These sandhill cranes were looking for breakfast amongst the sunflowers and corn growing on the Horst Farm south of Alturas. Photo by Elaine West.
The Modoc County Record is published every Thursday morning for the communities of Alturas, Cedarville, Fort Bidwell, Eagleville, Lake City, Canby, Likely, Adin, Davis Creek, Bieber, Lookout, New Pine Creek, Tionesta and neighboring counties of Lassen, Plumas and Siskiyou. The Modoc County Record has been locally owned and operated since 1892.
The Modoc County Record, Alturas Plaindealer-Times, Surprise Valley Record Court Decree No 6356, Modoc Superior Court, July 7, 1958. The Modoc County Record (PUB No. 358-160) is a newspaper of general circulation as defined by statutes of the State of California and is published weekly, each Thursday morning in Alturas, CA. Periodical postage paid at Alturas, CA and additional mailing offices. Subscriptions mailed within Modoc, Lassen or Siskiyou counties and New Pine Creek, OR, $25; elsewhere, $30. Single issue: .50 cents, including sales tax.