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The Ukiah Police department is continuing to search for a 16-year-old Ukiah boy suspected of leading officers on a high-speed chase Wednesday night. The incident happened around 9:20 when an officer saw a vehicle heading east on Brush Street at a high rate of speed and attempted to stop it. The driver took off onto […]
Don’t forget… this weekend is when you “fall back” to standard time… you’ll turn your clock back an hour, technically at 2 a.m. Sunday. this is also considered the perfect time to change the batteries in smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors to ensure they are working properly. According to data reported to the National […]
Authorities are trying to find a Hidden Valley Lake man who was reported missing earlier this week. Guillermo Figueroa, has been missing since Sunday night. Hidden Valley Lake Association officials say he’s a husband and father of three. Figueroa has been visiting a friend in Clearlake and telephoned his wife that he was coming home. […]
Lake and Mendocino County officials are reminding people not only set their clocks back this weekend, but to also change your smoke alarm batteries. Daylight saving time ends Sunday at 2 am, so before you go to bed, change your clocks and take time to also check your smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors to […]
The Lakeport Police Officers have been leading Halloween Safety Assemblies for all students at Lakeport Elementary school this week. And the safety tips they’ve been sharing for children and parents include: Go trick-or-treating with a grown up. Make sure your costume lets you see and hear perfectly. Put “Glow in the dark” patches or stripes […]
Sports Highlights from the Record-Bee: In girls soccer, the Clear Lake Cardinals edged a 3–2 league win over the Fort Bragg Timberwolves yesterday afternoon in Lakeport. It was the final league game for both teams. Clear Lake will advance to next week’s North Coast Section playoffs. The Kelseyville Knights needed a tie or a win […]
The New California Employment Development Department Report for September shows good news for Mendocino County. The unemployment rate is at 5.7 percent, which is down from 6.1 percent in August and 7 percent a year ago. Lake County unemployment for September was at 8.7 precent. The statewide unemployment rate is at 7.3 percent for September, […]
The Ukiah Valley Sanitation District is requesting that the city of Ukiah transfer $7.6 million of the district’s money it claims the city is holding. The Ukiah Daily Journal reports that the city owns and operates the Ukiah Waste Water Treatment Plant, but shares operating costs with the UVSD — who wants the check to […]
A Virginia woman who was arrested earlier this week, thought she might have an innovative way of getting out of it. The woman was stopped in Chesapeake for a traffic violation. That’s when 48 year old Lisa Miller told police that she might be sick with the Ebola virus. She told police she was driving […]
Genius Izaak will provide free Information Technology Assistance at the Northumberland Public Library on November 5, 12 and 19 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Those needing help should bring your own electronic devices, including cell phones, for technological assistance. The library is located at 7204 Northumberland Highway, in Heathsville. If you have any questions, just […]
Veterans Day is approaching, and a special salute to current and past members of the U.S. Armed Forces will be held at 4 p.m. November 10 on the lawn of the old Courthouse in Heathsville. Freedom Is Not Free, will be sponsored by the Northumberland Public Library and the Marine Corps League of the Northern […]
Remember complaining about the heat this past summer? Well, think about this now… The first snowflakes of the year could show up today according to the National Weather Service. Here is the forecast: Today, rain showers before 2 p.m., then rain and snow showers. High near 44. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. […]
Both the current Governor, and the Lt. Governor, made campaign stops in northwest Ohio this week. Governor Kasich and Lt Governor Mary Taylor stopped by the Hancock County Republican headquarters in Findlay on Wednesday, then went on to Archbold where they spoke at a Fulton County Get Out the Vote event. Taylor talked about an […]
Work continues toward improvements at the Williams County Airport. It’s all part of an ongoing improvement plan for the airport, and it has been quite noticable for the past few weeks if you have been there, with the resurfacing of the runway being a big priority. The Bryan Kiwanis Club is interested in what’s happening […]
The Edon-Northwest Board of Education and the Edon Northwest Teachers Association have agreed in principle to a one-year contract. According to published reports in the Bryan Times, the deal was reached between the board and the ENTA Tuesday and the board ratified the contract at a special board meeting Thursday afternoon. The vote was 5–0 […]
It was just a plain old routine traffic stop that lead to more serious charges being filed against two Moira men. Ed Histed explains… ((19 year old Conor Russell was pulled over by state police for a seat belt violation in Moira. He ended up being arrested by state Department of Environmental Conservation officers for […]
They got him. Eric Frein, accused in a fatal ambush on Pennsylvania State Police barracks in September, was caught by U.S. marshals yesterday. Frein had a sniper rifle and knives on him when he was captured outside an abandoned airplane hanger at Birchwood-Pocono Airport near Tannersville last night. No shots were fired when he was […]
Trick or Treating in Murphy is tonight. Valley River Avenue will be closed from Duke Street to Pleasant Valley road from 5 to 9 as will Duke to Konaheeta. Police will patrol and the streets will reopen at 9:30. And the Andrews police are giving out free reflective Trick or Treat bags to help keep […]
With the election on Tuesday, WKRK will rebroadcast the Cherokee County candidates debates tomorrow at 1. All local media outlets came together to organize the debates in an effort to create an informed electorate. The debates will air stating around 1 Saturday with the Cherokee County Commission District 1 engagement, followed by Commission District 4, […]
Thousands attended the welcome home party for LeBron James at the plaza across from Quickn Loans Arena before last night’s homeopener, but the Knicks spoiled the party when they beat the Cavs 95 to 90. LeBron had a bad night, shooting 5 of 15 from the field, 1 of 5 from thethree point line, and […]
Willoughby man described as learning disabled was sentenced to 30 years in prison for sexually molesting his girlfriend’s year old boy 5 times when she was at work. After the boy, who is also learning disabled with developmental problems, was molested, the young victim began molesting another child. 23 year-old Michael Parsh told the court […]
Willoughby man described as learning disabled was sentenced to 30 years in prison for sexually molesting his girlfriend’s year old boy 5 times when she was at work. After the boy, who is also learning disabled with developmental problems, was molested, the young victim began molesting another child. 23 year-old Michael Parsh told the court […]
A man was sentenced yesterday for trying to murder his ex-girlfriend, her mother and another man in Mayfield Heights in September of last year. 29 year-old Matthew Cepik broke into the victims’ apartment on Golden Gate Boulevard while they were sleeping and stabbed them all. Rushed to hospitals were the 21 year-old girlfriend, the 53 […]
A hearing for a man accused of driving drunk off a Walnut Beach cliff with a carload of friends was supposed to have a court hearing yesterday but it was put off because a trial was going on in the courtroom he was to appear in. 26 year-old Tyler Ashley is accused of the vehicular […]
A must-attend Halloween season event at Lakeside High School where there is a restored theater pipe organ in the Performing Arts Center. The theater will show the classic silent movie from 1925, the original Phantom of the Opera. Renowned theater organist Dave Wickerham will accompany the movie with the original score. Lon Chaney Sr. stars […]