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October 11th, 2013

A Silver Alert has been issued for a woman from Imperial who may be heading to a property on the 1900 block of Paris Avenue in Redding.
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An audio file of Redding police communications obtained by the Record Searchlight highlights how rapidly a pursuit was unfolding and the split-second decisions officers were making last Saturday as they attempted to detain Steven Motley.
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West Valley and Central Valley High football reignite their rivalry Friday at 7:30 p.m. in the Valley Bowl at Ron Hale Memorial Stadium in Shasta Lake.
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The Northern Section Division I championship pairing of Paradise and Enterprise is back for a regular-season battle.
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A series of vetoes -- and even his explanation of the lead-bullet ban that he signed -- shows a governor giving some respect to lawful gun owners' rights.
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I fret about all the unsavory and scary-looking types downtown, but things could be worse -- and were, on California Street in the late Thirties.
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Republicans claim nobody wants the Affordable Care Act anyway, but the more people I talk to the more I find that think it's a good idea and past due.
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Doug LaMalfa's doing his job representing the taxpayers. His former rival should quit the bellyaching.
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Mexican influences create home with warm, welcoming touches. It and two others will be featured in Nov. 2 tour.
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Q. Many of my vegetables, especially tomatoes, are lush with green growth but produce little fruit. What's going on?
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Here’s what’s open and closed Monday for Columbus Day:
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Happy Valley olive farmers have an abundance of fruit on their trees.
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Redding firefighters and Big Bike Weekend organizers sorted out the issues last minute, ensuring the event would continue as planned.
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A man is suing the federal and state governments alleging they ignored his civil rights when they ordered him to stop growing wheat on his property south of Red Bluff.
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A large kitchen knife that may — or may not — have been used to kill Karen Kay Duenas of Cottonwood was shown to jurors today at the murder retrial of her husband.
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After their meeting with the NFL, Native Americans will be looking forward to buying souvenirs with the Washington Rednecks logo.
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To put the ongoing 21st-century Obamacare controversy in a different setting: Germany has had an all-inclusive, bar-none, uninterrupted system of universal health care since the 1880s.
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The GOP is accomplishing through ideology what al-Qaida has been unable to achieve by force.
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Thomas Lawrence's weekly "College Notebook" column breaks down college sports from the North State to the national level.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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Firefighters are at a blaze in Montgomery Creek this evening.
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A Shasta County jury convicted Thursday a former Igo-Ono School District principal of child molestation, the Shasta County district attorney's office announced today.
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A large kitchen knife that may — or may not — have been used to kill Karen Kay Duenas of Cottonwood was shown to jurors today in the murder retrial of her husband.
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An autopsy was performed Thursday on an alleged thief of a Redding Police cruiser who died after he stopped breathing during a struggle with four officers Saturday, said deputies with the Shasta County Sheriff's Office.
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I don't know how I had time to work, let alone do ordinary people things like paint my kitchen. I don't even have time to read you people, but I'm starting... now!
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Making a lot of hunters happy, Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed several of the gun bills that the Legislature had passed in the last session -- including what I believe to be the one that most rubbed folks the wrong way:...
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I've heard stories from frustrated friends lately about how they called for help from the Redding Police Department, and there's a story that the police failed to respond to one of the reports of a teenage boy harassing and attacking...
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By Ryan Loughrey These past few weeks have been an incredible blur. The sights and sounds and culture of Korea invite themselves into your senses and you slowly fall in love with them. My second class starts tomorrow, and I can only
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Goldie is a Guide who was raised by Shasta College ADN Nursing Instructor Charles Doherty and his wife Marla. Goldie often accompanied Doherty to work at the Health Sciences Building downtown, learning basic etiquette of being a wo
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Picture provided by: Peter Griggs By Shannon Koga   Harvest Fest is a great success. When first walking into the barn, it’s like being swallowed up into a perpetual sea of twinklin
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By Shannon Koga   Harry Potter: teaches hope, strength, overcoming impossible odds.   When thinking of the banned books of America, one doesn’t usually associate something as in
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About a thousand Redding Electric Utility customers lost power today after a squirrel jumped on power lines near one of the city's substations.
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A lit cigarette sparked a fire that gutted a home earlier this week just outside Redding’s southern city limits.
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A Red Bluff man with an outstanding parole warrant was taken into custody Thursday night after he led Tehama County sheriff's deputies on a chase, authorities said.
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Here’s a modern Ranch Style home in the lovely Scott Valley region of Siskiyou County. Above, we see all the marketing photos we are offered online of this REO home in beautiful Etna. Some REO agents might choose to show you the interior of the home they are trying to sell in the Redding area MLS. O
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Cool your turbines. Big Bike Weekend will happen this weekend.
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It started with a sore throat. It was on fire. So sore that I called in sick two days in a row. Then came the fever, and a lightheaded, slightly out of body feeling, and then along came the headache. Which turned into a pounding migraine after I failed to drink coffee for a couple [...]
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Halloween party is gonna be at the Lewiston Hotel. Oct 26th 2013 Featuring "Stoned Free"featuring KennyDetroit!!!, Uncle Staxx's Fire Dancers etc. Benefiting the Lewiston Fresh Start Food Bank. Admission is non perishable food or a $$ Donation. Help us fill our pantry and $$ to continue to feed the Hungry. Bring your s
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Redding will get a beautiful weekend as highs hover around 74 today, Saturday and Sunday. Nighttime lows will be between 52 and 54. Days through next week are expected to be sunny and in the 70s.
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In 1913: The Balaklala Copper Co. placed an order for a new gas holder to be used in making further tests with the Hall desulphurizing process at the company's smelter at Coram. The new tank would be erected on the flat below the house in which the McDougall ovens were constructed and would have a capacity of 30,000 cubic f
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T.J. Holmes' weekly "Prep Notebook" column dissects high school sports in the North State and beyond.
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Shasta High girls golf hosts an Eastern Athletic League match at Gold Hills Golf Course in Redding.
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Enterprise volleyball hosts West Valley in its Sac River League opener.
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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It's a rainy Saint Patrick's Day evening at The Whiskeytown Roadhouse. The downpour falls like a curtain and a restless, somber mood hangs over the room. At the end of the bar, a grizzled old
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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Redding Police confirmed this evening that a third assault and a possible attempt at sexual battery occurred on the Sacramento River Trail Monday.
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Asks Nixon speechwriter-turned-presidential candidate-and-pundit Pat Buchanan in this column, which discusses secession movements in western Maryland, northern Colorado and in our own backyard. The ending: While the folks in western Maryland, northern Colorado, northern California and on the Upper Peninsula...
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It was an event for the books. Community members read to young children this morning as part of Take 10 and Do It Again.
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The first step toward curbing bullying can also be the hardest: simply getting involved in painful situations.
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Rep. Paul Ryan's call for a bargain to tackle federal entitlements' long-term costs offers a way out of the budget impasse.
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I'm baffled that anyone, especially legislators, would consider shutting down the government as a tactic.
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The House is the people's body and its members are expected to follow the wishes of their constituents.
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Two fundraising walks for breast cancer and ALS also on tap.
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Historic Lower Gas Point Road was home to a settlement in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
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Bills for the $150 state fire prevention fee should be mailed to Shasta County residents sometime this month.
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A Shasta County jury got a close look today at some of the nightmarish evidence in the first-degree murder trial of a Cottonwood man accused of killing his wife last year.
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Shasta County planning commissioners today approved a cell phone tower for a rural Cottonwood neighborhood, though some residents are so against the idea, they plan to appeal the decision.
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Organization needs office help and drivers.
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The city of Redding is on pace to exceed last year's total of housing starts.
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I thank Speaker John Boehner and the House Republicans for their brave and stalwart efforts to stand up to Obama.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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The mother of Steven Motley, the man who died three days after an altercation with four Redding police officers, said her son was battered to death, and she is contemplating taking legal action.
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In the latest local showing of the government shutdown's unexpected impacts, a local organization that helps disabled people gain employment is losing nearly $5,000 a week because it's footing the paychecks for some clients who would work at federal site.
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Peter Lee, executive director of Covered California, the state health insurance exchange, made a visit to Redding today.
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Previewing high school football, led by the Record Searchlight's Game of the Week: Valley Bowl 2013 - West Valley at CV.
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Bullying takes many forms. School safety expert Wayne Sakamoto offered insights on the problem and suggestions for taking action during a Women's Fund forum in Redding.
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It's the Record Searchlight's 75th birthday next week, and for a special edition we're collecting 75 things our readers love about the North State. A few more details here. Even the usual malcontents ought to have a contribution to this...
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A Shasta County jury got a close look Thursday at some of the nightmarish evidence in the first-degree murder trial of a Cottonwood man accused of killing his wife last year.
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Shasta County planning commissioners this afternoon approved a use permit for a 73-foot cell phone tower to be disguised as a pine tree in Cottonwood, in spite of complaints from a group of residents that the structure doesn't belong in their secluded neighborhood.
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A 24-year-old Shasta Lake man involved in a fiery crash late Monday night on Interstate 5, south of Hilltop Drive, has died.
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A 22-year-old Redding man wanted in connection to a stabbing that occurred late Wednesday night has been arrested.
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A forest protection truck stolen from the Whiskeytown National Recreation Area this past weekend was used as part of a larger heist.
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Here’s a beautiful home in one of Redding’s most desired neighborhoods off Saratoga.
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You find out who your friends are when you’re in trouble. In Frank Capra’s movie, “It’s A Wonderful Life,” George Bailey (Jimmy Stewart) faces down disaster and financial ruin. Wall Street’s collapse sparked panic in the nation. Terrified depositors swarmed his lobby and worse yet, the local bank—controlled by
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Vintner's Cellar will be celebrating their seventh year in business with a Grape Stomp Competition on Saturday, October 12th starting at 2pm. The day includes four stomping events as well as a spaghetti dinner and live music. This is the 7th annual Grape Stomp Competition and is free to attend. The Spaghetti dinner will be
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This Friday (11am - 1pm) Weaver Lumber will be celebrating it's 50th year in business as well as the Grand Opening of it's new 11,000 square foot True Value Hardware Store. The Chamber of Commerce will be on site for a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11am. They'll be hosting (Friday, on site) a free BBQ [...]
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Live near the South Fork of the Trinity River in this modern Fannie Mae home. Go towards the light! This looks like a pretty special place if you are wanting to live in the woods near a beautiful river, but not so far into the woods that you are remote and cut off. Representing the interests of th
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ANDERSON – The City of Anderson will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Deschutes Road Roundabout and Interchange Project, the first of its kind on a State highway in District 2, on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. The $5.2 million project includes a new off-ramp from northbound I-5 at Deschutes Road and
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A woman sustained minor injuries this morning in a hit-and-run crash on the western side of Redding.
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Note:  This will be my last column until November 5.  I’m leaving for a grand European odyssey! The Board of Supervisors meeting on October 8 was brief and business-like.  Last week the Board voted to strengthen the Board of Building Appeals (BBA).  The BBA has three responsibilities, laid out in state
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Today is expected to be sunny with a high near 76, the National Weather Service reports.
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Redding police are looking for a suspect in a stabbing that occurred just before midnight in the 2500 block of Reservoir Lane.
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Redding mixed media artist Troy Hawkins is known for dabbling. He’s a painter, sculptor, jewelry maker and assemblage artist, and by day, a hair stylist and makeup artist. His latest series of paintings, “Modern Erotica,” addresses our culture’s divergence from an appreciation of natural forms, to an obsession with
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For the entire month of October, The Grape Escape in Redding is celebrating its second anniversary. Each time you visit during October, be sure to enter the customer appreciation drawings for gift certificates and the grand prize of a trip to the Amador Wine Country. Special events set during the month include music by A Me
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Bonnie Burhart can trace her artistic impulse to growing up with 10 brothers and sisters. “I got hand-me-down everything, and I wanted to make it look like my own,” she said. That desire for self-expression eventually blossomed into a passion. That passion, when coupled with three other like-minded artists, has led to R
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“This is the restaurant you dream of finding on a road trip,” enthused “Linda S.” of Brisbane in an online review of Hal & Kathy’s Cookhouse, the popular breakfast and lunch spot in Fall River Mills. After lunch there a week ago I’d agree — my huge BLT was probably the best I’ve ever had, ditto the potat
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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Shasta College volleyball hosts Feather River in a Golden Valley Conference showdown.
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A Shasta College student’s suggested fixes for what she sees as problems with poor academic counseling, canceled classes and financial aid aren’t workable, college President Joe Wyse told the board of trustees Wednesday night.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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A house in the 200 block of Wilshire Drive is burning tonight.
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A fire that broke out Wednesday night destroyed a home just outside Redding's southern city limits.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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Liberty is no longer a single lady – and it’s time for Redding to name another eagle. When Patriot died last year, there was speculation about whether Liberty would choose another mate. But now that she’s back in her nest for the new breeding season, she appears to have done just that.
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There is an alternative to the destructive political gridlock in Washington, as Assemblyman Brian Dahle is working to demonstrate.
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In the administration's sadder-but-wiser view, the no-negotiation-over-the-debt-ceiling line must be drawn brightly, once and for all, in order to avert a never-ending cascade of extortionist episodes.
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A distraught but unarmed woman is shot dead with a toddler in her car -- just the latest abuse of deadly force by law enforcement.
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I wish we could fast-forward about 20 years into the future and hear Paul Harvey on the radio as he ends with "and now you know the rest of the story" about the Affordable Care Act.
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While still a terrifying diagnosis, strides being made in breast cancer research and treatments.
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Men face particular challenges when diagnosed with breast cancer.
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Walk this weekend will help raise funds for breast cancer research.
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In 1913: Because she had a severe sore throat for three weeks that kept her from eating, Mary McCloud, an Indian aged 75, died from starvation.
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The event typically draws about 5,000 visitors annually.
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Trinity County is applying for a multimillion dollar slice of state funding in a bid to replace the county’s aging jail with a new, state-of-the-art facility.
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Shante Luster started working for Lim’s Family Pharmacy in Redding nine years ago.
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It was clear 51-year-old Karen Duenas of Cottonwood was dead when he first saw her blood-caked and ashen body during the early morning hours of May 5, 2012, a Shasta County sheriff’s sergeant told a Superior Court jury today.
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A week after suspending adoptions due to mysterious ailment sickening and killing dogs at Haven Humane Society in Redding, the animal shelter has isolated the sick animals and resumed finding homes for the pets.
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With pink paper, somehow the news inside seemed less annoying. My attitude became more positive. I felt like I could handle anything.
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Students at 12 Shasta County schools got to school the old-fashioned way today -- they walked. They were participating in Walk to School Day.
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Cut down on sugar this Halloween with these tips.
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there is just a single number that people can call to find support -- 2-1-1 and it has been available to Shasta County residents since October 2011.
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Adrenal condition almost killed him in 1947.
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The grandmother of a Redding man who died Tuesday, three days after a struggle with four Redding police officers, says her grandson was facing personal turmoil that day, but he was not a violent person.
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A Shasta County sheriff’s sergeant told a Superior Court jury Wednesday it was clear that 51-year-old Karen Duenas of Cottonwood was dead when he first saw her blood-caked and ashen-colored body during the early morning hours of May 5, 2012.
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NorCalRiderz is hosting the first full day of motocross racing at the new Hay-Town MX Track at the Trinity County Fairgrounds in Hayfork on Saturday, October 12th.
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Attention Race fans, the Redding Dragstrip is now closed for the 2013 season. Please come to the Redding Dragstrip on Saturday October 12th at 1 pm for the Celebration of Life for Bob Lidell. See you at the strip.
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A vegetation fire has been reported near the intersection of Highways 44 and 89 north of Burney this afternoon.
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A fire has been contained after it spread into a half acre of vegetation in Palo Cedro this afternoon.
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Due to the government shutdown, the annual Return of the Salmon Festival scheduled for later this month in Anderson has been canceled.
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Local law enforcement agents seized nearly 200 marijuana plants in both Anderson and Millville Tuesday, a sheriff's sergeant said.
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There's a line of thinking among some conservatives that the government is simply in the way of business. Oddly, the businesses themselves think otherwise. The National Retail Federation wants this nonsense in Washington to end, Buzzfeed reports. The shutdown ultimately...
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From the Facebook page of La Cabana Mexican Restaurant in downtown Redding: Mike Ralston:La Cabana is my 93 year old mother's favorite place to eat (as it is the rest of the family's) We were gone recently on a long...
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For the second straight year, Redding Bank of Commerce won the larger employer category at this morning’s Best Companies to Work For in Shasta County.
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A 22-year-old Minnesota man suffered serious injuries early today after he was struck by a car while trying to cross Interstate 5 on foot.
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There's a lot of history attached to Jack's Bar & Grill, celebrating 75 years on California Street in downtown Redding. The history of the restaurant and California Street (a notorious drinking and red-light district during the Shasta Dam construction boom)...
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From an email tech-savvy entrepreneur Kyle Ritter sent yesterday: "I'm not sure what the future holds for ShastaMugshots.com and the other mugshot websites that I have in my network. At this point I'm leaning towards selling the whole thing off...
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Here’s an attractive Freddie Mac foreclosure home in the pines of Shingletown.
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The John J. Balma Justice Center in downtown Redding has been reopened after an evacuation this morning following what was reported as a propane odor in the building.
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A trailer hauled by a cement truck has overturned on Fawndale Road near Interstate 5, about 10 miles north of Redding.
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An overturned big rig is blocking lanes near Moose Camp in Montgomery Creek.
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The Shasta Service Guild will present “Spare My Brother,”  a tale of what happened in the lives of John and Charles Ruggles in the days before they were dragged from their jail cells in the middle of the night and hung next to the railroad tracks, where they dangled for several days as a warning [...]
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The 4-mile Hornbeck Trail, much of which follows the bed of an abandoned historic narrow gauge railroad, is part of complex of single-track dirt trails east of Keswick Reservoir. It is restricted to non-motorized use by hikers (dogs allowed), bicyclists, and equestrians. Both its two trailheads have parking and restrooms.
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Today should be mostly sunny with a high near 73, the National Weather Services says.
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A vehicle that was being chased by a Redding police car early this morning ran off Highway 44 and crashed, ejecting a 25-year-old man who was driving.
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Redding firefighters this morning extinguished a fire in the 1500 block of Olive Avenue where smoke was coming from a downstairs apartment.
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The truckload meat sale is by far the  main event this week at Tops Market in Redding and Weaverville.  This week-long special is enough to entice me to clear out my chest freezer and stock up for fall cooking. But something else caught my eye in this week's Tops Market ad: Land o' Lakes butter, [...]
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In 1913: A heavy dynamite explosion nearly reduced to kindling the Manton home of the Mr. and Mrs. A.E. Head, well to do farmer and land owner on Bailey Creek. The structure collapsed over their heads during the night. It was generally thought that the dynamiting of the Head home, with the evident intent to do murder, was a
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Foothill High volleyball hosts Shasta in a Sac River League opener in Palo Cedro.
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West Valley High volleyball hosts Red Bluff as both teams open Sac River League play.
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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Local probation and jail officials say realignment has led to some successes almost two years after the state began handing lower-level convicts over to Shasta County’s agencies,
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The plans to redevelop old mill property outside Anderson might provoke a sense of competition up I-5 in Redding, but the project is good for the entire North State.
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If Republicans want to show some seriousness about articulating their case, they need to drop the Beltway-speak and talk to real people.
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When does that 17,000,000,000,000 dollar debt start coming down?
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A family discusses and negotiates how much money it chooses to spend for food (e.g., more ice cream and fewer vegetables). A family does not ever negotiate whether or not to eat.
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It is a sad day when those opposed to the State of Jefferson, either through ignorance or pure fear, make misleading statements to the press and are never corrected.
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Get ready for the Zim in the Sagebrush fundraiser for Turtle Bay with these western-inspired recipes.
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Tom Torlakson, the state's top school official, tinkered with a rover in high school robotics class, listened to marimbas played by fourth- and fifth-graders and got other views of Redding schools today during a visit to the North State.
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Get your cookie and other holiday dessert recipes for the Record Searchlight's annual contest.
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The top education official in the state visited Redding classrooms today and came away with a sense of committed teachers and can-do spirit — as well as a ceramic fish and coffee mug made by students.
