Water Mains Flushing in Enterprise, Cascade Areas

This week’s flushings will be done between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to remove sediment, which builds up in the water mains. The flushing process helps reduce problems we may experience with taste, odor, and discoloration of the water. Customers in the areas to be flushed are advised they should curtail water usage during our flushing operations, as the water may be discolored for a short period … Continue Reading


Investigators Hope Finding Car Will Lead To Finding Teen

Law enforcement officials have their first significant piece of evidence in the case of missing Redding teenager Jean Marie Berlinghoff. The 1987 four-door Oldsmobile that Jean and her uncle Charles Berlinghoff were believed to be driving was found along Sims Road south of Dunsmuir on Friday afternoon.

The 15-year-old Enterprise High School sophomore disappeared … Continue Reading


What About That Marijuana Smell?

"Ooh, that smell. Can’t you smell that smell?" ~ Lynyrd Skynyrd For the Southern rock group’s famous tune, it was the "smell of death." But in more and more north state neighborhoods, "that smell" is marijuana plants in the fall.… Continue Reading


New Venue for Old Shasta Art Fair

People remember when the Shasta Art Fair and Old-Time Fiddle Jamboree was held at the Shasta State Historic Park. It then spent a number of years at Shasta Elementary School. The nearly four-decade old event has a new home at… Continue Reading