Aired on The California Report Magazine on October 26, 2012.
Up in Siskiyou County, on the Oregon border, people say anyone who calls
San Francisco "Northern California" has it wrong. They live in the real
Northern California. This sprawling county, home to the Klamath River
and Mt. Shasta, has barely 45,000 residents. So the answer to the
question "What's Government For?" comes back to people's relationship
with the land.