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  1. Forbestown motorcyclist identified in fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Mercury-Register

    Clipper Mills >> The Forbestown man who died Friday evening in a motorcycle crash in Yuba County has been identified as 52-year-old William Carrell, said Sgt. Greig Sizelove of the Yuba County Sheriff's Office.

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  2. Forbestown motorcyclist dies on La Porte RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Clipper Mills >> A 52-year-old man from Forbestown died after a motorcycle accident Friday evening on La Porte Road, west of Plateau Lane in Yuba County. The man's name has not been released pending notification of next of kin.

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  3. Forbestown motorcyclist identified in fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Mercury-Register

    Clipper Mills >> The Forbestown man who died Friday evening in a motorcycle crash in Yuba County has been identified as 52-year-old William Carrell, said Sgt. Greig Sizelove of the Yuba County Sheriff's Office.

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  4. Forbestown motorcyclist dies on La Porte RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Clipper Mills >> A 52-year-old man from Forbestown died after a motorcycle accident Friday evening on La Porte Road, west of Plateau Lane in Yuba County. The man's name has not been released pending notification of next of kin.

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  5. Forbestown motorcylist dies on LaPorte RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A 52-year-old man from Forbestown died after a motorcycle accident Friday evening on La Porte Road, west of Plateau Lane in Yuba County. The man has not yet been identified.

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  6. Looking back on Orovillea s heroes: Six Oroville a boysa on one navy shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Mercury-Register

    ... said he once hopped bells in the Union Hotel. He recalled how the four-horse stages used to come there from Forbestown, Dogtown and other points. “We used to have a two-horse hotel wagon,” he said. “Every time a train came in we ...

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  7. PG&E to survey power lines by air ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Mercury-Register

    ... distribution power lines. The flights between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. will occur over remote areas near Feather Falls, Forbestown, Robinson Mills, Oroville, Stonyford and Elk Creek. A contract helicopter service will fly foresters along power lines to ...

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  8. Food and fellowship on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Paradise Post

    ... give up their Thanksgiving Day to serve others.” She said volunteers have come from Chico and as far as Forbestown to help set up, serve and clean up. Casebeer said they heard about the community dinner through one of the other churches and ...

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  9. Homeowners alarmed at how fire fees being spentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... EAST SIDE THAT WOULD DIRECTLY BE AFFECTED BY A FIRE MOVING THIS DIRECTION. KEVIN: THOSE RESIDENTS LIVE HERE IN FORBESTOWN. THE COUNTRY STORE POST OFFICE, AND WATER TOWER ALL SIT RIGHT NEXT TO THE LOGGING COMPANY'S PROPERTY. WE HAVE A LOT OF ...

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  10. Does logging company benefit from California fire fee?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... that would directly be affected by a fire moving this direction," McKillop pointed out. Those residents live in Forbestown. The country store, post office and water tower, all sit next to the logging company's property. "Well, we, you know, we have ...

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  11. Rain falls on Ridge, sunny days followRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | Paradise Post

    ... enough to cool the temperatures, wet the ground and give firefighters a hand in fighting the Lumpkin Fire in the Forbestown area. The fire, which started last Friday, was finally 100 percent contained Thursday after burning 1,024 acres. The Paradise ...

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  12. Lumpkin Fire 100 percent containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Forbestown >> Cal Fire-Butte County reports Thursday morning that the Lumpkin Fire near Forbestown is 100 percent contained, but has grown to more than 1,000 acres. All evacuation orders and warnings have been lifted, but Ponderosa Way is only open to local traffic from Lower Forbestown Road to Ponderosa Reservoir.

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  13. Firefighting base camp lets those on the fire line rest and recuperateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Firefighters roll out new hose to be rolled back up in a specific manner before loading on trucks at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds fire camp Wednesday in Chico. Progress was made on the Lumpkin Fire near Forbestown overnight from Tuesday to Wednesday, Cal Fire-Butte County reported, and rainfall in Wednesday afternoon helped the firefight even more. 1 comment

  14. Lumpkin Fire grows to 800 acres; evacuations orderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Helicopters battle the Lumpkin Fire Monday east of Oroville near Lumpkin Road off Forbestown Road. New evacuation orders were issued for the area Monday.

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  15. update: Lumpkin Fire 90 percent contained; evacuations liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Forbestown >> Progress was made on the Lumpkin Fire near Forbestown overnight from Tuesday to Wednesday, Cal Fire-Butte County reported, and rainfall in Wednesday afternoon helped the firefight even more. At 6:45 p.m. the fire was estimated at 1,042 acres and it was 90 percent contained.

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  16. Lumpkin Fire grows to 800 acres; evacuations orderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Helicopters battle the Lumpkin Fire Monday east of Oroville near Lumpkin Road off Forbestown Road. New evacuation orders were issued for the area Monday.

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  17. update: Lumpkin Fire at 600 acresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Evacuation warnings are still in effect around the Lumpkin Fire, which has burned 600 acres east of Oroville since Friday and is about 25 percent contained. The fire, which began around 2:18 p.m. Friday, has forced Cal Fire-Butte County to issue evacuation warnings on Ponderosa Way between Lower Forbestown Road and the Forbestown Reservoir, and on Lumpkin Road and the roads connecting to it from the Enterprise Bridge to the community of Feather Falls.

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  18. 5 p.m. update: Lumpkin Fire near Feather Falls still claiming acreageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Forbestown >> Firefighters worked overnight fighting the Lumpkin Fire, which has so far burned about 350 acres between Feather Falls and Forbestown. As of the 5 p.m. Saturday update, the fire was at 20 percent containment.

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  19. New evacuation orders as Lumpkin fire grows to 425 acresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Evacuation warnings are in effect around the Lumpkin fire, which has burned 450 acres east of Oroville since Friday and is about 25 percent contained. The fire, which began around 2:18 p.m. Friday, has forced Cal Fire-Butte County to issue evacuation warnings on Ponderosa Way between Lower Forbestown Road and the Forbestown Reservoir, and on Lumpkin Road and the roads connecting to it from the Enterprise Bridge to the community of Feather Falls.

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  20. Lumpkin fire pushes north towards South ForkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | KRCR

    CAL FIRE said the fire burning on Lumpkin Road between Feather Falls and Forbestown has scorched 425 acres and 21 percent contained as of Sunday morning. Road closures include Ponderosa Way and Lower Forbestown Road.

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