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August 29th, 2010

Vacation is supposed to be a time to get away from it all, but dismal economic news followed President Barack Obama to Martha’s Vineyard.
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What song are you currently addicted to? "Our Last Summer" from the Mamma Mia soundtrackWhat's your favourite season? Autumn!What’s the latest movie you watched? Sex and The City IWhat is the one skill you wish you had? Whist
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A mountain lion was spotted near the banks of the Sacramento River in the northern area of Anderson River Park this afternoon, authorities said.
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It feels very much like early fall here. Yesterday we had a lovely rainy front come through. Today is still quite mild and pleasant. It's supposed to warm up this week but not to the intolerable level. I'm starting to see leaves turning here and there. It would be just fine with me to see the last of summer. For non-US resi
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Arguably not, according to the article below, from the Two Small Farms CSA. It begs the question, how reliable is the organic certification process? Note the local nexus, with a north state grower. "Organic" Strawberries from Conventional Stock? by Stephen...
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Just received a photo of the original Halcumb Station once located at the corner of Highway 299 and Fender's Ferry Road from Halcumb family member Patrick Bodin. Patrick follows my stories and blogs and sent this photo for everyone to...
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Drunken driving arrests in Shasta County continue to be up over last year.
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A 48-year-old Cottonwood man who was going to attend to some neighbor’s animals was killed this weekend when the pickup he was driving left the roadway and he was ejected, authorities said.
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For quite some time now my Hunny has been working on making desperate repairs to my shed.  It is theoretically supposed to be my "Art Studio" because neither one of us really want me slinging paint around in the house!  Okay, so I don't really sling it, but I will assure you that my art is ANYTHING but neat
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The Associated Press reports on the fallout from a jury trial in Humboldt County that awarded plaintiffs $677 million. Excerpt: SAN FRANCISCO -- During Cindy Cool's almost daily visits to the nursing home, she would routinely find her Alzheimer's-suffering father...
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As predicted, a rainy front came in this morning. It was blistering hot early this week so this makes up for it a little bit.Kitten and MomCat are fine. At least Kitten is, as she never leaves my side except to sleep on my head. I last saw MomCat yesterday morning at breakfast. She's somewhere in the house.
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September is a transitional sort of month – has a difficult time making up its mind – am I Summer? Am I fall? Am I hot? Or am I cooling? No matter what the weather and the inevitability of the quite beautiful waning light of Se
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Who else would take the time to produce and post a 4-minute-21-second YouTube slide show of their grow? Here's the accompanying description: "slide show of my prop 215 garden, photos were taken 8/26/2010 11:30 AM I grow mostly Sativa crosses...
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With puberty starting earlier and earlier--we have to look at the hormones allowed in conventional food production. When will we have had enough? The current hormones in food are: The US FDA currently allows six different kinds of steroid hormones...
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Last week I did a post on SB 1178 (here in California) and it's now become "official". Elizabeth Weintraub highlights a few of these points as well, exciting
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This very historic Chinese store was once located in the settlement of Roaring River on top of the bluff overlooking Roaring River in the Bald Hills near today's McAulliffe Road. It was a rammed earth structure, NOT an adobe, and...
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That's Sandra Speer opining on Redding Vice Mayor Missy McArthur in a post on the blog on her official campaign web site headlined "City Council Elections, It's All About 'TEAM'" Excerpt: "Missy on the other hand has not been viewed...
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Drunken driving arrests since Aug. 20 are up over last year in Shasta County, while Tehama county numbers are down.
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Four and a half years ago, when Ken Murray was mayor, hotelier Bert Meyer wrote Hizzoner to raise serious and well-researched concerns about the economic viability of Stillwater Business Park. Meyer, you see, had actually read all the Stillwater documents...
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A small motor home fire spread to a nearby pickup truck around 1 a.m. today on Layton Road, according to the Redding Fire Department.
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In a refreshing change of pace, it's raining and cool this morning and there's a 40 percent chance that will continue through the day, according to the National Weather Service. The high today will be about 70 with winds between 8 and 11 mph.
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Today’s FDotD had quite a back yard. When the patio roof was intact, the space must have been like a virtual indoor/outdoor livingroom, complete with kitchen, pool, and fountain. We see some photos from its prior listing as a failed Short Sale, and you get the idea they were shoot
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Chapple pie has returned to the house on Hamilton Street. In this strange summer, so cool, despite a few days of triple digits here and there, it feels like fall today and so right for chapple pie. The apples came from David and Kevin’s Sebastopol Haven. Homegrown and delicious they were peeled, cut and tossed into
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Another sports season is here. College football is still a little ways away, though the shenanigans of the likes of Texas and Brigham Young kept us entertained for much of the summer.
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Lassen’s football team controlled the clock with their power running game to top Shasta 24-3 in Susanville on Friday.
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This time, the rivalry was much closer, but the Bulldogs still found a way to prevail. Tyler Kirk ran for 114 yards on 15 carries and his 30-yard touchdown run with 8:04 left in the game helped seal Fall River High School’s 22-12 victory over host Burney on Friday.
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Q. Other than functions governed by state law such as civil weddings, what functions can a lay person in your faith tradition perform in the absence of an official/ordained leader? What can’t a lay person do? Humanists do not have any “divinely-ordained” leaders as such. So any member who felt qualified would be at li
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In 1910: A burglar was shot and killed after being caught in the act of stealing a Templar sword and gun from the home of two employees of Dr. Reed at the Portuguese Flat Farm in Lamoine. One of the workmen shot Francis Galeny in the arm and abdomen after a standoff.
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Q: On a recent trip we saw signs on two California freeways that said, “Watch for bicycles.” I was under the impression that bicycles were not allowed on California freeways. Has the law been changed?
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A woman thought to be Shasta County’s oldest resident died Aug. 18 in Redding at the age of 107.
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A court will decide whether a landmark city ordinance banning cloud seeding and water bottling in Mount Shasta will be on November’s ballot.
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North state in brief: Aug. 28, 2010
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The Greater Redding Chamber of Commerce Friday night honored the technology and communications industries.
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North State Marketplace: Aug. 28, 2010
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In what appears to be the latest education trend, Grant Elementary School is the latest school in Shasta County to harness the energy of the sun.
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Toys “R” Us is returning to Shasta County.
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Attorneys representing defendants who have accused north state drug agents of racial profiling say the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office is paying a consultant $91,104 for analytical research, yet the agency claims to have no records of what is actually being analyzed.
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Letters to the editor: Aug. 28, 2010
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Depending on how the absentee-ballot counting goes, the next U.S. senator from Alaska could well be Joe Miller, an anti-spending conservative backed by the Tea Party Express and $550,000 of its money.
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50-word Dash: Aug. 28, 2010
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We must build a strong economy in Shasta County. We should continue to fight for a four-year public university.
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Do we need Rodney King to deliver the invocation at Redding City Council meetings? We may, depending on the outcome of the November election.
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According to Rolling Stone magazine, it's this one. Good choice, methinks....
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That's what economist and investment bubble expert Robert Shiller is predicting, in the Wall Street Journal. He's also worried about deflation and prospects for a "double-dip" recession. Cheery stuff. ...the co-creator of the Case-Shiller Home Price Index said he is...
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Redding Wonderland Garden Club donates garden bouquets to Meals on Wheels recipients and to those in senior homes.
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I will be joining Aaron Williams of the Record Searchlight (formerly Sports Editor) on Fox Sports Radio in Redding, CA to broadcast the high school “Game of the Week”. It all starts next week, and I will be doing the “color” portion of the broadcast, which is pretty much everything other than the play calling, which
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An Anderson man died Tuesday after wrecking his motorcycle near Clear Creek Road south of Redding.
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Great contest today! Thanks everyone for playing. Our winner is Randy Rickert who guessed it correctly as the remains of the now long-gone Chinese Store that once stood out in the Bald Hills overlooking Roaring River canyon. Congratulations Randy! You...
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A pair of possible illegal aliens suspected of growing marijuana in Tehama County was indicted Thursday in Federal Court in Sacramento.
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Crape myrtle is the summer darling of Redding landscapes. It flowers for weeks during the hottest time of the year. But is it too much of a good thing?
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Floral design classes, a wine cookbook are offered.
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Monthly house payments cover lots of costs.
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A 23-year-old Corning man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of a string of burglaries and car thefts after police say he was spotted stealing a car from a parking lot at a Red Bluff gym.
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Red Bluff police arrested a homeless man today in connection with a nearly four-year-old killing.
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Twenty bags of pot were discovered in a pickup that Tehama County sheriff's deputies pulled over for a traffic stop today.
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A Red Bluff woman reported seeing a mountain lion in Red Bluff near Forward Park.
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Fannie Mae launched a website this month to assist underwater borrowersincluding those in Redding/Shasta County. The site offers advice on steps to take to avoid foreclosure as well as directing borrowers to legitimate companies that provide foreclosure-prevention services.  This is in response to a proliferation of co
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Our clients send in reviews from time to time. Here’s a few recent reviews from some sessions we have done over this past month. Thanks so much guys, we greatly appreciate it! _______________________ Great Experience 8/27/2010 Tammy L. says: My daughter had her “yearbook photo only” done yesterday and she
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No Redding businesses sold alcohol to an underage decoy sent into bars and restaurants to buy alcohol as part of a sting operation Thursday, Redding police said.
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What in the world are these two odd things the remains of? Welcome to the weekly History Mystery Photo Contest! If you're the first person to guess what they were, you'll win a $10 gift certificate from River City Java...
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Mark your calendars.   Father Dan Wetzler of the Diocese of Spokane will present a Parish Mission Sunday, August 29, Monday, August 30 and Tuesday, August  31.  The Mission will begin each night at 7pm. The theme of this exciting Mission will be Jesu
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50-word dash: Aug. 26, 2010
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Redding police arrested a Douglas City man Thursday on suspicion of attempted carjacking.
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From the Bee: It was a fall from grace for a man who has championed public schools across the state. Scott Plotkin, executive director of the California School Boards Association, announced his retirement Friday amid revelations he had charged thousands...
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That would be "Assembly Bill 909, authored by Assemblyman Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, would knock that fine ($450 in many cities) down to an estimated $220," the Bee reports here. ...Domenick Nati of Redding was angered by the "astronomical" price...
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The Record Searchlight headline from a couple of days ago has people talking. As a Realtor, people frequently ask me about the market. Actually more often, they want to tell me what they think about the market,
It will be nice, warm summer day today, but then the sun is taking the weekend off as clouds slip in and the chance of rain increases Saturday and Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. The high today should reach about 94, with an overnight low of 61 and increasing clouds.
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This one goes out to the guys. An advice column for men, by a man - a man, astonishing though it may be, who has screwed up a lot of relationships. Good ones gone bad. Bad ones gone worse. A guy who stuck in relationships with big flashing warning lights that made mountains crumble and hope dissipate. I’ve
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It’s become evident to me that A News Café’s loyal audience enjoys reading about the finer things in life: Fancy restaurants, classically trained musicians, modern art, carbon fiber bicycles, European vacati
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Out with the incompetents If the CEO of GM (Government Motors) and the CEO of BP can get fired for not performing, as in "getting the job done," why can't the economic policy makers in the Obama administration be fired? Undoubtedly a double standard. Washington D.C. has been nothing but one giant incinerator of our tax doll
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Liberalism under siege is an ugly sight indeed. Just yesterday it was all hope and change and returning power to the people. But the people have proved so disappointing. Their recalcitrance has, in only 19 months, turned the predicted 40-year liberal ascendancy (James Carville) into a full retreat. Ah, the people, the littl
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For Shasta, early season competition isn’t something the players will shy away from. This season isn’t any different as the Wovles square off today against Lassen, the reigning Northern Section Division II champion.
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To a lot of people, fall means football. And while I am gridiron fanatic more than most people I know, I do appreciate the other sports as well. Prep girls volleyball is getting under way with the first official match Tuesday, one day after the large school scrimmage at Shasta College.
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A year ago, Jamie Green came into the head coaching role for the Trinity High School football team late in the offseason and didn’t have a lot of time to prepare for the 2009 campaign.
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When it comes to intense inter-mountain rivalries, Fall River and Burney have been going at it for a while now.
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Prep girls tennis Shasta wins opener The Shasta High School girls tennis team opened the 2010 season with a 9-0 victory over rival Enterprise on Thursday. At No. 1 singles, Bria Dorsett of Shasta beat Enterprise’s Jenny Li 7-6, 6-1. Also, Shelby Richmond beat the Hornets’ Naomi Overstreet 6-1, 6-1 at No. 2 singles. The
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With almost a third of its residents with no form of health insurance, Shasta County tops the list of all California counties with the highest percentage of uninsured patients, researchers said in a new study released this week.
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Vanita Clark laughs when asked how her husband, Gene, manages his diabetes.
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North State Marketplace: Aug. 27, 2010
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The Siskiyou County Board of Supervisors is holding off a decision about a controversial gravel operation on Black Butte until next month.
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North State in Brief: Aug. 27, 2010
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Cases of whooping cough have risen slightly in Shasta County as a statewide epidemic keeps spreading, just as children are heading back to school.
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A prisoner who escaped from a state inmate work camp in Tehama County last spring has been sentenced to seven years in state prison.
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Today in history: Aug. 27, 2010
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Fire investigators have ruled out arson as the cause of the fire that destroyed the Dry Creek Station restaurant in Bella Vista.
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MomCat and Baby having a nice dinner.I think we will watch a movie together to get MomCat used to being in the house without a lot of noise or action.
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The new kitten was not dumped off by itself.MomCat is here too.Details to follow.
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Shhh... be vewy, vewy qwiet.
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Some jerkface threw this kitten out today at my house while I was at work:.We had to have a little bath.....and a fluff-dry.....and a little s
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The staff and volunteers at the Martin Luther King Multicultural Center in Redding have a dream. They want to see people come together and unite to celebrate the famed "I Have a Dream" speech given by King in 1963. They hope to see that dream become a reality this Saturday at the Martin Luther King Jr. Multicultural Center
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We'll begin where the Tower House once stood, at Highway 299 and the road to French Gulch. Our drive will end at the Plaza in Arcata, the place where the goods from ship cargoes were stacked after being unloaded and eventually reloaded onto the backs of the pack mules, who hauled them to their final destinations in the nor
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Fire crews quickly contained a small wildfire this afternoon at Olinda and Happy Valley roads.
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An arsonist sparked a vegetation fire this afternoon in south Redding.
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California Highway Patrol officers arrested another person in Tehama County connection with the Avoid the Five Tehama County DUI Campaign.
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Fire investigators have ruled out arson as the cause of the fire that destroyed the Dry Creek Station restaurant in Bella Vista.
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This headline Generates the overwhelming thought of "SO WHAT!"Part of the mission statement is as follows:"The Shasta County Family Justice Center will bring effective short and long-term solutions tovictims of domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse and elder abuse. The Center will offeran in
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A prisoner who escaped from a state inmate work camp in Tehama County this spring has received a seven-year prison sentence.
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One is still in pretty good condition while the other is not. The arrastra on the top is in Ingot, the arrastra on the right is in Shasta. Arrastra's were the earliest rock crushing methods used to separate gold...
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Come and share a toast to the new season at Vintner’s Cellar this Thursday evening from 4:30-9:30pm. Our friends Alan and Jana have opened up their friendly winery once again to The Dance Project in hopes of you coming down and meeting our newest cast members and helping to raise a bit of money at th
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Nearly $1,900 in firearms were stolen from a home in Red Bluff on Wednesday.
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Wow, this one is stunning. A classic Sunset Terrace beauty. We know you come here for the goods, so we took some photos of our own of this timeless Redding luxury home, We wondered if it wasn’t the most expensi
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Here's the report in the Los Angeles Times. Hmmm. Let's see...if LA's interpretation of its strict new ordinance withstands an expected legal challenge, Redding (pop. 93,000) would have roughly half as many pot clinics as Los Angeles (pop. 3.8 million)....
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Officers in Shasta County working on a campaign to stop drunken driving arrested one more earlier today.
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Reality TV could be so great. It could be giving us information. It could be teaching us. It could be sharing lives in which the participants are doing good positive, uplifting things. But it’s not. Reality TV, like soap opera, relies on the most simplistic of dramatic motivation and that is the struggle of binary op
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After Wednesday's record-breaking high temperature in Redding, today is expected to be a mere 99, according to the National Weather Service. Tonight's low is expected to be around 63. The descent into lower temperatures continues into Friday with a high near 94 and an overnight low around 58.
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Global Warming Unmasked : The Hidden Agenda Welcome to RealCatholicTV.com's fourth episode of Catholic Investigative Agency, a hard-hitting documentary program which reveals the&nbs
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REDDING, Calif. - The community is invited to the grand opening and fundraiser for the Shasta Family Justice Center (SFJC) on September 1, 2010 from 12:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 1670 Market St. Suite 300 located in the Atrium at the Market Street Promenade in Redding. The SFJC provides Shasta County victims of
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If you aren’t an addict yet, you will be. That’s what one of my Twitter friends, Ron Graham, said when I asked on my Facebook page what people thought about Twitter. And as northstate friend Erin Friedman indic
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The inaugural Sundial Music Festival and Rib Cook-off – which organizers hope will become an annual tradition – is planned for Sept. 11-12 at the Redding Convention Center.
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Connor and Alexis Brown, ages 12 and 11 respectively, apparently know French dip sandwiches, and they give a thumb’s up to Aunt Sheli’s Deli, the nine-month-old breakfast and lunch place on Yuba Street catty-corner from the downtown Redding post office.
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Red Bluff photographer Joel Reinhard has a stubborn streak when it comes to technology. He’s not interested in digital photography or email or cell phones. Perhaps it’s a lack of distraction, then, that has allowed him to focus so intensely on his film photography. His black-and-white images have received local recognit
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1. MarketFest 2010 Season concludes 5 to 9 p.m. today with Los Pinguos, Library Park, downtown Redding. Go to www.vivadowntownredding.org
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Mercy Medical Center will start construction on an $18.5 million emergency department expansion and upgrade in September.
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North State Marketplace: Aug. 26, 2010
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The owner of the Dry Creek Station restaurant said he will rebuild the Bella Vista landmark, which was destroyed by a fire early Wednesday morning.
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Today in History: Aug. 26, 2010
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North State in Brief: Aug. 26, 2010
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The living room of a Red Bluff home was peppered with bullets fired from the street Wednesday morning.
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The Shasta County board of education voted Wednesday to work with Turtle Bay Exploration Park and the SETI Institute in Mountain View to explore building a new science center with a planetarium at Turtle Bay.
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The sixth annual Rolling Hills Casino PBR Bull Bash is returning to Red Bluff.
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University Prep’s move to the Sacramento Valley League may be an uphill one for the Panthers, but it should have little effect on the other six teams in the league.
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RED BLUFF — Tehama County supervisors this week gave their blessing to a roughly $34 million general fund budget for 2010-11, in what their top manager says is a stable, balanced spending plan.
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As a fly fisherman, Mark Rockwell is glad the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower-court ruling about steelhead that he said will preserve federal protections for the fish.
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A thud heard near the Shasta Union High School District office building last fall was the University Prep football program running into a big reality check.
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When I was a kid, I'd look forward to the annual Old Shasta Art Fair so I could have a falafel--a Middle Eastern pita bread sandwich made of chickpeas, cucumber dressing and some tomatoes and sliced cucumbers. How can you...
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Fire crews are responding to a vegetation fire reported at 7:18 p.m. on Big Bend Road near Cove Road.
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Back in the mid-1980s, as a student at UC Berkeley, apparently I was in the middle of a food revolution without really knowing it. I remember when my parents came to town to visit, we'd eat in a restaurant called Chez Panisse on Shattuck Avenue -- kind of a hippie- looking place on the outside with weathered gray wood and
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About half of all Americans over age 60, and nearly all Americans by age 80 will have diverticulosis, according to the American Gastroenterologist Association.
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Shasta Blood Center announced this week it needs 0- donors as well as all blood types.
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Great song for a product launch. It was 15 years ago today (give or take) that Microsoft, with mucho fanfare, launched Windows 95. With all the Apple product launches in the years since it's hard to remember what a...
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Redding police officers arrested a man this afternoon on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, brandishing a weapon in a threatening manner and resisting arrest.
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Yes, it's hot. In fact, today has been the hottest Aug. 25 on record in Redding.
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Here’s a somewhat contemporary looking home in the very desirable Ranchland Acres neighborhood. We recall it when it last sold in 2005 for $565K, and back then it was quite nice. Looks like it could be very nice again. Representing the bank/seller
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The California Highway Patrol reported a possible fatal traffic accident in Redding this afternoon.
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The Shasta County board of education voted today to work with Turtle Bay Exploration Park and the SETI Institute in Mountain View to explore building a new science center with a planetarium at Turtle Bay.
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Have you ever wondered who is who and what group belongs to what Wintu tribe? The following list will hopefully give you a better understanding. Shasta County Wintu tribal area: Begins on the south side of Mount Shasta to about...
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Police arrested a man Tuesday on suspicion of terrorist threat, obstructing a peace officer and an outstanding arrest warrant, according to the Redding Police Department.
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The Avoid the Six Shasta County DUI Campaign arrested three more individuals Tuesday for drunken driving.
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Red Bluff police arrested a man on suspicion of felony child abuse Tuesday evening.
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Police this morning arrested a man on suspicion of grand theft and possession of stolen property within minutes of the crime being reported, according to the Redding Police Department.
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A shooting was reported this morning on the 1000 block of Jackson Street in Red Bluff, according to the Red Bluff Police Department.
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...you can watch every punch here. Courtesy videographer Robert Exter....
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Rescued from the dustbin of local history by Chamber prez Frank Strazzarino -- a University of California Redding T-shirt from the 1980s. If only.... Think of what it might have done for our economy -- never mind how it...
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Talking to Lani Kitkowski, leader "California Protective Parents Association Shasta County," it came to light that Lizabeth Robison told her(Kitkowski)in the first week of August that she(Robison) could not help her(Kitkowski) anymore because "they had come down heavy handed on her (Robison) and it is your(Kitkowski's) faul
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This mill was built in 1876 on Rock Creek at Shingletown by the Sierra Flume & Lumber Company. The rough-cut lumber from this mill was transported from here on the 42-mile-long Blue Ridge Flume to the end of the flume...
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My thoughts are with the employees of the popular Dry Creek Station steak house in Bella Vista, claimed by fire this morning. Here's a link to a write-up I did for D.A.T.E. a little over a year ago (including some...
