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Paradise Gold Nugget Days Celebrated Next Week
Festivities include something new this year, "The Highlanders & Miners Ball", on Friday night.
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April 17, 06:49 PM
Firefighters preparing for an early start to the fire season
With only 30% snow pack this year, U.S. Forest Service meteorologists are expecting an early and busy fire season.
April 17, 06:20 PM
Charges filed against Chico State student in 2013 fatal crash
Tehama County District Attorney Greg Cohen announced today that vehicular manslaughter charges have been filed against Chico State student Tyler Burrone for his role in a July 2013 crash near Los Molinos that killed a 5-year-old boy.
April 17, 06:20 PM
CHP investigation into fatal crash continues with tests on I-5 today
“We’re hoping to learn how it happened so we can identify what to do so we can prevent it from happening again,” said CHP Captain Todd Morrison of the Northern Division.
April 17, 06:10 PM
Top ranked Cottonwood barrel racer competing in Red Bluff Round-Up
Nellie Miller placed 7th in the world in the National Finals Rodeo in 2010.
April 17, 05:42 PM
Investigators suspect drugs involved with April 4 fatal fire
Investigators with the Chico Police Department and the Chico Fire Department have wrapped up their investigation into an April 4th fire that left one man dead in Chico.
April 17, 04:20 PM
Investigators reconstruct bus crash in Orland
Accident investigators with the California Highway Patrol MAIT team investigated how fast the bus carrying high school students was going before it collided with a FedEx truck leaving 10 people dead earlier this afternoon.
April 17, 06:16 PM
Several emergency response agencies come together for intense training in Butte County
Dozens of emergency responders from across California took part in CAL FIRE Butte County's water and aviation workshop this week.
April 17, 05:43 PM
Bidwell Park Golf Course To Begin Selling Alcohol on Friday
The Bidwell Park Golf Course will begin sales of alcohol on Friday after the course received its alcohol licenses.
April 17, 05:55 PM
Nothing will stop Chico woman from running Boston Marathon
A Chico woman who crossed the finish line minutes after the first bomb went off at last year's Boston Marathon plans to run in this year's race.
April 17, 05:36 PM
911 calls capture chaos after truck-on-bus crash
Frantic calls to police from the scene of last week's deadly crash between a tractor-trailer and tour bus carrying students included one from a dazed student who struggled to put into words what just had happened.
April 17, 01:40 PM
Subway Scholar Athlete of the Week - Paolo Disano
Paolo Disano, a dual sport standout at Chico High, is our latest Subway Scholar Athlete of the Week.
April 17, 11:53 AM
Attempted robbery at Paradise bank
At approximately 10:50 a.m. a bank robbery was reported at Rabobank at 672 Pearson Rd. in Paradise.
April 17, 11:31 AM
Firework injures fans during Dodgers-Giants game
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Police say several people suffered minor injuries when a fan threw a firework onto a walkway at the San Francisco Giants ballpark during the Dodgers-Giants game.
April 17, 10:45 AM
California health care sign-ups exceed projections
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A late surge of sign-ups pushed California's health insurance exchange beyond the original enrollment projections of the Obama administration.
April 17, 10:16 AM
Paradise mobile home fire victim identified
The Butte County Coroner’s Office has identified 63-year-old Margaret Laws as the woman who died in yesterday morning’s mobile home fire in Paradise.
April 17, 10:02 AM
Kids Fishing Day set for April 19 at Paradise Lake
Hundreds of young anglers will get an introduction to one of the area’s best outdoor activities at the annual Kids Fishing Day, slated for Saturday, April 19 at Paradise Lake.
April 17, 09:36 AM
Airport bomb threat leads to brief evacuation
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say the ticketing area of a terminal at Los Angeles International Airport was partially evacuated after a man said he had a bomb in his bag.
April 17, 09:49 AM
Irrigation pump explosion sends worker to hospital
Man opens fuel cap on irrigation pipe pump as engines are running, causing an explosion
April 17, 09:25 AM
Deadly delay in evacuation order on S. Korea ferry
MOKPO, South Korea -- An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.
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