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  1. Boat ramps at Lime Saddle is use as Lake Oroville rises slowlyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Dave Dorsey of Paradise heads out fishing Friday on Lake Oroville from the Lake Oroville Marina at Lime Saddle. The slowly rising lake has allowed the ramps there to open.

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  2. Chinese New Year marked Sunday at Oroville templeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> Chinese New Year for The Year of the Dog will be celebrated noon-4 p.m. Sunday at the Oroville Chinese Temple and Museum, 1500 Broderick St., with free admission and activities. The North Valley In-Tune Music Foundation, which raises funds for the community and encourages children to take up music, has arranged for a special concert between 1-3 p.m. The Temple complex traces its roots back to the 1860s when the Chinese community was active in the area.

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  3. Oroville Dam: Assemblyman James Gallagher brings group of legislators to OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Assemblyman James Gallagher and other legislators discuss the Lake Oroville Dam and spillway incident and current situation during a gathering at the Southside Community Center in Oroville on Thursday. Oroville >> Assemblyman James Gallagher rounded up a group of bipartisan legislators to visit Oroville on Thursday, where they met with community members and toured the now-infamous dam.

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  4. Death notices received Feb. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    BYERS: Patricia Ray McMullen Byers, 76, of Biggs, died Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, in Biggs. Arrangements are under the direction of Gridley-Block Funeral Chapel, Gridley, 846-2138.

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  5. How to sign up for emergency alerts, check evacuation routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> After a particularly dangerous year of fires and flooding, disaster preparedness got some time in the spotlight, but today just a small fraction of Butte County residents are signed up for emergency alerts. An estimated 226,864 live in the county, according to the 2016 census.

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  6. Construction of Butte Collegea s new diesel lab gets underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Butte College President Samia Yaqub, left, gets her gloves and goggles along with other Butte College VIP's as they get ready to start the demolition process with a ceremonial “wall breaking” by Yaqub and several others on Wednesday in Chico. Chico >> Gold sledgehammers swung into a wall at Butte College on Wednesday, marking the beginning of a major addition to the automotive program at the college's Skyway Center.

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  7. Oroville group hosts spillway anniversary dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    On the anniversary of last year's spillway evacuation, Citizens for a Better Oroville will host a Spillway Evacuees Dinner, a night of celebration, solidarity and remembrance, from 5-9 p.m. Saturday at the Southside Oroville Community Center, 2959 Lower Wyandotte Road. Citizens for a Better Oroville's goals include the betterment of Oroville and holding the Department of Water Resources accountable to the community.

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  8. Oroville Dam anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The road on top of the Lake Oroville Dam has seen a lot of heavy truck traffic this past year and shows substantial wear and deterioration. Oroville >> Sunday marked one year since water spilled down the Oroville Dam emergency spillway for the first time in history, spelling near-disaster for nearly 188,000 residents downstream.

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  9. Oroville chamber executive leavingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The very next week, Linville will be stepping into a job as program director for the nonprofit Work Training Center, which assists adults with disabilities throughout the county. In an email to this newspaper, she wrote, “I am actually devastated to be leaving.

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  10. Presentation on a The Dust Bowla Saturday at Oroville tool museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Bud Bolt, Bolt's Antique Tool Museum founder, will give his final presentation on “The Dust Bowl,” 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the museum, 1650 Broderick St. Bolt's family farm was in Nebraska and he will share his first-hand personal insights and observations about the 1930s era, the desperation and hard times.

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  11. Oroville Dam: Locals in class action lawsuit explain their lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> Locals who lost business or saw their property value decrease because of the Oroville Dam crisis are anxious to be reimbursed through a class action lawsuit filed last week. The complaint is the fourth filed against the state over the past month for damages resulting from the spillway emergency last February, when an estimated 188,000 people downstream were ordered to evacuate.

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  12. He wants the nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Don Blake stands beside his car, posted with Water Mafia signs, as he protests Monday outside of the Department of Water Resources offices on Glen Drive in Oroville. Blake has been unsuccessfully seeking the name of the DWR executive who made the decision to cut back water flows down the main Oroville Dam spillway from 65,000 cubic feet per second to 55,000 cfs on the Feb. 10, 2017.

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  13. One year after the Oroville Dam spillway crisis, herea s where it standsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> Feb. 11 marked one year since water spilled down the Oroville Dam emergency spillway for the first time in history, spelling near-disaster for nearly 188,000 residents downstream.

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  14. Select ChoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 11 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    On Feb. 2-3, the California Music Educators Association, Northern Section held a Select Choir hosted at Chico State University.

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  15. Butte County supervisors look at online home rental rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 11 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> Proposed regulations on online renting of homes or rooms to vacationers will get a first look by the Butte County Board of Supervisors Tuesday. Online services like Airbnb, VRBO, HomeAway and similar companies have created a market where people can rent out their homes or rooms in their homes for short periods.

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  16. Editorial: On Oroville relicensing, dona t just delay; start overRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 11 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Politicians, government agencies, businesses and other interested parties have said the federal government needs to hit the pause button on relicensing the Lake Oroville project. We think the rewind button would be better.

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  17. Oroville Dam: One year after crisis, distrust lingers, big questions remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The road on top of the Lake Oroville Dam has seen a lot of heavy truck traffic this past year and shows substantial wear and deterioration. Oroville >> Today marks one year since water spilled down the Oroville Dam emergency spillway for the first time in history, spelling near-disaster for nearly 188,000 residents downstream.

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  18. Hit-and-run in Biggs leaves one deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Biggs >> The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal hit-and-run that occurred 12:35 a.m. Saturday on southbound Riceton Highway, north of Afton Road. Richard Dwain Benish, 23, of Durham, was found at the scene and pronounced deceased by a Butte County deputy coroner, according to a CHP press release.

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  19. How has spillway disaster affected Orovillea s economy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A Matthews concrete mixer is parked at the Wagon Wheel Market near the spillway Wednesday. The market enjoyed a business boom when hundreds of workers were at the dam every day.

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  20. Hall of Records taking reservations for Valentinea s Day weddingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A few times are still available for Valentine's Day weddings at the new Butte County Hall of Records, 155 Nelson Ave. in Oroville. There is a room specially for weddings that can be reserved by calling 538-7691.

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