Category: Editorial

How To Help Those Displaced By The Camp Fire

There are many ways to give to those affected by the Camp Fire. There are still many, many needs. Several non-profit organizations and businesses have set up funds to help. Here are two. Sierra Nevada Brewing Company   Ken Grossman’s family, owners of Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, based in Chico, have long been a positive force in Butte County. What they are doing now for people affected by the Camp Fire has set into motion what is being called the largest charitable collaboration-ever among breweries.     In the days following the fire, Sierra Nevada announced plans to brew a fundraiser beer for Camp Fire...

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As Paradise Heals

   It was about 6:30 am on Thursday, November 8th, 2018 when the Camp Fire, the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history, ignited in a remote area near Pulga. Within 21 minutes the fire had spread to about ten acres. The flames soon accelerated to consume the equivalent of a football field every second, according to Cal Fire.       The fire burned more than 153,000 acres, killed at least 85 people, and destroyed more than 13,000 homes. With the town devastated in such a way, healing will take some time but Butte is indeed strong. ...

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When Devastation Comes, Love Follows

From The Publisher Eileen Heinz Majors When Devastation Comes, Love Follows         Our corner of NorCal has been through a lot since our last publication went to press. So much pain, then so much love has come about. It was a chilling day for all as we watched our friends and neighbors in Paradise literally flee for their lives. So shortly after the devastating effects of the Carr Fire, Northern California was hit yet again by what would become known as the most devastating wildfire in California History.    The fire burned more than 153,000 acres,...

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Try Shopping Locally – Help Make A Difference in Your Community!

   Most of us can remember a time not that long ago when stores, cafés and fun shops lined the streets of the small towns across the Sierra Cascade region we enjoy.  Over the years, sadly, we have seen many of those merchants disappear.    With recent trends in increased online shopping, small town retailers are facing some of the biggest challenges ever. The good news is that every penny we all spend locally will make a difference in the vitality of our business community and help stimulate the economy in the place we call home. So get out...

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Soak Up The Holiday Spirit, Fruits of the Season

I  love the holiday season. There’s so much giving going on and appreciation being shown. Charity abounds and it’s rewarding when you get to see it in action. People all over spend the season giving in to the Spirit of love and hope, spreading peace and good will to others. You gotta love all those good tidings: I saw one man in a local Wal-Mart shopping for bargains on kids’ clothes to send to an orphanage in Mexico. While pretty dresses and handsome outfits may have filled his cart, LOVE filled his heart. Another man, motivated by KINDNESS, walked...

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