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What You Need to Know: Dec. 6

Good morning, North State! Here's what you need to know to start your day on Dec. 6.

Posted: Dec 6, 2018 9:14 AM

Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting Shuts Down Portion of I-5

Redding police have shut down northbound I-5 near Knighton Road due to a high-speed chase. Police say the chase ended with an officer involved shooting. No officers were hurt. Caltrans has opened one lane of traffic northbound on I-5 at Riverside Road, with the second lane remaining closed due to a police investigation. 

Butte County Sheriff's Office Lifts More Camp Fire Evacuation Orders

The Butte County Sheriff's Office has lifted more evacuation orders from the Camp Fire. That includes zones 3, 8 and 14 in Paradise. This covers Pentz Road from Skyway to Malibu Drive and South Pines zone in Magalia around Athens way, Argus Drive and Compton Drive.

People Still Unaccounted for due to Camp Fire

The Butte County Sheriff says 10 people are still missing and unaccounted for due to the Camp Fire. He also released more identities of the 85 people killed.

FEMA Trailers set up at Rolling Hills Casino in Corning

Action News Now has confirmed that FEMA trailers for Camp Fire evacuees will be set up at Rolling Hills Casino in Corning. FEMA says they will have RV's for survivors set up by this coming weekend. Nobody already living at the RV park will have to leave to make room for evacuees. 

Removal of Hazardous Material Could Take One Year

PG&E says crews are working hard in areas burned by the Camp Fire to repair damaged cables. State HAZMAT officials say it could take up to a year to remove all of the hazardous material.

Judge Approves Liquidation for Merced County Insurance

A judge has approved liquidation for Merced County Insurance. The company says it has gone out of business due to $64 million of claims due to the Camp Fire. the California Insurance Guarantee Association is now taking over.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 879645

Reported Deaths: 16982
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles2893666877
Riverside640751272
San Bernardino597791021
Orange570711410
San Diego52735853
Kern33448410
Fresno30051429
Sacramento24425468
Santa Clara23355378
Alameda22738433
San Joaquin21187484
Contra Costa18157234
Stanislaus17341392
Tulare17120275
Ventura13901160
Imperial12475335
San Francisco11901133
Monterey1109183
San Mateo10810157
Santa Barbara9608119
Merced9314152
Sonoma8934129
Kings815983
Solano711774
Marin7019124
Madera488673
San Luis Obispo400932
Placer397852
Yolo307356
Butte301950
Santa Cruz270623
Napa188214
Sutter179612
Shasta172329
San Benito140314
El Dorado12834
Yuba125310
Mendocino110321
Tehama7748
Lassen7571
Lake67015
Glenn6393
Nevada5828
Humboldt5549
Colusa5456
Calaveras33317
Amador31316
Tuolumne2494
Inyo21515
Siskiyou1840
Mono1752
Del Norte1731
Mariposa782
Plumas540
Modoc270
Trinity230
Sierra60
Alpine30
Unassigned00
Chico
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 92° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 68°
Oroville
Clear
76° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 76°
Paradise
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 60°
Feels Like: 68°
Chester
Clear
56° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 56°
Red Bluff
Clear
85° wxIcon
Hi: 95° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 85°
Willows
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 95° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 68°
Gusty winds, hot temperatures, and dry conditions are prompting a Red Flag Warning for high fire danger today. Gusty winds will keep fire danger high through the end of the week, but a welcome cooling trend is on the way in your extended forecast.
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