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Interstate 5 re-opens in northern California

SHASTA COUNTY, Calif.  – Interstate 5 has re-opened between Redding and Mt. Shasta, Caltrans announced on the morning of September 10. Officials said travel has been reduced to one lane for about 17 miles through areas damaged by the Delta Fire. “Motorists …

Delta Fire tops 15,000 acres

LAKEHEAD, Calif. – In less than 24 hours, the Delta Fire has grown to over 15,000 acres just north of Lake Shasta. According to the U.S. Forest Service, the Delta Fire was first reported on September 5 at 12:51 p.m. near the …

Man drowns in Shasta Lake

Lakehead, Calif. — A Nigerian man drowned in Shasta Lake on Wednesday afternoon after he went into the water to cool off. The Shasta County Sheriff’s Office said the 33-year-old Nigerian man, who was in the U.S. on a Visa, was picnicking …