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Pilot Killed Yesterday in Colusa County Crash

(Colusa County, CA) – The Colusa County Sheriff’s office is reporting a fatal airplane crash yesterday morning at 11:06, in the area of McDermott Road at the Glen-Colusa County line at Maxwell. Responding personnel confirmed the unidentified pilot was deceased at the scene, however the official cause of death is undetermined at this time.
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Quinceañera murder suspect’s lawyer is Chico woman arrested in July

CHICO, Calif. - The lawyer for the 17-year-old murder suspect is Chico attorney Stephana Femino, the woman who the Butte County district attorney said was arrested for helping her boyfriend remain a fugitive on several felony arrest warrants. Femino was supposed to represent the suspect in the Quinceañera stabbing in...
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U-Pick Peaches event returns to Chico State University Farm

CHICO, Calif. - Chico State University Farm is providing another chance to pick peaches from the orchard. Chico State says this year's crop was pretty good and the drought didn't really impact the peaches. Last year, the university farm sold more than 21,000 pounds of peaches. At $2 a pound,...

I’ll be playing some of my favorite 45 records and at 4 o’clock I’ll read a short story/poem I wrote about my oldest brother who took me and some of my friends to Hollenbeck Park to play bat mitten with some gang bangers

Today, Wednesday, August 10th from 3 to 5 PM it’s “LA Sounds” I’ll be playing some of my favorite 45 records and at 4 o’clock I’ll read a short story/poem I wrote about my oldest brother who took me and some of my friends to Hollenbeck Park to play bat mitten with some gang bangers. I’m also going to be on Kevin Cooke’s show, “Write on Air” from 7 to 7:30 reading about being in Vietnam, broadcasted on and 90.1 FM Chico.

Firefighters knock down attic fire in Chico

CHICO, Calif. 8:39 p.m. UPDATE - Chico Fire Department confirms that Filbert Ave. has been reopened. 4:27 P.M. UPDATE - Firefighters have knocked down the attic fire in Chico on Wednesday afternoon. The fire broke out at 970 Filbert Ave. before 3:15 p.m. Just before 4:30 p.m., firefighters said the...

Plaque dedicated to Corning Fire Chief Pryatel

A plaque commemorating the life and service of former Corning Volunteer Fire Chief Robert “Bobby” Pryatel was placed on a dais at the Fire Hall on Fifth Street on Aug. 4. Two of his daughters, Dawn Downey and Lisa Crawford, were joined by members of the volunteer fire department in dedicating the plaque to honor Pryatel’s 52 years of service to the department.

New Butte College facility in Orland celebrates its opening

ORLAND, Calif. - The grand opening of the new Butte College facility in Glenn County was on Wednesday. The new campus is the sixth location for Butte College. This one is located off Cortina Drive in Orland. It cost $12.4 million to build the roughly 13,700-square-foot center. The campus also...
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Ahead of deer hunting season, Mendocino National Forest issues safety reminders

WILLOWS, CA, 8/10/22 — All public land within the Mendocino National Forest is currently open to hunting, excluding Sheet Iron Mountain State Game Refuge north of the Snow Mountain Wilderness, Mendocino National Forest officials announced in a news release Tuesday. Ahead of deer hunting season and other season openings this August, officials reminded the public that several trails and campgrounds remain closed, and new closures can occur at any time due to wildfires or other hazards.

Paradise Recovery and Rebuilding: Paradise Sewer Project Draft meeting Wednesday

PARADISE, Calif. - Action News Now continues to provide the latest updates on recovery and rebuilding in the Town of Paradise. Town Council Meeting on Sept. 13 at 6 p.m. 1,427 Homes Rebuilt (certificate of occupancy issued) 546 Multi-Family Permit Applications Received. 429 Multi-Family Permits Issued. 340 Multi-Family Permits Rebuilt...

Oroville woman charged in crash that sent boy to hospital to go to trial

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - The woman suspect in a hit-and-run crash that sent a 5-year-old to the hospital in March was in court again on Tuesday. District Attorney Mike Ramsey said Banessa Santana admitted there is sufficient evidence to hold her over for trial. At the end of April, she...

Fire survivor solidarity | McKinney Fire ignition | Pallet shelter update

The latest North State and California news on our airwaves for Wednesday, Aug. 10. A year after the Dixie Fire, survivors work to help victims of another devastating blaze. It's been about a year since the Dixie Fire devastated Plumas County's Indian Valley. Now, some fire survivors there are working on supporting the next fire survivor community.

Suspect arrested for battery on a Peace Officer

CHICO, Calif. - A suspect was arrested on multiple charges related to battery on a Peace Officer resulting in serious bodily injury Tuesday evening, says Chico Police Department. At 6:15 p.m., the Chico Police Dispatch Center responded to a call at a retail store in the 2500 block of Notre...

Next wave of Chico homeless enforcement expected by end of the month

CHICO, Calif. — The City of Chico says it's preparing for its next round of homeless enforcement, all the while city shelter officials battle a lack of interest in behavioral, mental and substance abuse services. The “where," “who” and “why," however, remain unclear. Chico City Manager Mark Sorensen tells...