The Fort Bidwell VFD demolished the not-so-old outhouse behind the genuinely old Town Hall this morning (Wednesday, June 21). The structure had fallen into disrepair and was removed for both safety and esthetic reasons. The closest neighbor is extremely happy and is planning to plant and tend to a flower bed in the concrete tank that sat under the structure, once the tank is filled with dirt, possibly using a combination of asters and be-gone-yas!
Posted on 6-21-17
Modoc Medal of Honor book available
When Clint Romesha, a native of Modoc County's Surprise Valley, was awarded the Medal of Honor for his selfless service during a bloody battle in Afghanistan he wanted to honor the efforts of others he fought alongside.
That desire to led to writing a book, "Red Platoon: A True Story of American Valor," which was published in 2016.