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This quote appeared in a lead Record Searchlight local housing article today, as penned by David Benda: One thing is clear: Distressed sales continue to dominate the housing market in Shasta County. It’s estimated
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From USA Today: Budget cuts are forcing police around the country to stop responding to fraud, burglary and theft calls as officers focus limited resources on violent crime. Cutbacks in such places as Oakland, Tulsa and Norton, Mass. have forced...
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From acn.liveauctioneers.com: OAKLAND, Calif. - On Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, all eyes will be on Clars Auction Gallery in San Francisco's East Bay as the company offers one of the rarest and most magnificent granular crystalline gold specimens ever...
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The owner of the Dry Creek Station restaurant said today he will rebuild the Bella Vista landmark.
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I recall reading a few years back the tragic tale of a man found dead among his cabbages from a self-inflicted overdose of pesticides, so passionate was his commitment to defeating the insects in
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A new age dawns at Red Bluff High School.
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The Eastern Athletic League has some new teams and a new divisional format.
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Dear Lynne: During our Italian trip, at one meal, I remember a light red wine, not a rose, served chilled. It was a hit. Is there anything similar here to try? The heat was beyond belief, so we were surprised to be served a red, and to have it chilled. Are wines like this imported? -- Vicki in Colorado Dear Vicki
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More than six months after receiving an anonymous $100,000 donation, the PlusOne Mentors program of the Shasta Family YMCA in Redding is going strong, though its future remains uncertain.
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Shasta County high school students passed the California High School Exit Exam at higher rates last school year than in 2008-09, according to figures released by the state Tuesday.
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Analysts for months have pondered how the housing market would respond once the tax credits for buyers expired.
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Two acting workshops have started this month, both of which are being taught by local actor Stephen Kline, who is straight off his performance as henchman Taboo Tyler II in “Club Dead: The Last Resort.”
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Redding’s fifth annual Community Creek Cleanup will again focus on the Sacramento River and clearing overgrown invasive plants.
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Celeste White is a novelist, artist, blogger and publisher of The Hot Air Quarterly literary magazine.
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DUNSMUIR — Come springtime, a newly imagined city museum may sprout at the Amtrak station on Sacramento Avenue.
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Nigerian scams were the most prevalent type of real estate fraud reported in Shasta County last year, according to the Shasta County District Attorney’s Office.
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There is so much political spin, and so many numbers games being played, when it comes to medical care, that we have to go back to square one and the simplest common sense, in order to get some rational idea of what government-run medical care means. In particular, we need to examine the claim that the government can ̶
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Letters to the Editor: Aug. 25, 2010
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Congressional Republicans don’t care much for President Obama’s handling of the economy. They’ve made that abundantly clear.
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Firefighters responded to a small grass fire this evening at 1094 Bond Street near Churn Creek Road in Redding.
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California Highway Patrol reported a vehicle collided with the center divide on southbound Interstate 5 just north of Loma Vista Drive at 7:40 p.m. Monday.
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Pistachios, like many other nuts, offer lots of health benefits.
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Go to www.wonews.com or subscribe at wonsubs.com. Call 800-290-2929. BEST BITES LAKE SHASTA — Trout have been from 40 to 65 feet down and on the move. Limits are possible but take a little longer as you have to find them. Salmon were a little deeper but by the dam. Start off f
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California has designated Chico's Meriam Park project a model sustainable community, which means the city has access to $500,000 for the planned neighborhood. New Urban Builders is developing Meriam Park in southeast Chico. New Urban is the firm that built 33 porch-fronted homes in the Parkview Neighborho
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Beautiful Horses At 45 years old I thought it just might be a good time to learn ho
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Liz and I jumped in a River Jet Boat and flew down the Beautiful Rouge River. I really enjoyed spending time wit
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Law enforcement officers in Shasta and Tehama counties arrested 10 individuals for drunken driving since Monday morning, officials said.
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What: Floral Design for Weddings and Special Occasions When: Sep 1 through 22, 6 to 7 p.m. Where: TBA Materials fee: $60 due to instructor on first day of class Fee: $60 for 4 classes Sign up at Redding Recreation 530-225-4095 1250 Parkview Ave Do you have an i
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As I explore my new home of Bellevue, Washington, I’m reminded of how important California’s agricultural exports are to the rest of the nation. While shopping for fresh fruit at grocery stores, sig
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We mention the village idea since you could buy these 3 bank-owned units PLUS the 3 adjacent bank-owned units, and have a total of 6 rental units for under $200K. It takes a village sometimes. Now you can start your own. They are in two separate listings. Here is a
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List of support groups in the North State.
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With the $8,000 federal tax credit gone, existing homes sales in the United States fell 27 percent in July compared with June, the National Association of Realtors reported this morning. Sales were at their lowest level since NAR started tracking total (homes, condos, townhouses) existing home sales in 1999, and
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A Redding woman and her two children suffered minor injuries this morning after the family’s minivan rolled off Old Oregon Trail in North Redding.
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Knauf Insulation has delayed the restart of its furnace, a move that will affect about 90 employees at the Shasta Lake plant.
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32.7 percent, according to this UCLA study. From the Bee: Merced County has the third-highest percentage of uninsured, behind Madera County with 32 percent and Shasta County with 32.7 percent. In California, 24.3 percent are uninsured. The lowest rates of...
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There are very few photos of the old historic courthouse and this photo is about the best. It was a 2-story log building located on today's High Street overlooking the downtown area (see arrow). It's been gone a long time...
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From the sound of it, there may have been as much heat as light generated at last night's candidates' debate between Patrick Jones and Ken Murray. Jones: You wasted money on Stillwater. Murray: You're wasting money on Oasis Road. Jones:...
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The Redding Kaos Raiders U12 boys soccer team took first place in its age group at the Woodland Sunshine Classic on Sunday.
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Shasta head football coach Aaron Gingery is one of the best at preparing his team going into the season, but has struggled to get the same production out of his players at the end of the season.
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No group is so hated by the many Americans who resent illegal immigration as so-called “anchor babies” born in the United States to illegal immigrant women. They’re not reviled for anything they’ve done, but because of their parents’ actions and the services they might eventually get. And because once they’re bo
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For the past three seasons, Evan Taylor has been the engine that has made the Wolves’ offense go.
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Kent Snider Jr., Redding Much is being said about the appropriateness of building a new mosque in New York. The Muslim cleric heading the mosque, who has been quoted as saying that America is partly at fault for the attacks on 9/11, is on a state-sponsored Middle Eastern tour to talk about religious tolerance in America. Th
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I love toys. I find them in the thrift store. I fight the urge to buy but the really whacky cute ones are irresistable. I do have a built-in semi-bullshit justification. I may someday have grandchildren. That’s what I tell myself my eye pulls me toward piles of brightly colored creatures. “Yes, the grandchildre
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Just three days after the high temperature was 88 – down right chilly for Redding in the summertime – the high today should reach 20 degrees higher.
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Here is Redding’s Pine Street School, not long after it was built many years ago. And here it is now as Coco Loco, a restaurant and nightclub. The rest of the school was converted to offices and one other restaurant as well. The restaurant Pio Loco is in the northwest section of the old school. Thanks
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We encountered this again yesterday. Our client submitted a good offer on a bank-owned property. One of the terms asked for was a 3% BCC credit, which is a request for the seller to cover some of the Buyer Closing Costs. The seller agreed to the credit, but only if the buyer used their preferred lender. It's hard
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“I don’t run a business, I run a ministry.” So says Garth Schmeck, owner of ESP Outdoor in Redding. These days, however, Schmeck is sermonizing from a new book. For years, Schmeck was the area’s preacher of paddling. He founded the Penguin Paddlers club, which grew to 700 members, and his s
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You don’t have to be rich, famous or even an adult to leave a memorable legacy that can change lives. Just ask Stacey Oglesby of Lockwood, Mo., whose 15-year-old daughter, Colbe
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The Redding School District Board of Trustees appointed its newest member Monday night.
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Man shoots self while inspecting pistol A 21-year-old man was shot in the left abdomen Monday afternoon after a pistol he was looking at accidentally went off, authorities said.
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In 1910: All able-bodied men in Lewiston were drafted to fight a forest fire on Bowerman Ridge in the worst fire so far in Trinity County history. The fire had been burning for two to three weeks.
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SPI closes plant in Loyalton Sierra Pacific Industries has shut down its power plant in Loyalton, a move that has cost 15 people their jobs.
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I am still grappling with the day’s events. I anticipate that I will, over time, write several blogs about this day, from various perspectives. No matter the angle from which I choose to view today’s events, I am unable to find a perspective that fully encapsulates the enormity of it all. So, let’s start f
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Redding Mayor Patrick Jones and Ken Murray, twice former mayor and current council challenger, verbally pummeled each other Monday evening in a one-on-one debate designed to sound the way a prize fight looks.
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Shasta College instructor Mike Grifantini told me a wonderful family story today. His grandfather, you see, came to northern California from Italy in search of a better life. Now Grifantini's 25-year-old son, Marco, a 2003 Enterprise High grad, has...
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A fire was reported on the roof of the Alano Club of Redding at 1050 State St. on Monday night.
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The Redding School District board of trustees appointed its newest member Monday night.
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A 47-year old Redding man threatening suicide was taken into custody by police around 6:30 p.m. Monday
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This is the second Oregon official in recent months to get into hot water over a dubious degree from online diploma mill Redding University, actual physical location unknown. Here's a link to the web site of the "school." Its FAQ...
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In a story on August 19, 2010, The Record Searchlight reported, a week after the fact, that the Legal Aid or "Family Law Facilitator" had been closed due to the retirement of the attorney that ran it, "Lizabeth Robison."Today August 23,2010 a CPPA member overheard two attorneys in the courthouse say that Robison had b
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In the drugstore, when I got lost looking for shampoo and ended up on the Back to School aisle, I saw a mother with three young children picking out school supplies.
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Who was where at what weekend events.
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A Redding man was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft and burglary after police say they caught him trying to push away a stolen motorcycle.
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Sunday was no laugher for Redding’s Good Humor man.
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Officers said an 18-year-old Anderson man stole a car and again led them on a chase today for the third time in less than a month after he’d twice been released from Shasta County’s jail to stave off overcrowding.
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Fortune magazine spent months talking to former execs, suppliers and others to help explain the chain's wild success. Must-read for all TJ's fans. Excerpt: The rise of Trader Joe's reflects Americans' changing attitudes about food. While Trader Joe's is not...
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Firefighters, California Highway Patrol officers and medics responded to southbound Interstate 5 at downtown Cottonwood this afternoon for a report of an SUV that rolled, injuring those inside.
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After "techies" nursing java hog tables for hours on end. The LA Times reports on the trend here....
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Courtesy Tea Party maven Erin Ryan: "The format is the two of them asking each other the questions. 30 sec for question with 1 min response and 1 min reply from the "asker". 2 ½ min per question and each...
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A 21-year-old man was shot in the left abdomen this afternoon after a pistol he was looking at accidentally went off, authorities said.
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Delamar was a gold, silver, and copper mining town once located beside Squaw Creek. It was named for Captain J. R. DeLaMar who built the nearby smelter for the Bully Hill Mine in 1899. Delamar no longer exists; the shoreline...
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Fire crews quickly squelched five spot fires early this afternoon burning in timberland along Ponderosa Way near Whitmore.
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A fire that burned about a 10-foot section of fence outside a downtown Redding business was quickly put out this morning.
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Crews quickly extinguished a vegetation fire near Kennedy Memorial Drive at Whiskeytown Lake this morning.
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Everybody is whining and complaining about money being wasted, while in our court house and by CPS (now known as "Children and Family Services," how lovely) hundreds of thousands of dollars are being spent on non-issues that are fabricated to arbitrarily take children away from good parents everyday. This is generating a lo
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Knauf Insulation has delayed the restart of its rebuilt furnace, a move that will affect about 90 employees at the Shasta Lake plant, Dave Hawley of Teamsters Local 137 said this morning.
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The boom years for real estate - when it built retirement nest eggs and paid for all sorts of nice stuff - may be over, according to some experts. From the New York Times: Dean Baker, co-director of the Center...
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From the newspaper that famously declared God was dead in 1966. "Experts now believe." That's what it says, by gosh. Click below for the whole article.
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IF SO CONTACT "THE CALIFORNIA PROTECTIVE PARENTS ASSOCIATION" AT cppashastcounty@yahoo.com. A VENUE TO HAVE THESE COMPLAINTS HEARD, IS NOW OPEN TO "CPPA." SO PLEASE ACT QUICKLY.
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This week I’m working on a number of my favorite projects for Etsians. I am finishing off two lovely fat donut pillows, a joy to create each and every time. These donuts go down under for a repeat Australian buyer, custom chocolate icing with sprinkles. Thank you Eymael!  I get to make another Mick Jagger doll. Th
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Today’s FDotD is in a nice neighborhood. The single supplied photo has a thumbprint or something where the garage is, but you get the idea. Built in 1992, this 1536 sq ft 3/2.5 seems to have last sold in 2003 for $259K. And back then it was listed as 1800 sq ft. Interesting.
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Spotted this homemade crossover vehicle at the Farmers Market on Saturday. It seems to have been fashioned from a Ford Festiva. Probably gets great mileage for an SUV. Looks really cool too. Obviously the work of creative mind. Maybe Ford should take a look. The workmanship on this little beauty
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Hot temperatures will be buffeted by gusts of more than 20 miles per hour in the northern Sacramento Valley.
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A 28-year-old Redding man on parole is in jail after police stopped him for speeding and talking on a cell phone.
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The butterflies in your belly … racing heart … sweaty palms … Is that how you feel when flirting or being flirted with?  When you first meet someone or see them across a room … Do you enjoy the batting of the eyelashes and tossing of the hair? How do you feel when you catch someone looking at yo
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(I originally wrote this as a newspaper column in 2005. I’ve edited it a bit. Please enjoy this in the interim, when The Tension will be silent as I vacation in the Russian Wilderness Area this week.)A walk into the woods is a scrub brush for the soul. 

Thoreau knew that, as did Whitman, Muir and certainl
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Anyone who’s ever stood on a busy street corner while a truck accelerated past has surely cursed the day Rudolf Diesel invented his engine.
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President Ronald Reagan was never one to hide his frustrations when it came to working with a Congress controlled by the opposition. He once remarked, “I’ve often wondered how some people in positions of this kind . . . manage without having had any acting experience.”
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Despite the wretched economy, only 60 percent of the people eligible for food stamps in Shasta County actually receive them. Even though the food stamp caseload has increased nearly 50 percent since 2007, thousands who are eligible to receive the aid are not taking advantage of the help, said Linda Barba, a program manager
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When you're a teenager, 6 a.m. is like a foreign country: You've heard about it, but you haven't had the chance to visit. Then, the school year starts. You're issued a passport, and you climb on the bus that drops you off at school by 7:10 a.m. or 8:30 a.m. or, if you're lucky, 9:10 a.m.
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On one hand, the Cougars boast an experienced defense anchored by a strong group of linebackers. On the other hand, the Foothill High School football team is raw but talented on the offensive side.
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Zach Ray knows his last name carries the weight of many expectations.
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Firefighters were called to a reported fire Sunday afternoon in a vacant building on Bechelli Lane north of Hartnell Avenue in Redding.
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Spotted in Farm and Garden, Aug 20. Grey cocktails are often pretty tame. Which conjured this image. Maybe one should try it with a salted rim. Or a touch of Tobasco. We are easily amused here at Really Redding.
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Firefighters were called to a reported fire Sunday afternoon in a vacant building on Bechelli Lane north of Hartnell Avenue in Redding.
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Hey, check out the kitchen on this… wait a minute. Who took the kitchen? Well, as we agents euphemistically like to say, “There’s still time to pick your cabinets.” And toilets too, we note. Here’s another useful agent-speak phrase, “It ha
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As of Sunday morning, drunken driving arrests over the weekend reached nine in Shasta County, law enforcement officials said.
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These are some of the remains still existing at the Bully Hill smelter, located on the banks of the Squaw Creek arm of Shasta Lake. The smelter was built in 1901 and had the capacity to smelt 150 tons of...
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Doni’s identical twin Shelly Shively is this week’s special guest on today’s Sunday Bru
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Officers conducted a DUI checkpoint Saturday night in Redding, checking drivers in 714 vehicles, but arresting none for drunken driving.
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Compared to what is expected later this week, today’s weather will be like a cool coastal vacation. High today is expected to be around 89, lowering to about 62 tonight, with winds gusting to about 20 mph, according to the National Weather Service.
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Everybody is whining and complaining about money being wasted, while in our court house and by CPS (now known as "Children and Family Services," how lovely) hundreds of thousands of dollars are being spent on non-issues that are fabricated to arbitrarily take children away from good parents everyday. This is generating a
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A little nanfiction for you, brought forth by OneWord, a dandy prompt site that gives you a word a day - and 60 seconds to say something.The word today is understood.He felt like, if they’d just read the fucking report he’d prepared - that was right in front of them i
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Taxpayers sent a message to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and members of the Legislature when they defeated five of the six measures on May 19, 2009. They want a stop to overspending and new taxes, and for the elected officials in Sacramento to stand up and have the courage to confront the strong union officials in the publ
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On its face, the city’s general-fund reserve percentage is the sort of issue that might stoke a heated, table-pounding argument at a meeting of a Government Accounting Standards Board subcommittee, but not among the rest of us.
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I dropped in on the Redding School District board meeting Tuesday to see what parents, teachers and the trustees themselves might have to say about the evolving troubles of Rein and Wanell Stoltz, the now-resigned board president and his school-librarian wife who stands accused of embezzlement. But the meeting was more t
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In days long past, the Wintu managed this land with fine precision. We knew that to stay cool in these hot, arid summers required at least part of your home underground. We maintained the skills to organize large-scale group efforts during salmon runs and acorn gathering. We also knew when, where, how much and how often
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Kristin Nystrom and William McElvain, both of Redding, were married June 19, 2010, at All Saints Episcopal Church of Redding. Pastor Dave Hall officiated. The bride is the daughter of Jerry and Elly Nystrom of Redding. She is pursuing her teaching credential through Simpson University. The groom is the son of Tom McElva
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Ariel Eminger and Nicholas Lyons of Redding were married May 29, 2010, at the Holiday Inn in Redding. A reception and dinner followed in the Palomino Room at the Holiday Inn. The bride is the daughter of Mark and Jeannie Eminger of Redding. She graduated from Stellar Charter School and the ROP Certified Nursing Assistant
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A Sept. 19, 2010, wedding is planned for Camay Coker and Michael Bryant, both of Cottonwood, at the Riverview Restaurant in Anderson. The bride-elect is the daughter of Russell and Danielle Coker of Redding. She is a 2006 graduate of Enterprise High School. She is attending Shasta College to pursue a degree in nursing. Sh
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Sarah Swanson and Jeremy Suhrstedt, both of Central Point, Ore., were married May 29, 2010, at Shore Acres Botanical Garden in Charleston, Ore. The ceremony was followed by a reception at the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology Boathouse Auditorium. The bride is the daughter of Robert and Dora Swanson of Redding. She is a
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Grab a cup on your way in each morning. Pour a cup at about 3 p.m. Or, maybe you want a cup for a late-night pick-me-up. Thank goodness for coffee, because it’s pretty demanding being a teenager these day.
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We're delighted that you've returned for yet another visit. Today let's talk about that old household standby, baking soda.
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You've seen them all around airports -- kids proudly pulling their own rolling carry-ons that come in all kinds of colors and patterns geared to appeal to the younger set.
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The Sacramento River is a cool friend in the summertime. Pristine water flowing from the cold, lower reaches of Lake Shasta offers a welcome coolness along the river trail. Early risers know the benefits of gathering at the trail heads before the midday sun kicks into overdrive
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A new school year has begun and the Shasta Public Libraries has the answer to homework problems.
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A Sept. 4, 2010, wedding is planned for Audrey Jones and Ryuichi Ohyama, both of Redding, at the Golden Umbrella in Redding. The bride-elect is the daughter of Don and Alena Jones. She graduated from Dunsmuir High in 2008. Her fiance is the son of Keijirou Fujiyama and Yumiko Staton. He was born in Kawasaki, Japan. He gr
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Jack Ures celebrated his 80th birthday with his wife, Joan, and children at Lake Tahoe during the week of July 24. His family came from Georgia, Minnesota, Utah, Arizona and California. He has three children, seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
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The kids received some cards in the mail containing spending money from a relative yesterday. They are always thrilled to receive a letter, and couldn't believe their good fortune in receiving cash as well.
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Dear Straight Talk: My sister is disabled and uses a wheelchair. She needs help in the bathroom, so I arrange to meet her in the girls' bathroom at school. Obviously, we need to use the disabled stall. When the bathroom is crowded we sometimes have to be assertive about demanding the right to priority for it. We get lots of
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In 1910: River driver Joseph Allen, employed by T.H. Benton’s second log drive from the Big Bend, drowned below the mouth of Hatchet Creek. Allen and others were breaking a jam. As the jam broke, Allen, standing on a log, failed to jump in time and was carried down to the rapids.
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A look at companies embracing new online technology and how they're leveraging that into profits and success.
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It's been a tale of the good and the bad for the newspaper industry during the past decade. "The story of the last decade in print is a story of vanishing revenue but not vanishing readers," said Tom Rosenstiel, director of the Pew Research Center's Project for the Excellence in Journalism.
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Firefighters are responding to a vegetation fire on Hilltop Drive.
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The Simpson University volleyball team fell to Montana Western 25-12, 25-19, 25-20 at the Southern Oregon tournament on Saturday.
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Your pet cat might be the most resilient animal in your home. That is, if your cat is anything like a tortoiseshell cat named Cally.
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Mount Shasta's landmark proposed ordinance banning water bottling plants and cloud seeding over the Siskiyou County city won't make it to the November ballot after all.
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When it's too good to be true, it usually isn't and that appears to the case for a Babe Ruth autographed relic card that has been showing up around the country.
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Any financial plan should address the issues of risk management. The risk of dying too soon can be tempered with adequate life insurance planning. The risk of living too long can be managed with appropriate investment strategies. Liability risk is frequently handled through proper casualty insurance and "umbrella" policie
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The Enterprise Hornets will be getting a taste of out-of-area football competition this season.
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The Enterprise Hornets began the past decade the same way they ended it -- edging Paradise to win the section title. Now comes the hard part of repeating.
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How do you distinguish yourself in the uber-competitive coffee market? If you're Barista's Roasting Co., you Splick-it.
