High pursuit suspect injures three California Highway Patrol officers who tried to arrest himGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
Truck pulling trailer too slow to cross rural California road causing injury pile-up with other carsGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
California continues releasing water from state’s largest reservoir signaling confidence in supplyGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
CHP: Man fled scene of deadly crash that killed California woman; Officers later arrest suspectGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
One Person Arrested Following Pursuit in OrovilleNews WaveNewsBreak Contributor
1 dead following single car crash in Oroville Saturday morning
OROVILLE, Calif. - One person is dead after a car hit a bridge in Oroville on Saturday at around 4 a.m., CHP Chico said. The car was traveling eastbound on Kusel Road when it went off the roadway and hit the bridge. CHP said it is unknown why this happened...
CHP: Man fled scene of deadly crash that killed California woman; Officers later arrest suspect
A solo vehicle traffic collision in the early hours of February 24, 2024, has left one person dead, while the driver and another occupant fled the scene. Oroville California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers have identified and arrested the responsible driver, and are now urging the public for information on the incident.
Truck pulling trailer too slow to cross rural California road causing injury pile-up with other cars
The California Highway Patrol responded to a traffic collision earlier today at the intersection of Ophir Rd. and Feather River Blvd. near Oroville, involving three vehicles and resulting in injuries.
High pursuit suspect injures three California Highway Patrol officers who tried to arrest him
A routine traffic stop escalated into a critical incident on February 22, 2024, as an Oroville California Highway Patrol (CHP) Officer attempted to apprehend Joshua Ivarson of Chico, leading to a high-speed pursuit through Oroville and a subsequent violent altercation, the CHP said.
Truck fire on southbound Highway 70 in Oroville
OROVILLE, Calif. 8:40 P.M. UPDATE - CHP told Action News Now that there were no injuries sustained during this truck fire. They said the driver's truck caught on fire and the driver managed to pull over on the shoulder of the road. CHP said the driver was able to get...
California continues releasing water from state’s largest reservoir signaling confidence in supply
The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) has announced the ongoing water releases from Lake Oroville, utilizing both the main spillway and Hyatt Powerplant. As of the latest update, Lake Oroville's elevation stands at 861 feet, with a storage volume of approximately 2.96 million acre-feet.
New casino in Butte County is impacting traffic
With the new casino open, Butte County Public Works is working with CHP to handle the growing traffic on Openshaw Road to Shippee Road. With the new casino open, Butte County Public Works is working with CHP to handle the growing traffic on Openshaw Road to Shippee Road.
Embark on a Culinary Journey: Discover 6 Amazing Mexican Eateries in Oroville
This piece presents a curated list of six enticing Mexican restaurants located in Oroville. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If the answer is yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Two arrested, at least one CHP officer injured after pursuit in Oroville
OROVILLE, Calif. - At least one officer for the Oroville CHP was injured this morning in a vehicle pursuit in Oroville Thursday morning. Public Information Officer Frank Valdepena with CHP Chico confirmed with Action News Now that the officers were able to catch up and arrest the driver and passenger of the vehicle involved in the pursuit.
Butte County food pantries struggle to meet demand | Shasta County Sheriff’s Office recovers two bodies from river | Oroville seeking input on potential bike corridor
The latest North State and California news on our airwaves for Friday, February 23. Butte County food pantries struggle to meet demand — Alec Stutson, NSPR. Shasta County Sheriff's Office has recovered the bodies of two juveniles who fell into river — CapRadio Staff. Oroville seeking public input...
People are now moving into Chico's Everhart Village
The Oroville Southside Community Improvement Association is providing the village with a temporary shower trailer.
144th annual Bok Kai Festival returns to Marysville
(FOX40.COM) — One of the longest-running parades in the state will return to Marysville for the 144th time for three days in March. “Immerse yourself in the vibrancy of our community at the annual Bok Kai parade,” organizers said on the event’s website. “From the crowning of the Bok Kai Parade Hostess to the Parade […]
Oroville students win trip to Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Action News Now Anchor Hayley Watts talks to Saige Hurte & Hailie Wood about their experience at Arlington National Cemetery. Oroville students win trip to Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Action News Now Anchor Hayley Watts talks to Saige Hurte & Hailie Wood about their experience at Arlington National Cemetery.
Celebrating Black History at Central Middle School in Oroville
OROVILLE, Calif. - Many children got the chance for an up-close look at black history and the impact it has had on society. On Friday many gathered at Central Middle School in Oroville to learn about black achievements and culture for Black History Month. Oroville Councilwoman Janet Goodson along with...
Voter assistance centers to open in Butte County
BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - Voter assistance centers open on Saturday in Butte County. They will be across Oroville, Chico, Paradise, Durham and Gridley. You can drop off your ballot, get a replacement or get help voting. Here is a PDF for more information:
‘We are praying’: Man suffers serious injuries after falling into Northern California rice silo
Firefighters arrived to the silo to help rescue the man who fell.
Butte College | Oroville, February 24 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Chester High School basketball team will have a game with Loyalton High School on February 24, 2024, 16:15:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
City of Oroville is planning to build a microgrid to bring energy resilience during power outages and emergencies
Community Development Director Patrick Piatt told us that the city is attempting to get the grant money for these projects through PG&E.
Butte County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 147 Incidents and 12 Crime Stories
Butte County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 147 Incidents and 12 Crime Stories. During the last week, the place of Butte County recorded a total of 147 crime cases. The most reported crime was 'Suspicious Situation' with 46 cases, followed by 'Disturbance' with 32 cases, and 'Theft' standing at 24 cases. More severe crimes such as 'Assault' were reported 16 times, while 'Vandalism' was reported 10 times. Lesser reported crimes included 'Civil Problem' with 6 cases, 'Burglary' and 'Hit & Run' each with 4 cases, and 'Violation' and 'Robbery' each with 2 cases. The data also shows a single case filed under 'Other'. The situation calls for heightened vigilance and improved security measures in the place to curb the rising crime rates. The local authorities need to pay particular attention to the increasing number of 'Suspicious Situation' cases, which topped the list last week.
You may see drones flying throughout Oroville
These survey drones are used for mapping out the area where utility poles could be places for internet infrastructure.