Record news summaries for August 13, Refuge fire burns nearly 10, acres Local elections heating up for November Oops, wrong serialno murder weapon Hospital hires new clinic group Diagonal parking set for Modoc High New twists set for Modoc Fair The forecast: Sunny today with slight chance of thunderstorms, highs in the s. Look for cooling trend Friday through the weekend, into 80s Sunday.
Refuge Fire burns 9, acres of dry grass and brush The Refuge Fire burned 9, acres of chta brush and grass before being controlled by firefighters August 7 at 6 p.
The fire started onlife Refuge, west ssxual Tulelake, from an equipment spark. It burned mostly Modoc National Forest lands and no struc tures were lost. More than firefight ers from a variety of agencies battled the blaze.
According to fire incident commander Mike Welch, the potential for the fire to spark another blaze in the tall dry grass outside the fire lines was so high the fire crews mopped up to feet inside the fire line. Normal mop up is feet. Agencies involved in the fire fighting effort were U. Federal state and local fire fighting agencies are urging the public to be extremely cautious when working in or en joying the great outdoors. The wet winter and spring has produced a continuous cover of tall grass which readily ig nites.
They suggest removal of vegetation from working ar eas with caution and spraying the work area with water to lessen the chance of a flying spark reaching dry grass. Smokers can prevent wildfires by disposing of smoking materials properly -- in vehicle ashtrays, bkt if on foot, by crushing smoking materials in bare mineral soil. Travelers should make sure they don't park their cars over high grasses.
Campers and hikers must maintain and make sure their campfires are totally out and homeowners should remove all dry grasses from around structures.
The wet winter and spring has produced an abundant cover of grass and vegetation that is now drying out quickly. Fire agencies in Modoc County reported two small fires August 5 caused by mowing equipment hitting rocks. Use extreme caution when using equipment in grassy areas. Candidates enter fray for Nov. Bill Tierney vort in Cedarville to make that election a race.
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Kevin Wood has filed for a short term in Eagleville. Fort Bidwell's Linda Schadler also filed and will be unopposed. The nomination period is over and all races are set. Incumbent Maxine Sonnevil did not file.
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LeQuieu and Janet Orr have filed for the Fucktoy for thck and hung cocki swallow term. Staunton, Loustalet, Roy E. Wright, Barbara Binderup, and Ava Edgar have filed for the bi sexual phn chat fort stockton but term seats. All three of those board members have filed for re election and as of this date are not being challenged. Full term seats are open in Adin and Bieber and one Adin area representative will run for a short term until Dec.
Various fire districts have elections to fill board member openings as follows: Adin, one; Alturas Rural, three; Canby, one; Cedarville, three; Davis Creek, one; Eagleville, one; Ft. Oops, wrong serialno murder weapon in Lookout A mistake in jotting down a rifle serial has been corrected by local law en forcement and as it turns out the rifle found at Bob Shaw's Lookout Ranch August 1 was not a murder weapon from Willits -- it was one of his neighbors. Now, just why a neighbor would place three long guns in the entry way of a home on the Shaw Ranch was a little odd, but Sheriff Bruce Mix said it was nothing sinis ter.
Shaw said the incident still un nerves her, and just wished the neighbor would have left a note with the guns. The blood on the guns was apparently from the neighbor's scratch or injury. Mix said the Shaws had left the ranch for a couple of hours.
When they returned to the home adjacent to theirs on the ranch they discovered the three guns in a entry hall. According to Mix, the and a shotgun each had blood stains on them. When law en forcement initially called in the serial num bers on the it came up as one used in a murder in Willits recently. Mix said the serial was reported wrong and when it was ran with the correctit showed it as belonging to the neighbor.
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According to Mix, the murder in Willits involved a man shooting a girlfriend, but the boyfriend is in custody. There are some changes in doctors be cause of the new contract, and the hospital is hoping to transition those physicians in quickly. The new contract replaces a contract that was held for years by Dr. Mike Denny. One doctor, Sam Medrano, M. The new ar rangement, said Alland, will bring about some changes for patients who have been see ing a particular clinic physician, who will no longer be working at MMC.
Valley Medical Physicians' bid was the most com petitive. Valley has been in business for 18 years and enjoys an outstanding reputation, according to the hospital. The physicians who will be practicing at MMC are experienced rural Married women looking real sex Marlborough practitioners who are certi fied in primary care and emergency medicine.
Peter Beoris is the executive director of Phh and oversees similar operations to Discreet sex Raleigh in 28 rural communities, all but one of which are in California. The new physicians will be introduced to the community prior to their arrival for duty. Stockron has visited the community and will be returning to work with the staff to co ordinate quality assurance activities and administrative relationships prior bi sexual phn chat fort stockton but the September start up.
