Nashville’s Tom Smith Teaches Guitar Master Class July 9

What: Guitar Master Class When: Saturday, July 9 at 3:30 p.m. Where: The Traveling Bohemians Gallery, 3304 Bechelli Lane, Redding, CA 96002 Cost: $10 Somewhere in the greater Nashville area resides the veteran master of the acoustic guitar and banjo… Continue Reading

Assistance Sought for Fallen City Worker’s Final Project

Fred Crumb, a city of Redding wastewater treatment plant operator, died on June 16, the day after a 4,500-gallon, pressurized water tank exploded while he was next to it at the Clear Creek wastewater treatment plant in south Redding. Now,… Continue Reading


Fish Steal the Show Saturday at Koi Club’s 2011 Pond Tour

“The Whale,” a 13-year-old yellow Ogon carp, lives peacefully in an aquatic sanctuary in Renee and Gary Ottsman’s Redding backyard. He’s the oldest of 15 fish that share the landscaped, precision-filtered pond that Renee and Gary excavated two years ago,… Continue Reading