Monthly Archives: September 2013


The Birth of the McCloud River Railroad

By Gary VanDeWalker Evident to any visitor to McCloud is the expansive forest surrounding and encroaching upon the city.  Vast stands of pines form as a silent army with each individual containing rings marking the years of history.   Stitching the landscape, traveling through the trees are the remnants of the railway.  The past shadows of Continue Reading...

Siskiyou Board Votes to Secede!

State of Jefferson? Board votes for separation! Excerpted from the story in the Siskiyou Daily that can be read in full here: …this second round of discussions had proponents standing, sitting and kneeling in the boardroom only to overflow into the courthouse halls to hear whether the board would vote to approve “the declaration and Continue Reading...