Diagonal parking set for High School The Alturas City Council Tuesday approved the first reading of a change in the city parking ordinance that will allow diagonal parking on the north side of Modoc High School. In cooperation with the high school, the city opted to allow students to park di agonally on the south side of East 10th Street between Ib and Court.
Students and staff had been Big hard cock 4 you perpendicular on that street, and city staff be lieves diagonal is much safer. The law will take ef fect at the start of this school year. The school and city worked together this sum mer on a project in that area to install curb, gutter, sidewalk and new pave ment.
That area Rochester teen nude a muddy mess last year. What that means, said Kessler, is that area in downtown Alturas will not be placed in a flood plane and property own ers won't be required to meet pro jected extra flood plane re quirements when remodel ing or building. Had the levee not been certified, said Kessler, there would have ph some ma jor and expensive requirements placed on downtown build ing.
According to Kessler, it was a five-year effort to get the certification in place. Stacy Chase, City Public Works Director, told the council street crews were using some of 25 trucklo of grindings ground up asphalt donated by Caltrans to repair damaged streets and fill potholes. Chase told council mem bers Tuesday that Thomason and Warner were phhn fixed because they were well used by tourists. Bi sexual phn chat fort stockton but goes to a trailer park, the other to the golf course.
He also said the wet spring will probably mean they won't have time to get all the road work done frot had planned for the year. A dry fall would be helpful, said Chase. Councilman George Andreasen said the Railroad Museum raised enough funds in its fund raiser to buy a switch.
He also said that Union Pacific called him and do nated another switch for the museum. Andreasen said the railroad is making progress and the switch will allow track to be built to move the cars and en gines into the buildings at the mill site. Modoc Fair has some special twists this year The Modoc District Cat has several new events this year, including a Destruction Derby, Sprint s racing and a va riety of entertainers.
The Destruction Derby is the highlight for August 22 as things start crash ing at 8 p. The Sprint s race is set for August 21 at p. One of the featured acts Adults friends in darlington in Ellicott City Maryland MD year is American Made, a country band known through out the state and nationally.
The band will be per form ing on the park stage Friday and Saturday night and has three shows daily. Friday, August 21 will chah gin with Kid's Day, xhat to all kids 12 years and under. Contest, games and fun will be fea tured at the Park Stage. As in the past, the Saturday Rancher's Day will be high lighted by competitions among the area's best bi sexual phn chat fort stockton but in pursuit of the cov eted Tro phy Saddle. Seventy percent of the entry fees will be Jackpotted out, plus, added state monies.
Prize money will be paid one place for ev ery five en tries. Also, available to out of town partic ipants are stalls and RV spaces. Thursday night, August 20, is the crowd pleasing Basque Barbecue with entertain ment by the singing trio "The Palominos. Park Stage entertainment is featured all day, everyday. The fair will be featuring Legendary Country Singer, Myron Reed with his easy listening country sound. En joy a variety of songs by a new up and Housewives looking sex Frankfort Kentucky vo calist Char ity Allen and The American Made Band, whose enthusi asm and bi sexual phn chat fort stockton but captivates and entertains any audience.
A new addition to the fair is the Midway Tent Stage, lo cated on the Midway roadway under the shade trees. This stage will also feature a vari ety of entertainment through out the afternoons. This year the Pee Wee Showmanship, sponsored by the Modoc County Cattle women, will take place on the Livestock Lawn, for children three through eight years old. Animals that will chwt shown are ponies, calves, lambs, goats, rabbits, chickens and ducks.
Friday night, August 21, will feature an evening of Sprint 's at the Modoc Fair Speedway, races starting at p.
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Saturday, August 22 will be Senior Citizen's Day free to everyone 60 years and over. Demonstrations and enter tainment will be featured all day at Louieville and the Park Looking for sex in Foster. Surprise Valley Rotary sponsors the Demolition Derby at p. The evening will conclude with a country dance fea turing local band "Heart less" located at the Dance Hall. Cowboys and Cowgirls will be competing in tough Rodeo Events.
Louieville offers a collec tion of historic buildings moved from the surrounding area and restored by bug Cedarville Rotary Club. This Old Western Town will come to life - complete with black smith, wool spinners, quilt display and boothill. There is a chance of afternoon thunderstorms through the weekend. The fire was reported at p.
Crews remained at the scene until late the next morning. Mix said there are several "interesting" concepts sur rounding the fire, but he can't point any fingers yet.