Doyle woman arrested on 25 counts of animal cruelty
According to a press release from Matt McFarland, captain at the LCSO, on June 18 deputies responded to a report regarding a severely starved dog.
Upon arrival and through investigation it was learned the animal had been rescued from a Doyle residence.
McFarland said deputies and animal control officers from the Lassen County Department of Public Works went to the residence located on the Doyle Grade where they discovered approximately 23 dogs, five cats, one horse, two goats and several other animals in differing stages of malnourishment and neglect, as well as several dead animals.
Hunt was contacted and subsequently arrested.
According to McFarland, animal control officers, with assistance from the deputies, seized approximately 61 animals which included dogs, cats, rabbits, chickens, geese, rats, ferrets and birds that were placed in foster care or transported to the animal shelter where they are receiving necessary care.
Susanville Area Bicycle Association gets active on the Bizz Johnson Trail
May 23 — The Susanville Area Bicycle Association is inviting bikers, hikers, runners and walkers of all ages and skill levels to the Bizz Johnson Trail at 6 p.m. Tuesday evenings. The weekly event is part of an outdoor series the association will be putting on through October. The event will begin...Read More...
Lassen College basketball player receives scholarship
Justin McBride takes a shot for the Lassen Community College Cougars. McBride was on the 2013 Golden Valley Conference men’s basketball championship team and recently accepted a scholarship to attend and play basketball for Grace University in Omaha, Neb. Photo submitted May...Read More...
Herlong takes championship at annual volleyball tournament
The Herlong Lady Vikings eighth-grade volleyball team won the championship at the annual Play Day tournament Friday, May 3. The team poses with its championship trophy in the Westwood High School gym. Photo submitted May 21 — The Herlong Lady Vikings eighth-grade volleyball...Read More...