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Back-to-school programs accepts applications

Saturday, July 4, 2015 — The Susanville Salvation Army is accepting applications for its back-to-school program.
    One hundred students will receive backpacks and school supplies and the first 50 applicants will get to participate in a shopping event for $100 worth of school clothes.
    The shopping day is scheduled for Sept. 12 and applications will be taken on a first come, first serve basis, according to Tina Hemphill, Susanville Salvation Army service coordinator.

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Library offers summer reading program

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A variety of books are available to check out at the Westwood Community Library, which is offering a summer reading program for children.


Saturday, July 4, 2015 — Children looking for something worthwhile to do this summer can participate in the Westwood Community Library Summer Reading Program. They just need to pick up a tally sheet from 9 a.m. to noon any Saturday morning at the library located at 500 Birch St. On the sheet readers will record the title and author of each book read and write a sentence describing the book. There will be prizes for champion readers.

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High school implements water conservation plan

Friday, July 3, 2015 — With the state mandating a 36-percent reduction in water usage, Lassen Union High School has developed a conservation plan.
    “It’s looking at how do we conserve the 36-percent goal the city has to have and then maintain our landscapes appropriately,” said Lassen Union High School District superintendent Bill McCabe.
    The watering schedule has been converted to even-numbered day watering. In September, the board will be presented with a plan to change out many of the toilets with those that are low-flow.

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Utility approves budget

Friday, July 3, 2015 — The Lassen Municipal Utility District approved its 2015/2016 budget during a Tuesday, June 23 board meeting.
    Current general manager Bill Stewart prepared the proposed budget with a budget committee, which was approved unanimously by the board.
    “We came to a very good end product,” said Stewart.
    According to Stewart, there are no current plans to increase the rates to customers.

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Waldo hides throughout Susanville businesses

Friday, July 3, 2015 — It’s that time of the year where locals can search for the elusive Waldo in participating businesses in celebration of the fictional character’s 28th birthday.
    “It’s Waldo-riffic,” said David Teeter, Margie’s Book Nook manager.
    From Wednesday, July 1 to July 31, locals can pick up a passport from Margie’s, then visit the participating vendors and search for a 6-inch tall cutout of Waldo hidden in the store.

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