Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Editorial: Paper prints news as it sees fit,raises a First Amendment ruckus
Part town crier and part town scold, Tim Crews arrives at work each day at the Sacramento Valley Mirror with one goal – to print the news as he sees fit, and maybe raise a little ruckus in the process.
Thu May 16, 2013
'Micro' quake recorded east of Willows
What the U.S. Geologic Survey is describing as a "micro" earthquake rattled things, just a little bit, 11 miles east of Willows Wednesday.
Tue May 14, 2013
Inside Bay Area
Dan Morain: An old-fashioned newspaperman's quest for transparency faces its biggest test
Tim Crews was in his element, chatting up lawyers, felons and other courtroom denizens, and waiting for a judge to rule on whether he needed to comply with the Glenn County district attorney's demand that he turn over notes from some of the muck he had raked.
Man Allegedly Threatens 6-Year-Old Girl with Knife; Girl Escapes on Scooter
The Willows Police Dept. has arrested a 64-year-old man for allegedly threatening a six-year-old girl with a knife.
Mon May 13, 2013
Snapshots: Two top Lions
Jane Wrinkle of Artois and Jamie Hart of Willows received honors at the Lions District 4-C1 Convention at Rolling Hills Casino in Corning on April 27.
Sun May 12, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Dan Morain: A Willows gadfly resists swatting
Tim Crews, founder and editor of the Sacramento Valley Mirror, examines his handiwork in its office in Willows.
Fri May 10, 2013
Mon May 06, 2013
Snapshots: A natural classroom
Glenn-Colusa Cattlewomen members Jill Egly, Jan Beaufait and Jill Stoltenberg work with Glenn county ranchers Chet and Angela Vogt to give fourth-graders at Murdock Elementary School in Willows the opportunity to discover their Pathways to Nature on a field trip each spring.
Sun May 05, 2013
Farm Briefs for May 5
The historic Chico Grange will hold its last educational program and community potluck of the spring, from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Orland to get first public art piece
The city of Orland will soon be getting together for a Celebration of Gratitude to dedicate and light its first piece of public art A a bronze sculpture.
Sat May 04, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
Murdock seeks bond for needed repairs
Murdock Elementary School isn't quite falling down around its students' ears, but if people looked a little closer, they would see that its clean campus and tidy manicured lawns are hiding very serious problems.
Fri May 03, 2013
Police declare Stony Creek death a homicide
Detectives are calling the death of man found in Stony Creek a homicide, but not many details are being released.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Willows Ministerial Association marks Day of Prayer
National Day of Prayer on Thursday will be observed with a special prayer service at 7 p.m. sponsored by the Willows Ministerial Association.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Wales' schools curriculum must address terrorism, warns expert
Education officials must ensure the school curriculum fully addresses reasons why people become extremists, a counter-terrorism expert has said.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Deals to transfer Sacramento Valley groundwater are on the table
In recent years water transfers in this area have been negotiated earlier in the year and usually involve fallowing of rice land and transfer of surface water.