BREAKING: Casualties feared in fiery wreck at Buckhorn Summit

SHASTA COUNTY, Calif. — Several people are feared dead after a fiery, two vehicle, head-on wreck on Hwy 299W just east of Buckhorn Summit, near the Shasta/Trinity County line about thirteen miles west of Whiskeytown. Although firefighters have contained the blaze, which spread to nearby vegetation and began climbing the nearby mountainside, officials have not yet been able to make […]

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The National mine of the Old Diggings mining district

Miners struck the lucrative quartz vein of the National mine in 1869, at Rich Gulch, and the vein became a heavy producer of gold in the Old Diggings mining district. This caused additional probing and exploratory operations which led to miners sinking winze’s and driving tunnels, drifts and raises on the property which were also dug out by miners using […]

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Recruit dies during training at Riverside sheriff’s academy

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Riverside County Sheriff’s officials today announced the death of a recruit, who passed away during training at the department’s Ben Clark Training Center on Davis Ave. in Riverside, Tuesday morning, August 11. The recruit, who was employed by an outside agency, was attending the sworn sheriff’s academy at the large, multi-agency public safety training center, according to authorities […]

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Burney man arrested after DUI hit and run

BURNEY, Calif. — Authorities arrested a Burney man who allegedly fled the scene of an accident that left a traffic sign as well as vehicle parts and debris scattered across SR-299E, east of Hatchet Summit, late Monday evening Aug. 10. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: McArthur man arrested after robbing Burney bank, assaulting minor Wanted out of Florida since 2005, sex offender […]

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McArthur man arrested after robbing Burney bank, assaulting minor

BURNEY, Calif. — A McArthur man is in custody after officials say he robbed the Tri-Counties Bank in Burney and assaulted a juvenile while on his way out of the business with money he had been handed this afternoon, Monday, Aug. 10. According to officials now investigating the incident, the man – who has since been identified as Kwahn Quinn, […]

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Teens who pointed gun at manager while fleeing Fall River Mills burglary arrested

CORRECTION: Although an earlier version of this report indicated the juveniles involved in this incident were hospitalized after the violent encounter, Shasta County Sheriff’s Sgt. St.Clair has since clarified that both were evaluated and treated at the scene and neither was found to have been seriously injured during the confrontation with the store’s manager. FALL RIVER MILLS, Calif. — Two […]

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One killed, two airlifted after motorcycles crash on Hwy 74

UPDATED: Sunday, Aug. 9, 4 p.m., With additional details provided by CHP. See Original Story below. MOUNTAIN CENTER, Calif. — CHP has reported that both lanes of travel were re-opened around 3:45 p.m., and say their accident investigation is active and ongoing. Original Story UPDATED: Sunday, Aug. 9, 3:45 p.m., With additional details. MOUNTAIN CENTER, Calif. — One person was […]

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Two dead after fiery, head-on Ramona Expressway crash

SAN JACINTO, Calif. — Two people have died after a fiery, head-on collision involving two vehicles in San Jacinto early yesterday morning, Saturday, Aug. 8. Both victims died at the scene of yesterday’s fatal accident, which happened in the area of Ramona Expressway west of Warren Rd., according to sheriff’s and Cal Fire officials. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Riverside sex […]

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Riverside sex offender charged with June sex assaults

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities yesterday announced the arrest of a registered sex offender, accused in the sexual assaults and attempted rapes of two women in Riverside last June. The victims in both cases managed to fight their way free from their alleged attacker and were later able to provide detailed information and descriptions of the suspect that ultimately led to […]

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Spearheading Local Control Coalition, Dahle & Gallagher urge area leaders to join

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California assembly-members Megan Dahle (R-Bieber) and James Gallagher (R-Yuba City) recently announced they are working together to spearhead a new effort to reinstate local control over COVID-19 closures and prevention measures.  Saying, “We are all in this together,” Dahle and Gallagher are working toward creating a unified voice of North State elected officials via a letter currently […]

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