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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,...
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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.
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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.

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.  
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Notice of Public Hearing, Proposed Ordinance

Proposed Ordinance of the County of Plumas, State of California,. Amending Plumas County Code Title 9 Planning and Zoning, Chapter 2 Zoning,. Article 2 Definitions, Sec. 9-2.276 – “Public service facility”. The Plumas County Board of Supervisors will hold a Public Hearing on:. Tuesday, July 5, 2022. 10:00...

CAL FIRE battling vegetation fire in Palermo, evacuation ordered

PALERMO, Calif. - 6:23 UPDATE: CAL FIRE has stopped the forward progress of the Baldwin Fire at one to two acres, and will be on scene for the next few hours getting full control and containment. CAL FIRE is on the scene of a fire that is burning in Palermo.

56-year-old man died, 35-year-old Megan Mchugh injured after an ATV crash in Downieville (Downieville, CA)

56-year-old man died, 35-year-old Megan Mchugh injured after an ATV crash in Downieville (Downieville, CA)Nationwide Report. Authorities identified 35-year-old Megan Mchugh, from Downieville, as the victim who received injuries following an ATV crash that also claimed the life of a 56-year-old man on Wednesday morning in Downieville. As per the initial information, the fatal single-vehicle accident took place on Highway 49 and Belle Street [...]

Pinecrest Fire holding at 10 acres, evacuations lifted

PALERMO, Calif. 10 P.M UPDATE - The Butte County Sheriff's Office says all evacuation warnings and order have been lifted. CAL FIRE Butte County says the Pinecrest Fire burning in Palermo is holding at 10 acres and the forward progress has been slowed. CAL FIRE adds that no structures have...

Firefighters knock down mobile home fire in South Oroville

OROVILLE, Calif. 2:50 P.M. UPDATE - CAL FIRE Butte County says it has knocked down a mobile home fire in South Oroville. Firefighters say a well-involved single mobile home fire spread to a residential structure nearby. Both fires have been knocked down. Crews will remain at the scene for the...

Chico Police retirees honored with badge replacements after Camp Fire

CHICO, Calif. — The generosity and kindness of a caring community allowed retired police officers in Chico to get their badges back after they were destroyed in the devastating Camp Fire. On Thursday, the Chico Police Department and Chief Matt Madden held a Camp Fire Badge Replacement Ceremony for...
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PSREC experiencing system wide outage UPDATE – power restored

UPDATE FINAL: PSREC is reporting that power has been restored to all customers. UPDATE 5:50 p.m.: PSREC is now bringing the system up slowly with all power expected to be restored within two hours. UPDATE 5:13 p.m.: There is no estimated time of restoration, but PSREC is now reporting that...

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.