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Magical Country Christmas welcomes season, lights up the sky

Magical Country Christmas welcomes season, lights up the sky

The air was crisp and biting, but flowing through the air was a bit of holiday magic during the Magical Country Christmas event on Saturday night, Dec. 3. Local residents and visitors alike trekked...

Lassen Volcanic National Park announces winter hours

Due to snowfall, Lassen Volcanic National Park is now following winter hours and regulations. The National Park is a beautiful and exciting place to visit all times of the year. Although access is...

Purchase one of a kind art pieces for your loved ones this holiday season

Sometimes it can be difficult to find the perfect gift for a loved one, especially when the 25th is drawing nearer and nearer. The Lassen County Arts Council has a gift shop stocked with a variety of ...

Lassen National Forest seeks wildland firefighter apprentices

Lassen National Forest plans to hire 14 wildland firefighter apprentices for the Almanor, Hat Creek, Eagle Lake and Chester Air Base duty stations. The application deadline is Monday, Dec. 12, 2016. The positions to be filled include: •Engine...

CDFW releases final wolf management plan for California

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife recently released the conservation plan for gray wolves in California (Part 1 and Part 2). CDFW gathered diverse input from a varied group of stakeholders for the past two years before finalizing the...

Transgender committee continues discussion

The Thursday, Dec. 8 Transgender Accommodation Plan Committee meeting kept in line with previous meetings regarding pace, but the group is working on reaching policy discussion soon. For the previous meetings held by the group, focus has been on...

Local CHP aids in apprehending alleged abductors

After a be on the lookout call was initiated by the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office for a car jacking of a white Dodge pickup in the early morning of Sunday, Dec. 4, the Susanville area California Highway Patrol stepped into gear and helped...

Winter cold is catching up to the Cougars

With the official Lassen College basketball conference beginning in January 2017, the men’s team has been playing games nearly nonstop to prepare. However, as November took its leave to welcome December, the Cougars seemed to kiss their game-day...

Lassen High boys' basketball obliterate Quincy Trojans

The Lassen High School varsity boys' basketball team hosted their first home game of the season on Tuesday, Dec. 6. The non-conference game was against the Quincy Trojans and resulted in a 74-46 win...

Grizzlies take on two during home wrestling match

On Wednesday, Nov. 30, the Lassen High Grizzlies hosted a home meet against the Modoc Braves and the Quincy Trojans. Lassen won both matches with a final score of 48-30 against Modoc and 55-18...

Eighth grade Wildcats take home the win against Rebel basketball

The eighth grade Janesville Wildcats journeyed to Richmond School to take on the Rebels in an eighth grade basketball game on Monday, Dec. 5. The game ended with a 36-33 winning score for the...

Grizzly girls' soccer gets first glance at season

The Lassen High Grizzlies are ready to kick it into gear for the upcoming soccer season. Over the first weekend of December, the Grizzly girls’ soccer team traveled to Oroville, California to play in their first pre-season tournament. The first...

Wrapped in a box with a bow isn't the only way to go

In a recent editorial we encouraged Lassen County residents to shop local whenever possible this holiday season. It’s a reminder we make every year at this time. But we are realistic and know that it is impossible to satisfy every gift on that...

Remembering John Glenn, a true American hero

When I was a kid the space race between the United States and the Soviet Union was a really, really big deal. It was such a big deal that for a short time my dreams and those of many of my grade school friends in San Diego shifted from wanting to...

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...

 
 
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