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Small wildland fire contained in Lucerne

Small wildland fire contained in Lucerne

LUCERNE, Calif. – Firefighters on Saturday evening remained at the scene of a small wildland fire in Lucerne to mop up after containing the blaze thro...

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Highway 20 closure expanded; Rocky fire size grows again

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – Authorities have extended a closure of Highway 20 due to the Rocky fire.

The closure, originally from the junction of Highway 53 ...

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Traffic advisory: Hwy 20 now closed

Lake County, Calif. -- Cal Fire reports that a section of Hwy 20 is currently closed in bo...

Mandatory fire evacuations issued for Double Eagle Ranch, Cache Creek Rec Area to Walker Ridge Road

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – Officials have once again expanded evacuations due to the Rocky fire...

Rocky fire reaches 22,500 acres; hundreds of new firefighters arrive

Rocky fire reaches 22,500 acres; hundreds of new firefighters arrive

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – The largest wildland fire in Lake County in more than a decade conti...

County issues local emergency proclamation due to Rocky fire

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – County officials have issued an emergency proclamation in response t...

Thursday lightning storm sparks new fires on Mendocino National Forest

Thursday lightning storm sparks new fires on Mendocino National Forest

MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST, Calif. – Mendocino National Forest officials are working to loc...

Officials issue air quality alert due to Rocky fire impacts

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – The smoke coming since Wednesday from the Rocky fire has degraded ai...

 

California Community Colleges begin deployment of new academic advising and planning platform

SACRAMENTO – Community college students throughout California will soon have access to new technology that will help them identify their academic goals, develop structure...

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Changes to recreational tuna regulations now in effect

The California Fish and Game Commission recently adopted changes to recreational tuna regulations. The new regulations are effective as of today, July 30, 2015.
 
The ...

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Parker: A national monument in our own backyard

On July 10, President Obama designated 330,780 acres of California’s stunning wildlands as one of our nation’s newest national monuments, “Berryessa Snow Mountain.” The ne...

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Thompson’s bill to help veterans and their families afford health care to be signed into law

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson’s (CA-5) bipartisan legislation to help veterans and their families save for and afford health care passed the Senate on Thursd...

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Reimers: Why I'm running for supervisor

I’m running for District 5 supervisor because the citizens, businesses and government of Lake County can no longer afford to have the lake be the Achilles heel to what sh...

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State ag board to discuss greenhouse gas reductions incentives for farms, communities Aug. 4

SACRAMENTO – Incentive programs available to farmers and local communities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions will be the focus of the California State Board of Food and ...

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