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What you need to know: Nov. 24

Good morning, North State. Here's what you need to know to start your day on Nov. 24.

Posted: Nov 24, 2020 8:54 AM
Updated: Nov 24, 2020 8:56 AM

Good morning, North State. Here's what you need to know to start your day on Nov. 24.

Feinstein to step aside as top Democrat on Senate Judiciary Committee

One of the most senior and powerful democratic members is stepping down. California Senator Dianne Feinstein says she will not remain chair of the Judiciary Committee in the next congress. Feinstein has recently faced public criticism for bipartisan outreach and her handling of supreme court hearings for the confirmation of supreme court justice Amy Coney Barrett.

Community uneasy after man shot and killed in Gridley

Police are moving into day two of the hunt for a killer who shot and killed 37-year-old William Tull, of Gridley. His body was discovered near Washington and Laurel streets Sunday night. He had been shot several times. Action News Now is working to learn if investigators have any leads on a motive or a suspect.

Durham Unified School District confirms positive case of Covid-19

Durham Unified Superintendent, John Bohannon, confirmed with Action News Now that someone in the high school tested positive for coronavirus. Action News Now is working to learn if that infection is a student or staff member but for Tuesday and Wednesday, Durham High School students will have virtual learning. The district superintended says office workers with direct contact to the infected individual have been directed to self-isolate.

29th Annual Thanksgiving Basket Brigade in Chico

A local martial arts center is set to distribute meals to families in need today. Azad's Martial Arts Center in Chico is known for teaching self-defense and giving back. This year volunteer drivers will help to distribute meals to pre-selected families. The distribution kicks off at 5 p.m. Tuesday. Students at the center raised all the funds necessary to create the Thanksgiving dinner gift baskets.

Salvation Army and North Valley Catholic Social Services to provide Thanksgiving meals

The Salvation Army and North Valley Catholic Services are helping those in need of some hot meals this Thanksgiving. The event will be at the Salvation Army Community Center on 567 east 16th Street. It all starts at 1 p.m. Tuesday. More than 600 families will receive a food box as well as gift cards today from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. If you missed the deadline to sign up for a meal, the Salvation Army also hands out meals weekly beyond Thanksgiving.

GSA tells Biden that transition can formally begin

The General Services Administration Thursday authorized resources and security access for the Biden transition team. While President Trump said for the first time, he'll direct federal employees to comply – President Trump said he would never concede. Biden is set to pick out more cabinet members Tuesday.

FDA said to plan early December advisory meetings to discuss Covid-19 vaccines

With emergency vaccine authorizations approaching, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has asked advisory members to reserve December 17 and 18 for meetings. A source says those meetings are to discuss Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine candidate. The FDA consults with its vaccines and biological products advisory committee before allowing any vaccine to go to market.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 3055568

Reported Deaths: 34441
CountyCasesDeaths
Los Angeles103280614122
San Bernardino2561091560
Riverside2504362645
San Diego2168352109
Orange2148082477
Santa Clara943661109
Kern86718565
Fresno82485968
Sacramento806781111
Alameda67952765
Ventura62101436
San Joaquin58290786
Contra Costa52965450
Stanislaus42882758
Tulare41867506
Monterey36126255
San Mateo32596309
San Francisco29321262
Solano25806106
Imperial25317465
Santa Barbara25083236
Merced24452308
Sonoma24068240
Kings19435145
Placer17380180
San Luis Obispo15929136
Madera13443151
Santa Cruz12298113
Marin11693157
Yolo10620131
Shasta9776122
Butte9474123
El Dorado782644
Sutter775478
Napa760140
Lassen519516
San Benito496343
Yuba495127
Tehama397142
Tuolumne338240
Nevada320673
Mendocino311432
Amador301631
Lake261230
Humboldt239324
Glenn193519
Colusa17339
Calaveras161723
Siskiyou144613
Mono11214
Inyo97429
Del Norte8662
Plumas5895
Modoc3853
Mariposa3464
Trinity3024
Sierra820
Alpine730
Unassigned00
Chico
Partly Cloudy
54° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 54°
Oroville
Clear
53° wxIcon
Hi: 63° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 53°
Chico
Clear
54° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 54°
Red Bluff
Clear
55° wxIcon
Hi: 46° Lo: 17°
Feels Like: 55°
Red Bluff
Clear
55° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 55°
Chico
Clear
54° wxIcon
Hi: 69° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 54°
As expected, we had much quieter weather around northern California on Wednesday with plenty of sunshine, much weaker wind, and a wide range of temperatures. Thursday will be similar, but much more active weather is coming.
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