USDA Honors Weaverville Duo for Heroism in Fire

Tiffany Hayes, district conservationist for the Natural Resources Conservation Service in Weaverville, CA, and Jim Fitzgerald, a geologist consultant, were formally recognized for their heroism in a ceremony on Wednesday, Sept. 14, at the Jefferson Auditorium at the U.S. Department… Continue Reading


Grab Your Bow for the Weaverville Open Fiddle Contest

Local fiddlers will be rosining up the bow for the Weaverville Open Fiddle Contest Saturday, September 17. This contest, now in its sixth year, has consistently drawn fifty or sixty of the best fiddlers from throughout California, Oregon, and Nevada.… Continue Reading

Shasta Taiko Performance Drums up Cash for Japan

What: Shasta Taiko Benefit Performance for Japan
When: Saturday (May 21), 5 p.m.
Where: Elementary School Gymnasium, 234 California Highway 3, Weaverville, CA 96093
Cost: Adults (13 – 59 years) $15, Couples $25, Children (6 – 12 years) and Seniors $5, Age 5 and under free. Advance tickets … Continue Reading

Slide Guitarist, Roots Singer Jacobs-Strain Plays Weaverville

What: David Jacobs-Strain with Bob Beach Perform at Mamma Llama Coffeehouse in Weaverville

When: Saturday (April 16), 8 p.m.

Where: Mamma Llama Coffeehouse, 490 Main Street, Weaverville

David Jacobs-Strain is a slide guitarist and modern roots singer-songwriter whose … Continue Reading


Rising from Ashes: Trinity County Eagerly Awaits Rebuilt Mill’s Hum

WEAVERVILLE – In a region stung by recession, the much-anticipated restart of the Trinity River Lumber Co. signals a hopeful beginning. More than 16 months ago, the mill – Trinity County’s largest private employer – burned down in a dramatic… Continue Reading