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May 16th, 2011

When Rafael Delsid was a young boy, his mother would sing him and his sister lullabies as she softly strummed a guitar, and sometimes he followed along.
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See you was at what recent event.
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There are days -- this is one of them -- when I almost wish I'd been born a bird. My mother, rest her soul, would probably say I surely had the brains for it.
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I already had one piece from Mark Baird of Fort Jones on the Opinion page in May, so I'll have to pass on his rebuttal of John Spencer's weekend piece on the potential Klamath Dam removal. Without getting into all...
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The world is ending anyway, according to no less than a dozen emails I've received the past week touting the May 21 arrival of Judgment Day and touting this "Family Radio" website. Are these letters spam? Or are that many...
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During my misspent youth, I passed a stretch of time working in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Albuquerque, N.M. I was paid to make copies, but I had enough free time to read a lot of case files and learn...
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A fire reserve could provide vital backu
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Dropout reports are a whitewash
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Dan Cusiter, Redding
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Jack Jackson, Redding
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Janete Geren, Shasta Lake
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Cheri Tollefson LaBelle, Redding
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This poem was taped to the Peace Officer Memorial in Washington, D.C.Paper DaddyMy daddy is a pictureHanging on the wall,There's another one like itIn the police department's hall.I kiss his paper faceEvery night before I go to sleep.Sometimes I pretend I can feel
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Charles David Berlinghoff is giving his public defender the silent treatment.
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Two Redding residents who officials said were holed up in a Weaverville home for more than five hours were arrested tonight after a standoff with law enforcement.
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List of support groups in the North State.
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This looks good on paper. There’s also a big barn on this 6.47 acres, along with afor
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Fire burned through a garage at a home near Red Bluff this morning.
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Q. What are your views on birth control? Several biblical principles come into play to answer this question from the Christian perspective. One purpose of marriage — not the only one — is procreation, and “children are a heritage from the Lord.” In considering how many children a couple should have, we are also to b
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I haven’t done a Fiction in 58 in forever. Feels kind of rusty. Happy Hour“How much ice in your drink?”“Huh?"“Ice. How. Much.”He focuses on the soft features of her face, the small crinkles around her mouth, which is down turned, disapproving.“Fuck do I care?”
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A Redding man who claims he was defending his girlfriend when he fatally punched another man at a local bar two years ago is being charged by the District Attorney’s Office, despite the fact that the previous D.A. dropped the case, saying a conviction was not likely. On April 25th, 2009, 31-year-old Adam Martinez h
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A Yreka woman is dead following an A-T-V crash over the weekend. According to the C-H-P, 42-year-old Holly Hassel was riding a Can-Am A-T-V westbound on a Fprest Service road near the Humbug O-H-V area around 2:30 Saturday afternoon when she allowed the vehicle to leave the roadway. The right side of the A-T-V struck a t
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A woman delivering pizzas in Redding was robbed Sunday night, according to Redding Police. Just after 10 O’clock Sunday night, 20-year-old Amy Boettcher was making deliveries for Round Table Pizza when she was confronted by two men in the area of Northpoint Drive and Baywood Drive. One of the men pulled out a Taser
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Tehama County Authorities are searching for a woman who robbed a man at gunpoint. According to the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office, Javier Moreno was playing slot machines at Rolling Hills Casino around one O’clock Monday morning when he started talking to a woman playing slots next to him. Moreno eventually a
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A woman making a bank deposit for a Red Bluff business was the victim of a strong-arm robbery, according to Red Bluff Police. The crime was reported at around 11am on Saturday. An employee of the Valero gas station on Antelope Boulevard was about to drop a deposit bag into the after-hours deposit box at Wells Fargo Bank
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A fully restored World War II B-17 that was to arrive in Redding today has been delayed due to poor weather.
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Gov. Jerry Brown is betting that California continues its gradual climb from the depths of the recession but said Monday that even a multibillion-dollar bounce in tax revenue will not close the state's budget deficit and he wants to keep pushing a series of tax increases.
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After months of flirting with politics, Donald Trump said Monday he won't run for president, choosing to stick with hosting "The Celebrity Apprentice" over entering the race for the Republican nomination.
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DATE/TIME: 05-15-2011 @ 2148 hours. CRIME/INCIDENT: Officer-involved shooting LOCATION: 28000 block of Highway 299 E VICTIM(S): Confidential SUSPECTS(S): Confidential SYNOPSIS: On 05-15-2011 at 2148 hours (9:48 p.m.), Deputies from the Sheriff’s office responded to a call for Domestic Violence. Upon arrival, deputies were
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A Yreka woman died Saturday after she hit a tree with the all-terrain vehicle she was driving on a forest road.
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In 1876 a giant meteor fell in the Bald Hills at the head of Roaring River in Duncan Basin. It fell with a thud so loud it was heard all the way to Shasta, Bass, Stillwater, and Woodman's. Not only...
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Though his predecessor declined to prosecute the case, Shasta County District Attorney Steve Carlton announced this morning that he’s charging a man whose punch on a Redding dance floor in 2009 left another man dead.
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Rain is expected to fall on Redding today and Tuesday. While today the chance of rain is 40 percent, it increases to 90 percent tonight, according to the National Weather Service. There's then an 80 percent chance of Tuesday. Cloudy skies should keep the high temperature to 54 degrees today and 52 Tuesday
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Two men attacked and robbed a woman who works for a Red Bluff gas station late Sunday morning as she was trying to make a bank deposit.
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Run what you brung and drive it like you stole it! That was our fun theme for Rodeo Week in Redding. The street Legal Racing scene is heating up. Here’s a thrilling POV race video from “sandcobra” on his R1 that night. 11.4@138 mph! Wow. Really gives you chills! Of course, the
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A Redding woman delivering a pizza Sunday night was attacked by two men, who stole cash and a pizza from her after shocking her with a stun gun.
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Freddie has received his last stitches and will be shipped early this morning. After a short ride on my fake bike it’s off to the post. I can hear him singing: “I want to ride my bicycle, I want to ride . . .” Freddie is sporting a sliver satin-esque cat suit. He’s got lovely [...]
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The Shasta College Community Teaching Garden offers these four workshops, starting Saturday. Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants Saturday, May 21, 10 a.m. to noon Community Teaching Garden, Shasta College Main Campus This workshop will be a tour of the immediate wild environment around the Teaching Garden to familiarize partic
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To help parents comply with a new law, Shasta County Public Health is partnering with the Shasta County Office of Education and local high schools to offer eight clinics at Shasta County schools to give booster shots to protect against whooping cough. The first is Tuesday. AB 354 requires all children entering 7th through
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The 3rd annual Project Homeless Connect is Wednesday at the Redding Convention Center, and the effort could still use your help in advance. “Donations of canned and non-perishable food will be collected by the Shasta Food Group and, of course, monetary donations in any amount are still greatly needed,” said Jessica Del
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What: "Off the Hook" When: May 26, 7 p.m. Where: First United Methodist Church, 1825 East St. Cost: $7 adults, $5 students/seniors/groups of 10 or more. Scholarships available. Tickets available at First Methodist Church, Holiday ...
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Welcome to our second Literary Minds Online Book Club meeting. Last week we discussed "Divided Minds, Twin Sisters and Their Journey Through Schizophrenia." Some commenters read the book and weighed in their impressions. Others just participated in the conversation about mental health in general. Either way works for our b
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About 70 service providers ranging from physicians and social workers to barbers and bicycle mechanics are scheduled to mobilize Wednesday, May 18, at the Redding Convention Center for the third annual Project Homeless Connect event. The one-day gathering provides one-stop assistance to Shasta County residents who are homel
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Now, the power company's got to pay its own bills or it couldn't keep our lights on, but as Pacific Gas and Electric Co. rolls out its SmartMeters, it's hard not to feel for the long-suffering ratepayer.
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Our community is faced once again with the possible removal of a historic building in downtown Redding that lies in the path of "progress." More specifically, the Dobrowsky House, which was built around 1930, lies in the footprint of the proposed new $170 million Justice Center. While we are told by the Sacramento-b
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I was surprised to see you print a letter in the May 10 edition that in my opinion is "hate speech." I am referring to the letter that advocates the taking of millions of Americans' right to vote, based on them being, blind, disabled, elderly or poor.
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George Strango (letter, Tuesday) proposes taking away the voting rights of various people receiving government aid. Presumably this is intended as a way to decrease the burden on taxpayers.
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George Strango (letter, Tuesday) wants to take away voting rights from anyone who receives money from the government.
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Shasta County Sheriff's officials were called out to a reported gunshot victim at a home along Highway 299 about 25 miles east of Redding.
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Shasta County Sheriff’s deputies shot a man Sunday night after he reportedly fired an arrow at an approaching patrol car.
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Redding Christian was the runner-up Saturday in the NSCIF Division III varsity girls competition out of 11 teams.
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In 1911: William Griffin, a resident of Delta, was brought to Redding last evening by Sheriff Montgomery and locked in the insane ward as an insane suspect. Griffin was afflicted with the loss of his mind and had no idea who he was or where he was at.
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COTTONWOOD — A low-cost gelding clinic will be held Saturday, part of a nationwide effort to reduce the number of horses that need new homes because their owners can no longer afford to care for them.
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An electrical box caused a garage fire in the 22000 block of Venske Road in Cottonwood on Sunday, authorities said.
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Six kindergartners sat at a table around teacher Michelle Nicolls and slowly pronounced out loud the sounds of each letter in the name "Sam."
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While most of Redding Rodeo Week should be sunny, those heading to events early in the week may need umbrellas.
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This is a recipe that I swiped from Epicurious. I tweaked it a bit and here is the result.Sour Cherry Cobbler 4 cans sour cherries (do not drain)2 tablespoons tapioca2/3 cup sugar1 teaspoon almond extract2 tablespoons Amaretto2 cups flour2 teaspoons ba
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Is how the New York Times describes Matt Drudge and his durably influential web site here. Excerpts: The power of it comes from the community of people that read it: operatives, bookers, reporters, producers and politicians." "He can look into...
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Last night supermatt41 and Chris came over for dinner (this was after Supermatt cleaned the yellow paint out of his teeth). We had herbed roast chicken (Gary bought a kosher chicken and boy, is THAT the way to g
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An electrical box caused a garage fire on the 22000 block of Venske Road in Cottonwood this afternoon, authorities say.
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What to put on the barbie this summer? The Wall Street Journal says chefs are striving for something different -- everything from watermelon and strawberries to fava beans and (yes) a caesar salad. One chef even grills yogurt. Excerpt: This...
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We start this week off with the cold, low-pressure area still over Northern California. This low will have trouble moving eastward due to the stationary high-pressure area in the central United States. Monday through early Wednesday, we can expect partly cloudy to cloudy skies, with occasional showers and possible thunderst
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Emergency crews are responding this afternoon to a car that flipped over on southbound Interstate 5 just north of Knighton Road.
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Firefighters still haven't determined what started a fire at Anderson Union High School this afternoon.
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The following is an open letter to attorney Roy F. (Pete) Peters, who also hosts the "Freedom in Action" show Saturdays on 1400 KQMS.Dear Mr. Peters,I consider it very interesting when the last caller Saturday May 14,2011 on the "Freedom in Action" show, brought up the fact that Judge Jack 
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“Goldfish pond…grow room upstairs…” Not your typical amenities. Koi pond maybe, but goldfish? All kidding aside, we have had specific requests from buyers looking for properties suitable for non-traditional growing fa
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A man was seriously injured when his car rolled over and went off an embankment near the Shasta Factory Outlets this morning, the California Highway Patrol reported.
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Here’s an informative short video explaining recent changes at PBS Newshour. The Newshour is our primary source for national and international TV news. Poignant journalistic quality at moment 3:44: “No one should ever be allowed to attack another anonymously.” If only our other news sources
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It's marking and branding time at Rich Morgan's Holiday Ranches. I took the photo yesterday in the corrals at what was the historic Scharsch Ranch on Dersch Road near Ash Creek Road. Long before Scharsch became owner, William Smith owned...
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...the folks commenting on Scott Mobley's excellent package today on our fair city's losing battle with aging streets would've solved the problem (see some choice examples below). From the handy interactive data base Scott included (here) in his story I...
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It's going to be a rainy Sunday in Redding, and forecasters at the National Weather Service in Sacramento predict there could even be thunder after 11 a.m. These thunderstorms could also bring about some small hail. Today's high should be around 52 degrees, with a low of 45 degrees tonight. On Monday, expect a 50 percent
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Organizers of a playground project in West Redding’s Sunset Terrace neighborhood are not looking for a few good men. They are looking for a whole bunch of good men and women willing to spend a day constructing a playground at a city park that now has little to offer besides a strip of turf. Saturday, [...]
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A 67-year-old Redding man was killed Saturday in a car wreck on Old Oregon Trail.
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Naysaying can only take you so far. At some point you've got to offer an alternative. And the California Assembly's Republican caucus has finally done just that with the release Thursday of an alternative budget-cutting plan that they say would balance the state's still-underwater budget in the coming year without extending
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Long before I had a child of my own, I found meaning in Harry Chapin's classic song, "Cat's in the Cradle."
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Some people can generalize from specific circumstances to see the bigger picture. Others can apply broad concepts to their own particular situation. If ever there were a time when people need to use these thinking skills, it is now with the impending national debate over Medicare and Medicaid. The outcome has major implicat
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I have taken a keen interest in the current California redistricting process. I think it comes with the territory when you are a citizen and the voters of California have decided for the first time in our nation's history that a Citizens Redistricting Commission should control the process of determining the boundaries o
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The go-to guy was gone. Somehow, someway, the decision was made that Jim and I would do the job alone. As volunteers, we felt the magic and stood ready and willing to take care of the matter, and the sooner the better. Health-prone neighbors were growing restless with anticipation.
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There's nothing like a day of hiking to bond you as a family. This past April 17 began Whiskeytown Waterfall Week, and we happened to go on opening day. The weather was cool and drizzly, a perfect day for hiking.
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Dear Straight Talk: I have been separated/divorced for 15 months. About nine months ago, following a rebound relationship, I met someone I'm serious about. I'm as surprised as anyone at how fast it happened. Because this woman is a big part of my life, I would like to introduce her to my son and daughter who are in college.
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According to my husband, I tend to trust people -- within reason -- until they give me a reason not to trust them. This has worked well for me. I have good friends and I've seldom been disappointed. But my attitude reverses when I turn on my computer or answer the phone.
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The week before Mother's Day I received a card from a Montana conservation organization. I was confused until I read further down to the handwritten message at the bottom that said "In the Spirit of Love for all mothers everywhere, much love." It was signed with the name of one of my girlfriends who had made a donation in m
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I always make use of dryer sheets in my luggage. Placing dryer sheets in between your clothes in your suitcase will help keep your clean clothes smelling fresh once you get to your destination. Also, you never know when you will need to do a load of laundry along your trip, and having a few dryer sheets handy will make that
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Brandi Gregorio and Griffin Perea, both of Orangevale, are engaged to be married May 21, 2011, at the home of the groom's parents in Happy Valley. The bride-elect is the daughter of Robert Gregorio Jr. of Cottonwood and Lisa Martin of Lakehead. She graduated from Anderson High School 2001. She graduated from Shasta College
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Tessa Swan and Ian Frazer, both of Redding, are engaged to be married June 26, 2011, at TBS Ranch in Palo Cedro. The bride-elect is the daughter of Al and Debbie Swan of Redding. She is a 1999 graduate of Anderson High School. She is a 2003 graduate of CSU Chico with a bachelor of arts in political science. She works as a
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Elizabeth White and James Oyoque were married April 16, 2011, at Scout's Hall in Anderson. Caroline Dave officiated. The bride is the daughter of Mary Durfee of Cornville, Ariz., and Larry White of Bellingham, Wash. She is a medical assistant student at Institute of Technology in Redding. The groom is the son of J
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Prescribed burns have been utilized since the 1960s after it became clear that North America has a fire ecology.
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County supervisors continue to beat a dead horse over the U.S. Forest Service's decision to limit off-road vehicle use on public forest lands.
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Secretary of Defense William Gates called President Barack Obama's decision to take out Osama bin Laden, given all of the uncertainty, "one of the most courageous decisions" he has ever seen from a president.
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Those who think it's their business to dictate to pregnant women are scheming to have the IRS make sure no woman who gets an abortion can deduct the expense on her tax return unless she can prove she was raped.
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Anyone who has lived in Shasta County more than a few years knows that nothing from the McConnell Foundation is free -- like the "free" glass bridge we got that costs how much per year to maintain?
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Superintendent George DeFillipo ("Speak Your Piece," Wednesday) made several excellent arguments for keeping our small school districts here in Shasta County the way they are. We would like to offer a few more.
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It's sad that anyone would find humor in someone else's pain and misfortune. This was surely a disheartening experience for Dee. I am happy to know that she was not injured. It's a good thing that for every person who lacks compassion there are dozens who have plenty to share.
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Are you in the club? Anyone can join the conversation about mental health as Doni leads the Literary Minds Online Book Club, running all month. Click here for book club posts.  Want to subscribe to A News Cafe? It's free! Click here. 
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Somebody tell Nerds on Call we're in the 21st century. Here's a Redding computer repair company, started by the husband-and-wife team of Ryan and Andrea Eldridge eight years ago, that's growing in this difficult economy. The secret? Newspaper subscriptions.
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As the days get longer and warmer, they herald the coming of summer vacation. Who doesn't remember the joy of lazy days spent roaming the neighborhood with your buddies, swimming in the pool or lake, or inventing games to play in the backyard?
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Services offered: Fertilizing, weed abatement, pre-emergence, lawn restoration, aeration, power seeding, landscape installation and maintenance.
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Many folks have begun toting a reusable water bottle to help cut down on the number of plastic bottles hitting U.S. landfills each year. Even though it's heavy when it's full, it's better than buying all those plastic water bottles, right?
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One of the most important elements of financial planning is the issue of risk management. Individuals and planners spend a great deal of time looking at tax issues, investment and savings strategies, college funding, retirement planning and strategies to pass an estate on to the next generation. All of these are important c
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The Anderson Cubs softball team can claim its first section title in more than two decades without leaving home.
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A man was killed on Old Oregon Trail when his car slid broadside into an oak tree at a high rate of speed. It happened at around 7:20 Saturday night on a curve just north of Columbia School. An eyewitness heard screeching tires and looked up to see a southbound Toyota coupe losing control, according to CHP Sergeant Mark
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A man walked away uninjured after reportedly being shot at by his girlfriend’s ex-husband. Redding Police were called to an apartment complex at 1685 Sequoia Street around 9:45 Friday night. 31-year-old Forest Jones says 34-year-old Zachary Kauffman walked into the apartment angry over a child custody dispute. Kauf
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A weekend street brawl ended with a man knocked out with a stick in the middle of Churn Creek Road. A little after 12:30am Saturday, Redding Police were told that numerous people were fighting with bats and sticks in the area of Liberty Christian High School. Officers arrived to find 47-year-old Robert Hunter unconscious
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Given the chance to take center stage by hosting the Northern California track and field championships, several Knights didn't disappoint in their biggest meet of the season to date.
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On a small back page news clipping I read "PUC endorses removal of dams." On May 5, the California Public Utilities Commission endorsed removing four hydroelectric dams on the Klamath River to help salmon.
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CAMP X RETURNS
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At first look, it looks like Mizuno's new high-end Wave Prophecy running shoe is missing something — all of its cushioning.
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Dear Babe: I have a Buzz Arlett right-handed baseball glove made of horsehide and made by Diamond Manufacturing Co. under the name of Diamond Brand with a model number of FC450.
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The Simpson University softball team came close, but the Red Hawks fell to North Greenville 2-1 in the championship game of the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) national championship tournament in Botetourt County, Va., on Saturday.
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A man suspected of shooting at another man Friday night at a Redding apartment complex turned himself in to Redding police Saturday afternoon.
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This past week I received a telephone call from Dorothy Romeo, Redding Area CHP office supervisor. Dorothy stated that a woman had called the office and was attempting to contact me. I immediately started to panic as being a bachelor has its drawbacks. Dorothy put my mind at ease when she stated that this was the sister of
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Mike Moynahan and his Cliff Drive neighbors prove City Hall will listen to squeaky wheels — or, in this case, rattling wheels.
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A judge has ruled in favor of disenfranchised members of a south Redding church who sued, alleging they were forced out by an aggressive new pastor so he could sell the church against their wishes.
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A blank, cream-covered wall in the Shasta Community Health Center's pediatrics department was fully transformed Saturday into a vibrant mural depicting healthy north state recreation activities, thanks to 18 students from Redding School of the Arts.
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Under Proposition 8, the assessor-recorder's office has to ensure property owners are taxed the lesser of two amounts — their property's current market value or its base-year value plus the California Consumer Price Index inflation rate.
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In 1911: Nearly 300 people motored to Iron Mountain as guests of the Iron Mountain Mining Company for a picnic. The motorcar left Redding with people packed to the rails. And after arriving at the Keswick station, they were transferred to three gaily decorated cars of the mining company. The trip up the mountain was a novel
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An overturned big rig blocked traffic for seven hours early Saturday on Highway 299 about 18 miles east of Redding near Ingot.
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Though the three-day Redding Rodeo starts Thursday, more than 200 special needs children will fill the Rodeo Grounds on Monday for the annual Special Kids Day.
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Though many Shasta County property owners may be relieved to see their taxes drop this year thanks to the depressed housing market, already strained local government agencies could be in line for further hits.
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Gilbert Sheriff and his Honeycomb Way neighbors live on the worst street in Redding.
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Redding has laid off police officers, temporarily closed a fire station, gutted its planning department and slashed parks maintenance since the Great Recession started in 2007.
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A lawsuit filed by Redding Electric Utility ratepayers pending in Shasta County Superior Court could blast a $6 million hole in the city's budget, should the plaintiffs prevail.
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Fire destroyed a detached three-car garage and its contents, along with another structure, at a Tierra Oaks home Friday. The fire at 13281 Tierra Oaks Drive started shortly before eleven o’clock. The buildings were stacked with ve
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Meri Passidakis and her husband wanted a baby. Shortly after beginning a mountain bike ride with her husband a little more than a decade ago, she had to stop. She felt woozy, nauseated and lightheaded — she felt pregnant.
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Q: My question is about possession of waterfowl when processed. A friend shot more than 250 ducks in the just-completed waterfowl season, so I asked him whether he was breaking the law by having more than 14 ducks in possession. He said no because he had them regularly processed into duck sausage, and once processed they
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What's that Gray patch? See below.Alpina ski reviewI bought the Alpina Lite Terrain Skis in 2010 for an intended trip on the Sierra Haute Route. This is an ambitious route through t
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An overturned big rig on Highway 299 about 18 miles east of Redding near Ingot blocked traffic for seven hours early this morning.
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My mother could sew exceptionally well. (Actually, she did almost everything exceptionally well, but that's another story for another analyst's couch.) I sew... kind of half-assed, mainly because I don't have much patience. I remember when I was in high school making a dress that I sewed the zipper in backwards three tim
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A few weeks back I linked to a YouTube video of some local downhill skateboarders. Here are some extreme trick bike riders. But here's a warning - this can be hazardous to your health (limbs, brain, spine, etc.) Excerpt...
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What: Mercy Hospice & Lynn E. Fritz - Grief: The Journey of Healing When: Tuesday, May 17, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Where: Mercy Oaks Patio, out back by fountain Mercy Hospice & Lynn E. Fritz, licensed marriage and family therapist guide participants through an event "honoring ...
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When gold was discovered on Clear Creek In 1848, dense forests stretched for miles in every direction with great trees six and eight feet through and 100 ft. to the first limb. According to goldminer Abraham Cunningham who arrived here...
