The holidays are rapidly approaching and the Lakeport Police Department would like to remind us of some important safety tips and general information. Traffic Safety will be extremely important during this time of year as pedestrian and vehicular traffic increase due to holiday travelers. Please take extra care to watch for pedestrians as you drive […]
A power outage in Ukiah Tuesday night left over 16 hundred residents in the dark for nearly an hour. The outage was due to a problem detected by a pressure sensor that automatically shuts down power as a safety measure.
The Mendocino County Board of Supervisors announced the appointment of a new County Library Director. After conducting a national recruitment and review of 11 potential candidates, The board appointed Wallace Clark as the new Mendocino County Library Director.
This week, the Lake County Board of Supervisors agreed to pursue a grant for a wall to stabilize the hillside above Hill road. The primary route to Sutter Lakeside Hospital, has been closed since last Thursday because of a landslide from the Lakeside Heights subdivision, and the potential for the landslide continues to impact the […]
The Mendocino County Office of Education has released its yearly school condition report in accordance with state law under the Williams Settlement. The Ukiah Daily Journal reports that After reviewing 15 county schools designated low-performing, MCOE determined that county schools are generally in âgoodâ condition, and none of the reviewed schools qualified as one of […]
The suspected killer of a Willits woman pleaded not guilty in court last week. Terrell Marshall Jr. is accused of killing and raping 25-year-old Kayla Chesser of Willits on Halloween night. The DAâs office said earlier this month, Marshall was facing charges for murder, and a special allegation of murder committed while being engaged in […]
The Lake County Special Districts announced that the urgency conservation ordinances for Kelseyville County Water Works and Finley Water system have been lifted. These water systems are still in Stage 1 of the Drought Management Plan and customers still need to voluntarily conserve water. The urgency conservation ordinances remain in place for: Mt Hannah, Bonanza […]
A resolution to dedicate a portion of the Willits Bypass to Fallen Navy Seal Jesse Pittman is now headed to the State. The Menodocino County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously in support of the renaming. The resloution introduced by 3rd district Supervisor John Pinches now goes to the office of Assemblyman John Wood.
A Mendocino County man perished in a house fire in Point Arena last week. Firefighters responded to the fire around 1:15am Friday on Pine Reef Street. Once Firefighters put the blaze out. It was confirmed the victim had died in the home. The name of the victim has not been released yet.