Other News

Featured News Siskiyou South County

After 18 Years, One of the Last of the Independent Movie Rentals is Closing its Door.

By Shareen StraussSNN CorrespondentCouch Critics, which advertises on the front of its building at 316 Chestnut in Mount Shasta, "movies and games 'critical til the end,'" will be closing down for good at the end of the month. Frances Bortalin and Jerry Neilson hug Couch Critics owner James Cannon. The movie rental store will be […]

Featured News Siskiyou South County

The Weather Cooperated and Skies Cleared for the Dozens of Cars Carrying the Honored Veterans

By Shareen StraussSNN Correspondent On Saturday, the day after Veterans Day, veterans from around McCloud, members of the American Legion Post 92, the Son's and the Auxiliary, along with the McCloud Fire Department paraded through the streets of McCloud to share in the pride of our veterans. People came out of their houses and children […]


Johnny Raye Isbell May 7, 1956 – November 12, 2022

Photo and Obituary form Girdner After a nearly three-year battle with glioblastoma brain cancer, Johnny Raye Isbell passed away surrounded by his family and friends on November 12th, 2022.   John was born on May 7th, 1956 in Sacramento, California to Anna and Jimmy “Buddy” Isbell. In August 1963, John and his family moved to […]

Featured News Siskiyou South County

Veterans Day at McCloud Elementary

By Shareen StraussVeterans Day came a little early to McCloud Elementary School. An assembly held at the school on November 9th, brought a number of McCloud veterans to tell their stories so the children could get a better and more personal understanding of what Veterans Day is all about.American Legion Auxiliary President Judy Sarti talks […]

Featured News Scott Valley Siskiyou

It's All About Teamwork!

By Sheryl WilkinsSRWC Community OutreachPictured from back row, left to right: Erich Yokel, Darrell Mitchell, Harrison Morrow, Shannon Wedgley, Linda Bailey, Jenn Rogge, Alexis Robertson and Charnna Gilmore.This delightful and smiling crew from the Scott River Watershed Council (SRWC) has much to be happy about. It has been a very productive year for this highly […]

Latest News Obituary Scott Valley

Obituary of L. Scott Thackeray

August 13, 1958 – November 2, 2022Photo Credit to Girdner Funeral ChapelOur beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend, Scott, returned to his heavenly home on Wednesday, November 2, 2022 following an ongoing battle with cancer. His family was by his side. Scott was born August 13, 1958, in Ogden, Utah to D. Roy […]

Latest News Siskiyou South County

McCloud Students are Winners at Halloween

By Shareen StraussMcCloud Elementary School Students Wyatt Henson, Isabella Ferrera, Flower Malby, Leeroy Conway, Sunshine Malby, Jack Shamansky, Malaky Scarbrough, Kaydence Hunt, Jordan McAlister, Izabella Zahara, and Ayleah Fraley (Two students' names have been withheld by request) display their Halloween artwork that won each of them an ice cream cone from Floyd's Frosty in McCloud […]