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What You Need to Know: August 2

Good Morning North State! Here's what you need to know for August 2, 2018.

Posted: Aug 2, 2018 10:08 AM

Carr Fire Latest
The fire is 125,842 acres with 35 percent containment and has destroyed 1,060 homes as of Thursday morning. All people reported missing in the fire have now been found.

Some Redding Homes Still Without Power due to Carr Fire
Redding Electric Utility is working to restore power to 70 homes in Redding by the end of Thursday. Thousands are still without power in Shasta County. PG&E says the gas system has been repaired for homes in Shasta County still standing. They say those returning home should look for notes from utility workers on their front door.

Car Stolen from Evacuee Returned
Redding, California Highway Patrol says a stolen truck from an evacuee during the Carr Fire is now back home with the owner. Officers arrested 40-year-old Robert Shaw in the area of Oak Street near Hawthorn Avenue in Happy Valley. It happened Wednesday night. Officers found out the truck was stolen from an evacuated area. Shaw is now behind bars on charges of grand theft.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 790096

Reported Deaths: 15056
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles2614466366
Riverside574191162
San Bernardino52649908
Orange522011128
San Diego44925760
Kern31509354
Fresno27769355
Sacramento21628383
Alameda20641374
Santa Clara20511297
San Joaquin19841415
Stanislaus16351337
Contra Costa15958201
Tulare15599256
Ventura12406143
Imperial11583314
San Francisco1080799
San Mateo9598143
Monterey955067
Santa Barbara8880110
Merced8750134
Kings743077
Sonoma7112114
Marin6591112
Solano617555
Madera439162
Placer348841
San Luis Obispo339327
Butte276435
Yolo275454
Santa Cruz22188
Sutter164210
Napa162613
San Benito131011
Yuba11187
El Dorado10734
Mendocino85118
Lassen7350
Shasta70914
Glenn5503
Nevada5116
Colusa5106
Tehama5094
Lake49210
Humboldt4856
Calaveras31114
Amador28616
Tuolumne2214
Inyo18714
Mono1652
Siskiyou1610
Del Norte1361
Mariposa752
Plumas490
Modoc240
Trinity150
Sierra60
Alpine20
Unassigned00
Chico
Broken Clouds
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Hi: 88° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 82°
Oroville
Clear
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Hi: 88° Lo: 60°
Feels Like: 83°
Paradise
Broken Clouds
82° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 82°
Chester
Clear
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Hi: 75° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 69°
Red Bluff
Clear
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Hi: 87° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 79°
Willows
Broken Clouds
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Hi: 92° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 82°
A small trough of low pressure moved over the Pacific Northwest on this first day of autumn, and it brought more gusty wind and an improvement to the air quality for most of us. The breezes will continue through the week, and other changes are coming soon.
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