County Craziness: Crye Charges County for MyPillow CEO Visit. Town Hall Restrictions. Pro-Hand-Count Supes Bring Hand-Count ‘Expert’ to Registrar of Voter’s Meeting.

Last week, without a whiff of a warning or any official blessings or encouragement from sane county staff, fellow supervisors or rational citizens, Shasta County District 1 Supervisor Kevin Crye flew across the country for a face-to-face meeting with his… Continue Reading


Just in: County Counsel Chosen. Plus, Vexed Stalemated School District Could Land in Special Election, Despite Shunned Dominion Machines

The Gateway Unified School District board of trustees failed to select a replacement for former board president Cherrill Clifford last Wednesday night, increasing the likelihood that a special election will have to be held if the diminished four-person board can’t… Continue Reading


Homeless Sleep on Snow-Covered Sidewalks as Wrecking-Ball Board Majority Destroys the County

It’s 8:15 a.m. Monday outside the Shasta County Library. It’s snowing. Three men with large backpacks and an assortment of bulging plastic bags stand in front of the library’s tall spiked locked gate. They’re waiting for the library to open,… Continue Reading