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Two major outdoors-products companies, Kelty and JanSport, are taking a retro tilt with backpacks for 2011. This month, both companies unveiled backpacks for next year's line that look like models as seen on the Appalachian Trail circa 1964.
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Hang gliders and paragliders will join together at Hat Creek Rim for a weekend of “sky sailing” on Labor Day weekend Sept. 4-6.
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Jane Vorpagel burned through her camera's battery taking snapshots of the green and black crystals that mark the heart of Iron Mountain Mine, source of some of the most acidic water in the world. An environmental scientist with the state Department of Fish and Game, Vorpagel was among more than a dozen state and federal w
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The Redding School District Board of Trustees is meeting Monday to consider appointing a new member to the board.
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A primary fiber serving Charter Cable customers was cut in Northern California today, leaving thousands without television, Internet and phone access.
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On a sunny day in August tourists from Japan, Texas and the Bay Area sit along the banks of the McCloud River, just above a series of cascading waterfalls.
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Families looking for quality affordable, natural and organic products have plenty of options these days. But it’s often challenging to find products offered by smaller companies.
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Q: I am currently training my dog to retrieve, which requires exposure to both live and dead birds. Are there any restrictions for using live and/or dead birds for the training? Are there certain types of birds that may be used? Pigeons are usually the bird of choice.
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In a recent office meeting we learned about all the new and exciting plans that are coming about with the new Stillwater Business Park, right here in Redding, CA. Becau
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Cheri Davis of Advanced Massage Solutions offers various massage therapies.
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Tom and Marge Barefoot celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 13, 2010, at a small gathering of friends and family at their home, hosted by their daughter, Marcy Guin, her husband, Steve, as well as their son Tom and wife Joy Barefoot from Omaha, Neb. The Barefoots were married at Christ Episcopal Church in Gary,
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Shasta County sheriff's boating safety deputies were searching the Sacramento River south of the Cypress Avenue Bridge this afternoon for missing people after finding two overturned rafts caught in the span's middle pier.
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State regulators on Friday closed Chico-based Butte Community Bank after efforts to shore up its balance sheet failed.
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I took the Harry Potter Wand Quiz on Facebook this morning after seeing that Frank had done so. It was a well though out quiz with interesting questions and pleasing results. What is Your Harry Potter Wand? — Hazel and Mermaid Hair My Result: Hazel and Mermaid Hair You are very intelligent and wise. You [...]
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The mystery man was Charles H. Behrens. He was the one who purchased the house at 1520 West Street for his family. It was his grandson (Judge Eaton) who made the old family house a local landmark. Charles was elected...
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Law enforcement agencies arrested seven motorists in Shasta County on Friday, the first day of an end-of-summer crackdown on driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to a press statement.
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Redding police and law enforcement authorities in neighboring counties are still looking for a man who reportedly assaulted another man Friday afternoon and stole his truck.
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(Here's the fight poster, courtesy Erin Ryan and Rob Exter) This should be quite a bout, whether it goes 12 rounds or not. Mayor Patrick Jones squares off against challenger and former political mentor Ken Murray during the Redding...
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Before her first visit to the Capitol building in Sacramento recently, I asked my 12-year-old daughter what goes on in that historic and ornate building. Her response, with absolutely no prompting from me (I promise), "Where decisions are made to...
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Berkeley has long had a reputation for civil disobedience in which residents defy or ignore wrong-headed or stupid government laws, regulations or policies. A minor example, spotted on a recent visit: On Shattuck Avenue about six blocks north of University...
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The northern Sacramento Valley can expect relatively mild afternoons today and Sunday before triple-digit heat returns early next week. Temperatures in Redding will peak at 86 degrees this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. The average high in Redding on this date is 96 degrees. South w
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We noticed a hummingbird become fascinated by the fountain. It went in for a drink. Once you’re in, it’s hard not to get wet. Bbbbbbbbb. Oh this is nice. Maybe I’ll just lay here a while. Wheee! Ahhh. That’s refreshing. So, wh
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It’s August. It’s hot and dry in interior northern California and in most cases, our gardens are looking a little…worn, a little worse for the wear of our long, hot, dry summers.
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Life can become so busy that we can forget at times just how blessed we are to be loved by our wives.
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Q. Some religions speak positively about inclusivity but still have policies of exclusivity, such as refusing to ordain women or homosexuals. What are the limits of inclusivity in your faith tradition? How does your faith tradition reconcile these issues? Sexuality in Sikhism relates to the marriage of a man and woman and t
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The horrifying story of the death of Randal Leigh Wert, who was stabbed to death Sunday night in a domestic violence incident, while a California Highway Patrol officer waited outside the home for backup, has many criticizing the officer (as yet unnamed publicly) who did not intervene in time.
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Was Sunday’s Record Searchlight editorial a political career-ender for Ken Murray?
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A police officer accused of raping a woman he was taking to jail was fired Friday, said Anderson Police Chief Dale Webb.
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Well here's an announcement that's interesting -- if not surprising: Today the Redding Firefighters' Association proudly announced their support for Francie Sullivan, Sandra Speer & Ken Murray for Redding City Council. They join the Redding Peace Officers' Association and the...
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A red pickup reported carjacked in downtown Redding was recovered Friday in Trinity County, according the Redding Police Department.
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Friday was the first time I got a look at the Shasta College football team version 2010. Knights fans, players and coaches hope that it is closer to version 2008, not 2009.
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A popular trail in Lassen Volcanic National Park will close for 10 days as part of the “Reach the Peak” project, according to a news release from the National Park Service.
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After two months of relative stability, Shasta County's unemployment rate inched up to 15.6 percent in July, the state reported Friday.
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Friday night high school football will fill the radio airwaves for the first time in seven seasons.
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Travel trailers, fishing and fun -- they all go together for the women in the Sisters on the Fly. Started by a pair of true sisters in Montana in 1998, the ladies-only club now has 1,400 members nationwide. Two dozen of them are in Lewiston this weekend to open up their unique signature trailers from the 1950s and 60s to t
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Steve Hobson wants to push Redding City Hall back to the basics of governing.
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In addition to the many e-mails I receive providing me with different topics, I also have access to a very special group of individuals who are members of the Secret Society of Rats.
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During the housing boom, equity-rich homeowners were cashing in, many accenting their backyard with a pool. But as home values have plunged, so has the new pool business.
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Barista's Roasting Co., a family-owned specialty coffee roaster and espresso bar that eventually plans to serve beer and wine, has opened in Redding across from the Mt. Shasta Mall.
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Horses aplenty will be on view Saturday when the Wild Horse Sanctuary opens the gates for its annual celebration.
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What is this event? Well, it is the most enjoyable golf tournament that you have ever seen. Everyone can play and it’s anyone’s game to win. Families and individuals of all ages will be able to participate in this outrageously fun event. Come have fun, eat some good food, play some raffles and maybe even win some fr
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In 1910: Brothers Charles and James Paige, 25-year-residents of Shasta, were to share in a $30 million inheritance divided among 400 others. Each of their share was to be $75,000.
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Lassen Volcanic National Park will close its landmark Lassen Peak Trail and parking area Saturday night through Aug. 31 for multiple helicopter rock-hauls. The work is part of the "Reach the Peak" project, an ambitious, 5-year, $2.4 million effort to restore and rehabilitate the popular trail to the 10,457-foot summit. C
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Perhaps a county declaration of a state of emergency wouldn't have much effect on a neighboring national forest, as the Mendocino County counsel argued. But this sounds like an emergency to me: Another armed grower killed by deputies in county...
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I'm not a regular viewer or listener to "Democracy Now!" -- which KIXE's new manager recently canceled, to its fans' chagrin. Nor do I share the show's political leanings, which are pretty strong and indeed blatant -- sometimes to the...
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Redding police are looking for a red pickup reported carjacked at the Wells Fargo bank branch downtown.
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The ten laws of western water make for sobering reading, especially toward the end. X. The Law of Vanishing Civilizations: The Tenth (or Last) Water Law of the West should be called the Hohokam Law of Water and Gravity. Under...
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Some bugs are pests in the garden, but others help take care of the pests.
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A quilt show, edible plant class and farm day are some upcoming events.
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Basic facts on spider mites
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North state real estate experts offer tips on finding a lender.
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Spider mites are one of summer's most ubiquitous garden pests.
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. The mystery man in the photo is Sheriff Charles Behrens, the grandfather of Judge Richard Behrens Eaton. "toe2toe" is our winner who correctly guessed him at 9:41 a.m. Congratulations toe2toe! Thank you everyone for checking in and playing and...
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An Anderson Police officer accused of raping a woman whom he had in custody was fired today, the city announced this afternoon.
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The Aug. 24 murder trial for three teenagers accused of beating a homeless man to death last year was postponed today until Nov. 16.
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A vehicle fire and a wreck have caused a traffic backup on Interstate 5 in both directions between Redding and Anderson.
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A federal grand jury Thursday indicted an undocumented Mexican man on suspicion of his connection to a Tehama County marijuana grow, according to a U.S. Department of Justice press statement.
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This house has always been a favorite of ours. So much so that we took this photo of it a few years ago just because we liked it. It doesn’t look quite like this anymore. As seen below. Still, a loving owner could restore it to loveliness again. Ev
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After two months of relative stability, Shasta County’s unemployment rate inched up to 15.6 percent in July, the state reported today.
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The appalling lack of urgency in the Legislature to pass a budget --- it's 50 days late now and ain't getting closer quickly -- might start to change now that it actually starts hurting people. The public often doesn't much...
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Who was/is this person? Welcome to the weekly History Mystery Photo Contest! If you're the first person to guess who this person is, you'll win a $10 gift certificate from River City Java plus an award certificate. Both prizes are...
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At Cal's Books the other day I bought, for a buck, a May 22, 1968, copy of the Record Searchlight, pictured, presumably saved because it memorialized, on its front page, the famous shoot-out with "Most Wanted" fugitive and hostage...
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List of support groups in the North State.
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Item, headlined 'Cheech Marin Endorses Prop. 19,' from CelebStoner web site: "Vote! Just vote, because if everyone thinks marijuana should be legalized, it'll pass with flying colors," says Top CelebStoner "Cheech" Marin about Prop 19, the measure that would tax...
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Now, whether you have an iPhone, Android, or Blackberry, FDotD senses your platform, and adjusts to make it easily readable on your mobile display. So now, in addition to the option of subscribing and receiving FDotD as e-mail, you can get it on the go, anywhere you have a signal. Want to read about t
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Check out this video of a Human Electric Car that may possibly be produced in Eugene Oregon. Using a plug-in electric propulsion system, one person can drive this car up to 60 mph on flat terrain. With 4 people, it can be powered by humans alone. It’s an intriguing prototype. I like seeing the similar terrai
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The Redding area will experience seasonably warm weather today before a cool system moves in for the weekend.
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The number of farmers markets in the United States has more than doubled during the last 10 years to 6,132, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Not surprisingly, California has more farmers markets (580) than any other state. New York (460), Illinois (286), Michigan (271) and Iowa (229) compl
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Rome is not only the capital of Italy, it’s a world capital and feels like it. Hustle and bustle don’t begin to describe the energy of the city, with beautiful people dashing hither and yon on urgent and mysterious missions. These missions are usually conducted on Vespa scooters that lack a muffler. You ca
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It just seems like a good way to go out of employment with a little 2 Tone Ska.And we're talking The Beat (or, in North America, The English Beat, since Paul Collins had a band in the U.S. called The Beat).The Beat were formed in England in 1978, during a time of great social upheaval. The band's first single wa
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It’s hard to be an Obama sycophant these days. Your hero delivers a Ramadan speech roundly supporting the building of a mosque and Islamic center at ground zero in New York. Your heart swells and you’re moved to declare this President Obama’s finest hour, his act of greatest courage.
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It is against the law — a misdemeanor — to supply beer or booze to underage drinkers. That fact alone ought to dissuade adults from doing it. Never mind the risks to the well-being of naive, often-reckless young drinkers.
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I know what a lot of people are saying, "more football?" What about the other fall sports such as volleyball, swimming and tennis? Well don't worry, updates on those sports will come soon. Since our football previews will begin to run in the next few days, I have taken a look at a few of the teams. And because I mentioned
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The North Valley Rapids, an 18-and-under girls fast-pitch organization, will have sign-ups at the Red Bluff High School softball field Aug. 29.
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Dr. Doug McConnell said he moved to Redding for a change of pace and the challenge of rebuilding a small town hospital's heart program.
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An Iowa company on Wednesday broadened a nationwide recall of its eggs to 380 million after some of its facilities were linked to an outbreak of salmonella that has sickened hundreds of people across the countr
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NEWS ALERT: August 19, 2010 By a 49 to 14 vote, the California State Assembly approved SB 1178 extending anti-deficiency protection for consumers who have refinanced their original mortgage loans and now are facing foreclosure. We've been waiting for a decision on this bill simply b
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The deadline for applications in two recall elections passed on Thursday, finalizing the candidate list for Dunsmuir City Council. Justin Lowenthal filed a candidate application Aug. 6, joining retired Army National Guardsman Arlis O. Steele in Mayor Peter Arth's recall, while grocer Nick Mitchell remains the only candidat
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It didn't take very long for the new general manager at KIXE to start making changes after taking over Redding's Public Broadcasting Service station in July. And at least one of his programing decisions has upset Redding's small, but vocal, progressive community.
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A year ago, Christy Swagerty-Vilas stepped into the Simpson University head volleyball coaching role with little time to bring in recruits.
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Fire crews contained a fire Thursday afternoon after it burned more than two acres of timber adjacent to woods blackened by wildfire last week.
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A former teacher's aide at Shasta High School is accused of having sex multiple times -- including in the stands during this year's state wrestling meet in Bakersfield -- with a 17-year-old Orland student, authorities said.
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A local artist is on a mission to beautify an area along I-5 and raise money for a local charity. For more than a year, Armando Mejorado has been planning and installing sculpted metal "trees" in the backyard of his north Redding home, which also serves as a private art gallery.
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The building for the Cottrell smoke consuming device was nearly complete. It was expected to be ready to go in October.
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The California Department of Transportation is hosting a public workshop from 5:30 to 7 p.m. today to discuss the future of Highway 273.
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Good news and bad news on the harsh reality of America's blue-collar jobs. This is a must read article that was just out today. WHERE THE BLUE-C
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 It's not too late to enjoy "Movies 
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I was doubtful (initially) about Community Pages but I have to admit the more success stories I read the more I realize we're missing out. Way to go Karen, your post motivated me to get going so we've sponsored a community (which is now in pending status) and will be adding on to the list as we continue to close escro
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The California Department of Public Health has provided a list of eggs distributed in the state recalled because they may contain Salmonella, a bacterium that may cause serious health problems.
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The McCloud River rises in the Cascades southeast of Mount Shasta, flows into and out of the McCloud Reservoir, and ends in the Pit River arm of Shasta Lake on the east side of the Pit River Bridge on Interstate 5.
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Shasta Women's Refuge seeks crisis line volunteers.
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By day Stephanie Foos is an assistant in the accounts payable department at Redding's Bethel Church. But at night, at venues such as Rivers and Old City Hall, she sings songs from an era long before she was born, songs like "My Funny Valentine" and "The Shadow of Your Smile" in a sweet, sultry voice
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Tehama County agents arrested 12 men and women and one teenager on Wednesday after a three-month investigation into suspected methamphetamine use and sales at two Cottonwood homes, according to a press statement.
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Today's editorial takes the Redding School Board to task, but commenter Chris_RSC adds a fair shout-out for something the board is doing right: From what I have heard the board is no longer hiding out on East Bonnyview for their...
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Today’s FDotD has been around a while. It wasn’t real interesting at the initial list price of $173K. but now after 155 days on market, it is much more attractively priced. We think this one is well worth your attention now. The neighborhood is relatively close-i
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!!!!!!!NO ONE SHOULD GO HUNGRY BENEFIT CONCERT!!!!!
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Tonja Donoho's brother, SGT Tad A Donoho, Jr., fought for 15 months in Afghanistan's Korengal Valley, and now she fights to get the film about his platoon to show in Redding. Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival, 'Restrepo' is now coming to Redding, Ca. Read about this critically acclaimed doc
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In a column about Humboldt County and the Hoopa Valley Tribe's quest to get the Bureau of Reclamation to deliver on a 50-year-old promise -- contract -- to supply 50,000 acre-feet of Trinity River water, Hank Sims unpacks what's at...
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Former Redding radio personality George Newcom had methamphetamine in his system when he died on July 1 of heart failure, the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office reported today.
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Dan Kowall finds it bitterly ironic that homeowners in the subdivision that surrounds River Bend Golf Club are very vocal about keeping the property as a golf course. But not many of those residents are golf club members. "That's kind of a sore spot with me," Kowall said this week. Word is Kowal
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I've always thought this store's name sounded pretty frightful. Sort of like a big, mean bull was waiting for you inside. It was anything but that. This store was the largest wholesale firm in all of northern California beginning in...
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Fire crews contained a fire this afternoon after it burned more than two acres of timber adjacent to woods blackened by wildfire last week.
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1. MarketFest 2010 5 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 26, Library Park, downtown Redding. Today: Karen Lovely. Season closes with Los Pinguos, Aug. 26. Go to www.vivadowntownredding.org
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As in Wildlife that is!  I was traipsing through the park again, (I know, HUH!!!), looking for a trail to follow and what do you know I found one!  I seen this small sign that said "Shasta Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation"!  Kewl!  I knew
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One could say a friend gifted Debbie Sundelius twice when offering her a wire-wrapped necklace as a token of friendship. Sundelius was so taken with the handmade piece that she wanted to learn wire wrapping herself. The skills and passion she has developed for the art has lead to a business, PD Whimsy. A retired respiratory
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Much has changed since developer Rod Rodriguez and longtime Redding chef Cal DeMercurio opened Rivers Restaurant nearly 2 ½ years ago. The air went out of the north state’s real estate- and construction-driven economy, unemployment has risen, and consumers are holding on tighter to their wallets.
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It’s official – people of Redding like wine. A grand assumption that may be, but there is enough support locally for Redding’s fourth wine bar. Market Street Wines, a division of Market Street Steakhouse, is nearing the two-month mark on the downtown scene.
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Mount Shasta plays host to several free family events as summer winds to a close.
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A program that has helped hundreds of people going through divorces, child-custody disputes or other family law matters has temporarily closed at Shasta County’s courthouse.
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This Morning on KQMS Maggie John was a guest on the Ray Roberts show. One caller "Robert" called in and addressed the issue of Local Law enforcement and family court ignoring and even vilifying victims of domestic violence. John had no answer or anything to say regarding the caller's comments. Local law enforcement, f
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I am admittedly donut obsessed. I do not eat them but I love their simplicity, their roundness, their colorful icing and sprinkles. That is why I make my donuts BIG. I have a picture of a redheaded Soft Girl adorning the back window of the car just below the DarcyArts/Etsy graphic. I decided I needed some flash [...]
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A former teacher’s aide at Shasta High School was arrested this week for allegedly having sex multiple times with a minor, the Glenn County’s Sheriff’s Office reported.
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In a story headlined "Killing of homeless rises to highest level in decade," the Times singles out Redding. We're the poster child for a troubling trend. More great publicity for us. The excerpt: In an April 2009 case in Redding,...
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… from the sky. Erin took this photo of Redding looking south from a recent flight over our fair city. You can see the Sundial Bridge looking somewhat translucent. Click on the image to enlarge it. And we have a very high r
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Despite the popular misconception, being a real estate agent in the Redding area has never been easy. Even when business was good a few years back, competition was fierce. But if that was tough, today's economic climate makes this profession herculean. Consider: Although the number of agents closing a transaction in the
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It will be a typical summer day in the Redding area.
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What: Music By The Mountain chamber music festival When: Aug 21, 7:30 p.m. Where: Mt. Shasta Resort Highland Room 1000 Siskiyou Lake Boulevard Cost: $35 each, 2 for $65 Music by the Mountain, Mount Shasta’s annual festival of distinguished musical performances, brings uplif
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To look at the impressive faux-Italianate façade on the new restaurant at the corner of Shasta and Market Streets - the Sherven Square complex - you’d think that, well, a Tuscan restaurant was housed there. There’s nothing Asian about the terra-cotta colored exterior and the false shutters o
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I'm just not sure I buy the interpretation in The Infrastructurist and The NY Times of this Columbia University study (which is far too statistically dense for me to digest, I confess). This seems to be the takeaway: Perhaps more...
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California is seven weeks into its new fiscal year without a budget passed. The Golden State is facing a $19 billion deficit. But the longer the state legislature delays passing a budget, the bigger the problems become in many sectors.
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A Red Bluff teen who drowned last month was huffing while he was swimming, the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office reported Wednesday.
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The Redding School District board’s three remaining members have a mess on their hands — a troubling loss of confidence that has parents wondering whether they can trust the oversight of their children’s schools. Do they really think the way to solve that problem is dodging responsibility and declining
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It is hard to imagine that anything has gone unsaid about the so-called ground zero mosque, but we seem to be missing an important point.
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Police are looking for a man who reportedly robbed the North Valley Bank branch on East Cypress Avenue on Wednesday in Redding.
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Enterprise High School is hosting a free seminar on college recruiting for athletes 7 p.m. Aug. 26 in the Little Theater.
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Redding will loosen restrictions on medicinal cannabis co-ops — but not as much as advocates would like.
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The business community knew Mark Deloise Smith, 56, as a skilled and generous man. His family knew him as charismatic, compassionate, honest and humorous.
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Close enough to hear them scream, a California Highway Patrol officer waited for backup near a Bella Vista home where, detectives say, a family fight escalated into murder.
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The $7.7 million Manzanita Chute Curve Project on Highway 44 is expected to be finished next month, the California Department of Transportation reported Wednesday.
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In 1910: Fire commissioners delayed making a decision on purchasing an autocart for the Fire Department. The commission was considering an autocart made by the Seagrave Co. of Columbus, Ohio. It was 80 horsepower and capable of ascending a 15 percent grade at 15 mph.
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RED BLUFF — Police are the latest group to take a citywide 12 percent cut in compensation endorsed by the City Council in June.
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RED BLUFF — Modern life too chaotic? Head out to Ide Adobe State Park on Saturday to mingle with the townsfolk and settlers of the 1850s.
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A fire that burned a pump house and several vehicles Wednesday afternoon before spreading to a utility pole south of Redding knocked out power to 1,460 customers, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. spokesman Paul Moreno said.
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Months of back-ordered furniture began arriving this week to the Ashley Furniture Homestore warehouse in Chico.