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An interesting article from the New York Times. They quote NAR as saying 40% of all sales are foreclosures, but I think the number is much higher here. I’ll check on that and write about it here. Meanwhile, the NYT article is a good jumping off point to gaining understanding the
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Come out today, Saturday May 14th, for the 3rd Annual Jefferson State Diesel Nationals! Diesel truck dynamometer, Diesel truck Drags & Diesel Sled Pulls, and more! Gates open at 9:00 am. Adults $10. Kids 6-12 $5. Military $5. Kids 5 and under free! Saturday May 14th!!
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Redding police arrested two men and are looking for a third in connection with a fight this morning on Churn Creek Road.
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A man suspected of shooting at another man Friday night at a Redding apartment complex turned himself in to Redding police this afternoon.
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A clerk at a Redding business was cited Friday night on suspicion of selling alcohol to a minor in a police sting.
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The Redding area will cool off today and a chance of showers is expected.
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This is a nice street in east Redding. The yards are generally large for urban homes; in fact this one is 95′ x 82′. It’s very nearby to many of the eastside amenities, and an easy walk to highly regarded Mistletoe School.
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For almost all of her almost eight decades, Jeanne Zimmerman has been gardening and for a good part of that time she has been growing - and loving - the elegance and hard-to-beat beauty of clematis flowers and vines. "The radiant colors, the long bloom time and the ease of growing them - here and [...]
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The problem with political committees is they reflect the people who appoint them. And when a chronically split Redding City Council named a committee to explore the pros and cons of a city charter, what did it get? A committee every bit as divided as the council.
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Cariann Gheen of Redding has bitten off one of the biggest issues out there: Educating north state consumers about the alleged health and environmental risks of genetically modified organisms in foods.
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Almost every American is relieved that justice has come to Osama bin Laden. However, the praise for President Barack Obama has reached nearly ludicrous extremes from worshippers like Thomas McGowan (letter, May 5). His lyric rhapsody included masterful, courageous, decisive, competent, personal expertise.
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I enjoy reading letters in the paper from your readers, and often want to write to you also, but don't because I know few people care what people over 70 years old think. However, after reading the criticism of the photo on page 8A of the May 2 paper, I'm compelled to write.
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I certainly agree with Robert Banker (letter, Wednesday) about the priorities of the Redding Police Department.
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To the family of Cpl. Preston Dennis, we would like to extend our sincerest condolences.
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In the wake of PIN pad tampering that may have compromised customer credit and debit card information, Michaels will replace every machine in its U.S. stores.
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RED BLUFF —There's a reason why they play the game.
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SHASTA LAKE — Lucky and good. The Central Valley High School baseball team was both Friday in an 11-4 Northern Section Division II playoff win over West Valley at Wynne Price Field.
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PALO CEDRO — Things weren't fully dark until after the game was over, but by then the Bobcats and whatever Friday the 13th hex was present already had put a startling end to the Cougars' baseball season.
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There's no question the north state has its fair share of athletes outside school athletics.
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Eight years ago, Minnesota Twins great and Hall of Fame baseball player Harmon Killebrew came to Redding to be the guest speaker at the Shasta College Celebrity Dinner/Auction.
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The Liberty Christian baseball team overcame a four-run deficit with two outs in the seventh inning to beat sixth-seeded Dunsmuir 7-6 in the opening round of the Northern Section Division V playoffs on Friday.
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I think this commenter must be referring to me. Two weeks in a row little cop hater Ross decides to publish anti-police letters along with the continuous bashing of law enforcement in general that he does in his blog. Poor...
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Bucking a trend seen at some of other north state charity events, Turtle Bay Exploration Park's 2011 auction raised more than $140,000 — a record.
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One of the north state's most popular short trails is open again after being closed last spring and summer.
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California's Department of Parks and Recreation is proposing to close up to 70 of its 278 parks due to budget cuts, including five in the north state.
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The 63rd annual Redding Rodeo Week kicks off today with a barbecue and dance at the Redding Rodeo Grounds and a week full of activities will follow.
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Redding may consider reopening Fire Station 2 on the west side using volunteers.
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Oregon man caught after he wrecks truck
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An Anderson resident was identified Friday as the woman who was hit and killed by a train Thursday afternoon in Cottonwood.
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A Hayfork man has sued a now-closed wood products plant alleging he was fired by his superiors because he had a cancerous brain tumor.
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Hiding underwater and under rocks, the bugs of Middle Creek are indicators of how well the waterway is doing.
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In 1911: Clair Exley of Red Bluff walked in his sleep across rocks and stumps from Weaverville to Red Bluff causing him to swath his face in bandages that only left room for his eyes to peep through. He looked like a newly wrapped mummy, and it was all because he possessed the unfortunate habit of somnambulism.
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Q: What is the deal with these dash cameras? Are they legal? Can they be placed anywhere on the dash? Can you have one front and rear? If there is an accident, can their info be used in court against someone?
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Want an up-close and personal history lesson?
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Prime 11 Cinemas in Anderson has dropped ticket prices for its matinees.
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I'm a huge fan of many of our state parks. When I heard Castle Crags --- Castle Crags! --- was on the newly released list of likely park closures, my first reaction, my second and third as well, was to...
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Statement from CA GOP that appeared in my e-mail box this afternoon: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Mark Standriff May 13, 2011 916-448-9496 http://on.cagop.org/jVqoSw Jerry Brown's Washington Monument Strategy SACRAMENTO-- California Republican Party Communications Director Mark Standriff today issued the following...
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Shasta County deputies today arrested a 34-year-old Happy Valley man on suspicion of trying to arrange a meeting over the Internet with an underage girl for sex.
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A 68-year-old Shasta County man was sentenced today in Shasta County Superior Court to 15 years to life in prison for sexually molesting a 7-year-old child, prosecutors announced this afternoon.
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'Party of No' draws a map toward 'Yes'
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Nadina Darrah, Redding
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CJ and MJ Widman, Redding
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Pat Lind, Shasta Lake
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Firefighters this afternoon quickly extinguished a small grass fire on the west side of southbound Interstate 5 just south of Lake Boulevard.
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"Hooklineandsinker" is our winner who guessed it correctly as the Hunt family house on Oak Run Road. Congratulations! Our winner has won a $10 gift certificate plus a winner's wall certificate from River City Java, our sponsor. Thank you River...
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Or so we are led to believe by the photo. Is it real or is it digital? Does it even matter? Either it was a once in a lifetime bonus moment for the real estate photographer, or it’s a masterful bit of software work. In this digi
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California State Parks plans to close up to 70 of its 278 parks due to budget cuts, including five in the north state.
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Can’t decide whether to grow heirloom or hybrid tomatoes? Try both. Heirloom tomatoes have rich flavor and come in unique colors and shapes. Their seeds can be saved and planted next season. Hybrids are crosses of two varieties. They are developed to be resistant to diseases, mature early and have high yields. Seeds of hy
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Redding.com's Home and Garden page has been updated. It has a new look, more information and is easier to use.
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A few simple items from and for the garden can be used to make a spring-theme hostess gift.
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Gardening classes and pond tour are upcoming events in the north state.
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An explosion may have sparked a fire that is consuming a detached garage at a home in far north Redding.
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Snails and slugs are destructive garden pests. Control works best when more than one strategy is used. Options are barriers, baits, handpicking and changing the way you water.
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A man driving an allegedly stolen truck tried various ways to elude pursuing CHP officers on Interstate Five Friday morning, including throwing his own prosthetic leg at them. A one-ton Dodge truck with a utility bed was reported stolen from the Klamath Falls area at around 4:30am. Weed Police saw the truck go through to
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I try to garden organically. Can you give me ideas for controlling weeds without toxic sprays?
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An Anderson woman was hit and killed by a train Thursday in Shasta County. The Sheriff’s Office was called to the tracks under the Interstate Five overpass near Cottonwood Creek just before 4:00 Thursday afternoon. 31 Year old Kristy Chambers was pronounced dead at the scene by fire department personnel. The incide
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Redding Police are looking for two men suspected of robbing a man at knife point. 23-year-old Jeffrey Chavez was walking on Tehama Street around 8:30 Thursday night when he was approached by two men. The suspects then reportedly grabbed Chavez. One of the men allegedly held a knife against the victim as the other suspect
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Longtime readers will recall this one as a prior FDotD. Looks like it’s been for sale since 2008, although it had not yet been foreclosed at that point. $699K sounded (sort-of) reasonable back then for a new 5,400 sqft 5/3 home on
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What pioneer family lived in this house? And what road does it sit alongside? Welcome to the weekly History Mystery Photo Contest. If you're the first person to give the correct answer, you'll win a $10 gift certificate from River...
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Marc's note on the charter advisory committee's split vote being unspurprising given that the members were appointed by a split City Council misses one detail that reinforces the point. Check out the roll call at the end of today's story....
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Here is another great opportunity to help support the Redding PD K9 program. These dogs are assigned to the patrol division and are an incredible asset to the officers on the street, especially with
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The World Series winning SF Giants pitcher is shown in splendid action here, through the technical marvel of a 1000 fps video. Ordinary video is about 30 frames per second, so this visual gives you a lot more detail and a chance to view a very fast action move with unprecedented clarity. The opportunity to see this
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While you are out and about for Rodeo Weekend, don't forget to stop by Lake Redding park to check out some classic cars, a peddler and craft fair and a BBQ cook off. Proceeds from this event will b
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No surprise that the Redding city charter exploration committee is split down the middle, given who appointed its ten members (a pretty much equally divided city council). My bet: The charter train will be derailed by Mayor Missy "In the...
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A minimal in-ground swimming pool costs about $35K to install. So, taken altogether we beli
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The far northern Sacramento Valley will see one last warm day today before unseasonably cool and showery weather sets in this weekend. Afternoon temperatures today will peak out around 80 degrees across the valley floor, according to the National Weather Service. The average high temperature in Redding on this da
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An Oregon man suspected of stealing a truck threw a fake leg at California Highway Patrol officers early this morning as he led them on a chase along Interstate 5 through the Sacramento River Canyon before wrecking the rig in north Redding.
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What: Fiddle Player Matt Hartz in Concert at Bohemian Art Loft When: Wednesday, May 18, 7:30 p.m. Where: Bohemian Art Loft 3304B Bechelli Lane Redding. 229-7818 Cost: $13 per person, $35 per family Texas-style fiddler Matt Hartz will dazzle you in this show presented in conjunction with the Old Time Fiddle Association. More
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Wouldn’t it be hunky-dory if your garden had great deep soil and just the right amount of sun and shade all year around? If your garden is perfect, stop. If it isn’t, read on. I will start a series that will provide a few tips to help you deal with abominable soil, way too much [...]
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Police are looking for two men who robbed another man Thursday night in downtown Redding.
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A year and a half ago, a troubled young man from the San Francisco Bay area took a bus to Redding, bought a BB gun at a sporting-goods shop and robbed a Cypress Avenue bank. Fleeing from Redding police officers while brandishing the replica handgun, he was shot 14 times and killed in a barrage of gunfire that also damaged s
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"I'm going to do my part to lead a constructive and civil debate on these issues." — Barack Obama, speech on immigration, El Paso, Texas, May 10
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To the family of Preston Dennis and especially his sweet wife, Heather:
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You don't know me and I never had the privilege of meeting you or your family. I'm just a civilian and a stranger with two young children and a product of my late father, an Army sharpshooter.
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9/11, The worst attack on our country since Pearl Harbor. The financial crisis and the resulting Great Recession; nothing like it since the Great Depression. Enough said.
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The Republicans in the House of Representatives are demanding big concessions or they won't raise the debt ceiling.
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Foothill High School football player and two-time Record Searchlight defensive MVP Mitchell McCarthy received the one and only walk-on spot to play football for Div. I Boise State University in the fall.
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Any baseball team that has played Central Valley High School in a series this season knows how difficult it is to pull out two victories against the Falcons.
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ANDERSON — The Cubs got their first league title since 2005.
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Enterprise High School senior Domenic D'Acquisto has gained another accolade to an already-polished resume.
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Redding's 10-member Charter Exploratory Committee is split on whether the City Council should spend more time looking into a city charter.
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A woman was hit and killed by a train Thursday afternoon in Cottonwood.
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Army Cpl. Preston Dennis was laid to rest Thursday at the Northern California Veterans Cemetery in Igo during a funeral service with full military honors.
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Just a week after losing their first potential client, Redding officials Tuesday may approve another land-for-jobs deal at Stillwater Business Park.
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The Redding School District spent $76,378 this year on an investigation into thefts and other personnel issues at Sycamore Elementary School in Redding.
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Emmett Gordon Baugh, who once owned the largest fleet of logging trucks in California and was co-founder of St. Luke's Anglican Church in Redding, died Monday at Northern California Rehabilitation Hospital in Redding. He was 88.
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Buckeye School of the Arts' new multipurpose building still had that new gym smell.
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As Melissa Morris and Myah Rocha stood outside Grant Elementary School at the edge of Placer Avenue, they clutched paper American flags they'd made this week in their left hands and kept their right hands over their hearts.
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State water officials are fining the city of Redding $72,000 for a January spill of chlorine-rich water into the Sacramento River from its Stillwater Wastewater Treatment Plant.
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Another furniture store is coming to Redding.
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In 1911: State Engineer Nat Ellery called for bids to complete the Shasta, Trinity and Humboldt state highway from the lower gap of the Mad River to the North Fork of the Trinity River to connect with the state highway between Humboldt County and the road from Weaverville to Red Bluff.
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NEWS RELEASE DATE/TIME: 05-11-2011 @ 1340 hours. CONTACT OFFICER: Detective John Meeker CASE # 10-6631 BY: Detective John Meeker #165 CRIME/INCIDENT: 211 PC – Robbery, 459 PC – Residential Burglary, 245(a)(1) PC - Assault W/Deadly Weapon, 236 PC – False Imprisonment LOCATION: 2o,ooo block of Roff Way, Burney, Ca., 96
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CRIME/INCIDENT: Train vs. pedestrian LOCATION: Cottonwood Creek under the Interstate 5 overpass, Cottonwood VICTIM(S): Identity being withheld pending next of kin notification SUSPECTS(S): N/A SYNOPSIS: On 05/12/11, at approximately 1554 hours (3:54 p.m.), deputies from the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office responded to a re
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The California Parks Co., or CalParks, has added several lakes to the list of public lands at which it operates visitor services.
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Other than a generalized disgruntlement with Washington, D.C. --- one that's not hard to understand --- can someone explain to me the current of conservative enthusiasm for repealing the 17th Amendment, which allowed for the direct election of U.S. senators,...
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A woman was hit and killed by a train this afternoon in Cottonwood.
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Agency: Shasta Women's Refuge
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Pickett planning anexciting end to season
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Travelin' in Time is a weekly look at historic places or people in the north state.
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Tom Wood, Redding
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Natalie and Gary Cox, Fall River Mills
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Stan Little, Old Station
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Immigration push is all politics
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Julie Bey, Cottonwood
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BB-gun bill would divide threats, toys
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Champion fiddler Matthew Hartz will appear in a special concert and host a workshop next week in Redding.
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U.S. Army Cpl. Preston Dennis was laid to rest today at the Northern California Veterans Cemetery in Igo following a funeral service with full military honors befitting a hero.
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Always a blast to participate at the Greater Redding Chamber of Commerce’s Thursday morning Greeter’s Meeting at the Win River Event Center in Redding. Big fun in our small town. You can even watch in Hi-Def. Our thanks to the Chamber, and to Win River. Business networking, it’s Really Redd
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Bravo to the Shasta County clerk and the GIS wizards at Shasta County, who've put the old and proposed new maps of supervisor districts online in a handy map that lets you zoom into to any neighborhood around the border...
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Redding may approve another land-for-jobs deal Tuesday at Stillwater Business Park just a week after losing its first potential tenant.
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This coming weekend feels like the last chance to breathe for a while. Sure, there are things going on, including ArtHop in downtown and “uptown” Redding and the Redding Rodeo Association kickoff barbecue on Saturday evening at the rodeo grounds. But things are going to start getting hectic. Next week is Redding Rodeo W
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The funeral procession for Cpl. Preston Dennis of Redding passed this afternoon through town.
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State water officials are fining the City of Redding $72,000 for a January spill of chlorine-rich water into the Sacramento River from its Stillwater Wastewater Treatment Plant.
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Two teenagers have been sentenced to Prison for a home invasion robbery they committed in Burney. On March 7th of last year in the middle of the afternoon, Pauline Montgomery and Vern Pro Ward, both 18-years old at the time, knocked on the apartment door of Michael Furney on Roff Way in Burney. When he didn’t answe
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An Oregon man has been arrested for allegedly ripping his way into a Jeep in order to burglarize it. At around 4:45 Wednesday afternoon, Red Bluff Police were called to the Red Bluff Home Depot on reports of a vehicle burglary in progress. When Officers arrived, they saw Randall Crow walking away from a damaged Jeep. The
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A Corning man is going to Prison for fighting. Justin Case Pelaiz has previous convictions, including for shoplifting and drug possession. In November of 2009, Pelaiz was in a Corning business when he and a companion attacked a man and began beating him before he was able to escape. For that case, Pelaiz was given Probat
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During a meeting next Monday afternoon, the Redding City Council will meet as the Redding Redevelopment Agency as they try to hammer out a couple of property deals. One item is the approval of property acquisition and settlement agreements for the lot at the northeast corner of Court and Yuba Streets. That medical office
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A motorcyclist suffered shin and hand injuries in a collision with a car early this afternoon at Yuba and East streets in Redding.
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The Record Searchlight has compiled databases showing details from more than 600 missing persons cases from across California, including 17 in Shasta County.
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Northern California's next incorporated city? It may well be "Emerald City," the Eureka Times-Standard reports. And, no, it's not that southern Humboldt County is chock-full of "Wizard of Oz" fans. A group of Southern Humboldt residents are hoping to capture...
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1. Shasta High School’s “The Music Man” 7 p.m. through Saturday at David Marr Auditorium, 2200 Eureka Way # B, Redding. Classic musical is performed by the Shasta High School Music Department. Features a cast of more than 70 students and live orchestra led by Lou Polcari. Tickets are $10 to $15; available at the
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A correspondent with an eye to plugging the leaks in the public finances sends a link to this L.A. Weekly item about the latest fine use to which our redevelopment money is being put: ​We told you it was happening,...
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Artist Sherrie Allan is proud to call herself a true “Reddingite.” She remembers when the Carnegie Library stood proudly and the dream of I-5 was evident in the plowed fields. Now she lives blocks from her childhood home, in what people used to refer to as Enterprise. Allan’s life has been full of challenges, includin
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Lucky are the folks who live or work near Four Corners, the traditional name for the intersection of Churn Creek Road and Hartnell Avenue in east Redding. The northeast corner of that junction is home to Cup of Joe, a family-owned café that boasts some utterly sinful coffee drinks made with locally roasted beans, nine kind
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Sometimes there’s a place that’s right for its time. Some might consider Raymond’s to be such a place.
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Just like in the 1800s, it's that time of the year to roundup the cattle in Shasta County. The roundups aren't conducted like they were in the early days though. Way back then they were driven from one place to...
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People who come to know Ash Cooper through his rodeo entertainer persona, “Crash” Cooper, are often surprised to find that the crazy clown is a serious and sought-after western artist. Likewise, those who first come to know Ash through his art are often amazed that he has a quirky, goofy clown persona. Such is the life
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It's a question that's come up following last week's news that Southern Aluminum Finishing won't build in Stillwater Business Park. I emailed Redding City Manager Kurt Starman. His response: "No, SAF terminated the transaction prior to the close of escrow. The City still owns Lot 7. Cushman & Wakefiel
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• Take Flight • Roll Out The Barrel • Wine & Music • In With Zin • Go North
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On the radio this morning, Chief Peter Hansen sez over the past year and a half, due to budget cuts and layoffs in his department, police response times have gone from an average of 11 minutes to around 12 ½...
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Children of military families face enormous challenges when one or both parents are deployed overseas. Realizing that, the toy industry and the Boys and Girls Clubs of America created a program that distributes toys to children at military bases with the highest rate of deployment.
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The words over at Three Word Wednesday are brandish, forbid and manage.Invitation“You’re certainly not the man I though you were,” she cried through an expensive silk hanky. “And I forbid you to make a fool of me one more time.”
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The words over at Three Word Wednesday are brandish, forbid and manage.Invitation“You’re certainly not the man I though you were,” she cried through an expensive silk hanky. “And I forbid you to make a fool of me one more time.”
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The green of spring has busted out big time. The catnip, tomatoes and basil are getting a good misting. Everybody looks good. There was evidence of critters digging about in the fresh dirt inside the boxes. Chicken wire is in place to keep out the squirrels. Was it  our feathered friends ? Early morning shots [...]
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Here are a few upcoming sales of government owned homes that are not yet listed in our local MLS. Most are not priced yet, but we can keep you informed if you have an interest in any of these: Property Status: PRE-LISTING Address City County St Bed Bath List Price Broker Zip Code: 96001
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Skies will clear this morning over the far northern Sacramento Valley and afternoon temperatures will waft into the mid-70s, according to the National Weather Service. The average high temperature in Redding on this date is 79 degrees. Winds today will be much lighter than they were Wednesday, forecasters
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“Death reveals a lot about life and the way it’s lived,” says Eric Knapp, an ecologist for the National Forest Service. Eric’s proclamation is a culmination of thoughts and emotions that developed over the course of a two-year project that melded science with art. The project, “Life Uprooted,” is a photographic
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What: Writers Forum Multi-Genre Critique Workshop When: Saturday (May 14), 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Where: All Saints Episcopal Church Memorial Hall, Redding CA (click for directions) A team of experienced authors will lead a four-hour, multi-genre critique workshop. Categories include book-length, nonfiction, novels, short
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Every day as I'm going about my business, I cross from the east to the west side of Redding. I pass over the Sacramento River, one of our most valuable natural resources, without a thought. But the river and its watershed are a habitat for birds and fish, provide a highway for spawning salmon and irrigate our [...]
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he Tea Party members who were celebrating Constitution Week were the ones who were wronged, and now that has spread to every citizen in Redding.
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I resent the implication in Patte Jelavich's "Speak Your Piece" that those who are against the Redding library's leafleting policy don't form their own opinions or "read and listen to a variety of sources."
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The news out of House Speaker John Boehner's speech to the New York Economic Club was his demand for "cuts of trillions, not just billions" before the debt ceiling can be raised. Not just broad deficit-reduction targets, the Ohio Republican insisted, but "actual cuts and program reforms."
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In Sacramento, teachers this week are protesting potential budget cuts that they argue would devastate the public schools. In Redding, meanwhile, high school teachers are complaining their district has entirely too much cash in the bank and demanding a 5.5 percent, one-year raise.
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Formulas are not always going to be correct when it comes to predicting playoff brackets for any sport.
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A year ago, the Simpson University softball team finished fourth at the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) national softball tournament.
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PALO CEDRO — Stretching back for the past few years when it came to Foothill High School baseball, you always knew the Cougars had one thing.
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The Redding Amateur Wrestling Club placed fifth at the North Area Wrestling Association Championships at Shasta High School over the weekend.
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April numbers from a national database suggest the foreclosure crisis that has rocked the local housing market is far from over.
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A Shasta County Superior Court judge Wednesday ordered Jacob Daniel Berlinghoff to stand trial on charges that he fondled his now-16-year-old daughter three years ago.
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State Sen. Doug LaMalfa says he lost a battle to keep the state from using $4 million in fishing license revenue to pay for timber restoration projects, but his fight isn't over.
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Sid Nobles of Redding (left) greets Bob Kersh, also of Redding, Wednesday during a rededication service for the Living Memorial park at the Northern California Service Center off Airport Road in Redding.
