire risks, property owners are urged to exercise caution during debris or agriculture burns. Compliance with... Read More.

Well Repairs Made, Water Reductions Lifted

Repairs to Susanville’s largest well have been completed ahead of schedule, lifting water reductions.Homes were told to limit outdoor watering in early July just as summer heat arrived when a mechanical failure caused the pump to fail on the city’s well 3, which served... Read More.

After 3 Days, Flood Evacuation Warnings are Lifted

Flood Evacuation warnings have been lifted by the Plumas County Sheriffs' office.As of last evening, river levels had receded enough to reduce the threat for homes along the Middle fork of the feather river from Cromberg, Portola, to Graeagle. Homes were under the warning... Read More.

Burn Permit Suspension Lifted

CALFIRE has lifted the burn permit suspension for Lassen, Modoc, and Plumas counties.If you already have an agricultural or residential burn permit, you can resume burning only on allowed days with no restrictions on hours. Though if you plan an ag burn, it must... Read More.