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A Redding golf course that city officials once considered buying is in default.
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ANDERSON — If retirement means a time reserved for fulfilling lifelong dreams, Bev Belk is already there.
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This weekend was magnificent and mellow and heartwarming as Frank and I mingled with dear souls from decades past in San Francisco. We gathered at the farm homestead of Kevin and David. These generous hosts shared their abundance with us and we were grateful and glad. Go here to see the photos. The trip was [...]
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Fire crews quickly contained a vegetation fire sparked by a burning motor home near Oak Bottom Marina on Highway 299 in the Whiskeytown National Recreation Area.
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Cat people will understand.
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We may need him to, depending on the outcome of the November election. Remember his "Why can't we all get along?" appeal? For argument's sake, let's assume Patrick Jones, Ken Murray and Francie Sullivan win (not a far-fetched scenario). Jones...
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Seems falling wages in the US are making us competitive with customer support centers in India. Guess that's something to cheer about. Here's the scoop....
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Fire crews are responding this afternoon to the report of a structure fire near Caldwell Park.
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Mendocino County seeking summit to address marijuana grown on public lands. From KSRO: Mendocino County officials have decided against declaring a state of emergency related to the expanding marijuana-growing industry on public land in the county. Many residents have complained...
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Fire crews are responding this afternoon to the report of a fire in Whitmore.
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A 48-year-old Bella Vista man accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death on Sunday at their Faith Avenue home allegedly admitted to detectives that he killed her.
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As experts in assisted living, we often receive calls from people asking how they can get financial assistance to pay for the cost of long-term care.
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Did you know that Shasta County's water is not fluoridated? Fluoride helps strengthen tooth enamel, which helps prevent cavities. People of all ages benefit from the cavity-fighting properties of fluoride.
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Back in one-room schoolhouse days, children were given clean slate boards and fresh chalk to start the school year. As we look to another year of school sports, may I suggest we wipe the slates clean? Parents, athletes and coaches all deserve a chance to begin a new season free of biased baggage.
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The staff at Win River is weighing in 600 pounds less than they were just six months ago, thanks to a fitness program designed to promote health and wellness at the casino.
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A double-wide mobile home is reportedly on fire this afternoon at Greengate Road and Miacarla Lane in Cottonwood.
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A 22-year-old Bella Vista man pleaded not guilty this afternoon in Shasta County Superior Court to charges he was shot trying to rundown officers after leading them on a car chase.
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Via the Contra Costa Times: The College of Marin will host a series of public forums to introduce five finalists being considered to succeed Frances White as president and CEO of the community college. The finalists, whose names have been...
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Police are looking for a man who reportedly robbed North Valley Bank on East Cypress Avenue in Redding this afternoon.
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Come battle with Redding City Ballet's Flying Rat King in the 13th-year celebration of The Nutcracker! Open Auditions Redding Ballet Academie 1726 Market Street Across from the Cascade Theater Dancers: ...
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MARYSVILLE (AP) — Ted Nugent says he should have been better informed about California game laws after pleading no contest to misdemeanor charges of deer-baiting.
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What: Indigo Brew live at Bohemian Art Loft When: Friday (Aug. 20), 7:30 p.m. Where: Bohemian Art Loft 3304B Bechelli Lane Cost: $10 at the door Indigo Brew, captured live and recorded in concert, this Friday, August 20th at 7:30 at the all new, artsy, Bohemian Art Loft, 3304B Be
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A Red Bluff teen who drowned last month was huffing while he was swimming, the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office reported today.
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The Shasta Lake City Council on Tuesday approved a one-year salary freeze followed by possible increases for five city officials
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Bought this one and another just like it. $100 each. Holy craigslist find, Batman!
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From Dan Martin Just seems so counter intuitive to be transporting something as vulnerable as eggs from Iowa to California via refrigerated trucks in the summer heat. Possibly a chronic refrigeration or handling issue. CA is the nations 5th largest...
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A fire that burned a pump house and several vehicles this afternoon before spreading to a utility pole south of Redding knocked out power to 1,460 customers, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. spokesman Paul Moreno said.
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Les Baugh e-mailed the following in response to yesterday's post: This series of breakfast meetings comes as a continuation of a very successful series of District Town Hall Meetings I helped initiate when I took office. During the past several...
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Redding police are looking for a man who reportedly tried to force his way into an Enterprise neighborhood home with a gun on Tuesday night.
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One of the most momentous developments in human history? A SETI official says it's likely we'll have proof of intelligent alien life within 25 years. Excerpt from an article on Space.com: The SETI quest is set to take a leap...
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First of all, remember that all the tailing piles are located on someone's private property. Which means you MUST get permission to access their property. Tailing piles are defined as the waste material from a mining operation. The earliest tailing...
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Call me baffled about the behavior of the dwindling remaining members of the Redding School Board at last night's meeting. Aggrieved parents are demanding that Wanell Stoltz, the librarian accused of embezzlement be put on administrative leave instead of, as...
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Sandra Speer, the City of Redding's former HR director who hopes to win a seat on the city council with public-employee union backing, was on KCNR Tuesday morning. "I am not just a pro-union candidate," she told host Carl Bott....
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Eggs produced in Iowa and sold in California and several other states are being recalled because they may be contaminated with salmonella, state health officials announced this week.
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The north state gets a break today from the seasonably hot temperatures, according to the National Weather Service.
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I have often wondered why it is that the conservatives are called the “right” and the liberals are called the “left.”  Below is the answer, right out of the Bible:  
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The words over at Three Word Wednesday are grimace, phase and stumble. This got dark.One Cold Dish
Submerged as he was, he could hear his heartbeat, which had slowed considerably, and a distant rumble of the creek as it flowed over river stones smoothed by
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What: Art in the Park 2010 at Mt. Shasta City Park When: Aug 21, noon to 5 p.m. Where: Mount Shasta City Park Vendors will have arts and crafts for sale, face painters will decorate, musicians and belly dancers will perform and poets will recite at the 2nd Annual Siskiyou Arts Council Art in
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You need a plan for the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival in San Francisco. If you have one, you’re as golden as the tuning pegs on Ralph Stanley’s banjo. The festival takes place Oct. 1-3 at Golden Gat
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Help -- my hair is a wreck!Cottonwood's Dona Dollar always comes to my rescue. Dona is the hairstylist who goes out of her way to fit you in -- (8 AM on Friday because that's what works for you? No problem.) She the gal who'll spend a full 30 minutes working on my boys' hair, because they are so darned pa
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The old axiom “don’t sweat the small stuff” isn’t always the best advice, particularly when applied to politics. It often is the little things that get one into big trouble, as President Barack Obama is finding out.
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Les Baugh is a hard-working county supervisor who, by and large, has done right by his constituents. Now if only he had a sense of boundaries.
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Redding police arrested a 30-year-old man Tuesday afternoon after he allegedly pulled a knife on a security guard at Kohl's department store on Hilltop Drive.
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Kathleen Parker, as she often does, captures an important nuance about the "Cordoba House" kerfuffle. Yes, to some victims' families, the mosque is offensive. She even agrees, but that's beside the point. [M]osque opponents may lose by winning. Radical Muslims...
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The Redding School District board president - whose wife faces theft and embezzlement charges related to a parent club and school within the district - resigned Tuesday, hours before parents called for his removal during a well-attended board meeting. Rein Stolz was not present at the evening meeting at Cypress Elementary
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Bait didn't sell like it normally does this spring and summer at the Whitmore General Store. Owner Jeff Dresen, who has tended the shop for 16 years, said that's because of the uncertain future of Kilarc Reservoir, a popular trout fishing hole near the eastern Shasta County community of about 1,000. Like other Whitmore res
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Redding School District Board of Trustees President Rein Stolz resigned Tuesday amid controversy surrounding his wife, Wanell Stolz, who has been charged with embezzling and stealing from a district school and a school parent club. School board member Denise Yergenson said during a break in a board meeting Tuesday that Rei
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Football season begins in the Northern Section in less than two weeks. Many teams are expected to participate in scrimmages this weekend in preparation for the first game of the season on Aug. 27.
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At 17, Bryce Harper can say he's a pro baseball player after the overall No. 1 pick of the 2010 Major League Baseball Draft. It is a status that north state ballplayers Aaron Westlake and Dallas Chadwick don't have.
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Redding will loosen restrictions on medicinal cannabis clubs – but not as much as advocates would like.
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Redding will loosen restrictions on medicinal cannabis co-ops – but not as much as advocates would like.
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Redding will lay off more police officers, firefighters and other workers by January to make up for continuing revenue shortfalls.
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One of the all-time greatest moments in baseball history. Bobby Thomson died today at age 86.
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Expect to see more advertising on RABA buses, vans and shelters. The Redding Area Bus Authority board Monday voted 7-1 to negotiate a new 10-year contract with Chico-based Stott Outdoor Advertising
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Shasta County students scored higher than their counterparts statewide in several subject areas, according to test results released this week.
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Redding School District trustee Rein Stolz resigned today amid a controversy surrounding his wife, Wanell, who is charged with embezzling funds from a parent group and taking school equipment.
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The Western Shasta Resource Conservation District and Winrock International will host a "Terrestrial Carbon Sequestration and Carbon Market" workshop at 10 a.m. today at the Gaia Hotel in Anderson.
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In a comment on this post from earlier today, Patrecia asks what happened to the money the city supposedly raised from selling (to its redevelopment agency) a piece of property out near Stanford Hills -- supposedly for affordable housing. Some...
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Back-to-school doesn't have to mean boring lunches or junk food. School lunches can be healthy and inviting with a little planning.
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Fire crews held a wildfire near Hayfork late this afternoon at less than an acre.
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Former Gov. Gray Davis, who signed a bill that ultimately led to a costly sweetening of pension benefits around the state, repents a bit and praises his successor, Reuters reports. "The evidence seemed to suggest the state was wealthy enough...
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Firefighters quickly put out a small grass fire this afternoon in north Redding, but only after it spread to a parked Volkswagen van and destroyed it.
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A wildfire burning near Pittville this afternoon grew to 40 acres in about an hour, but firefighters are starting to slow its spread.
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The final day to sign 2010 Major League Baseball picks came and went Monday with no signed deal for Shasta High School products Aaron Westlake and Dallas Chadwick. As a result, Westlake will return to Vanderbilt University, while Chadwick is set to throw for Sacramento State in 2011.
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A couple of years back, the city of Redding was flirting with the idea of buying the River Bend Golf and Country Club, with long-run idea of turning it into a riverside park. Neighbors' opposition and, more pointedly, the ever-more-sour...
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Redding police arrested a 30-year-old man this afternoon after he pulled a knife on a security guard at Kohl's department store on Hilltop Drive.
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I was taken aback, at this morning's Board of Supervisors meeting, to hear Les Baugh, who represents District 5 and is running for re-election this fall, to spend his board member's time -- typically given over to supervisor's reports on...
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What: A Fundraiser for the Shasta Family Justice Center at Market Street Wines, featuring harpist Candace LiVolsi When: Wednesday (Aug 18), 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Where: Market Street Wines 1777 Market Street Redding, California 96001 Telephone (530) 244-WINE (9463) Cost: $2
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Go to www.wonews.com or subscribe at wonsubs.com. Call 800-290-2929. BEST BITES TRINITY RIVER, Junction City — Salmon fishing improved last week with some darker fish being caught early in the week, but more bright, newly-arrived salmon toward the weekend. Some steelhead are s
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A 35-year-old Redding woman who was arrested in May for allegedly passing about $7,000 of forged checks has been arrested again for attempting to cash a counterfeit check.
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You really need to read the post prior to this, it shows how deep and corrupt this court system is right up to Ronald M. George the Cheif Justice! even though the entire piece has extremely important information, the following excerpts are very astonishing and disconcerting. Kim Turner current Marin County "Court Executive
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From the blog on the councilman's newly launched website: Your choice is simple, do we want a City that is controlled and run by the public employee unions or by you. They have chosen their candidates and I am yours....
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Here's a bold idea for uprooting backwoods marijuana growers, via the Ukiah Daily Journal: A Ukiah man's hopes of rallying volunteers to tear down marijuana gardens in the Mendocino National Forest have law enforcement dubious - but not against the...
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Nearly 40 individuals have been arrested or have pending arrest warrants for the sale of narcotics after a six-month undercover drug operation in Siskiyou County.
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This type of architecture is not commonly seen in buildings of worship around here. This is the Sikh Center in Anderson. There is also a Sikh Temple nearby, pictured below. I found this on their website: “With Waheguru’s grace Dr. Har
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Hey, how’s that 401K working out for you? Maybe you should think about making that money work harder for you. What if you took about $100K out of those dicey equities and and used it instead to invest in a hard asset that generates rent? Real estate is real cheap right now. But our current situation m
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The hotel was built on the southeast corner of Front and Main Streets, Cottonwood, in 1912 by Orrin McCabe. It stood on the same spot where Foster's Hotel had previously stood. The Knights of Pythias purchased the hotel in the...
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Deese Realtors is a familiar, longtime brokerage in the Cottonwood area. It was announced today at our staff meeting that Deese would be merged with Coldwell Banker C&C Properties under the Coldwell Banker fami
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Do Catholics still believe in Purgatory? I often include in the "Prayers of the Faithful" (General Intercessions) at Mass a prayer for the recently deceased. It somewhat resem
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For Immediate Release:Contact: Kathleen Russell Cell: 415-250-1180Presiding Judge Requests Audit of Marin Family CourtAOC Audit About the Alleged Destruction of Marin County Mediation Files To Be Complete By Mid-AugustSAN RAFAEL- History is repeating itself in Marin Coun
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There is a slight chance of thunderstorms in the mountains surrounding Redding today, which has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a red flag fire warning.
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If you’ve ever spent time in the backcountry of Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, you’ve probably come across all sorts of service roads, old logging and mining roads, and features that look like they might have been roads or trails at some point in time. I have hiked, run and cycled down many of
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The time has come again to plant for fall and winter vegetables. I love this time of year! George Winter of Wyntour Gardens and Red Bluff Garden Center gave us this advice last year: Planting a vegetable garden just seems t
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A few weeks ago, a friend and I were strolling through downtown Arcata. We had nothing weightier on our minds than lunch, but we were about to come face to face with one of those moral dilemmas that come out of nowhere and leave you questioning your beliefs. It was as close to a perfect day as I have exper
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So writes 9th Circuit Judge Alex Kozinski in a memorable dissent linked by federal defense lawyer and blogger John Balazs. Yeah yeah, of course the defense guy would like it, but everyone should read the whole thing, if only for...
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When the Proposition 19 marijuana legalization initiative qualified for the ballot with a yes-or-no due vote in the November election, its passage seemed almost a foregone conclusion.
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It must be the cannabinoids coloring the conversation.
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In 1910: A fire in Igo destroyed Leiter's Store; Gus Leschinsky's hotel, saloon and lodging house; two barns; an unoccupied blacksmith shop and the home of Mrs. Parsons. Total damages were estimated at $20,000.
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Like many people, local Mike Lewis was a little afraid of heights during his childhood. Nearly four decades later, he confronted those fears by rappelling down a 37-story building, and raised some money for charity in the process.
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The attorney representing a Redding couple and their teenage daughter who are being sued in the 2008 alcohol-poisoning death of a 17-year-old Foothill High School junior asked a Shasta County judge Monday to bar cameras from the courtroom.
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Whiskeytown National Recreation Area officials plan to put up 10 gates on service roads to deter illicit marijuana growing.
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Three candidates, including one incumbent, will run for two four-year terms on the Anderson City Council in the Nov. 2 election.
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Kutting Edge salon has a new owner Pamela Jarvis, formerly of Studio S, has purchased Kutting Edge salon in Redding.
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Authorities evacuated the Shasta County Superior Court building Monday afternoon after a fire alarm went off.
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RABA offers bus service to a number of middle and high schools in Redding, Anderson and Shasta Lake.
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A man who was shot by two California Highway Patrol officers Saturday after allegedly accelerating his pickup toward them was identified Monday as Travis John Rutherford.
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RABA will keep Dick Dickerson as its representative to the Shasta County Regional Transportation Planning Agency for now.
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Monday was a big day all across the north state, as thousands of Shasta County children said goodbye to summer vacation and said hello to their new teachers, new classmates and a new school year.
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A domestic dispute turned deadly over the weekend in a Bella Vista area home, authorities said.
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The Redding School District librarian accused of embezzling and stealing from a school parent club wrote more than 80 checks to herself and her husband from the club’s account, police say.
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A fire west of Red Bluff has consumed 12 acres of grass and brush, according to Tehama-Glenn County Cal Fire officials.
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I found this in the New York Times. To encapsulate, it is about what we do when someone else is in crisis. I understand that many people simply do not know what to do or say when friends have a serious problem (here, the instances cited are medical, though it could be anything). I've certainly dropped the ball m
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RABA will keep Dick Dickerson as its representative to the Shasta County Regional Transportation Planning Agency for now.
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Back to school today, hope everyone had a great start of their school year. Here's a Foothill High Soccer player that we photographed for his senior portraits. A mix of traditional posing as well as some fun action shots with a bunch of stuff in between. What do you to create during your session? Call us to book today! 223-
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July and August turned out to be a month-long celebration for Evelyn Benefield's 90th birthday which was on August 8th.
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On the eve of what would have been her 85th birthday, I went to church to give thanks for all that my mother was to me, and all that she was not.
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Who was where at what event over the weekend.
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Here's the picture: From the Daily Mail: As we scud over the surface of the water, the theme music from Jaws is the last thing I want to hear. But inventor Rob Innes begs to differ. He's playing the tune...
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A federal appeals court put same-sex weddings in California on hold indefinitely Monday while it considers the constitutionality of the state's gay marriage ban.
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This is very cool. Atlantis Resources is dropping a turbine off the coast of Scotland with enough megawatts to power about 1,000 homes -- "one step closer to commercial scale tidal power projects." Of course, they call it environmentally friendly,...
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A man who was shot by two California Highway Patrol officers Saturday after allegedly accelerating his truck toward them was identified today as Travis John Rutherford.
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Union Pacific Railroad Co. has agreed to pay the federal government $17.3 million to settle damage claims from a 2008 fire that burned 6,500 acres in the Plumas National Forest between Oroville and Quincy.
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Well, maybe not. But he and political pal Gary Cadd seem to be the first city council candidates with signs up (this is on Eureka Way). With a field of ten, by October the town is bound to be lousy...
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Authorities have evacuated the Shasta County Superior Court building this afternoon.
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Rescuers are rushing to Interstate 5 a half mile north of Knighton Road, where an SUV roll-over is reportedly blocking at least one of the northbound lanes.
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I headed on over to the local "Haunted Cemetery", so described by one of the local "pointing fingers" I mentioned in earlier post!  It was not hard to find, just on the other side of the RR tracks across from the City yard on Barney St.  According to a little Googling, it is known as the "Anderson Pioneer Cemetery
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Communication is our best investment towards progress and thanks to Carl and Linda Bott, owners of KCNR Radio, individuals, private businesses, nonprofits and politicians are given the opportunity to speak their piece, present their ideas and play an essential role in the future of our community and beyond.
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The attorney representing a Redding couple and teenage daughter who are being sued in the 2008 alcohol-poisoning death of a 17-year-old Foothill High School junior asked a Shasta County judge to bar cameras from the courtroom.
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Today FDotD is a bank owned triplex in the Buckeye Terrace area. If there were any justice, this urban/valley view property would be a swanky luxury residence. Well, apparently there isn’t any justice. Instead, this is a low income housing area with a lovely urban/valley view. It
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Photo taken by my son, Caden, at Patrick’s Point along the rim trail.
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Wanell Stolz, the Redding School District librarian accused of embezzling and stealing from a school parent club, pleaded not guilty this morning at her arraignment.
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What's left of it is a big rock hole in the ground. It's located behind a cyclone fence at the northwest corner of the intersection of Texas Springs Road and Honey Bee Lane in Centerville (left photo). This quarry became...
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A fire that destroyed the second story of a large home off Knighton Road on Sunday night caused about $500,000 in damage, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection reported today.
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Mushroom, originally uploaded by DonnyPauling. Along the rim trail, Patrick’s Point, Northern California.
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Pure Joy, originally uploaded by DonnyPauling. Running from waves along Agate Beach at Patrick’s Point in Northern California.
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Newly parsimonious baby boomers, rightly worried about not having enough money in retirement, are turning into a drag on the economy, this WSJ piece reports. Excerpt: ...the return people can hope to earn on their assets has fallen, particularly for...
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Crews are battling a two-acre vegetation fire this morning in the area of Whitmore Road and Ponderosa Way in eastern Shasta County.
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Good Morning to all those parents whose children have been abducted by the family court crime syndicate. I know you dread this day because it means the attorneys, mediators, the-rapists and judges are back to the business of destroying your children's lives.Please take heart though, this is also another day of fightin
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The work week will start out hot, but the roasting is not expected to last.
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Here’s another massive supercell image from yesterday over Lassen. It seems to me we’ve had a notable increase in the quantity and size of local thunderstorms. I have no scientific basis for my observation. It just seems to be the case.
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OneWord is a prompt about quickness, about description. See how much of a story you can tell in 60 seconds. Granted, I write for the full 60; yes, I do edit after.Today's word? Delight.She delights in teasing the young men, all those suitors who stare at her in the subway after giving them a slight look up
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Turning on the oven during North State summers can be one of the last things most of us want to do. But what if you need a nice dessert? How about a no-bake lemon pie? I know, exciting, right? The only time you will have to be near the stove is to make the lemon curd. I suggest knocking out the lemon curd
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The Dance Project will audition singers and dancers for its new season, which will include A Cascade Christmas and The Sound of Music. Auditions for actors and singers for A Cascade Christmas and The Sound of Music will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday (August 19 and 20) at The Cascade Theatre in Redd
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In the quiet meditative moments with myself, I fall in love with myself. This sitting, breathing and stretching into a posture. It’s a stretch into my body, into my deepest being. I experience myself fully and feel fully alive, from a peaceful place within. I practice a slower meditative yoga, the sa
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Think back to your formative years - can you imagine your elementary school setting the standards for energy efficient schools throughout the nation? Future graduates of the new Redding School of the Arts will be able to say so...
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A 43-year-old Humboldt County woman was killed in a car crash that occurred Friday night but wasn't discovered until Saturday afternoon.
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Even when money is scarce, our spirits crave creative nourishment. And that makes a private fundraising venture by the Shasta Regional Community Foundation — ARTicipate — all the more encouraging.
