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Businesses react to Siskiyou Co. tier 3 announcement

SISKIYOU CO., Cal.– On the same day Siskiyou County Public Health announced it’s first covid-19 related death California governor Gavin Newsom moved the county to tier 3. That means more restrictions from restaurant and bars to movie theaters, gyms, even churches. It’s …

Police: Yreka man confesses to killing cats

MOUNT SHASTA, Calif. — Mount Shasta Police got a call from Mercy Medical Mount Shasta for alleged animal abuse. According to the Mount Shasta Police Facebook page, it got a call 54-year-old Daniel Brown of Yreka, told hospital staff he had killed …

Siskiyou County officials appoint new sheriff

YREKA, Calif. — There’s a new sheriff for Siskiyou County. In August of 2020, then-Siskiyou County Sheriff Jon Lopey announced he’d retire after serving nearly a decade in office and over four decades in law enforcement. Lopey said,  “I have decided to …