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A Yakima, Wash. woman and her five-year-old son were hurt Tuesday afternoon in a solo wreck on Highway 97 after their car lost a front wheel.
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This boating season is going to be a little different for Jim Wiegand.
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Six local artists to be featured at this Saturday's ArtHop have more than just their art in common — they've all suffered from mental illnesses.
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A memorial service will be held today for longtime Shasta High School football coach and teacher George Economou.
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In 1911: The Redding Undertaking Company made a clean sweep of the contracts for burying city and county dead. County burials were to be made for $10 and hospital burials for $9.50. The mileage will be 25 cents one way.
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Ed Marek is excited about picking up his brand new electric car in Petaluma on Friday, but he has a problem — there are no "quick charge" stations around Shasta County.
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D&B Sausage Company in Redding has opened at 1244 Hartnell Ave.
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I started seeing them a few years back. Children with red, swollen hands, littered with bleeding cracks and scales.
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BloodSource is currently in need of O- donors as well as all blood types.
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Ah, the bucket list. How many of us have a list of things we would like to do and a checkoff list of things we have accomplished?
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Health tip: Mental health
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Large reserves? Teachers should thank district
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The Fox News reporter in this segment on a veterans organization's bizarre hangups in trying to build a memorial in the Santa Barbara County town of Orcutt turns up the cheap belligerence a little high for my tastes, but I...
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A Redding man accused of trying to kill his wife in a fire ignited with a burning Valentine's Day teddy bear gave up his legal right today to have a preliminary hearing and is scheduled to begin standing trial in September.a prosecutor said.
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Well, not to be buried in. It needs you to help clean it up and enjoy a day of history while doing a service for your community. Beverages, utensils, plates, napkins and chair for lunch will be provided. You bring...
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When the big natural gas pipeline blew up in San Bruno last September, it got a lot of attention.  It killed 8 people, and not in a good way. So, how do you know if there’s a buried pipeline near the house you’re buying? First A
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It’s been most of the week that I have been stitching on Freddie’s face. I really wanted the eyes heavily done up with eyeliner, a Freddie in the 70s look, the glam Freddie. I am hoping to get the planes of his face, the high cheekbones, more accentuated in the final stuffing when I sew [...]
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A 27-year-old motorcyclist was killed Tuesday in South Redding when a Cement Truck made a turn into his path. Johnathon Neils of Palo Cedro was riding a 2003 Honda 600 south on Highway 273 near Branstetter Lane, when the collision occurred. Although there was moderate traffic volume, it was some time before a witness cou
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May is Mental Health Month, and myths about mental illness frequently spread fear and inaccurate perceptions of people living with mental health problems. This stigma can lead to discrimination and discourage people from seeking the help they need, a significant problem when one in five people struggle with mental illness.
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Details have been released in the shooting of a Shasta County Sheriff’s Deputy last month near Whiskeytown Lake. On April 22nd, Park Rangers requested assistance in locating two people wanted on drug-related charges. A number of Deputies participating in a Shasta Anti-Gang Enforcement Operation were in the area, an
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C-H-P Investigators in Siskiyou County are trying to figure out how a vehicle can accelerate to 100 miles per hour after losing a wheel. At about One O’clock Tuesday afternoon, 37-year-old Alicia Jimenez and her 5-year-old son Jason Mendez, both of Yakima, Washington, were northbound on Highway 97 south of Juniper
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A pair of suspects in last week’s murder in Willow Creek have One Million Dollar arrest warrants on their heads.  26-year-old Samantha Machado, a-k-a Samantha Smoker, and 36-year-old Bruce Stallings-Hunsucker are sought for the shooting of 50-year-old Darrell Hanger Senior, who was killed in shootout with burglary
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William Voegli's long political profile of Jerry Brown is longer on history than on breaking news, but is well worth reading as a take on how our governor got where he is. Memorable quote: Jerry Brown won't be remembered, then,...
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So asks a correspondent, referring to the gated north Redding community, who e-mailed this link to a New York Times story about the Feds deciding to no longer guarantee big mortgages. Realtors in pricey communities like Monterrey are predicting more...
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In 1925, a Mr. Thompson began planting persimmon trees on his land bordering Cottonwood Creek east of the original location of the railroad depot. Thompson also planted watermelons in-between the trees which he sold in great quantities in Anderson and...
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OK, let me get this straight. Some SmartMeter haters take umbrage that their liberties are being trampled by PG&E workers who are barging on to their property to install the new technology. And how is that different from the old-fashioned meter reader who walked your property monthly to check your gas
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Sorry that once again it has been awhile. Been having lots of knee issues. Nothing out of the ordinary, just enough pain to stop things for awhile. I learned the hard way not to get on my computer if I...
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They may seemed divorced from economic reality, but who can blame Shasta High School District teachers for asking for the moon (a 5.5 percent pay increase) when they read about administrators like SCOE's Tom Armelino, who earlier this year got...
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  Welcome to Shasta Hills Estates | A Place to Call Home   COMMUNITY DESCRITPION                            Located in Redding, CA, Shasta Hills Estates is a gated active adult
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Anonymous has left a new comment on your post "Judge Jack Halpin sits on the bench illegally": Here, here! Halpin, Van Schooten, Becky Andrews, Verlin Johnson, Richard Bay, court-psychs and the crooked-Clerks are all worse than jokes. And no one is laughing.
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Great invention by none other than Rodney Miller.
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Remove the big bush in front of this 1910 built Duplex and realize an instant increase in value based on curb appeal alone. If only the rest of the renovation was that easy, this historic looking investment property would already be priced h
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A Yakima, Wash. woman and her five-year-old son were hurt Tuesday afternoon in a solo wreck on Highway 97 after their car lost a front wheel.
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The far northern Sacramento Valley is in for another seasonably warm afternoon under partly cloudy skies. Those clouds could herald a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms tonight, according to the National Weather Service. Forecasters peg rainfall chances around 20 percent. Afternoon temperatures to
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One of the sad and dangerous signs of our times is how many people are enthralled by words, without bothering to look at the realities behind those words.
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The ongoing battle of the sexes. What keeps us at arm's length or living with frustration? Is it communication styles? Opposing needs? Physical differences? I recently asked a group of men and women on Facebook to answer some important questions. More than 200 responses came back, approximately 70 percent from women and 30
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Gini Holmes is a traditionally trained print maker (lithography) who has turned to more experimental means by which to create her images. Born in Long Beach, CA, Gini received her BFA from Stanford University in lithography and painting, studying under Nathan Oliviera, Frank Lobdell and Keith Boyle. She received her Master
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Vintage Wine Bar & Restaurant, aNewsCafe.com and HawkMan Studios invite you to the ArtHop After-Party, featuring live music by Dan Krikorian If you're familiar with Dan Krikorian, you know his music is just as much about the poetic power of his lyrics as it is the melodies, all of which can range from infectiously upbea
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Inside Redding's Bohemian Art Loft lives a mysterious entity known as Theater Lab, a small experimental company with leanings toward the avant-garde. In April, Theater Lab gave us "The Absurdists." This May 20 to May 22, the Bohemians present their second installment of minimalist productions in the form of Three Comedie
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In the best of circumstances, economic development is hard.
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I have a lot of respect for the police force in Redding. However, some of the "policies" make me question certain motives.
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On May 2, Mac Taylor, the California legislative analyst, wrote a report regarding school district consolidation called "How Small is Too Small? An Analysis of School District Consolidation." This analysis recommends that all school districts with 100 or fewer students be "lapsed" into surrounding school dis
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I love pies, but have had little success with homemade crusts, which I much prefer to those in the grocery stores. Any tips to help me improve? Here are six tips for perfect pies and tarts:
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PARADISE – The best golfers find a way to get it done.
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PALO CEDRO — Tuesday's game here looked more like the usual May version of Spartans softball.
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The Redding Christian Lions softball team swept a doubleheader with pitcher Dylan Hermann picking up the 12-5 and 10-0 wins against Mercy on Tuesday.Hermann faced just 16 batters in the second game, one over the minimum in the five-inning contest. She recorded 14 strikeouts on the day and went 3-for-5.
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The Northern Section boys tennis team championships are set for this week and Shasta is looking to win its second consecutive section championship and its ninth in school history.
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Sorry to disappoint the normally astute commenter Emil Shue, who criticized the appearance in response to a post earlier today but retired federal Judge Vaughn Walker -- most recently famous for throwing out Proposition 8's ban on same-sex marriage as...
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A Palo Cedro motorcyclist killed in a wreck Tuesday morning on Highway 273 at Branstetter Lane in south Redding was identified as Johnathon Neils. He was 27.
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Amid concerns from ratepayers that include reports of inaccurate readings, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. wants to give customers the option — for a cost — to turn off the wireless technology of their SmartMeters.
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About 75 teachers showed up at the Shasta High School District board of trustees Tuesday night to send a message.
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The body of a 23-year-old Redding soldier killed in action last month in Afghanistan arrived Tuesday morning at the Redding Municipal Airport as part of his final journey home.
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Report says gun discharged as dog lunged
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Hearing is set for today
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Six-year-old Xiomara Luna competes in the long jump Tuesday during the Tehama County Special Olympics. Some 250 students with disabilities competed. About 200 volunteers from Red Bluff High School and 100 volunteers from other area schools helped run the Olympics.
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North state gold miners eager to return to suction dredging will have to wait another half-year to learn whether they'll be allowed to return to streams and rivers.
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A Platina man who is accused of fatally shooting a Redding man's dog in March told Shasta County deputies that he believed the animal was vicious and was coming at him, a sheriff's report shows.
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In 1911: William Stevens won the contract to build a bridge across China Gulch near Clear Creek. The steel structure was to include concrete floors and approaches. It was proposed to be 75 feet long and 8 feet wide. Expected cost was $4,426.00.
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Shasta County supervisors, who have clashed with the U.S. Forest Service for years, now say they fear the agency is trying to enact a new planning rule that would stifle all communication between them.
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The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline in greater Redding jumped 11 cents to $4.23 a gallon, AAA Northern California reported Tuesday.
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ETNA JR. RODEO A WHOLE LOT OF FAMILY FUN
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For years the Sacramento RiverTrain (Woodland, CA) has suffered from continuous robberies by bandits along its tracks. On Sunday, May 15, the fear of robbery is heightened due to the precious cargo being carried: Girl Scout Cookies.
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ETNA RODEO WINNER AND RESULTS
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Seniors Finding A Way To Help in the Fight Against Cancer.
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Clinton Wahl, a 1991 Shasta High Graduate and active duty Major in the USAF, has graduated from the University of Maryland with a Acute Care Nurse Practitioner degree. Major Wahl attended the University of Maryland on an Air Force scholarship. He currently lives in Odenton, Maryland, with his wife, Tracy, and sons Austin
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Our state senator has been waging a crusade against the state's gazillion-dollar high-speed rail project since the day he took office. So far, a bill he introduced in December to stop financing the rail line has gone nowhere, but his...
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So Siskiyou County Supervisor Marcia Armstrong wrote to the Citizens Redistricting Commision in a comment opposing any crackpot notion of putting the North Coast and inland areas in the same political districts: As Fifth District Supervisor of Siskiyou County (western),...
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The shooting of a Shasta County Sheriff’s deputy last month at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area was an accident, investigators from the Redding Police Department said today.
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The owners of this historic home have asked me to help them find a caretaker to live on their property. You will need your own trailer. They will provide free electricity. There is no pay involved. It is a trade-off:...
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The body of a 23-year-old Redding soldier killed in action last month in Afghanistan arrived this morning at the Redding Municipal Airport as part of his final journey home.
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I can be thick-skulled and forgetful sometimes, but I realized this morning that my reaction to the bill to ban real-looking pellet guns (short version: I approve) was based not just on stories from distant cities but on ugly events...
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Proposition 8 -- the 2008 constitutional amendment to bar same-sex marriage in California -- and the court case challenging it has proven one of the longest- and hottest-burning controversies in recent memory. Curious what the federal judge who ruled Prop....
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Why, he had bigger and better fish to catch. Rather than claim Rancho de Briesgau on the eastern side of the Sacramento River in Shasta County, he was offered something much better by John Sutter: Fort Ross on the coast....
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. BEST BITES EUREKA — Pacific halibut are the main target until May 15 when area anglers will be able to start fishing for bottomfish and salmon. The Pacific halibut bite has been pretty good when the weather cooperates, with Captain Tim Klassen on Reel Steel scoring boat limits
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My news on the house is not good. I (and many others) were very saddened when we left last night's meeting. In a nutshell, we were told the house will be moved and the trees will stay - however, one...
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At least, if you're one of the rare creatures who manages to live near "deep-sea vents" on the ocean floor. ScienceDaily has a report that pyrite is in fact a vital nutrient: ScienceDaily (May 9, 2011) -- Similar to humans,...
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A Redding man accused of fondling his now 16-year-old daughter three years ago is set for a preliminary hearing.
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A Palo Cedro motorcyclist killed in a wreck this morning at Highway 273 and Branstetter Lane in south Redding was identified this afternoon as Johnathon Richard Neils. He was 27.
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What: Free Suicide Prevention Training When: Wednesday, May 11, 10:30 a.m. to noon Where: Shasta Public Library, Redding, CA (directions) A free suicide prevention training is planned from 10:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday, May 11, at the Redding Library. The “Question, Persuade, Refer” (QPR) training is presented by the Sha
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What: Pecha Kucha Night No. 5 When: May 13, 7 p.m. Where: The Atrium, Redding Downtown Promenade Cost: Free with free refreshments by Licada Catering Pecha Kucha is an evening of community enthusiasm, expressed through PowerPoint ...
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An 18-year-old man remains in critical condition this morning after he was stabbed Saturday evening at a party in Dorris.
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The Burch Creek Ranch in Richfield reported a green Honda Recon ATV stolen some time between Saturday and early Monday afternoon. Someone cut the lock on a storage container in an orchard on the ranch and stole the ATV, valued at $1,600, Tehama County Sheriff's deputies said. Deputies said they have no le
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Suddenly and for the first time, Judge Halpin has all 13 volumes of family law case #149117, the suspicion is that after all the  light shined on his antics lately and with the threat of appellate court; he maybe be trying to remove all his inappropriate and irregular actions in this record.Yes we know
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Judge Jack Halpin currently sits as presiding judge over family court, Halpin has been on the bench here in Shasta County for the last 17 years under the guise of a retired temporary judge. An assignment out of the "Assigned Judges Program" is supposed to last for 60 days and in emergency circumstances.
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This is a big 2005 style house on some relatively flat acreage down a gravel road just north of Gold Hills Golf Course. We firs
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Lani Kitkowski of the Shasta County "CPPA" demonstrated on the court house steps and the steps of City Hall yesterday virtually alone, one marginalized mother against the system.Other members were apparently afraid to show up for fear of retaliation, even though Kitkowski has helped most, or all of them with
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Whiskeytown National Recreation Area firefighters plan to burn 23 acres today near Highway 299 and Shasta.
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Afternoon temperatures across the far northern Sacramento Valley today will rebound to around 81 degrees after a mild start to the work week. The average high temperature in Redding on this date is 78 degrees. North to northwest winds will blow again today, but not repeat Monday’s breezy gusts. Winds sh
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George Economou, renowned from 1957 through 1977 as a popular Shasta High School sports coach, physical education teacher and drivers training instructor, died May 5 at his Redding home. He was 86. Born Nov. 2, 1924, in Sacramento, Calif., to Theodora and Peter Economou, George was the middle child born to his Greek immigr
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In California landscapes where plants and animals alike have adapted over time to live with fire, there's some justification for embracing wildland blazes as a force that is as much a part of nature as the rain and the wind. But the north state's small towns and rural suburbs are not among the places that thrive on
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Critics have called the springtime Jerry Brown road show — mostly staged in schools in Republican legislative districts and interrupted briefly when he needed a small growth removed from his nose — little more than a tactic aiming to pressure GOP lawmakers into allowing a special election on the tax extensions s
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I have no sorrow over the death of Osama bin Laden, but the celebrations were a bit too much.
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Can anyone clearly explain why, since last the May 1 killing of bin Laden, we have gone from one explanation to another as to exactly how the events took place in Pakistan?
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We need to pass a welfare voting rights act. It is pretty simple really. If you receive money from the government that is not payment for goods and services, you do not get to vote.
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The Central Valley High School baseball team might be the biggest supporter of a neutral championship site for the Northern Section baseball playoffs.
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The Liberty Christian High School baseball team wrapped up the regular season by routing University Prep 12-2 at home Monday.
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CHICO – For the second straight year, the Enterprise duo of Chris McGalliad and Zach McMahon were denied an Eastern Athletic League prep tennis championship.
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What: Men of Worth and John Hoban concert When: 8 p.m. Saturday (May 14) Where: Old City Hall, 1313 Market St., Redding Tickets: $18 at door or in advance by calling 241-7320 It has been over 10 years since Men of Worth performed ...
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Dee Carter (left), of Redding, watches as her boyfriend, Francisco Chavez, also of Redding, is tended to by rescue workers after being hit by a car driven by Patrick McGee, 44. Chavez was riding toward the Sacramento River in the bike lane on Parkview Avenue when McGee turned left onto Freebridge Street from Parkview Avenu
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The project manager for a new Shasta County Courthouse had some encouraging, as well as discouraging, words Monday for those hoping to save a grove of old-growth trees and a historic building that sit on the downtown site where the new complex would be constructed.
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RED BLUFF — A man was found dead at a Madison Street duplex after firefighters responded to a blaze this morning.
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The Children's Place, the largest children's specialty apparel retailer in North America, will open in the Mt. Shasta Mall later this year.
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A shift in the Shasta County district attorney's office prompted the departure of one of its senior prosecutors who specialized in homicide cases.
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In 1911: Ernest Giles returned to his home at Balls Ferry from the Sisters' Hospital at Sacramento where he had been for a month. Two years ago Giles had his right ankle broken in a fall and the bone did not heal. After a consultation of physicians, it was decided to amputate his leg below the knee.
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A 23-year-old Redding man killed late last month in Afghanistan is coming home today.
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As Redding celebrates its 63rd annual Rodeo Week beginning this weekend, the Shasta Historical Society is sponsoring a lecture Saturday looking back at the rodeo in its formative years.
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There's a massive new curtain being installed at Whiskeytown Lake to cool water released into the Sacramento River for the sake of salmon eggs.
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A 23-year-old Redding man killed late last month in Afghanistan is coming home today.
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Interesting meeting at Redding's City Hall this evening. The crowd of around 75 was almost universally opposed to the Administrative Office of the Courts' present buildings plans, which do not hold room for the Dobrowsky House. (The single exception among...
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Atomic Tattoo has opened in downtown Redding.
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The Gateway Unified School District Board of Trustees Monday began reviewing superintendent applications.
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Firefighters have contained what the California Highway Patrol described as several small fires along Interstate 5 just south of Fawndale Road.
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What: What’s All This About the Deaf World? When: Thursday, May 12, 6 to 8 p.m. Where: Shasta College Social Studies Building, Room 802 Students from the Shasta College American Sign Language (ASL) IV Class will present an unusual and fun evening dedicated to educating the community about the deaf culture and language. T
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See who was at what recent events in the north state.
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Make no mistake. Osama bin Laden was brought to justice by the will of the American people and by the skill and bravery of a small band of commandos willing to die in service to their country.
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There's the classic tale of the movie star who gets discovered at the soda fountain. It wasn' t quite that glamorous for Penny Bloodhart. Her acting career began in the soup section at Ray's Supermarket in Mount Shasta, where she encountered Joan Lucas, the co-founder of the Senior Theater at the College of the Siskiyous.
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I'm pretty well down with the NRA's interpretation of the 2nd Amendment's protection of the law-abiding citizen's right to self-defense. I'm not all sure what that has to do with the right of merchants to sell replica pellet guns that...
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In his Sunday column, David Benda pointed to the generally lackluster record of accomplishment for the state's "enterprise zones," which give businesses various tax credits for hiring. Now, on the one hand, I'd have to say that if you establish...
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A Redding man was injured this afternoon when a car hit him while he was riding a bike in Redding's Parkview neighborhood.
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Q. How should a person of faith respond to Osama bin Laden’s death? Throughout history there have been men and women I believe have been possessed by Satan. Only evil can plot and plan to destroy a human life, be it one person or thousands. Osama bin Laden, I believe, was a man possessed. Yet while he was alive he would h
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Loyal readers of A News Café know that May is mental health month. For me and many of the people I know, nothing works better for maintaining mental health than daily exercise. And, as I always say, signing your name to an event entry form is the best motivation for exercise. Even people who are [...]
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A 75-year-old Lewiston woman was found safe after spending the night stuck in her wrecked car. At about 4:30 last Wednesday afternoon, Bill Nies reported to the C-H-P that his wife was missing. Apparently, Betty Nies had been following her husband from Redding to Trinity Center when they became separated, and he lost sig
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Hundreds of local Americans gathered at Redding Airport Tuesday as a chartered plane delivered a flag-draped casket containing the body of one of our own. 23-year-old Army Specialist Preston Dennis died on April 28th in Afghanistan’s Kandahar Province from wounds sustained when his unit was hit by an improvised exp
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RED BLUFF – A man was found dead at a Madison Street duplex after firefighters responded to a blaze this morning.
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An important meeting has been called for late this afternoon by the judicial people in charge of the construction of the new Redding courthouse. Their meeting announcement doesn't mention whether or not people from the audience will be allowed to...
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"For over 200 years, the people of this great nation have been protected by our law enforcement officers. There isn’t a single day, a single moment, when these officers are not looking out for our well-be
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Springtime Redding weather leads inevitably to thoughts of camping trips and starry nights. I ran across this webcam for Lassen Park that reminds us that the high country is still in late Winter at this point. Very pretty, nonetheless. Here’s the link the
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At least when it comes to the local tree ordinance, they are. This letter (sent anonymously, for whatever reason) argues that it would be a travesty to cut the trees at Yuba and Oregon streets for a new courthouse and...
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A 23-year-old Redding man killed late last month in Afghanistan is coming home tomorrow.
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That's writer William Bradley's takeaway after watching California's two major parties' political conventions this spring. His conclusion: Too bad California's body politic doesn't have the same option. Because for most Californians in the mainstream, neither party show had much to...
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In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15th as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. What beg
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THE "AOC" HAS DECIDED TO MAKE THE LONG TRIP UP AND LISTEN TO ARGUMENTS ABOUT SAVING SOME TREES AND AN OLD BUILDING.They have ignored the years worth of outcries and proof of this courts corruption and practice of taking children away from good parents and the fact that judge Jack Halpin is an "temporaryily assigned ju
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A hopeful bubble of activity for Redding’s Stillwater Industrial Park has popped. Southern Aluminum Finishing Company had developed plans to become the first tenant at the city-owned park. Redding has spent many millions of taxpayer dollars to prepare “shovel-ready” sites for manufacturers to build on.
