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Teen cited for causing debris fire

Thursday, March 19, 2015 — At 6:45 p.m. Monday, March 9, the Susanville Fire Department responded to a debris fire, located at 2900 Main St. (Walmart) in Susanville.

On arrival of the first-in engine company, multiple bales of cardboard were found to be on fire. Assistance was provided by Susan River Fire Protection District and Cal Fire to completely extinguish the fire. The extent of the fire resulted in damage to 14 bales of cardboard valued at $5,600.

A total of four fire engines responded to the incident. The Susanville Police Department and the Susanville Fire Department conducted the investigation and worked with Walmart to obtain surveillance footage and identified suspects.

For the full story and other local stories, read the Tuesday, March 17, 2015 edition of the Lassen County Times.

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Supes discuss veterans officer

Thursday, March 19, 2015 — The veteran’s service officer position may be reorganized, just not as first proposed.

The Lassen County Board of Supervisors directed county staff to revise the job description where the position would be hired and appointed by the board.

Additionally, the veteran’s service officer will also report to the supervisors.

Currently, the position is managed under the department of health and social services, which according to county administrative officer, Richard Egan, was established by a county ordinance.

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Blue Star Moms seek public’s help with ‘Honor Flight’ for local veterans

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 — The Soaring Eagle Chapter of the Blue Star Moms seeks the public’s help in sending three local veterans to Washington, D.C. to visit their war memorials. The cost per veteran is $1,000, and their “Honor Flight” leaves the Reno airport April 16.

In order to finance the trip for Koren War veteran Don Stampfli and World War II veterans Don McDonald and Marvin Houston, the Blue Star Moms hold a drawing for a Glock 19 or a Glock 23 (winner’s choice) a Ruger 10/22 or a Savage 93R17 (winner’s choice) plus a brick of ammo and two Hardcore Sportfishing Certificates from Crescent City.

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Stabbing leads to arrest

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 — At approximately 4 p.m. Sunday, March 8, officers from the Susanville Police Department responded to 2755 Main St. on a reported fight in progress. Upon arrival, officers contacted Susanville residents Terry Mann Jr., 32, Marcella Bustamante, 28, and Seana Allen, 45, who were involved in an altercation that started over a civil problem, according to a press release from the SPD.

As a result of the investigation, Allen was arrested for stabbing Mann and Bustamante during the altercation.

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Gaines seeks watermaster solution

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 — Responding to requests from four unidentified water users and a telephone interview with an unidentified county elected official, state Senator Ted Gaines’ office is trying to figure out what options are available to resolve Lassen County’s watermaster controversy.

Betsey Hodges, press secretary for Gaines, said the Lassen County residents contacted Gaines’ office after the Honey Lake Valley Resource Conservation District voted to terminate its contract with deputy watermaster Jeff White on Feb. 25, just three days before the irrigation season began. Hodges declined to identify the parties involved.

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