45 years ago
A 7-year-old boy was reported missing in the Canyon Dam area of Lake Almanor. Sheriff deputies located the boy in a rugged area after a five-hour search.
In an unrelated incident, sheriff’s deputies near camp Prattville Resort found a Hayward girl after a three-hour search. Neither of the children suffered injuries.
90 years ago
A forest fire burned more than 500 acres near the Pit River, located around Nubieber, and threatened several ranchers. Most of the fire was allowed to naturally burn because of the lack of firefighting personnel in northern Lassen County.