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Forward progress of vegetation fire in Paradise stopped

PARADISE, Calif. - Firefighters stopped the forward spread of a vegetation fire in Paradise. CAL FIRE Butte County said the fire was on Pacheco Lane shortly before 2 p.m. on Saturday. Crews are cutting a containment line and mopping up. The fire was about a tenth of an acre.
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Two women, one from Bend, killed in Highway 97 head-on crash north of Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (KTVZ) – Two women, from Bend and Northern California, were killed and three people were injured in a head-on collision of a pickup and SUV early Friday morning on U.S. Highway 97 north of Klamath Falls, Oregon State Police reported. The post Two women, one from Bend, killed in Highway 97 head-on crash north of Klamath Falls appeared first on KTVZ.

Firefighters stop spread of vegetation fire in Thermalito

THERMALITO, Calif. - Firefighters stopped the forward spread of a vegetation fire in Thermalito on Saturday morning. CAL FIRE Butte County said the fire was burning off of 18th Street and was about a quarter of an acre. It was burning behind several homes and all structure threats were mitigated.

Yuba County Man Indicted on Fentanyl and Firearms Charges

Originally published as a United States Attorney’s Office Eastern District press release:. “SACRAMENTO, Calif. — On June 2, 2022, a federal grand jury returned a four-count indictment against Victor Angeles Serrano Nash, 27, of Olivehurst, charging him with possession with intent to distribute fentanyl, dealing in firearms without a license, and two counts of possession of a machine gun, U.S. Attorney Phillip A. Talbert announced.

Yuba County gang members reportedly arrested on weapons charges

“Marysville, Ca.- On June 16th, 2022, two validated criminal street gang members were arrested for various weapons charges during a Yuba Sutter Anti-Gang Enforcement Operation(YSAGE). The arrest of Juan Sanchez (22) of Marysville CA, and Jose Orozco (23) of Olivehurst CA took place at the Cigar Box in Marysville CA.

Jamie Lee Curtis plans movie about Camp Fire

PARADISE, Calif. - Hollywood actress Jamie Lee Curtis visited Paradise recently, and we now know why. She's planning to make a movie about the Camp Fire. Curtis posed for pictures with employees at the Holiday Market on the Skyway in late April. On Wednesday, she shared the news on Facebook,...

Lake Oroville Community Update - June 24, 2022

The Department of Water Resources (DWR) paid apprenticeship program exams will be available June 24 to June 30 for those interested in applying for electrician, operator, mechanic, or utility craftsworker positions in California’s hydroelectric industry. Most apprenticeship positions have education requirements of equivalent to graduation from high school and knowledge of basic arithmetic and algebra, electrical fundamentals, and mechanical principles.

UPDATE: Forward progress stopped on Baldwin Fire in Palermo, evacuations remain

PALERMO, Calif. — UPDATE, JUNE 24, 6:50 PM:. All evacuation orders and warnings have been removed for the Baldwin Fire in Palermo. The BCSO said the Evacuation Order for Occidental Avenue and N Villa Avenue have been removed, as well as the Evacuation Warnings for residents living in Zone 872: east of Gene Lane east to the railroad tracks, and from the north end of Wyman Avenue south to Palermo Road.

Camp Fire to be adapted for film by Jamie Lee Curtis

The bravery of Paradise residents amidst the destructive Camp Fire is coming to the big screen with the help of Jamie Lee Curtis. Deadline reports that Lizzie Johnson's book, "Paradise: One Town’s Struggle to Survive an American Wildfire" is going to be adapted into a feature film through Hollywood star Jamie Lee Curtis' production company, Comet Pictures. She will also be teaming with Blumhouse Pictures to develop the story.

Man riding an ATV in Oroville shot in the back in drive-by shooting

OROVILLE, Calif. -Oroville police are investigating an overnight shooting. The incident happened around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday in Oroville. Alicia Rogers told Action News Now her husband, 41-year-old Bobby Rogers was shot in the back as he was riding his ATV on Olive Highway near Foothill Boulevard. She said he had...

Fire Crews Battle Vegetation Fire In Palermo

PALERMO (CBS13) — Firefighters are at the scene of a vegetation fire in Palermo that is approximately 1 acre, said Cal Fire. The 1-acre fire is spreading at a moderate rate and crews are making good progress fighting it as of Friday afternoon. There is currently a line around the blaze, but there is spotting potential.  

Evacuations lifted after Placer County spot fires halted

PLACER COUNTY, Calif. — Crews have gained control of two fires in Placer County that have led to evacuations for nearby residents Friday afternoon, according to Cal Fire, the state's fire management agency. Those evacuation orders and warnings have since been lifted. The fires were reported around 4:05 p.m.,...