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A man accused of stealing a police car and who became unresponsive during a struggle with four Redding Police officers has died, officials with the Shasta County Coroner’s Office reported tonight.
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A crowd of about 20 listened to and engaged with a panel featuring a local health care provider and others.
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The Women's Fund is putting on two forums in Redding to bring attention to the problem of bullying.
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Two months after a deadlocked jury forced a mistrial, the Cottonwood man accused of fatally stabbing his wife last year was in Shasta County Superior Court today for the opening of his retrial in the alleged slaying.
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California's housing market will continue its slow recovery in 2014, but an industry economist warned today that an extended government shutdown could derail growth.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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Terminating a pregnancy increases risk of breast cancer; taking a pregnancy to full term and birth reduces risk.
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The Shasta County Coroner's Office says a man who was hospitalized in critical condition following a chase Saturday in which he stole a police cruiser has died.
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A Feb. 25 trial date was set Tuesday in Shasta County Superior Court for an Oregon man charged with murdering his aunt and nearly killing his uncle during a savage attack last year.
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You know, those Jefferson secessionists --- sometimes I wonder if they're just behind the times. Gov. Jerry Brown announced today that he had signed SB 744, a bill co-sponsored by Assemblymen Brian Dahle and Rich Gordon -- the latter a...
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Trinity County Sheriff's deputies say they've arrested three people on suspicion of growing marijuana for sale this month.
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In-N-Out Burger wants to bring its business to south Redding.
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Glad you asked. Gallup has an answer. WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Americans' confidence in the economy has deteriorated more in the past week during the partial government shutdown than in any week since Lehman Brothers collapsed on Sept. 15, 2008, which...
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Occasional semi-joking forays into spitsville politics aside, there will always be one California. I'm pretty sure that's splitsville but so writes the L.A. Daily News in an editorial castigating Rep. John Garamendi for his ardent northern partisanship when it comes...
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Peter Scheer of the California First Amendment Coalition notes an interesting dynamic with a recent New York Times story on mugshots websites: Realizing that the mugshot sites depend heavily for their revenue on internet traffic generated by search engines, the...
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A pick-up stolen from the Whiskeytown National Recreation Area sometime before Monday has been found in Northeast Redding with minor damage.
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Back when Microsoft was the biggest name in technology, CEO Bill Gates leveled an attack on the auto industry: If carmakers were as innovative as computer companies, he said, a car would cost just $27.
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Firefighters say a fire burned a two-story home behind the Destiny Church this afternoon.
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Ford settles lawsuit with Berkshire Hathaway Inc. subsidiary National Indemnity Co. for $22.1 million -- $2 million more than the automaker sought.
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A 48-year-old appears to have escaped serious injury today when he fell into an uncovered manhole at the Walmart in Redding.
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The NorCal OUTreach Project, a 501c3 non-profit, dedicated to educating the public in the north state on the issues and lives of LGBTQ+ persons, will be sponsoring the National Coming Out Day, Friday, October 11, 6:00-9:00pm, at the Social Hall of the United Methodist Church, East & South Sts. in Redding CA. The public
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Dunsmuir Autumn ART WALK will be held October 19, 2013, from 1-6pm in historic downtown Dunsmuir.   A variety of northstate artists from Redding to Ashland  and McCloud to Happy Camp will host receptions with refreshments in local businesses and in historic buildings in this Victorian railroad
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Call 800-290-2929. NOTICE: Many public lakes under the supervision or jurisdiction of federal agencies, such as the U.S. Forest Service, have been closed to fishing and/or boat launching due to the federal shutdown. Call ahead. BEST BITES ROGUE RIVER, Gold Beach, Ore. — It is
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A 71-year-old Redding woman suffered minor injuries today when she drove her car off the second story of the parking structure in downtown Redding.
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Fall weather and the traditional breeding season will cause deer to be more prevalent along the City's greenbelt-bordered roadways and Redding Animal Regulation warns motorists to be extra watchful. Fall is the "rut" or breeding season for deer, causing the males to be less wary than usual. Females also may be more active a
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Notorious North State cartoonist, Phil Fountain, has announced his return to the World Wide Web via the region's favorite online destination, anewscafe.com. Beginning Sunday, October 13th, readers who happen to have a penchant for crudely rendered satire and a willingness to waste a few seconds of their life on lo
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The man who died in a house fire on Sunday northeast of Red Bluff has been identified as Terry Hall.
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Firefighters quickly contained a vegetation fire that broke out this morning in Palo Cedro.
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It’s early, but this confirms what we felt subjectively. Activity was off a bit in September from our very busy August. We caution that any one month doesn’t reveal much of a macro trend, and that we are experiencing our traditional seasonal flux reflected in the chart below. Worth a look though:
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How Swede it is. To step out and lay claim to all the land you can see surrounding your home.
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Local probation and sheriff's officials will discuss programs being offered to reduce recurring crimes in the area brought on by Assembly Bill 109, the state's public safety realignment program.
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Check here for live updates from today's Shasta County Board of Supervisors meeting, where supervisors will vote on adding two new members to the Board of Building Appeals, among other agenda items.
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A Happy Valley man who helped coach at West Valley High School has been found guilty of illegal sex and sex acts with an underage student.
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A 24-year-old Shasta Lake man sustained major injuries in a late Monday night crash on Interstate 5, south of Hilltop Drive.
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• I haven’t written anything for months… I would like to blame it on illness or a heavy workload but I think my brain just decided to dormicate for a while… (the result of dormant hanging out with a smooth-talking verb). • The English language guardian’s worst nightmare … a man with a forum whose [...]
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Redding’s Sequoia Middle School will be the site of a discussion Tuesday on California’s prison realignment reform.
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Sunny skies, breezy winds and a high temperature near 75 degrees are in Redding's weather forecast for today. Meteorologists with the National Weather Service in Sacramento say Redding should experience an 8 to 15 mph north wind with gusts as high as 23 mph. There's a 20 percent chance of rain after 11 p.m., but Wednesday s
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Opening statements are under way this morning in the retrial of a Cottonwood man accused of murdering his wife last year.
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The weekly Northern Section football media poll.
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In 1913: Henry Stacher filed suit against the Central Pacific Railway Co. to obtain title to land the plaintiff claimed to have owned for the past 23 years and in which the railway claimed also to have an interest. Stacher claimed to have bought the good farming land from the railway and to have received a deed 21 years ago
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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On Monday afternoon at about 4:44 p.m. a woman was walking on the Sacramento River Trail in Redding, one mile west of Court Street on the south side. The woman was struck in the head with an object that caused her to fall down, and she lost consciousness. When she came to, she saw a [...]
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Redding police were looking Monday for a teenager who struck a woman on the head as she was walking along the Sacramento River Trail and then tried to drag her into the bushes.
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Kit Harvey sets up her camera as she prepares to monitor Liberty, a female bald eagle that returned to the area near Turtle Bay along the Sacramento River over the weekend . This is the first season since at least 2007 that Liberty has returned to the nest without her longtime mate, Patriot, who was killed in May during a f
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A 19-year-old Redding man was arrested Monday on suspicion of sexually assaulting two teenagers last month, police said.
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The 2013 Season has ended. There will be no more races until further notice. RIP Bob Lidell Your season has ended, your race run, and you were a winner in all regards. Please join me in keeping Joye and his family in your prayers.
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It’s rare to get the warm fuzzies about a bank, but Cornerstone Community Bank proved last week that it is very possible.
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Gov. Jerry Brown tried to cancel his predecessor's misguided effort to raise cash by selling -- and then leasing back -- state buildings. But the investors who stand to profit aren't giving up easily.
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A proposed fine against PG&E for lapses that led to the San Bruno explosion would be so steep as to punish ratepayers and hurt efforts to invest in safety improvements.
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By the time the tea party activists have their way with the Republican Party, it will by a shadow of its former self.
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Isn't that your message — we are the Stupid Party?
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No atheists offer an answer to a question on hope. Why is that?
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Yard sale shopper, your lost item is found.
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A brief look at business news from around the north state.
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Sometimes after a big event, I take a while to put it into focus.
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Joe Millar rose through the firefighting ranks to become a chief in the U.S. Forest Service.
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See who was at what recent North State event.
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Shasta County supervisors on Tuesday will consider adding the final two members to the county's Board of Building Appeals, which would give the board the full roster it needs to resume a high-profile hearing on vintner Reverge Anselmo's chapel.
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A 33-year-old man who stole a Redding police cruiser and led officers on a chase on Saturday has been identified as Steven Anthony Motley.
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A Redding teenager accused of stabbing his father to death in April is still waiting to be taken to Napa State Hospital for treatment after being declared mentally incompetent to stand trial that same month.
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Robert Shiner hopes to open his second All Stars Sports Bar by December in Redding. Shiner opened his All Stars in Anderson in 2007.
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A woman died at a hospital this morning, only a few hours after her husband pulled her from their burning home.
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UCLA's Mark Kleiman unloads on the operators of websites -- like the formerly very popular shastamugshots.com -- that post photos of arrestees (in itself, a public service of sorts) and then charge for removal (a practice whose ethics are dubious...
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At least five high school football players have perished this season across the nation. And thankfully, it's a trend that has not gone from national to North State.
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Q. What, do you think, is the soul? The soul is that part of a human being which is invisible and survives physical death. The New Testament does not say much about the experiences of the soul following death. For the most part, it stays focused on the recovery of the body through resurrection at the end of time, when body
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A 33-year-old man who stole a Redding police cruiser and led officers on a chase on Saturday has been identified as Steven Anthony Motley.
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... then why does that Legislature dominated by urban liberals pass bills like Sen. Alex Padilla's SB 740, which aims to beef up investment in broadband Internet infrastructure in un- or underserved areas? Which areas are those? Glad you...
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Calling all talented performers 18 and under! Don't miss your chance to be a star!
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The 2013 AAUW Home Tour and Art Show will feature a Spanish Hacienda-style, energy efficient, solar-powerd home for review. The décor of the home is influenced by the homeowner's love of all things Mexican, with almost everything purchased or custom made in San Carlos, Mexico or Scottsdale, Ariz. Landscaping is drought-tol
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Dr. Parvin Carter, DDS, MAGD will see, free of charge, as many patients as possible starting at 9 a.m. and ending at 5 p.m. on October 24. The event operates on a first come, first serve basis for oral cancer screenings, and a choice of an extraction, filling or cleaning. Please come to our dental office, located on 1548 Ea
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Dick’s Sporting Goods in Redding will celebrate the grand opening of its store in the Kohl’s-Trader Joe’s center on Oct. 18.
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From a review of a book on terrorism comes this intriguing sentence: His theme is not some vaguely defined "clash of civilizations" but rather the clash between metropolitan centers and rural peripheries that is internal to all modern civilizations--whether these...
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This brief writing attempts summary of Saturday’s achievement at the 8th Community Creek Clean-up along the North Sacramento Trail from the North Market Street Bridge to the Sundial Bridge. Nothing could stop the outpouring on behalf of the resource and our shared public space. What tried failed including the following: a
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That would be Tom Coburn of Oklahoma, a physician, interviewed on "60 Minutes Overtime." Here's a link to the CBS report. Excerpt: Tom Coburn: "If all these people are disabled that apply, I want 'em all to get it. And...
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A woman pulled from a fire at her home northeast of Redding has died.
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Fire crews are in Big Bend this morning battling a fire at a two-story log cabin on Hawkins Creek Road.
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A slight chance of showers is expected to hit the North State by midweek, but not before the area enjoys some ideal fall weather.
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In 1913: Milton A. Nathan, a San Francisco attorney who was seeking to incite action against the “deplorable conditions” in Redding regarding enforcement of the liquor ordinance, was being practically ignored by the city board of trustees and would be unless he saw fit to come to this city to either lay complaints or ma
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Man dies in Tehama County house fire
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Foothill High swimmer Jamie Pincin earned three first-place finishes at the NorCal Invitational swim meet held in Anderson.
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As costs and delays mount for California's ill-fated high-speed railway, the voters want another chance to have their say on the bonds that would help finance it.
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The recall of Gov. Gray Davis was the most exciting political stories in California history. But 10 years later, nobody wants to remember it.
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Special negotiated hospital rates for insurance companies amount to unfair gouging of the rest of us.
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Forest Service firefighters are "essential" and thus staying on the job --- for IOUs. Would you do the same?
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You are the children of this world whether you like or not and this world is your home.
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Sequels to video games app add more fun.
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SALT LAKE CITY — More states and nations may legalize same-sex marriage, but human laws cannot "make moral what God has declared immoral," a top Mormon leader said Sunday.
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The nonprofit Providence International is building three affordable homes in the Parkview neighborhood in Redding.
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WASHINGTON — The United States moved closer to the possibility of the first-ever default on the government's debt Sunday as Speaker John Boehner adamantly ruled out a House vote on a straightforward bill to boost the borrowing authority without concessions from President Barack Obama.
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Firefighters have knocked down a kitchen fire in the Starview Estates neighborhood of Redding this evening.
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A man in his mid-60s died this morning in a house fire northeast of Red Bluff in Tehama County, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said.
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A Shasta County Sheriff’s vehicle sustained minor damage today after a felony pursuit that ended in Anderson. Deputies attempted to stop a vehicle in Cottonwood for a moving violation around 11:20 a.m. When the vehicle didn’t stop, a chase ensued that reached speeds up to 70 miles per hour.
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Redding police are looking for at least one person who they said stabbed a man this afternoon.
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Crews have contained a small vegetation fire northeast of Redding this afternoon.
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Redding police said a woman was injured this morning when she was hit by a go-kart in the pit area of the Redding Drag Strip on Old Oregon Trail.
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Redding-area residents can expect a sunny day today with a high near 83, according to the National Weather Service.
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For months, mysterious white flakes and construction dust fell on Nancy Lopez's desk in the Jackson County Courthouse in Kansas City, Mo.
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At least five high school football players have perished this season across the nation. And thankfully, it’s a trend that has not gone from national to North State.
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QUINCY — Feather River College smashed Shasta College at home in Quincy 75-45 Saturday night.
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Shasta High School cross-country runner Hannah Davis broke a course record Saturday at the State of Jefferson meet in Ashland, Ore.
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The afternoon of 10-05-13 at approximately 1430 hours, a Redding police officer attempted a traffic stop on a truck, which had been reported stolen. The driver of the stolen truck failed to stop and a pursuit ensued. The pursuit terminated when the driver of the stolen truck, while driving westbound on Rancho Road, failed t
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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It this a map of the "red" and "blue" political zones of California? Almost, but not quite. Rather, it demonstrates which counties pay above-average taxes (in blue -- dark blue for those that pay a lot more than their...
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ANDERSON — Part of the Shasta District Fair grounds became a sea of bright flowing colors and feathers as American Indians joined together to dance for the 22nd annual Stillwater Pow Wow on Saturday.
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A proponent of a new state in the North State says lighter regulations will help us tap our resources and boost our economy.
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A closer inspection of the numbers shows an independent state in the rural northern counties just doesn't add up.
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The Clover Fire's destruction brought, as the smoke cleared, a reminder of the inspiring way in which people step up to help in a crisis.
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This Congress has not passed one single piece of meaningful legislation. All it has done is attempt to extort from the Obama administration cuts in government spending and services.
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Effort benefits area families who may not be able to afford diapers for their babies.
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September births list from Mercy Medical Center in Redding.
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Alison Vicencio and Michael Danzy Jr., both of Redding, are engaged to be married on Oct. 19, 2013, at Circus Circus in Reno, Nev. The bride-elect is the daughter of Bruce and Michelle Behling of Redding, and of Timothy Jr. and Debborah Vicencio of Minersville, Utah. She graduated from Anderson High School and Shasta Colleg
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Uncommon, or uncommonly wise? Occasionally, a couple or a family will elect to put their home into a revocable living trust, a charitable remainder trust or a qualified personal residence trust. There are advantages and disadvantages to doing this.
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Can anything good come from the shutdown? Are Americans doomed to eternal gridlock in their governance?
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Can pet store help rescue and then adopt out a gartner snake?
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The John F. Reginato River Access Trail is a hidden treasure of a trail. It follows the edge of the Sacramento River for three-quarters of a mile, shaded by beautiful old oaks and offers multiple access points for fishing, bird watching and photo shooting.
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Dear Babe: I have a 1934 General Motors Hockey Broadcast Guide. There are articles in it by Foster Hewitt, Frank Calder and Frank Patrick. You can match up one of the cover “ice layouts” with one of the similar pages toward the back of the book, and you have a diagram of the hockey ice surface, showing all the players o
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In 1913: Attorney A.M. McCoy for the Red Bluff and Antelope Water Co., stated the company would sell its plant to the city of Red Bluff for $85,000. That price included the entire plant, pipes, tanks, wells, pumping plants, orange orchard, dam, and 80 acres.
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I applaud the House Republicans for staying the course of limited government.
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Gov. Brown, are you aware of all the chaos your legislation is causing in the lives of thousands of California's most vulnerable citizens, the disabled elderly?
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Want to get the federal government open again? Boycott the corporations that run Congress through their lobbyists.
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The Buckhorn construction crews have literally moved mountains this summer. I thank for their hard work to make the road safer.
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I took a walk in the Old Shasta Pioneer Cemetery and was very saddened by what I saw: broken branches, weeds waist-high, and graves overgrown with bushes and vines.
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House Republicans are behaving like common thugs, blackmailing the president into signing on to their irrational demands with no regard to how it affects the country, the economy and our global position.
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A filmmaker has canceled a documentary on Hillary Clinton as the Clinton Cabal has stonewalled the project. It's shameful how she hides from scrutiny.
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The Shasta College football team is looking to finish the first half of its season with an upset win, 5 p.m. Saturday at Feather River College in Quincy.
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Firefighters are en route to two vegetation fires this afternoon -- one in the area of Turtle Bay and the other in the area of Highway 299 and Interstate 5.
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My new Novel will be out soon. I think you will love the characters and the story. I am enjoying writing it! Should be ready by Advent The Hermit's Word fro
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Redding police chased a driver this afternoon who somehow stole a patrol car and led officers on a chase before the man was caught in the Enterprise area.
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E-mail received in response to an item in today's column: Dear Mr. Beauchamp, I am compelled to respond to your statements in today's paper regarding Russell Hunts singing talent. I have been a DJ/KJ in Redding for the past fourteen...
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Authorities say they've found a woman and three children, two of whom are her grandchildren, who were reported missing Friday evening.
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Here’s a few images from our new listing in east Redding. REALTOR Jamie Kline Garcia is holding it open today from 11 am to 1 pm, so come by and see it and say hi to Jamie! You can click on the images below to expand a little, but also here’s a link to more
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Here’s an attractively priced HUD home in lovely Shasta Lake City.
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Photo : A stand of stately olive trees. I grew up surrounded by the pine forest of the Rocky Mountains. Very different than the Mediterranean climate of Northern California’s valley floor and foothills of lively oak woodlands Photo : Green Mission olives. I first experienced a Mediterranean climate in my late twenties on
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Today should be sunny with a high near 84, the National Weather Service predicts.
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Shasta High football hosts Red Bluff in an Eastern Athletic League matchup and the Record Searchlight's Game of the Week.
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West Valley High football hosts Pleasant Valley of Chico in a final tuneup before league play.
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Foothill High football hosts Paradise in a rematch of the 2010 and 2011 D-I championship games.
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High school football scores lead the way in area roundup.
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In 1913: Word was received in Redding at a late hour that the yards of the Lamoine lumber and trading company at Lamoine were on fire and were threatened with destruction. The loss was estimated at $30,000.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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Shasta High football hosts Red Bluff in a rematch of a 2012 classic, a league battle and the Record Searchlight's Game of the Week.
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The West Valley High football team is looking for a big win over visiting Pleasant Valley at 7:30 p.m. Friday at The Pasture in Cottonwood.
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Tehama County Sheriff’s deputies Friday identified three men suspected in a medical marijuana robbery that left one man dead and led to a high-speed chase and a day-long manhunt.
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Preview of Shasta College football's road game at Feather River, in Quincy Saturday at 5 p.m.
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A new bee ordinance, aimed especially at protecting Shasta County's queen-bee apiaries, set buffers locally but has global implications.
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Home cooking can be good business, thanks to newly streamlined state regulations.
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Shasta College will offer a pest control adviser certificate program this fall.
