yreka

Yreka appoints a not-so-new police chief

YREKA, Calif. — Yreka has a not-so-new police chief. After about six months on the job, Chief Mark Gilman was officially appointed to the position this week. At the Yreka city council meeting the interim city manager said Chief Gilman was the top candidate for …

Teen dies in crash south of Yreka

YREKA, Calif. – One person died in a Northern California crash. The California Highway Patrol said on Monday, August 23, an 18-year-old Puyallup, Washington resident was driving a 2004 Chevy Silverado pickup truck southbound on Interstate 5. When the driver was near …

Deadly shooting involving 17-year-old

YREKA, Calif. — One man is dead after a shooting in Yreka Thursday night. Yreka Police said it happened around 7 P.M. at the ‘Speedway Express’ on North Main Street. Police say there was an altercation between a 17-year old boy and …