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Olive Garden investor: Back off on the breadsticks

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 8:13am

Maybe there is such a thing as too many breadsticks. In a nearly 300-page treatise on what's wrong with Olive Garden and its management, investor Starboard Value suggests the Italian restaurant chain is being reckless with its unlimited breadsticks. The hedge fund notes the chain's official policy is to bring out one breadstick per customer at a time, plus an extra for the table.

Booked into jail Sept. 12, 2014

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 8:00am

A look at the bookings in the Sept. 12, 2014, edition of the Siskiyou Daily News.

Iraq premier says France to join airstrikes effort

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 4:52am

France will join the U.S.-led airstrikes targeting extremists in Iraq as part of an expanding international effort to combat the Islamic State group, Iraq's new prime minister said after talks with the French president on Friday.

McNeil retires from city government

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 2:19am

McNeil became involved in city government in 1992, serving two years on the Siskiyou County Grand Jury

Community rallies for woman who lost home in Happy Camp Complex fires

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 2:05am

A local woman who has dedicated half a century to spotting forest blazes recently lost her home to a wildfire, and the community around her is stepping in to help out.

Escaped school shooter captured near Ohio prison

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:00am

A teenager convicted of killing three students at an Ohio high school scrambled over a fence to escape a state prison with two other prisoners and was captured nearly six hours later hiding by a church early Friday, authorities said.

Morning Jolt: Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:42pm

Oscar Pistorius was found guilty of culpable homicide in South Africa today, a verdict that is similar to manslaughter in the U.S. A judge cleared Pistorius yesterday of murder charges, and sentencing hearings will begin Oct. 13. Pistorius could get up to 15 years in prison, but CNN says a sentence of five to eight years is more likely.

RadioShack warns of possible Ch. 11 bankruptcy

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 8:05am

RadioShack warned Thursday that it may need to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization if it can't rework its debt or find another way to ease a cash crunch.

Booked into jail Sept. 11, 2014

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 8:00am

A look at the bookings in the Sept. 11, 2014, edition of the Siskiyou Daily News.

Mandatory evacuations changed to advisory

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 7:01am

** Happy Camp Complex Fire Mandatory Evacuation Changed to Advisory **The Siskiyou County Sheriff Office has changed the mandatory evacuations to advisory evacuations in the following areas on Scott River Road, from Highway 96 to Scott Bar Post Office at 27233 Scott River Rd this includes all of Mill Creek Road. The area between Scott Bar Post Office and Canyon Creek Road continues to remain under a mandatory [...]

US, Arab allies committed to fighting IS militants

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 5:00am

Key Arab allies of the U.S. agreed Thursday to "do their share" to fight against the Islamic State group, promising to take action to stop the flow of fighters and funding to the militants and possibly to join military action.

Man Fire continues to burn actively

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 4:44am

With the Whites Fire nearing 100 percent containment and the Log Fire fully contained, all eyes are on the Man Fire. [...]

9/11 commemoration amid renewed terror threat

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 4:00am

With the solemn toll of a bell and a moment of silence, the nation paused Thursday to mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks at the hallowed site just hours after President Barack Obama promised to root out and destroy a new group of terrorists threatening the U.S.

8 structures damaged on Happy Camp Complex

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 3:23am

Eight structures have been reported damaged or destroyed on the 107,359 acre Happy Camp Complex as of this morning.On Sunday two outbuildings were destroyed in the Deep Creek area, and on Monday two residences and two outbuildings were destroyed, and two outbuildings were damaged along Scott River Road in the area of McGuffy Creek. [...]

Evacuation advisory lifted on Hwy 96

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:43am

**UPDATE Lift Evacuation Advisory**  Effective 9:00 am, September 11, 2014, the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office is lifting the evacuation advisory for areas on Highway 96 from the Klamath River Bridge 1/2 mile west of Grider Road to Scott River Road including [...]

Karuk Tribe breaks ground on wellness center

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:30am

YREKA – The Karuk Tribe’s Kahttishraam Wellness Center broke ground Wednesday afternoon after decades of planning.Karuk Tribe Housing Authority Executive Assistant Sara Spence said plans for the wellness center, lo be located at 1403 Kahtishraam St., have been in the works since the late 90s."It’s been many, many years in the making," said Karuk Tribe Housing Authority Director Erin [...]

Six structures damaged in Happy Camp Complex

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:25am

HAPPY CAMP – The Happy Camp Complex is now at 105,194 acres, is 30 percent contained and a total of six structures have been damaged or destroyed, according to Forest Service personnel.Structures included two destroyed residences, two destroyed outbuildings, and two damaged outbuildings.All structures were along Scott River Road in the area of McGuffy Creek, according to Information Officer [...]

Rescue Ranch accepting board member applications

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:06am

Voting will take place at the Rescue Ranch open house on Oct. 4

Be a part of tradition – Create the 2015 Siskiyou Golden Fair theme

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:01am

Put on your thinking cap and be a part of the 2015 Siskiyou Golden Fair.

Deadline nears to submit new Hot LZ Wall names

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 1:56am

The deadline for submitting names of honorably discharged veterans to the Living Memorial Sculpture Garden’s Hot LZ Memorial Wall is Friday, Sept. 19.


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