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The Shasta Koi and Water Garden Club will hold its annual koi auction at 10 a.m. Oct. 19 at 19540 Broadhurst Road., Cottonwood, off Bowman Road.
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Redding Parks and Recreation will hold floral design classes this fall.
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As October arrives our local foothills seem renewed by a profusion of fall colors and masses of seeds, nuts, fruits and acorns in all shapes and sizes.
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Can you please explain soil solarization? I want to expand my garden, and I've heard it's a way to sterilize soil without using chemicals.
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Two ways to keep pests away and tips on getting your winter vegetables planted.
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This week Dale Angel of Redding shares a different take on the garden: appreciating weeds.
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Here's a list of events for Shasta County's upcoming Mental Illness Awareness Week. Events start Sunday and run through Saturday throughout Redding.
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Thomas Lawrence's weekly "College Notebook" column breaks down college sports in the North State and beyond.
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Congress’ fiscal deadlock will keep national parks closed this weekend for the first time in nearly 17 years.
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Seven women and five men were chosen as jurors today for the retrial of a Cottonwood man accused of stabbing his wife to death last year in her bedroom.
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Redding fire officials want the public’s help in identifying a man they suspect is connected to a series of blazes that charred more than eight acres at Turtle Bay Exploration Park.
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A Redding-based community bank has agreed to help fund Shasta Head Start until a snafu stemming from the federal shutdown can be resolved.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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A Shasta Lake man charged with attempted murder after allegedly shooting his roommate in the back Wednesday at the home they shared had accused him of having an affair with his estranged wife, according to a detective’s report filed today in Shasta County Superior Court.
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While I'm not in favor of forming a new state, I have legitimate reasons for my beliefs. Thomas Spear's reent letter was totally irrational.
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Dear Babe: I have a 1934 General Motors Hockey Broadcast Guide. There are articles in it by Foster Hewitt, Frank Calder and Frank Patrick. You can match up one of the cover “ice layouts” with one of the similar pages toward the back of the book, and you have a diagram of the hockey ice surface, showing all the players o
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Photo Credit: Ryan Loughrey The Korea Diaries: Part 1 By Ryan Loughrey The Part Where I am Still in America   This Is My Story and the Destination is South Korea !!!!!  
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Seven women and five men have been chosen as jurors for the retrial of Mark Duenas, accused of stabbing his wife to death last year in their Cottonwood home.
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Low-income pre-school students enrolled in Shasta Head Start are the latest to feel the pinch of the federal government shutdown. Classes have been temporarily suspended for more than 600 students.
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The closure of national parks has forced the Redding Dirt Riders to cancel its annual motorcycle race at Shasta Dam.
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Head out Highway 299 east from Redding for about 34 miles. Just past the Montgomery Creek School on the right, you’ll find Troxell’s Big Red Orchard. That’s the place to go to buy or pick your own fresh apples.
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It’s often hard to make a home look attractive with a dark cloud just hanging over it.
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A state appellate court has upheld the conviction of a Redding man who was sentenced to three years in prison in 2011 for fatally punching another Redding man at a Bechelli Lane nightclub.
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An interesting take here about how Republicans' deep pockets are not feeling the love for their party's conservative-minded grass-roots, and why the conservatives have such sway anyway. Isn't it all about the money in politics? Not quite. Here's Rep. Greg...
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To be alive in the world is to possess a priceless gift of self-awareness. Usually we take this for granted. We are not normally in awe of the fact. It is easy to yawn and shrug at the incredible and stunning truth that we are alive on a round rock that is rotating at a 1000 miles an hour at the equator.
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Redding's temperatures will hit 80 today as winds gust up to 29 mph, according to the National Weather Service.
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Shasta High volleyball hosts Pleasant Valley in an inter-division, Northern Section showdown.
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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It culminated in an angry, ugly break-up, with cruel missteps and pain.  But once upon a time,  it was a joyful and passionate love affair. And that's what these two celebrate, at a table in a darkened corner of The Whiskeytown Roadhouse
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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Well here's another random little way government shutdowns suck. From the Redding Dirt Riders: Our BLM recreational permit was suspended for this Sunday, Oct. 6th. due to the governmental shutdown. We will not hold our race without this permit. We...
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Police and paramedics went to the Shascade Community Services building at the corner of South and California streets tonight after receiving reports of a car hitting the building.
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Drive around rural Iowa and you can see this plain as day: Farm fields, equipment, and buildings are bigger; but houses in the country are fewer. The downtowns of both Toledo and neighboring Tama are in sad shape. Houses in...
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The Obamacare/shutdown battle has spawned myriad myths. The most egregious concern the substance of the fight, the identity of the perpetrators and the origins of the current eruption.
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In 1913: After barricading the door of his bedroom in the Mammoth company's hospital, Charles C. E. Koss, stretched himself on the bed and calmly drove the long blade of a pearl handled pen knife into his heart. Death was believed to have been nearly instantaneous.
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The wetter weather earlier this week means the winter season is almost upon the North State.
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When our county was being settled during the early years of the Gold Rush, the word "Fire" immediately put fear in the heart of everyone who heard it.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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Child-driven, hands-on and mixed-age -- that's the Montessori approach to learning. Shasta Union Elementary School started with one Montessori class 14 years ago and is now completely Montessori.
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Many of Anderson’s small-town charms and big-hearted personalities were highlighted today during a 23-minute video illustrating “what a small town should be.”
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An apple festival is also in the works.
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The past two decades have brought near uninterrupted decline in the California timber industry, but who's investing in the future? Sierra Pacific.
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Why aren't congressional salaries stopped when there is a government shutdown?
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There are many reasons that I oppose the creation of the State of Jefferson, but one is very personal. I enjoy receiving my retirement check and my health benefits from CalPERS.
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What do the Jefferson secessionists and the shutdown caucus have in common?
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Here's the White House's dirty little secret: Hundreds of thousands of federal workers will remain on the job.
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"A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody" at the Riverfront Playhouse is a terrific comedy that made the entire audience laugh out loud throughout the play.
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BloodSource seeks people to help with refreshment service.
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Retired colleagues Barbara Walter and Stephen Concklin are big fans of the work each carried out at Shasta College, but they're political polar opposites.
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State Sen. Ted Gaines today kicked off his campaign to become California’s next insurance commissioner.
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Previewing Week Five of high school football, led by the Record Searchlight's Game of the Week: Red Bluff at Shasta.
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Havene Humane Society in Redding has suspended its dog adoptions, after two dogs died and several others came down this week with a mysterious respiratory ailment.
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A crash blocked the southbound lane of Dry Creek Road and sent a motorcyclist to the hospital this afternoon.
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A protest today outside U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa’s field office in Redding got personal, as a handful of supporters and opponents of the Republican lawmaker waved signs at each other and traded barbs.
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Officials with California's health insurance exchange say internal miscommunication led them to significantly overstate the number of hits the exchange's website received on the first day people could enroll in it.
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The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says a fire in McArthur was quickly contained to one acre this afternoon.
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Firefighters are being sent this afternoon to a vegetation fire burning near McArthur.
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Earlier this year, Ted Gaines -- the senator representing California's 1st Senate District, which includes Shasta and Siskiyou counties -- was talking about running for Congress. Now he's running for insurance commissioner. Seems like a nice enough guy. But is...
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Firefighters are encircling an estimated three-acre brush fire that quickly took off after it ignited earlier this morning in North Redding.
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Law enforcement have been searching today for one suspect in a murder case following a chase southwest of Redding today.
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Judging by the vintage of the cars pictured in this post card on a car blog site. How many businesses do you recognize? Click to enlarge image....
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Traffic is backed up this morning on Bonnyview Road and Bechelli Lane in Redding following two traffic accidents.
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We are a train town in Redding. But if you want to ride out of town, the only passenger train leaves just after closing time at 2:20 am. That’s either pretty late, or awfully early, depending on your perspective. Cheer up. You can listen to a song about it by talented local music duo Still Married at this link:
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In case you missed it, Christmas began last month. I was caught off guard. It was still over 100 degrees outside when I dove into Costco and saw a wall of fake trees and highly electrified ornaments. By my calculations, there were still 115 shopping-days until Christmas. Really? My mother, if she were still here, [...]
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Here’s a rare foreclosure on the 55+ gated community of Shasta Hills Estates.
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All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 2150 Benton Drive in Redding, will hold a Blessing of the Animals service at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 6. The community is welcome and invited to bring pets or photos of pets. All animals are welcome and should be kept on a leash, in a carrier, or otherwise appropriately restrained at all times. [
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The National Journal talks to a critical vote on overhauling the broken immigration system: There's no telling when an immigration bill will come to the House floor, what it will say, or who will support it. Only one thing's for...
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Stop by CAROUSEL in the month of October and enjoy a cup of coffee and a Think Pink cupcake. At the end of the month 5% of our sales will be donated to The American Cancer Society! Where: CAROUSEL, 1555 Yuba Street, Redding -from press release
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Mineral, CA – Because of the shutdown of the federal government caused by the lapse in appropriations, the National Park Service (NPS) has closed all 401 national parks, including Lassen Volcanic National Park.  All visitor facilities including Kohm Yah-mah-nee visitor center, Loomis museum, Drakesbad guest ranch, Ma
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The Board of Supervisors considered at some length hearing procedures and an appointment process for vacancies on the Board of Building Appeals.  The BBA, as it is known, is an independent body, appointed by the Board of Supervisors.  The BBA meets as needed to hear appeals from applicants to the County Building D
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Today is expected to be sunny with a high near 75, the National Weather Service says.
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Long-term parking at Redding Municipal Airport just got a little more expensive, while short-term parking is now free. With a unanimous vote, the City Council on Tuesday agreed to switch the parking concessionaire, change rates and install a pair of automated, cashier-less pay kiosks. Rod Dinger, the city’s support servic
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Cottonwood artist Shelley Edwards enjoys exploring photography, but does not restrict herself to just one subject. As an artist, she responds to light, color, tones, contrast, patterns and textures. Edwards uses photography as a means of self-expression and creating a sense of mood, and finds quietude in black and white pho
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Nice homecoming for Nick Parker and Cheesecakes Unlimited, now back downtown anchoring the Pine Street School building. At lunch last Wednesday every table and booth was taken, both upstairs and down, and some people were waiting in the bar with others in the entryway.
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Nicholas Mason, director of the Manhattan Short Film Festival, is serious when says you be the judge.
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If you visit the incredibly scenic Fall River Valley, you really want to drink in the views. If you’re in east Redding, however, you might want to consider drinking down some creations that originated from the far eastern side of Shasta County.
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In 1913: Shasta County gained year by year as a hop producer and Redding kept step as a shipping depot for the eastern Shasta County growers. Five growers brought large loads to Redding for storage until they could be marketed and shipped. The owners expected that they could realize as high as 25 cents a pound.
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Maui officials say a 30-year-old man visiting from California died after falling off a cliff.
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Foothill high grad Addison Gillam not only leads the Pacific 12 Conference in tackles, but is starting to garner national attention. Now, he's on a CBS Sports online Top 10 list of the best freshmen in college football.
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Addison Gillam is not only leading the Pacific 12 Conference in tackles, but now has been ranked as one of the top freshmen in the nation in college football.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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Police are searching for two suspects in the shooting of a man at a Redding mobile home park Wednesday evening.
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There's already a Facebook group, inspired apparently by her too-dismissive tone in declining to support the Jefferson movement last night....
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Shasta County sheriff's deputies are looking for a motorcycle rider who led them on a short chase in Shasta Lake before ditching the motorcycle.
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Firefighters went to a fire at Siskiyou Forest Products on Highway 273 in Anderson tonight after receiving reports of black smoke coming from the building's vents.
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Paramedics said a teen was hurt after he fell out of a moving car while trying to screw in the vehicle's radio antenna in Shasta Lake this evening.
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Reviving the region's economy is one key goal that proponents of "Jefferson" tout, but the boring work of building infrastructure is what really moves the region forward.
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The Veterans Administration leaves victims of rape in the military in a vicious Catch-22.
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With all the controversy about the Affordable Care Act, it's easy to lose sight of a critical point: Health insurance ensures greater peace of mind and access to better medical care. It's good for our health.
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How to recognize depression and help loved ones who have it.
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The agency could pick one of four people to conduct studies and reviews of various local agencies.
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The Tehama County Sheriff's Office determined there is not enough evidence to prosecute the owners of the two dogs suspected of killing two 4-H animals on the eve of the Tehama District Fair.
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Two aging buildings at Pioneer High School in Redding will be replaced as part of a $3 million upgrade for the campus.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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SHASTA LAKE — A Shasta Lake man was in custody Wednesday following two fires and a shooting that injured another Shasta Lake man.
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Orle Jackson holds out little hope he may be able to persuade U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa to support a clean resolution stripped of demands to delay the federal health care law.
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According to AARP, nine out of 10 Americans say they want to grow old at home as long as possible. This is hardly surprising news. Who wouldn't want to stay in their home?
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Oct. 6-12 is Mental Illness Awareness Week, and several organizations in Shasta County plan to hold events to raise awareness of mental illness.
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I have been plagued with the pain of a lower back injury for the past three years as a result of tripping on a board and flying through the air and landing with a thud. I'm having surgery tomorrow morning...
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The first-ever #caffeinateforacause fundraiser last week brought in $22,680.63 for Turtle Bay Exploration Park, a park spokesman announced today.
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Hazardous driving conditions could be on the horizon as strong, gusty winds move in to the northern part of the Sacramento Valley over the next two days.
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Redding Police said today that they've arrested a suspect in a September stabbing and a search of his home led to the arrests of two other people.
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Nor Cal Think Pink is looking for volunteers to fill goodie bags Thursday as part of its annual breast cancer awareness outreach program.
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Anderson Union High School will be holding a dinner to benefit two south county teens fighting cancer this evening.
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It's almost time for the Joaquin Miller conference at the Mt. Shasta Sisson Museum in Mount Shasta. Mark your calendars and take a drive through the beautiful Sacramento River canyon to the museum that almost stands at the base of...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury has reached a verdict in a case claiming the promoter of Michael Jackson's comeback concert was negligent in hiring the doctor who killed him.
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U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa is declining his pay while the federal government is closed.
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I'm glad three members of the Redding City Council were able to buck the crowd last night and avoid this secession nonsense -- which, despite its enduring romantic appeal, is just not a realistic plan for about a dozen reasons....
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Police have arrested a man outside Burger King in Shasta Lake after a reported shooting and fire on Shasta Street.
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Aspiring residents of the proposed State of Jefferson, many wearing matching “Don’t Tread on Me” yellow and green T-shirts, filled the Redding City Council chambers Tuesday to make their case for a 51st state. They filed out, disappointed but obviously undaunted, following the council’s 3-2 vote not to follow i
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Two Red Bluff men arrested in June after a reported kidnapping and robbery in Red Bluff have been sentenced to prison.
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Here’s an aggressively priced foreclosure home, near walking trails at Clover Creek Preserve.
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Southbound traffic on Interstate 5 near Mountain Gate north of Redding is a bit of a mess this morning due to a big-rig fire that has closed two lanes.
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  It's Italian Days at Tops Market in Weaverville and Redding. In addition to such Italian staples as pastas and sauces, Tops Market (formerly Sunset Marketplace, in Redding) also has its own ground sausage - mild or spicy ($2.99 a pound). Plus, Tops Market makes its own meatballs ($3.99 a 
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The Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency is just one of many organizations that will help thousands of uninsured Shasta County residents obtain health coverage through the Affordable Care Act. The goals of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are threefold: to expand access to high quality medical care; improve health ou
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Expect a high of near 80 today with sunny skies, the National Weather Service says.
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Kimberly Ann Gonzales, one of "Shasta's Most Wanted," turned herself in Tuesday, the Shasta County Sheriff's Office says.
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In 1913: The county Board of Supervisors approved a bridge tax of 21 cents for every $100 of property value. Antone Jaegel and Harry Hill, local property owners, protested the tax, saying it was illegal because Redding had a government separate from the rest of the county.
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A movement to withdraw from California suffered a setback Tuesday night when the Redding City Council rejected lending its support for the creation of a new state.
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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Four years ago, Liberty Christian's volleyball program undertook a transformation.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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retrial begins for Duenas
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Shasta College men's soccer hosts Feather River in a battle for first place in the conference. Kickoff is 4 p.m. Pacific time.
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Redding Firefighters say they're looking into an intentional fire set on Traveled Way, which is about 3,000 feet west of the Sundial Bridge.
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Liberals and ObamaZombies will ask Americans, What freedoms do you think you are losing and what have you lost?   That question will backfire on these losers if you are armed with the truth and the answers as outlined below and on Washington’s Blog Please visit http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2013/02/constitution
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Somehow it just occurred to me that Californians, fed up with chronically delayed budgets and -- yes -- government shutdowns, finally both made it easier to pass a budget and docked lawmakers' pay if they didn't meet their constitutional deadline....
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Republicans say they expect the Affordable Care Act to be a costly wreck that will harm the economy. But their efforts to stop it are doing damage today. They've made their point. Why not let it self-destruct as they say it will?
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Extending the minimum wage to household workers will create new paperwork burdens and price workers out of jobs they need.
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It might take a bigger lawsuit to get Shasta County Mental Health to supply the treatment suffering people need in this county.
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We have already had a 100 percent accurate poll where the American people had the opportunity to speak clearly. The top issue in the last presidential election, less than one year ago, was Obamacare. And Obama won.
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Bonjours! Members of Pilgrim Congregational Church share some French recipes with readers to get people in the mood for the third annual French Country Market, which will be 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5.
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Kevin Askeland's biweekly North State Notes column breaks down and often takes a historical perspective on NSCIF high school sports.
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Shasta County Supervisor Les Baugh publicly blasted Redding Vice Mayor Patrick Jones today, saying Jones' idea for a tax-sharing proposal was unfair.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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Jury selection got underway today in Shasta County Superior Court in the retrial of a Cottonwood man accused of killing his wife last year.
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Two Redding schools went into lockdown for about 20 minutes this morning after police chased a Redding man through the neighborhood before tackling him on a school football field.
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After years of delay and fund-raising, a new gazebo-bandstand that had been in the planning stages since 2009 was finally dedicated today at Lake Redding Park.
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A former jail inmate has filed a $1.2 million claim against Tehama County alleging his jailers didn’t provide him with medication for his Hepititis B.
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The federal government shutdown forced the furlough of hundreds of federal government employees today and turned away dozens of tourists from national parks, forests and visitor centers.
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I expect vitriolic contempt for rural concerns from someone in the Bay Area, but not a resident of the North State.
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Seems to be proceeding very slowly. E-mailed City Manager Kurt Starman this afternoon for a status report on the appraisals. His response: Hi Marc, Your timing is impeccable... The City of Redding and The McConnell Foundation exchanged draft appraisal reports...
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ROMY is opening at Mt. Shasta Mall on Friday, October 4th. The Grand Opening Party will be on Saturday, October 5th.
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Four Simpson University students and three recent graduates have been inducted into a new campus chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, a national honor society for history.
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No one was hurt after a pickup rolled into a pool at a Shasta Lake home Saturday, say deputies with the Shasta County Sheriff's Office.
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In Redding? Pretty awful. Which you and I both knew, but I hadn't seen the data laid out quite the way the California Budget Project does here. Bottom line: Over the past three years, from mid-2010 to mid-2013, Redding's job...
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Firefighters put out a small warming fire in the Trinity Pines subdivision near Hayfork.
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SACRAMENTO – As the state launches its health benefit exchange today, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed a package of bills to continue implementing federal health care reform in California. “While extreme radicals in Washington shut down our government, here in California we’re taking action to extend decent health
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Call 800-290-2929. BEST BITES KLAMATH RIVER, Klamath Glen — Anglers on the lower end of the Klamath River were treated to the best salmon fishing of the season last Friday, but torrents of rain and howling winds shut fishing down over the weekend. It was limits of salmon all a
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Shasta High School and University Preparatory School on Eureka Way in west Redding briefly went into lockdown this morning after police chased a suspected Redding man through the neighborhood before arresting him at a school football field.
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Here’s a HUD owned 1603 sqft 3/1.5 on an acre not far east of Redding. Anyone know if HUD is shut down with the rest of the federal government today? Owner occupant only bids are being accept
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Check here for live updates from today's Shasta County Board of Supervisors meeting, where supervisors will discuss changes to the Board of Building Appeals and other items.
