A Douglas City man was arrested Wednesday, April 29, on suspicion of murder in a 15-year-old cold case from Clearwater, Fla.Rodney Dean Manley, 61, was arrested at approximately 6:40 p.m. by officers from the Trinity County Sheriff’s Office, Trinity County District Attorney’s Office and detectives from the Clearwater Police Department.
The Trinity River will be rising substantially over the next few days for the scheduled spring peak flow. Use caution around the river. Releases from Lewiston Dam to the Trinity River are scheduled as follows: April 30- 1,500 cfs; May 1- 2,500 cfs; May 2- 3,500 cfs; May 3- 4,500 cfs; May 4- 7,500 cfs; May 5- 8,500 cfs; May 6- 8,500 cfs; May 7- 5,500 cfs, and dropping steadily to reach 450 cfs on June 30. More information is available on the Trinity River Restoration Program Web site, www.trrp.net
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire, Shasta and Trinity counties) will be requiring burn permits for dooryard burning in areas over 1,000 feet in elevation beginning 8 a.m. Friday, May 1.
They may have felt they were preaching to a choir of like-minded trail advocates, but members of the International Mountain Bicycling Association’s traveling trail care crew met an enthusiastic response when they came to Weaverville to present their “Better Living Through Trails” seminar last Friday and conduct a hands-on trail building workshop with volunteers on Saturday.
A member of a multi-agency team working to curb contamination and depletion of waterways by large-scale marijuana grows visited Trinity County last week to share details of the effort launched as California’s drought drags on.
Participants have fun running through color stations at Trinity High School on Saturday, April 25, in a fundraising effort to benefit THS athletics, with a focus on the track and field team this year. About 150 people came out to get their white shirts and clean skin covered in a rainbow of colors during the THS Run Thru Crazy Colors 2015 event.
The state Water Resources Control Board has released draft regulations to comply with Gov. Jerry Brown’s order to cut water usage.
More than four years after a large deficit in the county grants program was first reported, the Trinity County Board of Supervisors received an update and approved a plan last week to resume a modified grants program and begin repayment of the cash deficit that currently stands at $660,676.
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