The homemade explosive found along the road in a ditch in the Johnstonville area of Lassen County is suspected to be related to a local man with prior history of explosives-making. Lassen County Sheriff Dean Growdon says that man lived near the area where... Read More.
A poisonous caterpillar is causing allergic reactions in a recreational site in Plumas County. Public Health has issued an advisory that a “number of reports have come in the Douglas Fir Tussock Moth Caterpillars have been seen around Little Grass Valley Reservoir and the... Read More.
Armyworms threaten crops in Modoc County. The Devil’s Garden Research & Education a University of California Cooperative Extension in Modoc County, based in Alturas, is warning largely alfalfa growers to be on the lookout... Read More.
The McKinney fire burning in Siskiyou County has exploded since Friday from 300 acres to now over 50,000 with no containment. The rapidly growing fire has forced multiple evacuations and prompted road closures as it has jumped across HWY 96. The fire... Read More.
Lassen County and its surrounding areas are asked to be on the lookout for a missing man. Sandy Weaver was last seen Saturday, July 16th around 11:00 pm. He left on foot from his friend's house in Standish, in the area of A3 and... Read More.
Your local SEIU 1000 chapter is aiming to sue SEIU, the Service Employees International Union over their recent suspension of Local 1000 President Richard Louis Brown from his office. Three Vice Presidents of the chapter made it effective as of February 28th saying it... Read More.
One Lassen County local heads to DC in a Lassen County proud tractor trailer as part of the People’s Convoy, mirroring that of the Canadian movement against mask mandates and COVID restrictions. Tom and Andie Traphagan, owners of the Mile High Mill and Grain... Read More.
Despite nearing an endemic phase of the COVID 19 virus the City of Portola will discuss extending a state of emergency and re-authorizing remote teleconference meetings for all governing bodies of the city. The proclamation would extend the local emergency through March 11th of... Read More.
Special to Sierra Daily News: Debbie Reynolds There has been a generous selfless group from the Taylorsville, Susanville, and Crescent Mills areas trying to connect with Dixie Fire Victims from Canyon Dam, Greenville and surrounding areas. Through the generosity of quilters from across the Country,... Read More.
Local Post offices are forced to close. Another hit Plumas and Sierra counties are taking as the winter storm and power outages continue to impact the area. You will not be able to pick up your mail at the following locations during the temporary... Read More.