Alleged Murder In Montague

MONTAGUE, Calif. — A Northern California woman is dead, and her husband is in jail on murder and domestic violence charges. Lukes Ladewig is being held without bail in the Siskiyou County Jail. Police say on Wednesday morning, they responded to Ladewig’s home in Montague, with a report that his 30-year-old wife was seriously injured. … Continue reading »

Blue Goose Locomotive Derailed

MONTAGUE, Calif. – A plan to move the historic “Blue Goose” steam locomotive from Yreka to an excursion railroad in northeast Oregon is closer to being derailed. Documents received by NewsWatch12 this past week seem to indicate a mounting pile of debt and legal problems could delay or sidetrack the project first hinted at a … Continue reading »

Vandalism At Siskiyou Airport

By Ron Brown MONTAGUE, Calif. — County, state and federal authorities are investigating what may be one of the highest-dollar vandalism cases in Siskiyou County history. Several airplanes were broken into, and at least one started-up Sunday night or Monday morning, resulting in major damage to at least two of the planes. Two Cessna airplanes, … Continue reading »