Patrick Jones’ Bid to Increase Police Funding Fails to Gain Ground


Redding City Councilman Patrick Jones’ proposal for a citywide belt-tightening to help fund police failed to gain adequate traction Tuesday night with two of the four council members opting to wait and see how the Nov. 4 elections changes the landscape. Jones, a two-term councilor who is seeking re-election, said he’d like the council to [...] Read More

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Local Law Enforcement and Public Health Team up for 9th National Take Back Event(0)

Have you been trying to figure out what to do with your expired, unused and unneeded medications? Do you know that the FDA now recommends NOT disposing of most medications down the drain? We have a so...

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United Methodist Women’s Thrift Shop(0)

Held monthly, first Friday and Saturday, September through June. When: October 3rd & October 4th Friday, 9 am – 4 pm Saturday, 9 am – 11 am Where: First United Methodist Church Corner of East ...


Redding City Council Candidates Spar, Swap Views at Latest Forum(17)

The Redding City Council candidates' campaign race is so hot, heavy and jam-packed with public forums that it feels as if the election is two-and-a-half weeks away, rather than its actual two-and-a-h...

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Nash Ranch Mud Mash on September 27 to Benefit Library(0)

The second Nash Ranch Mud Mash will be held September 27 and will benefit the Shasta Library Foundation, with proceeds helping improve the Shasta Public Libraries in Redding, Anderson, and Burney. The...

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JAMA Inc. Presents First Annual Benefit Performance(0)

Joining Art, Music & Athletics (JAMA) presents its first performance on Saturday, September 20th at 7pm in north Redding. The performance will showcase routines from the JAMA Dance Company (a n...


Melissa Etheridge Rocks the Night Away at the Cascade Theatre(7)

Melissa Etheridge went straight to the vault to kick off her solo show at the Cascade Theatre Tuesday night, emerging on stage without an introduction and grinding out the chords to “Bring Me Some W...

Reflections in a Mirror (While Shaving): Part 3(1)

While having lunch with three friends, we invented a new (to us) game... “Conversation Starters That Stop Conversations.” We listed 50 or so but the one that stuck with me was, “I’m only telli...

Great Outdoors

Thom G: 7 essentials for canine first aid(0)

Dogs make lousy patients. Not only can’t they tell you where it hurts, but they’ll troop on forever with an injury just because the sights and smells in the outdoors are so delicious. But with a h...


Missing Adult – Paul Merrill(0)

MISSING ADULT - PAUL MERRILL Age: 87 Sex: MALE Height: 5' 8" Weight: 156 Lbs Build: THIN Hair: GREY Race: CAUCASIAN Vehicle: 1956 SILVER MERCEDES 190SL (CA / EZX295) w/ Stanford Alumni frame on rear p...


Community Foundation Creates Disaster Fund for Boles Fire in Weed(1)

In response to the Boles Fire in Weed, the Shasta Regional Community Foundation has established the Community Disaster Relief Fund to provide assistance to families, non-profits and organizations impa...


Once Upon A Brew Pub – North Coast Brewing Co.(2)

I have always found the rugged beauty of the northern California coast both peaceful and awe-inspiring. Once a year I have a job in Manchester, just south of Fort Bragg, CA. Fort Bragg is home to Nort...


Andrea Charroin: Fried Green Tomatoes(1)

On a stroll through Redding's Certified Farmers Market, I spotted some amazingly beautiful green tomatoes. Yes, GREEN. I had an inspiration. My kids need to try fried green tomatoes. I marveled that I...


Christian Baldini, North State Symphony Finalist: ‘I believe in a collaborative approach with the musicians’(2)

Today we meet Christian Baldini, the one of four finalist contenders vying for the North State Symphony's Music Director opening left by Kyle Wiley Pickett. Q: Welcome, Christian Baldini, to aNewsCafe...

Hiking in the dark(6)

My first experience hiking in the dark was in the 6th grade, at camp.  To say I did not enjoy the experience is putting it lightly.  In fact, the whole experience frightened me to the point that I v...

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