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The Shasta County Citizens Redistricting Advisory Committee has published its proposed plan, and is requesting comments from the public. The redistricting effort is underway and its goal is to equalize populations among county supervisorial districts. Maps can be viewed online by visiting
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Two women were stabbed during a fight at a Redding bar. Officers were called to The Sports Bar on Lake Boulevard just before two o’clock Sunday morning to reports of a fight in progress. Police say two very intoxicated women, later identified as 26-year-old Alissa Rudnitski and 48-year-old Norma Patterson, were fig
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A recently-adopted policy that restricts free speech on Redding Library grounds has been suspended by a court order. The American Civil Liberties Union and Tea Party activists find themselves shoulder to shoulder in the battle against the policy, which was adopted by the Library Board of Trustees on April 18th. The ̶
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Redding Police have arrested a suspect in the January armed robbery and pistol-whipping of a man in a downtown parking lot, and two other unrelated arrests were made in the course of the investigation. On January 13th at 3:38 in the afternoon, 25-year-old Dylan Roachcarr of Millville was in the parking lot of the Pine St
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A 5-month-old baby was killed and his mother suffered major injuries in a rollover crash on Dersch Road. Just before 8 o’clock Wednesday night, Ramona Wollberg was westbound east of Parkville Drive when she swerved to miss a deer, lost control, overturned and collided with a utility pole. Wollberg and her 5-month-o
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Upside down on your home? You might turn your Second Mortgage into unsecured debt with a bankruptcy. That’s the upshot of this brief article from the San Jose Mercury News. From what we can tell, this strategy may be worth knowing for some Northstate homeowners who find themselves upside down on their mortgage (owi
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Buy this 1962 HUD home for less than it sold in 2002, and actually closer to the price it sold for
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The northern Sacramento Valley is in for a breezy and unseasonably mild day. North to northwest winds will blow steadily at speeds up to 15 mph with gusts up to 23 mph, according to the National Weather Service. These winds will continue tonight into Tuesday. Temperatures this afternoon will top out aroun
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Welcome to aNewsCafe.com's maiden session of the Literary Minds Book Club, brought to you by the Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency. The book club is a brainchild of the HHSA's Community Education Committee. The committee includes representatives ...
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What: A six-week Healthier Living Workshop When: Every Tuesday from May 10 to Jun 14, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Where: Hill Country Health and Wellness Clinic in Round Mountain People living with chronic health conditions such as diabetes, arthritis, heart disease, lung disease, chronic pain and others are invited ...
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He was one of the Walker Brothers - though they weren't brothers and their name wasn't Walker. They sounded British but they were American, and they were quite successful during the British Invasion.This is one of my all-time favorite songs.
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The Redding Heat remained unbeaten with a 41-34 victory over the Solano Chiefs at University Prep's football field late Saturday night.
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Two words can win high-level government attention in California: "old growth."
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Birthers are those who question that President Obama was born in Hawaii. The birther accusations began in early 2008 when it became apparent that Barack Obama would become the Democratic candidate for president. Chain email and right-wing web sites spread the claim that Obama was not born in the U.S. and was therefore not a
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I cannot speak for all environmentalists, but I can for myself. I am not an environmentalist because I fear for Mother Nature: She can take care of herself.
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Once in a while we are treated to a rare event and that is what happened Wednesday night at the Redding Convention Center.
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With all the damage our Southern states have sustained lately, with thousands displaced by floods and tornadoes, I have a question. How many flights are scheduled to arrive from Haiti, Japan and Mexico?
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Martha Harrison and I attended the recent dance program "Choreographer's Collaboration" at Shasta College and came away highly impressed with the talent and ability of all of the young people who performed in this most entertaining presentation.
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Hoping a new Republican majority in the House might better its chances of passing, U.S. Rep. Wally Herger has reintroduced a controversial clearing and logging plan designed to reduce fire dangers around rural communities.
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Sometimes a solution to solve a problem with big schools can create a new problem for small schools.
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What a jarring and unceremonious end to a fine season.
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A Lewiston woman spent 24 hours trapped in her car after it went down an embankment off Buckhorn Summit because it was hidden in the brush, the California Highway Patrol said.
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Two Redding women got in a fight early Sunday outside the Sports Bar in Redding while intoxicated, and both ended up getting stabbed, police said.
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It's been 30 years since 71-year-old Sidney Nobles of Redding lost four of his U.S. Forest Service comrades, including his best friend, in a fiery airplane crash near the Redding Municipal Airport.
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The phone call was pretty typical. A counselor was on the line from Central Valley High School and he needed Yoon Nam Thungc's help. A student was missing school, and the counselor was concerned she might not graduate.
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On this day in: 1911: The Bank of Shasta County closed its doors with more than $600,000 of depositors' money. Old men, widows and children were among the unfortunate, some with life savings, others with a pittance. All were caught in the maelstrom of the financial collapse.
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Last week we recorded our first 90-degree reading of the year. It will probably be another 10 days to 2 weeks before we see another 90-degree reading. The low pressure area that brought clouds and cooler weather over the weekend is now moving east. The week will start ...
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Mr. Jesrani will be a guest speaker at an Estate Planning seminar on May 19th at 10:00am. The seminar is hosted by hosted Rod Long & Courtney McElvain of Stifel, Nicolaus & Company Inc. (1255 East St, downtown Redding).The seminar will cover topics including the common types of estate plans and who ne
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Monday May, 8th 7:00 am til noon on the court house steps
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Two Redding women got in a fight early this morning outside Sports Bar in Redding while intoxicated, and both ended up getting stabbed, police said.
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Mother's Day in the Redding area should be sunny with a high of 65 degrees, though there's a 30 percent chance of precipitation. There may be thunderstorms after 11 a.m. as well. West southwest winds between 11 and 14 mph will pick up as the day goes on, and the temperature should drop to about 44 degrees tonight. Tomorro
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How could it be  When good Mothers do not have their children ?Why would it be when children ar abducted by the court, from loving, worthy mothers, for no reason?Do you think it should be, while this flesh trade continues to operate and sell children in to exile?"Happy," no, Mother's
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The Redding Steam Laundry Truck in the old days (c. 1915) picked up and delivered laundry at one’s door. The Redding Steam Laundry was located on the southwest corner of Placer Street and Railroad Avenue. Photo courtesy of Shasta Historical Society. Click on the image to enlarge it. The Shasta Historical Society libra
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Homily 3rd Sunday of Easter – Year A The disciples were heading to Emmaus. Where is Emmaus, you might ask? It is a place just 7 miles from
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On Oct. 14, 2000, I sat with other reporters in a hospital conference room in Landstuhl, Germany, and came face-to-face with Osama bin Laden's handiwork for the first time.
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Are American waistlines bulging because it's too easy to get a burger and fries and too hard to buy a bunch of broccoli?
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Certain circumstances led me to read last Sunday's newspaper online and review a series of anonymous comments — a rare occurrence. This process, along with my having recently read "The Nine" by Jeffrey Toobin, an acclaimed bestseller about the Supreme Court, caused me to then review the U.S. Constitution,
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You don't loosen the bolts on your transmission and then drive your car down the street. I would like to spend five minutes today talking about arthritis. Although I am not an arthritis specialist (we have excellent arthritis specialists here in Redding), I treat a lot of it and have done so for many years.
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When I think of conservation of public land and natural resources, I think of President Theodore Roosevelt and the famous trailblazer John Muir. The legacy left behind by these two American icons is remarkable. Between the two of them, they helped save Yosemite Valley, protect Sequoia National Park, create five national par
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There is, within us, a certain primordial lust that wants to decapitate our enemies, put the heads on pikes and hang their lifeless bodies from our city walls. I personally have evolved somewhat in my own personal culture beyond that sort of blood lust, though admittedly not far beyond it.
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Our son has been greatly impacted by the accidental death of two close friends in the last two years, in the same location, and due — in my opinion — to the same problems: a lack of sidewalks in a city where there is a lot of pedestrian traffic (particularly children); ditto on the crosswalks; and, finally, high
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After reading Tuesday that the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the Alameda County gun ban and what the Brady Center president had to say, I would like to be heard also.
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I am a cashier at a little convenience store/gas station and have worked retail for 30 years. I take pride in making each of my customers' experience a positive one.
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I was appalled but not surprised to see Congressman Wally Herger vote alongside his party to weaken the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and to take the first steps to rejecting Elizabeth Warren as its head.
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In reference to Terri Ricker's letter of Tuesday, I respectfully disagree.
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For those who object to the fact that Osama bin Laden was apparently unarmed when shot and killed by the Navy SEALs and not captured and brought to the U.S. for a "fair trial," please recall that the nearly 3,000 people killed on Sept. 11, 2001, as well as those killed in the previous embassy bombings and the attack
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The Record Searchlight's decision to allow Emory Hanlon's comments — "Bin Laden's end too respectful" (letter, Tuesday) — the light of day has left me deeply disappointed.
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An older girlfriend once told me that friends you have when you first become a mom often become lifelong friends. You tend to always stay in touch with them no matter how far you may live from each other.
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Cyndel Lucyk of Redding and Aaron Rushton of Gold Hill, Ore., are engaged to be married Sept. 10, 2011, at the Chateau at the Oregon Caves in Cave Junction, Ore. The bride-elect is the daughter of William and Marianne Lucyk of Redding; and Sam and Cindy Nelson of Redding. She is a 2005 graduate of Foothill High School. She
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Amy Palko of Cottonwood and Michael Dendas of Redding are engaged to be married June 25, 2011, at Gold Hills Golf Club in Redding. The bride-elect is the daughter of Paul and Margie Palko of Cottonwood. She is a graduate of Chico State with a bachelor's degree in nutrition. She works at Adamson's Peak Performance as a pers
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Monique Kelley and Neal Barrow, both of Redding, are engaged to be married June 18, 2011, at the House on the River in Lakehead. The bride-elect is the daughter of Marie Kelley and the late Donald Kelley. She is a 2001 graduate of Shasta High School and a 2006 graduate from San Jose State University, majoring in graphic de
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When I started flying regularly as a teenager, I'd make a game of taking as little luggage as possible, a skill that serves me well in this era of airlines charging for checked bags.
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Dear Straight Talk: A friend with daughters referred me to your column. While I enjoy it very much, I would like to see more coverage of male issues. Almost every helpful program is weighted toward girls while ignoring the needs of boys. What is going on?
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Amber Hays and Joe Condrey, both of Redding, are engaged to be married Oct. 1, 2011, at the Hays family residence in Redding. The bride-elect is the daughter of Thomas and Debbie Hays of Redding. She is a 2002 graduate of Shasta High School and a 2006 graduate of Chico State, earning a bachelor's degree in business. Sh
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Knights softball coach Sonny Stupek wasn't particularly worried even after his team's playoff game stretched into extra innings.
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The Central Valley High School softball team took two games from Yreka on Friday.
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The federal and state governments have poured more than $9.1 million into public safety agencies throughout Shasta County since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks to prepare local emergency responders for possible chemical, biological or nuclear attack.
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Nearly 10 years after he orchestrated the Sept. 11 attacks, Osama bin Laden's legacy continues to be felt in the north state.
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Since Sept. 11 there's been an enhanced security presence at Shasta Dam, which was identified by the federal government as one of five dams that could potentially be a terrorist target, said Sheri Harral, spokeswoman at the dam.
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At the Redding Municipal Airport, an armed guard patrols the facility through a contract with North State Security in Redding at a cost of $220,000 year. All but $8,000 is reimbursed by the Transportation Security Administration.
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Somehow the law was never a good fit for Kathleen Hitt, who got her law degree from Lewis and Clark College in 2004. She didn't like the us-against-them stuff, the endless litigation. So she decided to go in a different direction.
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Since Sept. 11, 2001, at least 19 servicemen from the north state have died in Iraq and Afghanistan. Here are their stories.
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In 1911: Joaquin Miller, known as the "Poet of the Sierras," went to his lonely retreat in the Berkeley hills to die. After being separated for many years, his wife and daughter were with him to care for him in his last hours. Miller had lived with the Wintu Indian people along the McCloud River during the Gold Rush
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Jim Milestone, superintendent at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, said the national border tightening that followed Sept. 11 had an unexpected result on public lands — an explosion of illicit marijuana growing.
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Shasta County deputies on Saturday arrested a man suspected of shooting and killing a Platina man's dog.
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Q: There are three cars on my street with expired tags, (October 2010, November 2010 and April 2010). These cars are parked on the street, and two of them move daily. I called the CHP and reported these cars more than two months ago, and the cars are still there. Why? Whose responsibility is this? Can't the state use th
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About 60 volunteers worked on a popular trail at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area on Saturday to make it easier to use for bikers, hikers and horseback riders.
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SHASTA LAKE — Pancakes, a parade and a reunion highlighted the annual Shasta Damboree celebration on Saturday.
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About 5,600 Shasta County residents would be voting in new supervisorial districts under a proposed redistricting plan released Friday.
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Dear Babe: I have 10 records from 1962. Nine are mint — never played. I poked out the spindle hole so I could play it. They are actually square 45-rpm records with pictures of the ballplayers.
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CAMP X RETURNS
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Births — April, 2011
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Spring is here, the sun is out and it's time to get out and enjoy the natural beauty of the north state. This year outdoor gear companies have continued to make lighter, tougher and more comfortable gear. Here are a few of the most innovative pieces of outdoor gear that may come in handy during a Northern California adv
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A good cycling pack will serve a rider through different types of terrain, whether it's a mellow commute to work or a slog up some muddy singletrack, by fitting comfortably, providing enough room for a cyclist's gear and hydration, and being tough enough to withstand the rigors of off-road travel.
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There is so much about bass fishing and so little space sometimes. If you ever saw that picture on T-shirts depicting a bass angler with an open tackle box and it said "so many lures and so little time." Actually there are so many lures one would think the bass would get fussier about what they would take given all
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In spring 2010, the Environmental Working Group released its latest "Shoppers Guide to Pesticides" for 49 fruits and vegetables.
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Q: My daughter and I love to swim and play in waters wherever we find them. While in French Gulch last year, we decided to play around in Clear Creek. The creek was running pretty high, but when my daughter and I got out we had these black, wormlike things hanging off us. Our first thought was leeches, which got us out of t
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Will MarketFest, downtown Redding's popular summer festival, ever make the move to the Market Street Promenade?
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With the lake filling up for a second straight year, phone reservation lines at Shasta Marina Resort were lighting up earlier this year.
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Excerpts from a June 2009 write-up on Gene's Drive In (love the anecdote at the end): It doesn't get much more local than Gene's Drive In on South Market Street. Owner Mike Nash, 64, has been flipping burgers for 28...
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Shasta County deputies today arrested a man suspected of shooting and killing a Platina man’s dog.
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We are the only Full Service Real Estate office in the Mt Shasta Mall. At the Mall we get a lot of foot traffic. The Mall has become in effect, the main street of Redding. It’s one of the few places people stroll about, outside th
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Well rumor has it that they are running out of marshalls that arewilling to work as bayliffs in judge Halpin's court room.Why could that be, perhaps they are tired of standing by while Halpin strips children away from good parents and abuses litigants representing themselves in the most emotional battle they
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People of Shasta County, it's time for us to unite and let the Judicial Council of California know how we feel about the Dobrowsky house and the trees the Dobrowsky family planted. They are both an IMPORTANT part of our...
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People of Shasta County, it's time for us to let the Judicial Council of California know how we feel about the Dobrowsky house and the trees the Dobrowsky family planted. They are both an IMPORTANT part of our Shasta County...
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I've made this a few times and it is so much better than store-bought ketchup that it's hard to believe they share a name. It is a lengthy process, though not complicated, and is only worth doing when you have good homegrown tomatoes - which sadly coincides with the hottest time of year. You'll be sweaty, your hair will be
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Hooray! A winner! At 9:40 p.m. last evening Holly hit the nail on the head. Congratulations Holly! The Ellis School once stood on that rock foundation in the 1880s. It was named for pioneers John and Helen Ellis who donated...
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Some snaps taken this week. Wish the powers that be could find a way to incorporate this stately old home and its tranquil garden into the design for the new court house -- perhaps as a law library or a...
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Palo Cedro resident Merle Haggard is the subject of this PBS documentary, available here. Below is an excerpt, but it leads you to the full version. Well worth your time. Watch the full episode. See more Ameri
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This home is directly adjacent to the old Boot Hill Graveyard, so you should decide first if that’s either creepy or awesome. We fall squarely into the latter camp. The parcel directly to the east has been lately renamed Buckeye Pioneer
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Expect a slightly cooler day today for the Redding area with a high between 72 and 78 degrees.
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My entire winter and early spring garden has gone to seed. The whole lot: arugula, lamb's lettuce aka mache, beets, cabbages, bok choy, russian red kale, dinosaur kale, you name it. Well, not the carrots - we ate all of the carrots. How we missed those last two beets, I am not sure. But for [...]
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The umpty-seventh study of California's pensions, released Thursday by the California Foundation for Fiscal Responsibility, reports the unsurprising findings that, yes, many public retirement plans are extraordinarily generous, the costs are a disastrous burden on state and local finances, and the expense is only going
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Is Mike Warren channeling his inner 7-year-old with juvenile exhibits at Turtle Bay Exploration like last year's "The Scoop on Poop" and "Grossology: The (impolite) science of the human body," now running through summer?
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The well-being survey reported in the Tuesday Record Searchlight is so obviously misdirected that it is a thing of wonder that your reporter does not have the education and insight to recognize it.
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I'm so glad President Obama showed his birth certificate.
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I want to thank Marc Beauchamp for his kind words about my grandfather Carl A. Williams in his Record Searchlight article of April 30. My grandfather was a visionary in many ways, as was his father-in-law James D. Wright (another of Redding's early leaders), and his son, my father James L. Williams, who was chair of the
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Next weekend, Shasta College gets to host the Northern California track and field championships.
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PALO CEDRO —There isn't a squad that can cool down the Foothill High School girls soccer team right now.
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This is only the start of the playoffs, yet the Knights softball team has had such a strong season that coach Sonny Stupek feels he is "playing with house money" this weekend.
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The Shasta College track and field team had 11 different top-10 finishes at the Northern California Championship Trials on Friday in Modesto.
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Marines will carry the American flag down the Redding Rodeo Parade route mounted on prancing representatives of the country's history.
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In 1911: Everett Cobb, 12, worked for several nights and made an 8-foot tunnel under the Oro Vista School in Oroville. On three occasions it was discovered that the school was entered during the night and minor articles stolen. When Cobb was questioned, he admitted his guilt. He was an exemplary student.
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Q: I have a question about the solid double yellow lines getting in and out of the car pool lanes in Southern California. I know there are certain hours to get in and out of the car pool lanes and you can use the lanes on the weekend no matter how many are in your vehicle. But I am confused about crossing the solid double l
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A local recreation group's longtime vision of an off-highway-vehicle trail circling Lassen Volcanic National Park is getting some help from Shasta County supervisors after nearly two decades of stumbling blocks.
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Interest in land, much of it bank-owned, that an Oregon-based company sells via auctions has risen over the last year.
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Gene Nash, the founder of Gene's Drive-in on South Market Street in Redding, has died.
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Stillwater Business Park's long-anticipated first tenant is pulling out of its deal with Redding.
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Time to polish your cowboy boots and shine your spurs — it’s Cottonwood Rodeo weekend.
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State water regulators never granted Redding permission to release unfiltered wastewater into the Sacramento River during the March deluge.
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Steve Main just wanted his students' writing exposed to a wider audience.
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Plans by Southern Aluminum Finishing Company (SAF) to construct a manufacturing facility at Stillwater Business Park have been put on hold, the company and city of Redding announced today. Continued depressed conditions in the commercial construction market for 2011, and projections of weak growth in 2012, led to the decisi
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The Pink Bean Boutique recently opened in the Hilltop Castle, 2295 Hilltop Drive (Suite 8), across the street from CR Gibbs American Grille in Redding.
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Following up on a post earlier this week, this is a fascinating map of variations in school financing per student. The differences among districts are actually dramatic -- and remote areas, where costs are spread among relative handfuls of students,...
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This L.A. Times political update would be funny if the solvency of the Golden State weren't at stake: Add cutting public education to the list of things that Republicans in the Legislature say they are unwilling to do. Assembly Minority...
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The Arizona Republic here does a very nice write-up on Henry C. Woodrum's book "Walkout." Check out this accompanying video. The book was published late last year by Woodrum's sons Hank (a Phoenix-area resident) and Mike (partner and bartender...
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I feel like it's 1991 and I'm back on campus where the sensitivity brigades are fresh out of boot camp. First there's the "unpardonable slander" that the military had code-named Osama bin Laden "Geronimo." (Here's the deal: Secret code names...
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Comment posted this afternoon on Redding.com by "brio#332441": I and about half of Redding tried the Greek Shack today after reading this piece. It was superb! We had gyros, tabouleh, and baklava -- all were excellent. The baklava was how...
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Amber Hays and Joe Condrey
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To help children devastated by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, Lorelei Kriss, 5, of Redding jumped into action.
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You can't have your cake and eat it too, my mother used to say. During the interim between my diaper days and the day she passed away at nearly 90 years of age, I probably heard that axiom about as many times as there are stars in the sky — give or take a few.
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This week's article is written by Heather Neal. Here are her tips for fellow procrastinators to use tech tools to look like you planned ahead this Mother's Day.
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Victoria Baldwin and Matthew Munroe
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The probating of a will permits a court of law to supervise the transfer of assets from the decedent to his or her heirs. The typical probate lasts about a year, with six months being the minimum time if everything goes according to schedule.
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Trinity County deputies are looking for a 90-year-old woman who walked away from a Lewiston residential care home earlier today.
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Redding artist Craig Padilla and I recorded this electro-ambient piece in 1994, or earlier, according to the sound file. It remained unfinished and “in the can” since then. More a sketch than anything else. I stumbled across it looking through some old material. Barely re
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Southern Aluminum Finishing (SAF) will suspend its expansion plans in Redding, citing the continuing construction industry depression.
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The demonstration will be Monday May 9th from 7:00 am til 10:00am, we will also bee demonstrating outside Redding city hall from 5:00 till whenever on the same day because representitives from the judicial council will be holding meetings about the proposed new courthouse.
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Deputies responded this afternoon to a report of an assault at Slaughterhouse Island on Lake Shasta and found two Oregon State students had been in a fight.
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To fight arthritis, tighten those bolts
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Library policy isn't stifling anyone's speech
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The hydra-headed birther accusations
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Steven L. Williams, Redding
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Richard Seltzer, Redding
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Why is Turtle Bay so 'gross' these days?
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Feeral bill would let public enjoy our public land
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The right wing has already started trying to say George W. Bush should have the credit for getting Osama bin Laden. It is only fair, then, that he continues to get credit for the bad economy.
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'Food deserts'? Government can't make them bloom
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Brandon Kinzel, Redding
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I don't know every detail of the debate, but it sure seems Sen. Doug LaMalfa is on the right track on this vote. Alas, he was in the minority. From CalTax's newsletter: Use of Fishing License Revenue for Costs of...
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Redding police officers made three arrests Thursday in connection with a January robbery of a Millville man in the parking lot of Safeway on Pine Street.
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The reward for information on an April 7 home invasion and sexual assault in Mount Shasta has increased to $12,632, the Siskiyou County Sheriff's Department reported Friday.
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That's the impression I get from a Q&A from the Administrative Office of the Courts on the new Shasta County courthouse. What will happen to the Dubrowsky House? The entire site is necessary to accommodate the requirements of the new...
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The best way to plant a tomato is to dig a trench and lay the tomato plant into it horizontally. Pinch lower leaves off the stem, and allow the top cluster of leaves to lead out of the trench. Cover the roots and stem with soil, and push a pillow of soil under the top stem to keep it erect. Because the bulk of the stem is b
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Endemic to Shasta County, Shasta snow-wreath is a large shrub with odd starburst flowers that was hiding in plain view for many years before being discovered by botanistst in 1992.
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Farm Dreams columnist Casey Schurig suggests several tasks to accomplish this month in the vegetable garden.
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A tour and tea, classes and nature walks are upcoming activities in the north state.
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Ask Anna columnist Anna Moseley offers a step-by-step plan for cleaning a grimy humidifier.
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Shasta College/UC Master Gardeners offer a strategy for peach leaf curl. The fungus is common this year in Redding because a rainy spring.
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[T]he question that will define the next 18 months, for Tester and his party, is not only whether there's room in rural America for Democrats; it's whether there's room in the Democratic Party for rural Americans. Newsweek has an interesting...
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From a press release in the in-box: Friday Demonstration in Eureka will target GOP legislator Starting shortly before noon on Friday May 6, a group of Humboldt County residents who care deeply about the future of California will rally in...