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During the dark days of World War II, the radio newscaster Gabriel Heatter always signed on with “There’s good news tonight.” He managed to find some good news even when much was bad. Some readers will remember this. We need a successor to the late Gabriel Heatter to point out the good news in the gener
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Today in History: Aug. 16, 2010
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SHASTA LAKE — A one-year salary freeze could be authorized Tuesday by the Shasta Lake City Council, while an ex-director of the Shasta Lake Fire Protection District wants council members to consider suing the fire district over a $29-a-year parcel tax he claims to be illegal.
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For Suzie Scatena, getting ready for school has been a summer-long project.
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A band of thunderstorms that formed over the north state late Saturday and early Sunday generated roughly 460 lightning strikes across the region and caused at least a dozen fires.
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A woman was stabbed to death Sunday night in the Bella Vista area.
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Federal power officials weighing the fate of Kilarc Reservoir will be in Whitmore on Tuesday to hear from people who live close to the popular fishing hole.
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A group running a transitional housing program in a west-central Redding neighborhood seeks public help for its expansion plans.
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A 48-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was stabbed to death Sunday night in the Bella Vista area.
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A woman was stabbed to death tonight in the Bella Vista area and Shasta County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a man who is the murder suspect.
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Firefighters are going to 19100 Knighton Road this evening where a fire is burning inside a residence.
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Economist Bill Watkins would like to disabuse you of any lingering optimism about the state's economy. California cool may be legendary, but as the Huey Lewis song says, sometimes bad is bad, and California's economy is bad, very bad, and...
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I'm just checking in with all of you. I can't think of much to report.I know a lot of you are suffering in terrible summer heat. It's been hot here too but nothing like it has potential for. It can easily get to 118/48 here and stay that way for days on end, but so far we've escaped that this summer. I don't thi
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This hilarious piece by a columnist for the Calgary, Alberta, Herald throws it back at a SF-based eco-group that's urging a boycott of the Canadian province. It even mentions Iron Mountain Mine as a Golden State garden spot. Here's the...
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Six acres of vegetation burned this afternoon on a peninsula near Packers Bay at Lake Shasta.
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Are you ready for school tomorrow? The summer went by so fast! Yearbook deadlines are closing in so if you haven't had your senior portraits taken yet, make sure you call right away as prime appointment times disappear quickly! 223-5456
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Photos by Skip. Not exactly related but this little guy sat stunned after running into the window. Ow. Then flew off.
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A band of thunderstorms forming over the north state late Saturday and early this morning generated roughly 460 lightning strikes across the area.
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A motorist driving a Toyota Camry on a Cottonwood street this morning experienced brake failure and wound up driving through someone's garage, according to the California Highway Patrol.
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I'm writing a story on the McCloud River for next Friday's paper and in the process have accumulated lots of information. One jewel is a poem written by William Randolph Hearst, the son of Phoebe Hearst, who inherited his mother's...
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It documents, in withering detail, how the candidate twisted, distorted and misrepresented his record on Stillwater Business Park during a radio interview last week. But Murray is a resilient fellow. Listen to him on the radio or during a candidates'...
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Liz and I have been trying to make a lifestyle change that will not only allow us to continue to lose weight, but more importantly, to feel good, have energy, and be healthy. Here is a "Goal Picture"
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Seasonably hot weather will continue in the northern Sacramento Valley for the foreseeable future, according to the National Weather Service. Expect a high in Redding this afternoon around 96 degrees. That's close to the average high in Redding for the date of 97 degrees. Forecasters are calling for a 20
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Read Nancy Sutton Pierce’s first column for A News Cafe and find out what’s got everybody so excited. 
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Alexandria Nelson and Christopher Davidson of Redding were married July 16, 2010, at Smith River Baptist Church in Smith River. Pastor Steve Alexander officiated. The bride is the daughter of Dan and Melonie Nelson. She is in the Shasta College Dental Hygiene Program. The groom is the son of Doug and Teresa Davidson. He
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Last Sunday I wrote about my high school senior skip days in the Trinity Alps in 1960. Today our class is populated with senior citizens still bent on walking the trails of our youth. A number of classmates has refused to let 50 years get in the way of keeping a tradition alive.
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Dear Straight Talk: My dad has been smoking pot since he was 25. He is now 50. I first caught him smoking it outside last Christmas, but he usually smokes in his bathroom. We had huge family fights over it and my mom almost left him, but since it was Christmas we decided to deal with it later and it never arose again. He ha
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Howdy! Our visit today will begin with a suggestion for keeping cilantro fresh. I think most of us enjoy it in a yummy salsa and it's always tasty in tacos. I even have a slaw dressing that calls for fresh oranges and cilantro. After arriving home with the reasonably priced food, I do a quick scissors clip to trim off the
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Courtney Suter and Aaron Gilio, both of Redding, were married June 26, 2010, at the Gaia Hotel in Anderson. The ceremony was followed by a reception at Cyndi Suter's house. Ryan Marks officiated. The bride is the daughter of Jack and Cyndi Suter of Redding. She is a graduate of UC Santa Barbara and works as a costume des
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A Sept. 19, 2010, wedding is planned for Camay Coker and Michael Bryant, both of Cottonwood, at the Riverview Restaurant in Anderson. The bride-elect is the daughter of Russell and Danielle Coker of Redding. She is a 2006 graduate of Enterprise High School. She is attending Shasta College to pursue a degree in nursing. Sh
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A Sept. 10, 2010, wedding is planned by Cheryl Smith and Ugurhan Baydar, both of Redding at the home of the bride's parents. The bride-elect is the daughter of Chuck and Dawn Smith of Redding. She graduated from Shasta High School in 1997. After attending Shasta College, she graduated in 2006 with a degree in science in h
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A Sept. 11, 2010, wedding is planned for Courtney Thom of Arroyo Grand and Loren Radis of Nipomo at the Dana Powers House in Nipomo. The bride-elect is the daughter of Tammy and Jim Hay of Redding; and Jonathan Thom of Oklahoma. She lived in Redding from 1990 to 2006. She attended Lassen View Elementary, Parsons Junior Hi
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Tom and Sherri DeVore celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 17, 2010, at a dinner in Redding. The DeVores were married June 17, 1960, in Arcata. They were both born and raised in Humboldt County. Tom worked in the trucking and logging industry for many years. He recently retired after working for Columbia Helico
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Camping in Europe is a great way to see the sights as practically every town has a sign directing you to the local campground.
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Ben and Myrtle Bakken celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary May 8, 2010, at a celebration hosted by their family at the VFW Hall in Anderson. The Bakkens were married April 30, 1945, at the Lutheran Church in Minneapolis, Minn. Ben is a World War II veteran. The couple moved to Redding in 1952. They have three sons
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Phil and Flora Dill of Shingletown celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 11, 2010, at Lim's Restaurant in Redding, the same restaurant where they had their first dinner date in 1959. The Dills were married June 11, 1960, in Redding. They lived and raised their children in Redding. In 1985, they moved to Westwoo
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Payton is at summer camp this week for the very first time. She was thrilled to go and happily counted down the days to her departure. I've been anticipating this week of independence for her, too. I suspect she will fully embrace each and every experience she has at camp.
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I headed out Thursday morning for a tour of the McConnell Foundation’s latest project, the future Redding School of the Arts on Shasta View Drive, with my skepticism on high alert.
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The Record Searchlight both misses and hits the point in its recent editorial on Proposition 19, the initiative to legalize the recreational use of marijuana and its potential impact on drugs in the workplace. (“Prop. 19 won’t leave workers high on duty”, Aug. 1).
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Dear Valerie James-Patton (“Speak Your Piece,” Wednesday): Clearly your attempt to tug at the heartstrings of millions of people disillusioned about the situations of wild horses and burros was just that — another piece of useless heart-string tugging for what amounts to invasive species loose
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Every politician spins, highlighting successes and downplaying failures. But rarely does an office-seeker attempt so thorough a rewrite of the historical record as former and would-be future Redding City Councilman Ken Murray attempted in a Thursday morning radio interview.
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The government will launch a refinance program next month that targets homeowners who are under water on their mortgage but have not missed a monthly payment.
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PALO CEDRO — A driver who accelerated his vehicle toward two California Highway Patrol officers was shot and wounded by gunfire from the two officers during a chase early Saturday.
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Redding is poised to loosen a few of its medicinal cannabis regulations and tighten a couple of others.
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Saturday was a day of discovery at Turtle Bay Exploration Park. Park officials welcomed children of all ages to “Fossil Day! Can You Dig It?”
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Shasta County is a tiny part of the state’s greenhouse gas emissions problem, transportation planners say.
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Mono County health officials believe a 61-year-old Redding man who was working as a seasonal park employee in Bodie died late last week from hantavirus, a rare disease carried by rodents.
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Hundreds of ready-to-catch trout going belly up late last month at Lake Shasta hasn’t changed the way the state stocks the north state’s waters with game fish.
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Today in History: Aug. 15, 2010
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I’d be interested in what you (law enforcement in general or you specifically) see happening if marijuana is made legal by the voters in November.
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Redding swimmer Rachel Wasko finished in fifth place in the girls 13-14 100-meter freestyle with a time of 1 minute, 1.27 seconds at the Western Zones Swim meet in San Jose on Saturday.
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As James S. Koenig sits in jail awaiting trial on charges he operated an elaborate investment Ponzi scheme, his west Redding home will be auctioned off on the Shasta County Courthouse steps.
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They’ve been scattered in far-flung locales, heard countless languages and done a variety of jobs.
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North State in Brief: Aug. 15, 2010
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Services offered: Chimney and venting service and installation, wood, gas, pellet stoves service, sales, repair, installation, dryer vent cleaning, evaporative cooler service, certified inspections, fire investigation
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Dear Babe: In the 1970s and ’80s a group of ladies from Yorba Linda CC would go to the Glen Campbell open at Riviera Country Club in Los Angeles on celebrity day, Thursday. In 1982, my wife, a very attractive lady, had the idea to collect autographs. She wore a light purple T-shirt and asked golfers and celebrities to au
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I have fond memories about fishing the Upper Sacramento River. It is full of wild and frisky rainbows. I drive along Interstate 5 almost every other week looking at this gem.
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Q: If I go diving with a friend in Sea Ranch (Sonoma County) and my wife stays home in San Francisco, can I dive one day and gift those abalone to my wife even though she is not with me at the moment? Then the following day, can I dive again, take an additional limit for myself, and then drive home alone with six abalone i
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In the Editorial earlier this week, the Editor made some comments about City Councilman and current Mayor, Patrick Jones…and this is my reply: As I read your editorial “Million Dollar Lanterns” a couple of points became clear to me. At the risk of not endorsing one candidate or another, the fact the Patri
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Our Kids had the greatest week last week. They both were teachers at "Vacation Bible School" at Sacred Heart Parish (A Neighboring Parish). I am especially proud of my daughter Mackenzie (14 years Old) who was a teache
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I had a great day just hanging out with two of my brothers. Check This Out! My Youn
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This is the first time the wheels have been put to work in 80 years!!!! The video was sent to me by Rick Marty of Bella Vista. Thank you Rick! Here's his message: Hi all, Here are the Redding Iron...
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Sorry though, this isn't a contest. But maybe if you could prove to City of Redding officials where the sign originated, you might just win something? Greg White, assistant to the City Manager, sent a letter out a few days...
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A documentary about advertising. Worth seeing. 'Art & Copy.' The trailer. One of the famous featured ads: And the Obama version:...
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Administration1500 Court St. Room 205Redding, Ca. 96001Court Executive Officer: Melissa Fowler BradleyAssistant Court Executive Officer: John ZeisFamily Court ServicesTimothy Van Schooten1500 Court St.Redding, Ca. 96001Presiding JudgeStephen H.Bake
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My buddies and I went to Johnny’s after a weekend of waterskiing at Lake Shasta. We went a little bit apprehensive given all the terrible reviews of the place (our favorite review: “Johnny’s White Supremacist Bar”), but when we did a search for “Nightlife” on Yelp in Redding, Su
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Mono County health officials believe a 61-year-old Redding man who was working as a seasonal park employee in Bodie died late last week from the hantavirus, a rare disease carried by rodents.
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A driver was shot and wounded by California Highway Patrol officers near a Palo Cedro residence during an early-morning chase today.
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Here's a pic of the car (apparently parked in a handicap space on the Apple campus). How does he get away with it? You probably could too, if you were the right demographic. Explained here....
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It will be another day of temperatures in the mid-90s for the Redding area.
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We recall seeing this one being built in the dour economic climate of 2008. It was unusual for that reason alone. There were not many spec homes being built that year. It has a nice setting, at the very e
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An employee of Kent's Meats on Airport Road in Redding was cited Friday on suspicion of selling alcohol to a minor decoy.
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Q. Regarding prayer, are there any issues — a sports team winning, a job promotion, more money, etc. — about which you’d be reluctant to pray? Why? For a Zen Buddhist the most appropriate prayer is, “May all beings be free of suffering and the causes of suffering.” The primary purpose of this statement is to bring
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The Shasta County supervisors thought they had a hard time getting the attention of Shasta-Trinity National Forest officials to discuss new travel restrictions, but they had it easy.
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I usually steer clear of national issues in this column, but this proposed mosque in lower Manhattan ...
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Redding swimmer Rachel Wasko took second place in the girls 13-14 100-meter breaststroke with a time of 1 minute, 16.14 seconds at the USA Swimming Western Zones swim meet in San Jose on Friday.
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Q: Hi, Monty. I am curious about the words HIGHWAY PATROL posted on the back trunk lid of most but not all patrol cars. I think I remember, way back when, that some rule or law said that the CHP had to tell the idiot speeding past his or her patrol car that “HEY, I AM THE LAW.” But now I notice that some of the new whi
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Today in History: Aug. 14, 2010
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A zeppelin that’s been floating above Redding since Thursday is scheduled to head north to Medford, Ore., today as part of its monthlong tour of the Pacific Northwest.
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A yearlong dispute with Gateway Unified School District officials kicked up a notch Friday as teachers at Rocky Point Charter School in Redding struggled to prepare for the first day of school.
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Turtle Bay Exploration Park is pushing ahead with plans to build a three-story hotel on its campus.
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A 15-year-old Shingletown girl who authorities feared might have been abducted was found Friday afternoon at the Redding Walmart store.
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A former Shasta Lake and Palo Cedro man charged with 37 felony counts of lewd or lascivious conduct with a child under the age of 14 could soon learn when he’ll be tried.
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Local officials say they haven’t forgotten about the “white dope” coming into Shasta County, even though “green” drugs have been in the news lately thanks to ever-increasing numbers of illegal marijuana growers planting pot on public lands and the issues surrounding the influx of legal medical marijuana dispensar
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A Redding man convicted last month of murdering a Shasta County woman 22 years ago gave up his appellate rights Friday during a hearing in Shasta County Superior Court.
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North State in Brief: Aug. 14, 2010
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A group of lawmakers want state prison officials to explain how a suspected white supremacist inmate who’d twice been shot by officers and had once tried to run over a sheriff’s detective was placed into a minimum security fire camp.
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The City Council's being asked to approve changes to the city budget that would, at least temporarily, drop the reserve fund from 5 percent to 4.2 percent of expenditures. I'm a fiscal conservative but, heck, what are reserves for if...
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Now here's an interesting wrinkle. A report to the Redding City Council about the medical-marijuana ordinance says the city has 18 permitted and operating. It also was reported today that the city collected $4,860 in sales-tax revenues from its co-ops,...
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On the Redding Peace Officers' Association's always-interesting Facebook page, the union gets the jump on the Chamber of Commerce's plan to conduct a study of pay and benefits at comparable NorCal cities, supplying this chart with the pay for top-step...
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Alyssa Snow and Darren Gurney, both of Anderson, were married June 26, 2010, at the Riverview Restaurant and Event center in Anderson. Don Smith officiated. The bride is the daughter of Kimberly Snow and Tom Osterday of Weaverville and the late Duane Snow. She is a 2006 graduate of Trinity High School in Weaverville and
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Louis and Bobbie Clester celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 17, 2010, at a no-host dinner at Dry Creek Station. The Clesters were married June 17, 1950, in Susanville.
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I've always been fascinated with his "Blizzard" middle name. Was he born during a blizzard? Or? Hopefully I'll find the answer someday. If anyone knows, please share the information. Jeremiah settled on the east side of the McCloud River at...
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Snapped at around 11 a.m. over my house. Here are the details on this huge craft....
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The winner is "sllyon" who guessed the sign correctly as the one on the historic Battle Creek Bridge. Three cheers for our winner!!! Sllyon wins a $10 gift certificate and a winner's certificate from River City Java. Congratulations! Thank you...
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A 15-year-old Shingletown girl who authorities feared might have been abducted was found this afternoon at the Redding Walmart store. And, sheriff’s deputies said, the girl was not kidnapped as originally reported.
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A Redding School District librarian accused of embezzlement and theft from a parent club and school has be
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Frank and I will be leaving this afternoon for Sebastopol. We are going to join up with old friends, some we have not seen for decades. This will be an amazing and a moving experience. It has been dubbed Geezerpalooza. Ready set go. I’ll be back Monday.
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Father J.B. was visiting from Africa -Kenya,  and I sincerely enjoyed our brief visit. Father comes to America each year to relieve a local priest for his vacation and visit w
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A motorist drove into the side of a building in east central Redding early this afternoon.
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A logging truck has reportedly overturned on Highway 89 at Clark Creek Road near Burney Falls northeast of Burney.
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FHA just announced a new loan program for homeowners that owe more than the current market value for their home. In less than a month, the FHA Short Refinance program will enable some borrowers who owe more than the current market value of their home to qualify for a new FHA insued mortgage. Here are some important poi
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It is extremely clear what the duty of the court is when it comes to child custody, it is spelled out in the law, however our court officials have set the system up in such a way as to serve themselves and contrary to code section 3011.
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10U Redding Rebels take home first place trophy!
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Burney Senior Macloud Luntey builds and races a destruction derby car for his senior class project.
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Prepare to be entertained; Andrew Heller is performing at the Trinity Alps Performing Arts Center August 21st!
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Buy, sell, and trade musical instruments, equipment, and memorabilia while enjoying the "roulette jam" all day in beautiful downtown Mt. Shasta.
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A new foundation that will continue what Make A Wish has begun.
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And then we are going to eat your babies, rape your dogs and burrow under your house while you sleep! GTFOH! Really?  I could ROFL just thinking about the people hanging from the rafters, laughing hysterically, eyes flicking wildly as they try to serve our breakfast, ring a sale or stamp our
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Six girls from the Redding/Cottonwood area to travel to Germany for the World Showdance Competition, the Olympics of Dance.
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Fire crews are reporting progress on fighting flames at a mobile home in Johnson Park.
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This sad story of the death of Amelia Kuschinsky took place on the ranch of pioneer Augustus Stiller near Ono in 1860.
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Shasta Senior Nutrition Programs seeks meal delivery drivers and a project coordinator.
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Swirls of black and browns slice through blues and reds. Blackened birds fly against a brilliant red and orange background. Such dynamic paintings are among the artwork to be featured in Haven Art Studios' second show, "Tribute to the Oil Spills." It features artwork inspired by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf
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Where is this historic plaque located? Welcome to the weekly History Mystery Photo Contest! If you're the first person to guess where this historic plaque is located, you'll win a $10 gift certificate from River City Java plus an award...
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Where is this historic plaque located? Welcome to the weekly History Mystery Photo Contest! If you're the first person to guess where this historic plaque is located, you'll win a $10 gift certificate from River City Java plus an award...
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Today’s FDotD seems to deliver a lot for the money. A 1981 3/2 of about 1768 sq ft with a 2 car garage and a fireplace. We recall it showed up in the MLS just a few days ago as a Short Sale(?). Guess that didn’t work out, shall we say. Looking back to ’07 we see i
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Notice the title says “photographing,” and not “photographs of” the annual Perseid Meteor shower. Well, I may have gotten one shot of a small one. No matter. It was a beautiful night for stargazing. I only went into
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There's a darling new arrival on Hilltop Drive -- Miss Bella's Boutique -- next to Wrap-N-Pack. It's chock full of goodies -- beautifully crafted new items (fairy wings! soft little
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Shaasta County Average home prices - click to enlarge I charted numbers from the local MLS to get the average home price for every home sold in Shasta County in six month intervals since 2000. Yo
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Expect mild mornings and seasonably hot afternoons in the northern Sacramento Valley today through Sunday followed by even warmer temperatures early next week. Temperatures in Redding today should peak around 98 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The average high in Redding on this date is 97 deg
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REDDING - Contemporary Wintu artist Frank LaPena and his works will be featured in an artist’s lecture at 11 a.m. Wednesday (Sept. 1) at Shasta College. Born in San Francisco of Asian and Indian parents, LaPena spent his early youth in government-run Indian boarding schools and was later placed
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The song came up on Pandora|One, with such richness of sound."Little Lion Man," by Mumford & Sons.The folk-rock band was formed in London back in 2007 and features Marcus Mumford, "Country" Winston Marshall, Ben Lovett and Ted Dwane. Each plays a variety of instruments, which greatly enhances their sound.
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Have a nickel to spare for the arts? The Shasta Regional Community Foundation is hoping you might, as the James Irvine Foundation – one of California’s biggest philanthropic organizations – has agreed to match donations to Shasta Regional Community Foundation for the arts, up to $150,000. The Shasta
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The Zeppelin Eureka (photo by Jon Lewis). Redding is not suddenly hosting the World Series or big-time bowl game, but there’s an airship cruising our skies nonetheless. Do
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Many artists dream of being nationally known and collected, but collage artist and painter D’Ann Bourne is on her way to accomplishing that. D’Ann is a member of the Shasta County Arts Council and North Valley Art League in Redding and the Highland Gallery in Weaverville. She is a regular exhibitor at Redding
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Go to www.wonews.com or subscribe at wonsubs.com. Call 800-290-2929. BEST BITES KLAMATH RIVER, Klamath Glen — A lot of salmon and steelhead have been entering the river and fishing has been very good for both species most days. Some Chinook are being caught by the mouth on spi
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A place is made sacred by a widespread belief that it was visited by the miraculous or the transcendent (Lourdes, the Temple Mount), by the presence there once of great nobility and sacrifice (Gettysburg), or by the blood of martyrs and the indescribable suffering of the innocent (Auschwitz).
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Redding’s bitter city politics have come to this: The Redding Area Bus Authority is now a forum for high intrigue.
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Redding police captured a wanted 31-year-old Mountain Gate robbery suspect they say they found hiding in a closet Wednesday inside a Lake Boulevard home.
