Oroville Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Evacuees return, damage measured as western wildfires waneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | WSB-TV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Relief was arriving after a rough stretch of wildfires all around the U.S. West, with firefighters slowly ...

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  2. Supervisors ratify emergency; evacuation orders liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A cat awaits pickup Wednesday at the Butte County Animal Control and North Valley Animal Disaster Group small animal rescue facility in Oroville. Oroville >> The Butte County Board of Supervisors ratified the county's declaration of a state of local emergency Wednesday morning for the Wall Fire.

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  3. DWR wants to reconstruct more of spillway this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    Heavy equipment works Friday on the bottom edge of the upper chute of the main Oroville Dam spillway. Plans were to remove 600 feet of the the upper chute, but the contractor now wants to take off another 240 feet.

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  4. Reservoir Levels Remain Strong This SummerRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2017 | Knco radio

    ... And that also means healthy deliveries for this summer The only major reservoir that is not above normal is Lake Oroville, which was at 88% of average after a recent measurement. Carlson says levels have been reduced while crews continue repairs on ...

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  5. Five arrested in a proactive enforcement detailaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> Five people were arrested in Oroville on Friday as law enforcement officers from the Gridley-Biggs Police Department, Butte County Sheriff's Office, Butte County Probation Department and the California Department of Corrections assisted Oroville police in conducting a proactive enforcement detail. The goal of the operation was to check compliance on people on active probation, parole or supervised release, according to an Oroville police press release.

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  6. Cal Fire busy with Pentz Road, DeSabla FiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Paradise Post

    ... The family is no stranger to fire though, as just last year, they were evacuated during the Saddle Fire along Lake Oroville. While it was estimated that the various fires had burned 10 to 15 acres, CALFIRE training officer Jeff Edson said that it ...

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  7. Plenty of options to celebrate the Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Kayakers and paddleboarders enjoy the warm weather Saturday at the Thermalito Forebay in Oroville. Limited rentals from the Forebay Aquatics Center are available on the Fourth to watch the fireworks from the water.

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  8. Oa Neill: Fear, Fire, and Best Laid PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Paradise Post

    ... what a mess we'll have if ever there is an emergency evacuation of this ridge. Back in February, I got stuck in the Oroville spillway evacuation and it took eight hours of stop-and-go crawl to get from Gridley to Sacramento as I shared Highway 99 ...

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  9. Trumpa s proposed cuts to CalFresh could impact Butte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... over 16,000 cases open, with each case representing a household, including about 31,000 individuals. About 6,000 Oroville residents are enrolled. In Chico about 8,000 are enrolled, and in Paradise about 3,000 are in the program. The majority of ...

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  10. Free Fishing Day kicks off weekend eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Paradise Post

    ... provided by the “REV-O-MATICS” from 12-4. That evening residents can choose to head down to Lake Oroville for a fireworks show that will be held at the Forebay. They are usually set off near the dam, but due to construction, the event ...

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  11. Death notices received June 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    ... Arrangements are under the direction of Paradise Chapel of the PInes, 877-4991. HULITT: Cascile Hulitt, 98, of Oroville, died Friday, June 30, 2017, in Hayward. Arrangements are under the direction of Oroville Funeral Home, 533-0323. LICHTENBERGER: ...

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  12. Paradise 10-12 Little League all-star Harrison helps lift team to district finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Paradise Post

    Paradise 9-11 Little League all-star Martin Bracisco offers at a pitch during the team's 10-0 loss to Lake Oroville in a elimination Wednesday night at Eastside. Chico >> The Paradise Little League 10-12-year-old all-stars proved that no deficit is too large, so long as you have the big boppers producing.

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  13. Building a Model to Help Restore Oroville Dam's ShatteredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | SFGate

    California water officials are relying on key hydrology tests being performed in Utah on a replica of the Oroville Dam spillway to pinpoint what repairs will work best at the tallest dam in the U.S for a spillway that was torn apart in February. Anyone who contemplated the wreckage of the Oroville Dam's main spillway back in February - either while water was pounding down the shattered concrete structure or when the flow was stopped later and the enormity of the damage was fully visible - probably had this thought cross their mind: "That is going to be tough to fix."

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  14. Still time to sign up for milfoil treatmentRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... with a degree in Communications - Print Journalism, with an emphasis in photojournalism. He is a proud alumnus of Oroville High School. His family first settled in Okanogan County in the late 1800s. His parents are Judy DeVon and the late Larry ...

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  15. Oroville Strong rebuilding citya s imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Devinn Thoma exits a downtown Oroville boutique with a smile and some new treads on Thursday. The Oroville Strong! campaign is working to rebuild the city's image as a safe place to live, work and play following the Oroville Dam emergency in February.

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  16. First Board of Consultants memo without retractions releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Demolition of the 1,400-foot lower Oroville Dam spillway chute is nearly complete in this picture taken Monday, while crews work on the final cleanup and start construction of concrete forms for the drainage system for the spillway. Oroville >> The latest memorandum prepared by the independent board looking at the Oroville Dam redesign includes new suggestions and is notably devoid of blacked-out text previously requested by the state Department of Water Resources.

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  17. Death notices received June 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    HIGGINS: Michael Earl Higgins, 63, of Oroville, died Friday, June 23, 2017, in Paradise. Arrangements are under the direction of the Neptune Society of Northern California, Chico Branch, 345-7200.

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  18. Steve Carsona s Outdoors: Saturday is the first of Californiaa s two license free days for anglersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... the Smith or Klamath-Trinity River systems. Things are finally getting back normal at the Feather River Hatchery in Oroville, reports Department of Water Resources biologist Julie Brown. “It's business as usual,” Brown said. ...

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  19. Four-way stop coming near new Oroville WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    The city of Oroville will be installing new stop signs making the intersection of South Fifth Avenue and Cal Oak Road a four-way stop. The change was recently approved by the City Council to provide safety to this intersection east of the new Super Walmart store.

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  20. DWR provides $20K for Oroville fireworks showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    At right, Emma and Dylan Crabtree watch while sister Haley Crabtree has a zen moment Wednesday at the Thermalito North Forebay, where Oroville's 4th of July fireworks display will be this year. Oroville >> The Lake Oroville fireworks funding usually comes from boat owners at the lake who watch the display from the water.

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