A News Cafe Citizen Report: Notes From a Churn Creek Bottom Debate in Cottonwood

Note from Doni ~A News Cafe’s own Canda Williams, sales  and marketing representative, as well as a Lake California resident, attended last week’s debate about the proposed Churn Creek Bottom development, ‘Churn Creek Commons’, in Cottonwood.  Below is her citizen… Continue Reading


Reach Higher Shasta Campaign: Communitywide Initiative Prepares Local Kids for Success

Unfortunately, there’s a problem with doing well. Even though Shasta County students graduate high school at rates higher than the state average, the majority of area students are far less likely to pack up their bags and head to college… Continue Reading


Task Force Invites Community to Help Students Reach Higher

Shasta County education officials kicked off a countywide initiative Monday aimed at improving students’ chances of educational and economic success after high school. During a Women’s Fund lunchtime forum in the Redding Library’s community room, the audience of nearly 130… Continue Reading