What You Need to Know: Feb. 1

Good morning, North State! Here's what you need to know to start your day on Feb. 1, 2019.

Posted: Feb 1, 2019 9:25 AM
Updated: Feb 1, 2019 11:15 AM

Missing Los Molinos Boy Found

Freddy Preciado-Gonzalez, 13, of Los Molinos, was missing for hours before being back home safe and sound. The Tehama County Sheriff's Office says good samaritans found him around midnight in Mill Stream Mobile Home Park in Los Molinos.

Outrage Growing Against PG&E Bankruptcy

Outrage against PG&E's bankruptcy is growing with protestors now calling for state utility regulators to break up the company. The newly formed No PG&E Bailout Coalition demonstrated in Sacramento yesterday. The group believes the state should take over the utility company and payback fire victims. 

Paradise Town Council to Hold Special Meeting Monday

Looking ahead to Monday, the Paradise Town Council plans to hold a special meeting in the Town Council Chambers. This will be the first time the Paradise chambers have been used since the Camp Fire. That meeting is set for 8 a.m. on Monday morning in the Town of Paradise Council Chambers on the Skyway.

Deadline Extended to Turn in Right-of-Entry Forms

Camp Fire survivors now have a bit more time to turn in their Right-of-Entry forms. The new deadline is Friday, Feb. 15. County officials say they made the move after hearing that survivors needed more time. You can download the right of entry form HERE

Chico City Council Considering FEMA Trailers at Hegan Lane Business Park

Chico City Council is considering putting 48 FEMA trailers at the Hegan Lane Business Park, just west of the midway in south Chico. The meeting is this coming Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the Chico City Council Chambers.

Three Butte County Residents Indicted for Trafficking Fentanyl-Laced Pills

Three men have now been indicted for trafficking fentanyl-lace pills in Butte County. Guillermo Ramirez, Justin Garcia and William Vollendroff were charged with distribution and conspiracy. Prosecutors say the men sold more than 1,000 fentanyl-laced pills which were made to look like oxycodone. 

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 292560

Reported Deaths: 6718
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles1232563643
Riverside21957515
Orange20225376
San Diego17842406
San Bernardino16586293
Imperial7464125
Fresno728184
Alameda7245142
San Joaquin581761
Kern575987
Santa Clara5552165
Tulare5298148
Sacramento477678
Contra Costa424186
San Francisco407150
Ventura385850
Santa Barbara380830
San Mateo3743111
Marin323226
Stanislaus300450
Kings282338
Monterey227017
Solano192227
Merced162311
Sonoma148714
Placer97011
Madera8578
San Luis Obispo8453
Yolo76028
Santa Cruz5033
Napa4534
Sutter3234
San Benito3042
Butte2954
El Dorado2800
Lassen2670
Shasta1715
Humboldt1574
Nevada1551
Yuba1543
Glenn1530
Lake1001
Colusa980
Mendocino980
Tehama981
Calaveras610
Del Norte580
Tuolumne580
Mono491
Amador350
Inyo341
Siskiyou330
Mariposa311
Plumas150
Alpine20
Trinity20
Sierra10
Unassigned00
Chico
Few Clouds
81° wxIcon
Hi: 98° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 81°
Oroville
Clear
81° wxIcon
Hi: 99° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 81°
Paradise
Few Clouds
81° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 81°
Chester
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 68°
Red Bluff
Clear
87° wxIcon
Hi: 100° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 87°
Willows
Few Clouds
81° wxIcon
Hi: 101° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 81°
Sunny to mostly sunny skies and HOT temperatures are on the way through your weekend
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