The Monument fire is estimated at 215,944 acres and 50% contained, Cal Fire and the U.S. Forest Service reported Thursday morning, Sept. 16.
The River Complex in northern Trinity/southern Siskiyou counties is now at 189,085 acres, 40% containment, the U.S. Forest Service reported Thursday morning, Sept. 16.
Effective today, Sept. 16, there will be continuous traffic control nightly (7 days a week) from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. via a pilot car on Highway 299 in Trinity County through areas affected by the Monument fire.
SACRAMENTO — Despite warnings the race would be close, California Gov. Gavin Newsom decisively defeated efforts to kick him out of office, a win the Democrat cast as an endorsement of his handling of the coronavirus pandemic and his party's liberal values.
Wildfires continue to burn throughout Trinity County — many of them originating or burning through wilderness under the management of the U.S. Forest Service.
September 8, 2021
Judge Bradley Boeckamn ruled Monday, Sept. 13, that Trinity County violated a settlement agreement it made with Trinity Action Association.
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This week marked the kickoff of the football season at Trinity High School. After a two-week delay, Trinity finally got on the field and faced the Etna Lions on Saturday in a game that was rescheduled, rescheduled again, and later moved to Weed High School due to smoke levels in Etna. Read more
Teepee accent lamps, painted gourds, paintings and prints, and medicine wheel totem cards by Pam Lewis can be found this month at EarthDance Art Studios & Gallery, 140 S. Miner St. (at the corner of Oregon Street), Weaverville. Read more
The nation will pause tomorrow to mark the 20th anniversary of the evil terrorist attacks that claimed the lives of nearly 3,000 innocent victims in New York City; Shanksville, Penn.; and Washington, D.C., on Sept. 11, 2001. More than 400 first responders, firefighters and police officers, w…
Pastor Walter C. Scott wrote the Sept. 1 guest column. He selects one phrase from the Declaration of Independence. From there, he declares what he believes, based on his distorted reality that his “one and only true god and Author of the Bible” considers us all equal. There is so much wrong …
It amazes me how easy people are played. The recall was crafted by outside sources to hurt the California economy and strip us of rights we do have. They play on peoples angers and fears.
How many years do the citizens in northern Trinity County have to pay for full dumping rights at Hobel Transfer Station and not have access to getting rid of E-waste, dead batteries, etc. We have not been able to dump yard waste, brush, yard cleanups for at least six years!