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What You Need to Know: August 22

Good Morning North State! Here's what you need to know to start your day on August 22.

Posted: Aug 22, 2018 9:15 AM

Chico Man Arrested in Humboldt Double Homocide 

Ulisses Rodriguez, 24, of Chico, was arrested on August 20 in connection with two suspicious deaths in Humboldt County. Deputies in Humboldt county responded to a car fire this past weekend and when it was put out, they found two decedents inside of the vehicle. 

"Feeding America" Will Provide Free Food For Carr Fire Victims 

"Feeding America" is providing truck loads of food to help Carr Fire victims. This will take place at Sequoia Middle School from 12 - 3 p.m. on August 22 and Central Valley High School in Shasta Lake from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. 

Carr Fire Victims Eligible for Food Stamps 

On August 22, victims of the Carr Fire may be eligible for food stamps through the Disaster Cal Fresh Program. Those affected can start applying on August 22 through Wednesday, August 29. 

Downtown Chico Businesses to Host a "One Night Charity" for Carr Fire Victims 

Many downtown businesses have come together to support Carr Fire victims. On August 22, they will be donating all tips and sales to the Shasta Regional Foundation. 

Firefighters Battling Verizon As Well as Mendocino Complex Fire

Firefighters working on the Mendocino Complex Fire have claimed that Verizon has limited their mobile data service. The Santa Clara Fire Department said that when they tried to report the problem, they were told that they needed to switch to a different plan that was more than twice the cost. 

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 775037

Reported Deaths: 14804
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles2572716324
Riverside563741143
San Bernardino51467839
Orange513991115
San Diego43619754
Kern31076340
Fresno27381348
Sacramento20961371
Alameda20162365
Santa Clara19891295
San Joaquin19701407
Stanislaus16150325
Contra Costa15544197
Tulare15486255
Ventura12073141
Imperial11457310
San Francisco1056991
San Mateo9332142
Monterey919765
Santa Barbara8785109
Merced8692131
Kings715877
Sonoma6827114
Marin6505111
Solano605455
Madera427058
Placer338541
San Luis Obispo331627
Yolo272153
Butte270433
Santa Cruz21088
Sutter162110
Napa158713
San Benito126010
Yuba11087
El Dorado10544
Mendocino81718
Lassen7300
Shasta66114
Glenn5473
Colusa4996
Nevada4975
Tehama4853
Humboldt4826
Lake43310
Calaveras30513
Amador28616
Tuolumne2163
Inyo18714
Mono1632
Siskiyou1590
Del Norte1351
Mariposa752
Plumas490
Modoc230
Trinity150
Sierra60
Alpine20
Unassigned00
Chico
Few Clouds
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Hi: 83° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 79°
Oroville
Clear
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Hi: 82° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 82°
Paradise
Few Clouds
79° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 56°
Feels Like: 79°
Chester
Clear
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Hi: 67° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 70°
Red Bluff
Clear
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Hi: 82° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 79°
Willows
Few Clouds
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Hi: 86° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 79°
Much better air quality, elevated fire danger, cooler temperatures, and the potential for showers are all ahead for your Friday. We'll be dry and warmer for your last weekend of the summer season.
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