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What once stood on the rock foundation? Welcome to the weekly History Mystery Photo Contest. If you're the first person to give the correct answer, you'll win a $10 gift certificate from River City Java plus an award certificate with...
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When I was a teenager, I mowed some lawns, delivered some newspapers and worked hard only at avoiding real work. I would have been a poor candidate for the Youth Conservation Corps, in which 15- to 18-year-olds get up at dawn to put in 40-hour workweeks that include lots of manual labor in the summer [...]
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At his sold-out show in Red Bluff last night, a boisterous affair, Merle Haggard gave a tip of the hat to several of his favorite local eateries. "To all the waitresses at Lulu's, to all the waitresses at Lim's, to...
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We were sent this brief Short Sale video from B of A corporate. It wasn’t specifically meant for consumers. It’s directed toward agents and brokers. I thought I’d link to it anyway, for viewers here at RHB. In case you want some insight int
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What: A public meeting will provide information about the current status of the new Redding courthouse project, which is in site acquisition. When: Monday, May 9, 2011, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Where: Redding City Hall Community Room, 777 Cypress Ave, Redding, CA The meeting is intended to address public concerns about the pref
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The court has officially conspired with attorney Michael Cogan to bring from the dead a probation stemming from contempts against Lani kitkowski from over 3 years ago.The contempts themselves were contrived, mostly a mother taking her daughter to the doctor in emergency situations, this is a common tactic, using paren
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« Previous entry Thursday, May 5, 2011Representatives of the Judicial Council of California from San Francisco will be holding a meeting this coming Monday evening at 5:30 in the Redding City Hall Community Room on Cypress Street. These are the people who will mak
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We love duplexes. Live in one side, rent out the other. Buy this investor property using advantageous financing only available to owner occupants of homes up to 4 units. Fix it up and enjoy the tax advantaged gains. We have often described bu
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Mostly sunny skies with a high near 88 degrees are forecast for Redding today, but a change in the weather is expected late Saturday and Sunday, forecasters with the National Weather Service in Sacramento say. Partly sunny skies and a high temperature near 77 are forecast for Saturday, but there’s a 20 percent chance of s
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The ACLU and Tea Partiers have gone mad with invitations to the city -- for a date in court. Now a judge has put a temporary restraining order on the city of Redding's new policy for leafletting in front of the library. Read more about it here. Phil Fountain is a cartoonist, writer and occasional bed-wetter based ...
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Introducing a new face and a new feature on A News Café! It's the Café Stage Manager -- your schedule of locally focused theater, dance, storytelling and more -- compiled by North State actor and director Dean Williams. Dean has been standing either onstage or backstage in Shasta County for over 25 years. He has "walked
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Regarding your Sunday article on water, farmers, commercial fisherman and environmentalists: Despite all arguments to the contrary, the only people who we know of who kill coho salmon are fisherman.
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Dylan Darling wrote a piece (May 1) that bears little to no resemblance to the truth. The water diversions in Siskiyou County are all permitted by the Department of Water Resources as they should be.
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Two months and a day before 9/11, terrorism expert Larry C. Johnson published "The Declining Terrorist Threat," a New York Times op-ed decrying the fact that "Americans are bedeviled by fantasies about terrorism," when, in reality, "the decade beginning in 2000 will continue the downward trend" in le
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It seems like just yesterday that an acute California drought was forcing emergency water-saving measures, idling farmland, and slapping surcharges on utility bills. Formally, Gov. Jerry Brown only declared that drought over at the end of March. Well, when it rains it indeed pours down a real gully-washer.
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Early struggles can easily give way to failure — or provide a blueprint to greater success in the future.
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The University of Oregon snagged another Northern Section talent.
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Domenic D'Acquisto took the Northern Section distance events by such storm as a high school freshman that many thought greener pastures were inevitable for the Enterprise running standout.
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CHICO — All year long the Chico and Pleasant Valley High boys golf teams jockeyed for position in the Eastern Athletic League North standings, while Foothill, Shasta and Enterprise had their goals set on qualifying for the divisional championships.
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The Simpson University baseball team extended its season for one more day.
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Evans Furniture, a family-owned business that has been in Yuba City since 1966, is coming to Redding.
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In the eyes of the court, Kristi Lyn Lunbery of Burney is guilty of killing her husband with a single rifle shot to his head.
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The latest tip from the Red Bluff Garden Club's website: Fill a container with dry sand, pour a quart of vegetable oil evenly over the top, then push your hand tools in. The sand acts as an abrasive to clean the tools and the oil keeps water from damaging the metal. You just might learn some [...]
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SACRAMENTO —A Redding man was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court to nearly four years in prison for robbing a Woodland bank last year, a spokeswoman with the U.S. Attorney's Office said.
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A Shasta County Superior Court judge Thursday added an attempted murder charge to allegations against a Redding man already charged with assault with a firearm and other counts in connection with an April 22 drive-by shooting at Enterprise Community Park.
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Enterprise Starship, the Redding high school's show choir, has placed eighth in the nation in a prestigious competition.
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In 1911: Working at noon day, while those about him were chained in slumber, a thief took $170 from the cash register in the Thomas Kitto Saloon, and stole the gleaning of the carnival harvest that the proprietor had neglected to transfer to a place of more safety.
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A 5-month-old baby was killed and his mother suffered major injuries Wednesday night following a traffic accident on Dersch Road east of Anderson.
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When the Carson and Barnes Circus rolled into Redding on Thursday morning, the city's top animal regulation officer was there to inspect its animals.
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Shasta County deputy marshal Elizabeth Sampson, right, and other members of law enforcement get ready to honor fallen comrades Thursday at the Shasta County Peace Officers' Memorial Service at the Shasta County Courthouse.
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What: Redding Rodeo Week with the Asphalt Cowboys When: Through May 21 Click here for a list of Asphalt Cowboys Rodeo Week events. The Redding Asphalt Cowboys is a private organization and an official affiliate of the Redding Rodeo Association volunteering year round along with ...
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 My second foray into pinup and Burlesque photography. I'm not entirely happy with the results, but I'm trying. The rest of the set is on Tumblr.
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National Police Week is May 15-21, and WellnessOne of Redding is honoring law enforcement.
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A fifth wheel trailed was destroyed this morning in a fire just south of Red Bluff.
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As I've written before, my philosophical sympathies are with the plaintiffs in the dispute over the Redding library's speech policy -- and I also think that as a practical matter it's all hardly worth the trouble. However, I'd like to...
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Agency: Whiskeytown National Recreation Area
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Street artists and those inspired by the burgeoning art movement will be featured at the "Life Unscripted" show this weekend at Shevren Square in downtown Redding.
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Rancho de Briesgau was located on the east side of the Sacramento River, directly across the river from the more well known Rancho Buena Ventura, Major Pierson B. Reading's Mexican land grant.
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History buffs and curious first-timers can learn more about the history of Redding in two free Historical Redding walks this month.
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Representatives of the Judicial Council of California from San Francisco (these are the BIG guys and the people in charge) will be holding a meeting this coming Monday evening at 5:30 in the Redding City Hall Community Room on Cypress...
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Lots of buzz about Haggard's show tonight at the State Theatre in Red Bluff. A documentary about the country legend and Palo Cedro resident, "Merle Haggard: Learning to Live With Myself," won the Prism Award last week for "films and...
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Evil does not die of natural causes
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Responding to today's editorial, commenter team1st says we're promoting "misinformation from the opponents of a City Charter." What misinformation? Well, for instance: No, a City Charter does NOT create full-time highly paid council member jobs. In fact a City Charter...
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SACRAMENTO – A Redding man was sentenced today in U.S. District Court to nearly four years in prison for robbing a Woodland bank last year, a spokeswoman with the U.S. Attorney’s Office said.
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A man has been sentenced by a Tehama County superior court judge after pleading guilty to a case involving a very large stash of heroin. Tehama Interagency Drug Enforcement agents made a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by 27-year-old Francisco Santos-Valenzuela. According to the Tehama County D.A.’s Office, an off
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A Shasta County Superior Court judge ordered today a Redding man charged with assault with a firearm and other charges in connection with an April 22 drive-by shooting at Enterprise Community Park to also stand trial for attempted murder.
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I've got a Tumblr blog now. Mostly photography (sorry Blogger, you suck at it), observations and my quest for a 4-Hour lifestyle.Check it out right here.
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A Jury has returned verdicts in the case of six people involved in a downtown Redding brawl with Law Enforcement Officers. In the early morning hours of December 12th, a Redding Police Officer was flagged down at the intersection of Placer and California Streets because of a two-vehicle traffic collision. One of the invo
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A 22-year-old Anderson woman and her infant baby suffered major injuries in a rollover crash on Dersch Road. Just before 8 O’clock Wednesday night, Ramona Wollberg was westbound east of Parkville Drive when she swerved to miss a deer, lost control, overturned and collided with a utility pole. Wollberg and her 5-mon
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Evans Furniture, a family-owned business that has been in Yuba City since 1966, is coming to Redding.
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For Lake Shasta, Bridge Bay and Redding, in the newspaper serving LaCanada, a well-to-do LA suburb. Wonder if tourism honcho Bob Warren and the SCWA gang had a hand in it. The concluding graphs: Shasta Lake is a wondrous place...
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1st Annual SLATE Charity Park N Shine correction.
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A March protest against plans for a new Redding courthouse that activists fear would threaten the towering old redwoods on the corner of Oregon and Yuba streets got someone's attention at the state. A Monday-evening presentation by the Administrative Office...
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Anderson New Tech High student wins local essay contest through Barnes & Noble and advances to the regional level.
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2011 ETNA RODEO QUEEN CONTEST
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Art on the Block & Musicians Swap in Mount Shasta Aug. 6th accepting vendor applications.
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7 Lb Bass caught !
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Some graduates at Simpson University’s spring commencement were the first in their family to earn a college degree. But Melissa (Lloyd) Olsen of Roseville had the distinction of becoming the 12th member of her family to receive a Simpson diploma.
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Redding Rainbow Girl Leah Howell was appointed as State Officer for the International Order of the Rainbow for Girls. Leah was awarded to the office of Grand Confidential Observer and Representative to Kansas and Nebraska at the California Rainbow Girls Grand Assembly held in Fresno.
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Wesak 2011, May 13-15 Dr. Meg Blackburn Losey, James Gilliland, Jude Unegbu, Amorah Quan Yin, Paula Muran, Erik Berglund, etc., present info on 2012, UFOs, Crystal Skulls, Energy Healing, African Shamanic Healing, energetic balancing. Dawn Fazende, Editor, Mt. Shasta Magazine, talks on preparedness. For vending space call
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1. Shasta High School’s “The Music Man” 7 p.m. today through Saturday and May 12-14 at David Marr Auditorium, 2200 Eureka Way # B, Redding. Classic musical is performed by the Shasta High School Music Department. Features a cast of more than 70 students and live orchestra led by Lou Polcari. Tickets are $10 to $
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Artist Sonya Day only started painting nine years ago, after being dissuaded from pursuing art. This late bloomer remembers her first painting distinctly: an acrylic of a boat on water, a copy of a photograph she had taken in Croatia. The proportions were all off, so she painted over it a couple of years later, but her firs
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Healthy, cheap and something different.
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Caregivers face tremendous challenges when providing care for family members. Statistics show that 40 percent of caregivers die before their ill loved one does. Support groups, information and training are essential resources for caregivers to survive. Fortunately, we have the Mountain Caregiver Resource Center of Passages
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Shasta Blood Center is in need of O- blood.
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Bobby Slayton, “the pitbull of comedy,” was chewing away at a rapid clip, answering questions before they were asked, going off on tangents and reversing the field like an over-caffeinated running back.
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Michaels customers are being warned after the company learned that PIN pad tampering may have occurred in its Chicago-area stores.
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Agency: American Cancer Society Volunteer opportunities: Office staff, patient services staff and drivers needed. Training available: Orientation and/or on-the-job training Requirements: Ages 18 and older. Available 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays A passion to help local cancer patients Call: 800-227-2345 Go to www.redding.com/ne
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The following newspaper article is from the State Journal dated June 5, 1854: Contracts have been let to carry mail horseback between Shasta and Weaverville and another contract to carry mail from Weaverville to Yreka horseback. From Tower House, of...
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A 5-month-old baby was killed Wednesday night while his mother is in critical condition this morning at Mercy Medical Center in Redding following a traffic accident on Dersch Road
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Erin Ryan, the head honcho for the Redding Tea Party Patriots thinks so, or at least she thinks my username "Treebones" is.... Treebones, you need to stop commenting on the tea party in general and Redding Tea Party in particular...
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In the first week of May I am deep into contemplating the elements of Freddie Mercury’s face. While building my last planter boxes and getting the crops in I mulled it over. The boxes came out very nicely considering I am no monument to exact measuring. Thank god for my electric drill. It made fastening [...]
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In the eyes of the court, Kristi Lyn Lunbery of Burney is guilty of killing her husband with a single rifle shot to his head. But in her eyes, and in her heart, she knows she’s innocent.
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We created a website just for buyers who need information about homes in the Gold Hills Golf neighborhood. We have helped buyers and sellers in this neighborhood and we love it. An excellent golf experience runs throughout the neighborhood. Everyone we talk to who lives here brags about the lifestyle, with good reason. W
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Here’s a Western Oaks classic. Built in 1990, we last saw it as a failed Short Sale a couple months ago. It has a nice staircase entry and large tile kitchen. Saratoga is a highly regarded east Redding neighborhood, a street lined with
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It's going to be sunny today in Redding and the surrounding area with a high temperature near 89 degrees, forecasters with the National Weather Service in Sacramento say. Tonight's low should be around 53 degrees. Friday's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies and a high near 86, while Saturday should see partly sunny skies
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What: Tai Chi for Health at the Bohemian Art Loft When: Every Saturday May 7 through May 28, 1 p.m. Where: Bohemian Art Loft 3304B Bechelli Lane Redding Cost: $5 Open Group with Lou Drew, every Saturday May 7 through 28 at 1 PM.
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Downtown Redding used to be a fair-to-middling food wasteland with little but fast food offerings, while chain restaurants sprouted like weeds in Enterprise and induced Westside residents to venture across the river in search of dinner. But a few brave folks have taken the bull by the teeth (to mix several metaphors) and fo
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I've been noticing for a few years now how people more than ever seem to be living in almost parallel media universes, making political judgments based on entirely different and conflicting sets of facts -- WorldNetDaily vs. Moveon.org, or what...
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It's ironic that May 1 was Yom Hashoah, the day Jews throughout the world remember and honor those who died in the Holocaust. Then, and now, I do not use it as an excuse to hate Germans.
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When I took a job with the state, I had to give them my birth certificate.
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Today I am very thankful and proud to be an American.
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Thank you, President Barack Obama, for the masterful way you and your security team conducted the operation to capture and kill Osama bin Laden.
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The morning after we got Osama bin Laden, I woke up with a powerful urge to plant my garden.
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Government would be a lot more reliable if we could write courage into the Constitution, or if California voters could pass an initiative making backbone, vision and wisdom prerequisites for office along with residency and citizenship.
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Your placement of the picture displaying the moment the towers were attacked on Monday was a perfect reminder to all Americans.
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The Anderson High School football team may take on a whole new look before they head into summer break.
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Anderson High School softball pitcher Cheridan Hawkins verbally committed to the University of Oregon on Wednesday.
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Life Signs band members Ralph Lewis (from left), Tim Hobbs and Jerry Kirk pray Wednesday behind Redding City Hall. The band joined about 70 other people Wednesday evening for a Bible-reading marathon that started Monday morning, which leads up to today’s National Day of Prayer. The Rev. Jim Wilson of Redding emceed the e
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A Mountain Gate grandmother who sued a fence company and a major home improvement store after she tripped and was impaled by a gate outside her home has dropped her lawsuit.
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In verdicts delivered over a two-day period, three of six people arrested during a December brawl with police outside a downtown Redding bar were convicted of misdemeanor resisting arrest, and two were acquitted.
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An adult novelties store that worried staff members at a nearby elementary school won't be coming to its proposed Parallel Road site after all.
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An Aug. 30 trial date was set Wednesday in Shasta County Superior Court for a Redding man accused of attacking his sister with a chain saw.
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Civil libertarians leafleted the Redding library Wednesday afternoon, just hours after a Shasta County judge temporarily blocked city restrictions on pamphleteering around the building.
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Shasta-Trinity National Forest firefighter Joedan Pearsall lights a prescribed burn Wednesday at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area. Smoke from the planned 50-acre fire rose above Redding's west skyline and burned along the park's east boundary, south of Highway 299 and about three miles from Shasta. The fire was intended
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In an effort to speed along certain mental health, adoption and parenting programs, the Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency is adding six jobs and increasing a seventh to a full-time position.
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In 1911: Modoc County was expected to have a great apple season. The winter banana apples of the John Briles orchards brought $8 to $10 a box last year owing to their excellence.
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MarketFest will undergo major changes this year.
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Release intended to flush waterway
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Join Avanti Travel from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today for Disney Day at 2390 Athens Ave. in Redding.
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The northbound lane of Churn Creek Road at Browning Road is blocked this evening after a two-vehicle wreck.
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There are lots of famous people from around here. Well, maybe not lots. But some. And maybe they aren't from here but lived here for a while. Or something. Merle Haggard. Authur Godfrey. The Hearsts. Tom Hanks. Michael Chiarello. Swede Risberg.But I present two semi-famous people from here.
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The boys from Sierra Pacific Industries and Mythbusters had entirely too much fun seeing what would happen if you fired a dynamite-tipped crossbow bolt at a tree. The hilarious and scary video is here. Mark Lathrop of Sierra Pacific tells...
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The Mountain Caregiver Resource Center (MCRC) of PASSAGES, an organization that “offers services for family caregivers who provide care to adults with a brain/neurological impairment or provide care to frail adults,”  is holding a special event in May to honor the family caregiver. If you enjoy wine tasting, art, and
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OK, following up on the Chronicle piece I mentioned earlier, here's a stark contrast. From the Chronicle: By the end of last year, San Francisco had an estimated 30,700 tech jobs, just shy of the 32,800 around the peak in...
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Redding police officers are looking for the driver of a flatbed pickup that hit a bicyclist this afternoon on Hartnell Avenue.
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A man who stole marijuana in Oak Run last year will be sentenced to six years in state prison. On September 28th, an Oak Run resident called the Shasta County sheriffs office, and reported that 40 year old Victorio Rhoades and several other people were on his property stealing marijuana. The victim told deputies that the
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The Nerds on Call will be holding a food drive throughout the month of May. Residents are invited to stuff the “Nerd Mobile” with food. The business is asking residents to donate non-perishable goods. The items most requested are cereals, canned meats, canned vegetables, and other non-perishables. You can als
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AAA will be offering free rides home on May 5th. The Cinco De Mayo holiday is Thursday, and AAA will be offering its Tipsy Toe program from 6pm May 5th until 6am May 6th. The agency will offer free tow home of up to 10 miles. The service will provide a one-way ride for the driver and their vehicle. Call 1-800-222-4357 an
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Ever wonder why, despite the palpable failure of the economy that Redding residents see, California never seems to change its ways? Well, things are working pretty well elsewhere. From the Chronicle's look at booming technology companies: This growth story is...
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Three of six people arrested during a December brawl with police outside a downtown Redding bar were convicted Tuesday by a Shasta County jury of misdemeanor resisting arrest.
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What: Special Anniversary Celebration at the Bohemian Art Loft Features Mother's Day Jewelry Exhibit and Music Night When: Thursday (May 5), 3 to 10 p.m.; jewelry sale runs Thursday through Saturday Where:Bohemian Art Loft, 3304B Bechelli Lane, Redding Come help celebrate our 1-year anniversary ...
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Federal, State and Local Agencies converged on the Redding Municipal Airport Wednesday morning for a disaster drill. The three-hour drill simulated an actual airport incident, better preparing emergency responders in the event of an actual disaster. According to Jeff Granberry with the Redding Fire Department, drills of
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The 30-year-old man, a former security guard now on disability, makes no secret of his fetish for infantilism. He invited a crew from a National Geographic cable show into his home. Here's the resulting story in Britain's Daily Mail today....
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A member of the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office Explorer Team walked away with a trophy following a weekend competition. The five member Tehama County Team participated in the 2011 Law Enforcement Exploring Team Challenge in Redwood City along with 400 other Explorers from around California and as far away as Las Ve
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Redding dog owners should soon see reminders in their mailboxes about renewing Dog Licenses. California law requires all dogs to be vaccinated against rabies and Licensed at four months of age. Haven Humane Society administers licenses for the City of Redding. Licenses may be purchased at Haven on Eastside Road or Dana P
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A United Way member agency is looking for Crisis Line volunteers. Help Inc. has been providing suicide prevention, crisis intervention, information, and referral services since 1971. The agency’s help line is looking for volunteers to answer phone calls. A new training program starts May 10th, which consists of cla
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Community members are invited to make it their mission to share in the commitment to fight the number one killer of women at this year’s Go Red for Women Luncheon. In 2004, the American Heart Association faced a challenge. Cardiovascular disease claimed the lives of nearly 500-Thousand American women each year, yet
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An Aug. 30 trial date was set this afternoon in Shasta County Superior Court for a Redding man accused of attacking his sister with a chain saw.
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What: Gordon Rowland in Concert at the Bohemian Art Loft When: Saturday (May 7), 8 p.m. Where: Bohemian Art Loft, 3304B Bechelli Lane, Redding Cost: $10, students $5. Limited seating. Reserve tickets at 229-7818 Classical and Spanish guitar virtuoso, composer ...
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The words over at Three Word Wednesday are grace, jitter and thin.LovesickShe knows he’s much, much too thin and it pains her when they’ve not seen one another in consecutive days and there’s that initial shock that almost comes out in a gasp, w
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A 47-year-old Shasta County woman has been sentenced to two years in prison for robbing a Burney gas station-mini-mart last year, Shasta County sheriff's officials announced today.
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A school bus with children on board and a pickup were involved in a traffic accident this morning in the Palo Cedro area, but no one was injured, a spokesman for the California Highway Patrol said
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ON MONDAY MAY 9TH THE "CALIFORNIA PROTECTIVE PARENTS ASSOCIATION" OF SHASTA COUNTY WILL BE DEMONSTRATING  IN FRONT OF THE SHASTA COUNTY COURT HOUSE AT 1500 COURT STREET . CONTACT "CPPA FOR DETAILS AT cppashastacounty@yahoo.com.
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After years of being subjected to the toxic fumes billowing out of the copper smelter chimneys, the banks, hills and slopes in the Keswick and Kennett areas suffered major erosion damage. In an attempt to stop the erosion, the government...
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You can find out in the USDA's new "food desert" locator. It's a nifty online tool, but call me skeptical of the data. Some of Redding's food deserts include major grocery stores -- both of the city's Raley's stores, for...
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The Federal Bureau of Investigation is warning of a computer virus being spread through an email purporting to have photos or video of Osama bin Laden’s death.
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Smoke rising above Redding's west skyline this morning is from a prescribed burn ignited by firefighters at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area.
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Excerpt from today's Shasta High School bulletin: In honor of Star Wars Day, the Star Wars Club will meet today at lunch in room 817, May the 4th be with you! (Moretti)...
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I often read labels when I'm grocery-shopping, but I find many are confusing. Is there something I'm missing?   With so many claims plastered on labels, things can get really confusing. Food companies use these claims to make you think products are healthier than they really are. We've round
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A multi-agency disaster drill is being held today at the Redding Municipal Airport.
