Oroville, CAactionnewsnow.com

Police: Man arrested in Oroville for selling drugs to minors

OROVILLE, Calif.- A search warrant served by the Butte Interagency Narcotics Task Force ended with the arrest of a man charged with selling narcotics and Xanax to minors on Thursday. Steven Aust,19, was arrested on the 1120 Block of 18th St. and while being transported to jail attempted to escape...
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Chico, CAsacramentoinjuryattorneysblog.com

One Dead in High-Speed Crash on Chico’s Nord Avenue

A high-speed collision in Chico, California resulted in the death of a motorist on the morning of Sunday, July 25, 2021. The crash site was the bridge located on the 300 block of Nord Avenue at its intersection with State Route32/Walnut Street. Details of the Fatal Incident. A call was...
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Chico, CAkrcrtv.com

Crews use multiple strategies to fight Dixie Fire

CHICO, Calif. — The Dixie Fire is now the 15th largest in state history. As it continues to grow, firefighters are using a number of tactics to try and stay ahead of it. The terrain continues to be a problem for crews as certain areas of the fire are difficult to access.
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Chico, CAkrcrtv.com

Fire officials urge public not to ignore Dixie Fire evacuation orders

CHICO, Calif. — The Dixie Fire is growing and evacuation orders expanding, but some people are choosing to stay put to defend their property. Cal Fire and the sheriff's office say they do not take evacuation orders lightly. When an order is sent out, it is because the fire is headed your way and crews need to get in to start defending properties.
Butte County, CAkrcrtv.com

Butte County officials issue warning about suspicious mail

OROVILLE, Calif. — Butte County officials issued a warning Monday surrounding suspicious mail that has been circulating in the county. The sender claims that the mail is from a "local records office," according to the Butte County Clerk-Recorder. The clerk's office says that the mail in question is not affiliated...
Marysville, CAactionnewsnow.com

Fairfield man arrested for shooting in Marysville

MARYSVILLE, Calif. - On Thursday just before 4 a.m. the Marysville Police Department responded to the 300 block of A St. in Marysville regarding a shooting, according to the MPD. MPD said the male victim was shot multiple times in the torso and taken to the emergency room by ambulance.
Chico, CAactionnewsnow.com

Police arrest armed felon in downtown Chico

CHICO, Calif. - Chico Police Department responded to a call of a person passed out in the driver’s seat of a parked vehicle on 222 Main St. Sunday at midnight, the police department said. Officers identified the person as 30-year-old Rogelio Miguel Martinez. They determined he was intoxicated. The police...
Chico, CAactionnewsnow.com

2 vehicle crash in Chico sends 2 to hospital

CHICO, Calif.- A two-vehicle crash on East 9th Ave. and Mangrove Ave. sent two people to the hospital and caused traffic delays at the intersection. Just before 1 p.m. a black Jeep and a white Dodge SUV crashed in the middle of the intersection of East 9th Ave. and Mangrove Ave., according to the Chico Police Department.
Chico, CAcrimevoice.com

Parolee with a Felony Warrant Apprehended By K9 Pax

Originally published as a City of Chico press release – “On 07/20/21 just after 7pm, a Chico Police Officer attempted to conduct a vehicle stop at W. Shasta Ave and Esplanade. The driver fled at a high rate of speed. Officers began to pursue, but shortly thereafter terminated their pursuit due to the high speed.
Chico, CAkrcrtv.com

Driver dies in fiery crash in Chico on Sunday morning

CHICO, Calif. — Chico police are currently investigating a fatal collision and explosion that occurred on the 300 block of Nord Ave. Sunday morning. According to the Chico Police Department (CPD) at 7:03 a.m., officers were dispatched to a vehicle collision and explosion at the bridge where Nord Ave. and Walnut St. meet.
Chico, CAChico Enterprise-Record

Police respond to downtown Chico shooting, arrest 1 in separate incident Sunday

CHICO — Police responded to two incidents involving firearms, including one shooting, approximately 90 minutes apart Sunday morning in downtown Chico. The shooting occurred at 1:29 a.m. Sunday in the 100 block of Broadway Street. Chico police dispatch received a call about the shooting, and an officer patrolling the area also heard the sound of gunshots, according to a press release from the Chico Police Department.
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In Washington State, the Tri-City Herold in Kennewick reports a Yuba City big-rig driver was killed in a single-vehicle rollover just after midnight Sunday. 36-year-old Harminder S. Dhaliwal was driving east on HWY 14 – a rural 2 lane highway in southern Benton County according to the report – when he drifted onto the shoulder, over corrected sending the cab & trailer on it’s side.
Chico, CAactionnewsnow.com

Backfire operations successful at Lake Almanor for Dixie Fire

CHICO, Calif. - Two miles north of the Dixie Fire’s edge near Lake Almanor, fire crews conducted a major backfiring operation. Dixie Fire Public Information Officer Eduardo Gonzalez says the purpose of the backfire is to allow firefighters to create a safe zone from burning embers ahead of the flames.