What you need to know: Aug. 16

Good morning, North State! Here's what you need to know to start your day on Aug. 16, 2019.

Posted: Aug 16, 2019 9:17 AM
Updated: Aug 16, 2019 9:26 AM

CVS Pharmacy Burglarized in Chico

Officers arrested one suspect from a burglary at the CVS Pharmacy on East Ave. Thursday, Aug. 15, around 11:00 p.m. Thieves used a heavy metal object to break a window at the CVS on East Ave., right across from Trader Joes. There was a bloody handprint left on the interior wall.

This is the second time in the last few weeks this CVS Pharmacy has been burglarized. Chico Police caught the suspect at the nearby Ramada Inn. Action News Now is working to identify that person.

Chico police searching for suspect in stabbing at Lower Bidwell Park

A search is still underway for a suspect in a stabbing at one mile in Lower Bidwell Park. Officers said a 30-year-old man was assaulted by someone he knew. He received a moderate injury to his upper body but is expected to be okay.

Police performed an extensive search of the area but were unable to find the suspect.

Chico standoff turns into a manhunt

We now know new details about a shooting incident in Chico. The suspect is still on the loose. Police are searching for the person who fired shots at the 7-Eleven on Forest Ave. This created a frightening first day of school for students, teachers, and parents. No one was injured but those shots forced the lockdown of nearby Marsh Junior High and Little Chico Creek school.

President Trump defends his handling of the economy

The President campaigning in New Hampshire Thursday, Aug. 15 defended his handling of the economy, despite new recession fears. President Trump rallied the crowd and said the economy will tank if he is not reelected. The speech came a day after stocks plummeted, amid the escalating trade war with China.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 252895

Reported Deaths: 6334
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles1078263457
Riverside19450479
Orange16191363
San Diego15696387
San Bernardino13676269
Imperial7039114
Alameda6556140
Fresno585177
Kern513081
Santa Clara5077160
Tulare4627136
San Joaquin447455
Sacramento400469
San Francisco377650
Contra Costa356481
San Mateo3536108
Santa Barbara326129
Ventura324047
Marin271921
Kings260032
Stanislaus253144
Monterey191515
Solano147625
Sonoma135911
Merced127211
Placer82811
San Luis Obispo7012
Yolo61325
Madera5785
Santa Cruz4553
Napa3764
San Benito2652
Sutter2433
Lassen2420
El Dorado2260
Butte2063
Shasta1484
Humboldt1444
Nevada1291
Glenn1220
Yuba1061
Tehama881
Lake870
Mendocino850
Colusa700
Del Norte581
Calaveras530
Mono451
Tuolumne430
Inyo331
Amador310
Siskiyou310
Mariposa271
Plumas110
Alpine20
Trinity20
Sierra10
Unassigned00
Chico
Clear
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Hi: 98° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 83°
Oroville
Clear
83° wxIcon
Hi: 100° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 83°
Paradise
Clear
83° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 83°
Chester
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 68°
Red Bluff
Clear
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Hi: 101° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 87°
Willows
Clear
83° wxIcon
Hi: 101° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 83°
Today was hot and tomorrow will be as well. But slightly below average temperatures move in as we see a dip in the jet stream.
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