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North State in Brief: Aug. 13, 2010
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A sedan caught fire early Thursday inside an auto bay behind the former Miller Auto Center on California Street, sending heavy black smoke into the skies over downtown Redding and causing $100,000 damage.
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A Shasta County man was one of two people killed Wednesday in an airplane crash south of Burns, Ore.
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CORNING — Tehama County may be missing the boat by not using Lassen Volcanic National Park and Manton to persuade visitors to stick around awhile and spend some money, a consultant said Thursday.
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With near constant rain and Lake Shasta filling to the brim, it might have been hard last winter and spring for Redding residents to believe that their neighbors to the north and east received very little rainfall.
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Today in History: Aug. 13, 2010
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Several local high school baseball coaches said Thursday they welcome manufacturing changes in aluminum bats to make them safer on the playing field, but they question the timing and cost.
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New foreclosure filings in Shasta County in July were up over June, but down from a year ago, mirroring nationwide numbers released Thursday by RealtyTrac.
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Richard and Denise Morey apparently won’t have to pay off bills dating back 27 years.
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“I wouldn’t go down there, there’s really serious rapids.”
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North State Marketplace: Aug. 13, 2010
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The new high school year gets under way on Monday and football programs have been busy with two-a-day practices the past week.
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Attention home-buyers! If you're currently in escrow on a home...read this quick list and DO NOT do these things before your home loan is funded. You would be surprised how many buyers go in contract on a house that ends up falling through because they went out and made some crazy moves that eventually held t
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I hate to call people liars, so I won't call Ken Murray one. But he was awfully selective in his memory on Carl and Linda Bott's show this morning when a caller asked him about Stillwater Business Park. Here's the...
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Traffic had slowed on northbound Interstate 5 this afternoon just south of the Red Bluff Rest Area due to a two- or three-car pileup.
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Police were responding this afternoon to the report of a man wielding a knife at a South Redding mobile home park.
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On KCNR1460 this morning, once and future city councilor Ken Murray essentially said he had nothing - as in zero, zip, nada - to do with Stillwater Business Park. He's either trying to reinvent or run from his record. At...
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Richard and Denise Morey apparently won’t have to pay off bills dating back 27 years. Richard Morey said he received a letter today from a Shasta County official explaining the couple will not have to repay alleged cash aid overpayments dating back to 1983.
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An Anderson police officer accused of raping a woman he was transporting to Shasta County jail after her arrest may learn next month when he's to stand trial.
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SACRAMENTO (AP) — A state appellate court has denied Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's request to proceed with another round of furloughs.
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Architect, horse owner and breeder Sam Cannell, 73, of Anderson has died in a plane crash near Burns, Ore., Wednesday. Cannell and his friend Frank "Scoop" Vessels, 58, a prominent California race horse breeder, both died as the twin-engine plane they were flying went down around 9 a.m. ...
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That's the congressman's message in a letter to the undersecretary of agriculture who oversees U.S. Forest Service. Read the whole thing, but here's a fair point that's worth repeating: My Northern California constituents have long been told that a recreation-based...
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I spent all day running around Anderson, with pointers from several local fingers along the way!  I found myself ditzing through the Anderson River Park again, mostly because the local park is usually a chance to get a look at the local people and get a feel for the local "personality" as well.  As
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A Shasta County man was one of two people killed Wednesday in an airplane crash south of Burns, Ore.
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A federal judge has ruled that gay marriages in California should remain on hold until at least Aug. 18.
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It was located about four miles up the McCloud River beyond where the Baird U. S. Fish Hatchery was located. It was established in 1872 beside Crooks Creek which was later renamed Green's Creek for the hatchery superintendent Myron Green....
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Redding police say they captured a wanted 31-year-old Mountain Gate robber who had hidden in a closet on Wednesday inside a Lake Boulevard home.
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Crazy days as school gets ready to begin. Here's another great senior from the last few weeks. We shot about 60 senior portrait sessions in July so bear with us as we get everyone online or check out our facebook page to see them sooner ;) Have you booked your senior pi
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1. MarketFest 2010 5 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 26, Library Park, downtown Redding. Today: Hard Luck 3. Future shows include: Karen Lovely, Aug. 19; Los Pinguos, Aug. 26. Go to www.vivadowntownredding.org
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California Highway Patrol officers are investigating a trucker fight along Interstate 5 this morning that initially was reported as a stabbing resulting from road rage.
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Jen Speigle’s first serious art class was in 1995 at the Academy of Art University. She didn't have a clear conception of what her major would be but decided to study illustration because the curriculum was rigorous and allowed her to explore every medium. Illustration honed Spiegle, a full-time web developer, on her firs
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“You don’t expect this at a gas station.” That’s Spencer Tang, describing his four-month-old From the Hearth Café, located behind the Valero station at Churn Creek and Highway 299. Walk into the café and you’ll find its ambience and food reminiscent of a café you might find in Berkeley.
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It's been all downhill since late 2005 according to this chart and the explanation on Skip Murphy's blog here. Be interesting to see a similar chart of the city of Redding's general fund revenues....
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Some days the local REO (bank and government owned) inventory of homes for sale does not appear to have any deals worthy of the FDotD title. Sorry. Of the 222 REOs we see for sale today, the average asking pr
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When photographer Sean Arbabi arrives in Red Bluff on Friday, he still has work to do before the Images from a Glass Eye International Juried Photography Show opens at 5 p.m. at The Big Picture, 857 Washington St.
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The Chico News & Review's cover story this week is a provocative piece asking whether charter schools in Butte County amount to "the new segregation," providing an avenue for middle-class white families to escape public schools and leaving the poor,...
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• It’s an Anniversary • The More the Merrier • Taste for Less • Celebrate Summer • When in Medford
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Robert Speer in the CN&R: Did you see the story last week in the Sacramento Bee about the Los Angeles city councilman who was arrested because he lived outside his district? Richard Alarcón, a former state senator and assemblyman, faces...
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Redding's reprieve from summer heat should melt away this weekend, with high temperatures returning to triple digits.
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The City of Redding has been handed a solid-bronze mystery - a weathered plaque unearthed miles from the city limits. The bronze plaque was given to Mayor Patrick Jones and the City this w
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TONIGHT IS THE WEEKLY MEETING OF CPPA SHASTA COUNTY 2515 PARK MARINA DRIVE SUITE 203 AT 7:00 PMWE WILL BE HANDING OUT INFORMATION PACKETS AND INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW AND WHERE TO FILE COMPLAINTS AGAINST MEDIATORS, JUDGES, ATTORNEYS, THERAPISTS ETC.
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I mentioned this graph yesterday. It shows local Real Estate Sales Volume from the Shasta MLS over the last 12 years, divided into 6 month segments. It's the pure dollar amount of local real estate sales from each 6 month period. You can click on the graph to enlarge it, but even reduced, the 2005 bubble peak is readily
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A sedan caught fire early Thursday morning inside an auto bay behind the former Miller Auto Center on California Street, sending heavy black smoke into the skies over downtown Redding and causing $100,000 in damage.
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HawkMan Studios is proud to help introduce the Articipate campaign of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation. ARTicipate is a call to action in Shasta and Siskiyou counties to stand for the greater good and vi
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Construction on the new Redding School of the Arts campus is underway. During a media event held this morning at the McConnell Foundation, Foundation president and CEO L
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Redding swimmer Rachel Wasko came in fifth Wednesday in the 200-meter breaststroke in the girls 13-14 age group with a time of 2 minutes, 48.42 seconds at the USA Swimming Western Zones swim meet in San Jose.
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TRINITY PINES — A multiagency task force is continuing to crack down on illegal land use and other environmental and code violation problems in the Trinity Pines area near Hayfork.
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Redding was one of 223 areas in the United States where personal income declined in 2009.
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A Redding pharmacy was robbed Tuesday night, and police say the robber made off with an undisclosed number of OxyContin pills.
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A Redding School District librarian accused of embezzling and stealing from a school and parent club has not been placed on leave, an administration official said Wednesday.
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About two dozen people living in a homeless camp where a man was stabbed to death earlier this month were told Wednesday morning they have a week to pick up their belongings and move along.
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Last Thursday, veterans from every corner of California came to the Capitol in Sacramento to represent the 7 million veterans, dependents and widows, who amount to over 27 percent of California’s adult population and voting base.
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Living under the seemingly all-seeing eye of the Information Age can be chilling.
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America’s war veterans risked their skins at Juno Beach, Khe Sanh and Fallujah. All we have to do to honor them is drive to the Redding Convention Center.
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Elena Kagan, no surprise, did not live up to the Kagan standard of openness in answering questions during her confirmation hearing. Mitch McConnell did not live up to the McConnell standard of deference in voting against her.
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North state in brief: Aug. 12, 2010
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Ten candidates have qualified to run for three Redding City Council seats up for grabs Nov. 2.
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Today in History: Aug. 12, 2010
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North State Marketplace: Aug. 12, 2010
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A Shasta Lake man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to two felony child abuse-endangerment charges stemming from the July 18 drowning of his 11-year-old daughter in a rafting accident on Clear Creek.
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Shasta Lake's John Lee Morales, 50, was charged with two counts of felony child endangerment today following the tragic death of his 11-year-old daughter in a rafting accident on July 18. While Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko and District Attorney Jerry Benito held a press conference to announce the charges, Morales plead
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Well, that won't be determined until Monday's meeting of the Redding Area Bus Authority board, but here's what looks like a not-so-subtle political power play. Board Member Dick Dickerson has served as RABA's representative on the Governing Board of the...
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Campylobacteriosis, a diarrheal illness, is caused by consuming raw or undercooked poultry, drinking unpasteurized milk or contaminated water and cross-contamination of food surfaces or cutting boards when preparing food. Even one drop of juice from raw chicken meat can infect a person.
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BloodSource announced this week it is in need of a A- and B- donors as well as all blood types. Shasta Blood Center needs 0-.
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Uwe Zambrano (pronounced Oova) has learned a few things about hip replacement surgery. After all, he has had three. The first, in 1999, was a posterior approach to replace the hip on his left side. Three years later the surgery had to be repeated due to a manufacturer recall.
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Vacations are good for us. They help us recover from stress, both mental and physical. They help us refresh our perspective. They help us reconnect both to ourselves and our loved ones. Whether you are working or retired, vacations are an important aspect of life because they help us stay in touch with what is (or should b
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Firefighters early Wednesday night contained a one-acre grass fire near Paso Robles Avenue and Portrero Drive in east Redding.
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We've pretty closely followed the development of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest's "travel management plan" -- which left a lot of unhappy recreationists and led to a lawsuit by Shasta County. I've not, however, managed to keep track of the Klamath...
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A Redding pharmacy was robbed Tuesday night, the robber making off with an undisclosed number of Oxycontin pills.
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Kent Dagg suggests a very good reason to swing by the Redding Convention Center tomorrow between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. (UPDATE: In hindsight, it was not clear earlier that this is for the veterans chapel out in Igo, NOT...
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Some of the commenters on Scott Mobley's story are taking to task Larry Whalen, who complained about his neighbor mowing dried weeds on city property. All questions of permits and politeness aside, if it was indeed a hot, low-humidity afternoon...
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About two dozen people living in a homeless camp where a man was stabbed to death earlier this month were told this morning they have a week to pick up their things and move along.
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It's located far off the beaten path in a very beautiful area of the McCloud River about eight miles above the junction of the McCloud and Pit Rivers. It was established in 1904 as an exclusive private fishing club, which...
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The Record Searchlight is set to cover this afternoon's press conference by the Shasta County District Attorney's Office with live video on Redding.com.
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You might need a loan to try to eat your fruits and vegetables. Here's the article...
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Why and how is it that now my "Machine" can demand my attention?  "Clean" is all the letters next to the blinking light proclaim, but in my mind it might as well be saying, "Get off yo lazy azz and clean up something around here, why you always got to let everything go? You need to be paying more attention
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Cheech & Chong at the Redding Convention Center Sept. 24. Is it just me -- don't these prices seem high, too? $125 to $283? Maybe that's what "displaced foreign travelers" can afford this time of year. Or perhaps it's a...
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A Shasta Lake man pleaded not guilty this afternoon to two felony child abuse charges stemming from the July 18 drowning of his 11-year-old daughter in a rafting accident on Clear Creek.
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Wow, the weather has been so nice this week! With our 14 hour days right now, having nice weather is making these outdoor sessions much nicer! Here is a recent Anderson High Senior portrait session with his football gear. What are your hobbies? Props can show off who you are your senior year so think about how you want to b
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My wonderful Soft Boy benefactor/buyer has come up with another really, really cool request. I am to create a Devo doll dressed in Whip It fashion with goggles and all. I will be on the hunt for materials with which to build the dome. I’ve picked up some semi goggles but will keep my eye [...]
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Local home sale sales have been steady in the roughly 160-170 per month range for several months now. This looks like the new normal. Just like similar posts you've seen here before, this data is just local home sales from an area extending from Whiskeytown to Shingletown, and Lakehead to Lake California. Our loca
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Redding residents can expect sunny skies today with a high temperature near 90 degrees, officials with the National Weather Service in Sacramento say. But then it’s going to start to heat up. The forecast for Thursday calls for sunny skies and a high near 96 degrees, while Friday’s high should be near 99. The high for S
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From the Chico paper: LAKEPORT -- A man suspected of operating an unlicensed paving company that may have bilked consumers in Butte County has been transferred by authorities from Oklahoma to face charges in Lake County. Richard John Williams, 65,...
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RED BLUFF – A 21-year-old Red Bluff woman was in St. Elizabeth Community Hospital here this morning after police said she was stabbed in the abdomen during an altercation near the Pink Flamingo Tattoo Parlor.
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Bruce memorializes Patrick Jones' rant about those fancy lanterns (see rendering below) on the new Cypress bridge (estimated cost: now $1.5 million). Blogged about this back in January (no doubt after a chat with Jones). Loved Mary Stegall's comment and...
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We have one last weekend before school starts, and – hooray – the national parks are offering free admission. That’s right, there will be no entrance fee at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area or Lassen Volcanic National Park this Saturday and Sunday, August 14 and 15. Some national parks (Yosemite
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The words over at Three Word Wednesday are joke, leverage and remedy.ClippedChrist, it feels like I should wear one of those nametags they give you at some 12 Step meeting, along with the shitty cup of lukewarm coffee in Styrofoam cups and the day-old donuts
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North state photographers and friends will get to see which pictures made the final cut for the 2010 Images from a Glass Eye International Juried Photography Show at the exhibit's opening reception from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 13. The four top winners will be announced during the free event at The Big Picture, 857 Washington
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It had been a bad summer for Ronny Cammareri Jr. 2010 had started out good: he was living at home rent-free. There was a fine looking chick he’d met at the candy store that was a definite prospect. He was going to classes at Kingsborough when he felt like it or whenever his old man, Ronny Sr., got
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Mexican night doesn’t have to be just tacos and burritos. Spice it up with fajitas, tamale pie — and don’t forget the guacamole.
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Jeffory Shook, who was arrested last week in Siskiyou County after escaping from a prisoner fire crew, is not the kind of model inmate state and local firefighters increasingly have come to rely on while battling the north state’s wildfires.
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A north state drug enforcement team received a $162,000 check Tuesday from the IRS thanks to assets seized during a 2008 undercover investigation of a Red Bluff taco truck methamphetamine ring.
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The Mountain Gate Community Services District Board tightened the district’s credit card policy Tuesday night, adding a spending limit and requiring a detailed report for charges.
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Red Bluff police Tuesday identified the 20-year-old Red Bluff man who was attacked at a park Saturday night and had something carved into his chest.
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Dear Lynne: My girlfriend moved in with me and we're starting to have our friends over to eat. So now we have a bunch of people who don't know each other and things get awkward, as in conversations start and then slow down and then nothing. There are solutions, right? -- In Love in Albany Dear In Love: The perpet
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They’re not even been built yet, but the $1.5 million lanterns are already shining a light on the crowded Redding City Council race.
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Articles covering the deadly gathers and removal of wild horses conducted by the Bureau of Land Management don’t often reach us here in Northern California, so readers may be interested to know that the BLM will begin a five-week helicopter stampede removal of over 2,000 wild horses in the Twin Peaks area approxima
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A graduating senior at Hunter College High School in New York gave a speech that brought a standing ovation from his teachers and got his picture in The New York Times. I hope it doesn’t go to his head, because what he said was so illogical that it was an indictment of the mush that is being taught at even our elit
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The man mowing weeds on city property thought he was creating “defensible space” around his home.
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North State Marketplace: Aug. 11, 2010
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North State in Brief: Aug. 11, 2010
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Today in History: Aug. 11, 2010
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Mark Vargas is buzzing against the trend in Shasta County’s bee business.
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After coming up short the past two seasons, this could be the year the Central Valley Falcons break through for a Northern Section volleyball championship.
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The Shasta County Trojans beat the Martinez Bulldogs 16-3 to win the inaugural 18 & under Viper Wood Bat Tournament in Sacramento on Sunday.
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Fire crews fighting a vegetation fire near South Market and Veda streets tonight closed part of Veda Street.
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Redding police are searching this evening for a robbery suspect who reportedly stole three bottles of OxyContin from the ShopKo pharmacy on Lake Boulevard.
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From the Siskiyou Daily News: Etna, Calif. -- Rambo is alive and well in Etna, as it has been for the past 25 years or so. "It"? This Rambo is not Sylvester Stallone, it's a game that youth play in...
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Marc points me to word that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is proposing to relicense the McCloud-Pit Hydroelectric Project, which includes McCloud Reservoir, Iron Canyon and Pit 6 and 7. The proposed new license will require a number of recreational...
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Joel Kotkin's essay, floating about the Internet this week, is a must-read -- even if much of the argument will be familiar. This graphic, however, is striking: It's been 30 years since the state was really investing in building the...
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This Anderson High Senior brought her horses to her session. We love photographing horses, they make great props :). Here is one of my favorites from her senior portrait session. Have you booked your session yet?
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A north state drug enforcement team received a $162,000 check today from the IRS thanks to assets seized during a 2008 undercover investigation of a Red Bluff taco truck methamphetamine ring.
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Trusted correspondent DK sends along a link to a Wall Street Journal item that includes a database of last year's per-capita income by metropolitan area. (And thanks!) To believe the Commerce Department, per-capita income was down just a hair --...
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The above advertisement was taken from the History & Business Directory of Shasta County, Ca - 1881 when the business had already been around for years. It was first established way back in 1854! As you can see from the...
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A day full of catered food, drinks, raffles and storewide sales to celebrate Oregon Street Antique Mall's 3rd Anniversary in beautiful downtown Redding.
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Live music, food, beverages, art vendors and art activities mean fun for the whole family at Siskiyou Arts Council's second annual Art in the Park, Saturday, August 21, from noon til 5 p.m. at Mt. Shasta's beautiful City Park, 1315 Nixon Road, Mt. Shasta.
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It is time for the citizens of the United States of America to stand united against the problems that are plaguing this great nation. It's time to stop allowing special interests, corporations, and greed govern this country. It is time to take our government out of the hands of those who do not have our best interests at
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RED BLUFF – A 21-year-old Red Bluff woman was arrested Monday night on suspicion of child endangerment after she was found to be intoxicated and had nearly started a fire inside her Walnut Street apartment, police said today.
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With the $8,000 federal tax credit for first-time homebuyers expired and the $10,000 state credit due to end this weekend, it has left the "market to find its own way during these difficult economic times." That's one takeaway in a recent blog post from Redding real estate agent Brad Garbutt, who breaks down sale
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Frank and I received a beautiful wedding gift, by mail, yesterday. A beautiful Woodstock chime, sent by Frank’s brother, Lee, sister-in-law Mary and their very charming and talented offspring. We hung it on one of the pre-existing ceiling hooks, one in the work space near the HeeHaw ceiling fan (countryish and not
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DNA evidence has linked a 43-year-old Iowa convicted rapist to a 19-year-old murder and rape in Redding, police said today.
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Fifteen public playgrounds across Shasta County have been developed especially for young children under five years old. The playgrounds are funded by First 5 Shastaand feature age-appropriate play equipment and a safe place for youngsters to explore, develop n
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Sometimes it can get just a bit too warm, too many days in a row, over the course of summer in Redding, and that’s when it’s time to consider heading for the coast. Only 150 scenic miles away, the Northcoast pr
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Expect another uncharacteristically cool day for August in Redding. Today, the National Weather Service predicts sunny skies, with a high near 92 degrees. Tonight could drop as low as 63 degrees. Tomorrow will be even cooler with a high of 90 and a low of 65. After that, the weather service predicts a steady climb back t
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Walking in early to the historic, gorgeous Cascade Theater, I was trying to get a sense of what Pat Benatar fans were like. Being an aspiring jazz-fusion bassist in the late 1970s, I never really followed rocker Pat or
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The federal economic-stimulus package, President Barack Obama’s first signature piece of legislation when he took office, was intended as a bridge across the chasm that the American economy was falling into in early 2009. But that bridge made it only halfway. When we get to the end of it, watch out.
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“Robbing Hoods,” one newspaper editor called the state legislators who voted last year to take $1.7 billion from city redevelopment agencies around the state and apply the funds to education.
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RED BLUFF — A group of four men or boys assaulted a man Saturday at a Red Bluff park, knocked him unconscious and carved something into his chest, Red Bluff police said.
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In 1910: A strong seepage of oil was struck on the Taylor Ranch near Bella Vista by the Bella Vista Oil Co. at a depth of 100 feet. So strong was the flow that everything in the vicinity of drilling operations was covered with oil.
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The Redding Rancheria Community Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation is accepting proposals for grants up to $30,000 for nonprofit organizations and public entities in Shasta and Trinity counties in the areas of arts/culture, education, environment, health and social services.
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Lawyers in a whistleblower case involving the Gateway Unified School District alleged criminal perjury and theft of documents Monday.
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A Redding firm plans a 127-lot subdivision on the far north side of town patterned after a sustainable development in Davis where residents harvest fruit from community gardens.
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Sierra Pacific Industries Inc. plans to expand a wood-burning power plant at its lumber mill in Anderson.
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One of the suspects wanted in connection with a Redding convenience store assault and drive-by shooting was named last week as a suspect in a Stanislaus County murder in which investigators said the “suspects attacked the victim like a pack of wolves.”
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A Red Bluff woman was sentenced Monday to 30 days in jail for embezzling nearly $7,000 from the nonprofit American Red Cross.
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Residents of a homeless encampment in Redding where a fatal stabbing occurred last week will be told in the next few days that they must go.
