Local unemployment up, state and federal rates down in January
LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – Lake County’s unemployment rose slightly in January, while state and national rates improved, according to a new report from the California Employment Development Department.
Anderson Marsh nonprofit to receive Merit Award at California Trails & Greenways Conference
LOWER LAKE, Calif. – The Anderson Marsh Interpretive Association (AMIA) will receive the Underserved Communities Merit Award at the California Trails & Greenways Conference to be held on April 9 in Palm Springs.
Deputies arrest Burbank man for weapons violations
MIDDLETOWN, Calif. – While investigating an unrelated case last Wednesday night, deputies arrested a Burbank man for weapons violations.
State attorney general, legislative leaders unveil truancy legislation
California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris has announced a package of legislation to help local school districts and communities address California’s elementary school truancy crisis.
WATER: Severity of past droughts quantified by new streamflow reconstructions
As part of ongoing work to improve California’s drought preparedness and better adapt to climate change, the Department of Water Resources on Monday released a report examining tree-ring data to help better understand historic periods of drought.
Hitch run under way; large group seen in Kelsey Creek
LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – The Clear Lake hitch run is under way in local creeks, with conditions for the fish appearing to have improved thanks to recent rains.
Chamber hosts presentation on health care for small businesses at monthly meeting
CLEARLAKE, Calif. – Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce held its monthly meeting last Tuesday at Main Street Bar and Grill in Clearlake.
Home wine, beer makers again to star in annual festival
LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – Lake County’s annual Home Wine and Beer Makers Festival, briefly sidelined last year by an adverse ruling by the State, is back in business again.
Lakeport Planning Commission to discuss general plan, fence and vacation rental requests
LAKEPORT, Calif. – The Lakeport Planning Commission this week will hold a workshop on the city’s general plan, and consider applications for a fence and a user permit for a vacation rental.
Magnitude 3 quake reported at The Geysers
COBB, Calif. – A 3-magnitude quake was reported near The Geysers geothermal steamfield on Saturday evening.