Missing Man Found Dead

LAKE SISKIYOU, Calif. — Nearly a week after disappearing, a Siskiyou County man’s body has been found. A resident found Frank Rivera’s body on the north shore of Lake Siskiyou. The investigation didn’t reveal any criminal activity. Search and rescue teams in Siskiyou County didn’t turn up anything when the 67-year-old Mt. Shasta resident was … Continue reading »

Another Man Missing in Siskiyou Co.

SISIKYOU COUNTY, Calif. — Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Deputies are looking for a missing man, 67-year old Frank Rivera, and are asking the community for help. He’s a 5′ 7″ Native American man with brown hair. Rivera’s brother reported him missing saying he doesn’t drive and left his bike at home. Rivera doesn’t have any medical … Continue reading »

Siskiyou Co. Crash Closes Interstate 5

NEAR YREKA, Calif. — Icy roads caused car pileup of about 60 cars on Tuesday night on northbound Interstate 5, just 10 miles North of Yreka. The Interstate has re-opened after crews worked early in the morning to re-open it. Officers were dispatched just after 6 p.m. Tuesday evening to a crash just south of the … Continue reading »

Wife Arrested in Murder of Medford Man

MEDFORD, Ore. — The wife of murdered Medford man is in jail charged with his death. Michael Christopher MacCallum was found dead of a gunshot wound at the bottom of steep cliff just over the Oregon/California boarder in Siskiyou County. His body was found November 20th by search and rescue crews. His wife, Patricia MacCallum … Continue reading »

Cal Fire Charges New Fee

YREKA, Calif. — After a year and a half of budget cuts, California Fire’s deficit will now be partially funded through a new fee charged to certain homeowners. That bill is set to reach homeowners across California in the next few weeks and while some say it’s an unexpected burden others say they’re happy to … Continue reading »

Cal Fire Monitors Lightning-Caused Fires

By Bryan Navarro YREKA, Calif. — A storm producing lightning moved through the region last night. Cal Fire officials say Monday’s thunderstorms were the biggest they’ve seen so far; they counted 88 strikes, starting at least two fires. Cal Fire shows the storm’s surge through Siskiyou County. Witnesses say the clouds hung low and the … Continue reading »

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