Elderly Veteran/Former Senator Fought State Over Veterans Memorial Chapel Battle – And Won

Of all the Veterans Days 89-year-old Korean War veteran and former Senator Maurice Johannessen has commemorated, today’s may be among his most bittersweet. On this Veterans Day, the Veterans Cemetery Memorial Chapel in Igo — the one made possible by… Continue Reading


Shasta Wine Village Breaks Ground; Cheers Abound for 2015 Opening-Day Goal

Many generations ago, the raw-dirt parcel that conjured up so much dust and excitement Thursday at a ground-breaking 3-miles north of Redding and 4-miles south of Shasta Lake was a far different place. Decades upon decades ago, the property that’s… Continue Reading