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What You Need to Know: Feb. 7

Good morning, North State! Here's what you need to know to start your day on Feb. 7, 2019.

Posted: Feb 7, 2019 9:08 AM

Chico Opens Temporary Warming Center 

Chico has issued a Code Blue alert and opened a temporary warming center to protect people. It is at Depot Park on Cedar Street, between Third and Fifth Streets. It closed at 8 a.m. on Thursday. The tent can shelter around 50 people. The city will put up a second tent if needed. 

Shasta County Sheriff's Office Investigating Homicide in Anderson

The Shasta County Sheriff's Office says a man killed his roommate on Happy Valley Road in Anderson. Deputies arrested Michael Oconnell who confessed to shooting his roommate during an argument. Action News Now is working to learn the victim's identity. 

Man Sentenced for Assaulting Mercy Medical Center Security Guard

A judge sentenced Christopher Cook to six years in prison for assaulting a Mercy Medical Center security guard with a bike chain in Redding. Cook pled guilty just this week. Prosecutors say Cook had just been released from prison for another assault conviction. 

Redding Police Search for Man Accused of Child Molestation

Redding police are searching for Bo Nunn who is wanted on multiple charges of child molestation. Anyone with information is asked to call Redding police at (530) 225-4200. 

Anderson Panel to Discuss 'Forests, Fires and Politics'

Thursday, hundreds of logging experts will gather in Anderson to talk about fighting wildfires with forestry practices. The panel is called "Forests, Fires and Politics." It takes place at 1 p.m. inside Fusaro Hall at the Shasta District Fairgrounds.

4.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Humboldt County

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake hit just east of Blue Lake in Humboldt County Wednesday night. The sheriff's office says there was no damage. Around 10 earthquakes hit near Petrolia and Eureka within a 24-hour span over the weekend. The biggest was a 4.3 magnitude earthquake. 

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 3074812

Reported Deaths: 35060
CountyCasesDeaths
Los Angeles103873814416
San Bernardino2569141560
Riverside2510002676
San Diego2185552174
Orange2165092508
Santa Clara949051129
Kern87240572
Fresno83200968
Sacramento811831128
Alameda68649788
Ventura62774462
San Joaquin58843788
Contra Costa53349460
Stanislaus43121766
Tulare42186515
Monterey36464255
San Mateo32887309
San Francisco29502266
Solano25983107
Santa Barbara25405243
Imperial25333474
Merced24570316
Sonoma24184242
Kings19588148
Placer17490184
San Luis Obispo16056140
Madera13528151
Santa Cruz12461113
Marin11732159
Yolo10789138
Shasta9750123
Butte9528128
El Dorado788649
Sutter782879
Napa767244
Lassen519916
San Benito500346
Yuba499627
Tehama433244
Tuolumne340340
Nevada323474
Mendocino319232
Amador302431
Lake262531
Humboldt242725
Glenn194820
Colusa17969
Calaveras162123
Siskiyou145713
Mono11244
Inyo98329
Del Norte8672
Plumas5895
Modoc3853
Mariposa3464
Trinity3044
Sierra820
Alpine730
Unassigned00
Chico
Partly Cloudy
36° wxIcon
Hi: 61° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 36°
Oroville
Partly Cloudy
37° wxIcon
Hi: 63° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 37°
Chico
Partly Cloudy
36° wxIcon
Hi: 57° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 36°
Red Bluff
Clear
36° wxIcon
Hi: 45° Lo: 17°
Feels Like: 32°
Red Bluff
Clear
36° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 32°
Chico
Partly Cloudy
36° wxIcon
Hi: 62° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 36°
We'll be staying dry today, but clouds will be increasing. Temperatures will be cooler today. We'll have even cooler temperatures, rain, and snow on the way in your Friday forecast. Heavier rain and snow are projected late this weekend and next week.
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