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Expect Another Explosive Day on McKinney Fire

**** SHERIFF UPDATES EVACUATION ORDERS**** Active Fire Behavior Anticipated**** New Fire Management Team Being Briefed Today **** Weather Expected to be Problematic to FirefightersThe #McKinneyFire has grown significantly as winds from late evening thunderstorms kept the fire active through the night. Runs on the north and south sides of the fire occurred.Firefighters were forced to […]

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Governor Proclaims State of Emergency in Siskiyou Due to McKinney and Other Fires

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today proclaimed a state of emergency for Siskiyou County due to the effects of the McKinney Fire, which has destroyed homes, threatened critical infrastructure and forced the evacuation of almost 2,000 residents. Intensified and spread by dry fuels, extreme drought conditions, high temperatures, winds and lightning storms, the McKinney Fire […]

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YPD Update ~ Michael Chandler was arrested for numerous charges 28th July, 2022 & Bullington Arrest

no copyright infringement is intended7/24/2022 Elias Bullington was arrested on several charges including resist/obstruct a peace officer, felony and misdemeanor threats, attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon/great bodily injury, and battery. The charges stem from 2 separate incidents reported to Yreka Police Department. Bullington had contacted a female sometime before 10:00 A.M and during […]

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College of the Siskiyous Releases 2022 Spring Honor’s List & Registration Opens for Fall Semester

College of the Siskiyous Releases 2022 Spring Semester Honor’s ListWeed / COS – College of the Siskiyous has released the 2022 spring semester honor’s list for academic excellence. The lists are comprised of the President's List, which requires a full-time registered student to achieve a grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.75 to 4.00, […]

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Narcofornia UPDATED 30min Video Added

The Daily Caller released a documentary Tuesday depicting the effects of California’s marijuana legalization on local communities.“Narcofornia” documents two counties’ fights against drug cartels taking over their respective communities in Northern California. In Siskiyou County, the fight has pitted Californians against Asian refugees. Meanwhile, Lassen County residents scuffle with each other over whether they should […]

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TWO DECADES OF SAVING LIVES WITH CALIFORNIA’S AMBER ALERT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. –The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is celebrating the lifesaving collaboration of many partners behind the scenes, including members of the public, who have helped safely reunite hundreds of abducted children with their families during 20 years of the state’s America’s Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response (AMBER) Alert system. “The tremendous success of this program […]