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Lassen County Times, Susanville, California, 96130

 
Diamond Mountain Casino plans hotel expansion
02/20/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- Ever since Diamond Mountain Casino first opened as a garage in 1996, it has kept expanding. From the garage to the Susanville Casino, to the current incarnation as Diamond Mountain, it has been in a constant state of renewal and upgrading.... View

 
Fair board approves adding market dairy beef to junior livestock sale
02/20/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- The Lassen County Fair Advisory Board approved adding market dairy beef to the Junior Livestock sale during a special meeting on Thursday, Feb. 1. ... View

 
LCC?s accreditation status worsens from warning to probation
02/20/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- Lassen Community College is on probation, again. The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior College, Western Association of Schools and Colleges placed LCC on probation on Jan. 31, following up on a July report by its evaluation team.... View

 
Noxious weed grant pending
02/20/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- The Honey Lake Valley may soon have the means to mount a significant challenge to a significant part of its noxious weed problem, according to the Lassen County Agriculture Commissioner Ken Smith.... View

 
HDSP sends inmates to private institutions outside the state
02/20/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- At least one of Susanville?s prisons is shipping inmates out to private institutions in other states to help ease chronic overcrowding.... View

 
Road workers rescue man from smoking SUV
02/20/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- Smoke from oil hitting an exhaust pipe alerted two Bieber  road workers to a man trapped in a Toyota that left Highway 139 and dropped down a 15-foot overhang.... View

 
Lassen High School in fourth year of using SRO program
02/20/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- Lassen High School has participated in the School Resource Officer program for the past four years. Through the SRO program, a police officer is on campus a lot of the time unless called away. According to LHS Superintendent Dan Lewis the program is effective.... View

 
Streets Department loses one-third of its staff
02/20/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- After listening to a five-year plan and a mid-year budget revision, the City Council voted to give the Susanville Streets and Highway Department money to balance its 2006/2007 budget, but to do so, it had to eliminate two part-time positions in the department.... View

 
Court declares one water fee unconstitutional, appeal expected
02/20/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- Before Lassen County farmers get a refund of a state water rights fee declared unconstitutional by an appeals court, more court action is expected.... View

 
Diamond View students serve as pilot group for 100 percent me program
01/30/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- Diamond View students were the pilot group for the Lassen County Office of Education?s 100 Percent Me program.    ... View

 
Selling carbon credits may be money maker for counties
01/02/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- Lassen County?s clean air may be a money maker if the county can sell carbon credits.... View

 
State Senator Dave Cox visits Susanville
01/30/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- California State Senator Dave Cox and his staff visited Susanville on Wednesday, Jan. 24, making stops at the Susanville Rotary and the Lassen County Times.... View

 
Cox explains proposed expansion of Susanville?s two prisons
01/30/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- At a Dec. 21 press conference, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger proposed nearly $11 billion in funding to expand the state?s prison and jail capacity by a total of 78,000 beds.... View

 
Dry weather concerns Lassen County Fire Agencies
01/30/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- It?s late January, and the lack of traditional winter weather is already starting to cause fire problems for both the residents and the fire agencies of Lassen County.... View

 
Forest treatment signup underway
01/23/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- The Lassen County Fire Safe Council is poised to take a major bite out of fire danger in the Susanville area with two landscape-scale projects, one in the Gold Run area, southwest of the city and the other in the Archery/Childrens area, in the populated district at the foot of Diamond Mountain.... View

 
Klinock receives excellence in teaching award
01/30/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- Charlotte Klinock received a surprise when she attended the annual Community Day School Network conference in Sacramento.... View

 
Mountain lion sighting confirmed at Susanville Ranch Park
02/06/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- Anyone who sees a mountain lion in north Susanville is urged to call police, the sheriff?s department or the California Department of Fish and Game, after a confirmed mountain lion sighting at the Susanville Ranch Park last week.... View

 
LMUD and Pacific Gas and Electric
01/02/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- The Lassen Municipal Utility District and Pacific Gas and Electric are both looking to come to an agreement about the 22,000 acres annexed from PG&E in 1997.... View

 
LMUD holds final meeting before New Year
01/02/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- The Lassen Municipal Utility District held a special meeting at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 26, the final meeting of 2006.... View

 
Logging truck accident kills Hat Creek man
02/06/2007

Lassen County Times / STPNS
Susanville, California (STPNS)- A Hat Creek man died as a result of a logging accident northwest of Susanville at about noon on Tuesday, Jan 20.... View