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Have I got this straight? As part of its last-chance strategy to stop the Affordable Care Act from taking effect, the House Republicans tied provisions "defunding" or delaying the law to various budget resolutions. The Democrats wouldn't go along, thus...
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This year Wings of Angels will be having pasta for "Our Three Sons". A portion of the procedds will benefit the families of Michael Stevens - 17, Kiefer Crosby - 18, and Taylor Andrews - 15. All three boys recently diagnosed with cancer. When: October 19, 2013. 3 - 8 p.m., live auction 7 p.m. [...]
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The Redding Rancheria is a federally recognized Idian Tribe, whose members are of Pit River, Yana and Wintu descent. The Rancheria is a sovereign nation and operates the Tribal Government office. Redding Rancheria Head Start, Redding Rancheria Health Center, Win-River Mini-Mart, Win-River Resort & Casino and the Hilton
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Shasta County – About 100 community leaders (including anewscafe.com's Doni Chamberlain) are ready to read to nearly 1200 young children at 61 locations all over Shasta County for the TAKE 10 AND DO IT AGAIN reading initiative on October 10, 2013 at 10 AM. The effort is part of the Shasta Early Literacy Project (SELP), [.
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There's been a small concrete block building on Placer Street near downtown for well over 40 years. It housed Jan's Frost Shop, run by a cheerful round man with stunningly hairy arms who called everyone sweetheart and dished up memorably greasy French fries and pastrami sandwiches. After Jan's closed it morphed into Between
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Jury selection is scheduled to begin today in the retrial of a Cottonwood man accused of killing his wife last year.
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Sunny skies, a light wind and a high temperature near 74 degrees are in Redding's weather forecast for today, officials with the National Weather Service in Sacramento say. Tonight's low should be around 53 degrees. Mostly sunny skies with a high near 74 are also forecast for Wednesday, while Thursday should see sunny skies
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Redding will debate tonight whether to draw up a resolution supporting the creation of a new state.
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The Northern Section Division II football race should start to sort itself out with league play beginning this week.
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In 1913: Dercisisio Escovar and Miss Lela Bush of Manton eloped and were fleeing toward Mexico when Escovar dropped dead suddenly of heart disease in a Red Bluff hotel. After the funeral, Lela left the cemetery alone and sought to join Escovar in death by taking carbolic acid. She was not expected to live.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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All glory is fleeting. Especially in business. One example: Pepsodent, my favorite, a toothpaste that dominated Times Square back in the day and was memorialized in lyrics by Cole Porter ("You're the Top") and in "South Pacific." Now it's...
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A series of critical decisions from the California Public Utilities Commision will reveal whether Gov. Jerry Brown's appointees will actually support ratepayers instead of bowing to the wishes of industry.
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Enough with pictures of our congressman's farm and the sights of Washington. Let's see some meat on social media.
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Is Republicans' real worry that the Affordable Care Act works so well they'll be out of a job in future elections?
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A Redding man known for running for various local elected offices before being convicted of stalking earlier this year has asked Shasta County to pay him $2.5 million for "false prosecution" in the case.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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Voters in the Cottonwood Fire Protection District will be asked in November to approve a $4 million bond measure for a new station.
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Few business owners share the wealth their employees have made for them. Yet some condemn workers for needing assistance, just to keep a roof over their heads and keep from starving to death.
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There are some things you can do, and some things you can’t.
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See who was at what recent North State event.
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The city of Mount Shasta has received a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration to help Crystal Geyser re-open the shuttered Coca-Cola bottling plant.
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The weekend's rain brought only small amounts of water into Redding but a few inches further north.
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Ripples from the first federal government shutdown in 17 years are sure to be felt in the North State.
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Original and challenging character education endures even in the age of "teaching to the test," teachers from Mistletoe School prove.
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Shasta County's Board of Building Appeals may soon have two new members - enough to resume a high-profile hearing with vintner Reverge Anselmo. The county says it's tried to be fair by using city employees weigh candidates, but critics still see issues.
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Relax, friends. Whichever side you're on, there's always the next election. (Chart from Pew.)...
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Sheriff’s deputies last week arrested seven people in connection with a raid of four marijuana gardens in western Shasta County.
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Reverend Hill was a fiery, two-fisted preacher who was assigned to the Methodist Church circuit in our area and founded the Methodist Church at Shasta in 1852. He preached in the street and from hotel balconies prior to the building...
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The best-known -- because most recent -- shutdown of the federal government today came in the mid-1990s, when Democrat Bill Clinton was president but the Republicans led by Newt Gingrich controlled the House of Representatives. And yet there's actually a...
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Has the public had enough time to study the 6,000 pages of the Bureau of Reclamation's draft environmental impact statement on the Lake Shasta expansion? This petition says no and seeks signatures asking the Bureau for more time. Please extend...
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Well, at least one person in Redding has an objection to the city's annual creek cleanup, which this Saturday will turn its focus to the Sacramento River Trail. Over to you, Mr. Solberg: PROTEST - BRING YOUR CAMERA - INVITE...
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Worth your time. I’ve always been fascinated by Dutch bicycle culture. By contrast, California bicycling is nothing but hazardous. Witness this recent death of a bicyclist in Cottonwood/Happy Valley. See the pro
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For years, REALTOR.com was the number one website for home searches. Lately the shopping public has moved on, however. As they say, consumers vote with their feet. Or eyeballs. There’s been a lot of discussion among we Realtors about the ebb and flow of home shopping website pop
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Here’s a nice home Anderson that you can probably buy for what you’d pay in rent. This would appear to follow the pattern of Freddie Mac recently to fix up their foreclosure homes before putting them up for sale. So it looks nicely painted, and has fresh floorcovering. For some period, it is avail
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Missionary Life 2013 (Guatemala) from Deacon Pat Kearns on Vimeo. Many of you have asked about our most recent summer in Guatemala. Although there was so much that we did over the summer, here is a just gl
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Retired Fish and Game Lieutenant Steven T. Callan has finally written the book he talked about for thirty years. Over his career as a wildlife protection officer for the California Department of Fish and Game, Callan and his longtime working partner, Dave Szody, conducted some of the most fascinating, complex, and highly su
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I have been trying to think of some way to understand the idiocy that is currently going on in Washington.  The idea that there is any other political ambition that would justify allowing the United States to act like some Banana Republic and default on its obligations is simply insanity.  Many of the people invol
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Pic taken on a leisurely afternoon stroll through the McConnell Gardens. (Note: Pay attention to those signs warning of rattlesnakes. Watch where you step, even on a cool, misty day in late September.)...
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Pilgrim Congregational Church will transform its building into a quaint French Country Market from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5. Guests may peruse market stalls that feature garden items and vintage collectibles, baked goods and wine accoutrements, handmade crafts and holiday gifts as well as handmade jewelry. In addi
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Don't miss the two day art show at Art on the Westside.  Eight talented artists will be showing their work and periodically demonstrating their skills during the two day event.  Artists include Maggie Baggett,  Jim Hughes, Tegwin Matenaer, Chuck Prudhomme, Nanci Sackett, Jan Scanlin, Gwen Strahan, and Jerry S
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The 4th  annual “Music and Merlot” fundraiser will be held Saturday, October 12 at 5:00 PM at the JBL Ranch in Cottonwood.  This fundraiser has been an amazing grass-roots community project that has helped to sustain and expand Evergreen’s music program during financial hardships. Ticket purchase i
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Mercy Medical Center Redding’s Wound Healing Center and Heart Center are offering classes designed to provide a comprehensive overview of diabetes.  These classes are for diabetics, their families and other interested individuals.  A range of topics will be discussed during the sessions, including: Blood Glucose
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After two fires almost totally destroyed the town of Shasta in the 1850s, the merchants took drastic measures so they would not lose their businesses again. For starters, they built with brick. The buildings did not have windows. The roofs...
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Dunno. Do know that at Arapaho Rose Alpacas in east Redding today folks were doing wonderful things with their wool. Some pix:...
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Click on to enlarge. Bet they could beat back any zombie attack....
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Driving around town on a some what  wendy day , you can smell the marijuana Harvest in the air. Pot gardens are being grown in all types of neighborhoods your thoughts?  
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Joaquin Miller has always been one of my all-time favorite historical heroes. He moved here during the heat of the Gold Rush, was wounded in the Battle of Castle Crags, was carried from the battle site to an Indian village...
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An icon and iconoclast surveys the scene here in the Guardian. Excerpt: "Like killing people, how does [Obama] get away with the drone programme, why aren't we doing more? How does he justify it? What's the intelligence? Why don't we...
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It's not too late to join in on the healing by local shaman and ecopsychologist Jim Collins. Jim starts a series of seminars down in Red Bluff starting tomorrow-Sunday. I'm a little late getting this post up but it should...
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Here’s a Fannie Mae foreclosure in very convenient Woodside Meadows in Redding. Here’s how it looked in February, apparently. We’ve sold homes in this neighborhood before. Residents love the proximity to all of east Redding’s retail, service, and nightlife amenities. This one might
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My 14 year-old who is learning French for the first time and this last week she learned the colors and subsequently I re-learned French colors. Not dissimilarly, in the course of co-developing an exhibit on mushrooms and fungi of Northern California with colleague John Whittlesey, I have acquired some of the language of the
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If you were to do something so nerdy as to read the Congressional Budget Office's recent long-term budget outlook, you'd see in the "supplemental data" that for the coming several years, federal spending is projected between 20.5-21 percent of GDP,...
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No. I love the Ducky Derby. Buy a ticket now and make sure to catch the drop this Sunday. But this, this is a rubber duck....
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Hoopdriver guessed it correctly as the bunkhouse on the old Hunt ranch in Millville. Congratulations Hoopdriver because not only did you win the contest but you won a $10 gift certificate at Ortega's Mexican Restaurant in Palo Cedro. Thank you...
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Meant to link these three photos to the column last month about RPD community service officer Bob Brannon and his clean-up crew: On the riverbank just upstream from Diestelhorst Bridge. A few steps from the Sacramento River trail, with gray...
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Well, there's none today, that I know of, but Whiskeytown NRA says you shouldn't be surprised -- or alarmed -- if you see plumes coming from the high country as soon as tomorrow. Fall means it's prescribed-fire season: Whiskeytown National...
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Last month one Tim Howard, from Shingletown, wrote a letter declaring his frustration with the way California piles inscrutable fees and surcharges onto traffic tickets, "selling the general public a 10-cent aspirin for $20," as he colorfully put it. He...
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What ranch was this bunkhouse built for? And what town is it located in? Welcome to the History Mystery Photo Contest. If you're the first person to give the correct answer, you'll win a $10 gift certificate and an award...
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The woman in the white outfit looked both scared and excited. She approached us on the trail in half steps, her hand held up in the universal “stop” signal. She moved her finger to her lips. “Shhh. You have to see this.” I looked down the trail, seeing nothing unusual. “There
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I met the Technisoil rep at last year’s EDC Gamechangers event in Redding. (This year’s Game Changers event is taking place today at the Civic Auditorium) We d
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 This serpent may seem sleepy but moody and negative is more accurate.His favorite target, people who don’t put things off - are getting hard to find. Silently and passively He's been picking them off one day at a time. "Put it off he’d hissssed", until their eyelids drooped and he thieved away the thi
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Details here. Excerpts: A flesh-eating drug has hit U.S. streets after first being discovered in Russia a decade ago. Krokodil, Russian for "crocodile," is a street drug used as a cheap substitute for heroin. The drug is referred to as...
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I don't quite know how to start this story, because no matter what I say or how I say it, you're gonna either think I'm crazy, that I need to get on some ADD medication, or that I've got supernatural powers. Either way, as of October 9th, I'm going to have to get a new ring tone. OK, you're alr
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State of Jefferson proponents argue that one reason to break away from the Golden State is to free up access to natural resources such as timber, whose use they argue California's laws unduly restrict. Bring back the logging and the...
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Great to see local entrepreneurs taking advantage of the nine-month-old California Homemade Food Act. Here's a pic of a delicious gluten-free Coconut Macaroon made by Quail Run Bakery of Redding and on sale at Brew cafe at Yuba and...
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Or a bit of both? The Washington Post's Style section, here, tries to make sense of the parade of newspeople who've joined Team Obama. Excerpt: Peter Gosselin, an economics reporter at the Los Angeles Times, became Treasury Secretary Timothy F....
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Interesting take from AroundtheCapitol.com's The Nooner in its annual "legislators of the year" survey. Today's offering? Those most loyal to party values. Our own two North State senators both make an appearance: Senate Republicans 1. Joel Anderson - "Is not...
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I don’t know what those lessons might be, really. Wildland fire burns chaotically, and it skips some homes, and levels others. From Google Street View perhaps last Fall, this home looks fairly fire safe, all things considered. No brush or trees around it. Good access from the main road. Downhill and unseen h
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Not that locals are entirely above engaging in bad behavior, but I've repeatedly heard from people with an ear close to the ground that some of the worst problems related to marijuana growing are caused not by folks from the...
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For my 49th, I mean "Who's Counting?" Birthday Party, I decided to host a Sangria Party... {image source:  Pinterest} It's just something I love to do... host soirees, so to speak.  Fee
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A 77-year-old man reported missing after becoming separated from his daughter while driving south on Interstate 5 near Dunsmuir has been found safe, according to the Shasta County Sheriff's Office.
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A Tehama County man was arrested Wednesday afternoon on suspicion of indecent exposure after the mother of a 5-year-old boy told investigators the man was masturbating in her driveway.
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Two people suspected of shooting at a Chico man last week near Shingletown after an argument over a medical marijuana cooperative were arrested Monday in Texas, according to the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office.
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President Obama Speaks on the Affordable Care Act
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“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.” John Lennon My Grandfather was a man of few words—a doer and not a talker. I remember his patience and forbearance. When I’d gripe, he’d listen, nod, and say. “It could be worse.” This drove me crazy. I wanted sympathy! I wanted someone [...
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The cooler temperatures and winds will remain today and Friday, according to the National Weather Service. Forecasters say today's high will be around 73 with winds up to 11 mph. Nighttime temperatures will hover around 51 with winds up to 10 mph. The winds will stick around Friday as temperatures rise to just 78.
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Apparently security has gotten lax at the Shasta Dam tour. Check out what went down yesterday. No, really, it was all on the up and up. Director Rene Perez is posting images from the zombie movie he's shooting around the...
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Artist Ron Black spent most of his life in the construction business, as a licensed contractor, working on fencing, water systems, animal enclosures, restoration of an 1860 stage stop hotel and many other projects. Black relocated to Shasta County three years ago. When his plan to expand his excavating business ended abrupt
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There’s long been a coffee shop adjacent to Déjà Vu Restaurant. However, in addition to being a spot to hang out while waiting for a table at the popular breakfast and lunch establishment, Javu appears to be carving out its own niche recently.
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It’s a pair of his-and-her New Year’s resolutions that spells out trouble: His is to kill his wife by year’s end; hers is to stay alive. Fortunately for all concerned, it’s a mismatched battle of wits that results in near nonstop laughter.
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It turns out there’s a little more to filling the shoes of a musical legend than donning a wig, learning a few chords and memorizing some lyrics.
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Yaadgar, the new Pakistani and Indian restaurant at Placer and California streets in downtown Redding, promises: “Just come once — taste will bring you back again.” Worked for me. Dropped in for dinner a week ago (had the goat curry korma) and I was back for lunch two days later (the lamb rogan josh).
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A personal review of the 2nd Redding Beer Fest
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The first-known place in Shasta County to use electric power was possibly the Gladstone Mine in French Gulch in 1894 when the entire works were lighted by electricity. In 1915, the mine was operating an electric railroad which included...
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A brief look at news from around the North State
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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The Northern Section's Executive Committee heard an appeal from the Sac River League on the 2014-16 conference realignment.
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Don't let the current cool-down fool you. Come and enjoy "Left Hook" at the Old Millhouse Deli for the last heat wave until next summer. Sat., Sept. 28, will begin the next, and quite possibly the last, heat wave of the year. From 5 p.m. until late, Redding's eclectic band, Left Hook, will
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For eagle watcher Renae Tolbert, Tuesday was a mixed day.
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That would be Woollett & Lamb of Sacramento, designer of schools, banks and other buildings around the north state. Their sin? Violating the priesthood's informal ban against advertising (heavens!). Back in those days, reputable outfits didn't do such things....
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In 1913: The Gladstone Mine at French Gulch, which was shut down more than a month for repairs and betterments, was soon going to resume operations with a full crew. The retimbering of the shaft was nearly done and all was ready for the installation of a mammoth hoist that was shipped from San Francisco.
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We always invest optimism beyond reason in the newest foreign dictator. Let's be hopeful for a thaw but remember the disappointments of the past.
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What do elections without massive fundraising and inescapable negative ad campaigns look like? Germany's. And they're a nice respite.
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Are you curious about upcoming changes to health care?
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Step up and walk, donate to help those with Alzheimer's disease at October fundraiser.
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Pets provide love, companionship -- and health benefits.
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Mirroring national and state trends, sales of new and previously occupied homes in Shasta County in August were up over a year ago.
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The governor has not declared a state of emergency for Shasta County because of the Clover Fire, but local officials say they're confident a declaration will come through soon, making the county eligible for grants to help pay for the disaster.
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Simpson University alumna Ariassa Wilson is playing professional basketball in Brazil. To get there, she's had to fight her way through family tragedy and more.
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There are fewer slots in Shasta Head Start preschool programs as the result of federal budget cut triggered by sequestration.
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Whiskeytown Lake is an enduring reminder of a time when the state was willing to invest in its future, and find a balance of conservation and development.
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The annual Gamer Changers event highlights innovative companies in the North State.
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Redding’s former public-access television operator is facing an accounting discrepancy of more than $110,000, according to a review sought by city officials.
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Crews are logging the area to improve forest health, reduce fire danger and raise money to maintain the OHV area.
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Redding Police put the wrong face to the crime in Friday’s Shasta’s Most Wanted inaugural release.
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A brief look at business news from around the north state.
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A commenter on today's editorial was. Here you go. My apologies for not thinking to post it earlier....
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Alongside the carnage of Pakistan's massive earthquake came a new creation: a small island of mud, stone and bubbling gas pushed forth from the seabed.
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The Shasta County Sheriff's Office today announced they've arrested a man featured in Shasta's Most Wanted, a program launched earlier this month to catch those who skip out on sentencing after being convicted of a crime.
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The California Highway Patrol has issued a silver alert for a 77-year-old man last seen Monday.
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A three-vehicle wreck is blocked westbound Highway 44 in Palo Cedro, the California Highway Patrol and California Department of Transportation reported.
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Authorities are heading to the area of Placer and Muletown roads on reports of one person trapped in a crash.
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Amazon is refreshing its lineup of tablet computers with new devices called Kindle Fire HDX, which are significantly faster and lighter than the previous generation.
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A 70-year-old man who escaped from a California prison 36 years ago has been re-arrested in Arkansas, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation announced today.
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Did you know that, back in 1941 when the State of Jefferson movement originally stirred, the state's Department of Finance actually studied the numbers and found that -- then as now -- the money the state spent in the northern...
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I’m trying to get the word out about a camera theft in Redding,CA at the Sacramento River Trail. Below is more information as well as the link to the Facebook Page for the photographer. https://www.facebook.com/NorCaleagles?ref=stream&hc_location=stream Renae Tolbert I am struggling hard emotionally today about
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The Shasta County Clerk's office has you covered, according to the organizers of Saturday's event on Market Street in downtown Redding. From its announcement: A Marriage Pavilion will be available for those wishing to marry by a minister or a...
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State of Jefferson proponents like to claim that rural areas have no representation in Sacramento. Which is true as far as it goes L.A. County has far more clout than Siskiyou County -- but ultimately beside the point. Our institutions...
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A digital piano has been added to the Fireside Reading room at Redding Library.
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Redding Police say a man on AB 109 probation was taken into custody after a short chase that began with him reportedly using drugs inside a stolen vehicle filled with stolen property.
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Firefighters have reported a gas leak on Marilyn Avenue has been capped and evacuations and road closures are being lifted.
