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Details emerge from the investigation and arrest of Ramon Herrera

Apr 20 2015

    Editor’s note - The following details the investigation report regarding the felony arrest of local restaurant owner Ramon Herrera. 

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The hardest road

Apr 20 2015

    Our youngest daughter suffers from severe mental illness, specifically bipolar disorder. 

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Sheriff's Log 4-20-15

Apr 20 2015

    As a public service, the Ridge Rider News Sheriff’s log and CHP Activity log contain information obtained from the current public record. 

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A view from the Ridge: Gertie Shannon the daily annoyance

Apr 20 2015

    I haven’t thought of nasty, hateful Gertie Shannon in many, many decades, until I found an ancient autograph book from the seventh grade at Theodore Roosevelt Junior High. 

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Adventure seekers should go look!

Apr 20 2015

    Fishing and hunting trips are always more fun if you think of them as adventures. 

Article by: Frank Galusha, EasyWriter  View Article
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Spring Mushroom season

Apr 06 2015

    The Spring mushroom harvest season is about to begin on the forest’s Shasta- McCloud Management Unit. 

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Apr 06 2015

….and he surely had a chat with Mother Nature because the predicted weather held off, allowing the community Easter Egg Hunt to take place on Saturday, April 4th on the grounds of the Black Butte Elementary School. 

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Allergies

Apr 06 2015

    Pollen season is upon us. 

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A view from the Ridge: Gifts with a mission

Apr 06 2015

    Well folks, the holiday gift shopping mania is over. 

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Spring Break - Healthy snacks for kids

Apr 06 2015

    If you and your kids are staying close to home over spring break, make sure to have plenty of healthy snacks on hand to keep them from snacking on unhealthier options. 

Article by: Patti Allison, Development Officer for Shingletow  View Article
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Back in Time: 1914

Apr 06 2015

Note:  The content of these advertisments offered the pioneers of the Shingletown Ridge the opportunity to indulge their fancies should they have the opportunity to travel the long road to Redding. 

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Sheriff's Log 4-06-15

Apr 06 2015

    As a public service, the Ridge Rider News Sheriff’s log and CHP Activity log contain information obtained from the current public record. 

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Plants of Shingletown -Article 7

Apr 06 2015

    Last week we discussed manzanita and mentioned that it was part of the Ericacea family of plants. 

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What will you choose?

Apr 06 2015

    Today I want to write about sin, love, and forgiveness. 

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Buy local: Support local businesses - support Shingletown

Mar 30 2015

    How many times have we told ourselves or heard these words from fellow Shingletown area residents: “I’ll go to Redding to get “it”…. 

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Supervisors approve new deputy for Shingletown

Mar 30 2015

    The number one responsibility of local government is to ensure the public’s safety - in our homes and in our businesses. 

Article by: Supervisor Les Baugh  View Article
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A view from the Ridge: Do you fit your food to any thought? Part 2

Mar 30 2015

    As promised in last week’s “View”. 

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Fan Fiction

Mar 30 2015

    Fan fiction, also called fanfiction or fanfic, are stories based on the characters or settings from an original work of fiction, created by fans of that work rather than by its creator. 

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Sheriff's Log 03-30-15

Mar 30 2015

    As a public service, the Ridge Rider News Sheriff’s log and CHP Activity log contain information obtained from the current public record. 

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April is Library Month

Mar 30 2015

    The Shingletown Library has a lot to offer the community. 

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Plants of Shingletown - 7

Mar 30 2015

    Spring is here!  The ephemeral plants of early spring are beginning to poke their heads above the ground for a brief but striking show. 

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SMC: Pre-Mother’s Day Spring Tea & Fashion Show

Mar 16 2015

    We’ll get all dressed up and have some tea!  Oh, what fun this party will be! 
    The Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) will be hosting their 5th annual Pre-Mother’s Day Spring Tea and Fashion Show on Saturday, April 25th from noon to 2:30 PM. 

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Mar 16 2015

    St. Patrick’s Day, March 17th, is an Irish holiday celebrating St. 

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Gaffs with a gaff and gigs with gig

Mar 16 2015

    With ocean fishing seasons just weeks away it’s time to get your boat, motor and fishing gear in good shape. 

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Sheriff's Log 3-16-15

Mar 16 2015

    As a public service, the Ridge Rider News Sheriff’s log and CHP Activity log contain information obtained from the current public record. 

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A view from the Ridge Sailor Talk: A different language

Mar 16 2015

    For most of my adult life, I was a “stink pot” sailor, which means I scorn the sissies who choose sitting under a sail with nothing more exciting than irritating a power boater. 

