David Benda, Redding.com News Now

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Redding.com News Now

Redding, CA, United States

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Recent articles by David:

Cascade, Civic, other live venues wait for comeback from COVID-19: 'If there are spikes, the whole dynamic changes'

There is hope that live concerts will resume this fall. → Read More

Residents looking to get out of their homes fuel local bike sales amid the pandemic

Both Sports Ltd. and The Bike Shop report an uptick in sales. → Read More

Redding Dragstrip race concerns health officials; promoter says precautions will be taken

The Redding Dragstrip has announced on its website that racing will return May 9-10 with a bracket race. → Read More

Shasta County sends letter urging Newsom to lift local restrictions. Will it matter?

While the letter urges Gov. Gavin Newsom to allow Shasta County to reopen, local officials know it ultimately will be the governor's call. → Read More

How these North State meat suppliers, retailers are picking up business amid the COVID-19 crisis

While demand by restaurants is down, the retail meat market is booming in the North State. → Read More

Former Costco property in north Redding avoids foreclosure

The Redding Planning Commission will meet virtually to consider Costco's plans to build in south Redding on Tuesday. → Read More

The Buzz: April 28 Costco meeting will be virtual. Here's how to participate

The meeting starts at 4 p.m. and the public will be able to chime in via email. → Read More

Coronavirus live update: What we know Sunday about COVID-19 in the North State

Here's the latest what we know in the fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Families of missing Cottonwood men worry for their safety

The men said they were going on an errand and were last seen March 13. → Read More

The Buzz: From whiskey to hand sanitizer, North State distillery fills need

Denny Bar Co. Distillery in Etna has batches of hand sanitizer rolling off its assembly line. → Read More

Coronavirus update: What we know Saturday about COVID-19 in the North State

Officials said a temporary field hospital will be constructed in Redding to help established hospitals address coronavirus patients. → Read More

Amid government shutdowns, California restaurants can now sell cocktails to go

The catch is the cocktail must be purchased with food. → Read More

Coronavirus school closings: Local districts shut down K-12 schools

These schools have decided to suspend classes due to COVID-19. → Read More

Coronavirus in Shasta County: How local Realtors are adjusting to the stay-at-home order

Cindy Young, board president of the Shasta Association of Realtors, said she is working from home, but she can't force her membership to do the same. → Read More

United temporarily cuts back on flight service in Redding due to coronavirus

Starting April 1, United will offer just one flight a day to San Francisco. The flights to Los Angeles have been suspended. → Read More

District 2 supervisor election results: Leonard Moty jumps out to big lead

Longtime District 2 Shasta County Supervisor Leonard Moty is facing challengers Dale Ball and Susan Pearce. → Read More

Update: More details released surrounding shooting by Red Bluff police

The shooting occurred at the Meadow Vista Apartments in Red Bluff. → Read More

From the Hearth reboots with new name, new menu and remodel of two locations

The changes at the restaurant will happen over the next two to three months. → Read More

'In it for the long haul': This Redding brewery is among most popular in U.S.

Fall River Brewing was ranked as the 124th most popular brewery in the U.S., according to House Method. → Read More

Redding news roundup: Public hearing for new Redding waste rates

News bites from around the North State for February 2020. → Read More