MADD Recognizes Susanville CHP Officer

Susanville CHP Officer Aaron Mclain, has been recognized by Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Officer Mclain was awarded for taking 40 impaired drivers off the road this past year. Retired Livermore PD officer Wesley Morgan and his wife traveled to Susanville to deliver the award... Read More.

Correctional Officer Arrested for Sexual Relationship with Inmate

A Modoc correctional officer is arrested for an alleged sexual relationship with an inmate. The Sheriff’s department received reports from the relationship staff, and Sheriff Dowdy called in an outside agency to investigate. On September 10th, the Sheriff said, 34-year-old former correctional officer Melanie... Read More.

Meet NHANES Chief Medical Officer During Presentation at LCC

The National Health and Nutritional Examination survey is happening at Lassen Community College as the campus welcomes the team and mobile exam trailers. The Survey will be on campus through July 19th with a team of about 30 performing the health exams where data... Read More.

CDCR Officer Bianchi Memorialized in Hwy 36 Dedication

Former CDCR officer Richard Bianchi, Jr. will be memorialized with a dedication of the HWY 36 corridor East of Susanville, just as you are entering into the City. Bianchi was in an accident two years ago on an inmate hospital transportation to Redding where... Read More.

Susanville Police Department Hires New Officer

A new police officer joins the Susanville Police Department. Police Chief Cochran announced to the city council Wednesday of the departments new hire. The chief was authorized to fill the much needed position several months ago during a council meeting. The new hire will... Read More.

Suspected DUI Driver Bites Quincy CHP Officer

A Quincy CHP officer is left with a bite wound after a woman was placed under arrest for leading CHP officers on a high speed chase while being suspected of being under the influence of alcohol. A concerned driver called to report a possibly... Read More.

Banner Lassen Medical Center Announces New Chief Nursing Officer

Banner Lassen Medical Center CNO Mary Smith, RN, MSN Banner Lassen Medical Center is pleased to share on November 15, 2021, Mary Smith, RN, MSN, joins us as Chief Nursing Officer. In this role, she’ll have overall accountability for providing leadership, direction and administration of day-to-day operations associated with... Read More.