A High Desert State Prison employee is on leave amid allegations he shot another prison employee Sunday in Susanville. On Monday, someone made a bomb threat to the same prison, Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation spokeswoman Dana Simas confirmed in the email. “It has not yet... Read More.
The Newsom administration could soon be facing a lawsuit over its decision to close a prison in rural Lassen County, which employs more than a quarter of the workforce in the city of Susanville. Just days after the prison's June 30, 2022, closure date was... Read More.
Leaders of one Northern California city say they are planning on suing Gov. Gavin Newsoms administration over a proposed California state prison closure next year that would devastate the local economy. During closed session of a special City Council meeting on Thursday, Susanvilles city attorney... Read More.