Cow killed when vehicle plows into herd that wandered onto Hwy. 97

WEED — At least one cow was killed and several others were possibly injured Sunday evening, Oct. 7, when a vehicle plowed into a herd of cattle that wandered onto SR-97 on the outskirts of the unincorporated community of Weed. The accident happened just north of mile marker 25, between Grass Lake and Little Deer Mountain Road, according to a […]

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Mt. Shasta Vista neighborhood shootout leads to two arrested

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. — Reports of shots exchanged between a Fort Hood man and residents of the Mt. Shasta Vista subdivision earlier this morning, Wednesday, Oct. 3, led to the man’s arrest on a variety of charges including attempted murder. A Yreka woman with the man was also arrested and later booked on several charges as well. The tense incident, […]

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UPDATE: Multi-agency search for missing, “at-risk” Crescent City man continuing

An extensive, multi-agency search for a missing, “at-risk” Crescent City man is ongoing today, Wednesday, Oct. 3. The victim reportedly disappeared while hunting with a companion in the Beaver Creek area in the vicinity of Klamath River, near SR-96 and US Forest Service Road #47N44, an area about 39 miles northwest of Yreka. The missing man, identified by officials as […]

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Officials searching for “at-risk” missing Crescent City man

UPDATED: Wednesday, Oct. 2, 5 p.m., With correction UPDATED: Tuesday, Oct. 2, 1:15 p.m., With additional details and information   Authorities are asking for help locating a missing man from the Beaver Creek area of Klamath River, who is considered at-risk. The missing man is an insulin-dependent, Type 1 diabetic, according to officials. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Shasta County’s Most […]

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Officials investigating after woman’s body found in Yreka

YREKA — Officials are investigating after a deceased woman was found wedged between two residential fences on the 300 block of Lawrence Ln., early Monday evening. A resident who found the victim’s partially decomposed body later told investigating officers they were led to the gruesome find by the smell. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Driver and dog confirmed dead after Dorris […]

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Officials investigating after shooting victim shows up at Yreka hospital

HORNBROOK — A man is recovering and officials are investigating after the victim was reportedly shot in the Hornbrook area, early this morning, Tuesday, Sept. 25. Sheriff’s officials are now working to determine where the shooting actually occurred and what may have led to the incident, which officials believe happened in the area of Tarpon and Moonfish drives, east of […]

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Van Nuys woman, 35, ID’d after fatal Dorris vehicle vs train collision

UPDATED: Friday, Sept. 28, 1:30 p.m. See original story below. DORRIS — Officials have identified a Van Nuys woman who died after her vehicle smashed through a railroad crossing arm and drove at high-speed into the path of an oncoming Amtrak commuter train. 35-year-old, Ashley Jennifer Hinson, was identified yesterday as the victim killed in the collision with Amtrak’s Coast […]

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