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Several dozen children learned a new way to get around this summer as part of a partnership between Redding Area Bus Authority and the Martin Luther King Jr. Center.
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More than 100 cats and kittens at Haven Humane Society were euthanized over the weekend in an attempt to stop the spread of a highly contagious and often deadly feline viral disease.
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To yummydeb for my cool dune buggy to drive around in !
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Do you have a favorite aesthetic style in terms of home design? If money were no object, how would you change your home? View 775 Answers I would have a cottage on acreage on a lake, a year-round stream, or at the ocean.
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Today’s FDotD was once listed for $439K in ’07. It seems to have last sold for $410K in ’05. Ooo, sorry. But we remember it best for this unusual description taken from the 2003 MLS listing” “Owners speak very little English. If no answer
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Redding firefighters reported extensive damage from a kitchen fire to a home at 2455 Placer St.
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Sisters start out hating to share a room and end up never wanting to say goodbye.
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The fire burning off Big Bend Road north of Highway 299 has been contained, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
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OK, that's not exactly what the city of Redding just sent out in a media release -- a response to the Bell scandal -- but it's pretty close. See for yourself. The reports out of that unfortunate SoCal city seem...
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A group of four men or boys allegedly assaulted a man Saturday at a Red Bluff park, knocked him unconscious and then carved something into his chest.
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A car smashed into a power pole in the Country Heights subdivision in Southwest Redding this morning, knocking out power to 740 Redding Electric Utility customers.
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One of the suspects wanted in connection with a Redding convenience store assault and drive-by shooting was named last week as a suspect in a Stanislaus County murder so brutal that investigators said the "suspects attacked the victim like a pack of wolves."
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Residents of a homeless encampment in Redding where a fatal stabbing occurred last week will be told in the next few days that they must go.
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The textbook Fish and Game advice is that if you run into a mountain lion on a trail, you should stand your ground and not run, but maintain eye contact and make yourself noisy and big (flapping a jacket or...
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Read the results of the investigation, "What's living in your water park," here....
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Emergency crews were sent this afteroon to a reported rollover accident on southbound Interstate 5 near the Bonnyview Road exit.
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Almost 700 Pacific Gas & Electric customers in Cottonwood lost power for an hour this morning.
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Morning Sky for Monday. From the yoga mat on the front lawn. Beautiful sky and cool at 7 a.m. The patterns were fleeting.
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I guess I have to say, I think that the Paesano Days was a roaring success!  From what I saw it was definitely the place to be this last week-end in Anderson!  There was a lot of fun, food and frivolous behavior from everyone!  Some might say it is the Bocce Ball, BUT this is what it is
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If you do and you have information on it or the family who once lived on the property, landscape designer Karen McGrath would love to talk to you. The column, and another just like it, stand on either side of...
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After 3 quarters of relative stability, Redding home prices lost about $8/sq ft in July. Blame an onslaughtof bank-owned properties (REO’s) for the decline. The second quarter of 2010 saw a slight increase to $126.54/sq ft from $125.34 in the first quarter 2010. The last quarter of 2009 pegged the average cost per
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A Red Bluff man holding a loaded shotgun at the entrance to Friendly Acres Mobile Home Park was arrested early this morning by Tehama County sheriff’s deputies.
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Corrupt Fraud Janelle Burrill exposed with Evidence, Apathy, Inaction at DCA, BBS California? by JusticeinCA    July 06, 2010  Sacramento District Attorney Jan ScullyAttorney Genera
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RED BLUFF – A 25-year-old Red Bluff man with an outstanding arrest warrant out of Shasta County for burglary was arrested near here Saturday night following a routine traffic stop, Tehama County sheriff’s deputies said.
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RED BLUFF - A Red Bluff man who was reportedly armed with an ax was arrested early this morning following a brief standoff with police.
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Today’s FDotD should be appealing. It’s a 1993 built 4 bedroom home of about 1676 sq ft, according to the listing. We are told there are some repairs going on, which is unusual. Representing the interests of the bank/seller is foreclosure listing agent Lynda Martz of th
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RED BLUFF – A 24-year-old Red Bluff man was arrested Sunday after he allegedly asked a 14-year-old girl to get into his vehicle, police reported this morning.
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Unfortunately it is Monday, the unqualified and possibly criminally intent  staff in "Family Court Services" will go back to the daunting task of wrongfully removing children from loving, capable parents.The Martini sipping, rubbing shoulders an
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Redding residents should get a respite from the hot summer heat this week with high temperatures generally in the mid-90s and high-80s, officials with the National Weather Service in Sacramento say. But Sunday’s high temperature should again be near triple digits. Today’s high temperature is expected to be near 92 degre
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What: Join HawkMan Studios and Vintage Wine Bar to Celebrate “All About Color” Mixed Media Works by Gwen Knaebel When: Tuesday (Aug 10), 6 p.m. Where: Vintage Wine Bar & Restaurant 1790 Market Street, Redding vintagedowntown.com
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We’ve reached the second week of August and, more importantly for many people, the final week of summer vacation. Why, might I ask, does school begin in mid-August? Way back when I was in school – before cell phones, personal computers and even student backpacks – the school year started on Thursday
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SEX is my favorite subject. Anything and everything connected to living a sexy life enthralls me. And now, every month in As You Desire, I will have the opportunity to share with you all ways in which we can experience a sexy life. When this idea was presented to me I didn’t hesitate to sa
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Lucky me, neighbors Floyd and Eloise shared some of their peach tree bounty. I made peach vinaigrette (here’s that recipe), and when more peaches arrived, I made a peach cobbler for a gathering at my twin’s house. My Peach Almond Cobbler recipe is a rough adaptation of The Silver Palate Co
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During a snowstorm last winter, my 6-year-old son fell and cut his chin - not outside on the ice, but inside on the tile bathroom floor. My husband walked our son, Charlie, through the knee-high snow to the local emergency room.
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In a medical emergency, minutes literally mean the difference between life and death. And as quickly as ambulance and fire crews rouse to respond to 911 calls, the laws of physics — not to mention busy nights — make some delays inevitable.
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The infamy of a California ruling on same-sex marriage is not that it furthers the possibility of thousands upon thousands of homosexual couples being wedded someday, but that once more a judge is aiming to reshape our society with no justification beyond his own moral druthers.
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Habitat for Humanity Shasta Cascade expanded nearly three years ago to meet the growing demand for affordable housing in the north state.
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A cooling trend is in store for Redding-area residents this week.
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Today in History: Aug. 9, 2010
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The Anderson Aquagators won their fifth consecutive seasonal swimming title and five more meet records fell at the North Valley Aquatics League championships at the Redding Aquatic Center on Sunday.
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North state in brief: Aug. 9, 2010
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Join us August 7 - 10 at Turtle Bay Exploration Park for a special engagement featuring five of Nathan Sawaya’s magical creations, built entirely from toy LEGO bricks. Witness four never before seen LEGO brick sculptures and find the gigantic 4-foot spider suspended s
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Firefighters are working to extinguish a 6- to 10-acre vegetation fire that broke out this evening at Oak Run and Bullskin Ridge roads.
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A cooling trend is in store for Redding-area residents this week.
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Red Bluff police came to the rescue of a woman who was choking today.
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Preparing to write an item on Bodenhamer for an upcoming Saturday column, I e-mailed Gilbert Moore, who served as managing editor under Bodenhamer from 1969 to 1972 (the year Bodenhamer retired after 34 years at the helm of the paper)....
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Stevie Wonder is finished. He has his shades on and he’s looking good. I love this one.
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Dejon Weldon grew up in Northern California, and has always had an affinity for the arts. From creating her own picture books as a preschooler to now entering juried art competitions, she believes art will always be a part of her life.
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Join HawkMan Studios, anewscafe.com and Maritime Seafood & Grill for THE ARTHOP AFTER-PARTY!! LIVE MUSIC BY THE GARRETT VIGGERS BAND EXTENDED RECEPTION FOR JAM
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I had the best day Saturday with the love of my life. We drove to Lassen Park and took a
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Are We Prepared?19th Sunday in Ordinary TimeWis 18:6-9, Heb 11: 1-2, 8-19, Lk 12: 35-40 Today’s Gos
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The following ad was copied from the History & Business Directory of Shasta County, Ca - 1881. The mill was the biggest local supplier of doors, mouldings, sashes, blinds, brackets and rustics to area houses and buildings. Many of the...
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“I think I might like the yellow tuberous ones the best - they are common but so consistent and cheerful,” Sally Greenwood, Head Grower at Chico Propagators tells me as we
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According to the Chico paper: The Shasta County District Attorney's office is taking the lead on it, but because that department is moving locations, some delay is occurring, Ramsey said. (Butte County District Attorney Mike) Ramsey said one of his...
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It is a blessing to love one’s work. This week I’ll be finishing my Stevie Wonder doll, finishing David Bowie and if all goes well, starting Joe Strummer with a mohawk. How could that not be great fun? I am thankful everyday to be working in my home, surrounded by work materials, light, music and [...]
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Ron Largent muses on the state of commercial real estate in Redding here. ...The former Gottschalk center on Hilltop Drive is scheduled for auction on August 20th; the partially filled center on Hilltop that is home to Trader Joe's is...
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That, of course, would be Thom Gabrukiewicz., who's about to do something brave, exciting, scary and inspiring. Read "Why I Just Quit My Day Job" on his blog, Surface Tension, here. Good luck, Thom!...
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Redding firefighters responded to a vegetation fire near Caterpillar and Belt Line roads in north Redding early this morning.
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Korina Jones of Cottonwood and Steve Loncosky of Mission Viejo were married May 29, 2010, at Robert Hall in Paso Robles. The bride is the daughter of Richard and Patty Jones, of Cottonwood. She works as an elementary school teacher. The groom is the son of Dalton and Sharon Loncosky, of Mission Viejo. He is an equine ve
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An Oct. 16, 2010, wedding is planned for Kate Harrington and Shaun Hansen, both of Cottonwood, at the home of Tom and Gayle Harrington in Cottonwood. The bride-elect is the daughter of Tom and Gayle Harrington of Cottonwood. She is a 2001 graduate of West Valley High School and a 2007 graduate of Chico State Univers
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Bob and Grace Maxey of Redding celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 6, 2010, at dinner hosted by their children at Cattlemen's in Redding. The couple were married Aug. 6, 1960, in Redding.
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A Sept. 11, 2010, wedding is planned for Stacy Shank and Paul Schwerdt, both of Redding, at the Lazy K Ranch in Whitmore. The bride-elect is the daughter of Dan and Linda Shank of Redding. She is a graduate of Liberty Christian and Simpson University. Her fiance is the son of Ray and Leslie Schwerdt of Redding.
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A Sept. 3, 2010, wedding is planned for Jessica Noble and Patrick Rodarte, both of Penn Valley, in South Lake Tahoe. The bride-elect is the daughter of Scott Noble and Lana Walen of Libby, Mont.; and Jane Noble of Dubuque, Iowa. She graduated from Libby High School in Libby, Mont., in 2004 and is working as a personal ban
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For sure, this is no blarney: Kissing the Blarney Stone is the right thing to do when you're over here on the Emerald Isle.
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If you've been following our visits then you know that we live in the quaint community of Jones Valley — a 20-minute drive east of Redding and a two-mile spin to our fabulous and full Lake Shasta.
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Part of our vacation this summer involved camping in Yosemite. It was beautiful and stunning, and our three children are now of an age to actually hike and enjoy it. It's exciting as they grow to go and do things together as a family.
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Dear Straight Talk: I'm starting middle school this fall and will have to change for gym class in the locker room and even take communal showers. The gym teacher is strict about making everybody shower every day. I'm very shy about my body and know I can't handle this. Nobody ever sees me naked but my sister, my best friend
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There is still that primal joy in running with the pack. But being in the lead is less important now. After 50 years have passed, just being in pack is what matters most of all.
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Screaming amusement parks, mountain getaways or trips to the beach sure can be fun, but they also come with a hefty price tag. Instead, replace the roller coaster with a conveyor belt, and you've got yourself a deal. In other words, pack the family in the car and take a day trip to one of several factories along the West C
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They’re doing something right in Red Bluff.
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It’s been more than one month since the July 1 state budget deadline, and sadly there is no sign of an agreement any time soon.
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That old rascal Ben Franklin cannot be defined.
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It is very difficult to see how Rein Stoltz, president of the Redding School District board, can continue to effectively serve after the arrest of his wife, Wanell, on charges of embezzling from the Sycamore Elementary School parent club.
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I think the strongest relationships have the most angular momentum. When each person shares their angular momentum, magic happens. Lets review some basic physics.
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This week we got the word…three of our major shopping and retail centers are going to be either auctioned off for foreclosure, or are scheduled to be foreclosed on shortly. All three centers have, or had, great tenants…and then the market took the nose-dive. The former Gottschalk center on Hilltop Drive is
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Business Name: “ O.” All Organic Salon & Spa
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Two businesses in the north state embrace innovation and creativity to help get through the economic downtown. One auto repair shop caters to women and has recently launched a new service that picks up customers’ cars and services them. Another partners with area businesses to create baskets of goods and coupons for serv
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Anyone who’s shipped a package knows that Bubble Wrap, which has been around since 1960, is the standard for protecting fragile objects from damage.
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Redding Recreation column: Aug. 8, 2010
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It is a foreign concept to most climbers in America. But in Europe, a mountaineering discipline called via ferrata — Italian for “iron way” — is a popular way to get off the ground.
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Q: Are there any rules on the numbers of fishing rods someone can use for ocean fishing? I had a bad experience recently with an Orange County sheriff’s deputy who saw me on the Newport Beach jetty fishing with several poles. He told me I was allowed only two poles. I told him I’d seen a sign posted at a nearby pier th
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Prompted by criticism from constituents, north state Assemblyman Jim Nielsen wants the California Department of Transportation to justify with hard numbers its planned move to a downtown Redding office building.
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“Capital Strike” is one of the newest concepts being bantered about in the financial media these days, and it provides an interesting glimpse into the continuing lack of private-sector job creation.
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A secure retirement remains one of the top financial goals — along with providing children with a college education and paying off a home mortgage.
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I often wonder whether it really matters if I tie on a plain eagle claw hook to accommodate a worm or nightcrawler, or I tie on a beautiful hand tied fly.
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Want to improve or establish your credit? Try a passbook loan or a CD loan.
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I got an earful from readers when I said in last week’s column that Google’s Chrome was the best browser, so let’s get to the fanboy e-mail and get that over with this week.
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The Lower Sacramento River has a reputation as the fisherman’s playground, the place where there’s lots of action, where you can catch the big fish.
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Paulette Gooch of Fall River Mills will finally be able to bury her brother this week, 66 years after his death.
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Firefighters rescue collapsed worker Redding firefighters rescued an employee of an Anderson asbestos removal company Saturday after the worker suffered heat exhaustion and collapsed on a roof. The unidentified employee of Systems Abatement was part of a work crew that was removing an old roof atop the Members 1st Credit Un
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All year the Sun Oaks Aquatics of Redding (SOAR) swim team has been battling to prove it can compete with the larger swim clubs from the north state.
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Tune in to KCNR 1460 AM at 11 a.m. Sundays for the weekly radio show hosted by A News Cafe Publisher and Editor Doni Greenberg. You can call in
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Today in History: Aug. 8, 2010
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Shasta County births: July 2010
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One mistake cost the Redding Colt .45s the West Coast League Tri-State tournament title as they lost to the rival Humboldt Crabs 1-0 in Arcata on Saturday.
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The Shasta County Trojans won the first two games of the 18 & under Viper Wood Bat Tournament on Saturday in Sacramento, beating the Grants Pass Generals 4-0 in the first game and the San Francisco Junior Giants 12-1 in the second.
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Have you ever been stopped at a traffic signal and had a pickup that looks like it was on steroids or escaped from a monster truck show pull up alongside of you?
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In an athletic stance similar to a football tackler ready to take on a pass rush, Joe Soltis lined up his bocce ball shot Saturday at Anderson River Park during Paesano Days.
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After he lost his job at a Redding lumberyard in the middle of the worst recession since the 1930s, Howard House spent nearly two years looking for work.
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The Anderson Fire Protection District, which apparently lost its $87,500 deposit for a new water tender after the firm it paid filed for bankruptcy, is buying another one from a different company.
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Redding firefighters rescued an employee of an Anderson asbestos removal company today after the worker suffered heat exhaustion and collapsed on a roof.
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The paesano party is on in Anderson.
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I have been a big fan of Raette for a long time!  I met her some time ago in my "Art Life" (as my Hunny calls it...), so, I know I am just a little slanted here.  But I did purchase a copy of a wonderfully published book of her "Fairies At Play" paintings!  This series is some of my favorite works
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If you have ever been involved in a child custody dispute and had to go to family court, then you are aware of the power wielded by child custody evaluators and mediators.Ultimately the final decision belongs to the court,but the judge almost certainly will adopt the recommendation of the mediator even though he or she
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Fort Crook was located in the field beyond the fence. The fort was established in 1857 and included 20 small log buildings used as officer's quarters (one is now on the grounds of the Fort Crook Museum in Fall River...
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The photo is the bridge sign located way up on the top of the bridge - on the Shasta County side. There is another sign just like it on the Tehama County side (Battle Creek is the county dividing line)...
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Two Redding women were taken to Mercy Medical Center this morning with minor injuries after one rear-ended the others minivan with her pickup in North Redding.
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Friday was dedicated to braiding Stevie Wonder’s black fleece hair and dressing the braids with beads of fine 70s colors. It was rather time-consuming work, slow going.  I was on the fifth or sixth braid when I realized I needed to download Stevie’s Music of My Mind and Talking Book. I hadn’t listened
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August 4, 2010                                                    
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From the Siskiyou Daily News: Yreka, Calif. -- Dogs have played an important role in human history - acting as hunters, herders, haulers, protectors and companions. A National Geographic program premiering Sunday explores that relationship, and three former or current...
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Summer sunshine should continue in Redding over the weekend and into the work week, although the high temperature will likely stay below triple digits. Today should be sunny and hot, with a high near 97 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Sunday should be sunny again, with a high near 95. After staying in
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Brilliant! That's economic stimulus. From Information Week: Despite President Obama's pledge to retain more hi-tech jobs in the U.S., a federal agency run by a hand-picked Obama appointee has launched a $36 million program to train workers, including 3,000 specialists...
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Say, that’s a lovely Oleander, don’t you agree? Still, if you were taking a photo of the home instead of the bush, wouldn’t you move the camera just a tiny bit to the right? Just a little? We tease because that’s how we roll here at FDotD, but in fact the li
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There are things you do for love and things you do because an authority figure tells you to do so.And every once and again, you get to do something selfish; a moment that makes all the other moments bearable.On Aug. 6, 2010, I quit my day job.And am moving to New York.The idea is to spend a year writ
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A crowd gathered for a street dance on Market Street between Butte and Yuba Streets, c. 1916. Looks like one little guy’s date stood him up. The Shasta Historical Society library is open to the public and vo
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At 12 years old, Jamie Pincin is making serious waves in the north state swim scene.
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North state in brief: Aug. 7, 2010
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Q. What is earnest money? How is it different from a down payment? Earnest money is known as an initial deposit and its purpose is to illustrate that a buyer is willing to put money at risk should they not perform as agreed in an offer to purchase. The amount is normally somewhere between $1000 and three percent of the purc
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Q. Does your faith tradition include a personification of evil? Who/What is it? This tradition teaches that “all are created in the image and likeness of God.” So this tradition sees evil as the creation of people choosing a limited or hurtful way of expressing in the world. So evil is not a separate entity. Evil is the
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Was Judge Vaughn Walker inventing a right out of thin air, as critics contend? He was not.
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Redding school teacher Rich Schneck, who turned out to be the funny man of Shasta High School’s Class of 1970, momentarily got serious during his shtick as emcee of the 40th reunion at the Elks Club a week ago tonight.
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A whole weekend with anewscafe.com peeps   - First, start your weekend with Doni where she’s the featured
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Valley Meat Company, a Modesto, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately one million pounds of frozen ground beef patties and bulk ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli. Read more.
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Parents will pay less for their kids’ lunches when school starts at North Cow Creek Elementary School later this month.-
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When a cougar started following Dane Yergenson earlier this week while he was on a mountain bike ride with friends in West Redding, he did what he hoped would spook the big cat away.
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SACRAMENTO — It took more than a year to investigate, but the state Fair Political Practices Commission will be asked next week to fine Anderson City Councilman Keith Webster $200 for violating the Political Reform Act.
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Longtime north state real estate broker Mark Lascelles has been named president of the Shasta County Economic Development Corp., the group announced Friday.
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RED BLUFF — There won’t be any shortage of candidates running in November for the five-person Red Bluff City Council.
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Public health officials say a Shasta County man may have contracted E. coli from ground beef sold by a company that on Friday launched a national recall on 1 million pounds of ground beef products after seven people were sickened by the bacteria.
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A Redding police officer sustained minor injuries Thursday night after his squad car was sideswiped by a car driven by a Redding teen in the Enterprise area.
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Today in History: Aug. 7, 2010
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Q: I read one of your postings on the logic and propriety of rolling stop tickets and the key word is “stop.” You also interjected the word “safety,” and this is where traffic enforcement tactics fall apart in their basic mission.
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Ralph Boggs thinks the 6½-mile line of massive wind turbines over Burney looks even worse than he had imagined.
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The Redding Colt .45s kept their title hopes alive by beating the Southern Oregon RiverDawgs 7-5 in the second game of the West Coast League Tri-State tournament in Arcata on Friday.
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A fire investigator has been called to the scene of a fire this evening at Bechelli Lane and Redcliff Drive in Redding.
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The No on Proposition 19 campaign was kind enough to send along a packet of information and arguments against the initiative to legalize marijuana. As last Sunday's editorial said, there are good arguments against 19. At the same time, I'm...
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A week-long marijuana eradication effort on public lands has resulted in 76,821 pot plants being destroyed, a Shasta County sheriff’s sergeant said today.
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Shiny eggplants, bumpy cucumbers, beefy tomatoes and plump potatoes are harvested from the large garden below Hank and Liz Slowik's Palo Cedro home. But the most important thing that grows there is a spirit of generosity.
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Looking for a way to reduce the bug population and add interest to your vegetable patch? A small pond is your answer. Attracting dragonflies, damselflies and frogs provides another level of activity in the garden.
