Janet Haley stands in the same spot she was when she was attacked by what turned out to be a rabid skunk. Haley is grateful to local law enforcement and the Department of Fish & Wildlife for aiding her in getting medical attention as well as transporting the skunk to UC Davis for rabies tests.

Staff Writer

It was a nice Monday afternoon April 17 when Janet Haley was working in her yard, ready to set the last post for a fence she is putting up.

Staff Writer Jennifer Nobles can be reached at or by calling 530-477-4232.