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The Shasta Damboree Committee's "special edition" publication marking the 75th anniversary of Shasta Dam lists some local businesses and institutions with similarly long histories -- Gerlinger Steel & Supply Co. (est. 1929), Jack's Grill (est. 1938), Shasta Lake Methodist Church...
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A loaner piano is just what every library needs. Now Shasta's will have one. No, you can't bring it home. But you can practice up in the Fireside Room. Very cool donation by the Piano Angels and friends....
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I love me the Sundial Bridge, but it was a calamity from a financial perspective --- running several times over its original budget. But I guess the star architect was just getting warmed up. The New York Times heads to...
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Victims of the Clover Fire are eligible for low-interest federal disaster loans. The U.S. Small Business Administration announced this week that the disaster loans are available to residents and small businesses in Shasta and the neighboring counties of Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Siskiyou, Tehama and Trinity.
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I’ve heard that bit of Redding lore. If true, our backyard oaks are telling us to buy a new coat, and stack another cord of wood. Acorn production this season has become overwhelming.
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He calls it "the yellow brick road" because it's literally sprinkled with gold dust. This road runs along Cape Cod's shifting seafloor, and undersea explorer Barry Clifford believes it leads to undiscovered treasure from the wreck of the pirate ship Whydah.
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This cute HUD home first listed 70 days ago at $85K. Now, it’s less, and open to investor buyers.
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The Board of Supervisors meeting this day was brief and non-controversial.  The primary focus was on assistance for those affected by the Clover Fire in Happy Valley/Igo.    Supervisor Leonard Moty announced a Local Assistance Center, open Wednesday, September 25 and Thursday, September 26, from 10 a.m.
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The Redding Fire Department is advising residents to be aware of any suspicious activity in their area after two small arson fires this morning behind the Sandpoint Apartments on Hilltop Drive.
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I have been way too quiet about the arts in education for way too long. I know this is a kind of a bully pulpit and have tried to respect  that,  BUT, I feel the need to mount my proverbial soap box and say a word about the arts in education. I recently received a [...]
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Today's weather will bring a chance of showers with thunderstorms possible after 2 p.m., the National Weather Service reports.
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Redding, Calif. - Four years ago, when he gave his first State of the City address, Redding Mayor Rick Bosetti was forced to paint a rather grim picture: unemployment was at 14.6 percent, housing starts were reduced to a trickle and sales tax revenue was at Depression-era levels. Returning to the Civic Auditorium on Tuesday
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The Sac River League schools are appealing the National Conference's realignment submission.
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West Valley High's volleyball team hosts Yreka in a divisional match.
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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Kristin DePaoli had earned the right to end it herself.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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A look back in Shasta County time.
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Joey finished the Pacific Crest Trail, 2600 miles, Mexico to Canada, about 7 PM last night.
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If I owned -- or thought by right I ought to own -- a little piece of God's Country, and were putting it to practical use, I suppose I might spend my life fighting to keep it. That's what the...
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That is the hope of the Center for Biological Diversity, which announces the settlement of a lawsuit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. ("Sue and settle" --- where have I heard that? Oh, right.) One of what the environmental...
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Redding's still suffering from the wallop of the Great Recession, but its momentum really is moving in the right direction.
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The public is finally starting to view President Obama as the dismal failure Republicans know him to be -- and yet the GOP is throwing away its advantage with a foolish standoff over defunding Obamacare.
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What a difference a year makes!
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Politicians once disagreed strenuously yet with civility and humor. What happened?
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The flat-out lies about the Affordable Care Act just won't die, though cursory research disproves them.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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Shasta College's mascot -- crumpled in a winter storm last year -- is coming back bigger and stronger. Welding students are creating the new knights.
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As his 59-year-old father looked on, the Redding man who cut off his own hands with a radial saw after he allegedly stabbed his father with a pair of scissors was in Shasta County Superior Court today for a hearing in his attempted murder case.
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Dutch Bros. and Turtle Bay Exploration Park are teaming up for #caffeinateforacause on Thursday.
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What's a country whose diplomacy consists of waging war going to do?
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In an upbeat speech sprinkled with phrases like “on the rise” and “look to the future,” Redding Mayor Rick Bosetti today confronted an uncomfortable reality for local government.
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Five years ago, NorCal OUTreach Project marked its first Pride celebration by gathering on the Planned Parenthood parking lot.
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A Shasta County teenager acccused of stabbing his father to death has sued the county's mental health department, saying he got "substandard" care there the day before the stabbing.
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An Anderson man died after being thrown from his vehicle in central Kansas this week, said officers with the Kansas Highway Patrol.
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Trinity County Sheriff’s deputies said they arrested six people after raiding a for-profit marijuana garden in Weaverville.
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Firefighters quickly doused a small vegetation fire that broke out about 2 p.m. on Lower Springs Road at Highway 299, about 5 miles west of downtown Redding.
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The moves makes Modoc the second county to join in the fight to form the State of Jefferson.
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As his 59-year-old father looked on, the Redding man who cut off his own hands with a radial saw after he allegedly stabbed his father with a pair of scissors was in Shasta County Superior Court today for a hearing on his bizarre and grisly attempted murder case.
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Redding's State of the City luncheon gets under way this afternoon at the Civic Auditorium.
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Call 800-290-2929. BEST BITES SACRAMENTO RIVER, Sacramento — Sacramento salmon fishing was even better than the previous week, and bank anglers fishing the Minnow Hole caught dozens of nice kings on Saturday throwing Flying “C” spinners. The Minnow Hole was good, too for b
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So far...at Yaadgar, the new Pakistani and Indian restaurant that took over the former Fuji Japanese location at Placer and California streets in downtown Redding. The Lamb rogan josh (pictured), "tender pieces of lamb simmered in yogurt, garlic, ginger, tomato...
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The following is a list of Shasta County’s Most Wanted for the week of September 22, 2013. Each of the listed subjects has been convicted in court and has failed to appear at sentencing.  Any person appearing on this list is urged to turn themselves into local law enforcement or the Shasta County Jail.  Any [...
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An 18-year-old man accused of stabbing his 42-year-old father to death in April has sued Shasta County and the Mental Health Department claiming a failure to accurately assess the teen before he fatally stabbed his father.
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Kenya's president today said the terrorists who staged a deadly attack on a mall have been defeated.
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5th ANNUAL FALL CLASSIC RACE & BBQ Oct 5&6 King of the Track & Junior Drag Racing League Oct 5 SUMMIT SUPER SERIES BRACKET RACING Classes include, Super Gas, Junior Dragsters & all Bracket Racers Saturday MCE Dyno at Redding Dragstrip! For more info on Dyno Testing call 530.934.3237
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A Monday afternoon fire that gutted a home in south Redding was caused by the misuse of electrical equipment, investigators said today.
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Check here for live updates from today's Shasta County Board of Supervisors meeting, where the board, among other things, will vote on an emergency ordinance to let victims of the Clover Fire rebuild without conforming to current zoning standards.
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Here’s a 1980 built 2816 sqft 5/3 located on the Salt Creek arm of Lake Shasta. We’ve been to this home. It was a rainy day, and we don’t recall seeing the lake from the home. But in the listing, it says you can see it. We recall the driveway as steep and the setting a very private 2.5
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Eleven years ago Laurie and I returned from Eritrea, Africa.  While there, any morning we could follow our noses to a bakery.  Getting fresh warm whole-wheat rolls wasn’t anything special.  It was ordinary and expected.  Upon returning to the States, we found that almost all the bread, fresh or in the
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Partly sunny skies with a high temperature near 75 degrees are in Redding's weather forecast today, officials with the National Weather Service in Sacramento say. There's a 40 percent chance of showers tonight and a 30 percent chance of showers on Wednesday.
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LOS ANGELES — Federal regulators announced Monday they are considering slapping a California utility with two violations for problems that eventually led to the permanent closure of the San Onofre nuclear power plant.
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Mountain bike riders aged 6 to 18 are invited to join the Bureau of Land Management, Redding Mountain Bike Club, and the folks from Shasta County’s, “Healthy Shasta” program for free guided bike rides on Sunday, Oct. 6, starting at 9 a.m. until about 1 p.m. at the Swasey Recreation Area in west Redding. Parents [...]
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Redding, Calif. - The Women’s Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation will present two free community  forums on Thursday, October 10, 2013 in Redding, focusing on bullying and why addressing it is important.  Speaker Wayne Sakamoto, Safe School Director for the Murrieta Valley Unified School District w
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That we should all seem as carefree as this otter exploring the Sacramento River in Redding yesterday. Click on images to enlarge a bit.
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The latest Northern Section Prep Football Media Poll is released.
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A mobile home on the 5700 block of Olive Street in Happy Valley was destroyed by fire Sunday night.
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The latest Northern Section Prep Football Media Poll is released.
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West Valley and Redding Christian cross-country team members and coaches run Monday at Enterprise Park in Redding. Coaches were taking advantage of the lower temperatures to get runners ready to travel to the Stanford Invitational this weekend to compete with nationally ranked teams from all over the country. The high tempe
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When the surface gold began declining in their yields, miners began using high-pressure water hoses to break down the soil to get to the old streambeds and deep gravels. This new method became known as hydraulic mining or hydraulicking and...
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In the North State, one in 10 people ate food purchased with food stamps this year.
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Two people were arrested Monday night after law enforcement officers chased a van from Anderson to Redding at speeds up to 100 mph.
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The state fire-prevention fee has generated a lot of controversy -- but no noticeable money for fuel breaks.
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Business isn't booming everywhere in California, but in many areas good times are rolling again, putting the lie to those who've written off the state.
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Calling flat global temperatures a "wrinkle" in the theory of climate change is like calling a beheading a wrinkle on your neck.
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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is finally admitting that other factors play a role in influencing global temperatures (solar emissivity, atmospheric particulates and "natural climatic variability").
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Saturday will mark 50 years since President John F. Kennedy landed on the deck of the Clair A. Hill Dam to dedicate the completion of Whiskeytown Reservoir and Dam as the final piece of the Trinity River Project.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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What in the world were you thinking when you published the photo of the poor animal on the front page of Thursday's newspaper?
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Last week's forum was a great opportunity to learn more about the Affordable Care Act, but we all should take time to understand how the law affects us.
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Victims of the Clover Fire may get a little relief from Shasta County Tuesday if supervisors approve an emergency ordinance that would let them waive certain zoning and building codes while rebuilding their homes.
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An official with the Shasta Growers Association says his organization is moving too slowly in its selection of a new site for the Redding Farmers Market next year.
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The park being built in Highland Park in Redding is the first of its kind since 2008.
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A fire gutted a single story home on Branstetter Lane today, about 1 1/2-miles from Highway 273.
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Date of birth: Aug. 23, 1991 Height: 5 feet, 10 inches Weight: 180 pounds Brown hair, blue eyes Charge: Robbery
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The state and the Shasta County Board of Supervisors on Monday jointly announced a local resource center for Clover Fire Victims that will take place Wednesday and Thursday.
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Shot these images of fishermen in Redding from the Sacramento River trail yesterday. Glorious day for a stroll after a Fall rainstorm. Click any to slightly enlarge.
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This sure sounds fun (an email just received): Redding's 1st Annual 24 Hour Playwriting Competition!! Presented by: Harris Studios Date: Saturday, October 12, 2013 Time: 7pm Location: Old City Hall Arts Center, 1313 Market Street, Redding Ticket Price: $12 Come...
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Q. Is there a difference between trust and faith? If so, what is the difference and what practical effect does that difference make/have? You see, the difference between trust and true faith is that faith has eyes and trust doesn’t. Trust is really the precursor to faith. Trust inspires true faith. Because trust is the on
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Minor injuries were reported in a two-vehicle traffic accident at the intersection of Victor and Hartnell avenues in Redding in which one of the vehicles overturned.
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Redding Police reported they've arrested a man sought in connection with the launch of "Shasta's Most Wanted," a program launched last week by local law enforcement to catch habitual scofflaws.
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The lawyer -- a Shasta County public defender by day -- who won the case upholding folks right to hand out copies of the U.S. Constitution in front of the library might have a new client if he has the...
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Love Letters, a play by A. R. Gurney, will be performed at Old City Hall on September 27  and 28 at 7:30 p.m. and on September 29 at 2 p.m.  The play follows the lives of two wealthy neighbors, one a staid lawyer, the other an unstable artist, from second grade through adulthood.  This BENEFIT FOR [...]
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Intuitively we knew it was a good month. It was very busy at our brokerage, and now we have the numbers to show that display it. As usual, below are the number that go into the chart.We are generally seasonal, so if we hold to prior seasonal patterns, it will slow as we roll into the holidays. But sti
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Thanks to you all for your kind words about Edith Ann. After 19 years, it's so odd to not have her climbing into my lap every time I sit down, and I still feel the loss. It was her time to go. She just wore out. Two weeks ago, September 9, it was 106F/41C with a hot, dry wind. That was the day the
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Here’s a Fannie Mae foreclosure in a gated equestrian/airport/fishing/swimming community. Lake California is described thus: “A gated private community located in Northern California mid-way between Redding and Red Bluff. Access to the community is restricted to property owners an
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One lane of southbound Interstate 5 in Red Bluff and the Antelope Boulevard onramp remain closed this morning after a big rig loaded with PVC piping overturned just after 6:30.
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Some of you may have noticed there’s been a lot of roadwork going on Parkview Avenue, just south of the Redding Civic Center. The City of Redding has resurfaced the street with a nice, fresh overlay and taken the opportunity to put Parkview Avenue on what’s commonly known as a “road diet.” The term road [...]
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Forecasters say it'll be a bit warmer today in the Redding area. The National Weather Service predicts a high of 81 degrees and a low tonight of 59 degrees. Skies should be mostly sunny during the day and partly cloudy at night. On Tuesday, expect a mostly sunny day with a high around 76 degrees.
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In 1913: The cheese factory at McArthur, which had the reputation of turning out some of the most excellent cheese in Northern California, received an average of 1,700 pounds of milk daily. The average output was 170 pounds of full cream cheese daily.
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Olive Street at Scout Avenue has been closed as firefighters battle a house fire tonight in the area of Olive Street near Scout Avenue in Happy Valley.
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A mobile home on the 5700 block of Olive Street in Happy Valley was destroyed by fire Sunday night.
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“Great” conditions prevailed Sunday for the 38th Whiskeytown Relays.
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Redding police early Sunday morning arrested a 22-year-old mother on suspicion of methamphetamine possession and child endangerment after they say she incorrectly reported her son’s diaper rash — allegedly the result of her neglecting him — as sexual abuse from her boyfriend.
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The first bald eagle of the season was sighted Sunday at the "family tree" nest near the Highway 44 bridge over the Sacramento River in Redding.
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The Federal Reserve chairman is trying to warn House Republicans back from a fiscal disaster. Will they listen?
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The Rim Fire has renewed calls for thinning forests to reduce fire risk -- but that's a misguided approach. If anything, California's forests need more fire.
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It's past time for the United States to get over the idea that it can shape the world and impose democracy.
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Thanks to the Sheriff's Department for able help in a diving disaster -- and our condolences to the family of Ken Smith.
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KKRN has been on the air for two years with a mix of local and syndicated shows.
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LAGUNA BEACH — Some of surfing's biggest names aren't just catching waves. They're also talking about making them.
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WASHINGTON — Stung by public unease about new details of spying by the National Security Agency, President Barack Obama selected a panel of advisers he described as independent experts to scrutinize the NSA's surveillance programs to be sure they weren't violating civil liberties and to restore Americans' trust.
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SAN FRANCISCO — Jim Harbaugh's former quarterback outplayed his current one, hands down.
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CHICO -- Police shot and killed a 19-year-old woman who allegedly tried to run over an officer.
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Redding police early Sunday morning arrested a 22-year-old mother on suspicion of methamphetamine possession and child endangerment after they say she incorrectly reported her son's diaper rash - allegedly the result of her neglecting him - as sexual abuse from her boyfriend.
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Fire crews this afternoon are heading to the Anderson area for report of several small blazes visible from Interstate 5.
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CNN is reporting this afternoon that three of the attackers holding people hostage in a Kenyan mall are Americans.
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Went for a drive a few days ago in the Gas Point/Igo/Ono areas after the fire. Came across a ditch that I believe might be the very historic Eagle Creek Ditch. When it was built in approximately 1853 it was...
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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan security forces launched a "major" assault late Sunday on the upscale Nairobi mall where an unknown number of hostages were being held by al-Qaida-linked militants, in an operation officials said would end the two-day standoff that had already killed 68 people. Kenya's military said late Sunda
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For the next 24 hours, my collection of flash fiction, "Troublemaker" is available for download at Amazon for $1.99. Get it before Monday's official release for $1 off list price.
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Today should be mostly sunny with a high near 74 degrees, the National Weather Service says. A light and variable wind will blow around 6 mph in the afternoon. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a low around 59 degrees. A south-southwest wind is expected around 6 mph becoming north-northwest after midnight. Monday should b
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Date of birth: Feb. 7, 1970 Height: 5 feet, 9 inches Weight: 180 pounds Blond hair, blue eyes Charge: Narcotics possession
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Date of birth: July 3, 1983 Hight: 6 feet Weight: 222 pounds Brown hair, blue eyes Charge: Burglary
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Date of birth: Aug. 23, 1989 Height: 5 feet, 10 inches Brown hair, brown eyes Charge: Narcotics possession
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Date of birth: June 6, 1989 Height: 5 feet, 6 inches Weight: 175 pounds Blond hair, green eyes Charge: Narcotics possession
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Date of birth: Dec. 17, 1979 Height: 6 feet Weight: 175 pounds Brown hair, green eyes Charge: Narcotics possession
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Authorities seek five who have not appeared for sentencing.
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In 1913: A conflagration at Keswick destroyed four houses close to the Mountain Copper Co.’s hospital. All of the houses were vacant and how the fire started was not known but it was thought the work of hoboes or tramps making use of the premises.
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Shasta College football hosted Butte Saturday in a rivalry game at Memorial Stadium.
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Sunday Morning Quarterback breaks down Friday night's high school football comings and goings.
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Local sports results and briefs.
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A roundup of North State news briefs.
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Even as secession-minded northerners argue for more local control of government decisions, the state is smoving in precisely that direction -- but the results aren't always pretty.
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To oversimplify things, conservatives want to build better people while progressives want to build a better state. Which approach has yielded better results?
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Preventing bullying and giving a safe space to children who don't easily fit gender norms isn't a "burden." It's a duty of public schools.
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Teen girl wonders whether to tell parents that her stepsister may be suicidal.
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Shirley and Gene Farley of Redding celebrated their 50th anniversary on Aug. 24, 2013, with a cruise to Alaska with family and a surprise party hosted by family at the Moose Lodge in Anderson. They were married on Aug. 24, 1963, at the Assembly of God Church in Anderson. Shirley graduated from Anderson High School in 1962.
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Find inspiration from Norman Rockwell artwork to celebrate American aspirations as set forth in the opening phrases of the Constitution.
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Melissa Duncan and Derek O'Brien-Wood, both of Chico, are engaged to be married Sept. 13, 2014, at Merryman's Beach House in Trinidad. The bride-elect is the daughter or Ray and Dina Duncan of Redding. She is a 2003 graduate of Enterprise High School and is a graduate of Johnson & Wales University with a baking and past
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Dennis and Patricia Myers of Cottonwood, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 24, 2013, enjoying the beach in Eureka. The couple was married Aug. 24, 1963 in London, England. Dennis and Pat met by chance in London and were married six months later with Pat's family and their friends in attendance. Dennis was in th
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It's always refreshing to find a new California writer, but "Killing at Cotton Hill" by Terry Shames is also a delightful story, filled with sympathetic -- and not-so-sympathetic -- characters in a well-described setting.
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The Shasta College football team hosts rival Butte at 6 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.
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How does one characterize Republican plans to deny medical care to millions, put the U.S. into default and shut down the government?
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Another mass killing. Another wave of politicians who seem to live for these tragedies.
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There are, of course, legitimate uses for guns, but guns are still lethal weapons used to threaten or kill people, and there need to be heavy restrictions to keep them out of the wrong hands
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Is the federal food stamp program hopelessly bloated? Or is it doing its job of easing the worst effects of poverty amid a still-rotten economy?
