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  1. Biblio File: a The Liberty Cluba explores rich Oroville history though familya s storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Marianne Aleck, born and raised in Oroville and now living in Rio Vista, realized that recordings of her parents made in the 1980s could form the basis of an extraordinary story. Coupled with diligent research and a long delayed desire to write, Aleck has produced a family history in which the central characters come alive.

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  2. Oroville manufacturer All Metals Supply undergoing major expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    OROVILLE >> Thirty-three years ago, four people started out with little money and started a manufacturing company in South Oroville, but through growth and hard work, the business is expanding. Manufacturing company All Metals Supply has begun a $5 million expansion of its 7-acre property on Ophir Road, near Palermo.

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  3. Business CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Center at Butte College. Details: 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Butte Community Employment Center, 78 Table Mountain Blvd., Oroville (San Gabriel room). Cost: free, but must register to attend, 895-9017. The U.S. Small Business Administration offers a variety ...

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  4. Oroville recreation committee concerned about swimming near Thermalito Afterbay boat rampRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Members of the Oroville Recreation Advisory Committee have expressed concerns about people swimming near boats at a Thermalito Afterbay boat ramp. Committee chairman Kevin Zeitler said Friday that people swimming off the dock at the Monument Hill Boat Launch and Picnic Area was a safety issue.

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  5. Oroville marks anniversary of tree removal from in front of cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Marking the one-year anniversary of the removal of trees from in front of Oroville Cemetery, community members lamented the loss of the elder trees but celebrated coming together. Pastor Kevin Thompson told the group of 65 people that had gathered on the Feather River Boulevard sidewalk that the trees didn't have to come down.

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  6. Oroville city staff to research use of rubber nuggets before proceeding with projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Mercury-Register

    The city has received a $62,965 CalRecycle grant to purchase 78 tons of tire-derived rubber nuggets, according to a staff report. The city intends to use the nuggets to replace worn bark material used in landscape planters at six locations, including the Oroville Municipal Airport, the Centennial Cultural Center, Grayhawk Estates, Bolt's Antique Tool Museum, the park and ride, and City Hall.

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  7. Death notices received Feb. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mercury-Register

    ... hico. Arrangements are under the direction of Brusie Funeral Home, 342-5642. PRESTON: Bettie Louise Preston, 85, of Oroville, died Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in Oroville. Arrangements are under the direction of Scheer Memorial Chapel, 533-5255.

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  8. Interim fire chief using experience to forge Cal Fire-Butte Countya s futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Interim Cal Fire-Butte County Fire Chief Darren Read wants to improve the volunteer fleet with these new water trucks, which sit in the lot at the Cal Fire-Butte County headquarters Thursday in Oroville. In addition to getting the water tenders, the fire service has six engines contracted and is trying to get three new squad trucks.

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  9. Death notices received Feb. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... in Chico. Arrangements are under the direction of Brusie Funeral Home, 342-5642. DODSON: Mary Ann Dodson, 63, of Oroville, died Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in Oroville. Arrangements are under the direction of Scheer Memorial Chapel, 533-5255. FRAZIER: ...

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  10. Save Oroville Trees to mark one-year anniversary of tree removal FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> A ceremony has been set for Friday to mark the one-year anniversary of the final removal of 13 trees in front of Oroville Cemetery. Bill Bynum, spokesman with the community group Save Oroville Trees, said the 4 p.m. event at the tree removal site on Feather River Boulevard is a remembrance ceremony.

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  11. Oroville School Board tackles discipline issuesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... high school she is still the number one person he goes to for help." Moser said he had four people with legacies in Oroville saying they were going to take their kids out of school. "A lot of times if we can remove that audience (other students) the ...

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  12. Looking back on Orovillea s heroes: More from the 1943-1944 scrapbookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Mercury-Register

    ... been appointed drum major of the band at the naval training station. Lund was drum major for the fireman's band in Oroville, and at Chico State College while attending school there. Later he was one of the twirlers for the University of California ...

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  13. Rewards offered by Secret WitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Mercury-Register

    You may also call the Oroville Fire Department Arson Investigation Division at 538-2448. • A reward of up $250 for information on those responsible for breaking 11 windows at the old Ford dealership on Montgomery Street, across the street from City Hall, on Jan. 17. • A reward of up to $250 for information on those responsible for stealing vehicle parts Jan. 10 from the Recology equipment yard on South Fifth Avenue.

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  14. Water budgets: Slight increase likely for Sac Valley residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... for hot climates, his understanding is that the conservation rate will be decreased to 33 percent. As for Chico and Oroville, with targets of 32 percent and 28 percent respectively, Barber said the hot climate rules should be similar. However, the ...

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  15. Rave Run: Butte County, CaliforniaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Runner's World

    The Experience The North Table Mountain Ecological Preserve is a 3,300-acre plateau in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, seven miles north of the town of Oroville. The mesa is known for its caves, seasonal waterfalls, and diverse display of spring wildflowers that bloom from March to early May. With no established trails, you can run and explore at will, says Stuart.

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  16. Las Plumas boys basketball team fights off Oroville for rivalry winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Mercury-Register

    Las Plumas' Stevontae Johnson reaches out to block Oroville's Bobby Jones', left, shot as teammates Hunter DeHerrera and Chad Auletta watch during game Wednesday at Oroville High. Oroville >> Both the Oroville High and Las Plumas High boys basketball teams battled on the court and the result - a crosstown rivalry contest that was anything short of intensity.

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  17. Three arrested after high-speed chase from Chico to OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Mercury-Register

    ... ons, but California Highway Patrol officers found the gray Toyota Camry and were able to stop it on Highway 70 near Oroville after a short pursuit.

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  18. Wednesday Must Reads: Sierra Snowpack at Only Slightly Above Normal;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | East Bay Express

    ... some of California's largest reservoirs have started to fill up - including Folsom Lake - others, like Shasta and Oroville, remain relatively empty. 2. State regulators decided to extend California's mandated water cutbacks for nine more months out ...

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  19. Orovillea s Lodestar Farms thrives on the late harvestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> Timing is everything: Knowing when to take a risk, when to branch out on your own, and when to reap what you sow. For Jamie Johansson, there was nothing more important than knowing the right place and, of course, the right time.

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  20. Oroville man suspect in vehicle theft at Novato car washRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Mercury-Register

    An Oroville man was arrested Tuesday on allegations he stole a car while it was momentarily unattended at a Novato car wash. David Leroy Dobras, 36, was booked into Marin County Jail on suspicion of vehicle theft and driving without a license.

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