We Want (to hear from) You! Shasta County Primary Candidates

On 6-8-10, expect voting time again! And we want to hear from all Shasta County Primary Election candidates – both opposed and unopposed. Where are our manners? Allow us to extend a proper invitation. Dear Shasta County election hopefuls, You are cordially invited to submit a written statement for… Continue Reading


Sunday Funny: A Tea Party? Without Johnny Depp?

You don’t need tea leaves to decipher this cartoon. Just check out A News Cafe’s story, Debate Between D.A. Candidates Benito and Carlton: No Contest? Phil Fountain is a cartoonist, writer and occasional bed-wetter based in the far reaches of… Continue Reading


Debate Between DA Candidates Benito and Carlton: No Contest?

  It was a Monday night, but Bonnyview Baptist Church pews were filled with believers who leaned more political than theological. Hundreds of people gathered at the church to hear an exchange of opinions between Shasta County District Attorney candidates Stephen Carlton, a former Shasta… Continue Reading


Redding Police Shooting Justified, Say Chief and DA

Law officers were justified when they shot and killed a Los Gatos man after he tried to rob a Redding bank last month, law-enforcement officials said Wednesday. At a morning news conference at the Redding Police Department, Police Chief Peter… Continue Reading