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If Obamacare is so good, why have the leadership of the Democratic House and Senate talk to President Obama and manage to get themselves and their staff exempted from the program?
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Property owners in the wildland-urban interface need to take responsibility for keeping their homes fire-safe.
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Silas Lyons on the paper's newfound commitment to Facebook, plus a new way to fight crime and an excuse to buy great coffee.
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Kids can sign up for numerous camps and computer programming classes as well.
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Cliff Bishop at 90 still cuts a young, adventuresome figure.
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What used to be a stressful task has turned into a delightful joy.
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Q. Are dental or vision plans affected by the Affordable Care Act?
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Simpson University has had four names and been in three locations in its 92 years. It's been a part of Redding since 1989. Where is it headed and will the college's $19 million debt affect how it can grow?
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Simpson University has had four names and been in three locations in its 92 years. It's been a part of Redding since 1989. Where is it headed and will the college's $19 million debt affect how it can grow?
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How did the Honus Wagner T206 tobacco card become the Holy Grail of card collecting?
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Highway 299's westbound lanes are blocked near Buckhorn Summit by a pickup that overturned this afternoon.
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Redding Beer and Wine Festival organizers canceled today's event in downtown Redding due to heavy rains.
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(Edit: -Well that was quick! We brought an acceptable offer to the seller on Saturday, and so now it is Pending Sale. We can sell yours too.) We’ve listed a beautiful home in Pacific Heights for just $429,500! Click to enlarge any of these images:
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Redding Police say officers arrested a pair of men after finding them armed with a stolen pistol, brass knuckles and two meat cleavers.
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We recall this one as once the home of some friends. It’s got a great in-law setup. Kitchen of in-law unit It’s in a nice neighborhood west of Redding named Montgomery Ranch. It’s an area of larger, upscale homes on acreage, yet only minutes from Redding proper. Also located near desi
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Here’s a video of local volunteers in yellow t-shirts spelling out “75″ from atop Shasta Dam to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the structure. It seems a good time was had by all. If you’re curious to see what it looked like from that helicopter, there’s a link here:
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PHOTO: A hummingbird hovers near hummingbird sage (Salvia spathacea). As I write, the first rain of the fall season (which coincidentally begins according to the calednar on Sunday the 22nd with the Autumnal Equinox) is cheering up the forecast. The whole North State seems to breathe a sigh of relief. The color green will b
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Redding-area residents can expect rain showers today with thunderstorms possible after 2 p.m., the National Weather Service says.
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A burglar who tried to break into an ATM at a bank in San Francisco was arrested Friday after he hopped onto the roof of a nearby building to escape and fell into an apartment, police said.
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Enterprise High football hosts Central Valley in the Record Searchlight's Game of the Week.
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Corning High football hosts Red Bluff in the annual Tehama County Shootout rivalry game.
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High school football leads the roundup.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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Enterprise High football looks to keep rolling to start 2013 in hosting local foe Central Valley.
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The Red Bluff High football team travels to Corning on Friday for the Tehama County Shootout rivalry game.
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Who knows? When it's complete, Redding's shiny new airport terminal might even draw a new carrier to fill the space.
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It's not "our" water just because we happen to live in the northern half of California.
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American excellence is real, but was achieved at a cost our children will pay for a lon time.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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Q. I've heard it's possible to grow vegetables all winter here. How can I get started?
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Find out how to keep ants and deer at bay and a nifty trick to keep flowers upright.
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Thomas Lawrence's weekly College Notebook column breaks down college athletics in the North State and beyond.
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Mike Morton has a fair-sized garden at his home in French Gulch. In the 50-foot by 30-foot garden Morton grows egg plant, crenshaw melon, tomatoes, cherries, pumpkins, squash and carrots. Along the side of the house he grows corn.
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Forecasters expect a drop in temperatures after Saturday's storms.
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Shasta College football hosts rival and NorCal titan Butte Saturday at 6 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.
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Shasta County’s unemployment rate in August went down slightly after two consecutive monthly increases, the state reported today.
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24th annual Ducky Derby poised to make big splash.
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In 1913: Ernest Rodison and Clyde Brown, heads of the Redding electric company, announced they would start the construction of a plant and building for a dry process laundry near Oregon and Placer streets. A dry laundry was a co-operative wash and it was not in competition with steam or French laundries.
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The four small fires led to a traffic backup on Interstate 5 early today.
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The integrity of Simpson University's leaders has been called into question. Concerns at the college are intertwined with the firing of the dean of Simpson's seminary and the sudden departure of Larry McKinney as president.
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The integrity of Simpson University's leaders has been called into question. Concerns at the college are intertwined with the firing of the dean of Simpson's seminary and the sudden departure of Larry McKinney as president.
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Inside Haven Humane Society’s vet center lay five cats — victims of the monster Clover Fire. Flames singed off their whiskers, burned their fur and charred their paws — and they need homes.
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A Cottonwood radiologist has settled a complaint filed against him by the Medical Board of California over alleged impaired driving, public intoxication and shoddy record keeping, the board reported today.
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Scott Mobley, former RS weather guru, reacts to last week's column on our north state weather: Wolfgang Rougle makes a great point -- summer is a hard time in the valley, especially the northern valley with its desiccating north winds,...
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The following information is from my "Dictionary of Early Shasta County History" book: Shasta Dam and the powerplant at the base of the dam are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Was unofficially first called Kennett Dam, Coram...
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Will this help or hurt the cause? You've got to wonder....
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Pie and ice cream at Rudy Racki's ice cream parlor (est. 1937). He reputedly named it the Big Dipper because he gave you a big dip of homemade ice cream with your pie. Ken Dalton, new owner of the Big...
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Thought I would fool everyone with that photo. But that was not to be. Fatboy80 guessed it correctly as the Pit River Bridge. Congratulations to him for guessing it correctly and winning a $10 gift certificate at Ortega's Mexican Restaurant...
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Returning to its roots in downtown Redding, Cheesecakes opened Tuesday in the Pine Street School building, in the former Pio Loco/Old School Restaurant space. A pic of the lunch crowd today (Friday)....
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Low humidity and gusty winds prompted the National Weather Service to issue a Red Flag Warning for parts of Shasta County and northeastern California early this after.
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I get the Prairie Home Companion newsletter every week, and it always includes a column by Mrs. Sundberg. I used to think she was Garrison Keillor's alter female ego, but apparently she is an actual real female person, writing somewhere in Minnesota. She's on Facebook too and writes interesting tidbits here and there. Inter
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Skip Murphy, a photographer moonlighting as a Realtor, has some images here....
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Students have been cleared to return to Shasta College's science building after a more than half-hour evacuation.
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What is this? Welcome to the History Mystery Photo Contest. If you're the first person to give the correct answer, you'll win a $10 gift certificate and an award certificate with your name and the mystery photo. Guesses can be...
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Firefighters this morning quickly contained a trio of vegetation fires along northbound Interstate 5 between Hilltop Drive and Highway 299.
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Because Greenbelt sounds so much better than Adjacent To Wildland Fire Hazard. We are further informed that this home is the result of a foreclosed reverse mortgage. So that means there may be specific HUD rules affecting an acceptable offer price and closing costs distribution. Let us know i
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Strolled about Shasta Dam with a few others yesterday evening, and took these interesting images illuminated by the light of the Harvest Moon. Harvest Moon over Shasta Dam by Skip Murphy. Click to slightly enlarge
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A Redding man was arrested early Friday morning after crashing his vehicle into a tree, injuring himself and two passengers, while driving intoxicated, police said.
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To be alive in the world is to possess a priceless gift of self-awareness. Usually we take this for granted. We are not normally in awe of the fact. It is easy to yawn and shrug at the incredible and stunning truth that we are alive on a round rock that is rotating at a 1000 miles an hour at the equator.
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A chance of rain is in the forecast for Friday and part of the weekend, with skies due to clear up Sunday.
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He sits at the end of the bar at The Whiskeytown Roadhouse, racking up a tab and drowning his sorrows. He learns from his mistakes, really, he does.  And he believes in the continual pursuit of education.
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In 1913: The University of California planned to hold a farmer’s institute in Carter’s Hall under the auspices of the Cottonwood board of trade the following week. Speakers would talk on the culture of alfalfa, olives, dairy, poultry, English walnuts, plants and the care of deciduous orchards.
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One driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI at a checkpoint conducted Thursday evening by the Redding Police Department.
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Previewing high school football's Week 3, led by the Record Searchlight's Game of the Week: Central Valley at Enterprise.
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Area roundup features local sports results and announcements.
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Coverage of an Eastern Athletic League high school girls golf meet.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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Four panelists addressed the Affordable Care Act and its impact on health insurance, the uninsured and small businesses in Redding on Thursday night.
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M-S-R Public Power Agency, the power-purchasing alliance of which Redding Electric Utility is a part, is being audited by the Internal Revenue Service.
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Fire crews were called out this evening to a vegetation fire that's near Stanislaus and Chaparral drives west of Redding.
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A knock at the door and I was just handed two of the commemorative cellophane-wrapped Twinkies handed out at this evening's POP building ribbon cutting. On one side it reads: "POP: 41 years and counting! Serving our community longer than...
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Assemblyman Brian Dahle's pragmatic streak on environmental issues in Sacramento -- such as support a Democratic-led fracking bill -- is already starting to show benefits for the North State.
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Zealous concern for the civil liberties of the severely mentally ill all too frequently leaves them to suffer untreated -- harming themselves and others.
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The tea party's activists helped the Republicans win a House majority -- and now the tea party is the problem?
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Keswick Reservoir is one piece of the Central Valley Project and is also the afterbay of Shasta Lake, about nine miles downstream from Shasta Dam.
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The new owner of a building that housed the now-shuttered Northern California Veterans Museum and Heritage Center in Redding has posted on the Internet an exchange of emails he had with the museum’s attorney in an attempt to tell his side of the story in the failed lease negotiations.
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Only 69 acres have burned on the Shasta-Trinity National Forest this year, compared with 54,720 acres last year.
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AT&T is offering $5,000 to anyone who gives information leading to the arrest of thieves that have been targeting the company's power poles in the Redding area.
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Bullying drove my daughter out of her school but brought no consequences on the kid causing the problem.
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Find things to do this weekend in the North State.
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An auto body shop staffed by jail inmates has earned Tehama County its first Challenge award from the California State Association of Counties.
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Redding's march of one of more than 200 worldwide on Saturday.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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Health care, insurance and public officials are at a meeting tonight to answer questions about the Affordable Care Act during a public forum at the Shasta County Board of Supervisors chambers in Redding.
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The $8.7 million expansion-remodel project is supposed to be done by early next year. Airports Manager Rod Dinger shows off the new United Express counter at the north end of the terminal (formerly the baggage claim area) and the new...
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Fire crews contained a vegetation fire off Lake Boulevard and Oasis Road in northwest Redding near Buckeye Park.
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Redding Police say a man was arrested on weapon charges this morning after officers received reports of him threatening people and riding a bike near the Redding Aquatic Center.
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I'm down with a head cold today, so I figured I'd take it easy & make a little aromatherapy using rosemary snipped from my yard.  Anise, nutmeg, or any of your favorite spices can be added as well.  Just toss them in a pan with approximately 16-24 oz of water and let it simmer.  Your house will smell love
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The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection's Siskiyou Unit and the Klamath National Forest are offering up to $20,000 for information that leads to the arrest of whoever caused the Salmon River and Butler fires.
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The evacuation center for those affected by the Clover Fire is closing at 8 p.m. today, according to the Red Cross of Northeastern California.
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This popular stopping place was once located approximately one mile north of the present day Lack Creek Bridge on Dersch Road. William W. L. Smith acquired the property and had the place built in 1858. It served emigrants, stages, freighters,...
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Mt. Shasta Mall Fall Job Fair is scheduled for Thursday, September 26th from 10am-2pm. Over 25 local employers will be on-site ready to hire!
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Julie Malik, whose family owns the Damburger on Placer Street, sent me this e-mail: "... we are donating $10 gift certificates to the dam workers and $5 certificates to the families that attend the luncheon on Saturday. (I'd be...
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The ever-rising cost of a college education and that mountain of student debt leave some people lately questioning whether they payoff is really still there -- if it's still the best way to improve your life prospects, whatever else the...
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That would be Grand Theft Auto V, according to this item in Variety. My last experience with a video game was Pong at some Redding pizzeria way back in the day. Shows you how out of touch you can get....
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Tehama County deputies say they arrested an Orland man Wednesday night on suspicion of being a felon in possession of ammunition.
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AT&T is offering a $5,000 reward for anyone with information that leads to the arrest and conviction of whoever has been stealing copper cable from the company's utility poles in the Redding area.
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California's public health officer, Dr. Ron Chapman, is warning people with soy or milk allergies not to eat Semifreddi's almond or chocolate-dipped almond biscotti, as batches of those types of biscotti may contain unmarked soy or milk products.
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A Texas appeals court tossed the criminal conviction of former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay on Thursday, saying there was insufficient evidence for a jury in 2010 to have found him guilty of illegally funneling money to Republican candidates.
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I learned last weekend that I’M AMERICA’S NEWEST CYBER THREAT! How do I know? Twitter was so kind to tell me when they suspended my account for “aggressive behavior.” Aggressive? HELLO! I WAS FOLLOWING PEOPLE. That’s what you do on Twitter, right? In fact, most of the people I’d clicked on were ones THEY’D REC
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We recall this one listed in 2012 as a (failed) short sale for $159K. How are short sales priced? Presumably truck not included Short sale list prices are usually generated by the listing agent, who presumably has done some research into present market value. The shorted lender will need to agree
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Police and medics this morning headed to the Redding Walmart store on Dana Drive, where a man was reportedly writing on a bathroom wall with blood from his own feet.
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Today will be warm and sunny however the weather is expected to take a turn Friday, with a slight chance of rain and cooler temperatures.
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The Shasta County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution at this meeting to consider amendments to the County’s ordinance regulating the growing of marijuana for medical purposes. This action initiated a process of 2-4 months that includes staff drafting of an ordinance, Planning Commission consideration of a proposed
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Since childhood, artist Kseniya Beliaeva has liked calligraphy, ornaments, Japanese prints, Indian drawings (Aztecs and Mayans) and Celtic patterns. These artforms have affected her work and provide inspiration for her drawings and paintings. This month and next, this eclectic Belarus-based artist is showing her work in Red
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Karaoke never really went away. Neither has Redding’s Show Boat Lounge.
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Redding will be happily awash in beer celebrations in the coming week, with Viva Downtown’s 17th annual Beer and Wine Festival kicking off the foamy fun on Saturday and Catalyst’s Redding Beer Week putting a cap on things eight days later.
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Here’s a tasty way to celebrate Shasta Dam’s 75th anniversary: Drop in for breakfast or lunch at the Big Dipper Cafe, “smack dab in the middle of” Shasta Dam Boulevard in Shasta Lake, a cozy little place that’s been feeding the locals since 1937, the year before construction began on the dam.
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In 1913: Two quartz mines at Whiskeytown pounded daily away on rich gold quartz — the Jack Strode and Gambrinus mines. More development work was going ahead on the Strode Black Hawk mine.
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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Simpson University volleyball hosts La Sierra in a nonconference matchup.
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A look back at the Shasta-Butte College football rivalry, and the Knights' last win.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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COTTONWOOD — One of Shasta County’s most valued — and contested — natural resources took center stage Wednesday night among a panel of experts who fielded questions about a local district’s decision to send water to Southern California.
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The Older Americans Act has grown to become a major source of funding for nutritional services and social programs for seniors since it was enacted in 1965. It also includes funding for research in the field of aging and protection of seniors’ rights.
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When kids are small, there should be no debate: youth sports should be all about fun.
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In a hurry to get breakfast ready for the kids? Here's a quick way to provide a wholesome and nutritios meal that can be eaten on the go.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — High-diving seabirds known as blue-footed boobies have suddenly expanded their range in California.
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President Obama's leadership problems -- in Syria and elsewhere -- run a lot deeper than style.
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In a world of growing water scarcity, will we need more Shasta Dams?
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Already feeling the summer heat from higher water temperatures and lower stream levels in the Klamath River, migrating Chinook salmon are also facing outbreaks of toxic algae.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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The political arguments over the Affordable Care Act are going down to the wire. Whatever you think of the law, though, it's time to start getting acquainted with the details of what it will mean for your family.
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The two-hour panel will attempt to answer questions and clarify the Affordable Care Act.
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The Tehama County Board of Supervisors this afternoon denied the bulk of a baker’s dozen of appeals filed by medical marijuana growers accused of not complying with county pot laws.
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Shasta County Supervisor Les Baugh is holding a community meeting this evening on the sale of water from the Anderson-Cottonwood Irrigation District canal to the San Joaquin Valley.
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Picture taken around one o'clock this afternoon on Yuba Street. It wasn't supposed to be this way. From the June 15, 2005, Record Searchlight (emphasis added): Timepiece to keep Eaton legacy alive - Leadership group wants to place it...
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Tehama County sheriff’s officials today confiscated 28 dogs they said were abused from a home in Red Bluff while serving an eviction notice at a home in south Red Bluff.
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Trying to gin up formal local support for the drive emerging from Siskiyou County to split off a new state from California, Redding City Councilman Patrick Jones last night suggested that the Redding City Council should discuss endorsing a new...
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Sometimes you need a healthy reminder that California is just that -- to the extent that water is the basis for life and civilization. Bill Patzert, climatologist at the Jet Propulsion lab in Pasadena (and, yes, thus a resident of...
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Here's an item from Ed Rullman's recap of yesterday's meeting of the Redding Merchants Crime Watch group: Kyle Ritter from Mugshots was there and he spoke with Sheriff Bosenko about ways to fix the site so we can get Mugshots...
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Two teenage boys escaped from Trinity County Juvenile Hall Tuesday night and have yet to be found, the county's probation officer said.
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Police have reported two people are in custody in connection with a possible robbery of Dairy Queen customer in the Redding restaurant's parking lot late this morning.
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Redding police officers will hold a driving under the influence checkpoint somewhere within city limits Thursday, the police department announced today.
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OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A double-decker bus collided with a passenger train in Canada's capital Wednesday, ripping off the front of the bus and killing six people, police said.
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Given Redding’s strong emotional, financial, geographical and recreational ties to Shasta Dam, any talk of raising the dam by 181/2 feet is certain to raise eyebrows, if not outright concerns. Those concerns and questions were plentiful Tuesday night when the Redding City Council met to consider its comments on the Bureau
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So if you are interested in a 333′ x 647′ parcel with a small home, you found it.
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Temperatures today will remain relatively cooler, with a high of 87 degrees in Redding.
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In 1913: After withstanding the first three serious fires in the history of Keswick, the two stories and basement bakery of Leonard Schmidt was destroyed by fire at 10:20 p.m.. The building and contents carried $700 of insurance through John Witherow of Redding.
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The North State’s “State of Jefferson” movement picked up steam Tuesday night with Redding leaders agreeing to discuss breaking away from California.
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John, welcome back to anewscafe.com. You're somewhat of a regular here, mainly about your barbecue classes. And if I live to be 100 I'll never forget the time you roasted a whole pig. I think the last time we spoke was last year, when you barbecued Prather Ranch meatballs for the Harvest Sampler. Pl
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Local sports briefs and results.
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Woman crashes into
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Central Valley High's volleyball team hosts West Valley in a nonconference match.
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Anderson High volleyball hosts Mercy in a nonleague, inter-division matchup.
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IGO— Victims of the Clover Fire had a chance Tuesday night to hear from organizations and agencies that are offering help.
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On both sides of the divide over marijuana-growing divide, local licensing has real appeal. Whether it's legal is another question.
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The minimum wage simply prices those with few marketable skills out of jobs -- when a job is often the best way for them to pick up skills.
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Kevin Askeland's biweekly North State Notes column.
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Shasta County supervisors today decided to move forward with a new medical marijuana growth ordinance, but it's not yet known what that ordinance will look like.
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Medical marijuana growers from 13 properties will appeal findings that they aren’t following Tehama County’s pot ordinance at a meeting Wednesday.
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Shasta Dam is an engineering marvel that controlled floods and supplied power and irrigation water -- but we're still learning how to overcome the damage it's done to the Sacramento River's native fish.
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Police will begin distributing a list of people wanted for not showing at sentencing after being convicted of crimes.
