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“It's like we're rodents”: City of Chico to clear more unhoused encampments
A handful of tents sit tucked along the edges of Chico’s bike path, just off East Avenue. It’s one of three sites most recently targeted by the city to clear out unhoused residents and their belongings. In total, 11 people will have to move. Ashley Rishton is one...
Enloe Hospital Visitor Discovers Slashed Tires, Calls for Increased Security Measures
A visitor at Enloe Hospital in Chico, California, was shocked to find his tires slashed in the hospital's parking lot. Despite the incident, the hospital's security manager claims that additional surveillance cameras are too costly, given the minimal amount of vandalism and theft cases reported in the past year.
Chico Neighborhood Frustrated by Mailbox Break-ins, Suspects May Have Master Key
A Chico neighborhood is on edge after another round of mailbox break-ins. Thieves didn't use a crowbar, but a key, sparking rumors of a master key. The post office may have a solution, but residents are investing in PO Boxes for peace of mind.
Motorcyclist dies in collision in Oroville
OROVILLE, Calif. 4:30 P.M. UPDATE - The motorcycle crash resulted in the death of a male motorcyclist, the Oroville Police Department said. The police department said around 12:24 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 3200 block of Orange Avenue for a motorcycle collision at the intersection of Orange Ave and Boynton Ave.
New affordable housing is now available in Butte County
Discover the new affordable housing option in Butte County! Table Mountain Apartments in Orville have opened their first phase, offering 47 units, a community center, and playgrounds. Funded by Community Development block grants and Disaster Relief tax credits, phase two is set to complete by summer 2024, adding 48 more units.
Another $30,000 is going to help the homeless get off the streets of Butte County
Butte County's homeless population is set to receive a $30,000 boost from Chuck Patterson Toyota, kickstarting an end-of-year matching fundraiser. The funds will aid the True North Housing Alliance, which has increased shelter utilization by lifting its drug and alcohol testing policy. Donations up to $50,000 will be doubled until December 31st.
Butte County deputies arrest suspect in connection to armed robbery at Playtime 4 You
CHICO, Calif. 4:10 P.M. UPDATE - When deputies responded to the scene, they obtained a vehicle description of the suspect’s vehicle. BCSO Sergeant Bertagna then observed a vehicle matching the suspect's vehicle. Bertagana conducted a traffic stop in Chico and contacted the driver of the vehicle, who was identified...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in chico, CA
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of chico..
Mail Theft Incident in East Chico Neighborhood Raises Concerns Over Master Key Security
Mail theft strikes again in an East Chico neighborhood, with thieves reportedly using a key, not a crowbar. Residents are concerned as rumors circulate about a stolen master key. The community is now investing in PO Boxes and delivery notifications for security.
Another round of mailbox break-ins is frustrating homeowners in a Chico neighborhood
Chico, Calif. - Another round of mailbox break-ins frustrates homeowners in one East Chico neighborhood. About four mailboxes on this block of Potter Road and Garden Valley Terrace were broken into. Rumors are swirling around the neighborhood about how someone got a hold master key to gain access to the mail boxes, but no real answers yet.
People in Butte County can breathe easier
Action News Now anchor Kelli Saam spoke to Jason Mandly with the Butte County Air Quality Management District. Action News Now anchor Kelli Saam spoke to Jason Mandly with the Butte County Air Quality Management District.
Chico man pled no-contest in March drive-by-shooting
BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - District Attorney Mike Ramsey said a Chico man pled no-contest to a March 2023 drive-by-shooting. Heriberto Hernandez-Figueroa, 29, of Chico, pled no-contest on two counts of assault with a firearm with an enhancement for causing severe bodily injury after he shot two people outside of a Chico bar.
Chilly Mornings Ahead
Chilly mornings ahead as we have cleared out for the weekend. Some clouds are possible here and there, otherwise mild conditions look to stick around. Storm Tracker Forecast: Frigid mornings on the way. Chilly mornings ahead as we have cleared out for the weekend. Some clouds are possible here and...
Chico State Farm holiday flowers sale
Get into the holiday spirit with Chico State's annual flower sale! Students have been nurturing red and white poinsettias all semester, learning valuable skills for their future careers. The sale not only benefits the students but also the community. Find your perfect poinsettia at Chico State's University Farm next Friday!
Action News Now Hosting Toy Drive in North Chico Tomorrow
Join Action News Now for a toy drive tomorrow in North Chico! From 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., drop off any new, unwrapped toy without leaving your car. The first 75 donors receive a free personal pan pizza from Roundt.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Boulders block Highway 70 near Butte-Plumas county line
State Route 70 is blocked by boulders in the road Thursday evening, according to Caltrans District 2. The road is blocked at Elephant Butte Tunnel near the Butte and Plumas County line. Caltrans says there's no estimated time the road will reopen. This is a developing story. Check back for...
Join Us for a Fun-Filled Family Friendly Film Festival!
Mark your calendars for an exciting event this holiday season - the Family Friendly Film Festival! This isn't your average movie night, but an afternoon filled with fun, sensory-friendly activities, and a special screening of the popular movie, Inside Out.
Chico police and community team up for 4th annual toy drive in downtown Chico
CHICO, Calif. — The giving season is in full swing and the Chico Police Department is getting in on the action! Starting on Friday at 5 p.m. they will kick off the 4th annual toy drive in Downtown Chico. To collect donations, Chico Police will temporarily close a section...
DUI Suspect Arrested Following Fiery Crash into Building in South Chico
Breaking news: A 26-year-old driver was arrested for DUI and possession of a controlled substance after crashing into a building in South Chico. The fiery crash occurred early morning, causing significant damage and leading to a dramatic arrest.
Ramona rolls past Pleasant Valley 35-7: Live updates recap for California CIF State 5AA championship
TORRANCE, CALIFORNIA — Two-time CIF State champion Pleasant Valley takes on Southern Section Division 11 champion Ramona in the CIF State 5-AA championship game at El Camino College. Previews from all five state championships at El Camino CollegePleasant Valley beat Miramonte in last ...