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Middletown Area Town Hall to discuss light poles, movies in the park, Dollar General committee

MIDDLETOWN, Calif. – The Middletown Area Town Hall is set this week to discuss placing banners on downtown light poles, will get an update on free movie showings and hear the latest on committee formed to study a proposal for a Dollar General store.

Lakeport Planning Commission to consider fence project

LAKEPORT, Calif. – The Lakeport Planning Commission this week will meet to discuss a fence that’s proposed to be built above the city’s height limitation.

CHP plans July 15 traffic safety class for young drivers

KELSEYVILLE, Calif. – Next week the Clear Lake Area California Highway Patrol will offer a free “Start Smart” traffic safety class for soon-to-be-licensed, newly licensed and teenage drivers, and their parents or guardians.

Caltrans begins construction project on Highway 29 between Calistoga, Middletown

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA – Caltrans has started the summer construction phase of the State Route 29 (SR-29) Troutdale Creek Bridge Replacement Project in northwest Napa County between Calistoga and Middletown.

Purrfect Pals: Cats to be featured at adoption event

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – This week Lake County Animal Care and Control is planning an adoption event for cats and dogs, with reduced costs.

LEDAC to discuss Lakeport projects July 8

LAKEPORT, Calif. – The Lakeport Economic Development Advisory Committee will hear the latest on city projects and upcoming events when it meets this week.

Clearlake Planning Commission to consider cell phone tower project

CLEARLAKE, Calif. – The Clearlake Planning Commission will meet this week to discuss a proposal to install a new cell phone tower on Burns Valley Road.

Lakeport City Council to continue cell phone tower appeal hearing

LAKEPORT, Calif. – An appeal of a Lakeport Planning Commission decision to allow a cell phone tower on North High Street is back on the Lakeport City Council agenda on Tuesday, although the company proposing the project is seeking a continuance.

Board of Supervisors to discuss putting Holiday Harbor on the market

LAKEPORT, Calif. – County administrative staff this week is asking the Board of Supervisors to consider the possibility of putting the Holiday Harbor marina in Nice up for sale due to the recovering economy.

Helping Paws: Dogs to be featured during adoption event

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – Lake County Animal Care and Control will be holding a special adoption event this week, with reduced adoption costs for the featured dogs.

Tuleyome Tales: The remarkable geology of the Berryessa Snow Mountain region

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA – The proposed Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument region provides unparalleled access to geologic features associated with an ancient tectonic system where one plate descended beneath another.

Lake County Time Capsule: Herndon Pioneer Cemetery

LOWER LAKE, Calif. – Within the massive archives of historian Henry Mauldin lies the story of the origins of the Herndon Pioneer Cemetery located on Stagecoach Lane in Lower Lake.

Know Lake County: Alatorre to discuss Taylor Observatory-Norton Planetarium

LAKEPORT, Calif. – The Lake County Library invites the public to get to know about Kelseyville’s Taylor Observatory-Norton Planetarium in the July installment of the library’s free lecture series Know Lake County.

CDFW offers tips to prevent backyard wildlife conflicts

Have you ever woken to the sound of a scampering animal in the ceiling above your bed or been startled by a strange scratching noise in your walls? 

Lake County Sheriff's Office assists on regional missing child case

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA – The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is among a host of agencies assisting Shasta County authorities in investigating the disappearance of a 6-month-old girl.