Help Prepare Future Bicycle and Walkway Improvements for a Safer Burney

To  help  improve  conditions  for  pedestrians  and  bicyclists  in  Burney,  the  Pit  River  Tribe  is  inviting neighbors  and  businesses  to  share  their  ideas  about  creating  a  new  Bicycle  and  Walkway  Plan  for Burney  during  a  community  workshop  and  walking  tour … Continue Reading

Grant to Help SSNP Feed More Intermountain Area Seniors

A grant of $10,933 from the Walmart Foundation and the Meals On Wheels Association of America (MOWAA) will provide Shasta Senior Nutrition Programs(SSNP) with funds to assist in the Meals on Wheels Program in the Burney and Fall River Mills… Continue Reading

Shasta Food Group Summer Food Drive Runs Thursday

The Shasta Food Group will kick off its 11th annual countywide Summer Food Drive on Thursday, July 21, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Throughout the day, Shasta Food Group will accept donations of canned food and non-perishable grocery items at the Mt. Shasta Mall from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Other drop-off sites include locations in Anderson, Shasta Lake and Burney and Fall River (see list below). All donations will go to local food pantries to help the more than 85,000 Shasta County residents who experience food shortages sometime during the year. Continue Reading


Memorial Day Is More than the Start of Summer

Like many people, I celebrate Memorial Day weekend as the official beginning of summer. For most of us, this a full weekend of camping, outings to the lake, motor racing and barbecues. However, a busy schedule of relaxation and recreation… Continue Reading