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A two-alarm fire at Redding's city corporation yard was contained quickly tonight.
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A 31-year-old Igo man has died after his motorcycle collided with a car this evening near 13141 Platina Road in Igo.
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Firefighters say they're battling a blaze behind some homes on Martian Way this afternoon.
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Food, music and Bocce Ball in September
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A review of Madden 25 for the iPhone.
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Talented kids from the North State battle it out at the Mt. Shasta Mall Talent Showcase. Shelby Crawford, Kyle Thompson and Kellen Cox take home the money!
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Dr. Brian Hooker joined Simpson University’s faculty in the summer of 2012 with an extensive background in chemical engineering and biology.
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A stalled big rig that blocked traffic on southbound Churn Creek Road at East Cypress Avenue has been cleared.
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Call 800-290-2929. BEST BITES SACRAMENTO RIVER, Woodfords—Fishing on the mid- and upper sections of river from Chico to the Barge Hole had been very good, but got even better this past week, as most guides were catching limits or near limits. Most fish are still very bright be
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A Feb. 4 trial date was set Monday in Shasta County Superior Court for a trio accused of conspiring and carrying out an attack on a pregnant Redding teen last year.
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"Located smack dab in the middle of the road" in Shasta Lake. A year older than Shasta Dam. More in Thursday's DATE....
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Q. What do you believe is God? God is a personal being, not a force, idea or concept. He is the all-knowing, all-powerful creator of all things visible and invisible, created by the mere exercise of his will for his own glory. He is perfectly good, just, wise, gracious, and holy. He is sovereign over every bit of his creati
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Waterfalls are magical, always. But nearby Burney Falls has no equal as the most magical of all local waterfalls. Water springs forth from the earth itself, only to fall to mist from a beautiful basalt cliff. With Summer’s tourist season over, but before new snow falls, you
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Edith Ann, 1994-2013.
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Check here for live tweeting from the Shasta County Board of Supervisors meeting, where board members Tuesday morning will discuss moving forward with a more strict medical marijuana growth ordinance, possibly by banning outdoor cultivation altogether.
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Because really nothing about a home says “buy me” quite like a large red DANGER label. Yes, that is one of the actual MLS marketing images. Below is the lead image, however:
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Anderson City Council member Susie Baugh will host a community Town Hall meeting on Wednesday, September 25, 6 PM at the Anderson Community Center, 1887 Howard Street. Do you have concerns about your neighborhood? Wonder how code enforcement is handled? How does my local fire department work? Concerned about the homeless si
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A woman crashed her car into a power pole this morning on Lake Boulevard in Redding, according to initial reports.
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Growing Local, Healthy Shasta and First United Methodist Church present a premiere screening of the film, "A Place at the Table" Saturday evening. From the creators of "Food, Inc.", this documentary asks the question "Why are almost 50 million Americans hungry and why are 23 million kids overweight and h
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North Valley Bank will be helping the Salvation Army to support the firefighters and fire victims of the Clover Fire.   Our local NVB branches will serve as drop off locations. Here are the current needs. Protein snacks – individually wrapped protein bars Jerky Sports drinks Non-perishable pantry items (canned o
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A dozen people died in a shooting rampage Monday at the Washington Navy Yard. It was the deadliest attack at a domestic military installation since November 2009, when an Army psychiatrist killed 13 people and wounded 30 others at Fort Hood, Texas. Early Tuesday, the stories of some of those who died sta
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Today we speak with Rich Tough, a Redding printer and artist who's competing in Martha Stewart's annual American Made contest. Readers may also recognize his wife, Gwen Tough, who has a blog about her chickens here on anewscafe.com. Welcome to A News Café, Rich. Before we start talking about the contest, can you
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Forecasters say it'll be another sunny and cooler day compared with recent highs in Redding. The National Weather Service predicts a high of 82 degrees and a low of 57 degrees. On Wednesday and Thursday, things are expected to pick up slightly to the upper-80s and low-90s, but forecasters predict a highs in the low 80s agai
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What effects will raising Shasta Dam have on water and energy supply costs in Redding?
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Shasta County Supervisor Leonard Moty will hold a community meeting tonight for victims of the massive Clover Fire in the Igo and Happy Valley areas.
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The latest Northern Section Prep Football Media Poll is released.
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1913: Ray Logan, farmer at Pacheco, who recently burst into print and fame because of his prowess as a rattlesnake slayer, is currently the uncrowned king of the midway at the California State Fair for being able to knock the maiden over backwards into a bucket of water in one of the midway booths.
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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If a teenager commits a crime serious enough to be tried and sentence to an adult prison term, should he nonetheless have a shot, some years down the road, to prove he's changed and earn parole a little earlier than...
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Firefighters are headed out to Gas Point Road in Cottonwood to a report of a transformer explosion and power lines knocked down in the area of Shirley Street, about 2 miles west of Interstate 5.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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The Redding Area Bus Authority has agreed to look into offering discounts to military veterans.
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In his talk yesterday about the Affordable Care Act, one of the wrinkles that Dave Jones, the California insurance commissioner, stressed was how the law isn't necessarily great for young people --- because of rules that narrow the premium gap...
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Whether young people sign up for insurance and whether a new army of advisers is adequately overseen are two critical challenges facing the health care law's rollout.
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Feelings may run high today in some places, but there's no way an annual fire fee can arouse the same deep feelings as slavery did a century and a half ago.
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I know the real reason for the banning of lead bullets, and it's not for the protection of condors or any other animals.
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Have an unused motor home or trailer? It could help a fire victim.
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See who was at what recent event in the North State.
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There's a new book out on rock climbing that has an appeal beyond followers of the sport.
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The ramp to eastbound Highway 44 from southbound Interstate 5 in Redding was blocked for about 1 1/2 hours this morning after a truck rolled, according to the California Highway Patrol.
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SHASTA LAKE — A Sept. 8 fire that burned about 53 acres and came dangerously close to homes as it swept through heavy and dry vegetation off Lake Boulevard may have been the work of an arsonist.
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Is Russia offering to take Syria's chemical weapons so it can sell more of the conventional variety?
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Shasta County supervisors Tuesday will again consider looking into banning outdoor marijuana grows, as well as some other updates to the county's cultivation ordinance.
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One week after the Clover Fire tore a 12.6 square-mile swath of destruction near Happy Valley and Igo and killed one man, fire investigators have yet to determine what caused the blaze.
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A Redding doctor criminally accused of oversubscribing painkillers has had his medical license temporarily suspended.
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Thanks to generous donations, Shasta Lake's library is improving service and -- soon -- moving.
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Big salaries for government don't ensure quality.
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Remember the awful hail storm that passed through the Fall River Valley about a month ago? And seemed to stop right above the Fort Crook Museum complex and let loose with a barrage of hail stones that were as big...
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Yaadgar Restaurant opened over the weekend in the former Fuji Japanese space on Placer. Look forward to checking it out. Here's the web site. Was it named after a popular Hindi film?...
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As in Habit Burger Grill. Won't (former "Buzz on the Street" partner) David Benda be thrilled. Here's why. He and I received this e-mail today from Mark Dutton: Hi David, Just an update on the Habit coming to Redding -...
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Tehama County deputies say they arrested a Los Molinos man Friday night after they found him carrying 89 Methadone pills.
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Tickets are still available for this year’s 26th annual State of the City luncheon.
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A Redding doctor accused of oversubscribing painkillers has had his medical license suspended.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The D.C. mayor says 13 people have died in the shooting rampage, including the gunman.
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Remember when a person was called a conspiracy theorist? Now they call them Whistle Blowers.  True that it’s not paranoia when it’s the truth!
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Firefighters this afternoon have contained two separate blazes in Cottonwod that together burned about 3 acres, according to initial reports.
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Could there be a more endearing pitch to raise money for the victims of the Clover Fire than this video done by the Corning Lions football players and cheer squad? I think not. But if you find one, please share....
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The ramp to eastbound Highway 44 from southbound Interstate 5 in Redding was blocked this morning after a truck rolled, according to the California Highway Patrol.
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Anderson City Councilwoman Susie Baugh will hold a town hall meeting Sept. 25 for residents to meet and share concerns with local officials.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHERIDAN, Wyo. – Thom Gabrukiewicz’s first collection of flash fiction, Troublemaker,
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Not quite half price for a property that had once been a Sacramento River Bed & Breakfast.
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Bill Morrison passed away peacefully September 10th, 2013. He was preceded in death by his loving wife Janice. A native of Redding, CA, Bill was born July 10th, 1935 in the Hotel Redding to parents
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IGO, Calif.—As residents left homeless by the Clover Fire sift through rubble, tales of narrow escapes and altruistic neighbors continue to emerge from a community rallying to absorb and rebuild.  The 8,073-acre blaze, which scorched about 11 square miles of woodland hills south of Igo in southwestern Shasta Cou
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A Cottonwood man accused of murdering his wife last year is scheduled to be in Shasta County Superior Court today for a hearing to determine whether his Oct. 1 retrial remains on schedule.
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Forecasters say it'll be another relatively cool day today in Redding, with a high of about 88 degrees under sunny skies. At night, expect a low of 61 degrees. The National Weather Service reports that things will cool down even more on Tuesday, with a high of about 82 degrees.
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In 1938 thousands of hard working people arrived in rural Shasta County to build a dam, and to build a dream. Promising flood control and relief from droughts, Shasta Dam was to be the keystone of the massive Central Valley Project, and would forever change California. For many though, it was so much more personal. [...]
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1913: 250 citizens from the Igo-Ono area appeared before the board of supervisors to present a largely signed petition asking that improvements be made on the Kingsbury-Igo Road.
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Fire officials say the Clover Fire west of Redding is fully contained as of Sunday morning.
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Far down Gas Point Road and in front of the Igo Store....
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The Ascension Project Women's Pro Challenger at Sun Oaks Tennis and Fitness wraps up with the singles and doubles finals on Sunday.
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Redding runner Ben Keck captured first place in the men’s division of the NorCal XC Challenge held Saturday at Simpson University.
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The Ascension Project Women's Pro Challenger at Sun Oaks Tennis and Fitness wraps up with the singles and doubles finals on Sunday.
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A clubhouse at the Clover Creek Preserve will raise the profile of the Shasta Trinity Fly Fishers and bring an important new amenity the city could otherwise not easily afford.
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Get beyond the disinformation campaign led by Republican politicians.
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The bottom line: Urban southern counties will never let their water source go.
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We are 1 million people who simply don’t matter to Sacramento.
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Bob Madgic erroneously claimed that there was "no more real debate that exists in the scientific community" concerning man-made global warming.
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SAN FRANCISCO — In the coastal redwood forests of central California, scientists trying to unravel the mystery surrounding the reproductive problems of dozens of endangered condors think they have uncovered the culprit: the long-banned pesticide DDT.
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WASHINGTON — Lawmakers assessing the agreement on Syria's chemical weapons argued Sunday about whether President Barack Obama was outfoxed by the Russians and had lost leverage in trying to end the civil war, or whether his threat of military action propelled the breakthrough.
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California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones discussed the federal Affordable Care Act in Redding on Sunday with a message for those who aren't in favor of the plan.
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The Redding Area Bus Authority board of directors will be presented two proposals Monday that alter routes in response to the public’s desire for fewer transfers and more direct routes to key places.
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Someone reported this afternoon that their vehicle was shot at in the Shingletown area, and deputies are now searching for the suspects in the area of Frey and Hobart roads off Deschutes Road near Highway 299.
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Redding police say a local transient robbed the Eureka Way Subway restaurant at knifepoint late this morning. The man, Daniel J. Torrez, 53, has since been arrested.
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Brother Raphael, Brother "Deacon" Placid, Deacon Pat, Father Paul Liz, Mackenzie, and I had a wonderful time at the monastery today. What a beautiful and peaceful place. It was so nic
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California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones will give a presentation on the federal Affordable Care Act today in Redding.
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"The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats." -- Albert Schweitzer "What greater gift than the love of a cat." -- Charles Dickens...
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Fire officials say the Clover Fire west of Redding is fully contained as of this morning.
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Valley temperatures will drop into the 80s this week, the National Weather Service is reporting. Today's high will hover around 88. At night, temperatures will fall to about 61 degrees. Monday will bring a high of 88, while Tuesday will be a cool 83 degrees.
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Southern Shasta County's supervisor, Les Baugh, is seriously keen to roll back the marijuana growing in the county. From an email he's sending around regarding Tuesday morning's board meeting: Shasta County Neighbors: The time has come. It's time to say...
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In 1913: Rural mail delivery for Redding and Anderson was going to be authorized very shortly, permission having been granted by the post office department to substitute a motor car for the horse-drawn vehicle in use.
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A roundup of North State news briefs.
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Sunday Morning Quarterback recaps Week 2 of high school football season, starting with the West Valley-Enterprise game.
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The Pro Challenger tennis tourney at Sun Oaks Tennis and Fitness hits the homestretch with Saturday's singles and doubles semifinals.
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Area roundup brings together local sports results and briefs.
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Reclamation's stated goal of enhancing recreation and claims of a surge in visitors at a larger Lake Shasta doesn't square with plans to shrink the number of marinas and other lakeshore facilities.
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The intent of a bill establishing new rights for transgender students is to reduce bullying in schools and help transgender students feel more "comfortable" on campus. It will likely do neither.
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The State of Jefferson was always an ingenious publicity stunt. Its latter-day promoters should go ahead and embrace it.
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On Sept. 8 grandparents were celebrated with their own special day, the same date that marked the 13th anniversary of my father's passing and my niece's five-song set at an annual local arts and crafts festival.
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It's never a good thing to damage one's house, car and bikes all at the same time.
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Planned obsolescence is a time-honored concept, one that I learned not to accept back in my childhood years.
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A boy bullied at former high school hopes for a fresh start. The panel offers him tips on how to do that.
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You're in a hurry to get somewhere or to finish something, and suddenly that darn zipper breaks! Here's something that can fix it in a jiffy.
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Shasta Dam and its lake have cast an indelible imprint on Northern California for the past 75 years, standing as an important interface between the natural and human environment.
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David and Carol Waters of Palo Cedro celebrated their 50th anniversary on Aug. 17, 2013, with a lunch hosted by their children at Red Lion Inn in Redding. The couple were married on Aug. 17, 1963, in Christ Church in Quincy, Mass. They moved to the Redding area in 1968. David worked for U.S. Plywood, Champion International
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Jim and Velma Nile have forged a life shaped by outdoor adventures.
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While the Internet gives you the ability to help any cause that touches you, it also makes it confusing to narrow down where your contribution can make the most difference. Luckily there are some great tools available online to help you get started making the world a better place.
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There have been a few changes in how Medi-Cal eligibility is determined.
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Word is the bank that owns the beleaguered Deer Creek Manor subdivision in Shasta Lake is working on a purchase agreement with a developer.
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The annual Redding Beer & Wine Festival is Sept. 21 in the Market Strete Promenade.
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Even before it takes full effect, the Affordable Care Act is already changing the way companies offer benefits. What's the effect on workers?
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Where's "Doonesbury"? Taking a longer sabbatical than originally expected, but the strip will return.
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Most Republicans I talk with love the idea of splitting California and most Democrats don’t. But there is good reason for all of us to support a division.
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s local businesses close and move out of their facilities, the skeleton buildings are too often scooped up by speculators who are non-local faceless entities with no commitment or interest in “community.” That is the case with the Veterans Museum’s plight.
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If the primary objective is really an economic one, then raising the dam makes sense. But if it is really the fish and the people, we will need to make family planning education a major component of the discussion.
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A two-vehicle collision blocked China Gulch Drive and Canyon Road in Anderson this afternoon, the California Highway Patrol reported.
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Was never convinced that lack of money was the sole reason Bosenko pulled the plug on those inmate photos. He would've been on more solid ground, IMHO, had he argued that he did what he did because online mugshot web...
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                    Members of the B.I.T.C.H. (Babes In Total Control of their Happiness) Club of French Gulch join Robin Birmingham (kneeling, second from left), and her mother (standing, far right) at a giveaway station across from the Igo Store on Saturday. Club members p
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Here’s a Fannie Mae foreclosure with a newer remodeled kitchen.
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I just got my fall stock of garlic seed while at the National Heirloom Festival in Santa Rosa from Sarah Shimizu of Gypsy Farm (707-502-9509, sara_mizu@yahoo.com) a garlic seed grower. I got three new-to-me hard neck varieties - a head of Bangkok, Sonoran and Vekal. Their cloves are fat and firm and faintly pink and [...]
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The Clover fire has been  contained , a haze of smoke still visible at a distance  the smell of fire lingers in the air as more Residents are Returning Home. I have had the opportunity to document this disaster and sorry to say that these photographs are a portrait of what many families will return [...]
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Nearly a week after the Clover Fire erupted, firefighters have almost fully contained the blaze and are set to start opening up all roads by Saturday night.
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Temperatures this weekend will start out hot but will significantly drop Sunday and stay cooler throughout the coming week.
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Thomas Lawrence's weekly College Notebook column.
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Friday night's West Valley-Enterprise football game meant much more than bragging rights. It could determine which team may be the area's first bowl game representative.
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Enterprise High football hosts West Valley in the potential Northern Section game of the year.
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Shasta High football looks to bounce back from a tough loss in hosting North Coast Section's Del Norte of Crescent City.
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Previewing Shasta College football's first road game of 2013, a date with Gavilan of Gilroy Saturday afternoon.
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Friday night football highlights area roundup.
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A brief look at news fro around the North State.
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In 1913: A man who was purportedly walking from San Francisco to New York passed through town. As a sample of his fakes, he rode from Red Bluff in an auto with Bert Smith and then got out and walked a lively step through town.
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In 1913: Price Brown, who was employed as mill man at the Midas Mine for the past 15 or 20 years, mistook his wife for a chicken last Saturday, and as a result she is now lying in the company’s hospital with a bullet wound in her right leg.
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Enterprise High football hosts West Valley at 7:30 p.m. in what could be the Northern Section's game of the year.
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Five days after the Clover Fire erupted to nearly 11 square miles in just four hours, emergency personnel continue to work on containing the fire and salvaging what’s left.
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Dan Walters, in today's newspaper column: We now know the answer: Unions, particularly those representing public employees, tightened their already strong grip. Well, Democrats tighten a lock on Sacramento, that's exactly what you'd expect, right? But wait, there's more. The...
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Fire Crews continue to clean up Clover fire area disaster , and prep for Evacuees to return .          
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The North State's assemblyman has shepherded a bill giving owners of fire-prone, overstocked forests a bit more flexibilty to manage their land.
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Is our parched, overheated summer the season when we -- and our gardens -- should be hunkering down in dormancy? So argues farmer and writer Wolfgang Rougle.
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A heavy fine for the San Bruno gas explosion will only hurt the utility's financial stabilty -- and thus its ratepayers.
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The SmartDay program puts the squeeze on ratepayers on the hottest days -- precisely when they most need air conditioning.
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Q. Recently I'm finding unsightly brown spots on my lawn. Could insects be causing this?
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Since summer has decided to hang on I thought I am probably not the only gardener out there who has grown tired of all the high water bills. So this week I am writing about watering tips. I hope helps you out.
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Redding resident Christine Hamstad is new to organic gardening, but she already has a system in place to help her garden thrive. She shares images of her garden and some of the produce that she harvested this summer.
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Established in 1974, People of Progress in Redding provides emergency services to the needy.
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The Winnemem Wintu will enter the limelight at the Cascade Theatre Saturday night as one of eight tribes worldwide battling to keep their heritage.
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SACRAMENTO — A former Redding business owner accused of falsifying drug test results for commercial drivers pleaded not guilty Friday during her arraignment in U.S. District Court.
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Bosenko said he's open to the possibility of donations.
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A chart in the Record Searchlight says Tehama County has a "College Educated" rate of .12 percent. Give the county a little credit.
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Previewing Shasta College football's first road game of 2013, a date with Gavilan of Gilroy Saturday afternoon.
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Thomas Lawrence's weekly College Notebook column.
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The ugly influence of politics is trumping science when it comes to federal wolf recovery. The federal government shouldn't cave to powerful special interests.
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"An energy statement that's easier to read?" Could have fooled me.
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A brief look at business news from around the north state.