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Cats

Mar 16 2015

    The old joke is that cats were once worshipped as gods in Egypt—and they have never forgotten. 

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Plants of Shingletown -Article 6

Mar 16 2015

    In the last column we were discussing how to prepare your land for landscaping if you live in our typical mixed conifer forest. 

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Lassen OHV grant proposal available for review

Mar 16 2015

    The Lassen National Forest will once again have the opportunity to submit an application to obtain a grant from the California State Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division (OHMVR) for consideration for funding in support of the Forest’s on-going Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) program. 

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Mr. E Bunny brings Easter Baskets to town

Mar 09 2015

    Mr. Bunny has notified the Shingletown Community Center group (S. 

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SVFD Auxiliary brings back the Fun Day Craft Faire

Mar 09 2015

    As many noticed, last year’s Family Fun Day event did not include the traditional Craft Faire in the big event. 

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Wild Horse Sanctuary practices responsible herd management

Mar 09 2015

SHINGLETOWN – Managing a herd of some 300 rescued wild horses and burros on the 5,000 acres that comprise Northern California’s Wild Horse Sanctuary can be a challenging, but necessary, thing to do. 

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Forty years

Mar 09 2015

    Come the month of May, forty years will have passed since I graduated from South Dade High School in Homestead, Florida. 

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A view from the Ridge: The nifty-fifties... plus, plus, plus

Mar 09 2015

    I’m thinking that a major part of our wonderful community is eligible for discounts at oil and lube establishments, senior rates at the movies ( the chipper young ticket seller could ask you to be carded, but noooo),  are in line for age defying makeup, testosterone patches, six different heartburn medicines, Depends, relaxed fit jeans. 

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Sheriff's Log 3-9-15

Mar 09 2015

    As a public service, the Ridge Rider News Sheriff’s log and CHP Activity log contain information obtained from the current public record. 

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Shingletown man arrested

Mar 09 2015

    On February 26, 2015, at approximately 1:55 pm, deputies responded to the Cottonwood area in an attempt to locate Charles Joe Petrisevac, of Shingletown, who had a warrant for his arrest for misdemeanor battery. 

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Shingletown Council applauds Supervisor Les Baugh

Mar 09 2015

    The Shingletown Council Membership meeting received much favor from those that attended. 

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Home Fire Escape planning can make the difference between life and death

Mar 02 2015

    In two minutes you can ride an elevator to the top of the Empire State Building or make a pot of coffee. 

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Cascade Theatre hires new management team

Mar 02 2015

    Redding’s historic Cascade Theatre is happy to announce the appointment of the theater’s new management team. 

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Superfoods with Vitamin C

Mar 02 2015

    If you chug a glass of orange juice every time you start sniffling, you may be onto something. 

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Dawn Over Ceres

Mar 02 2015

    On the night of January 1, 1801 Giuseppe Piazzi at the Academy of Palermo, Sicily discovered Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt lying between Mars and Jupiter, the fourth and fifth planets, respectively, in our solar system. 

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A view from the Ridge Twelve-step program: exiting a sports car

Mar 02 2015

    My daughter is the proud owner of a very low-slung and very fashionable  sporty vehicle. 

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Sheriff's Log 03-02-15

Mar 02 2015

    As a public service, the Ridge Rider News Sheriff’s log and CHP Activity log contain information obtained from the current public record. 

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Plants of Shingletown -Article 5

Mar 02 2015

    The last few weeks we’ve discussed the more common conditions encountered when gardening and landscaping in our area. 

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Mr. E Bunny needs community help

Feb 23 2015

    The Shingletown Community Center group is gearing up to construct many Easter baskets for our resident kids and YOU can help with this important process. 

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Scott Valley Bank announces new President and Chief Executive Officer

Feb 23 2015

    Scott Valley Bank has announced the selection of J. 

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A view from the Ridge: I was health clubbed

Feb 23 2015

    Summer! The River! What River? Any SoCal boat owner with a penchant for camping in 100-plus heat, boat drifting, inner tubing, water skiing, pitting a souped-up Merc outboard motor (that would be De Witt’s  Kums Undun) against some “all show, no go” inboard; mention Paradise Point or Hacker’s and chances are The River would immediately be identified as The Colorado River. 

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Je Suis Charlie

Feb 23 2015

    On the morning of January 7, 2015, Islamic terrorists walked into the Paris office of Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical newspaper with a circulation of perhaps 15,000. 

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Sheriff's Log 2-23-15

Feb 23 2015

    As a public service, the Ridge Rider News Sheriff’s log and CHP Activity log contain information obtained from the current public record. 

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Taste and odor of water

Feb 23 2015

Color of water
    Drinking water should be colorless and clear from turbidity. 

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