Remember When for Sept. 1, 2015
125 years ago
John Alexander, the Susanville Nimrod, took a load of vegetables to Red Rock and brought a load of meat back in the form of a large muletail buck, which weighed more than 200 pounds dressed out. A reporter of the day called it the largest buck ever seen in Susanville.
75 years ago
Twenty-one acres of grass, brush and timberland in Warner Creek Valley, 35 miles from Susanville, were burned without serious damage to anything but young timber. The blaze erupted when a sheepherder allowed his campfire to escape.