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What: Reception for fish printing artist Andrew Jensen, part of Red Bluff's First Friday Art Event When: Friday night (May 6) from 5-8 p.m. Where: Red Bluff Art Gallery, 601 Walnut Street, 530-529-1332 This Friday, the First Friday Art Event features "Gyotaku", the Japanese Art of Fish Printing demonstrated by Redding's An
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That's Kyle James, founder of 10-year-old Rather-Be-Shopping.com. In a press release on TMCnet.com, detailing a web site redesign: "... with gas prices soaring at over $4 per gallon, I now have a free shipping page that lists all the free...
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This 1845 sq ft 3/2 is a subject of investigation today. Well, perhaps not this home directly, but as evidence in part of a
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It should be sunny, warm and a bit breezy in Redding today, forecasters with the National Weather Service in Sacramento say. Today's high should be near 89 degrees, and a north winds is expected to blow between 10 to 18 mph. Gusts could be as high as 26 mph. Winds will calm down tonight and the low should be around 55 degre
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Right out in the open, on the corner of Market and Shasta streets in downtown Redding, is the proclamation: “RDG Has Culture.” The exclamatory spray paint on the Shasta Street side of Boardmart is part of a mural by Sheena and Ben George, the first in a series of public projects by this husband-and-wife artistic team ..
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PALO CEDRO —The Cougars had all of four hits in Tuesday's prep baseball game with the Shasta Wolves
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SHASTA LAKE — The Falcons are league champions once again.
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Northern Section football teams that win a section championship will have a better opportunity to compete for a state bowl game thanks to a decision handed down Friday in Milpitas by the California Interscholastic Federated Council.
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Lindsay Davis hurled 12 strikeouts for the Foothill Cougars softball team, giving up only three hits in a 3-0 victory over the Shasta Wolves on Tuesday.
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Maybe it's churlish to knock a government agency for investing in technology and looking toward the future, but that trench Caltrans is digging down the middle of Interstate 5 in Shasta County is all too apt a symbol of the hole the state of California has been digging for itself.
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When considering the issue of leafleting vehicle windshields as an act of free speech, we need to factor in the inability of many disabled drivers to remove fliers from their windshields.
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When people in Washington start creating fancy new phrases, instead of using plain English, you know they are doing something they don't want us to understand.
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Regarding Meurig Davies' letter Sunday concerning her desire to have the "birthers" apologize to Mr. Obama, our president: Absolutely not!
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Why have so many people chosen to have pieces of metal in various body parts?
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Let's hope SETI's first contact with intelligent life isn't a message pleading for an ombudsman to help resolve intolerance on their planet.
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I agree, in part, with the opinion of Bill Walsh (letter, Friday). His suggestion that we all commence driving at 50 mph is one I decided on some months ago, with the exception that I set my cruise control at 55 mph as a reflection of the gas crunch in the middle 1970s.
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"Yes we can!" and yes he did.
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A major volunteer trail work day is scheduled for this Saturday, May 7, at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area. You might call it Don’t Tread on the Salmon Day. Let me explain. The Clear Creek Canal Trail runs for more than four miles roughly parallel to Paige Bar Road from just below Clair Hill Whiskeytown Dam [...]
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After unanimously agreeing to pay back more than $500 in lunches served at a training session in March, Shasta County supervisors Tuesday said they might need to change the personnel policy that lets county department heads approve such expenses.
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Flags above the state Capitol flew at half-staff Tuesday in honor of a fallen north state soldier.
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RED BLUFF — Two draft laws, one that would ban medical marijuana dispensaries and another that would strictly regulate them, are on their way to the Tehama County Planning Commission.
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In 1911: Anderson kicked off its two days of carnival. A busy hum told of the excitement as hundreds of pleasure-seeking people swarmed the streets. Carriages and automobiles brought visitors many miles to join in the Maytime joy.
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When he was a young man in the mid-1980s, a rookie Torrance police officer named Tim Pappas watched two fellow officers kick and punch a handcuffed suspect.
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New construction activity in Redding remains in a historically deep funk.
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Rate changes proposed by Pacific Gas & Electric Co. are unfairly targeted at low-income customers, says a San Francisco-based think tank.
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Redding will spend millions of dollars less on a major sewage treatment plant expansion than planned.
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New policy slated for Redding library
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Redding will spend millions of dollars less on a major sewage treatment plant expansion than planned.
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Martha County? Old Martha? Mt. Martha? No, we're talking about the San Francisco Zoo's tiger, whose naming rights were auctioned off in a fundraiser, reports SF Appeal....
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What: Redding Mountain Biking Club Trail Work Day - Clear Creek Canal Trail Re-alignment Who: Mountain Bikers, Hikers, Runners, Equestrians When: Saturday (May 7), 8 a.m. Where: WES (Whiskeytown Environmental School) Camp, also called NEED Camp. RMB will be hosting a major trail work day on Saturday ...
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When Louis Freedberg puts the question so starkly, it ought to win some attention. From a California Watch report on a new legislative analysis on the cost of operating very small school districts: In some very small schools in remote...
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The Shasta Cascade Bicycle Coalition invites individuals and worksite teams to join the friendly and fun Bike Commute Challenge, taking place May 15 to 21. Now is the time for team captains to register and recruit team members – and issue a challenge to another department or worksite. Each participant who commutes or does
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Naked Coffeeserves organic
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A Tehama County man was sentenced Monday to nine years in prison after he was arrested last year on a series of marijuana possession and cultivation charges, it was announced today by the Tehama County district attorney’s office.
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The Trial for a Siskiyou County man accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a three-year-old girl has been postponed. Kody Kaplon is suspected of kidnapping the girl from her home in March of 2009, prompting a Multi-State Amber Alert. Later that day, a group of miners working near the Oregon border found the girl s
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Five local Red Cross volunteers have been sent to Alabama to help in the wake of recent tornadoes. The Redding volunteers are licensed mental health professionals who will be assisting evacuees. They left Saturday for a two week deployment. An additional Shasta County volunteer left Tuesday. That volunteer will be going
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Smoke will be seen rising from the Whiskeytown National Recreation area over the next several weeks. Park Officials have announced the resumption of prescribed burning that began in February in the Buck and East Boundary Projects. The areas are along the eastern boundary of the Park, bordering on B-L-M lands and private
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The Shasta Women’s Fefuge has received a generous donation. The Refuge received a 70-Thousand Dollar gift from the Estate of the late Elizabeth Coleman, a woman who lived in Redding and Eugene, Oregon, after retiring from Douglas Aircraft Company in Los Angeles. According to Coleman’s Nephew John Nelson, who
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A Tehama County woman who failed to make it to Court dates and Court-ordered drug counseling is going to Prison. Christina Bilodeau was arrested by Corning Police in February of last year and charged with receiving stolen property, that property being a motor vehicle. She pled guilty in March, but then failed to appear f
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A man is going to Prison for telling C-H-P Officers at the truck scales that he was somebody else. In January, Jesus Ledesma was stopped by the C-H-P at the Cottonwood Inspection Facility on Interstate Five. He had no driver’s license to show them because his license had been suspended or revoked. When different Of
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SACRAMENTO – A Red Bluff man is facing a maximum 10-year prison sentence and a $250,000 fine after he pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court to making a sawed-off shotgun, a spokeswoman with the U.S. Attorney's Office said.
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In some parts of Northern California, a reduction in law-enforcement presence is something the locals don't much mind, reports the Press-Democrat in a story about the Mendocino County sheriff trimming rural patrols: "I haven't heard any complaints," said Mendocino County...
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Briggsville was one of Shasta County's original 1849 gold mining settlements. It was located beside Clear Creek and was Horsetown's neighbor on the east. There is hardly anything remaining there to remind us it existed except for the remains of...
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Call 800-290-2929. BEST BITES ROGUE RIVER, Lower, Ore. — The best of the spring salmon run on the Rogue River is just now hitting the river, and while there are still slower days, over the weekend the run really picked up in momentum, and all WON contacts reported very good an
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Two north state residents who died Saturday night in a traffic accident on Highway 299 west of Hawkins Bar in Trinity County were identified today as James Summerfield, 48, of Burnt Ranch and 3-year-old Sapphire Lauri-Summerfield of Willow Creek.
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Five Northern California Red Cross volunteers, including three from Shasta County, have been sent to Alabama to assist in disaster and relief operations there.
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Firefighters at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area are set to light a 50-acre prescribed fire this week if weather conditions allow.
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Before it was listed, we featured this house on the corner of Swasey and 299. We received a lot of interest in it back then, in March. Now it’s priced to sell.
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Sunny skies with a high temperature near 82 degrees are in Redding's weather forecast today. Forecasters with the National Weather Service in Sacramento also say that northerly winds should be between 5 to 13 mph with gusts as high as 20 mph. Tonight's low will be around 52 degrees. The forecast for Wednesday calls for sunn
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Doni: First, Charlie Price, I am absolutely beside myself with joy over the news that you won an Edgar Award in New York Thursday for your book, "The Interrogation of Gabriel James".  What a spectacular honor - the thrill of a lifetime. You must feel so ... gosh, forgive me, I almost said what you felt. Sorry. So, Cha
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Once the most hated face in America — and rightly so — Osama bin Laden's bearded mug had largely faded from the public's consciousness in recent years. Time will never heal all the wounds of the 9/11 attacks, but in the near-decade since, the raw rage has cooled.
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Apparently, our Muslim-loving — if not Muslim himself — president ordered the U.S. Navy Seals to provide a Muslim religious service for Osama bin Laden.
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In reference to the photo on page 8A of Monday's paper, I am saddened by your choice.
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These are times of high anxiety for California politicians of all stripes who hold state or federal office anywhere below the statewide level. Even some city council members and county supervisors now quiver as they await possible grand opportunities.
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Do you think the first thing Donald Trump does in the morning is kiss the mirror and give himself a big good-morning hug?
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Since Bush 43 gets blamed for everything by the Obama administration, do you think he will be blamed for the death of Osama bin Laden?
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RED BLUFF —Joe Carlton merely wanted to get his approach shot close to the pin on the first playoff hole. Instead, his second shot from 68 yards bounced right into the cup for an eagle to give the 28-year-old from Windsor the victory and $5,000 at the Red Bluff Pro-Am on Monday.
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Foothill wins five-person scramble event
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With neutral championship sites for the Northern Section prep baseball playoffs now in force, the goal is to get a top-two seed for area baseball teams.
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Lassen Volcanic National Park is looking for people to spend the summer as hosts at two of its campgrounds.
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In light of Osama bin Laden's death Monday almost 10 years after the terror attacks that rocked Americans, college students in Shasta County reflected on the day that introduced many of them to war for the first time.
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In 1911: A barn dance was given by Mr. and Mrs. B.F. Chase in their large barn in the Cove. The music was furnished by the Wengler orchestra, which played for the dancers until morning. A supper was served at midnight. Forty couples attended the dance.
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April showers were copious in the Cascades but not so impressive around the rest of the north state.
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The Redding Amateur Wrestling Club (RAWC) had three wrestlers earn state placements at the California State Championships for Olympic Greco-Roman in Fresno on Saturday.
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A Fighting Falcon F-16 visited Redding Municipal Airport on Monday morning to get the word out that the Air Force Thunderbirds will headline this year's Redding Air Show, Sept. 24-25 at the airport.
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Tweaking his third novel at least a dozen times eventually paid off for Redding resident Charlie Price. The writer scored an Edgar Allan Poe Award Thursday night in New York City.
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Shasta County residents are just about the unhappiest and unhealthiest in a nationwide survey Gallup conducted last year.
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Despite what it characterizes as "continuing economic challenges," Bank of Commerce Holdings earned $1.4 million in the first quarter of 2011.
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A man killed in a motorcycle wreck Saturday morning at Deschutes Road north of Anderson was identified Monday morning by the Shasta County coroner's office as 28-year-old Steven Adams of Palo Cedro.
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Since Sept. 11, 2001, at least 17 servicemen from the north state have died in Iraq and Afghanistan. Here are their stories.
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Although his wife broke down in tears Sunday night when she learned that terrorist leader Osama bin Laden had been killed, Robert Bancroft said he remained stoical.
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Viewpoints: Myths about state workers mask gross inequalitiesBy Saree MakdisiThe current obsession with state workers' wages and benefits, which has been sweeping the nation from the Midwest to California, is distracting Americans from the real economic questions we should urgently be asking ourse
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Again this year, communities across the United States will come together during National Police Week—May 15-21—to honor and remember those law enforcement officers wh
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In Joel Kotkin's 2011 ranking of the best American cities for job growth, Redding ranks ... well, not at the bottom, but painfully close to it. We're No. 353 on the list of 398 American cities. (Dead last is Pine...
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Since Sept. 11, 2001, at least 17 servicemen from the north state have died in Iraq and Afghanistan. Here are their stories.
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Though his wife broke down in tears Sunday night when she learned the news that terrorist leader Osama bin Laden had been killed, Robert Bancroft said he remained stoic.
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Blow for justice does not undo bin Laden's evil
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Terri Ricker, Redding
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Rudy Anberg, Redding
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Emory Hanlon, Weed
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High-anxiety time for California pols
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Suzy Coffee, Manton
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Osama bin Laden is toast. Read an update about the 9/11 mastermind's confirmed departure from the planet here. Phil Fountain is a cartoonist, writer and occasional bed-wetter based in the far reaches of Northern Californey.
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A Redding man passed out while driving on Court Street Monday, and when he came to, he found that his pickup truck had clipped an Acura, sheared off a utility pole sending live electric lines onto the ground, knocked over a fire hydrant causing a flood, and then sideswiped a Volvo before coming to rest in the middle of t
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Four juveniles were uninjured after being stranded on a sand bar in the Sacramento River. The Tehama County Sheriff’s Office received a report around 10:15 Saturday night of four missing juveniles. The parents of the missing children, who ranged in age from 12 to 14, said the kids had been playing in the area of Mi
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There was no thunder in the weather forecast Monday. Thunder could certainly be heard, however, as an F-16 arrived in Redding. It’s part of the Air Force Thunderbirds demonstration team that’ll be here for the air show in September. The six fighter planes come within 18 inches of each other while performing h
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This year's Shasta High School musical extravaganza....
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A Red Bluff man has been found hanging in his cell in the Tehama County Jail. William Lee Hawthorne Junior was declared dead at 3:43 Saturday morning. He had been alone in a cell, and was found by Corrections Officers during an hourly security check. An hour earlier, Guards say he had been sleeping. He apparently was han
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C-H-P Investigators are trying to determine when a motorcyclist died on Deschutes Road. The motorcyclist, 28-year-old Steven Adams, was discovered just before 9:30 Saturday morning. He apparently had been traveling northbound on Deschutes on a 2002 Yamaha when he ran off the east side of the road north of Mustang Drive a
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A 12-year-old Cottonwood boy is reportedly responsible for shooting out the windows of a Lake California residence. According to the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office, Gordon Rydquist, who lives in San Jose but maintains a second home in Lake California, arrived at his Rio Alto Drive residence around Four O’cloc
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The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld an Alameda County ordinance that bans the possession and sales of firearms on county-owned property.
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Two Salyer residents were killed Saturday night in a traffic accident on Highway 299 west of Hawkins Bar, the California Highway Patrol reported today.
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A mountain lion blamed for killing goats, chickens and cats in the Millville area was tracked by trained dogs and killed by a trapper on Saturday, a spokesman for the state Department of Fish & Game said today.
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Where: Mary Queen Of Peace Retreat Center, Shingletown, CA.When: May 28th (Sat) and May 29th (Sunday)  Usually you must
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Q. In 2010, Oregon Governor Ted Kulongoski overturned an 87-year-old law that barred teachers from wearing religious garb in classrooms including turbans, yarmulkes and scarves. Do you agree with this decision? Why/Why not? I believe Gov. Kulongoski is to be commended. The children and their communities will ultimately bene
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While I think Redding officials might have been wiser to let the whole library feud quietly fade, the flip side of the recently filed lawsuits is that they're all about the principle of thing. As I'm sure the city will...
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If you tell me that you are staying in a rather nice walled compound in Abbottabad, I can tell you in return that you are the honored guest of a military establishment that annually consumes several billion dollars of American...
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I love it when Local Artists Break out and do something so Clever and Lively! This local young talent Artist Kong Souriyavong has been busy on several
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Abu Bakr Salahuddin, the imam of Redding's mosque, shares his early-morning thoughts on the weekend's big news: May G'd forgive me if what I feel is wrong, right now I feel elated over the demise of such an evil person...
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Emergency crews are being sent this morning to a reported traffic accident in which a vehicle apparently hit a power pole and a fire hydrant.
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The road still exists but the toll taking ended in 1926 when Shasta County took it over and incorporated it into the county road system. It was constructed in 1902 by the Northern Trinity Toll Road Company so that the...
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I am sorry it has been so long since my last update. However, last Saturday, our beloved Lyman (Matt's step father) left this earth in the arms of angels, his pain and suffering gone forever. He is now safely enfolded...
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A 12-year-old Lake California boy is in a whole lot of trouble.
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Four Tehama County juveniles were rescued from a sand bar in the Sacramento River Saturday night after they were reported missing, officials with the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office reported today.
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A 30-year-old Tehama County jail inmate died early Saturday after he was found hanging from a bed sheet in his cell, officials with the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office said today.
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Bruce's fine editorial today on the shutdown of the Hat Creek radio observatory sent me looking online for other info and this wonderful graphic Googled up -- comparing the cost of running the Allen Array for one year with everything...
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These just seemed appropriate today seeing as Obama has gotten a new piñata for the white house just in time for Cinco De Mayo!
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Rabbi Shifren will be speaking at tonight's Redding Tea Party Patriots meeting. My guess is that he is forming some real bonds with the locals. Anyway, he was informed of my earlier post discussing his comments made over the air...
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A man killed in a motorcycle wreck Saturday morning at Deschutes Road north of Anderson was identified this morning by the Shasta County coroner's office as 28-year-old Steven Adams of Palo Cedro.
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CAIRO (AP) -- A computer programmer, startled by a helicopter clattering above his quiet Pakistani town in the early hours of the morning Monday, did what any social-media addict would do: he began sending messages to the social networking site Twitter.
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This season has proven to be an extraordinary Spring, with an abundance of wildflowers, water in creeks, and birds in the trees. It was a wet end to Winter, but a magic May Day ensues.
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We can’t recall having seen a rainbow in an image of a foreclosure home before. In fact this listing may break a record with
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Mostly sunny skies, breezy winds and a high temperature near 78 degrees are in Redding's weather forecast for today, officials with the National Weather Service in Sacramento say. Today's winds should be between 11 to 14 mph with gusts as strong as 20 mph. Tonight's low temperature should be around 49. Tuesday's forecast ca
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Helicopters descended out of darkness on the most important counterterrorism mission in U.S. history. It was an operation so secret, only a select few U.S. officials knew what was about to happen.
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Some local law enforcement agencies in the U.S. were adding security measures Monday following Osama bin Laden's death, out of what one called "an abundance of caution."
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Osama bin Laden, the face of global terrorism and architect of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, was killed in a firefight with elite American forces Monday, then quickly buried at sea in a stunning finale to a furtive decade on the run.
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What: Slow Food Shasta Cascade announces a Slow Food Mexican Brunch When: Sunday (May 8), Mothers Day, at noon. Purchase tickets by Friday (May 6); no tickets at the door. Where: Llano Seco Rancho, 8369 Hugh Baber Lane, Chico; http://www.llanoseco.com/ Brunch under the oaks at the beautiful Llano Seco Ranch. Together we'll
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Welcome to the first meeting of the Literary Minds Online Book Club. I'm so glad you could make it. I couldn't fit you all in my living room, so make yourselves comfortable in my virtual home. Enjoy my virtual coffee and wine and desserts. Don't worry about spilling anything on the carpets, they're virtually indestructibl
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Shasta High School students are preparing to open their ambitious spring musical, "The Music Man," which begins its 2-week run on Wednesday, and Director Gavin Spencer has taken time out to answer a few questions about the show. First, about the musical: Playwright Meredith Willson's most famous work premiered on Broadw
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What: 1st SpringPalooza Rummage Sale, Art & Music Festival When: May 7, 7 a.m. - 11 p.m. Where: Chrysalis Charter School (the old Bishop Quinn High School), 21893 Old 44 Drive, Palo Cedro Chrysalis Parent Club is hosting its first ...
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Today's Record Searchlight will be a special edition with full coverage of Osama bin Laden's killing by American forces. The paper will begin arriving at homes by 6 a.m. and will also be available in news racks and stores. It features a full-page commemoration of Sept. 11, 2001. Follow Redding.com for new developments on th
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RED BLUFF — On a day that seemed perfect for low scores, the field at the Red Bluff Pro-Am instead scuffled around for 18 holes.
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Three Shasta College softball players landed on the all-state JC softball team this weekend.
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California pretends to have a death penalty for murder and other heinous crimes. That is, judges and juries sentence violent felons to die in San Quentin State Prison's execution chamber.
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There was a time when carrying a firearm or any weapon into a house of worship was considered sacrilege.
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The astrophysicists who set up shop in the remote mountains of eastern Shasta County at the Hat Creek Observatory were themselves alien visitors of a sort. From the planets Berkeley and Mountain View, they came in peace, bringing wondrous technology and some very strange ideas.
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Huddled against his father in a corner booth at Mary's Pizza Shack on Sunday, Matt Farley looks like any 10-year-old boy who's just had too many slices of pepperoni.
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Along with the rest of America, the news that Osama bin Laden had been killed Sunday was on the minds of many north state residents.
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In 1911: Coroner John Larkin returned from Cayton Valley where he had been called to hold an inquest on the body of Donald Charles Bosworth, 9-year-old son of Charles G. Bosworth, who was shot and killed under somewhat peculiar circumstances. Donald was believed to have been accidentally shot by his brother.
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What: Shasta College Jazz Big Band Concert When: May 4, 7:30 p.m. Where: Shasta College Theatre Cost: $3, tickets available here. The Shasta College Division of Arts, Communications and Social Sciences presents the Shasta College Community Jazz Big Band in Concert. You can hear them at ...
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Not sure what to make of the news that Osama Bin Laden has been killed. I know it's a huge worldwide story and so it is worthwhile to note. And yet:On the one hand, I view him as extraordinarily evil. On the other hand, there are plenty of people *just* *like* *him* who would do the same if they coul
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Osama bin Laden is Dead, U.S. Officials Say. Click here for NY Times story.
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High pressure is trying to push northward along the west coast and bring us summertime weather. The jetstream or storm track continues fairly strong for this time of year and is pushing the storms eastward across the Pacific toward the west coast. The high will keep most of the storms north of our area but the stronger-than
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WASHINGTON — Osama bin Laden, the glowering mastermind behind the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks that murdered thousands of Americans, was killed in an operation led by the United States, President Barack Obama said Sunday.
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A motorcyclist has regained consciousness after being hit by a truck near the intersection of Victor Avenue and Dana Drive in Redding this evening, though the driver of the truck still hasn't been found.
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Police arrested a man in connection with a hit-and-run collision Sunday night that injured a Redding motorcyclist.
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Firefighters couldn't coax a cat that reportedly has been stuck in a tree for three days now into coming down this evening.
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Lots o' pictures ahead. After we returned from Paris we still had a week to go in Amsterdam.The evening we got back, we went to Cafe Casablanca to see one of our favorite musicians, Wouter Kiers. As we
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The North State fiddle prodigy plays a mean mandolin on the classic Maggie May. Wait for the solo near the end....
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Ah, color! Ah, Sunshine! It will be warm today and tonight as we sleep. I’ll be doing some transplanting this evening to my new DIY planters. We have tomato plants galore. Can’t wait for the juicy sweet fruit later this summer. The tomatoes are just too small to see in this photo. There will be [...]
