Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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Colusa’s new police lieutenant sworn in

Colusa County’s loss is the City of Colusa’s gain. Lt. Sara Martin, the former investigator with the Colusa County District Attorney’s Office, was sworn in...

A tree named for Charlie

The City of Colusa will memorialize the late Charles Whitcomb Tuttle Jr. by naming one of the city’s iconic conifers after him. “Charlie loved trees,”...

High schools to reopen in Colusa County

Maxwell Unified School District will be the envy of the county when school resumes next week for junior high and high school students after...

CHP reminds parents to be a role model for teen driver

Teen drivers can face challenges with every new experience.  During National Teen Driver Safety Week, October 18-24, 2020, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) joins...

Williams school board race may lead to major changes

The forum last week for candidates running for the Williams Unified School District Board of Trustees had the least attendance of the five events...

More elementary students to return to school

Elementary school students in Colusa and Arbuckle are a step closer to returning to school, and if Colusa County remains on the upward trajectory...

Ballot tracking program, other options alleviate fear about mail-in voting

Knowing your vote counts has never been easier - even if Colusa County voters return their ballots by mail. The California Secretary of State is...

Three Williams residents vying for City Council

The Williams City Council race is heating up for the Nov. 3 election with three people running for two open seats. Former Mayor John Troughton...

City to review parks and recreation master plan

Community meetings to be held Over the next few weeks, the City of Colusa will be reviewing its Parks and Recreation Master Plan in a...

Local candidates put best foot forward in series of forums

The Colusa County Chamber of Commerce wrapped up its first week of hosting political forums for local candidates. Candidates for Colusa City Council, District 2...

Election ballots are in the mail

The Nov. 3, 2020 Presidential Election is less than a month away and ballots should be in the mailboxes this week of all registered...

Colusa Cemetery to participate in Wreaths Across America

National nonprofit Wreaths Across America (WAA) announced that the Colusa Cemetery in Colusa has once again joined the effort to support the mission to...

Pumpkin Centerpiece Workshop held in-home

With the effects of Coronavirus policies and restrictions continuing into the holiday season, the Master Gardeners of Colusa County look to continue their workshops...

CCOE to provide free books to students

The Colusa County Office of Education’s Innovative Approaches to Literacy (IAL) Department will host a series of book giveaways throughout the month of October...

Holiday craft fair canceled due to coronavirus restrictions

While many Colusa County businesses and enterprises were hurt by the coronavirus shutdown, few were affected as much or possibly as permanently as the...

Stonyford celebrates vibrant history

The wind was almost as fierce Sunday in Stonyford as it was on the valley floor, but it did not stop people from getting...

Sex offender registry to see dramatic change in 2021

Two convicted child molesters were sentenced last week for failing to register as sex offenders, a consequence that could jeopardize their chances of getting...

Surviving the election: How to protect yourself from the stress of politics

We interrupt your latest binge of breaking political news, fear-provoking campaign commercials and angry posts from your favorite pundit to report that politics can...

Social Media and Kids: What Parents Can Do to Ensure Safe Use

The negative effects of social media have been much discussed as of late, thanks to the recently released documentary on Netflix, “The Social Dilemma.” The...

FBN – Amedee’s Flower & Gift

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2020-0000080 Date filed: September 28, 2020 The following persons are doing business as: AMEDEE’S FLOWER & GIFT Business Address: 734 E. Street, Williams,...

Quilters serve local needs, fire victims

Had it not been for a coronavirus pandemic, the Pacific Flyway Quilters would have held their annual Community Service Giveaway Night with a little...

Colusa County Office of Education – Request for Proposals

COLUSA COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Colusa County Office of Education (CCOE) is accepting emailed bids for the bulk purchase of LTE Equipment...

CUSD working to get some students back to school

The Covid-19 pandemic has changed modern education in a way never before experience. For most schools in the state of California, getting students back to...

Art on display in Colusa

The Colusa County Arts Council held its second post pandemic art walk for people to casually stroll outside in Colusa’s downtown, and take in...

Life, as I see it: Wind down

As the weather turns cooler and days begin to be shorter, I find myself winding down. The business of summer, the craving to spend...

Three killed on I-5 in two separate accidents 

Three people were killed on Interstate 5 in Colusa County over a five day period in two separate accidents.  A Yuba City couple were killed...

Coaches Corner: Dan Kiely

Soccer in Colusa County has a long history of competitive play and a major contributor to that tradition is Colusa High School boys’ soccer...

Garden Club Plant Sale

The Garden Club of Colusa County hosted their fall plant sale in the Davison Pavilion in Colusa on Saturday, Sept. 8. The event, which...

First Patriot Day ceremony held at Williams Elementary School

Students who attend Williams Elementary School were not alive 19 years ago when hijackers used airplanes as weapons of destruction to kill nearly 3,000...

Distance learning raises questions about home imagery

Editors Note: The article has been updated from the print version to correct the spelling of Tiffany Sines. Distance learning seems to be more challenging...

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