siskiyou county

I-5 closures impacting local businesses

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif —  Local businesses in Siskiyou county are taking a huge hit due to I-5’s closure. McCloud Mercantile store and hotel owner Darlene Mathis says her hotel business is down 45 percent. “Most of our hotel guests that were coming …

Explosion under investigation in Yreka

YREKA, Calif. – Police in northern California are investigating a reported explosion in the early morning hours of August 24. The Yreka Police Department said at about 4:50 a.m. Friday, they received a number of 911 calls regarding a “loud explosion.” Investigators …