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Shasta County Citizens Rally for Justice

A rally hosted by the Shasta County Citizens Advocating Respect (SCCAR) was held Tuesday morning at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park in Redding to protest the white nationalists riot in Charlottesville, Va., last week. Heather Heyer was in Charlottesville protesting hate. … Continue Reading

Free Admission to All National Parks on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

You are invited to start your new year with a free visit to a national park!  Whiskeytown National Recreation Area and all of the other 401 national park sites across the country will offer free admission on Monday, January 20 to commemorate… Continue Reading

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday of Service, Jan 20

Schedule of Events: 8:00 am: Bell Ringing Ceremony (Inside of Old City Hall located at 1313 Market St.) 9:00 am: The worldwide bell ringing 9:30 am: Shuttle leaving the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center to the Court House, 1500 Court… Continue Reading

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Events Mark 50th Anniversary of ‘I Have a Dream’ Speech

REDDING, Calif. – Starting this weekend, a potpourri of events will take place in Shasta County to commemorate the 50th anniversary of one of the most famous speeches of all times: Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” address before… Continue Reading

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Celebration, Monday, January 21

Programs from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., rain or shine. Schedule of events: 8:00am: Bell Ringing Ceremony (Inside of Old City Hall, located at 1313 Market St.) 9:00am: The worldwide bell ringing 9:30am: Shuttle leaving the Martin Luther King Jr.… Continue Reading