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News in Butte County, California

Candidates for judgeship address local lawyers
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:35:02 -0700

Chico >> Two legal professionals vying for a local judgeship in the June 3 election addressed Butte County attorneys Thursday.

Butte County's jobless down slightly in March
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:36:12 -0700

While retail jobs are among the most fleeting to the region's economy, a snapshot of employment statistics show they are growing in Butte County.

Woodland's Twyla Thompson being honored at 2014 Common Threads
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:43:24 -0700

Four Northern California women who have made extraordinary contributions to agriculture and their communities have been selected as recipients of the 2014 Common Threads Award. They will be honored during a luncheon and awards ceremony Thursday, April 24, at UC Davis.

CUSD board opposes disease-causing bugs, delays solar power vote
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:36:30 -0700

CHICO >> Effectively the Chico Unified School District board of trustees took the position they are opposed to disease-spreading insects, and they want to delay a decision on how to finance a new round of solar arrays.

California County Could be State's First to Ban Fracking
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 01:24:56 -0700

Image: Supervisor Steve Lambert, above, surpirsed activists by introducing a motion to ban fracking in Butte County. Photo credit: Karen LasloA majority on the Butte County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to draft an ordinance that would ban fracking, a step...

Butte County farmers show and tell for governor candidate Kashkari
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:37:26 -0700

A visit that was part stump speech and part education on Northern California water issues had gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari in Oroville and Richvale Friday.

Our Lady of the Rockies Statue Turned Red After Prank
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:52:36 -0700

According to the Butte-Silver Bow County Police Department, the "Our Lady of the Rockies Statue" turned red on Wednesday night after four young adults put cellophane over the white lights.

Suspect in Home Depot lot killing pleads guilty
Sun, 06 Apr 2014 12:52:23 -0700

Prosecutors say a suspect wanted in the fatal shooting of an Iraqi man in a Home Depot parking lot in Northern California has confessed to the crime.

Chico tornado warning
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 20:16:01 -0700


72-Year-Old Man Pleads Not Guilty to Deliberate Homicide
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:53:21 -0700

A 72-year-old Butte man denies allegations he killed another 72-year-old man at the Continental Gardens assisted living home last month