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What You Need to Know: Oct. 5

What You Need to Know: Oct. 5

Posted: Oct 5, 2018 8:15 AM

Man Stabbed in the Leg After Suspects Attempt to Enter Chico Party
Chico police are investigating a stabbing at a house party. It happened on West Sixth and Ivy Streets around 11 p.m. Thursday. A 21-year-old man was stabbed several times in the leg. Police are searching for five suspects.


Redding Parolee Firearm Arrest
Redding police say they arrested a parolee for threatening people with a fake gun. Police say Anthony Parks was pointing the gun at passing cars at Safeway. Police say Parks had just been arrested twice at the end of September but released both times due to space issues.


Work Begins to Expand Shasta County Jail
To prevent more repeat offenders from being released early for space issues, expansion is on the way for the Shasta County Jail. It will have more than a hundred new beds. The jail expansion project won’t be until the end of this year.


Gridley Woman Sentenced in Fatal Hit-and-Run
A Gridley woman involved in a deadly hit-and-run has received her four-month sentence from a Butte County judge. Marie Montez plead no contest to the crime that killed 48-year-old Maria Gomez on Easter in Gridley.


Redding Ranked 4th in Country for Car Thefts
The insurance website “Insureify” has named Redding the fourth worst city in the entire country for car thefts. It is also the top California city to make that list.


Chico Heat Suspended Indefinitely
The Chico Heat will not be back next season. The “Great West” League and the team both announced on Thursday that they are suspending operations indefinitely. The team’s management says it was the league that decided to pull the plug because some teams in the league weren’t footing their bills.


Senate Advances Brett Kavanaugh’s Nomination, Final Vote Likely Over the Weekend 
The Senate voted 51 to 49 in a procedural vote to the confirmation process of Supreme Court Nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh. The Senate could vote over the weekend whether to put Kavanaugh in the highest court of the land. Kavanaugh acknowledged in an op-ed that he might’ve been too emotional during last week’s hearing, but asserted he is an even kneeled impartial judge.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 333357

Reported Deaths: 7089
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles1363573824
Riverside25748550
Orange25255424
San Diego19929422
San Bernardino19502307
Fresno828288
Imperial7977136
Alameda7976148
San Joaquin698870
Kern660198
Santa Clara6542167
Tulare5942152
Sacramento571483
Stanislaus497351
Contra Costa485290
San Francisco459050
Ventura424653
San Mateo4045112
Santa Barbara393131
Marin370232
Kings297039
Monterey279018
Solano207528
Merced188412
Sonoma181916
Placer111411
San Luis Obispo10065
Yolo92928
Madera8938
Santa Cruz5693
Napa5184
Lassen4280
Sutter4034
San Benito3622
Butte3384
El Dorado3070
Shasta2006
Yuba1983
Glenn1760
Humboldt1654
Nevada1631
Mendocino1320
Lake1211
Colusa1130
Tehama1071
Tuolumne730
Calaveras670
Del Norte610
Mono521
Siskiyou410
Amador400
Inyo351
Mariposa321
Plumas190
Alpine20
Trinity20
Sierra10
Unassigned00
Chico
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 99° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 72°
Oroville
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 99° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 72°
Paradise
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 92° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 72°
Chester
Clear
55° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 55°
Red Bluff
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 102° Lo: 70°
Feels Like: 72°
Willows
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 102° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 72°
A seasonably hot beginning to the workweek for northern California, and hotter weather is in the short term forecast, with very little relief in the long term.
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