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GET INVOLVED!Things like this are how you can help to change our courts for the better, go to: [www.courts.ca.gov]scroll down to "proposals Open For Public Comment" and then click on Family and Juvenile.You can then read
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Lemonade Day is promoted as a way to "inspire a budding entrepreneur!" But it is actually a dispiriting lesson about how hard it now is to become an entrepreneur, whether you're an adult or a child. It is about how...
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Victor Avenue is a busy street. Either that location works for you, or it doesn’t. There’s a whole strip of similar 1955 archetype Enterprise Ranch Style homes like this one lining the East side of the road between Cypress and Har
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Jefferson Public Radio is hoping to do for the Holly Theatre and Medford what it did for the Cascade Theatre and downtown Redding. Here and here are two examples of its PR campaign, from the Medford paper. Excerpt: A building...
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Today should be a sunny day in the Redding area, with a high of about 81 degrees. The springlike weather is expected to continue into the work week, with a high of 79 degrees tomorrow and temperatures peaking at 87 degrees Wednesday. The entire week should be sunny as well.
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Snot. Boogers. Farts. Burps. Gas. Poop. Zits... Excuuuuuse me? No apology necessary. It's a special day at your local museum where topics once considered disgusting and distasteful are embraced as educational and thought-provoking learning opportunities. Plus, animated characters like Stinky, Burp Man, Nose-Picker ...
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Marc Beauchamp submits his entry for Redding's version of the "birther movement", being the City of Redding's lawsuit baiting Library/Free Speech ordinance. I have an alternative. When is a religion not a religion? Just ask the Redding Tea Party Patriots,...
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After several years of drought, the abundant rains this winter and spring have supplied a bit of relief to electric customers in Redding, whose rates have risen partly because of a shortage of cheap hydroelectricity from the Central Valley Project.
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At one of the recent Tea Party tax rallies, a man who was distributing pro-life pamphlets was asked to leave.
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Destruction in the South. The dramatic release of the president's birth certificate. The royal wedding. The last-minute scrubbing of a historic space shuttle launch. The Donald.
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I am writing to express my concerns with the way a call for service was handled by the Redding Police Department and SHASCOM.
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by Barbara Erskine Ancient secrets are buried deep in Glastonbury’s past. One woman is on a quest to set them free. Following the death of her mother, Abi Rutherford receives a mysterious gift – a sphere of crystal known as the Serpent’s Stone. A strange shadow has fallen across the centuries, a
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by Christina Courtenay England, 1611; Hannah Marston envies a her brother’s adventurous life so she stows away on their merchant ship. They reach Japan and she is abducted by warlord Kumashiro’s warriors. Kumashiro is intrigued to learn more about the girl. There’s a clash of cultures -and wills
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by Kate Long Carol married young – to philandering Phil, and became a mother to highly-strung Jaz. Carol puts up with Phil’s infidelities, suffering in silence to keep the family together. Not so Jaz. Flash forward: the moment she discovers her own husband’s errant ways, she throws him out of
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by Melanie Gideon A woman of a certain age wondering how her life turned out the way it did. A poignant and funny insight into a year in the author’s life as she tries to come to terms with her “happily ever after.” In her quest to reignite passion and mystery in her life, Melanie reflects on he
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by Terence Frisby June, 1940. Crowds of children on a nar­row platform at Welling station await­ing the steam engine which will take them across the country towards their new lives. Warm-hearted and moving, this is a vivid and intimate portrait of our wartime history; a compelling and uplifting memo
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by Joanna Trollope Rachel has always loved being at the centre of her large family. She has fiercely devoted herself to her three sons all their lives, and continues to do so even now they are adults. They are devoted to her – she and Anthony, their father, hold the family together at their big, ram
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by Jo Beverly, Mary Jo Putney, Barbara Samuel and Karen Harbaugh This charming, emotionally compelling and romantic anthology of four Holy Grail novellas is the perfect romantic companion for your summer staycation. These are mystical tales of courage, sacrifice, love – and roses. Each story is set
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by Jerry Orbach These charming and often lyrical ex­pressions of devotion were selected from hundreds of similar fare writ­ten by the late actor, Jerry Orbach, to his wife, Joan, in the wee hours before he headed off to the set each day to work. It is not in their literary grandeur, but in the heart
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In last Sunday's paper I read the mess Russia is in for, of all things, placing six gravestone markers on six Russian sailors' graves in the Navy cemetery on Mare Island.
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Your complaint (editorial, Friday) about Democrats singling out Republican districts would make some sense if we were not facing an "all cuts" budget process thanks to the Republican Party fealty to folks like Grover Norquist.
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So President Barack Obama has now proved his place of birth to all who were so righteously and indignantly concerned that we had someone in the White House who was not a U.S. citizen, and therefore not eligible to be president.
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Are Kansas Republicans trying to protect the sanctity of the vote? Or are they trying to use the law to keep Democrats away from the polls? Gov. Sam Brownback, a Republican, this month signed a new law requiring voters to furnish photo identification at the polls, and proof of citizenship, including a birth certificate
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The self-serving Wally Herger strikes again. He just told a concerned local Tea Party group that Rep. Paul Ryan's Republican budget bill was going to "reform" Medicare. But it is not going to reform anything. It is going to phase out Medicare completely.
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America's inclination for charitable giving never ceases to amaze me.
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The north state is blessed with rivers, streams, lakes, mountains and wildlife of all sorts.
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Recent headlines shouting about iPhones, iPads and Android phones tracking your every move can make you wonder if the information being transmitted from your phone is being used for nefarious means.
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Most individuals and families find the discussion of end-of-life planning too difficult, too emotional and too confusing.
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Every so often I ring Johnnylu's bell. We share some common interests and a bit of common history. He likes to write so I'm blessed with an email from him now and then, especially when something I mention in a column rattles his chimes down in Red Bluff.
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Services offered: General engineering contractor, demolition, excavating, etc.
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I've often heard it said — usually mumbled by an unhappy passenger — if other businesses did business like the airlines, they'd be out of business.
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Recent studies have linked the ingredients in deodorants and beauty products to breast cancer. Deodorants are known to contain aluminum and some brands still contain parabens, which can bind with estrogen in cells.
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In 2010, 300 individuals donated 30,239 hours of service to the three branches of the Shasta Public Libraries, Redding, Anderson and Burney, respectively.
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I'm not what you would call a strong cook.
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Dear Readers, If your school could have a superpower, what would it be? If it's an anti-bullying superpower, you're in luck. I'd like to shout from the rooftops about the "Safe School Ambassadors" program. Masterminded by Rick Phillips, founder of Community Matters in Sebastopol, Calif., the program is i
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One morning my mother called to check on my husband, who hadn't been feeling well. Recovering from a sinus infection herself, her voice was still weak and a little broken. When I mentioned it, she said, "Yeah, I need to get back to my voice exercises. I'm supposed to be doing them for the rest of my life and I h
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It may only be springtime, but graduating high school senior football players are getting set for the 34th annual Lions All-Star football game, set for July 30 in Oroville.
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When it comes to Wilcox Oaks' golf course, everyone knows to beware of the narrow back nine.
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A 23-year-old soldier from Redding has died in Afghanistan.
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ANDERSON — The Sikh Centre in Anderson hosted more than 200 guests Saturday to celebrate Vaisakhi with Punjabi food, entertainment and a message of nonviolence.
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SWIM LESSONS
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The rejuvenated Shasta County chapter of the NAACP held its first Black & White fundraiser dinner Friday night in Redding with 60 guests, including two mayors, civil rights activists and city officials.
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Annual event's numbers were highest ever
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ROCKLIN — After two near misses, the Red Hawks weren't going to be denied this time.
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Copious winter and spring rains gave Redding Electric Utility a bottom-line bonus.
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Q: Mr. Hight, What happened to my rights as a citizen to have action taken against someone that I saw do something wrong, but the cop didn't? I'm not talking about a citizen's arrest in which the guy stole my wallet or something, but more like littering or talking on his cellphone. You spoke to a group of us on
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Siskiyou County rancher Mark Baird has a challenge for the state Department of Fish and Game: "Arrest me."
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Two adults and a child were injured today when an SUV plunged 150 feet down an embankment into thick brush off Clear Creek Road west of Redding.
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Everett Adams
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Heidi Stewart and Monte Stewart
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Tera McAuliffe and Charles Gregston
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To sahlah for my tinfoil hat - just right to block the waves the government is sending to control me! HA HA HA! Their plot is exposed and will fail!
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A 23-year-old soldier from Redding has died in Afghanistan.
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Check this out. http://d.yimg.com/nl/australia/site/player.swf?vid=24472661&repeat=0&browseCarouselUI=hide%22%3E Worth it to cut and paste. Trudi...
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A motorcycle rider suffered serious injuries this afternoon in a collision with a vehicle at Bechelli Lane and Joaquin Avenue in Redding.
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A friend recently chided me that the tag-line for my program should perhaps be celebrating the art, craft, science and labor of gardening ….the emphasis of course being on the labor aspect when he said it. There is much happening and much labor to be done in the garden this time of year - excuse [...]
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I'd submit that the Redding Library speech kerfuffle is our version of the "birther" controversy -- a distraction, a carnival side show. To paraphrase our president, we've got much more important things to do: We've got a vital fire house...
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A driver and her passenger suffered minor injuries this afternoon in a two-vehicle collision on East Cypress Avenue near the entrance to the Safeway shopping center in Redding.
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This photo shows the smelter when it was at its full capacity blowing unknown amounts of toxic smoke all over the countryside wherever the wind happened to blow it. The first portion of the smelter was built in 1901 on...
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One person was killed in a motorcycle crash north of Anderson early today, the California Highway Patrol reported this morning.
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Today should be sunny, warm and windy with a high near 76 and winds between 14 mph and 16 mph with the possibility of 20-mph gusts.
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Here’s a 1735 sqft 3/2 on an acre with a 40′ x 30′ shop. The acre is just
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We're a car-loving culture in America. Our wheels are not just a way to get around, but an extension of ourselves. So it's no surprise that many of us treat the leafleting of a car almost like a personal assault.
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Has anyone been watching the Shasta County Office of Education?
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Redding's City Council seems poised to "temporarily" close the Civic Auditorium to help plug a $3 million hole in the upcoming budget. I wonder what Carl Williams would say.
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Monty Hight's "Cop Talk" column on Sunday reminded me of an incident that happened in Minneapolis several years ago.
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Donald Trump is helping the big birthers and tea partiers pave the way for the Republican Party to lose the next presidential election by a landslide.
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Too bad President Obama doesn't have the same love and enthusiasm for his country that he has for his campaigning.
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The Shasta College softball team earned the No. 7 seed for the Northern California playoffs Friday evening.
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Instead of two victories, the Red Hawks barely managed to hang onto one.
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Playoff time is right around the corner for college softball and baseball.
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The bats are coming alive for the Cougars.
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Four-year-old Rebecca Stevens ran over from another checkout line and grabbed a package of Kool-Aid bursts and some small containers of apple sauce.
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Four-year-old Rebecca Stevens ran over from another checkout line and grabbed a package of Kool-Aid bursts and some small containers of apple sauce.
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Mary's Pizza Shack is coming to the old Maverick's building in downtown Redding.
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The North State Tea Party Alliance and the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California Friday filed separate lawsuits against the city of Redding and the City Council, each claiming the Municipal Library's new leafleting policy is unconstitutional and should be overturned.
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A rare fox once thought to be found only close to Lassen Peak could be a candidate for federal protection.
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The former manager of the Shasta County Farm Bureau was sentenced Friday in Shasta County Superior Court to two years in prison for embezzling about $78,000 from the nonprofit agricultural group.
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William M. Beaty, a giant in the north state timber industry for more than a half-century and a past president and director emeritus of the Turtle Bay Museum and Arboretum, died April 21 at Willow Springs Alzheimer's Special Care Center in Redding. He was 94.
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RED BLUFF — With one of his students, Cpl. John Pipp lathered up her face, took a swig from his flask and went about "shaving" her.
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Gateway Unified School District's Yoon Nam Thungc is one of the state's six Classified School Employees of the Year for 2011.
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A grand opening celebration for the Rolling Hills Clinic will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 19.
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Q: As I travel on our local roads I have noticed numerous water bottles and other containers filled with a colored liquid other than water. A friend referred to these as "Trucker Bombs." Can you please explain what these are? Who is leaving them? Is it illegal? Are they a danger to the public? Thanks.
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In 1911: A large log killed Swedish miner Hans Hansen, who was a furnace tender at the Mammoth Mine for three months. The log jumped from a chute that carried fuel to the furnace from a part of the mine that was being rid of its old timbers.
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It comes from the R-S' own insanely fit Scott Mobley, who talked to a writer for Streetsblog: "It's been years since someone's called me an idiot or flipped me off or gunned their engine as they go by just to...
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In 2010, 300 individuals donated 30,239 hours of service to the three branches of the Shasta Public Libraries, Redding, Anderson and Burney, respectively.
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Every so often I ring Johnnylu's bell. We share some common interests and a bit of common history. He likes to write so I'm blessed with an email from him now and then, especially when something I mention in a column rattles his chimes down in Red Bluff.
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One morning my mother called to check on my husband, who hadn't been feeling well. Recovering from a sinus infection herself, her voice was still weak and a little broken. When I mentioned it, she said, "Yeah, I need to get back to my voice exercises. I'm supposed to be doing them for the rest of my life and I h
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Dear Readers,
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I'm not what you would call a strong cook.
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I've often heard it said — usually mumbled by an unhappy passenger — if other businesses did business like the airlines, they'd be out of business.
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Everett Adams
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Heidi Stewart and Monte Stewart
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Tera McAuliffe and Charles Gregston
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John Whittenberger, Redding
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Marriage and monarchy endure
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At one of the recent Tea Party tax rallies, a man who was distributing pro-life pamphlets was asked to leave.
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Brown kills California deathrow boondoggle
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David Young, Redding
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Meurig Davies, Redding
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Is Kansas' voter-identification law a good thing?
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Maggie Woodard, Mount Shasta
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Life in space? Answers will have to wait
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Red Bluff police said today a domestic violence murder-suicide may be the cause of two dead bodies officers found Wednesday morning.
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Don (Jack's Bar & Grill) Conley was a protégé of the famed Redding restaurateur. The other day, at Jack's, he shared this gem: "Doc always said, 'Be nice to the dishwasher. You can't run a restaurant without one and, you...
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A YouTube video of some brave skateboarders surfing perilous looking hills in Redding. Looks fun. The equipment's so much better than I remember from the mid-Sixties (mine was basically rollerskate wheels attached to a board I fashioned in the workshop...
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Curtis Byron guessed it correctly at 9:17 a.m. as the copper smelter at Bully Hill. He spelled it as "Cooper" but I knew what he meant. Congratulations once again Curtis! You hit the nail on the head. Thank you every...
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Pope John Paul II established the Sunday after Easter as Divine Mercy Sunday. The Divine
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Secret Witness of Shasta County is offering up to $2,500 a reward for information on the April 7 fire at the former King Richard's Auto Dealership on Pine Street in Redding.
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The Elvis  doll had big hair and his skinny legs really had to work to hold it up. It’s all good. Yesterday Big E and Prince were off to Toronto. In  today’s sunshine I will finally get my gardening boxes together and plant the last of the tomato sprouts. I’ve got one box ready and filled [...]
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I know, I promised I'd stop writing about redistricting, but other people keep writing about redistricting, so how can I ignore them. The Bee's Dan Walters points to a Columbia University Law School project to draw new congressional maps, which...
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A Southern California man has been appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown as the head of the California Department of Veterans Affairs.
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Massive federal deficits and the Federal Reserves voodoo machinations with "quantitative easing" have a lot of people -- not just gold-hawkers -- wondering just when the dollar will collapse and massive inflation appear. As Barry Ritholtz points out, though, the...
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Shasta College/UC Master Gardeners offer tips on when to plant a vegetable garden.
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Ask Anna columnist Anna Moseley shares an easy tip for cleaning tile grout: Use a bleach pen.
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Home & Garden columnist Laura Christman shares organic farmer Cleo Lane's tips for a successful vegetable garden.
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For more than 50 years, Red Bluff Garden Club has been involved in projects that promote education, beautification and appreciation of plants. The club marks a milestone May 7-8 with its 50th annual flower show.
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The ex-manger of the Shasta County Farm Bureau was sentenced this morning in Shasta County Superior Court to two years in prison for embezzling about $78,000 from the nonprofit agricultural group.
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Who says nothing gets done in Sacramento? Sen. Doug LaMalfa's SB 333, which would raise the speed limit for trucks and trailers on Interstate 5 from 55 to 65 mph between Woodland and Cottonwood, has actually made it out of...
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You hear periodically, largely from conservative critics of government spending, that bankruptcy filings for local or even state governments (the latter is not now legal, but some have suggested Congress change the law) are the only hope for balancing spending...
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Mary’s Pizza Shack is coming to downtown Redding
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Someone broke into a Payne's Creek cabin, ransacked the place but apparently did not take anything.
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What is this and where is it? Welcome to the weekly History Mystery Photo Contest. If you're the first person to give the correct answer, you'll win a $10 gift certificate from River City Java plus an award certificate with...
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It was long rumored...Charles and Kathy Byerly, owners of the popular pizza and pasta place in the outlet mall in Anderson, hope to be open by August 1st, in the space on Shasta Street and Highway 44 formerly occupied by...
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What: Dine and Donate Fundraiser for 9-year-old Matt Farley at Mary’s Pizza Shack When: May 1; Blood and marrow drive, 12 - 5 p.m.; Matt's Dine and Donate, 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Where: Mary’s Pizza Shack, Shasta Outlets in Anderson, 1901 Highway 273. Matt was diagnosed with leukemia at the age of 5. After [...]
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Here’s a fixer with a pool. Oasis Road will someday be a major arterial road connecting the Interstate 5 interchange that may possibly include large big-box re
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A Redding woman and a Carmel man both suffered major injuries Thursday evening in a head-on collision near Round Mountain.
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The northern Sacramento Valley is in for another breezy, rather mild day. Temperatures across the valley floor will top out around 69 degrees today, according to the National Weather Service. The average high temperature in Redding on this date is 75 degrees. North to northwest winds will blow steadily up
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In honor of Harper Lee's birthday (born April 28, 1926), here's the classic remake of her one-and-only novel.To Kill A Mockingbird, your Video Friday:
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After a couple weeks on the bicycle beat, I’m giving the two-wheelers a rest (well, mostly) for today. I’ll be writing about upcoming bicycle races and events, including the return of a popular mountain bike racing series in coming weeks, but enough of the darned bicycles already. We have a wide variety of other news [.
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It feels like Christmas in April at the Artistic Endeavors art studio. Like Santa’s elves, artists are working feverishly on paintings, charcoal drawings, clay pieces, birdhouses and hand-sewn aprons in preparation for the “Creations of Love” Arts and Crafts Fair this weekend -- a day of celebration with a raffle, spi
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What: Citizens Oversight Committee for Bond Measure A to hold Quarterly Meeting When: Monday (May 2), 5:30 p.m. Where: Boardroom of the Shasta College main campus As a result of the successful passage of Measure A in March 2002, a Citizens Oversight Committee for ...
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When we warned that a majority-vote budget would let Democrats in Sacramento squeeze conservative-leaning parts of California in a financial vise, that wasn't meant as a how-to guide for liberal lawmakers.
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Obama may be moving toward something resembling a doctrine. One of his advisers described the president's actions in Libya as "leading from behind." — Ryan Lizza, The New Yorker, May 2 issue
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The state and federal officials whom we elected seem to spend a lot of precious time sitting on their hands.
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Imagine a Democrat governor and a Democrat Legislature passed a law giving that governor the right to decide if your city is, in his opinion, financially secure. Then imagine that this law also gives the Democrat governor the right to send a political ally to your city and fire the mayor and the city council that you voted
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Last Friday we were celebrating our 35th wedding anniversary at Outback Restaurant.
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In 1911: A sufficient number of cows now were available in and around Red Bluff to supply milk for a creamery. H.P. Stice, Frank Filmore, the Sisson brothers and M.W. Duncan planned to stock their ranches with more dairy cows to keep the milk flowing.
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The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection will require permits for open or dooryard burning on unincorporated land under its jurisdiction in Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama and Trinity counties starting at 8 a.m. Sunday.
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It was a year ago May when Amy Bourke, the mother of two small daughters and after-school director at McCloud Elementary School, started feeling tired.
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COTTONWOOD — Close to 60 residents here met with local, county and state officials at the community center Thursday to discuss issues facing the area.
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The Falcons may not be in the championship game of their own tournament, but they sure are playing like they should be.
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Dunsmuir's economy may soon get a boost as the City Council will review and possibly approve a lease agreement today for the city's former Coca-Cola bottling plant.
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In Orleans, a small river town in the heart of the Klamath National Forest, a group of about 100 residents, Forest Service officials, tribespeople and scientists came together for three days this week to try and hash out a better way to fight wildfires with fire, an effort first inspired by American Indian traditions of sma
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Redding police Thursday released the name of the Shasta County Sheriff's deputy who accidentally shot another deputy April 22 during a search for two suspects at Whiskeytown Lake.
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East will meet North on Saturday as Sikhs celebrate Vaisakhi at the Sikh Center in Anderson, and they've invited fellow Northern California residents to stop by for free Punjabi food and entertainment.
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The trenches are just the beginning.
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In the playoff format for the two sports, each league champion is automatically seeded in the top four of the playoffs to assure that team of a first-round home playoff game.
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David Brooks' column, reporting on a swing through the Department of Housing and Urban Development, includes an all too familiar datum: The HUDStat report is blunt about which state and local departments are efficiently moving veterans into housing (Indiana and...
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The Shasta College baseball team picked up a 13-4 win over College of the Siskiyous to end the season on Thursday.
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A 25-year-old man was taken to Mercy Medical Center tonight after falling off a balcony at the Redding Convention Center.
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Twelve years ago, the State Theatre in Red Bluff was in a bad place — financially troubled, facing demolition — when Red Bluff resident Ron Clark decided to do something about it.
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A customer service workshop designed for small business owners is being held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on May 10 at the Small Business Development Center, 2990 Innsbruck Drive, in Redding.
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Travelin' in Time is a weekly look at historic places in the north state.
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Two medical helicopters were being called out this evening for two people injured in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 299 west of Buzzard Roost Road.
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Lost Coast Outpost's Hank Sims notes that Amazon has declared Eureka one of America's greenest towns --- and why's that? Internet retailer Amazon.com has a "Green Blog." Last week, in the runup to Earth Day, that blog set out to...
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The Obama Doctrine:
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Nancy Jacobs, Redding
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Bill and Marcie Warren, Redding
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Democrats wield new stick in budget debate
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Bill Walsh, McArthur
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SACRAMENTO - A Berkeley man has been indicted by a federal grand jury on drug charges after he was arrested earlier this month by Shasta County sheriff’s deputies who found cocaine and methamphetamine hidden his car after he was pulled over for speeding on Interstate 5 north of Redding.
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The Muletown String Band is proud to release its debut CD during an 8 p.m. Saturday show at Vintage. It's free to get in the door but reservations are recommended if you plan to have dinner. The CD features 12 original songs that represent the band's Klamath Mountain soul sound ...
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A Red Bluff man reported $5,189 in coins, knives, watches, necklaces, a Wii console and a pistol were stolen from his Wilcox Road home Wednesday.
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What: Local Law Enforcement and Public Health Hold Drug Drop-off Event When: Saturday (April 30), 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: Mt. Shasta Mall in Redding and the Safeway in Burney On Saturday, the Redding Police Department, Shasta County Sheriffs Office, Public Health and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will host a D
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Now here's an odd detail in Ed Mendel's report on tentative moves to use California's pension funds to promote investments in the state. Mendel talked to Steve Cooney, who represents state Treasurer Bill Lockyer on CalPERS' board: For example, Cooney...
