Butte County Newswire (Page 8)

Butte County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Butte County, CA. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 4,564 in Butte County, CA

  1. More thunderstorms due; Lake Oroville could keep risingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... to PG&E's outage website . Thunderstorms contributed to several car crashes in the north state, but Cal Fire-Butte County public information officer Mary Ann Aldrich said they were not expecting flooding or to have dry lightning start fires. ...

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  2. Superheroes outshine rain in Kiddiesa ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Mercury-Register

    ... school groups and individual entrants. Many stopped to hand out candy, including two members of the 2015 Miss Butte County Royal Court. The event was organized by Kiwanis of Oroville, which supports many youth programs. Don Miller, one of the people ...

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  3. Chocolate festival to see wet weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Paradise Post

    ... at about 54. The warmer temperatures will be great for the Chocolate Thunder run, a motorcycle run throughout Butte County, which is a continuation of this week's festival. The motorcycle run begins at Sierra Steel Harley-Davidson, goes through ...

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  4. Comanche Creek Greenway project bridges the gapRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... only to get to work but, on a lunch break, go for a walk in a peaceful setting,” he said. Jim Peplow, a Butte County Association of Governments senior planner, expressed joy at seeing the bridge lowered into place Friday, providing a direct ...

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  5. New downtown outdoor venue opens Saturday during Feather Fiesta DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Mercury-Register

    ... restaurant, he pointed to renovations of Oroville Inn and the Washington Building and incoming businesses like Butte County Wine Co. Ryan Olson covers local court cases for the Enterprise-Record. In 1994, he and 300 members of his school marching ...

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  6. Chico police arrest alleged armed felon during traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... possession of drug paraphernalia and violation of probation, according to the release. He was booked into Butte County Jail in Oroville. Officers found Williams had been on felony probation for domestic violence, had a restraining order against him ...

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  7. 600 Special Olympians compete in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | KRCR

    Most of the competitors, who ranged from ages 3 through 22, were from Butte County, although a few came from Glenn County too. "We love to be involved in this event," said Jen Gallagher, whose 12-year-old son competed in the event.

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  8. Mixed news on Butte County groundwater levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Groundwater levels were up ever-so-slightly this spring the Butte County Water Commission has been told. While that's cause for pause, it will take more wet weather before groundwater levels are worthy of a sigh of relief.

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  9. Ishia s legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | NewsReview.com

    ... Ishi Gathering and Seminar This year's event will take place April 29-30 in Oroville and is hosted by the Butte County Historical Society. Some of the events are as follows: April 29, 1-4:30 p.m., at the Oroville Centennial Cultural Center, 1931 ...

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  10. Footgolf comes to Paradisea s Tuscan Ridge golf clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Paradise Post

    Soccer and golf enthusiasts can now come together in some aspects at Paradise's Tuscan Ridge Golf Club through the hybrid concoction of footgolf, a new event brought to Butte County by Tuscan Ridge General Manager Jay Berkowitz. Berkowitz, a long-time Paradise businessman with two daughters who attend Paradise High, said the idea of footgolf came to him from trips to Sacramento.

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  11. Chico woman alleges whistleblower violations in former job managing sexually violent predator programRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... possible placement of a sexually violent predator in Chico. That possibility hit a roadblock April 24, when the Butte County Sheriff's Office announced that a local landlord backed out of a plan to house Solano County sex offender Fraisure Smith at ...

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  12. Oakdale Heights bike rodeo aims to reduce riding accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Mercury-Register

    ... bicycle related injuries, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Support for the bike rodeo came from Butte County Public Health, the California Highway Patrol, Lake Oroville Bike Organization, Chico Velo, Butte County Sheriff's Department, ...

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  13. You can have a busy day Saturday in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Mercury-Register

    ... Theatre, 1489 Myers St. Auditions were held Friday night for the show, put on by the Oroville Exchange Club, Butte County Office of Education and STAGE (State Theatre Arts Guild). • A brewfest and car show is planned 1-6 p.m. at 1332 Huntoon ...

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  14. New evacuation plan for Paradise, MagaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | KRCR

    ... time-consuming. "It was pretty bad," said Jim Broshears, a former Paradise fire chief who now works for the Butte County Fire Safe Council, remembering that the line backed up for 10 miles. But from that '08 logjam, the town developed new evacuation ...

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  15. Editorial: Transportation funding issues hard to ignoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Mercury-Register

    ... 70, and that idea was dropped too. Since then, Caltrans and local transportation planning agencies like the Butte County Association of Governments have directed their efforts toward extending passing lanes on 70, with the thought that at some point ...

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  16. Public works projects starting next week in Thermalito, Palermo and ParadiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    In Thermalito, construction of a water main by the Thermalito Water and Sewer District will impact traffic on Grand Avenue between Tehama Avenue and 10th Street through May 23. In Palermo, the Butte County Department of Public Works will be working on Palermo Road between Lone Tree Road and Power House Hill Road through June 10. In addition, a project is starting Tuesday on Clark Road between Bille Road and Wagstaff Road in Paradise, but no traffic delays are expected.

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  17. Bangor shooting leaves man hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Butte County sheriff's deputies about 7:40 p.m. responded to the 6500 block of LaPorte Road following a 9-1-1 call, according to a press release. The initial report indicated a man had been shot in the chest by another man following an argument in the street, according to the release.

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  18. Deputies arrest man after shooting near BangorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | KRCR

    According to the Butte County Sheriff's Office, around 7:41 p.m., deputies responded to the 6500 block of LaPorte Road in the Bangor area, after receiving a report of a shooting that had happened. Deputies said the initial report was that a man had been shot in the chest by another man after an argument in the street.

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  19. Candidates for Oroville-area Butte County supervisor meet at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Mercury-Register

    ... years and is currently a senior employment and eligibility specialist. He is also a vice president for the Butte County Employees Association Local 1. These differences were on display when this publication asked the candidates about the county's ...

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  20. Investigators: Sexual assault suspect is son of retired police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | KRCR

    ... minor with the intent of a sex act, oral copulation with minor and sodomy with a minor. He was booked into the Butte County Jail and bail was set at $115, 000. Flowerdew was arrested and booked into the Tehama County Jail for contacting a minor with ...

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