Shasta County Newswire

Shasta County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Shasta County, CA.

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  1. Order without Law: How Neighbors Settle DisputesRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 25 | CiteULike

    ... norms is his close investigation of a variety of disputes arising from the damage created by escaped cattle in Shasta County, California. In "The Problem of Social Cost" --the most frequently cited article on law--economist Ronald H. Cease depicts ...


  2. Santa Rosa police arrest 'most wanted' man after 12 yearsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | My Mother Lode

    ... residence outside Redding. The arrest was a joint effort between Santa Rosa detectives, FBI agents and the Shasta County Sheriff's Office. The man was wanted for the Jan. 15, 2005 shooting death of 27-year-old Semere Girmai, of Santa Rosa. Police ...


  3. Santa Rosa murder suspect caught 12 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | KRON 4

    A man who was wanted on suspicion of a 2005 Santa Rosa murder was caught in rural Shasta County Wednesday. Just after dawn, Santa Rosa police officers, FBI agents and Shasta County sheriff's deputies arrested Ricardo Puentas after surrounding the home he was in and demanding his surrender, according to police.


  4. 12-year fugitive arrested in Santa Rosa homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | SFGate

    A dozen years after Ricardo Puentes allegedly killed a man in Santa Rosa, police Wednesday said they arrested the longtime fugitive in rural Shasta County near Redding. Puentes, who uses the surname Puentas as an alias, was on the FBI's most wanted list for years before a tip led investigators to surround the residence near Redding early Wednesday morning where he had been hiding.


  5. VA to host Redding town hall meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Red Bluff Daily News

    VA Northern California Health Care System is scheduled to host the first Veterans Town Hall meeting 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22 at the Shasta County Veterans Hall, 1605 Yuba St. in Redding. Veterans and the public should arrive at 5 p.m. to find adequate parking.


  6. Biz Bits: Avoid saying a yesa to scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Mercury-Register

    ... accounts, says the BBB. Then check the account daily. Here's another one about scams, but this was from the Shasta County, which is also dealing with flooding and residents needing repairs to their homes. So the basic advisory is that be suspicious ...


  7. Bomb squad called for suspicious device on Monroe StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Red Bluff Daily News

    Red Bluff >> The Shasta County bomb Squad was requested to respond about 4 p.m. Tuesday after a suspicious device was located at a residence in the 1000 block of Monroe Street during renovation work, prompting a temporary closure of streets in the Red Bluff neighborhood. The device, described as a cylindrical device with a fuse attached, was found while the owners were pulling off some old siding in a studio unit on their property, said Red Bluff Police Sgt.


  8. Burrowing owls topic for Audubon Society Monday in ChicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... including creation of the successful artificial habitat at Tuscan Preserve in Chico. Jordan is the Shasta County coordinator for the California Bluebird Recovery Program and webmaster for Wintu Audubon Society. He is also co-founder of a movement to ...


  9. Crumbling levee triggers evacuations for small farming community in the DeltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Los Angeles Times

    ... 74,000 cubic feet per second from the Shasta Dam, increasing flow into the Sacramento River, according to the Shasta County Sheriff's office. "The releases are necessary in anticipation of the upcoming storm systems and to ensure adequate flood ...


  10. Nearly 600 Butte Country inmates evacuated to Santa Rita JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | SFBay

    ... Education provided five buses, and assistance and transportation vehicles were provided by the Placer County, Shasta County and Tehama County sheriff's offices, authorities said. The California Highway Patrol helped escort the caravan of vehicles ...


  11. Shasta Lake nears capacity as water releases increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... cubic feet per second (cfs) from Shasta Dam as the lake stands just 5 feet from the top of the reservoir, the Shasta County Sheriff's Office said. "This is higher than it should be for this point in time," the sheriff's office said. "The release is ...


  12. Dam release may cause flooding through the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Red Bluff Daily News

    Areas of Red Bluff's River Park are blocked off as water levels are expected to rise once again this weekend causing flooding throughout the park. Red Bluff >> Areas of Red Bluff River Park were blocked off Friday as water levels were expected to rise once again over the weekend causing possible flooding throughout the park, similar to Monday's floods, and other areas within Tehama County due to the increased releases below Keswick Dam in Shasta County.


  13. Thieves steal items valued at over $24K from California veterans charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Stars and Stripes

    Thieves earlier this week stole about $24,000 in items meant to help fund a future veterans museum in south Shasta County, Calif. "You try to do good in the community and you get slapped around for it.


  14. Immediate evacuations ordered along river in northern Shasta Co. and southern Siskiyou Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | KAEF

    The Shasta County Sheriff's Office has issued an immediate evacuation order for areas for homes along the river in northern Shasta County and southern Siskiyou County.


  15. Program and field trips for FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... success in this effort to increase the number of Western Burrowing Owls in Northern California. Jordan is the Shasta County Coordinator for the California Bluebird Recovery Program and webmaster for Wintu Audubon Society. He is co-founder of a ...


  16. Letters for February 9, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 |

    ... and Chico City Council: The city of Shasta Lake, population 10,350, is located within the boundaries of Shasta County, population 177,000. Currently, Shasta Lake has three medical marijuana dispensaries, their business tax is 10 percent. The ...


  17. Search for Redding murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | KOBI NBC5

    Deputies are asking for help Wednesday finding a Redding couple, who are wanted in connection with a murder. The Shasta County Sheriff's Office said they found a man shot to death in a Redding mobile home park last Wednesday.


  18. N. California murder suspect sought, girlfriend wanted for questioningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | KOBI NBC5

    Police in Shasta County are warning the public to be on the lookout a man who is suspected of a murder that took place in a Redding area mobile home park. According to the Shasta County Sheriff's Office, on February 1st just after midnight, deputies responded to the Bixby Knolls Mobile Home Park after they received a report of a man down.


  19. The bizarre video at centre of Sherri's caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 |

    ... captivity. He recently gave FOX40 exclusive access to his training facility at an undisclosed location in Shasta County, coincidentally, not far from where Mrs Papini was kidnapped. As the community became gripped by fear, an anonymous donor who ...


  20. Hurton, Williams engaged to wedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... working on her Master's degree in public administration at California Baptist University and is employed with Shasta County Public Health as a data analyst. The prospective groom is a graduate of Vanguard University and is a teacher at Pioneer High ...