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Booked into jail July 31, 2015

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 1:00pm

A look at the bookings in the July 31 edition of the Siskiyou Daily News.

Brew Beat: This pale oat ale tips the sweet scale

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 8:35am

First brewed in 1995, Lagunitas Equinox Pale Oat Ale is a hard one to swallow for me.Smelling of forest, this ale pours a translucent apricot, with an airy non-resilient ivory two-finger head, dissipating quickly into minor lacing.An odd mix of pine, hops and sweetness, Equinox is only available for the spring and summer months, which is fitting for its sweet, summer-like nature. [...]

Jefferson Journal: The art of mule packing

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 8:00am

YREKA – I awoke at dawn, far from wide-eyed and bushy tailed, and moseyed toward my morning coffee.I thought of Duane that morning, as he arose far before I, in those quiet hours when darkness has yet to evade light.I imagined him sipping his coffee, working toward feeding and catching mules for the day’s ride.I pulled up my boots, [...]

Habitat for Humanity joins Montague's Citywide Yard Sale

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 7:24am

Habitat for Humanity will be part of the Montague Citywide Yard Sale this Saturday, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., at 200 E. Webb St., their warehouse location.

Morning Jolt: Zimbabwe wants lion-killing dentist extradited

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 4:33am

Zimbabwe's environment minister said Friday that the American dentist who killed Cecil the lion paid for an illegal hunt and should be extradited to the southern African nation to face justice. Referring to 55-year-old Walter James Palmer as a "foreign poacher," Oppah Muchinguri told a news conference that the prosecutor general had started the process to have him extradited from the United States. She said, "We are appealing to the responsible authorities for his extradition to Zimbabwe so [...]

Booked into jail July 30, 2015

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 1:00pm

A look at the bookings in the July 30 edition of the Siskiyou Daily News.

Officer involved shooting reported near Mott Road in Siskiyou County

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 9:06am

The Redding area California Highway Patrol reported an officer-involved shooting early this morning in Siskiyou County.

New exhibits coming to the fair

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 8:12am

YREKA – With the Siskiyou Golden Fair right around the corner, CEO Cliff Munson said he is excited for the many new and existing exhibits that make the fair "fun for the whole herd."Munson said that for the first time, A Walk on the Wild Side will be featured at the fair.The Oregon-based nonprofit is dedicated to helping all species of wild animals that find themselves without a place to live out [...]

Siskiyou Sheriff's Office releases names of officers in Dunsmuir shooting

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 6:18am

The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of law enforcement officials involved in the shooting death of Ryan Graham, 23, a Shasta County resident.

Morning Jolt: Squirrel detained for stalking woman

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:45am

Police in Bottrop, Germany, detained a squirrel after a woman claimed it was stalking her. The rodent was later found to be suffering from exhaustion and was revived with pieces of apple and honey tea.

Pooch Profile: Meet Chester

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:31am

A little about Chester’s backgroundChester is a 9-month-old boxer mix that came to the Rescue Ranch recently. He weighs approximately 55 pounds.  Chester’s abilities and personalityChester is very active with a high energy level. He loves to play with his toys [...]

Ride and cruise planned in Scott Valley

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:21am

YREKA – This Saturday, Dotty’s will hold the first ever Marble Rim Ride and Cruise.The day begins at 11 a.m. at Dotty’s with a classic car and bike show.Dotty’s owner Christy Bartneck said the idea came along because of the influx of bikes coming through Scott Valley each year.While Bartneck said she is hoping to pull classic cars and [...]

Ronald Marshall receives three year prison term in Boles Fire case

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 12:42pm

Anger, resentment, loss and forgiveness were all expressed Tuesday morning in the basement courtroom where Ronald Beau Marshall received his sentence for actions that led to the catastrophic fire that swept through the town of Weed in 2014.

Food for the whole herd at the fair

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 10:02am

YREKA – The Siskiyou Golden Fair’s motto this year is "Fun for the whole herd," and it backs that up with providing fairgoers with music, rodeos, derbys, livestock showings and rides. But the fair has something else to please everyone – the food.The rich history that comes with fair food has been changing since the 18th century.Traditionally, fairs began providing people with [...]

Morning Jolt: Run, don't delay, the new Dr. Seuss book 'What Pet Should I Get?' is out today

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 4:16am

The first new Dr. Seuss book in 25 years is out today. “What Pet Should I Get?” was written by Theodor Geisel long ago but wasn't found until after his death in 1991. The last Seuss book to come out was "Oh, the Places You'll Go!" in 1990.

Booked into jail July 27, 2015

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 1:00pm

A look at the bookings in the July 27 edition of the Siskiyou Daily News.

New boutique opens in Etna

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:59am

ETNA – Scott Valley native Teanna Flippo is tackling one of her goals with the opening of her new boutique, Willow & Wren, in Etna.Flippo said she decided to open the boutique after two years of owning a salon in Medford where she constantly wanted to expand her retail selection.The boutique offers a variety of handcrafted jewelry, home decor, clothing and much more. [...]

Sheriff: Suspect in officer-involved shooting death fired a shot

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:51am

YREKA – While the investigation continues into the officer-involved shooting of Matthew Graham, the Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office revealed that Graham discharged at least one round from a handgun before officers returned fire.Graham was implicated in the disappearance of his 6-month-old daughter, Ember Graham. He was being pursued by officers after allegedly stealing a 2007 Buick at gunpoint in Shasta County. [...]

Siskiyou Habitat for Humanity receives help from Kiwanis Club

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 6:17am

The Kiwanis Club of Weed and Lake Shastina had a large gift for Siskiyou County Habitat for Humanity on Friday at its regularly scheduled meeting.

Siskiyou's Horses Helping Heroes gets a helping hand

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 6:10am

Two local groups gathered at the Double H Ranch in Yreka on Friday to commemorate their support for Stable Hands and its equine-based therapy program for veterans.


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