BLM Northern California District Media Contact: Jeff Fontana, firstname.lastname@example.org July 29, 2022 The Bureau of Land Management on Monday, Aug. 1, will implement seasonal fire restrictions to prevent wildfire risk on public lands managed by the Eagle Lake and Applegate field offices in Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Sierra,... Read More.
Lassen Municipal utility district holds its monthly board meeting this evening. Items to be discussed include a public hearing for the increase to the excess generation rate for those who participate in the district's solar buyback program. General manager Pat Holley will also be... Read More.
The Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District and the Public Health Departments of Plumas and Sierra Counties have issued a Joint Air Quality Health Advisory. Due to the Oak fire in Mariposa county, the likelihood of poor air quality conditions is expected through Monday,... Read More.
If you own a mining claim you will need to get your claim fees and waivers in before your claim gets forfeited. The Bureau of land management is requesting that to retain your claim on public lands through the next assessment year you will... Read More.
A public hearing on cannabis activity in Westwood is set for the Lassen County Board of Supervisors meeting tomorrow, July 19, 2022. Applicants for a use permit were disapproved by Planning Commission action on June 7. The two applying for the permit have proposed... Read More.
Public health warns backyard Poultry producers that Lassen county has been linked to the multi-state outbreak. On July 13th 48 states reported over 500 salmonella cases leading to over 90 hospitalizations and 2 deaths. If you tend to your backyard chickens or ducks public... Read More.
Plumas Sheriff Todd Johns has secured funds for a new public works base station radio. Sheriff Johns presented to the board of supervisors on July 5 detailing the need. It was during the Dixie fire that the public works radio station was fried preventing... Read More.
The Lassen County Board of Supervisors will hear an appeal on a denial of cannabis activity in Westwood from the planning commission. A use permit was sought to open a cannabis dispensary in an existing commercial building in Westwood on June 7th to which... Read More.
On Friday Sierra Pacific Industries will not permit access to their forest lands for the remainder of the wildfire season. With the increasing risk of fire and continued drought conditions for a third consecutive year, SPI has decided to close only the company’s forest... Read More.
A rate increase public hearing will be determined during Lassen municipal utility district’s board meeting this week. General Manager Pat Holly will report on an increase to excess generation rate for rate schedule from distributed generation in which a public hearing will need to be set before becoming... Read More.