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The Redding School District board president – whose wife faces theft and embezzlement charges related to a parent club and school within the district – resigned Tuesday, hours before parents called for his removal during a well-attended board meeting.

Rein Stolz was not present at the evening meeting at Cypress Elementary School. His resignation was not publicly announced …

Super Bowl Mardi Gras

What an exciting Super Bowl! The New Orleans Saints finished their stellar season by upsetting the Indianapolis Colts, 31-17, in a come-from-behind win. Drew Brees tied the Super Bowl record for completed passes (32),...

Musical Torture

Dozens of big-name musicians announced today that they’re joining a Freedom of Information Act request, trying to find out which songs were used to torture detainees at Guantanamo Bay. During the Bush administration, interrogators...

Violent Crime Up in Redding

No surprise in this economy that the Redding Police Department’s mid-year crime figures would show that crime is on the rise. But the hard times apparently are making people punchy. Aggravated assaults were up 26 percent...