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  1. Oroville of long ago: Drive-in movies and cable TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Mercury-Register

    Due to the abnormal subject matter of these motion pictures, children will not be admitted unless accompanied by their parents! Special uniformed police will supervise admission. Every father should bring his son.

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  2. Butte not on community college bachelora s degree listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Mercury-Register

    San Francisco >> Butte College will not be one of the 15 community colleges to offer baccalaureate degrees under a new two-year pilot program. Chancellor Brice Harris presented a list of 15 schools to the system's Board of Governors Tuesday, drawn from 36 applicants throughout the state, Two schools north of Sacramento were included: Shasta College in Redding will offer a degree in health information management, and Feather River College in Quincy will have a degree on the equine industry.

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  3. Forecasts show drought continuing in California, SouthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Mercury-Register

    Sacramento >> Federal agencies released a pair of forecasts showing dry conditions will persist in parts of the drought-stricken West, suggesting there won't be enough snow to boost water supplies. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Water and Climate Center says the year has started off unusually dry in the Southwest.

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  4. Man scooped up by garbage truck lives to tell about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Mercury-Register

    A man is lucky to be alive after surviving a ride in the rear of a garbage truck that was on its way to the Yolo County Landfill. According to Yolo County Sheriff's Lt.

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  5. Review: Morgan Song brings artful cuisine to Los AltosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Mercury-Register

    Fine dining has changed a great deal in a fairly short time. Over the past decade -- perhaps less -- it has become more casual, energetic and dynamic on levels both atmospheric and gastronomic.

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  6. Federal judge weighs marijuanaa s classificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Mercury-Register

    Sacramento >> A federal judge in California is weighing the constitutionality of a 45-year-old act that classifies marijuana as a dangerous drug along with LSD, cocaine and heroin. U.S. District Judge Kimberly J. Mueller in Sacramento held a five-day fact-finding hearing on the classification question late last year, and final arguments are scheduled for next month, the Los Angeles Times reported Monday.

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  7. Dry start to duck hunting, but storms brought puddles to Northern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Mercury-Register

    Enterprise-Record Saber ,one of the nation's top performing field trial retrievers poses with a duck he just retrieved from a course at Hightest Kennels in Oroville July 14, 2014. Puddles in fields and gullies in Northern California are a welcome sign if you are a human resident, but even more so if you are a duck.

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  8. California drought: Jerry Brown unveils proposal on how to start spending $7.5 billion water bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Mercury-Register

    Two months ago, in the grip of a historic drought, California voters overwhelmingly approved a $7.5 billion water bond to fund everything from new storage projects to modernizing drinking water treatment plants. On Friday, as part of his budget proposal, Gov. Jerry Brown identified how he would like the first wave of that money to be spent.

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  9. Farm briefs: Farm Bureau annual dinner, grazing workshop, farm trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Mercury-Register

    Workshops for farm evals >> Three workshops by the Butte Yuba Sutter Water Quality Coalition will be held to help farmers and landowners with farm evaluations plans: Monday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Jan. 20, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Jan. 23, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information contact Juleah Cordi at 674-1461 ext. 132 or byswqc@scrcd.org.

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  10. Sidelines: Soccer, bowling leagues back for youths, Butte College fundraiser, AAU tryoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Mercury-Register

    The Chico Youth Soccer League is accepting final registration for spring soccer and will continue to do so until teams are filled. Registration packets are available at Play It Again Sports and the CARD office or can be downloaded from eteamz.com and mailed to the league at P.O. Box 1537, Chico, CA 95927.

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  11. Steve Carsona s Outdoors: Rising water helps Oroville bass biteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Mercury-Register

    The past few weeks have seen a massive influx of water into Lake Oroville, which is good news for anglers on a variety of fronts. “Since the lake level bottomed out at 647 feet in elevation last month, the lake has risen over 60 feet and is still rising,” observed Don Reighley, president of the Paradise Bass Club.

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  12. Editorial: The top stories of the year a " next year, that isRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Mercury-Register

    While it's interesting and instructive to look back at the top stories of last year, let's face it: That's so 2014. We're moving on.

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  13. Governora s Christmas pardons include four from Butte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Mercury-Register

    Sacramento >> Gov. Jerry Brown continued his practice of forgiveness on Christmas Eve by issuing 105 pardons, mostly for people who have been convicted of nonviolent drug offenses and burglary more than a decade ago. The governor's office said all those granted pardons had completed their sentences and had been released from custody for more than a decade without committing additional crimes.

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  14. Judge, former defense attorney remembered by colleaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Mercury-Register

    Judge Denny R. Forland, previously a defense attorney, was sworn in as a Butte County Superior Court of California Judge Friday, June 28, 2013. Juniper Rose Photos Chico >> Butte County Superior Court Judge Denny R. Forland died Saturday at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento from complications related to pneumonia.

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  15. Army veteran, family receives mortgage-free home in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Mercury-Register

    The Fackrell family, Karl, holding infant Conner, Angie and 4-year-old Haiden receive the keys to their new home from Kathie Sowa, West region senior vice president for Bank of America, and Scott Syphax, president of The Nehemiah Companies on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, during an event in which a veteran received a free home from Nehemiah Community Reinvestment Group and Bank of America in Oroville, California. Haiden Fackrell, 4, opens the door to his family's new home with his mother, Angie Fackrell, father Karl Fackrell and infant brother Conner Fackrell on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, during an event in which a veteran received a free home from Nehemiah Community Reinvestment Group and Bank of America in Oroville, California.

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  16. Former Willows attorney sentenced to federal prison for attempted tax evasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Mercury-Register

    Sacramento >> A man who practiced tax and business law in Willows for 20 years until 1985 was sentenced Monday for attempted tax evasion. U.S. District Court Judge Kimberly J. Mueller sentenced Orion Douglas Memmott, 75, to 18 months in federal prison following his Aug. 2013 conviction on attempted tax evasion and subscribing to a false tax document, according to a press release from U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagner.

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  17. Palermo, Oroville community recall, assess damage from stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Mercury-Register

    Big O Tire service manager Cody Reinert, left, and manager Jesus Rivera on Friday stand beside the flooded service bay inside of the building as they talk about “a river running through” the inside of the building Thursday during flooding in Oroville. As Palermo got hit with a downpour that turned streets into rivers on Thursday evening, all postmaster Joe Houseworth could say was, “Uh, oh,” as he attempted to protect the post office.

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  18. Gridleya s annual boys basketball tournament all about hospitalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Mercury-Register

    Gridley >> Tucked within the small farm town of Gridley lies the home of one of Northern California's top prep boys basketball tournaments. Schools with the top talent in the state have been making the trek to Gridley for the past 62 years.

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  19. Kobe leads Lakers' rally past Sacramento, 98-95Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Mercury-Register

    Kobe Bryant scored nine of his 32 points in the final 3:14, leading the Los Angeles Lakers' fourth-quarter comeback for a 98-95 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night. Carlos Boozer added 15 points for the Lakers, who snapped their three-game skid by rallying from a 12-point deficit in the second half.

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  20. Football: If regional expansion becomes a reality next month, CCS...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Mercury-Register

    The Central Coast Section football committee, made up of coaches representing the section s 14 leagues, will hold their annual postseason meeting this afternoon.The future of the Open Division was not on the agenda I received Monday, but it figures to be a topic of conversation.At this meeting last December, the committee voted to eliminate the Open, a best-of-the-best division that made its debut in 2004, because it prevented the section from putting its best teams on the board for regional bid consideration.The committee s proposal ultimately was not passed by the section s board of managers.No matter if you were a proponent or opponent of the Open, it seemed to make sense to get rid of it last year.

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