Annelise Pierce is the founder and primary reporter of Shasta Scout. She covers government accountability, Bethel Church and local paramilitary groups. Read more under the "Meet the Team" tab.
Mask Up Shasta County: The Serious Health Risks of Wildfire Smoke Exposure
New studies indicate the hazardous smoke produced by wildfires, like those surrounding Shasta County, are a serious public health concern. John Waldrop, Shasta County’s Air Quality District Manager responds to questions about wildfire smoke and safety.
Redding Climate Activists March as Shasta County Faces Heat, Drought, and Wildfires
The climate march came one day after the release of an intergovernmental climate report indicating that even with swift and immediate worldwide action to curb emissions, current climate warming will continue for decades.