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  1. Mosquito fogging planned Tuesday night south from OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Fogging to kill adult mosquitoes in planned Tuesday night in the South Oroville, Palermo, Pacific Heights and Honcut areas, weather permitting.

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  2. Death notices for July 7Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... are under the direction of Newton-Bracewell Chico Funeral Home, 342-9003. McFARLANE: Michael McFarlane, 77, of Oroville, died Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Oroville. Arrangements are under the direction of Oroville Funeral Home, 533-0323. McWILLIAM: ...

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  3. Countya s role in water management is Wednesday speakera s topicRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Houseboats lining the long, bare slopes leading down to the Lake Oroville surface make the drought obvious, but what's happening behind the scenes? You might get insight this week, as Butte County's top water official is the speaker in the Lake Oroville Visitor Center Wednesday Night Speaker Series. Paul Gosselin, director of Butte County Water and Resource Conservation Department will give a free slideshow revealing the county's role in managing and conserving our local water resources.

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  4. Oroville Police Department names officers in traffic stop shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> The Oroville Police Department has released the names of all he officers involved in a shooting early Saturday morning that left an Oroville man in serious condition and an officer with a gunshot wound to the hand. The Oroville police officers involved in the shooting that followed a traffic stop on Oro Dam Boulevard near 12th Street in Thermalito were identified as Shane Carpenter, John Nickelson and Chris Nicodemus, according to a news release issued Monday by the Police Department.

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  5. Pregnant Woman Lost in Forest Gives Birth in CarRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Amber Pangborn, of Oroville, Calif., wound up giving birth her daughter in her car after she got lost in the wilderness while trying to take a short cut to her parents' house when she went into labor. I laid out a sleeping back in the backseat, lied down, gripped the handle above the back window and gave birth to my daughter."

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  6. Officers identified in officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KRCR

    Oroville Police Department has released the names of the officers involved in a weekend shooting that left a suspect in serious condition. According to a news release from the Oroville Police Department, Officer Shane Carpenter was also injured during the incident when he was shot in the hand.

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  7. Paradise 13-14 all-stars drop round one of finals to Lake Oroville, 11-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Paradise Post

    Paradise >> It became pointedly clear early on Thursday that Paradise Little League softball fans would have to delay their Fourth of July weekend plans by one day. Coming in undefeated and needing one win to clinch a District 47 junior 13-14-year-old championship for the first time since 2010, Paradise struggled to match Lake Oroville's consistency and potency at the plate, falling 11-1 in 4 1/2 innings to their surrogate hosts in round one of the finals at Paradise's Egleson Field.

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  8. Fire burning in Oroville near Las Plumas AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Mercury-Register

    ... had burned about 4-5 acres just east of Debbie Avenue off of Las Plumas Avenue, according to scanner traffic. The Oroville Fire Department requested additional help from the El Medio Fire Department and Cal Fire but an initial threat to structures ...

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  9. News of our Past: Chico fights Hall of Records in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Mercury-Register

    ... of those who want to borrow or duplicate the new fishing smack. The fight against erection of a Hall of Records in Oroville is on. Chico has taken up the battle on behalf of the taxpayers of the county. No legal or moral step that can be taken by ...

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  10. Fireworks draw festive, colorful crowd to Lake OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> A fun-loving crowd gathered early at the upper parking lot overlooking Lake Oroville, anticipating what might be the best fireworks display the area has seen for a while. The event was put on by Destination America, a television network, and USA Today.

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  11. Oroville Community Fireworks display delayed until SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    A misfire around 5:30 p.m. of a test shell sent licensed pyro-technician Bryan Sawyer to the hospital. The annual fireworks display has been moved to Sunday night, July 5th at dark at Oroville's Deep Bay Park.

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  12. Live streaming: Fourth of July Lake Oroville festivities, fireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Those who can't make it to Lake Oroville for the Red, White and You festivities can catch a live streaming of the event here.

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  13. Ramsey reminds residents of fireworks banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Paradise Post

    District Attorney Mike Ramsey reminded the public on Monday that any possession of fireworks, even those designated as “safe and sane,” within the unincorporated portions of Butte County is illegal and strictly prohibited. Ramsey noted that only the cities for the sales of “safe and sane” fireworks within their city limits.

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  14. Two harmed in Oroville off-road vehicle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> Two people from Los Angeles were injured in a single-vehicle accident just after noon Friday on a private road north of Middle Honcut Road and east of Highway 70. Sierra Sublett, 19, was driving a 2012 Polaris Ranger all-terrain vehicle when the vehicle rolled over into a shallow pond holding about 8-10 inches of water. She was trapped under the vehicle.

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  15. Man shot by Oroville police; officer hit as wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> Gunfire early Saturday morning left an Oroville man hospitalized in serious condition and an Oroville police officer shot in the hand. The shooting followed a traffic stop about 3:30 a.m. on Oro Dam Boulevard near 12th Street in Thermalito, according to a press release from the Oroville Police Department.

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  16. Man shot after pulling gun from waistband during traffic stop in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> A Oroville man who was on probation was shot early Saturday morning by police after allegedly pulling a handgun on officers. A press release from Oroville Police Department states that Jeremy Hunter, 37, of Oroville, was pulled over at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday for having a headlight out on the 1999 Honda he was driving.

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  17. Paradise 11-12 all-stars deliver knockout blow to Gridley, 15-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Paradise Post

    Eddie Saltzman - contributed Paradise 11-12 all-star Stetson Morgan looks to place the tag on a Chico Westside baserunner during the team's 10-5 win Tuesday at Lake Oroville Little League. Morgan contributed six of the team's 10 runs.

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  18. Butte, Glenn blow conservation targets out of the waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Paradise Post

    ... put at 29 percent. But locally, Paradise and Willows cut water use in May by 44 percent, compared to May 2013. Oroville and Del Oro Water Co. customers used 41 percent less. In Chico, water use was down 38 percent. Other north valley cities didn't ...

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  19. Oroville block party kicks off Independence Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Mercury-Register

    The band Feedbac plays covers of classic hits Friday at the Red, White and You kickoff block party in downtown Oroville. Oroville >> Residents kicked off the Fourth of July weekend with a block party featuring classic elements like a car show and newer features like a frozen T-shirt contest.

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  20. Fourth of July contest winner explains nominating OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KRCR

    Officials are calling this Fourth of July celebration at the Oroville Dam the biggest ever, all because Deliah Robison submitted an essay to a national contest, nominating Oroville for an Independence Day party. And she won.

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