Butte County Newswire (Page 10)

Butte County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Butte County, CA. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 4,076 in Butte County, CA

  1. 100 years ago...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Red Bluff Daily News

    J. B. Thompson of Vina has applied to the State Water Commission for 100,000 acre feet of waters of Butte creek in Butte county for the irrigation of lands in townships 20, 21, 22 north, range 1 east, and township 22 north, range 2 east M. D. M. Application has also been made for the same water for use in mining and also for power. Applicant was allowed until March 2 in which to file complete data.

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  2. Feather River Park District board approves audit finding possible fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... salary range last week as the search for a new general manager continues. Risa Johnson covers local politics in Butte County and the City of Oroville for the Chico Enterprise-Record and Oroville Mercury-Register newspapers. Since February 2017, she ...

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  3. Deputy Arrests Oroville Student who Threatened to Kill TeacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Butte County Sheriff's Deputy Jesse Nicholaw found the Prospect High School student at a family member's home in Oroville and arrested him.

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  4. Butte County teenager arrested on charges he threatened to kill teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> A Butte County student Tuesday was arrested on suspicion of threatening to kill a teacher, according to the Sheriff's Office. The Sheriff's Office said it was contacted Tuesday by an official at Prospect High School in Oroville regarding alleged threats a 16-year-old male student made to kill a teacher.

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  5. Chico Heritage Association annual meeting is SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The Chico Heritage Association will hold its annual meeting starting at 2 p.m. Sunday in the conference room at 1200 Park Ave., and the public is invited. The program will include a talk by Adrienne Pustejovsky on “Through the Lens of the Wright-Patrick House, a Glimpse Into the Earliest Days of Butte County.” The nonprofit organization has an office in The Garden Walk, Suite D, at 225 Main Street, which is open to the public from noon to 3 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays.

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  6. Next north valley storm could bring it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    East Coast residents could pshaw over the storm heading into Butte County, but for north staters, it's going to be quite a show. Rule out sunshine, but everything else is in the picture, from high winds and rain, to possible hail and probable low snow.

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  7. 2018 Civic Learning Award to Achieve CharterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Paradise Post

    ... change and social equity. “Achieve students also participated in the first National History Day in Butte County last year, with nearly a dozen students advancing to state competition,” Gordon said. “Part of Achieve's mission ...

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  8. The more backups, the better: When internet goes out during an emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Mercury-Register

    ... begin with. So we asked the sheriff's office to share tips for getting information offline and checked in with Butte County on whether other notification methods like sirens would ever be considered. Public Information Officer Miranda Bowersox with ...

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  9. Lower Bidwell Park to close at 11 p.m. nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... camping in the park, as well as the cost of cleaning up the encampments. The commission also recognized the Butte County Sheriff's Alternative Custody program, which initially helped the city clean up Caper Acres after staffing cutbacks. Sheriff ...

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  10. Free book day cracks open love for readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Mercury-Register

    ... sponsored the event at the CARD Community Center on Vallombrosa Avenue. Rachel Frank, president of the Butte County Teachers Association, said the day's festivities were one way of giving back to the community through their love of literacy. ...

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  11. Supplemental septic system owners get a break on county feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Paradise Post

    Oroville >> There aren't a lot of supplemental septic systems in Butte County - yet - but the people who have them will be getting a bit of a break on the price of keeping them legal. The Butte County Board of Supervisors has reduced the annual permit fee for the systems from $167 to $111, provided the property owners keep them in good condition.

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  12. Months after fires destroyed property, many victims are still flounderingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Monterey County Herald

    ... who he understood had been badly burned in the fire and was rescued by North Valley Animal Disaster Group and Butte County Animal Control. He said that he had talked with Animal Control about transporting his donkey the day before the fire hit him. ...

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  13. Stolen car leads to an arrest of twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | Paradise Post

    ... a man had been hiding under the female's vehicle but had fled after hearing her screams. With the assistance of Butte County Sheriff's Department, a perimeter was set up and a systematic search of the neighborhood conducted. They said found the ...

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  14. A community crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | NewsReview.com

    In this week's cover story, CN&R Staff Writer Ken Smith takes a close look at the shooting death of 25-year-old Desmond Phillips by police officers while he was experiencing a mental health breakdown , analyzing the incident in the context of other fatal encounters involving law enforcement. What he found is that, of the dozens of police killings attributed to gunfire in Butte County over the past 20 years, more than half involved mental illness.

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  15. News of our Past: Ducks killed to protect crops, then fed to hogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | Mercury-Register

    ... of Sacramento. PARADISE - An application was filed yesterday with the Local Agencies Formation Commission of Butte County for its approval of incorporation plans for this community. Don Roberson, chairman of the Paradise Civic League Incorporation ...

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  16. Benefit concert for Butte Parent Cafe is Feb. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Feb. 23. Tickets at the door will be a flat $20 each. Valley Oak Children's Services has provided services to Butte County for 38 years. This event will help with the continuation of their Parent Cafe program which offers a family night out in ...

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  17. Chico police begin carrying opioid overdose reversal kitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | Mercury-Register

    Chico >> Chico police this week began carrying in their patrol cars a potentially life-saving treatment for people experiencing effects of an opioid overdose. The Chico Police Department, in partnership with Butte County Public Health, received 41 kits of nasal naloxone, an overdose reversal medication that officers and public health officials say can mean the difference between life and death.

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  18. Fundraising suggests GOP seats are very hot, and might flipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | SFGate

    Rep. Doug LaMalfa, whose Butte County seat is considered among the safest Republican strongholds in the state, faces a long-shot opponent who has out-raised him for the campaign. Rep. Doug LaMalfa, whose Butte County seat is considered among the safest Republican strongholds in the state, faces a long-shot opponent who has out-raised him for the campaign.

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  19. Whata s happening Saturday in the north valleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Chico and Paradise branches of the American Association of University Women and the League of Women Voters of Butte County Present “How to Effectively Let Your Voice be Heard with Elected Representatives and Candidates.” 2320 N. Ave., ...

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  20. Asbestos mitigation working at Oroville Dam spillwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Efforts to keep asbestos under control at the Oroville Dam spillway reconstruction site appear to have worked, according to information from the Butte County Air Quality Management District. After the main spillway broke up, investigators found it had been constructed partially on actinolite, a mineral that contains asbestos.

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