Oroville Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. November train derailment in Feather River Canyon caused by broken railRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Belden >> A November train derailment in the Feather River Canyon was caused by a broken rail, the Enterprise-Record has learned. As Union Pacific Railroad prepares to replace more than 36 miles of track between Keddie and Lake Oroville, spokesman Francisco Castillo has confirmed a detail fracture caused by cracks led to the derailment of 12 train cars that tumbled into the canyon Nov. 25. The repairs are unrelated and were planned before the accident, Castillo said, part of a greater effort to improve rail safety as transport of crude oil continues to rise.

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  2. Death notices for April 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    BENNETT: Susan Bennett, 77, of Oroville, died Sunday, April 12, 2015, in Oroville. Arrangements are under the direction of Ramsey Funeral Home, 534-3877.

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  3. Injured Oroville soldier receives Purple Heart from Iraq warRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Col. David Ceniti speaks as retired Army Sgt. Michael Thurman receives a Purple Heart for injuries sustained in 2005 in Iraq on Sunday in Oroville.

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  4. LeAnn Rimes watches her stepson's soccer game with husband Eddie CibrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... fans, writing, 'Sac Town #showtime #touchdown #music.' The powerhouse songbird is readying to perform her show in Oroville, California at Gold Country Casino - an hour north of the state capital Sacramento. And the night away from her husband of ...

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  5. Chico City Council to consider legalizing fireworks to support nonprofit fundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Casey Codorniz of Thrift Mart Discount Groceries in Oroville shows off his fireworks collection that the store will use for its annual Fourth of July celebration in 2013. Chico >>> The City Council looks to consider an explosive issue in the coming weeks, with a proposal to legalize state-approved fireworks in city limits.

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  6. Oroville committee names educators of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> The Ross-Harmon Educator of the Year committee recently announced the names of eight individuals who will be honored later this month at a dinner and ceremony Oroville. Named for the late Bruce Harmon and retired educator Charlotte Ross, the award honors teachers and classified employees in the Oroville, Palermo and Thermalito school districts who have made significant contributions toward students' educations.

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  7. Seeking input on County Extension Director positionRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | 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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  8. 'Not enough hours in the day!' LeAnn Rimes moans as she leaves...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... fans, writing, 'Sac Town #showtime #touchdown #music.' The powerhouse songbird is readying to perform her show in Oroville, California at Gold Country Casino - an hour north of the state capital Sacramento. And the night away from her husband of ...

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  9. Feather River farmers see 50 percent water reductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    Some Feather River water splashes over the Diversion Dam this week in Oroville. Water districts relying on water from the river were notified Wednesday their supply would be cut by 50 percent.

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  10. Crude oil-by-rail safety focus of proposed Garamendi billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | The Daily Democrat

    ... He shared that a derailment in November sent eight train cars and loads of corn into Feather River Canyon near Lake Oroville. Garamendi also explained that the process of removing volatile gases isn't new, but a regular standard for refineries in ...

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  11. First Southside Oroville annexation clears protest hurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> The path to annexing the first area of Southside Oroville into the city is clear after officials determined there are too few protests to stop the process or call for an election. While members of Friends of Southside celebrated the news at a gathering Friday, several residents in Southside voiced opposition to the plan to incorporate the neighborhood of 2,392 into the city.

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  12. Storm weather had passed; mountains still snowyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    ... 32 and Highway 50 in Northern California Rainfall totals from the storm were 0.86 inch in Chico, 0.75 inch in Oroville, and 1.36 inches in Paradise. The Weather Service is forecasting mostly sunny conditions today, with highs in the valley in the ...

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  13. Oroville City Council OKs fire hose, financial softwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Tuesday night's Oroville City Council meeting may have been one for the record books. Not only was it swift, but there was no discussion before approving matters.

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  14. Enforcement of medical marijuana Measure A now includes 16 citationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> Butte County officials provided a clearer picture Tuesday of the effort to enforce Measure A, the voter-approved ordinance regulating the physical size of medical marijuana grows. County Counsel Bruce Alpert also updated the Board of Supervisors of the lawsuit filed by four medical marijuana patients challenging the measure as unconstitutional.

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  15. California water board says February savings were worst yet, but Oroville laudedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... board reported Tuesday that conservation efforts in February were the worst in nine months of drought monitoring. Oroville, however, was singled out as one of the stars in water conservation statewide. The State Water Resources Control Board said ...

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  16. Storm brings rain, snow and thunderstormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Black storm clouds that prompted a tornado warning fill the sky over Table Mountain as a train moves below Tuesday near Oroville. An anticipated storm rolled into Northern California and brought rain in the valley and snow in the mountains Tuesday, along with thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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  17. California drought mandate helps conserve water, but not indefinitelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Lake Oroville is a part of the California State Water Project which began under the leadership of Gov. Edmund G. Brown, Sr. The state of California is entering its fourth year of severe drought. To help manage diminishing water supplies, on April 1, Governor Edmund G. Brown , Jr. announced first-ever statewide mandatory water reductions.

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  18. CHP: Oroville man dies after crashing stolen car during high-speed chase near PalermoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Palermo >> An Oroville man allegedly evading the Butte County Sheriff's Office in a stolen car died Monday evening after crashing during the pursuit. Just before 9 p.m., Jeffrey Stogsdill, 24, was reportedly fleeing in a 1993 Honda Accord when he lost control of the vehicle and went off of the road, according to the California Highway Patrol. 1 comment

  19. 4 p.m. update: Tornado warning issued for Butte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A tornado warning has been issued for central Butte County after the National Weather Service located a thunderstorm capable of producing a twister about six miles west of Oroville. The storm cell was moving northeast at about 15 mph.

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  20. Tornado warning issued for Butte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | KRCR

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A * TORNADO WARNING FOR... CENTRAL BUTTE COUNTY IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA... * UNTIL 500 PM PDT * AT 350 PM PDT... NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO NEAR THERMALITO... OR 6 MILES WEST OF OROVILLE... MOVING NORTH AT 15 MPH. THIS THUNDERSTORM IS LIKELY PRODUCING ACCUMULATING HAIL.

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