Apartment Fire & Two Vegetation Fires Spark Over the Weekend

An apartment and two vegetation fires kept emergency personnel busy over the weekend and caused one brief power outage on Sunday. A late-night fire started in Apartment 10 of Meadowbrook Apartments on N. Roop street in Susanville on Saturday, injuring three. One person escaped the... Read More.

Drowning at Frenchman Lake Over Labor Day Weekend

The body of a Michigan paddle boarder missing over the Labor day weekend has been found at Frenchman Lake. The Plumas County search and rescue team were sent out over the weekend to locate a missing person on the lake but initial search efforts... Read More.

Flex Alerts Expected Thru Holiday Weekend

Statewide flex alerts are possible throughout the Labor Day weekend as a heat advisory is in place through Tuesday of next week. The Plumas County Sheriff’s office has issued a statement that they have also been alerted to possible PG&E rolling blackouts. Though they... Read More.

Temperatures Near Triple-Digits into Labor Day Weekend

The Reno National Weather Service says to prepare yourself for a hot Labor Day weekend. Near record highs will impact the region through the holiday. Unusual warm temperatures overnight will accompany daytime highs pushing triple-digit heat by the end of the week. Be prepared... Read More.

Fire Weather Watch in Effect for the Weekend

High winds return to the region bringing a Fire Weather Watch for the weekend. The Reno national weather service is issuing the watch from Saturday afternoon into the evening as gusty winds upwards of 40mph are expected along with low humidity. The combination can cause... Read More.

Plumas SO Conducts Operation Dry Water for July 4th Holiday Weekend

The Plumas Sheriff’s Office will be conducting boating and water safety awareness for the 4th of July weekend. Operation Dry Water is a national awareness and enforcement campaign that focuses on reducing the number of alcohol and drug-related incidents and fatalities around waterways and... Read More.

Weekend Thunderstorm Wreaks Havoc on HWY 70

Thunderstorm wreaks havoc along the Feather River Canyon and prompts flash flood warnings in Lassen and Plumas County along the Dixie Fire burn scar. With a heavy downpour from a passing storm, yesterday for a third time HWY 70 was washed out by mudslides... Read More.