45 years ago
The road over Mt. Lassen has been cleared of snow and travel is open between Sulpher Works and Manzanita Lake, Superintendent Dic Boyer of the Lassen National Park announced.
The road has snow banks 15 feet high in some places and Boyer urged cautious driving for the next few weeks.
90 years ago
Arthur Fordham, of Susanville, marched the city streets holding a six-foot long American flag. His march took place during the morning hours for six consecutive days and was to increase awareness of Memorial Day. Some residents joined him in the march and sang patriotic songs as they walked.