Gas leak forces temporary evacuations
Kenny Pritchard, of the Suanville City Water and Gas Department digs around a broken gas line, which had been pinched off, at a residence on Adella Street. Photo by Makenzie Davis
Monday, July 1 — According to a Susanville property owner on Adella Street, while trying to unclog a sewer system in the backyard, he struck a corroded natural gas pipe with a shovel springing a gas leak. The police department, the Susanville Fire Department, CalFire, the city water and gas department and the county office of emergency services all responded to the scene with more than 90-degree temperatures. Residents on the left side of Adeline Street and the houses on either side of the scene were evacuated by police officers. The valve was pinched to stop the leak. No injuries were sustained.
Cougars face tough teams to prepare for a victorious season
TJ McCauley attempts to keep the ball away from a Fresno City College player during the championship basketball game of the El Camino Tournament on Sunday, Nov. 24. The Lassen Community College Cougars have been competing in pre-season tournaments and have earned several wins. Photo by Scott Nordstrom Dec....Read More...
Susanville native to play in college bowl with Boise State
Darren Lee, a Lassen High School graduate and former Lassen High football player, now plays football for Boise State and will be going with the team to a college bowl game in late December. Photo by Boise State Media Relations Dec. 6 — A Susanville native is making strides in his football career...Read More...
Lady Grizzlies celebrate a championship season
Miranda Langenhorst, back left, Mikailia Bustamante, Melica Woodhead, Dana Lovelace, Makenna Busse, Klari Scheff, bottom left, Hailey Hannah, Stevie Woodbury, Myeisha Shepard, Emilee Downing, Gabi Geoia and Jayde Hartzell pose together with the awards they were presented with at the Lassen High School...Read More...