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Oroville, California is located in Butte County. Zip codes in Oroville, CA include 95966, 95965, and 95940. The median home price in Oroville is $219,900 which is roughly $110/per square foot. More Oroville information.

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15 hrs ago | Mercury-Register

Commission unanimously approves superstore resolutions

At the Walmart on Oro Dam and Feather River Boulevard, patrons come and go on Monday afternoo.

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19 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

Lake Oroville Visitor Center speaker to talk tortoise on Wednesday

Bob Trank, president of the local chapter of the California Turtle and Tortoise Club will bring a couple of huge, lumbering specimens to let the audience discover how remarkable the creatures are.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Mercury-Register

Blaze kept to 4 acres on Plumas Avenue in Oroville

THERMALITO >> A fire in was uncomfortably close for residents along Plumas Avenue near 10th Street on Saturday.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

Blaze kept to 4 acres on Plumas Avenue in Oroville

OROVILLE >> A fire in Oroville was uncomfortably close for residents along Plumas Avenue near 10th Street this afternoon.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

Small fire near Oroville Memorial Cemetery today

OROVILLE >> A fire was fought in the middle of the night in south Oroville. The fire was reported at 12:47 a.m. today west of the Memorial Cemetery, off Lincoln Blvd. PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - A musical being performed in a New Hampshire park has drawn some noise complaints, but the deputy police chief says he's "not giving Shrek a ticket.

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Examiner.com

Oroville Rock Reggae Jamfest pleases crowds

On July 19-20, 2014 the first Oroville Rock Reggae Jamfest took place in Oroville, CA.

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Mercury-Register

Dismissed individuals identified in Maidu tribal dispute case

OROVILLE >> Names for the dismissed cases in the Maidu tribal dispute have been obtained from prosecuting attorney, supervising deputy district attorney Kurt Worley.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Mercury-Register

Oroville City Council OKs grant for reserve officers for parks and trails along the Feather River

OROVILLE >> There will be reserve officers hired for patrolling the parks and trails along the Feather River in Oroville, but it won't happen soon.

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Mercury-Register

Walmart superstore project on Oroville Planning Commission agenda

OROVILLE >> Four years after the Oroville Planning Commission approved plans for a new Walmart superstore, the project is back on the table for discussion.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

Natural Wonders: Chaparral coverup

As I walked down Grand View Street in Oroville just as the sun rose to revel in the grand view, I saw a large vacation trailer parked, and it seemed ready to go to faraway places.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

Death Notices for July 24

CISNEROS: Julio Alvarez Cisneros, 43 of Orland, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Marysville.

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Mercury-Register

Sign-ups open for National Night Out event in Oroville

OROVILLE >> The public is invited to participate in the upcoming National Night Out event that will be hosted by Oroville Volunteers in Policing in August.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Mercury-Register

Preparations underway for retrial in alleged 2012 sexual assault, rape

OROVILLE >> Efforts are underway for a new trial for three Stockton men charged for an alleged sexual assault and rape in 2012.

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Mercury-Register

Oroville City Council to discuss river patrols, road work at special meeting

Deborah Alagata of Oroville walks her dogs Molly, right, and Riley along the bike path beside the Feather River in Oroville on Tuesday.

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Mercury-Register

Olabaku Jones found guilty of second-degree murder

OROVILLE >> Olabaku Jones Sr. was found guilty of second-degree murder Thursday afternoon in connection with the death of his live-in girlfriend.

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NewsReview.com

Cost of safety, critiqued

When Bill LaGrone, Oroville's public-safety director, went before the Oroville City Council July 15, he requested something that drew the ire of many of his own personnel - permission to ask the Butte County Sheriff's Office and Cal Fire whether they will take over public safety in Oroville.

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NewsReview.com

Sensitive sites exposed

Aaron Wright, a California State Parks superintendent who oversees the Lake Oroville State Recreation Area, shows some tools that were recently confiscated from illegal diggers.

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KRCR

Bigfoot expert draws huge crowd in Oroville

Zoologist Ron Brown, who first started studying Bigfoot while attending UC Berkeley in the early 1970s, presented to a crowd of more than 160 people about evidence of Bigfoot and the legitimacy of sightings.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Mercury-Register

Former Oroville planning commissioner set to be sentenced following plea to elder theft

OROVILLE >> A former Oroville planning commissioner arrested in North Dakota is set to be sentenced Aug. 6 after he changed his plea on a count of elder theft.

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Mercury-Register

Reconstruction of fire-damaged Oroville school may go past December

Maria Quintero, a fire technician with Cleanrite-Buildrite, moves equipment around on Wednesday, as a rack with children's bike helmets still sits in Sierra Del Oro School, months after the building was damaged in a fire May 27 in Oroville.

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