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 3,371 in Butte County, CA

  1. High school graduation rates increase in Butte, statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    ... with their class in 2014. Cohort graduation rates from last year and the previous school term were similar for Butte County, but the graduation rate dropped in Glenn County. In the 2012-13 school year, the cohort number of graduating students was ...

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  2. Marin History Museum artifacts sold to Sacramento-area estate sales firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... San Rafael were sold to Matt Padgett, owner of Packratt Trains and Toys in Gridley - a city of about 6,000 in Butte County. The trains were built by San Rafael resident Arthur Andersen, who died in 1971 at the age of 85. Padgett said he bought the ...

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  3. Dozens question PG&E plans to remove 32 trees south of ChicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Patrick Ranch Museum pushed to broaden the discussion about the utility's plans to remove trees elsewhere in Butte County. The spectre of PG&E's controversial effort to remove 242 trees in Oroville pervaded the meeting. That effort culminated Feb. 6 ...

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  4. Duenas appears in court, accused of child molestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | KRCR

    Jacob Duenas was in Butte County court on Monday to be arraigned after allegedly sexually assaulting a 10-year-old boy. Duenas was arrested after a 4-month long investigation on Thursday in Chico.

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  5. Thunderstorm brings rain, hail in Butte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Hail the size of marble was expected, while a vegetation fire caused by a lightning strike was reported on Coutolenc Road in Magalia, according to the police scanner.

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  6. Wildflower Century Ride a day of great weather, good food and pedalingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Mark Young, of El Dorado Hills, is served a sandwich from Kona's by Denise Doering, of Chico, as Rosanne Whyte asks another cyclist which type of sandwich he would like Sunday at the Spring Valley School lunch stop during the Wildflower Century Ride which took some riders to Stirling City, Oroville, Table Mountain and the Sacramento River before finishing at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds in Chico Cyclists pedal Sunday on Durham-Dayton Highway in Durham during the Wildflower Century Ride which took some riders to Stirling City, Oroville, Table Mountain and the Sacramento River before finishing at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds in Chico Chico >> About 3,500 people donned spandex, strapped on helmets and pedaled around Butte County Sunday for the Wildflower Century Ride.

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  7. News of our Past: Butte County kiwis can all be traced to one a motheraRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... was first planted at the Chico Tree Improvement Center after being shipped over from China. Since then, all of Butte County's 1,420 bearing acres were planted with root stock traced to the Mother Kiwi. Pioneer Day, a once-a-year western fling that ...

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  8. Other voices: Some almond criticism is nuttyRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... fish in the delta. That has local folks just a bit on edge, because almonds are the third-biggest crop in Butte County and the second-largest in Glenn County. California produces about four-fifths of the world's almonds, about 2 billion pounds ...

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  9. Heidi Hall: A youth homeless crisis in the makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Union

    ... serve as a locus of help for LGBT homeless youth. While Stonewall works with an estimated 400 homeless youth in Butte County (yes, that many!), Mountain Circle works with potential host families, and is providing services within two hours of Chico, ...

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  10. Missing teenagera s body found in Feather RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Red Bluff Daily News

    PARADISE >> The body of missing teenager Tristan Lucero was recovered from the West Branch of the Feather River on Monday. Butte County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Miranda Bowersox said search and rescue crews found the 18-year-old's body in the water at about 11:25 a.m. Monday.

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  11. Rotary of Oroville seeks $20,000 for annual fireworks over lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    ... Area Chamber of Commerce, the state Department of Water Resources, State Parks, California Highway Patrol, the Butte County Sheriff's Office, Cal Fire-Butte County and others. While a popular event among spectators, there have been years recently ...

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  12. 10 community organizations to request federal funding allocation from city of ChicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... a.m. in Conference Room 1 of the Council Chambers. The applicants include Caminar, Community Action Agency of Butte County, Catalyst Domestic Violence Services, Chico Area Agency on Aging (also known as Meals on Wheels), Chico Community Children's ...

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  13. Missing teena s body found in Feather RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Paradise Post

    Butte County Sheriff's Office Spokeswoman Miranda Bowersox said the sheriff's office and search and rescue crews found Lucero's body in the water at about 11:25 a.m. Monday. Bowersox said the body appears to have been in the water for about two weeks, the approximate time Lucero has been missing.

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  14. Enrollment event for Covered CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Enrollment events for learning more about Covered California health insurance coverage are planned by the state in Butte and Glenn counties. Residents can get more information about insurance coverage, as well as sign up for Covered California or a Medi-Cal managed care health plan.

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  15. Butte County employers looking for staff have helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Chico >> Employers throughout Butte County that may want to hire young adults for part-time jobs have a resource with the Alliance for Workforce Development. Companies that may lose their temporary college workers or only need someone part time can find a worker ages 18 to 21 through a state program that is available in Butte County.

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  16. Fire burns cabin, trailer; forces evacuations in Belden Town...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Feather River Bulletin

    ... all over the county responded to the fire along with the U.S. Forest Service and a Cal Fire crew from Butte County. Quincy Fire Chief Robbie Cassou said the response was well coordinated. "It was great to see federal, state and local agencies coming ...

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  17. Covered California events this week in Butte, Glenn countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Enrollment events for learning more about Covered California health insurance coverage are planned by the state this week in Butte and Glenn counties. Residents can get more information about insurance coverage, as well as sign up for Covered California or a Medi-Cal managed care health plan.

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  18. Butte College explains why solar didna t work during recent power outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    Butte Valley >> With thousands of solar panels at Butte College, why was the campus without power during the recent outage? “We fielded a lot of questions,” said Facilities Planning and Management Director Ken Albright in a recent phone interview. On April 6, a PG&E transformer problem shut down power all over Butte County, leaving many without electricity for roughly four hours.

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  19. Butte College official explains why solar panels failed during recent power outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Butte Valley >> With thousands of solar panels at Butte College, why was the campus without power during the recent outage? “We fielded a lot of questions,” said Facilities Planning and Management Director Ken Albright in a recent phone interview. On April 6, a PG&E transformer problem shut down power all over Butte County, leaving many without electricity for roughly four hours.

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  20. Butte County Board of Supervisors to consider barring fracking wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> After two months of work, the Butte County staff is bringing back a fracking-related ordinance for the Board of Supervisors to consider during a public hearing Tuesday. Unlike the original draft that died during the board's Feb. 10 meeting, the proposal doesn't address whether to ban the use of fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, to stimulate the production of oil and natural gas wells, according to Tim Snellings, director of the county development services department.

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