Yreka (United States)

Type: City
Name: Yreka (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 41.735401
Longitude: -122.634003
population: 7,124
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

California drought: Water witches in demand as wells run dry

Sacramento --The calls started in October, when the rain was supposed to come. Rob Thompson's phone kept ringing - a farmer in Fresno, a winemaker in Napa Valley, a rancher in Yreka.All were looking for water. And they had heard Thompson could find it ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Obama signs disaster declaration for wildfire-scorched Washington state

3:37 p.m. CDTBy Victoria CavaliereSEATTLE (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Tuesday approved federal disaster aid for wildfire-scorched Washington state, as the U.S. West Coast struggles with a near-record fire season that experts say will likely ... [Published WTAQ News Talk - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

10,000 Acres A Day: Oregon Gulch Fire Marches On

SUNDAY 9:30 PM:ODF says crews "made excellent progress on the fire" during the day Sunday.  Fire acreage at 36,500+... first day since Thursday fire did not gain 10,000 acres during the day.SUNDAY NOON:The Oregon Gulch Fire continues to burn through a ... [Published Oregon Public Broadcasting - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

Gov. Brown declares state of emergency for California wildfires

Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday declared a state of emergency due to the effects of several wildfires burning in central and northern California counties.Thousands of acres have burned in El Dorado, Amador, Butte, Humboldt, Lassen, Madera, Mariposa, Mendocino, ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Caifornia Water Restriction Fines Now Go Into Effect

By Aaron Nilsson/KTVL.comYREKA, Calif. -- Residents in California may need to pay up to five-hundred dollars for water violations starting August 1st.State, county and city officials said how they are trying to educate residents and avoid enforcement ... [Published KTVL Channel 10 - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Father Hugh P. Gallagher: A story of miles, miners & mules

Hugh Gallagher’s name is engraved on the marker at Holy Cross Cemetery, Colma, memorializing pioneer priests buried at Calvary Cemetery in San Francisco and moved to Holy Cross in 1939. August 1st, 2014By Msgr. Francis A. CarbineThe village of Killygordon, ... [Published Catholic San Francisco - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Disappearance and Return on the Klamath River

By Katharine Blake McFarland Last weekend I slept in the back of my car by a stream in the Klamath River Basin, a territory that stretches across the top of California and into Southern Oregon. This is how you camp when you don't have a tent, ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Apr 07 2014]

Quotes

"I had a property owner looking at me like I hit my head," Mondavi said. "I found him a hell of a well. He turned into a believer."
"When you have these conditions, lots of breeze, plenty of sunlight in drought conditions, the fire pretty much dominates the environment" Ferguson said
...We have extreme fire conditions," said Dennis Mathisen, spokesman for the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. "We're seeing fire behavior we wouldn't normally see until September."
..."Yes," he says, "I was one of the scientists trying to figure out what was going on." In this case, "what was going on" doesn't refer to the causes of the die-off, but rather to the sequence of events that preceded it. 

More Content

All (10) | News (9) | Reports (0) | Blogs (1) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
California drought: Water witches in demand as ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 24 2014]
AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES : Federal Contracts Awarde... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 19 2014]
TETRA TECH : Federal Contracts Awarded by Feder... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 19 2014]
Obama signs disaster declaration for wildfire-s... [Published WTAQ News Talk - Aug 12 2014]
10,000 Acres A Day: Oregon Gulch Fire Marches On [Published Oregon Public Broadcasting - Aug 04 2014]
Gov. Brown declares state of emergency for Cali... [Published Los Angeles Times - Aug 03 2014]
Caifornia Water Restriction Fines Now Go Into E... [Published KTVL Channel 10 - Aug 02 2014]
Father Hugh P. Gallagher: A story of miles, min... [Published Catholic San Francisco - Aug 01 2014]
Disappearance and Return on the Klamath River [Published 3quarksdaily - Apr 07 2014]
Yreka's rolls the dice on casino [Published Medford Mail Tribune - Dec 22 2013]
1
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Disappearance and Return on the Klamath River [Published 3quarksdaily - Apr 07 2014]
By Katharine Blake McFarland Last weekend I slept in the back of my car by a stream in the Klamath River Basin, a territory that stretches across the top of California and into Southern Oregon. This is how you camp when you don't have a tent, ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.