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What you need to know: March 21

Good morning, North State! Here's what you need to know to start your day on March 21, 2019.

Posted: Mar 21, 2019 8:28 AM

New details emerge in Oroville murder case

New details on the murder of Oroville grandmother Greta Putnam. Investigators say the suspect stabbed her with a kitchen knife. The family is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest. 

Chico police arrest suspect in 2 armed robberies

Chico police have arrested Perry Lynch for two armed robberies less than a week apart. The most recent was Metro PCS on Wednesday and the Check n' Go last Friday. 

Humboldt County authorities searching for suspect in busted drug operation

Humboldt County authorities are searching for Karlton Peterson in Arcata. He's considered armed and dangerous. Agents busted a drug operation at a business on Wednesday, arresting three other people.

Man sentenced for involvement in 2 high-speed chases with authorities

A Shasta County judge sentenced Robert Parenteau to six years in prison for two separate high-speed chases with stolen cars. The first was last September in Anderson, in which he escaped. The most recent was in Redding, where he was captured in November.

Mono County Sheriff's Office identifies snowboarder killed near Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort 

The Mono County Sheriff's Office said snowboarder Justin Khosh-Nevis died after falling from a cliff near the Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort Tuesday. Rescuers say as the man was snowboarding alone in an "out-of-bounds" ridgeline.

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