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Odds are higher gas prices are eating into food budgets at our local WalMarts and Wincos, too. From cnn.com: Wal-Mart shoppers, many of whom live paycheck to paycheck, typically shop in bulk at the beginning of the month when their...
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1. Josh Turner with Easton Corbin 7 p.m. today, Redding Convention Center. Tickets, $49.50 and $58.50. Call 225-4130 or go to www.reddingconventioncenter.com
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When I last talked to sculptor Elliott Rogers, he was fresh from a 180-degree life change. He had moved from apartment living, what he describes as a “living in a box,” to a tent in Hayfork, a change that rescued him from a failing urban-induced mental state. He recently added two spoiled chickens to his family, moved h
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Police arrested a Red Bluff man and woman Wednesday after the two stole prescription drugs from another man and woman at knife point.
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When Mike and Solange Tomlinson opened Bricks Smokehouse BBQ & Grill in late 2009 in the former Willie’s Famous Chili Dogs location on Placer Street, it was clear that they had a winning product, but their sales would be limited by the tiny restaurant.
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Downtown business owners have, over the past few years, started to respond to the common request for more culture. And it seems to be paying off.
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Yes. It was located in southern Shasta County approximately where Gover Ranch is today and eastward along the northern side of Battle Creek. This was in 1856 and on a portion of Rancho de Briesgau, an unclaimed Mexican land grant....
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We’ve got trouble, right here in River City, with a capital ‘T’ and that rhymes with ‘P’ and that stands for Plan, as in time to make plans to see Shasta High’s spring musical, the beloved “Music Man.”
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Sunday, February 20, 2011They just want Ms. Kitkowski to crawl away and die but she will not! The Shasta County court, led by Judge Jack Halpin began their "shock and awe" campaign on Ms. Kitkowski back in May 2007 when they took all custody of her daughter from her and gave no reason, Attorney Richard Bay
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Friday, April 2, 2010DREADED VACATIONS It is Easter vacation time, P.C. name "Spring Break." do you know that these times are feared and loathed by some parents, imagine that your ex-spouse had beaten and raped you, or abused you in any other way for 15 or 20 years. You finally overcome your fear of retrib
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Hi, today Honey Bandit and the boys went out to play in the big pen. They ran and romped and had quite a lovely time. Honey Bandit kept stumbling a little bit, and then slid (fell) onto his butt. Maybe...
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The Redding Police Department has identified the two deputies involved in a shooting last Friday in the Whiskeytown National Recreation Area. The deputies, Gerry Maul and Nolan Guiducci, were among a number of law enforcement officers assisting park rangers in a search for two people wanted on drug-related warrants. Whil
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Darrell Steinberg, leader of the state Senate's Democrats, is starting to talk hardball. From AP: SACRAMENTO, Calif.--The Democratic leader of the state Senate said Wednesday he is interested in the possibility of targeting Republican districts for budget cuts if GOP...
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Redding police have released the name of the Shasta County Sheriff's deputy who accidentally shot another deputy Friday during a search for two wanted suspects at Whiskeytown Lake.
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Unless you were deaf in the Sixties and Seventies you've heard his music and marvelous voice. But chances are you may not know the man or the story behind his beautiful, sad and too-short life. This documentary rectifies that. The...
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Thursday, March 4, 2010Look at The Dead Dog in The Road! I know the fallacy, philandering and flagrant corruption in our Family Court is unsightly and hard to look at: like a dead dog on the road. If it's not our dog we just want to get by it and go on with our lives because it is inconsequential to us. Bu
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Here’s a unique program to help people buy New Construction homes in the Redding California area. Local bankers North Valley Bank, and local builders Ochoa & Shehan have teamed up to create a new finance option for people to buy
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A Story of Recovery A story with a dark beginning, a troubled middle, and now, with light and hope for the future. Robert, a recent client at Crestwood We
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The images reveal some deferred maintenance issues, but today’s FDotD looks like a lo
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The words over at Three Word Wednesday are foolish, mercy and relish. Pratt in 3EIt would be ever so foolish of you to be enamored by Pratt’s boyish good looks, the great hair, the fuzz-free wool suits and the meticulously shined shoes.Y
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The far northern Sacramento Valley is in for cooler weather today after a mild start to the week. Afternoon temperatures across the valley floor should peak around 67 degrees under partly cloudy skies, according to the National Weather Service. The average high in Redding on this date is 74 degrees. The c
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If the second weekend in October is the Big Bike Weekend for motorcycles, then surely this coming weekend is the Big Bicycle Weekend for non-motorized two-wheelers. This Saturday, April 30, will see the 24th edition of the Lemurian Shasta Classic, one of the oldest and toughest mountain bike races on the West Coast. The fol
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Ask North State residents why they like living here and chances are you’ll hear a lot about the natural beauty and proximity to recreation. That would be my No. 1 answer if polled, and the north coast redwoods are on my list of top natural attractions. I usually enjoy a view of the great trees from the [...]
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Cubs let another one slip away late
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More often than not, a stronger team will separate itself from the rest of the bunch.
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Five players from Simpson University's softball squad have been selected for the first team on the 2011 California Pacific Conference softball all-conference team.
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Even a League of California Cities committee led by Redding's outside lawyer in the REU case concedes the basic point that transfers to the general fund amount to a tax under Proposition 26.
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There's a reason presidents go gray. The job is difficult. The pressures are unrelenting. If you don't realize this, you're not qualified to be president. Or you're Donald Trump, in which case you are also not be qualified to be president.
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Recently our company, SST Oil, was chosen as "Best Company to Work for in Shasta County" in the midsize business category by the Smart Business Resource Center.
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As both a former high school teacher and an American, I must agree with the general thrust of Dennis Prager's arguments.
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Kudos to the people who organized and ran the first Shasta Living Streets event Saturday.
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According to Time magazine's May 2 edition, the number of people in Mexico still speaking the Ayapaneco language is down to two.
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After a two-day preliminary hearing, a 22-year-old Redding man was ordered Wednesday to stand trial on charges of attempted murder and assault in connection with the stabbing of another Redding man last month.
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The Redding defense attorney representing Jacob Daniel Berlinghoff wants to sit down with District Attorney Stephen Carlton in an attempt to have the felony case against his client reconsidered.
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In 1911: Mills in the Shingletown mountains at Viola, Plateau and other points in the vicinity of Inwood were preparing for a season's run. The first mill to start cutting lumber this spring was owned by B.F. Loomis, who began April 14, notwithstanding snow drifts 3 feet in depth that lingered near the mill.
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The puzzling circumstances surrounding Friday's accidental shooting of a Shasta County sheriff's deputy by another deputy during a search for two wanted suspects at Whiskeytown Lake continued Wednesday to remain under wraps.
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Ronessa Mayfield of Redding isn't sure what she is going to do when July rolls around.
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Redding could possibly save money by exempting itself from prevailing wages in a city charter, according to city staff and three members of the city's Charter Exploratory Committee that met Wednesday.
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Students from Tehama County will step back 150 years in time Friday at the Dog Island Civil War re-enactment to learn about the War Between the States.
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A team of Enterprise High School academic stars arrives in Washington, D.C., today to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy's Science Bowl.
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North Valley Bank in Redding has announced that two new employees have joined the bank's Merchant Card Processing leadership team.
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Ahh, the immune system.
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Have you looked back on your life with regret that you quit playing the piano, guitar or other musical instrument? As a child, lessons might have been boring, too difficult, or you didn't like your teacher. Then as a teenager, you might have been too busy with sports and school activities. Time for music lessons vanishe
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In a modest little change that various readers have suggested over the years, I've been breaking up the Letters to the Editor packages into individual items on Redding.com's Opinion section for the past week or so. Not the biggest deal...
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Now, anyone who knows me well enough to have seen my truck will know that I just don't invest much of my personal pride (or personal money) in my wheels. I had a car payment once, and it gave me...
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A 21-year-old Redding man was ordered today to stand trial on charges of attempted murder and assault in connection with the stabbing of another Redding man last month.
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Tehama County drug agents arrested three people and cited a girl Tuesday in a series of busts in Red Bluff.
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RED BLUFF - A Red Bluff man and woman were found dead inside a First Street home this morning, police announced today.
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An Anderson high school student recently went to the nation’s capital to participate in the National Food Marketing Workgroup conference. Rebecca Lariza went to Washington D.C. along with a community organizer to share information on their efforts to bring healthy food choices to the Wal-Mart super center in Anders
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Even a League of California Cities committee led by Redding's outside lawyer in the REU case concedes the basic point that transfers to the general fund amount to a tax under Proposition 26.
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Cal-Fire announced Wednesday that burn permits will be required above 1,000 feet in elevation beginning May 1st. All outdoor burning will be banned in Shasta County for residents below 1,000 feet starting on April 30th. Cal-Fire unit Chief Rick Kyle reminds residents to take extra caution when burning outdoors. Although
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The man accused of inappropriately touching a minor in 2008 was in court again Wednesday. 33 year old Jacob Berlinghoff was scheduled to enter a plea Wednesday but the date was pushed back until May 12th. The attorney handling the case wasn’t available Wednesday because he was representing another client. Post e
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Wait times are down at DMV offices across the state. Nearly 2.5 million people were served at the DMV last month, and approximately 65 percent had to wait less than 30 minutes for service. In March of 2010, roughly 42 percent had wait times of less than 30 minutes. Last year DMV employees were furloughed forcing offices
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A Fugitive from Oregon has been captured in Redding. The Shasta County Marshal’s Office received an arrest warrant from Oregon Tuesday for 27-year-old Armando Alvarado. He was sought on a charge of “delivery of a controlled substance within one thousand feet of a school”. Marshal’s Deputies looked
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Those cable median barriers that run down the middle of Interstate Five proved their worth again Wednesday morning. At about 10:25, a teenaged girl driving a Mitsubishi Lancer was northbound on I-5 in Redding when the tread of a rear tire began to separate, causing the car to fishtail and the driver to lose control. The
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Well, they don't exist only at Lassen, but pretty close. SAN FRANCISCO April 27, 2011 -- The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a petition with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to list the Sierra Nevada red fox as...
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Shasta County Marshal's Office deputies Tuesday arrested a man wanted in Oregon on suspicion of a drug deal near a school.
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We've all passed over it on Hwy. 273 in south Redding. It's a creek that's rich in history. It's named for Oregon goldminer Nathan Olney who mined in the creek with his Walla Walla Indians in 1848 just before the...
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Redding police have cleared two sedans that collided on Athens Avenue just north of Cypress Avenue earlier this morning.
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DariaThe cigarette smoke came out of her lips like car exhaust, floated around her streaked-blonde hair and dissipated into the warm summer night. He’d promised her a life of luxury, if only she’d keep her mouth shut – and her legs open. She’d fought him every step of the way, and when she turned
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Tomorrow’s scheduled preliminary hearing for Jacob Daniel Berlinghoff of Redding, whose 15-year-old daughter is accusing him of fondling her three years ago, was postponed today in Shasta County Superior Court until May 11.
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Tehama County Sheriffs deputies arrested a Red Bluff couple Monday after stopping their pickup and finding methamphetamine in the cab.
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1-2-3-4 Here’s that home you’re looking for 5-6-7-8 Buy it soon, or be too late. Here’s a 4 bedroom home in Quail
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has released the long form of President Barack Obama's birth certificate in response to questions about whether he was really born in the U.S.
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The far northern Sacramento Valley should see slightly warmer temperatures today after a cooler-than-expected Tuesday. Temperatures across the valley floor should top out this afternoon around 71 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The average high temperature in Redding on this date is 74 degrees
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Local redistricting efforts are underway in Shasta County and the community's participation is welcome, Shasta County Clerk and Registrar of Voters Cathy Darling Allen announced this week. Shasta County Citizens Redistricting Advisory Committee members have expressed their sincere desire to hear from the public ...
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What: 2nd Annual No One Should Go Hungry Benefit Concert When: Saturday (April 30), 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Where: Douglas City Fire Hall, Trinity County Northern Traditionz of Chico and Bonded of Douglas City will be performing. Admission is non perishable food items or a cash donation. Raffling off numerous items. Ganja Sky will
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I hadn’t visited my homeland in Indio, California for almost three years. I wasn't sure what to expect because development has been expanding at a scary rate since I last resided there. Late this winter, I decided to endure the 11-hour drive south to visit my family. To prepare for a drive like this, one must take [...]
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What: Spring Tea and Fashion Show When: Saturday (April 30), 12 to 3 p.m. Where: Open Door Community Church, 33883 Hwy 44, Shingletown, 7 miles east of downtown Shingletown Cost: Adults $15, Children $10 (under age of 16). Price includes one 4x6 photo (with antique imaging), gift frame and ...
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I know not to eat fried foods and other artery-clogging fats to keep my heart healthy. But what should I be eating instead? Here is our top 10 list of heart-healthy foods.
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The first step in making a change is to shine a spotlight on a problem, and Sen. Doug LaMalfa says he aims to do just that in Sacramento with legislative hearings on which inmates the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation is sending to its conservation camps.
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As usual, I filed away last year's taxes.
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Regarding Bob Williams' column Monday:
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The boomlet for Donald Trump as a Republican nominee for president of the United States ought to be a wake-up call for Republican candidates and Republican Party leaders alike.
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Amid all the bad and negative things happening in our world today, I recently witnessed something that reminded me that there are lots of good things that go on that we never hear about as they do not make news.
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With six games left in the regular season schedule, Anderson pitcher Cheridan Hawkins is on pace to become just the second softball pitcher in Northern Section history to strike out more than 400 batters in a season.
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Simpson University's Mitch Card and Micah Eppler were both named to the California Pacific Conference men's golf all-conference team Monday.
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The second week of action in the 10th annual Shasta Lake Bass Easter Baseball Classic should be a little more familiar to the local teams.
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Accused maybe ordered tostand trial
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Shasta County supervisors Tuesday appointed Rick Kyle as the new fire warden and chief of the Shasta County Fire Department.
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Turtle Bay Exploration Park failed to make the cut for a $7 million state grant for museum expansion.
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RED BLUFF — The sometimes volatile topic of development impact fees resurfaced Tuesday, as Tehama County's chief executive briefed the Board of Supervisors on the work of an in-house committee peering into the future.
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Police continue to withhold the name of a deputy who accidentally shot one of his peers last week.
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In 1911: The city of Redding didn’t have $5,000 to pay for a fire automobile that was going to be delivered next month. The city only had $500 on hand. City Marshal Send said he didn’t know what could be done to meet the indebtedness, but he would try to get a time extension from the manufacturing company.
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Book loosely based on plight of birds in '07
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Suit: Rights violated in fliers campaign
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Kayakers, fishing opening day affected
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Outdoor shop will replace Gottschalks
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That would be Tony Wheeler and his wife, Maureen. This Wall St. Journal profile brought back fond memories of footloose times in the late Seventies and early Eighties. My well-thumbed copy of "Southeast Asia on a Shoestring" must've been one...
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With more than 25 years of experience, a Shasta County man has started his own glass business, Quality Glass & Windows.
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Police continue to withhold the name of a deputy who accidentally shot one of his peers last week.
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Firefighters quickly contained a dryer fire on Red Bud Lane in Anderson this afternoon.
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Told you it was awesome! This being guards the driveway gate to a west Redding home we once sold. It didn’t have the guardian at the gate back then, but it looks pretty cool now. Here it is, seen in context. You have to loo
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The L.A. Times notes our state senator was among the Republicans dissenting on the bill to raise fines for talking on a cell phone while driving: "People out there, they hate this bill,'' said Sen. Doug La Malfa (R-Richvale). "It...
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We do not know what we need to know until we ask the right questions, and we can identify the right questions only by subjecting our own ideas about the world to the test of public controversy. Information, usually understood...
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What a beautiful turnout for the united efforts of the Anderson & Way Team effort to bring a great Easter Egg Hunt and FREE BBQ too to Anderson!!  Wow, it was really great!  From what I could see, getting ther
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The drivers involved in a head-on collision west of Round Mountain Tuesday morning were lucky to escape serious injury, according to the Highway Patrol. Shortly before 9am, 60-year-old Doyle Mosby was driving his GMC pickup eastbound on Highw
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Shasta County supervisors today appointed Rick Kyle as the new fire warden and chief of the Shasta County Fire Department. He was also named unit chief for the Shasta-Trinity division of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection by Acting Director Ken Pimlott.
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He was the first person to own the land where Vollmers was located in the Sacramento River Canyon. Autenrieth was not a doctor, his father was, and for some reason he continued with the title. He was affectionately known as...
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Beauty, they say, is in the eye of the beholder. But if you could see the people I love — all the beauty I see in them — you’d have to agree. They really are quite something to behold. My first child, after 10 months of pregnancy and 22 hours of labor, came into the world looking like Rocky Balboa after 19 rounds with
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Law enforcement officers throughout Northern California are still looking for 46-year-old Hank Riley. The man is wanted on multiple arrest warrants from multiple counties, and was the subject of a manhunt at Whiskeytown Lake on Friday that resulted in the capture of his wif
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It was about 3:00 a.m. and I got up and checked on "the kids". I saw the cutest little thing, a horsey train. HoneyBandit was the engine, and DaBubbles was the next car. Bear was the caboose. I had to...
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A trial date has been set for two people accused of killing a man in a drive-by shooting. 25-year-old Vanessa Williamson and 23-year-old Robert James the Fourth are accused in the shooting of 28-year-old Daniel Khelawan on January 8th of last year. Khelawan was found dead in his car near the intersection of West and Gold
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Almost 4 years ago I became aware of the corrupt and rampaging family court and its components such as attorneys, mediators, therapists etc.During this time, there have been major developments on this subject, a local woman that is fighting the corrupt court because she has lost her daughter to her abuser fo
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Be comfortable at home with your barbeque grill and smoke cooker during this hands-on class. Participation and applications, type of charcoal, fire control, meat preparation and food handling safety using a Weber Kettle, BBQ, water smoker and more. Recipes for award winning pork ribs ...
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I'm not a "climate skeptic," but I am very skeptical of forecasts of what climate change might mean to a specific region. Honestly, they can take a best guess of what might happen, but ultimately it's throwing darts in the...
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No one was injured when a pickup and a car collided head-on near Round Mountain.
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Here’s a West Redding Fannie Mae home built in 1976 that’s a 3/2 of abou
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The north state will see a spell of sunny days with mild to warm afternoons following a long period of cool, unsettled weather. Temperatures across the northern Sacramento Valley floor will peak around 73 degrees this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. The average high temperature in Redding on
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It has been discovered within the family court case # 149117, that the court has made up some pseudo legal issue against Lani Kitkowski ( chapter leader: of "California Protective Parents Association" Shasta County and marginalized parent) and fabricated a probation as though it has been in place since June of last year
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This  letter was written to the "Record Searchlight" editor, as suspected it had not been published to date; so here it is: Almost 4 years ago I became aware of the corrupt and rampaging family court and its components, such as attorneys, mediators, therapists etc.During thi
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What: Mercy Hosts Grooving with the Girls - an Evening of Fun and Health Information Just for Women When: May 5, 5 p.m. Where: Red Lion Hotel, Redding Cost: $15 per person. To register for the event women may call 530-24-MERCY ...
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What: Millville Grange Community Information Meeting When: Wednesday (April 27), 6:30 p.m. Where: Millville Grange Hall, 20237 Old 44 Drive, Palo Cedro, CA 96073 The Millville Grange invites the public to find out what is happening within their communities and to get more active locally. Community groups ...
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In 2009, when Monica Templeton closed “Monica’s Vintage Inspired,” her Athens Avenue shabby-chic emporium, a whole cadre of artists, jewelry designers and furniture up-cyclers lost a home. And Redding lost a place to discover one-of-a-kind, artful gifts and décor, in a place that felt like home. It was only a matter
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At least three different bills in the Legislature aim to soften cuts to the state parks' budget by opening new opportunities for nonprofit groups, local governments or even private concessionaires to run parks otherwise facing a padlocked gate. But can any new operators — public or private, for-profit or philanthr
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The Redding City Council passed "limited free speech rules." Why?
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There's a local exception to fewer public university openings.
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There were a lot of questionable actions and policies during the seven years Arnold Schwarzenegger was governor of California, many at least bordering on outright corruption. All the suspicions about one of the last of those acts have now been confirmed by the man who once gleefully adopted the sobriquet "governator.
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Northbound on Interstate 5 just north of Redding I had a flat tire.
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This April, I urge our neighbors to take part in Parkinson's Awareness Month.
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Corning Ford-Mercury has purchased the former Helser Chevrolet dealership in Red Bluff.
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U.S. Rep. Wally Herger pitched a Republican plan to reform Medicare and Social Security to a group of tea party members on Monday night in Redding.
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1911: Two brothers were drowned in the Sacramento River at Lamoine when their boat capsized because their clothes were loaded down with heavy cartridges, which they planned to use on a hunt. Both Royal Melvin and Marion Melvin could swim, but the heavy ammunition pulled them down despite their efforts.
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The Greater Redding Chamber of Commerce and Win-River Casino are holding a "Margarita Mixpo Madness" after-hours mixer combined with a mini-expo on May 5.
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The CDFF Pipes and Drum Band got some expert bagpipe lessons during the weekend when Bruce Gandy of Nova Scotia, a world-renowned bagpiper, visited Redding to give the band some tips, said Dale Wilson, a member of the 20-member group.
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Red Bluff police Sunday arrested a parolee after watching him stash methamphetamine under a motel room bed, officers said.
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A 23-year-old Redding man who turned himself in at the Shasta County jail Saturday in connection with a Friday drive-by shooting near Enterprise Community Park saw his bail increased from $50,000 to $250,000 during his Monday arraignment in Shasta County Superior Court.
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Hank Leon Riley, a wanted Hayfork man, remained on the run Monday while detectives continued to investigate how a Shasta County deputy accidentally shot another deputy during the search for the fugitive and his wife Friday at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area.
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State Sen. Doug LaMalfa plans to call for hearings to investigate why state prison officials are placing violent inmates in the state's 41 minimum-security fire camps despite assurances to the contrary, he said Monday.
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A class of 25 fourth-graders from Columbia Elementary School in Redding donated 50 handmade pocket pillows for foster children with Krista Foster Homes on Shasta Street in Redding.
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Long ago when I had TV, occasionally I would get up during a bout of insomnia and watch whatever was on during the wee hours when they break out the worst commercials. The one for the headache remedy that you rolled across your head was one, and there was one for Gold Bond Medicated Powder that featured a rather unattractiv
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It has been discovered within the family court case # 149117, that the court has made up some pseudo legal issue against Lani Kitkowski ( chapter leader: of "California Protective Parents Association" Shasta County and marginalized parent) and fabricated a probation as though it has been in place since June of last year.
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Props to The Associated Press' Don Thompson for reporting the actual cost of a minor ticket for a first-time offense: The California state Senate has approved a bill that would increase fines for texting or using a handheld cell phone...
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There's a local exception to fewer public university openings.
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Call 800-290-2929. BEST BITES SACRAMENTO RIVER, Redding — Trout fishing around Redding was very good once again, with anglers catching 20 trout or more from downtown Redding to Anderson. They’re fat, feisty, and weighing more than 1 pound with many weighing 2 pounds. Dead-dr
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A quick trip to Oregon forced me to miss Saturday’s Whole Earth and Watershed Festival at Redding City Hall for the first time in several years. It’s always an enjoyable and educational event, so I’m not surprised to hear positive comments about the festival and the first-time “living street” exercise on Park Mari
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Is the roughly $6 million a year that the city of Redding transfers from its electric utility to the city's general fund a tax that November's Prop. 26 rendered illegal without a public vote? Great question -- and one that...
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A jackknifed big rig is blocking eastbound Highway 44 between Eskimo Hill and Old Station.
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