Obituary Siskiyou

Lois Eileen Smith

August 12, 1929  –  September 17, 2023 Obituary Lois Eileen Smith (GMa LoLo) at age 94 went to be with our Lord on September 17, 2023. Living with congestive heart failure & atrial fibrillation since 2010, she was still active, lived alone, and drove her car until the age of 91. Lois […]


Bureau of Lies & Malfeasance?

As a the Executive Director of Wild Horse Fire Brigade, which has developed and proven an obvious solution to the entire wild horse management issue, quite often people ask me:  ‘Why can’t you work with the Bureau of Land Management (‘BLM’) to implement your plan’? The simple answer to that question, […]


DWR is Awarding $187 Million in Grants to Improve Sustainable Groundwater Use and Storage

Senator Brian Dahle Announces Over $45 Million in Funding for Water Improvement Projects in the District SACRAMENTO – Senator Brian Dahle (R-Bieber) is pleased to announce approximately $45 million has been awarded to improve sustainable groundwater use and storage through the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) Sustainable Groundwater Management Grant Program. The following grantees received […]

Featured News Siskiyou

Copco Dam set to GO – Just Push the Button

Photo Credit:, Swiftwater Films – an independent production company 20+ years of bickering, lawsuits and untold millions spent on studying, charting, researching! Thank you Shane Anderson for granting Siskiyou News to use your photographs! I emailed Klamath River Renewal Corporation for information on progress update and comment on photographs. […]

Public Notices Siskiyou

Fall Mushroom Season Permits  Available Now at the Klamath National Forest

Forest Service News Release Yreka, Calif., September 21, 2023 —Many kinds of edible mushrooms grow in Siskiyou County, including morels, chanterelles, shaggy mane, puffballs, boletes, and oyster mushrooms. The USDA Forest Service welcomes mushroom collecting on the Klamath National Forest, and offers some tips and information. Erin Lonergan, Forest Botanist for the […]

LEGAL Siskiyou

Siskiyou S.O. Arrest Report September 11th thru September 18th, 2023

The following Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Department Arrest Report Contains:individuals who are innocent, until the State proves them guilty. Please respect their fundamental human and legal rights. *GD “General Delivery” 09/12/2023 05:01 ☆ BRYANT, SHAUN MICHAEL (age 45, Salem, OR)RELEASED 09/12/2023 05:10Arrest Location: I-5 N/B N. OF ABRAMS LAKEArresting Agency: CHP MT. SHASTA23152(A) VC – […]


Smith River Complex North Update from September 18th, 2023

Source:   Court BoiceState Representative – Oregon District 1 Size: 92,180 total/ 12,460 in OregonStart Date: August 15, 2023 Location: Grants Pass, OR Containment: 65% Total personnel: 1,473 for Complex Cause: Lightning  Resources: 37 crews   11 helicopters   66 engines   8 bulldozers   26 water tenders   14 masticators   1 Skid Steer  𝗣𝗵𝗼𝘁𝗼 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗗𝗮𝘆, 𝗠𝗼𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗦𝗲𝗽𝘁𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝟭𝟴, 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟯 #SmithRiverComplexNorth#FireYear2023 The JC Orozco Crew unloads hose they pulled from Division […]