A Mendocino County sheriffâs deputy is being credited with saving a manâs life. According to the Mendocino County Sheriffâs Office, Last Friday around 12:30 am Deputy Zemanuel Lima was on routine patrol in the Fort Bragg area and overheard emergency medical and fire personnel, on another radio channel, being dispatched to a residence on Ocean … Continue reading MCSO Deputy Credited for Saving a Manâs Life
The Lakeport City Council will hold a special meeting tomorrow morning to set goals for the 2015â16 fiscal year. The public is invited to attend the meeting which starts at 9AM in the council chambers at Lakeport City Hall on Park Street. Public workshops on the draft document are expected to take place in June.
The Highway 101 bypass around Willits project is about 65 percent complete. The damaged columns have been replaced when the viaduct collapsed in January and the contractor is also planning to install new falsework to replace the failed section starting this month. The viaduct section is expected to complete in September. According to Caltrans, the … Continue reading Update on Willits Bypass Project
A bill has been introduced that would make it easier for healthcare providers to prescribe pain medication for a shorter day supply to help cut down on prescription drug abuse and deaths. Itâs a bill that Mendocino County Sheriff Tom Allman supports. The Ukiah Daily Journal reports that Bill 623 would make it easier for … Continue reading Sheriff Allman Supports Prescription Drug Bill
Upper Lakeâs two school district boards worked together last night on the details for a possible unification. If approved, the Upper Lake Union High School District and the Upper Lake Union Elementary District would be unified in the 2016â17 school year. The two districts must review and approve 10 criteria before taking votes in June. … Continue reading Upper Lake District Boards Consider Unification
The Spring Turkey season open this Saturday and runs through May 3 (there is an extended archery-only season from May 4â17). The shooting hours are a half-hour before sunrise to 4 p.m. The limit is one bearded turkey per day and a total of three for the season. In addition to a current hunting license … Continue reading Turkey Season
According to a project update provided by Caltrans to the city of Willits, The Highway 101 bypass around Willits project is about 65 percent complete. The damaged columns have been replaced when the viaduct collapsed in January and the contractor is also planning to install new falsework to replace the failed section starting this month. … Continue reading Willits Bypass Project
The Mendocino County Sheriffâs Office is switching to a new emergency alert program. According to the Sheriffâs Office, The new Mendocino County Citizen Alert Notification System named Previously Code Red will communicate âcritical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, unexpected road closures, missing persons, and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods. … Continue reading New Citizen Alert Notification System Mendocino County
A Look back at the top stories from this past week
'This will be Black Sabbath's farewell,' proclaims Sharon Osbourne in the announcement video for Ozzfest Japan which will be taking place in Makuhari Messe on November 22nd
Slipknot guitarist Mick Thomson and his brother Andrew have both been charged with disorderly conduct following a knife fight at the guitarist's home earlier this month
Tom DeLonge won't be busy with Blink-182 this year but he has revealed his ambitious plans to release four new albums this year and explains in an online post why the 'Blink stuff went haywire.'
Original Santana singer and keyboardist Gregg Rolie has reunited with Carlos Santana on the legendary guitarist's current tour of Mexico which kicked off on Saturday
The production company behind a planned biopic about late AC/DC singer Bon Scott is moving forward with their plans for the film, despite the refusal of the legendary singer's estate to sell them story rights
Vital Remains frontman Brian Werner fractured two ribs during the band's concert in Santiago, Chile last Thursday night. Despite his injured he managed to complete the set