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The mystery photo is the ore crusher at the El Dorado Mine located in the Whiskeytown National Recreation Area. toe2toe guessed it correctly at 10:33 a.m. Thanks everyone for playing. And congratulations to toe2toe. She has won herself a $10...
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Parents of students at North Cow Creek Elementary School in Palo Cedro were advised today that they'll need to make slight adjustments in their plans to pick up children after a water main break that closed the school's parking lot.
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Heard yesterday that Cheesecakes Unlimited could be moving this weekend from the Safeway Center on East Cypress to the former Pio Loco/Old School Restaurant space in the Pine Street School building downtown. If not this weekend, I was told, the...
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We are now posting listed local Shasta County and greater Redding home rentals on a page at our realty website. Free. It should grow more valuable as listings are added, and should hopefully be more reliable than Craigslist. Speaking of Craigslist, here is an alert fo
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Because the Clover Fire is in the mop-up phase and is expected to be fully contained by Sunday,  this will probably be one of our last Clover Fire updates. However, watch for upcoming after-fire stories here on anewscafe.com in the next few days by myself and reporter Candace Brown, as well as slideshows of s
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What is this and where is it located? Welcome to the History Mystery Photo Contest. If you're the first person to give the correct answer, you'll win a $10 gift certificate and an award certificate with your name and the...
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This one is being auctioned. The price seems merely a suggestion. There is no further information provided about the terms. We’ve helped buyers purchase from this particular auction house before, and we learned by trial and error. We can help you avoid the error part. Buying from auctions o
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The Clover Fire that exploded Monday and left nearly 200 buildings destroyed as it burned from the Igo area south is now 80 percent contained and didn't get any bigger overnight, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
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I am terrified of fire. A lot more terrified than I let on most of the time. But I don't think my fear of fire is unwarranted, nor do I think it's unhealthy. I have what I am going to call a pretty healthy respect for fire, and it comes from experience. One particular experience, [...]
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Temperatures will start out hot this weekend but then drop, ending the weekend in the high 80s.
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Huh. Assemblyman Brian Dahle announced just two days ago that he was introducing amendments to a bill that would expand legal exemptions to speed forest thinning projects aimed at curbing wildfire risk -- primarily (and most controversially) by increasing the...
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The Record Searchlight previews the prep football Games of the Week, led by West Valley at Enterprise.
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Enterprise High volleyball hosts Paradise at Manatowa Gymnasium.
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Area roundup brings together local sports results and announcements.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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The Whiskeytown Roadhouse is a little bit haunted.  The spirits aren't evil; they are restless, weary and sad. Some nights, after Dan serves you a drink  -- or two or three -- if you listen carefully, you might hear the soft strains of "The Ghost Miner's Waltz" played on a distant piano.
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Simpson University men's soccer hosts conference foe Marymount, looking for its first win of the season.
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T.J. Holmes' weekly column.
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Some residents were allowed back to their homes for the first time Thursday since the Clover Fire broke out on Monday, sorting through their charred belongings for anything salvageable.
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Little Country Church may need a name change. The church plans to expand and will develop the remaining seven acres of its 14-acre site.
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The steel backbone of those who brave the smoke and flames can help keep neighbors safe. But for a house? For stuff? It's not worth it.
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The president of the United States takes to the airwaves to urgently persuade the nation to pause before doing something it has no desire to do in the first place.
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Our diverse views and the unpopularity of compromise can make a political breakup the most sensible alternative.
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A science lesson for Shasta County Supervisor Bill Schappell.
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Seventy-five years ago construction started on the mighty Shasta Dam.
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Take part in runs and a family triathlon this weekend as well.
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SACRAMENTO — A former Anderson police officer facing life in prison if convicted of raping a Millville woman he was taking to jail in May 2010 won’t be going to trial next month.
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Ken Smith died Sunday trying to retrieve a piece of underwater equipment stuck in Lake Shasta.
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RealtyTrac reported that foreclosure activity in Shasta County shot up in August.
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Somebody has made a profit on every war the USA has fought.
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Donors' generosity enables Raining Cats N Dogs to keep saving the lives of all the unwanted animals in our area.
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It is important to ask for references and a license number before hiring a contractor to rebuild your fire damaged home.
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Joe and Terri Bourland walked through the gate at their Nedra Lane home, ready to head into town.
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A brief look at business news from around the North State.
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Shasta County Supervisor Leonard Moty will hold a community meeting Tuesday for victims of the massive Clover Fire, which has burned nearly 8,000 acres in the Igo and Happy Valley areas.
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As the R-S' Damon Arthur reported yesterday, the big eye-opener out of the Bureau of Reclamation's hearing in Redding the other night was Lake Shasta resort owners' frustration at recently learning -- from the Forest Service -- that a number...
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NASA's pioneering spacecraft, after a voyage of 36 years, has finally left the solar system. Details here. An excerpt from the Gold Record on board, greetings from Earth in 55 languages:...
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In response to today's letter endorsing a separate state for rural Northern California, commenter "direwolf" asks the critical question: Could anyone give any specific examples of how the economy of Jefferson would benefit if we we to be free of...
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The Redding Active 20-30 Club is announcing the annual “Theme Contest” for the 2013 Redding Lighted Christmas Parade. The Parade will roll out on Saturday, December 7th at 6:00 pm this year at its usual downtown location (rain or shine). Each year a theme is chosen which exemplifies the spirit of the Christmas Seas
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The West Central Landfill on Clear Creek Road will remain closed to the public today as fire crews continue to battle the Clover Fire.
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People of Progress’ three-year building renovation is now complete. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is planned for Thursday, September 19th from5:15 to 6:00. The public is invited and refreshments  will be provided. The building had major deficiencies but has now been painted inside and out; energy efficient ligh
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The Anderson Rotary will host a benefit barbecue for victims of the Clover Fire on Sept. 22 at Anderson New Technology High School.
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Three hunters walk into a wood. A fourth follows, unbeknownst to them, to capitalize on a hunting tip he originally mocked but now suspects to be valid. The age-old tale of friendships forged and fractured by hunting adventures the world over. Two years after making a mock hunting music video (THE EPIC HUNTING RAP htt
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There has really been a shortage of fixers lately, so this one is attractive. We’ve noticed a distinct shortage of fixers making it to market lately. Fixers have always been a good source of inexpensive housing for buyers unafraid of jumping in and doing some repairs. It is a good way to ad
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The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has offered details on a plan to repopulate the areas devastated by the Clover Fire, which broke Monday and has since burned nearly 8,000 acres.
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Today is expected to be mostly sunny and hot with a high near 96 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.
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THURSDAY A.M. UPDATE: New overnight information from CalFire reports a dramatic increase in the number of homes lost in the Clover Fire; from Wednesday's figure of 37 to the new count of 68 homes destroyed. About 128 outbuildings have been destroyed. The fire is 65 percent contained. Some evacuated residents may be all
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There’s always something to celebrate at Alger Vineyards & Winery in Manton. This time, a party will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday to honor the release of the ’09 Cabernet Sauvignon. And while you’re there, why not have a meal? There will be a gourmet pizza bar, salad and a bottle of the ’09 Ca
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Redding musician Jonathan Foster just returned from “The Sabbatical,” a 32-day road trip in honor of his brand new full-length record "Sabbatical." The 12-show, 8,000 mile cross-country tour from California to New York allowed him to see old friends, play in new cities and meet new folks who identified with the songs. E
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Boz Scaggs is not from Memphis, but when he went on a pilgrimage to the musical Mecca on the Mississippi to record his latest record, he knew he was home.
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Good news: Senor Rosas has moved from the funky hole-in-the-wall it had on Eureka Way for 20-plus years to the old Leatherby’s location at Placer and Market streets in downtown Redding, where it has more space for diners, longer hours, a bigger kitchen and a much expanded menu.
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In 1913: A magnificent 175-pound dressed buck was the victim of a shot from Frank Darrah’s rifle as it came bounding down the hill to the salt grounds in response to the calls for cattle at the Dunham cattle camp on Cow Creek, where he had spent several days riding after cattle.
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Firefighters were called out this evening to a possible fire at the end of Archer Road near South Fork Road, west of Igo, but crews determined it was a false alarm.
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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The September 10 Board meeting began with an update on the Clover fire, which exploded Monday and has destroyed or damaged 110 buildings and by Wednesday had consumed roughly 7,000 acres.The Board committed to identifying whatever help the county could provide to persons affected by the fire, and indicated th
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But when it was Portuguese Flat it was a rip roaring place. And before that it was called Shenanigan's Gulch. In historic times it was located six miles north of Dog Town beside the Sacramento River Road, now it is...
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Authorities Wednesday identified a man who died just days after his birthday in the Clover Fire, which now has scorched 7,993 acres and burned more than 120 structures near Igo and Happy Valley.
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Authorities Wednesday identified a man who died just days after his birthday in the Clover Fire, which now has scorched 7,993 acres and burned more than 120 structures near Igo and Happy Valley.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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A 49-year-old Round Mountain woman accused of allowing a burn pile fire to escape last year was granted a delay in her trial this week after a Shasta County Superior Court Judge decided it would be hard to pick a jury as the 7,012-acre Clover Fire was spreading fiery destruction just a few miles southwest of the courthouse.
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The Shasta Dam overhaul is reviving old historical wounds. Maybe it's time to treat them.
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Still wondering whether Hillary Clinton will take the plunge and run for president? This week's speech was everything but the formal announcement.
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Last week's editorial dismissing the state of Jefferson is weak at best and says, in effect, that we should continue the status quo and not rock the boat in earnest because "that's the way we've always done it."
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Drugs are rampant in Redding. The legalization of marijuana has caused a grave issue as it has increased other forms of crime.
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A special forum on California's changing health care system will take place Thursday, Sept. 19 at the Shasta County Board of Supervisors Chambers, 1450 Court St., Suite 263 in Redding from 6 to 8 p.m.
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Various doctors can regularly screen you for various conditions to catch issues before they become significant problems.
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Nickel and Neosporene among items many develop allergies to. Derrick Adams shares what popular salve may be next.
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The Igo Store serves as a community gathering spot - and an important source for information - for victims of the Clover Fire.
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Sometimes all the news seems to be dark, remote, costly, painful and beyond any reasonable explanation. Here is an item that is quite different.
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A Redding doctor under fire for allegedly prescribing medications excessively and unlawfully writing prescriptions for painkillers adamantly proclaimed his innocence today following a brief hearing in Shasta County Superior Court.
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As the nation observed the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks, the North State held its own memorials today recognizing the deaths and sacrifices made that infamous day.
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Mountain Gate at Shasta in Shasta Lake would feature 1,600 homes and 200,000 square feet of commercial space.
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The Redding Police Department's new station cleared another hurdle. Officials are planning on construction next spring.
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A brief look at business news from around the north state.
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The Shasta Wine Village will come before the Shasta County Planning Commission for a rezoning request.
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The Sun Oaks Pro Challenger tennis tournament continues in Redding.
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On 09/10/2013, late in the evening hours, the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office notified the Coroner’s Office in regard to a deceased subject located within the burned area of the Clover Fire. The location was identified as Coal Pit Road, where officer’s were conducting a welfare check. They found the burned remains
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The Shasta County Coroner's Office has identified a man who was killed in connection with the Clover Fire west of Redding.
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That's what Steve Pyne, fire historian at Arizona State University, said on NPR's Science Friday last week: "Much of the concern I hear in the fire community now is that we're too late. You know, it's out of control. We're...
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I have no idea how much weight a survey of Indian language and cultural practices might carry in setting today's wildlife policies, but proponents of wolf reintroduction are touting this Sonoma State University anthropological survey as evidence that wolves once...
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Officials have confirmed a death in the more than 7,000 acre Clover Fire burning near Happy Valley and Igo.
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A 51-year-old Redding man who pleaded no-contest in August to voluntary manslaughter in the death of his brother last year was sentenced Tuesday in Shasta County Superior Court to 22 years in prison.
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Broker Erin Rader’s husband Aaron of Rader Excavating volunteered time and equipment to help construct the new outdoor sport court at Redding’s terrific YMCA. Also shown hard at work is our good friend Dan Cook, husband of fellow Realtor Nedra Cook. Great example of local community spirit! Thanks also to KRCR for
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Today we travel to nearby Red Bluff for a foreclosure on a pond. Looks like a private setting, on a shared pond. Although it appears there is a fence across the pond. Californication style. Representing the interests of the bank/seller is foreclosure listing broker Doug Juenke. He writes:
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Happy Valley schools will be open today after having been closed Tuesday due to evacuations from the Clover Fire.
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The Anderson Police Department is seeking help from the community in learning more about a Tuesday night incident where shots were fired.
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Temperatures today will stay below the triple digits with high of 95 degrees, the National Weather Service reports.
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The 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2011 terrorist attacks will be observed with formal ceremonies today in Redding and Shasta Lake.
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Recap of the first round of the Ascenion Project Women's Challenger pro tennis tournament at Sun Oaks Tennis and Fitness.
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What's to say about 9/11 that hasn't been said already by someone somewhere? Everyone has their opinion, their own experience, their own take. If you look at my archives you will see my ruminations on it - not every year, because like my late mother said about Pearl Harbor, it wasn't any fun the first time, why would I want
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Local sports scores and briefs.
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The number of marinas on Shasta Lake would drop from nine to five, if the height of Shasta Dam is raised 181/2 feet, one business owner on the lake testified Tuesday night.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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Shasta College men's soccer team hosted Delta College in a nonconference match on Tuesday.
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IGO: Tues., Sept. 10, Day 2 of the Clover Fire.  About  5:30 this afternoon I got a chance to take a drive up Clear Creek Road to take a look at  the fire damage. When I got to the intersection of Clear Creek, Platina and Placer roads I came across several families waiting for officia
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Here’s how you can help victims of the Clover Fire and those organizations who are helping them:
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Reporter Joe Szydlowski is at tonight's informational meeting for residents. Officials will provide an update about the Clover Fire at the meeting held at First Baptist Church in Cottonwood.
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Learn how to memorize the Bible like the ancient Israelite's with Prof. Tom Meyer at Shasta Bible College in Redding (1-800-800-4SBC). Meyer, who has memorized over ten books of the Bible will be able to equip you with the proper tools on how to memorize the Word of God.
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Learn about the Archaeology and Geography of the Holy Land with Prof. Tom Meyer
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Art history comes to life at Liberty Arts show "Homage". Don't miss the event of the season! Friday, September 13, 2013
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Firefighters say a garage has caught fire in Anderson this evening.
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The Legislature wants to save scavenging birds by phasing out lead ammunition. Is it stoking fire danger in the process?
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As a nation, we still haven't drawn the right lesson from the 9/11 attacks.
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Terri McGee shares recipes she and her friend created based on a trip to Europe. Learn more at her upcoming cooking class next Monday.
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In 1913: Ten beautiful Shasta County trout, taken from the hatchery at Baird, were frozen in the heart of a 300-pound cake of ice at the Zeis ice works and the cake would be taken to Sacramento to appear in an exhibit at the state fair.
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How do you streamline the state's cumbersome and costly environmental reviews for your big-ticket project? Befriend the right politicians.
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In the wake of the devastating Clover Fire in Happy Valley, tales of courage and sacrifice from neighbors, friends and even strangers have emerged along with all the tragedy.
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On the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, Joe Maikranz recalls his visit to Washington, D.C. that day.
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What would you like to say to the firefighters who have been fighting back the Clover Fire in triple digit heat and averting an even greater disaster?
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The American Red Cross will move its Clover Fire shelter to an Igo church tonight after a community meeting on the blaze that's scorched 7,400 acres.
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A Happy Valley resident who set out to find out how close the Clover Fire was to his home, got a video of the approaching fire. The clip he posted on Facebook provides a closeup view of how fast a wildfire moves.
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Senor Rosas has moved into the old Leatherby's space (at Placer and Market) with an expanded menu, including this delicious Cubano sandwich (pictured) and Mexican-themed artwork like this piece by Ashley Funk-Breedlove. More in Thursday's DATE magazine....
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  By Elizabeth Henry Photo Credit: Elizabeth Henry It’s the beginning of a new semester and, for some, a completely new experience as a college student. Whether a new or returning student, we
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Firefighters say they have contained a blaze at just over an acre at the Swasey Recreation Area west of Redding today.
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Here’s a really nice manufactured home in an active adult 55+ community in northwest Redding
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By Elizabeth Henry     Photo Credit: Elizabeth Henry     This week is National Suicide Prevention Week. When reading statements like that, it can be easy to tune out and think that this subject has little to do with you because often
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After several years of discussion about how to push back against barred owls that are invading the habitat of northern spotted owls and displacing the federally protected birds, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is out with a plan for...
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A 29-year-old Los Molinos man was arrested early Tuesday at Rolling Hills Casino for public intoxication and possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.
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A community meeting to provide an update on the 27,416-acre Butler Fire on the Klamath and Six Rivers national forests will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Forks of Salmon in Siskiyou County.
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Gov. Jerry Brown has secured a federal fire grant that will allow agencies battling the Clover Fire in Shasta County to get reimbursed for a large portion of their costs.
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A 25-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck by a train in Red Bluff.
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Yesterday at 12:40 I was here at the computer when I heard a siren. I stepped outside and saw an immense billowing smoke that seemed fairly close. Twenty minutes later I went to the post office, and the postmaster was slamming the window shut. She had just gotten a call to evacuate. "I didn't get a call," I said. "It
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Reports are compiled by Western Outdoor News. Call 800-290-2929. BEST BITES KLAMATH RIVER, Klamath Glen — Salmon and steelhead are pouring into the estuary, and anglers fishing the spit are catching limits of big salmon. However, there still has not been a big movement of fish upriver because of sea lions, heavy netting,
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With the Clover Fire destroying up to 80 structures and burning over 7,400 acres, many residents have found themselves displaced and without any belongings.
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The Trinity Repertory Singers of Simpson University invites community members to join its chorus as it begins its 2013-2014 season.
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A ballet based on the true story of a 911 survivor. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the local volunteer fire department.
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KUIA Mt. Shasta Mall Talent Showcase Season Starts Friday September 13th!!
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On October 11th, six playwrights will spend the night writing a 10-minute play. After one day of rehearsal, the plays will be performed on October 12th in front of a live audience. A panel of judges and audience members will vote for their favorite play, and prizes will be awarded!
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The north winds that contributed to the destructive growth of the Clover Fire on Monday are expected to continue through the afternoon today then change direction.
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Many agents might hold their cell phones the other way when photographing a home for sale.
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Temperatures today will be hot and sunny, continuing on in the triple digits.
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The latest album from Shasta County country folk duo Still Married, Whiskeytown Roadhouse, is being released one song at a time online. The husband and wife duo is giving away the all-downloadable collection of ten tunes at their website: www.StillMarried.Net.  Every Friday, through October 25t
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You’ve probably heard the philosophy that if only you would just pursue your passions and live your dreams, then your business would fall into place and making money would finally and easily, start to happen. Do what you love, right? Maybe this is Oprah’s fault – but I’m pushing back on this one. Don’t get [...]
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Cal Fire has confirmed that 80 structures have been destroyed in the Clover Fire, burning in south Shasta County, as of early Tuesday morning.
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The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation is holding a public hearing tonight to take comment on a report that looks at the effects of raising the height of Shasta Dam up to 181/2 feet.
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The weekly Northern Section Prep Football Media Poll is released.
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In 1913: Mark Thatcher killed a coyote of remarkable viciousness at his summer home above Shingletown, while it was struggling with and killing a 200-pound hog.
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A grass and brush fire has broken out near Shasta College.
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With smoke from the Clover Fire shrouding the sky to the south, the Igo Store turned into an impromptu evacuation center Monday afternoon.
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More than a dozen homes — possibly many more — were reduced to piles of smoldering rubble, as an intense fire tore through the far west edge of Happy Valley on Monday.
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Firefighters battling the Clover Fire in the Igo-Ono area won’t get much of a break Tuesday from the weather.
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A Redding man who was demonstrating how to unload a gun accidentally shot himself in the hand at a Shasta Lake residence Saturday afternoon.
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A brief look at news from around the North State.
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Local sports recaps and briefs.
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The weekly Northern Section Prep Football Media Poll is released.
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Evening UPDATE: Here's the latest from CalFire: The Clover Fire continues to move in a southwest di