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Supervisors recognize veteran county employees

Fire behind Lassen County Hall of Justice

A blaze behind the Lassen County Hall of Justice today, Monday, Aug. 29, burned up vegetation and caused temporary street closures on Riverside Drive. The Hall of Justice was evacuated due to the...

Cal Fire Local 2881 firefighter discusses fair pay for firefighters

Cal Fire Local 2881 represents the 6,500 firefighters of Cal Fire. They answer more than 400,000 calls per year with professionalism and integrity. However, Cal Fire firefighters are in crisis.  “Today I did the most difficult thing I’ve...

Family Fun Olympics teaches healthy lifestyle

It's time for local youth and their families to get out there, have fun and learn how to lead a healthy life. The annual Family Fun Olympics, hosted by the Banner Lassen Center Foundation Board and...

Recreational advisory issued for Mountain Meadows Reservoir

  Pacific Gas and Electric Company staff is monitoring Mountain Meadows Reservoir following a cyanobacteria bloom (blue green algae). According to Denny Boyles, a PG&E spokesperson, company...

Supes end Jefferson question

The resounding tone coming from the Lassen County Board of Supervisors is that they’re done with Jefferson. “I think we have more important issues … to focus our attention on,” said board chair Jim Chapman during the Tuesday, Aug. 16...

Beat the heat and catch some fish at the same time.

Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach him how to fish and he will sit in a boat and drink beer all day. ~Author Unknown The fishing may be a little tough in the middle of summer. But a lake or a stream is the best way to beat the heat...

Business Scene for the week of August 23, 2016

NEW AGENT AT FLANIGAN INSURANCE Licensed agent Brandon Sheridan brings several years of insurance industry experience to the Susanville office of Flanigan-Leavitt Insurance. He has an extensive background in both commercial and personal lines, as...

Disasters and weather

It’s one of those Murphy’s Law kind of things especially when ya live in the boonies. Life will be rollin’ along with all the bumps and good times that come with it and everything is okay. Twenty degrees reads the thermometer, but there’s...

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 August 23, 2016

Estate of Armstrong NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE of George G. Armstrong, decedent Case Number P8202 To all heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may otherwise be interested in the will or estate, or both,...