Court Report: Gun Range and Casino Cases Move Forward in Shasta County Superior Court

Two high stakes civil lawsuits against the Shasta County Board of Supervisors are moving forward in Shasta County Superior Court. Anderson/Millville Residents versus Shasta County, the Shasta County Board of Supervisors and Real Party in Interest Shasta County District 4… Continue Reading


Board Majority Retaliates Against Recall Crye Supporter; Removes Her From Public Health Advisory Board

Judith Menoher, a 77-year-old retired educator and highly respected lifelong community volunteer, became the latest casualty of District 1 Supervisor Kevin Crye’s grudge-fueled mean streak, assisted by District 4 Supervisor Patrick Jones during Tuesday’s board of supervisors meeting. “There was… Continue Reading


Northern California Tribes Fight to Protect Maidu Ancestral Land in Plumas National Forest from Destructive Rainbow Gathering  

Editor’s note: At 5 p.m. on July 11, 2024, for clarity’s sake, A News Cafe removed some text from this story. We regret any confusion.  On the afternoon of June 26, Edna Lepe sat in the Chevron gas station parking… Continue Reading


The Enemy Within: Ousted Shasta County GOP Chair Rats Out Own Committee

Don’t get mad, the saying goes. Get even. If that’s what recently ousted Shasta County GOP chair Dan Sloan was hoping for when he reported alleged campaign finance violations by the Shasta County Republican Central Committee to the California Fair… Continue Reading


‘When asking for justice, don’t act surprised when you get it.’

Thank you to A News Cafe’s generous supporters who enable our talented staff — such as cartoonist Phil Fountain — to bring local investigative journalism, reporting and commentary. To those who enjoy ANC, but haven’t contributed to this site, today’s… Continue Reading