Meet Democrat Jim Reed, Candidate for New Congress District 1

Jim Reed, Democrat from Shasta County, announces his candidacy for New Congressional District 1, which comprises: Butte, Shasta, Nevada, Siskiyou, Tehama, Lassen, Plumas, Modoc, Sierra, and parts of Placer & Glenn counties. Reed’s campaign shares this message: Jim Reed understands… Continue Reading


‘Get Outta Town’ to Kick Up Your Heels, Loosen Your Belt

Foodies and music lovers, unite! This weekend, experience an event that satisfies your cravings for good food and blue grass. Head out, enjoy the sun and “Get Outta Town” for the Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch Blue Grass Festival and Dutch… Continue Reading

‘Get Outta Town’ for Fun with a Snowball Effect

If you haven’t had your fill of winter, “Get Outta Town” for a weekend of sledding, snowboarding, snowmobiles, snow castles and snow shoeing. You can even snow golf, snow bowl and play snow volleyball during Plumas County’s 2011 Winter Snow… Continue Reading


‘Get Outta Town’ for a Train Ride with Santa

The holiday wouldn’t be the same for me without a Santa sighting. If you feel the same way, “Get Outta Town” this weekend to Portola, in Plumas County, for the Western Pacific Railroad Museum’s Santa Train. While you’re there, visit… Continue Reading

The Run, Ride and Swim Calendar

When it’s hotter than Hades day after day, I find myself needing motivation to leave an air conditioned house and head outside for the daily run or bike ride. I get the necessary motivation in the form of a race… Continue Reading