Artists Sought for Dunsmuir ART WALK of 2013

Dunsmuir Autumn ART WALK will be held October 19, 2013, from 1-6pm in historic downtown Dunsmuir.   A variety of northstate artists from Redding to Ashland  and McCloud to Happy Camp will host receptions with refreshments in local businesses and in historic buildings in… Continue Reading

2012 Dunsmuir Dogwood Daze May 26

Open art studios of local Dunsmuir artists, food, music, and the ever popular Pie Social will headline this year’s Dunsmuir Dogwood Daze.  The Doggie Parade at noon will feature many prizes for different categories, such as Best Hair and Best… Continue Reading

‘Get Outta Town’ to Ride the Rails

Rewind to Dunsmuir in the early 1920s. Population: 3,100. Over 1,000 were employed by the railroad. Dunsmuir dates its railroad history even further, to the late 1880s, when the Central Pacific Railroad (later, Union Pacific) built a roundhouse, turntable, depot,… Continue Reading


Old Is New On The Prather Ranch

James Rickert of Bella Vista, who helps run the well-known Prather Ranch in Siskiyou County, recently picked up a statewide innovation award for practicing agricultural techniques that are hundreds of years old.

The big innovation: Growing plants and livestock on the same patch of soil. … Continue Reading