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Two favorite blues bands return to Westwood

Friday, July 10, 2015 — Blues fans who routinely spread a picnic blanket or open a camp chair at Westwood Park in the shade of the tall pines to savor the music featured at the annual Paul Bunyan Mountain and Blues Festival will be familiar with the bands performing Saturday, July 11. Both bands have taken part in past festivals.
    J.C. Smith Band returns to entertain from the San Francisco Bay Area. Smith is described as an “outstanding performer noted for his energy and charisma.” Formerly a drummer, Smith began playing guitar in 2000 and performs with

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School District wants to close out numerous building projects

Friday, July 10, 2015 — The Susanville School District Board of Trustees reviewed and approved an agreement for assistance in the close-out of building projects.
    During the Wednesday, June 24 board meeting, Superintendent Jason Waddell presented the contract with a possible agreement with WLC Architects, Inc.
    “I had WLC take a look at what we actually have that is currently uncertified with DSA,” said Waddell. “There’s stuff that’s not certified that we don’t even own anymore.”

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Supes approve building purchase

Friday, July 10, 2015 — A purchase agreement has been approved for property on Riverside Drive, which will be used to relocate county offices.
    The Lassen County Board of Supervisors approved a purchase agreement of $1.3 million  for the former Bureau of Land Management facility at 2590 Riverside Drive during a special Wednesday, July 1 meeting.
    The adoption of the resolution authorizes the chairman of the board to sign the purchase agreement and Egan will also be able to take the necessary actions to acquire the property.

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Classic cars decorate historic Uptown Susanville

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Friday, July 10, 2015 — Classic car owners and car enthusiasts braved the heat Saturday, June 27 for the annual Main Street Cruise Classic Car and Motorcycle Show N’ Shine.
    In Historic Uptown Susanville, classic vehicles lined Main Street for the event.
    “I thought the event was successful,” said Katie Anderson, Lassen County Chamber executive assistant. “We would of liked to see more participation.”

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Festival includes all the popular activities

Thursday, July 9, 2015 — After 27 years of sponsorship, the Westwood Chamber of Commerce board of directors has learned what entertainment patrons of the Paul Bunyan Mountain and Blues Festival want when they walk through the gates of Westwood Park each July. Therefore all the favorite elements comprise the 2015 event scheduled for Saturday, July 11.

Activities within
the festival:
    •A venue for the blues bands located at the southwest end of Westwood Park that has a stage, shaded picnic tables and a lawn area for portable chairs or picnic blankets. The Amy Celeste Band is scheduled to play from noon to 2 p.m., and J.C. Smith Band from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    •A logging show in which competitors highlight skills used within the industry begins at noon. This year the show is dedicated to the memory of an industry giant, Ole Salem. There will be a special axe-throwing competition and single man handsaw event in Salem’s honor because they were his two favorite events.

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