Saturday, April 17, 2021

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Colusa reports 11th COVID death 

The coronavirus vaccine is open to individuals 65 and older in Colusa County, but that will not speed up the Public Health Department’s ability...

Arrest Log (02/04/2021)

Ryda Marie Stuart, 69, of Lower Lake, CA, was arrested by the California Highway Patrol on 01/29/2021, at 9:07 AM, in the area of...

Visitors flock to refuges to enjoy wintering waterfowl

The cancellation of the 2021 Snow Goose Festival, which would have been held last week, didn’t stop people from enjoying the experience of the...

Colusa County celebrates 4-H week

The Colusa County Board of Supervisors on Jan. 19 proclaimed Jan. 24-30 as Colusa County 4-H Week.  The board honored the local 4-H program and...

Former Safe Haven Recovery Center demolished

It’s been 15 months since an arson fire gutted the Oak Street home of Safe Haven Wellness and Recovery Center, but the crime scene...

Williams detective named ‚ÄėOfficer of the year‚Äô

The Williams Police Department‚Äôs newest detective has been selected ‚ÄúOfficer of the Year.‚Ä̬† Detective Leticia Reusser was named to the honor through nominations by her...

Search on for new Williams Unified administrator 

The Williams Unified School District Board of Trustees hit the ground running at their first meeting in 2021 to find a new superintendent of...

February Commodity Distribution

The North State Food Bank Emergency Food Assistance Program schedule for the month of January is as follows:  10 AM to Noon, on Wednesday,...

‚ÄúLet Them Play‚ÄĚ Colusa County athletes unite to rally for return to high...

Over 100 people, including student-athletes, their families, coaches, teachers, and school administrators gathered last Friday afternoon at Lavanche Hursch Park in Arbuckle to participate...

Drive-by parade for 100th birthday celebration 

A well-known Williams woman is Colusa County’s newest centenarian.  Marie Spooner turned 100 years old on Sunday, and got the surprise of her life.  Dozens of...

Residents bowl Christmas trees on Main Street

Large exercise balls and discarded Christmas trees met up with each other on Saturday in a unique event that brought people outdoors and to...

Sites Reservoir team partners with Maxwell Park and Rec 

The Sites Reservoir Authority principals opened their hearts and reached into their own pockets over the holidays to help build something bigger than a...

Maxwell schools not returning to full day 

Gov. Gavin Newsom has proposed spending $2 billion to get California schools K-12 students back into the classroom by early spring.  The governor announced the...

Local government Supervisors rotate leadership

District 4 Supervisor Gary Evans will serve as chair of the Colusa County Board of Supervisors in 2021.  Evans was unanimously selected at the board’s...

Coronavirus vaccinations underway in Colusa County 

EDITORS NOTE: The County of Colusa released an updated statement following the publication of this story. Read statement. Covid-19, the disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2...

Local hemp production not what it hoped to be

Exactly one year after the Colusa County Board of Supervisors permitted the limited production of industrial hemp, officials said hope for a potentially new...

County reports ninth COVID death

A ninth person has died in Colusa County from COVID-19, Public Officials announced Monday. The news came the same day that Gov. Gavin Newsom warned...

Sites Reservoir hits new milestone

Sites Reservoir picked up more momentum last week when it was awarded $13.7 million in the 2021 federal spending bill, authorized through the Water...

New supervisor sworn in

New District 2 Supervisor Daurice Kalfsbeek Smith took her seat on the Colusa County Board of Supervisors on Monday.  Kalfsbeek was sworn in on Jan....

Hand sanitizer safety

Melissa Erickson / More Content Now Attached to purses and backpacks, tucked into glove boxes and desk drawers, alcohol-based hand sanitizers are part of our daily...

How Your Family Can Adopt Healthier Digital Habits in 2021

Statepoint Media As we head into 2021, adults and kids alike may still be enjoying the excitement of digital devices received as gifts over the...

Retiring supervisor recognized for service 

District 2 Supervisor John Loudon will hang up his spurs on Thursday, the last official day he serves as a member of the Colusa...

Council member out, but not going away

Past and present members of the Williams City Council bid farewell to Councilman John Troughton Jr. at the city’s last meeting of 2020.  Troughton lost...

Mixed bag of new laws to take effect in 2021 

 New Year’s Day will usher in a host of new laws in California, many affecting employers, including a new law that requires employers to...

California Democrats adapt District election meetings to pandemic

Due to the COVID19 pandemic, the California Democratic Party (CDP) has announced changes to the 2021 Assembly District Election Meetings (ADEM) process in order...

Colusa County democrats seek new central committee members and volunteer English-Spanish translators

The Colusa County Democratic Central Committee (CCDCC), the official group representing Colusa County Democrats to the California Democratic Party, is seeking new members and...

Maxwell Country Christmas dazzles community

Despite an updated stay-at-home order given over a week ago by Public Health officials, the Maxwell Park and Recreation District decided their beloved annual...

Valley west employee wins new car

A Colusa woman’s holidays got a bit brighter on Thursday after winning a new Ford Ecosport.  Teresa Lopez-Plascencia, a certified nurse’s aide at Valley West,...

Maxwell resident soars with accomplishments

A 2017 Maxwell High School graduate, Mallory Mathis, is making strides this year amid the Covid-19 pandemic.  As a current senior at Chapman University, Mathis...

County to begin vaccinating health care workers for coronavirus

Colusa County is expected to receive a small amount of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine this week to give to selected health care workers at Colusa...

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