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Quagga Mussel Alert!

By action of the Board of Supervisors, all vessels launching into any Lake County waters must participate in the county's mandatory screening and sticker program, with inspection and decontamination if necessary. Local residents must renew their stickers annually, visitors monthly. More info

Or call the Mussel Hotline,
263 2556

To report possible violators or suspected contamination call the Sheriff at
263 8656 or 911




Say NO! to the "State of Jefferson"

Some Siskiyou County right-wing extremists want Lake County to support the formation of a "State of Jefferson." This new state would instantly become the most impoverished in the United States, bankrupt at birth. Geographically isolated, sparsely populated, and economically disadvantaged, it would be unable to fund public education, highways, parks, or law enforcement to anything remotely approaching an acceptable standard. This silly idea offers no advantages to the residents of Lake County. So it was appalling when on February 17 the Lake BOS appeared to have voted to support the county's secession from California to jump onto this sinking ship. Fortunately this ambiguous action was unambiguously reversed at the March 3 meeting, when the Board decided to put an advisory vote on the November 2016 ballot.

A Lake County Keep It California campaign is in the early organizational stages. In the meantime, you can

By the way, be sure to check out the appalling racist remarks made by chief spokesperson Mark Baird


AUGUST 15  -- as part of the free Know Lake County lecture series at the Lakeport Library, 1425 N. High St, Anderson marsh State Historic Park docents Gae Henry and Henry Bornstein will present "A Walk Through Time," a short documentary in which Koi Nation members and local archaeologists and historians tell the history of the Anderson Marsh area where humans have lived for about 14,000 years. The  program will also include a slideshow “What’s up with Anderson Marsh State Historic Park?” and other displays. For more information call 263-8817.

SEPTEMBER 3-6 -- Lake County Fair, at the Fairgrounds off Martin St in Lakeport.

SEPTEMBER 12, 6-8PM -- fundraiser for the Children's Museum of Art and Science at Yuba College Aromas College. Buffet dinner featuring local foods, musical entertainment, raffle. Tickets $25; space limited. Purchase tickets at The Travel Center in Lakeport, Marie's Feed in Clearlake, by calling 994 2878 or emailing

SEPTEMBER 12, 6:30PM -- an evening with Rita Hosking at the Soper Reese Theatre (275 S. Main, Lakeport) with Sean Feder, Bill Dakin, local musicians, and special guest Pat Ickes. This concert is a benefit for Anderson Marsh State Historic Park.  Reserved seating $25.  Tickets may be reserved on line at, by calling 263 0577, or purchased at The Travel Center or Watershed Books in Lakeport and Catfish Coffee in Clearlake.

SEPTEMBER 2O, 10AM-2PM -- annual FREE Power to the Youth festival at Austin Park in Clearlake, featuring live music on two separate stages, disc golf, skate park competition, basketball tournament, flag football and softball games as well as booths with information about health care, education, politics, the environment, etc. And (of course!) bouncy houses! If you can help staff the Sierra Club booth for a couple of hours please Reply to this email or call me (Victoria) at 994 1931.

SEPTEMBER 26, 6AM -- fifth annual Hands Around Clear Lake community gathering and ceremonial. Library Park in Lakeport, all day, with sunrise ceremony, live music all day, potluck, arts & activities in the park.

SEPTEMBER 26, 9AM-4PM -- 23RD Annual Kelseyville Pear Festival, with food, wine, parade, quilt show, music, antique tractors, craft booths, informational tabling, and pears pears pears. For more info call 279-9022 or visit

SEPTEMBER 29, 5-6:30PM -- grand opening celebration of the Lake County offices of Senator Mike McGuire and Assemblymember Bill Dodd. 885 Lakeport Blvd, Lakeport: an evening of good times, great food and spectacular Lake County wines. For more info contact Karlene Rebich at or 707 576 2771

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