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Yuba County Sherriff’s Assist in Narcotics Arrest

Originally Published by: Yuba County Official Page:. “Olivehurst, Ca. – On August 2nd, 2022, members of the Yuba Sutter Narcotic and Gang Enforcement Task Force (NET-5), with the assistance of the Yuba County Sheriff’s Department, conducted a traffic stop on Jonathan Rivera-Lopez (18 years old) in the 2100 block of McGowan Parkway in Olivehurst, CA. Jonathan Rivera-Lopez is a previously documented active participant of the Norteno Criminal Street Gang. NET-5 Agents had a search warrant for Jonathan Rivera-Lopez, his vehicle, and his residence located in the 4100 block of Donald Drive in Olivehurst. During the execution of the search warrant Jonathan Rivera was found to be in possession of a Glock semi-automatic handgun, a Smith and Wesson .410 handgun, 540 counterfeit Xanax Farmapram tablets, 9.8 pounds of marijuana and $5,860 in US currency.
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Northbound Highway 99 traffic reopens after rollover crash

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - 5:25 P.M. UPDATE A two-car crash shut down Highway 99 in both directions Wednesday afternoon. The California Highway Patrol tells Action News Now that the crash was caused by the driver of a white SUV who was turning left off of Meridian Road onto Highway 99, pulling directly into the path of a car that was heading northbound on Highway 99.
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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...

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.

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,...

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...

Wmr Hits Watsonville and Marysville This Weekend

The 19th and 20th races of the 2022 Western Midget Racing presented by Masters Design and Construction season hit the dirt this weekend. Friday night will see the stock production powered Midgets at the Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, Calif. The series’ second-ever stop at Marysville Raceway Park is on deck for Saturday night’s action.

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.

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...

Tip leads to arrest of Yuba City man with child pornography

YUBA CITY, Calif. (KTXL) — A Yuba City man was arrested on Monday by police after he was found with child pornography, according to the Yuba City Police Department. Police said they received a cybertip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children of a resident downloading child pornography. Following an investigation, Scott Thomas […]

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...

Firefighters respond to structure fire in Chico on Wednesday

CHICO, Calif. — BREAKING, AUG. 10, 3:25 PM:. Firefighters are currently at the scene of a structure fire on the 900 block of Filbert Avenue in Chico. According to the Chico Fire Department Engine 2, the fire is actively burning in the structure's attic. This is a developing story....