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Health and Human Services Provides Shower and Laundry Services for Homeless Individuals in Yreka

This collaborative effort between Health and Human Services and the City of Yreka demonstrates a commitment to addressing the immediate needs of the homeless population. The upcoming provision of shower and laundry services for homeless individuals in Yreka represents a significant step towards supporting the well-being of the local homeless […]

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the Obituary of John Donald Holleman

Longtime Yreka resident John Donald Holleman passed away on February 19, 2024 at Madrone Hospice in Yreka. He was 83 years old. John was born on April 20, 1940 in El Paso, Texas. On July 13, 1959 John married Jerilyn Misuraca. The family moved to Yreka in 1973, where they […]

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Obituary: H.D. “Dick” Sumner

H.D. “Dick” Sumner Obituary Dr. H.D. “Dick” Sumner passed away, peacefully, in his home on February 17, 2024, at the age of 92. Dick was born on July 21, 1931 in Brooklyn, New York, the only child to Dr. Irving Emerson & Erna Margaret Sumner. They relocated to Carmel, California […]

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Obituary: David Edward Weldon

David Edward Weldon 24 Nov 1933 – 08 Feb 2024 David Weldon, a native son of Yreka, lost his life due to a tragic boating accident off the Crescent City California coast on February 8, 2024. He was 90 years old. Dave was born on November 24, 1933 to George […]

Opinion Yreka

Opinion: Was Jesus telling us to be woke?

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines woke as being aware of important facts and issues, especially regarding racial and social justice. This tells us that “woke” people are informed people who are compassionate, committed to getting rid of all forms of discrimination, and making the world a better place for all. Would the messages Jesus preached qualify as being […]

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Terry Dietrick Anderson

September 26, 1935  –  January 20, 2024 Terry Dietrick Anderson Obituary Terry had many titles: father, grandfather, brother, teacher, coach, and fisherman, but his most cherished role was husband. It was a love story that started with a spark, continued with fun and laughter, and ended after 65 years. His wife, director, […]