Alturas

Modoc County reopens

Alturas, Cal. – Modoc County was the first California to relax Coronavirus guidelines, but it’s not business as usual. Monday marked the start of a return to a normal business week in Modoc County. “Our county is open.”  Confirms Heather Hadwick of …

Remains of missing man found in Modoc County

ALTURAS, Calif. – Investigators believe the remains of a missing Nevada man were found in a remote part of Northern California. The Modoc County Sheriff’s Office said on February 9, 2020, human remains were found west of the Agricultural Inspection Station on …

Alturas man faces over 90 counts of child molestation

ALTURAS, Calif. – A northern California man arrested and released on child molestation charges was re-arrested after police learned about more alleged sex crimes. The Modoc County Sheriff’s Office said 57-year-old John Gregory Hughes of Alturas was taken into custody on October …