Butte County Newswire (Page 9)

Butte County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Butte County, CA. (Page 9)

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  1. Editorial: Bring Oroville settlement discussion into the lightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    ... to the relicensing approval needed from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Everyone signed on except Butte County, which said the locals deserved more from the state. The county said the lake was a drain on the area more than it was a benefit ...

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  2. Oroville spillway: Another round of questions for water leaders working on repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... are getting water and downstream communities (from the dam) are bearing the flood risk,” Stork said. Butte County Supervisor Bill Connelly mapped out considerable costs and losses to the local communities after the dam was built, including a ...

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  3. Thousands of baby salmon die in hatchery mishapRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | SFGate

    ... Department of Fish and Wildlife weighs fingerling fall-run salmon at the Feather River hatchery in Oroville (Butte County). Adam Anton of the state Department of Fish and Wildlife weighs fingerling fall-run salmon at the Feather River hatchery in ...

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  4. Two arrested in fatal Forbestown Road shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    ... 5 p.m. Saturday, lying in a driveway in the 2200 block of Forbestown Road, near Lumpkin Road. According to a Butte County Sheriff's Office press release, detectives determined through interviews with witnesses that Jagears and the men he shared a ...

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  5. Former Northern California narcotics deputy convicted of smuggling marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    A former Butte County sheriff's narcotics investigator was convicted this week of smuggling 220 pounds of California-grade marijuana as part of a cross-country drug ring, according to the U.S. attorney's office. Jurors in Harrisburg, Penn., delivered the guilty verdict Wednesday in the two-day drug trafficking and money laundering trial of Christopher Mark Heath, who was working with the Sheriff's Office when he was arrested in 2015, according to the attorney's office.

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  6. SF home buyers accused of violating city's affordable-housing lawRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... in San Francisco to evict her tenant, for allegedly disruptive behavior, and listed her own address in Durham (Butte County). Herrera also sued Rita Zakhrabova of San Francisco, whom he identified as an employee of the San Francisco Human Services ...

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  7. Letter going to Gov. Brown with Oroville Dam questions, concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> Next week, a letter about the Oroville Dam crisis will make its way to Gov. Jerry Brown's office, signed by agencies and cities across Butte County. State Sen. Jim Nielsen and Assemblyman James Gallagher's offices drafted the document with community concerns in mind.

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  8. Childrena s Choir of Chico spring concert is May 13Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The Children's Choir of Chico will host a spring concert at 7 p.m. May 13 at Faith Lutheran Church, 667 E. First Ave. Children's Choir of Chico is a community choir program that provides artistic choral education and performance. Its singers come from throughout Butte and Glenn counties.

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  9. Trail Days kicks off Tuesday, celebrates its 25th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Paradise Post

    ... ementary Schools), the California Conservation Corps, the Magalia Beautification Association (MBA) and CAL FIRE/Butte County Fire.

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  10. Two Southside Oroville shootings leave one hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    ... up on various leads,” according to the release. The second shooting happened about 2 a.m. Friday, when Butte County sheriff's deputies responded to a home in the 2400 block of D Street that was hit multiple times by gunshots, according to a ...

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  11. Oroville bomb scare leads to evacuation of county buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    A bomb threat called in to the Butte County Development Services Department led the evacuation of several buildings Friday morning, but police said nothing suspicious was found. The incident began about 10:15 a.m. when an unknown person telephoned the department's office on County Center Drive and said a bomb was inside the building, according to a press release issued by Oroville police.

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  12. Suspected Vang Pao vandal caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | NewsReview.com

    ... felony because damage is estimated at more than $400. Gen. Vang Pao is revered in the Hmong community, and the Butte County Hmong Association raised $40,000 to install the statue in 2012. It was previously vandalized in 2014 and repaired.

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  13. Butte County not likely to get funding from Chico for Fire Station 42Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    It's still up in the air what will happen to Cal Fire-Butte County Fire Station 42, but Chico has weighed in on whether it could provide any financial assistance to the county to keep it open. Tuesday, City Manager Mark Orme told the City Council if the city had one million dollars, “I would have recommended we keep our staffing at 17 .” At that time, he was ready to take any council comments to report to the county, but there weren't any.

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  14. Man charged with attempted murder in Chico stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> A Chico man has been charged with attempted murder for his alleged role in a stabbing at a south Chico home in March. Corey Crews was charged Friday in Butte County Superior Court with felony counts of attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon, according to court documents.

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  15. Annual fishing derby free to childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Paradise Post

    ... going on for over 50 years and offers a high success rate for catching a fish at the derby that's sponsored by Butte County Fish and Game Commission. “Lures can be dangerous with everyone in tight proximity, but they can use them once the ...

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  16. CHP probes a complexa Highway 70 crash that left 3 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    ... been able to get a statement from LeDoux. Lambert said investigators will prepare a report and submit it to the Butte County District Attorney's Office for “review and prosecution,” though it's unknown when the report could be ...

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  17. Statea s chief justice honors Butte County civic learning programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> A Butte County program promoting civic engagement among students has been honored with an award sponsored by the Judicial Council of California. The Butte County Civic Learning Partnership on Monday learned that it had been chosen for the Exemplary Service and Leadership Award, “which gives special recognition for outstanding service to the judicial branch,” according to a press release.

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  18. Tee to Green: Sunset Hills Golf Course getting a face-liftRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Mike Mattingly and Grant Hornbeak have taken over the day-to-day management of the Sunset Hills Golf Course north of town and are making some major renovations to the course and to its operation. Mattingly and Hornbeak are determined to preserve the First Tee junior program that they developed and nurtured at the facility along with the support of the Butte County Office of Education and the Chico Unified School District.

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  19. Editorial: Politicians, public must demand answers on Oroville DamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    ... of the waters depart from the damaged spillway and flows into a ravine and then into the diversion pool at the Butte County, Calif. site. Ryan McKinney / California Department of Water Resources The California Department of Water Resources continued ...

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  20. Quota Clubs join together to make transitioning for homelessness a little fresherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Quota Club members from Oroville Paradise and Gridley gathered at Curves in Oroville to assemble Buckets of Love, which hold cleaning products for people transitioning from homelessness. There's the Sea of Love, which is a song, and there's the City of Love, which is Paris, and then there's Buckets of Love, which was team effort among Butte County Quota Clubs to make moving into a new home a little bit brighter for those in need.

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