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Congratulations to "dr" who guessed it correctly at 3:25 as the Fort Crook monument on McArthur Road. Thank you everyone else for your guesses. It was a fun game. "dr" wins a $10 gift certificate and and also a winner's...
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A fast-moving grass fire that swept the hillside between Buenaventura and Starlight boulevards in west Redding on Thursday tested the nerves of homeowners in the area. Fire crews in trucks were still monitoring the site Friday. The fire, which sent up huge waves of dark smoke, charred the bulk ...
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Public health officials say a Shasta County man may have contracted E. coli from ground beef sold by a company that today launched a national recall on 1 million pounds of ground beef products after seven people were sickened by the bacteria.
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The Republican political types are making a lot of noise about today's national unemployment report -- calling it a failure of Democratic policies. Here's a snippet from a typical e-mail: "As Barbara Boxer touts her so-called 'Recovery Summer,' America has...
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A pickup driven by Susan Baxter of Los Molinos blew a tire this afternoon near the Cottonwood scales in Tehama County, causing the pickup to swerve and collide with a big rig.
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The Shasta County District Attorney’s Office has begun to review a report from sheriff’s investigators who are recommending that child endangerment charges be filed against the father of an 11-year-old Redding girl who drowned July 18 in Clear Creek following a rafting accident.
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Firefighters are still trying to determine what caused a 371-acre blaze this week in Siskiyou County.
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RED BLUFF – The third sighting of a mountain lion within this city’s limits in about a week was reported early this morning to police.
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Kansans For Judicial Accountability: Some men kill their wives, others steal the children
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Family Court Crisis-Abusers Getting Custody..!!: News Media on Janelle Burrill Protest California a Court whore her paydays on blood are near over
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From Skip Murphy's blog: "Price slashed for immediate sale. Fantastic location on busy intersection and across from parking garage. Upscale restaurant with many extras. On site liquor license included. Call for lease details. Seller finance with substantial down."...
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News Media on Janelle Burrill Protest California a Court whore her paydays on blood are near overThis is exactly the behavior and lack of qualifications being exhibited here in Shasta County, by the people working in "Famil
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Longtime north state real estate broker Mark Lascelles has been named president of the Shasta County Economic Development Corp., the group announced today.
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I'm trying to think of who might be interested in the naming rights for Redding civic buildings. Could one of the big paving contractors have an interest in supporting our fair city's celebration of concrete? In any case, even small...
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Darrell & Sandy Chambers and our 1937 Ford Convertible took Best of Show at the Fortuna Redwood Auto Expo. The show was held in beautiful downtown Fortuna, July 23rd thru July 25th. Darrell and I have been attending this show for the last decade and this is the first time a Redding street rod has won this honor in all
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What is this and where is it located? Welcome to the weekly History Mystery Photo Contest! If you can name what the monument is commemorating and the road where it's located, you'll win the contest. Don't worry about the two...
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Buy the furniture, fixtures, equipment and ABC license for the much loved Maritime Restaurant and Bar on California Street in Redding. Plus all the generous goodwill that comes with one of the most highly regarded restaurants in Shasta County. This sale includes no real estate. The lease seems a bit steep
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I awoke to a beautiful sunrise. So I thought, Hmmm, Why not get a hike in before the family w
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A Redding Police unit was involved in a wreck Thursday night in the Enterprise area of Redding.
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It may sound like a Boston law firm, but as Bruce helpfully notes it's the slate of city council candidates the Redding police union is apparently endorsing. Smart. Backing a slate could likely save the union a bunch of money...
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A Nevada City man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence this morning after smashing his vehicle head-on into a vehicle driven by a Redding woman just west of Redding.
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The Soft Boys are on parade in the DarcyArts Etsy shop. I psychically flinched prior to now about remaking my sweet, dear to my heart prototypes but, dude, it’s my favorite work after Big Donuts. Maybe it’s a tie. It’s just that the donuts are so soft and look like a delicious forbidden food. I am semi-p
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High temperatures for Redding are expected to drop well below 100 degrees this weekend and early next week. The high Sunday should be 93, Monday 92 and Tuesday 92, according to the National Weather Service. The respite from typical north state scorching summer days will be book ended by hot days. Today should be sunny and
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Jamison "Junior" Brown is a singer/guitar-slinger who makes Austin, Texas his home.He plays a hybrid guit-steel, part electric guitar, part lap steel guitar.Brown has the ability to bridge a lot of musical tastes, from country to rock 'n roll.And that lovely woman
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Recently I found myself whisked away over 3,000 miles from my home in the North State. I landed in unknown territory named Boston, Massachusetts. The skies were a bit overcast with lazy clouds and people busily crossed streets and avoided speeding taxis. The buildings were large and old, colored in brown or red b
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Today’s FDotD is a newer home in an area that will someday be very near a large new grocery store at a a major freeway interchange. It looks reasonably nice inside. It’s a Fannie Mae seized property, so you can purchase this for as little as 3% down using Homepa
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The Redding Peace Officers' Association, via its Facebook feed (man, that is so 2010), announces that it has endorsed candidates for the November election. This will come as a big shock: The incumbents did not win the RPOA's support. The...
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Go to www.wonews.com or subscribe at wonsubs.com. Call 800-290-2929. BEST BITES KLAMATH RIVER, Klamath Glen — Good tides continued to brings loads of salmon and steelhead into the Klamath River. Much of the salmon fishing was at the mouth with CV-7 spinners and Kastmasters. St
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The Obama administration has begun to stake out its position on extending the Bush tax cuts of 2001 and 2003. Predictably the president is trying to split the difference — sort of.
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The city of Shasta Lake staff, planning commissioners, and the former City Council did indeed work long and hard on the hillside grading ordinance, prior to its approval. I believe public comment was also requested from local developers and builders during that process. So what is the motive of three current council memb
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Last week, a draft memo surfaced from the Homeland Security Department suggesting ways to administratively circumvent existing law to allow several categories of illegal immigrants to avoid deportation and, indeed, for some to be granted permanent residency. Most disturbing was the stated rationale. This was being propos
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Linda and Herb Stewart of Redding celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 5, 2010, with a renewal of vows at Corum Ranch, near Lake Shasta, followed by a family reunion. Pastor George Nite, of CrossPointe Community Church, officiated. The couple were married June 3, 1960, at San Gabriel Union Church in San Gabrie
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An Oct. 9, 2010, wedding is planned for Cassandra Cole and Phillip Wacker, both of Ashland, Ore., at the Historic Ashland Springs Hotel in Ashland, Ore. The bride-elect is the daughter of David L. Cole of Chatsworth and the late Darla M. Cole. She is a 2004 graduate of Chatsworth High School in Chatsworth and a 2008 gradu
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North state in brief: Aug. 6, 2010
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RED BLUFF — Three incumbents, a swimming-pool booster and a former city councilman who sued the city are among the candidates for Red Bluff City Council.
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Today in History: Aug. 6, 2010
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Ono is finally a place of its own.
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RED BLUFF — Firefighters have offered up 12 percent of their pay in response to a budget squeeze that has the city facing a $1.4 million deficit.
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A court-appointed receiver has been placed in charge of the distressed Redding Hilltop Center, which is home to Trader Joe’s.
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As expected, the homeless man arrested early this week on suspicion of murdering another homeless man has been released from Shasta County jail because of insufficient evidence.
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Firefighters contained a fast-moving, two-alarm grass and brush fire in west Redding on Thursday evening that had threatened homes, a shopping center, Benton Airpark and the county’s emergency communications dispatch center.
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t’s not just about dispatching anymore.
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Redding School District administrators knew of alleged embezzlement at Sycamore Elementary School last year but did nothing about it, says the president of the district’s teachers union.
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We visited with my sister Nora and her husband JB a couple of weeks ago. They may be the cutest couple ever:Nora's best thing is spoiling her guests, so while the gang was splashing in the pool, we as
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A few days after getting swept by the Folsom Pioneers, the Redding Colt .45s gained some revenge with a 4-2 victory over the same Pioneers on Thursday at the West Coast League Tri-State tournament in Arcata.
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Before we look ahead to football camps that begin on Monday, I’d like to recap my first experience at the North-South 33rd Annual Lions All-Star game that was played at Enterprise on Saturday.
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Superior California Economic Development’s Microenterprise Development Program is sponsoring a workshop to explore self-employment.
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      Redding police guard Buenaventura and Starlight drives as fire crews extinguish flames and some residents evacuate their homes.  
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Wonder if any of the honchos from the McConnell Foundation will be there. After all, Farmers Insurance stock was behind Carl and Leah's largess. "Stretching 15-feet longer than a 747 and 50-feet longer than the largest blimp, the Farmers Airship,...
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BUSINESS PLAN: 1. Buy a dive bar for the price of the liquor license and for the location (directly across the street from Redding’s finest music and arts venue, the illustrious Cascade Theater). 2. Gut the space and spend some cash transforming it into a 1920′s Chicago-style bar with a
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The AP asked Meg Whitman if she'd join Warren Buffet's club of billionaires who'll commit to giving half their money away. Her answer? No. But I have to wonder in all seriousness: Will she still be a billionaire by the...
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  KRCR News reports a fire that resulted in evacuations in the vicinity of Buenaventura and Starlight roads. Click here for more.  
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The 14U Shasta Golddiggers youth girl’s softball ASA team will have tryouts for the 2010 fall season Sunday at Softball Park in Redding.
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The house where John Brown's widow and two daughters lived in the 1860s is at 135 Main St. in Red Bluff. It was built especially for them with money donated by citizens throughout California. It still exists and is now a private residence.
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Firefighters contained a fast-moving, two-alarm grass and brush fire in west Redding this evening that had threatened homes, a shopping center, Benton Airpark and the county’s emergency communications dispatch center.
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RED BLUFF – A second confirmed sighting of a mountain lion within this city’s limits in a week was reported Wednesday night by a Tehama County sheriff’s deputy, police said today.
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With Shasta County health inspector Fern Hastings? From the Portland paper: It's hardly unusual to hear small-business owners gripe about licensing requirements or complain that heavy-handed regulations are driving them into the red. So when Multnomah County shut down an...
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With Shasta County health inspector Fern Hastings? From the Portland paper: It's hardly unusual to hear small-business owners gripe about licensing requirements or complain that heavy-handed regulations are driving them into the red. So when Multnomah County shut down an...
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Redding School District administrators knew of alleged embezzlement at Sycamore Elementary School last year, but did nothing about it, according to the president of the district’s teachers union.
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A 55-year-old Redding man arrested last month after threatening a grocery store employee with an ax pleaded no contest today in Shasta County Superior Court to two criminal counts in connection with the incident.
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Chamber prez Frank Strazzarino told me this afternoon that the chamber will help underwrite a study comparing salaries and benefits paid by the City of Redding with a group of ten "comparable" north state cities, including Chico, Davis and Roseville....
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Interesting project from the Environmental Defense Fund that attempts to map California's emerging "green economy," broken down by county or legislative district. Check out the map here. Shasta County's green economy includes, according to EDF, an odd mix of construction...
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What: The Brittany Reilly Duo at Vintage Wine Bar and Restaurant When: Saturday (Aug 7), 8 p.m. Where: Vintage Wine Bar and Restaurant On tour from Asheville, NC: Brittany Reilly was born on May 22nd, 1984 and raised in a small town outside of Cleveland, OH called Bay Village. Her first musi
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What: The Brittany Reilly Duo at Vintage Wine Bar and Restaurant When: Saturday (Aug 7), 8 p.m. Where: Vintage Wine Bar and Restaurant On tour from Asheville, NC: Brittany Reilly was born on May 22nd, 1984 and raised in a small town outside of Cleveland, OH called Bay Village. Her first musi
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Can't wait!! I was out this morning and got a glimpse of all the hard work these people are pouring out to bring this event to our local Park here in Anderson, Ca!  WooHoo!  I have only been to the Anderson River park a few times, but I have to say, it is a really NICE park! Wow, they have so much area, nicely mai
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According to this release from Farmers Insurance Group. If you're lucky you might be able to get a ride Aug. 12-14. Wonder if they know what happened to the airship America on July 3, 1909. It was Redding's equivalent of...
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Blood centers need donations.
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What can you do to prevent osteoarthritis? If you already have the condition or are showing early signs of it, here are some steps to take to keep the disease from progressing. Good diet, healthy weight and strengthening exercises can give you an advantage in preventing osteoarthritis.
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Ben Franklin told us that nothing is certain except death and taxes. Most of us spend a lot of time tax planning and trying to keep from death's door. Both are inevitable and very uncomfortable to confront. It is not surprising then, that we do not want to focus energy planning for funerals.
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The California Highway Patrol has identified the motorcyclist who suffered major injuries Wednesday after colliding with a pickup on Highway 299 near Buckhorn Summit.
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Excerpt from Reuters: Main Street may be about to get its own gigantic bailout. Rumors are running wild from Washington to Wall Street that the Obama administration is about to order government-controlled lenders Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to forgive...
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So says Assemblyman Jim Nielsen: It's painfully clear that Democrats are not serious about enacting a responsible, no-tax budget. Based on their public statements and their actions in the Conference Committee, the liberal majority has seemingly adopted a strategy of...
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Truth be told, I think Hollywood's FX designers might come up with something a bit more photogenic, but sometimes you've got to settle for real science. From Science Daily: A unique blob-like creature that lived in the ocean approximately 425...
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Forget the gang violence. If you're out on the trails around west Redding, keep an eye open for the mountain lions. Mountain biker Steve Tam e-mails about a surge in sightings: The first sighting was in the Sunset West neighborhood...
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Reid's Ferry went back and forth across the Sacramento where the Diestelhorst Bridge is located today. It was purchased in 1860 by Edward Reid who operated it until 1915 when the bridge was built and put it out of business....
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It's no big deal but methinks fellow blogger Bruce Ross (and Councilwoman Mary Stegall) overestimate the "bounce" an incumbent city councilor could get from delivering the "State of the City" address in September during an election year. After all, who...
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1. MarketFest 2010 5 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 26, Library Park, downtown Redding. Today: Blues Rollers. Future shows include: Hard Luck 3, Aug. 12; Karen Lovely, Aug. 19; Los Pinguos, Aug. 26. Go to www.vivadowntownredding.org.
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Angela Edmonds started her artistic career in animation and worked as a layout artist for Walt Disney Feature Animation. A love of cutting and showing horses brought Angela and her husband to Red Bluff. They fell in love with the area, purchased 140 acres and built a home for them and their happy horses.
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Angelo’s Pizza Parlor in downtown Redding is a family- and community-friendly restaurant that dates to the mid-Seventies.
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The last time we checked in with our neighborhood grill, Applebee’s had just launched its new late-night happy hour to appeal to the adult, fun-having crowd. So far, the business says, the extended hours have been well received by the masses.
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Why you crying? Saturday night’s live show featuring George Lopez isn’t quite sold out yet.
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From the Chico paper: The president of the liquidation company handling Ashley Furniture says customers who have paid for furniture will be getting it. Delivery dates could be in place by the end of the week. Stephen Forsey, president of...
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It’s been all about work this week as I barely kept up with orders in my Etsy shop. A quick check of  DarcyArts stats on Google Analytics and it was clear what had caused this great influx of buyers. DarcyArts was featured in Paste magazine’s online version! I can’t tell you how proud I am [...]
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Built in 1952. The First Baptist Church of Redding had already worshiped in couple of other big church buildings prior to building this one over their 120 year history in Redding. Here’s how it looked in the 50′s, an image courtesy of the Shasta Historical Soc
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Just a few years ago, this landmark building was listed for $2.2M. Originally built as a church 1950, and then completely renovated as a medical/professional building in 1987, it boasts 5028 sq ft. As something of a cross between Mediterranean and Mission styles, it is a striking and memorable architectura
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Clear skies and sunny days should stretch into the weekend and through the early part of next week in Redding.
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Here is Mount Lassen, Less than an hour drive from Redding, California.  The summit is at an elevation of 10, 500 feet.
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Time for a OneWord story. Sixty seconds, one word. That's cross:His pace is brisk, a New York walk, purposeful in its efficiency. Arms snug at his sides – better to reduce drag, eliminate pedestrian collisions – he looks ahead five feet, scanning the pavement for pitfalls, a
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When it’s hotter than Hades day after day, I find myself needing motivation to leave an air conditioned house and head outside for the daily run or bike ride. I get the necessary motivation in the form of a race entry. Whether I want to go fast, go far or simply not suffer too badly on race day, I use the futu
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When you need to clear a stench, the first thing to do is open a window and let in some air and light.
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My favorite part of the ethics report on Charlie Rangel involves his efforts to “close” a $10 million gift “to create AIG Hall” as part of the Rangel Center at the City College of New York. Yes, that AIG.
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A federal judge overturned California’s same-sex marriage ban Wednesday in a landmark case that could eventually land before the U.S. Supreme Court to decide if gays have a constitutional right to marry in America.
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RED BLUFF — A spiffy new website that launched this week is the latest tool being used to ratchet up business and tourism.
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A flag making its way across the 48 contiguous United States made a stop in Redding on Wednesday.
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The Redding Swim Team wraps up the summer season with the North Valley Aquatic League Championships beginning Friday at the Redding Aquatic Center.
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In 1910: A petition was being circulated through Fall River asking for a steel bridge across Fall River to take the place of the old wooden structure. The old bridge was patched up to the best of the ability of Roadmaster John Long, but at that, it was a menace to all who crossed on it. Groaning in every timber, its rotten
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Simpson Paper reunion Aug. 28 The Simpson Paper Employee Reunion is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 28 at Anderson River Park. The ninth annual reunion will be held in the park’s horseshoe pavilion and is open to all former hourly and salaried mill employees. Beer, soda and water will be provided. Lunch will be serve
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The original Iron Chef - the Japanese version - was much, much better than the current show, mainly because you got to listen to the translated comments of the tasters, especially the ladies. "Tee hee hee! It's like explosion in my mouth! Tee hee hee!"Well, maybe you had to hear it to think it's funny. It doesn'
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North state in brief: Aug. 5, 2010
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When he heard longtime used car dealership King Richard’s was closing in downtown Redding, Dan Cox at neighboring Auto West Imports was saddened by the news.
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The homeless man arrested Monday on suspicion of murdering another homeless man is expected to be released today from Shasta County jail.
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The homeless man arrested Monday on suspicion of murdering another homeless man has been released from Shasta County jail.
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In Rome the past and the present exist side-by-side, so it isn’t difficult to see why it’s called the Eternal City.  Watching people talking on cell phones while strolling past the ancient Coli
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DUNSMUIR — It’s official: For the first time in months, the City Council is a fivesome.
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RED BLUFF — One day after ending almost 40 years in business, Helser Chevrolet filed for bankruptcy.
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Redding police served a search warrant Wednesday at the home of Rein Stolz, president of the Redding School District board of trustees, and arrested his wife.
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From the Mt. Shasta Herald Dunsmuir, Calif. -- As two Dunsmuir Fire Safe board members shared plans for trail construction at a sparsely-attended town hall meeting last Wednesday, a mapped idea emerged which would extend the Hedge Creek Falls path...
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Should Redding's "State of the City" address be in January or September? Does it matter? Actually, it does, and Scott Mobley's story lays out the stakes. Missy McArthur is wanting to shift it to September, on the argument that mayor...
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Wanell Stolz, the wife of Redding School Board board of trustees president
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Thank you, Judge Vaughn R. Walker, for doing the right thing.
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The Battle of Gettysburg, considered the turning point in the Civil War, is the focus of a special program airing at 8 p.m. tonight (Aug. 5) on north state public television station KIXE.
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Crews have contained a fire reported along Highway 299 at Cassel Road.
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I'm sure we'll hear a great many opinions about the Prop. 8 ruling -- opinions that are as predictable as can be -- but it's nice to be able to read a judge's words for yourself in a convenient format....
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Fannie Mae has created KnowYourOptions.comTM to help h
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A homeless man who died Monday after being stabbed during a dispute with another homeless man was identified today by the Shasta County Coroner’s Office as 43-year-old Clarence Edger Thompson Jr., 43.
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On Facebook a few weeks back I received about four friend requests from a someone who appears to be a singer-songwriter from Oxford, England.
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Firefighters contained this afternoon a 4.2-acre vegetation fire near Millville Plains Road and Bascom Road.
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Redding police served a search warrant today at the home of Rein Stolz, president of the Redding School District board of trustees. Stolz’ wife, Wanell Stolz, 51, who is also an employee of the Redding School District was arrested and booked into Shasta County Jail on suspicion of embezzlement and grand theft.
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August Retired Teachers meeting, menu and program, "Amazing Birds!"
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Authorities have re-opened Highway 299 east of the Buckhorn Summit after clearing a major-injury motorcycle wreck.
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An 18-year-old Redding man was sentenced today to 180 days in jail in connection with the May assault of two men outside what has been described by police as a raucous party house on Creekside Way in south Redding.
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge overturned California's same-sex marriage ban Wednesday in a landmark case that could eventually land before the U.S. Supreme Court to decide if gays have a constitutional right to marry in America.
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That's what a group of Mendocino County residents says the county should do to fight marijuana growing in the woods. From the Press-Democrat: Fed up with armed marijuana growers taking over public lands, a group of Mendocino County residents on...
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A 30-year-old Hat Creek man was in Shasta County jail this morning following a suspected DUI-related traffic accident Tuesday that injured two young children.
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A handful of environmental groups is asking it to, under the Toxic Substances Control Act, says NewWest.net. "Over the past several decades we've wisely taken steps to get lead out of our gasoline, paint, water pipes and other sources that...
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Tony D'Souza, the prize-winning novelist who did a stint a few years back writing for the Dunsmuir News, was also gathering material for a new novel, titled "The Mule" and about a family that turns to drug running. The Herald...
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This is paraphrasing the conversation I was earjacking while waiting my turn in line at a local warehouse store recently.  I admit the roar in my ears was a little to cause some loss of the exact wordage, but that is the gist of it none the less!! Also why I have no friends... Well, o
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The L.A. Times reports on an astonishing analysis of that city's financial future. The bottom line: Once civilian employees are factored in, nearly a third of the city's general fund could be consumed by retirement costs by 2015, [City Administrative...
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A flag making its way across the 48 contiguous United States made a stop in Redding today. With an escort of some 40 motorcycles, the flag arrived from Chico, escorted by members of the Chico chapter of the Harley Owners Group.
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Photo compliments of Carol Mieske, President of the Tehama County Genealogical & Historical Society John Brown was an abolitionist who tried in vain to end slavery. After an unsuccessful raid of an arsenal rifle factory at Harper's Ferry, VA in...
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Firefighters are being sent th