A Mall-Free Market Street Reopens for Cars, Bikes and Pedestrians

Some 49 years ago, Linda Krueger Krtek was the last to take a ride on Market Street through downtown Redding. On Wednesday, she was the first. During the half-century between those trips, three blocks of Market Street were closed to… Continue Reading


Doni’s 2019 Redding Wish List

Welcome to 2019. If you’ve read this far, it means that you and I survived 2018; no small feat for many here in the north state considering the death and destruction wreaked by the Carr and Camp fires. Many ANC… Continue Reading

North State Live Music January 20–January 26

  Wednesday, January 20 Open mic at Kelly’s Pub & Wine Bar, from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. Hosted by Gary Brewster. 21 and over. (530) 223-3165. Open mic at Silk Road Chai Shop, from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. All ages. (530)… Continue Reading


North State Live Music October 14–October 20

  Tuesday, October 20 Still Married performs and hosts a CD release party at the Grape Escape in Redding, beginning at 7 p.m. 21 and over. (530) 244-8463. Jimmy Limo appears at the Mount Shasta Resort in Mount Shasta at 5:30 p.m. (800) 958-3363. Open mic… Continue Reading


Adopt-a-Block to help clean up Downtown Redding

Applications are being accepted for the City of Redding’s new Adopt-a-Block program, through which citizens can volunteer to keep a portion of Downtown clean and tidy. Similar to the City’s Adopt-a-Street program, Adopt-a-Block targets the area of Downtown bounded by East, South,… Continue Reading