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Next steps for the Olsen Barn and meadow

Judge dismisses LMUD lawsuit against Kinross Gold

United States District Court Judge Morrison C. England, Jr. dismissed the lawsuit between the Lassen Municipal Utility District and Kinross Gold in a July 12 ruling. According to the judge’s decision, “Plaintiff’s (LMUD) motion for voluntary...

Local man loses $2,000 to scam

A Susanville man who asked not be identified feels pretty dumb after a scammer got him for $2,000 last week, but he hoped by telling his story to the newspaper other local residents would be aware of the scam and not make the same mistakes he did....

Obituaries for the week of July 26, 2016

John Edward Kirker John Edward Kirker, III, age 72, born September 1, 1944, and a longtime resident of Susanville entered his rest on June 23, 2016 in Chico, California. He passed away peacefully in the company of his eldest daughter, Theresa. He...

Next steps for the Olsen Barn and meadow

The Feather River Land Trust was able to purchase the 107-acre Olsen Barn and meadow property in October 2015 with support from passionate donors from across the country and especially from local...

Births for the week of July 26, 2016

Lucille Eliza Rojas Lucille Eliza Rojas was born to Lauren Elizabeth and Silas Christian Rojas, of Susanville, at 6:38 p.m., Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Banner Lassen Medical Center in Susanville. She weighed 6 pounds and 12 ounces and was 20 inches...

Events Calendar for the week of July 26, 2016

It’s easy to get the word out about your entertainment event and get it published in the Lassen County Times Arts and Entertainment Calendar! Just call Sam Williams at 257-5321 or email information to swilliams@lassennews.com. Wednesday, July 27...

2016 Miss Lassen County crowned

In a trip down the rabbit hole to Wonderland, seven Miss Lassen County Scholarship Competition contestants, showed their dancing skills, talents and quick thinking through impromptu questioning at...

High lakes offer anglers a nice mid summer alternative

Even if you've been fishing for three hours and haven't gotten anything except poison ivy and sunburn, you're still better off than the worm. — Author Unknown Transition seems to be the theme at most area fisheries right now. The early summer fly...

Business Scene for the week of July 26, 2016

SUPERIOR AUTO BODY Superior Auto Body owners, Mike Jabbs, left, Cory Miller and Allen Miller (Cory’s son), are pictured in their new shop in Susanville. Lifetime residents, Mike and Cory have always dreamed of opening their own shop. They offer...

Nation of inspiration

In today’s day and age, the tensions in every arena are at a fever pitch. It seems as if so many are on edge, distraught by the daily violence and unrest that is rippling around the world. Disaster screams from national news headlines; dour...

Is taking a vacation worth the trouble?

As you read this, if all goes as planned, I will be on vacation. It’s not an easy thing to do. Even though my daughters are now adults, I feel like I’m leaving my child. I’m lucky because I have a great babysitter. Delaine Fragnoli, a former...

Discover Lassen County - 2016-2017 Visitors Guide

Your guide to recreation and visitor services in Lassen County. Click photo of the Visitors Guide for the online version. Lassen County is an outdoor person’s paradise, where the beautiful Sierra Nevada mountains, the picturesque Cascade Range,...

Lassen County Public Notices for the week of July 27, 2016

Halls Flat Windthrow Project USDA Forest Service Lassen National Forest Hat Creek Ranger District Lassen County, California Notice of Objection: Halls Flat Windthrow Project A Final Environmental Assessment (FEA) and a draft Decision Notice/Finding...