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Chico locals and superdelegate react to Kamala Harris getting the nod from Joe Biden for running mat

Exactly 12 weeks until election day, Joe Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate. Chico resident and Democratic Superdelegate Bob Mulholland, along with other Chico residents react to the Harris getting the nod.

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Redding State of the City moves to virtual format

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Redding State of the City is moving to an online format this year.

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Some Tehama County schools switch back to distance learning

Some Tehama County schools are switching gears and going virtual to kick off the new semester.

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Paradise Town Council re-visits RV ordinance.

The Camp Fire ripped across the ridge almost two years ago and left tens of thousands homeless and the Paradise Town Council re-visits the RV ordinance.

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Storm Tracker Weather

It wasn't as hot for northern California today, but temperatures still reached seasonable summer levels and more thunderstorms sprung over our eastern counties. After one more seasonable day, hotter weather will return to our area.

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Seguridad en autobúses escolares

La oficina de transporte del condado de Shasta hizo cambios de seguridad a sus autobuses escolares.

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Chico Unified offering free meals to students

Even though classes are virtual this school year, the Chico Unified School district is making sure children are fed.

Image for Northern Recycling and Waste Buy Back Center in Paradise announces closure

Northern Recycling and Waste Buy Back Center in Paradise announces closure

The Northern Recycling and Waste Buy Back Center in Paradise has shut down. Action News Now Dani Masten explains why it had to close.

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NVCF grant will help restore the Paradise PD radio system

The Town of Paradise and its police department are getting a financial boost to focus on communications post Camp Fire.

Image for Deputies arrest man for bank robbery in Burney

Deputies arrest man for bank robbery in Burney

The Shasta County Sheriff's Office says it has arrested one man after they say he robbed a bank before sexually assaulting a minor as he walked out.

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What you need to know: Aug. 11

Good morning, North State. Here's what you need to know to start your day on Aug. 11.

Image for Storm Tracker Forecast: Not as hot but staying active today

Storm Tracker Forecast: Not as hot but staying active today

Temperatures will not be as hot but more thunderstorms are likely in the Sierra. Fire danger will be elevated and a Fire Weather Watch is going into effect. The heat ramps up late this week and weekend.

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Storm Tracker Forecast: Not as hot but staying active today

Temperatures will be several degrees cooler than Monday, but the threat of thunderstorms will keep fire danger elevated this afternoon. A Fire Weather Watch will go into effect later today in Modoc, Lassen, and Plumas Counties. Hotter conditions return later this week.

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New data shows children infection numbers throughout California and other states

A recent study by the American Academy of Pediatrics shows that 97-thousand children over the course of the last two weeks of July in the U.S. tested positive for coronavirus.

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St. Joseph School stays afloat as dozens of catholic schools across the country close

Across the county, 140 catholic schools are forced to shut down for lack of money during the coronavirus pandemic. But St. Joseph School in Redding is still staying afloat.

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Neighbors react to trash problem in Chico

People in Chico say they are fed up with an ongoing trash problem on Humboldt Avenue.

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CARD offering childcare options during pandemic

The Chico Area Recreation and Park District is offering childcare options for working parents this new school year.

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Storm Tracker Weather

Monday was almost as hot as Sunday for most of northern California as a ridge of high pressure controlled our weather. A cooling trend is coming, but it will only cool to seasonable levels in the short term.

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Local bicycle shops facing shortage during coronavirus pandemic

Since the state placed Butte County on the state's watchlist, one local bike shop is now facing a shortage.

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Group of neighbors in Orland furious over Tehama Street project

A group of neighbors in Orland are mad about a road project. They say the project has cut away at their property. Action News Now Jafet Serrato went to Orland to dig into the conflict.

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Passages to host two part online Medicare workshops

Passages’ Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP) will conduct its online “Welcome to Medicare Workshop” series in two parts. Community Outreach Coordinator, Tatiana Fassieux, joined our Linda Watkins-Bennett on Action News Now at Noon with the latest details.

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REPORT: Big Ten cancels football season; announcement expected Tuesday

According to sportscaster Dan Patrick the Big Ten voted 12-2 to cancel their football season this fall.

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What you need to know: Aug. 10

Good morning, North State. Here's what you need to know to start your day on Aug. 10.

Image for Storm Tracker Forecast: Hot with mountain thunderstorms today

Storm Tracker Forecast: Hot with mountain thunderstorms today

Well above average high temperatures and the potential for mountain thunderstorms are ahead for your Monday. Temperatures won't be as hot but the potential for thunderstorms will linger on Tuesday. Triple digit heat returns for your late week and weekend forecast.

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Butte County Art on Wheels provides a new program for young kids who suffer from trauma

Jess Mercer is offering kids help through trauma and PTSD symptoms through artwork. it is called the Balanced Brain Project.

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Storm Tracker Forecast: Mountain thunderstorms Monday

Strong heat lasts through Monday with mountain thunderstorms on Monday. The heat backs off by mid-week.

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CHAT to expand homeless services

CHAT is interested in buying the Silver Dollar Fairground's BMX property to help with services for the homeless population.

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One structure destroyed in French fire in Gridley

A total of 33 personnel, four water tankers, and eight fire engines fought a structure fire in Gridley that destroyed a home.

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St. Joseph School gets ready for first day of classes

It's back to campus for most kids in Shasta County

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Storm Tracker Weather

After a couple days of comfortably cooler than average weather around northern California, highs rose rapidly to more seasonable levels this afternoon. The warming trend will continue through the weekend, too.

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Parents consider safety and financial struggles of hiring tutors during COVID-19 outbreak

Parents plan on taking safety precautions when hiring tutors for the semester and look past the financial burdens so that their kids can have the best education possible.

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Former North State assemblyman Stan Statham has died

Retired North State assemblyman Stan Statham has died at the age of 81.

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BCSO investigating deadly shootout in Berry Creek

The Butte County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a homicide that happened Thursday in Berry Creek.

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Orland Unified pushing back first day of school

School officials in Orland say they are postponing the first day of school to help parents and kids prepare for distance learning.

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New children's book aims to raise money for youth on the Ridge

Already widely known for his fantastic illustrations, Steve Ferchaud is also an author. He has released a new children's book that will help raise money for youth on the Ridge.

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BCSO investigating deadly shootout in Berry Creek

Two men are dead following a shootout in Berry Creek on Thursday.

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North State Food Bank holds food distribution in Willows

The North State Food Bank is holding a food distribution drive-thru in Willows.

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What you need to know: Aug. 7

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

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Storm Tracker Forecast: Heating up with the chance for mountain thunderstorms

Temperatures are getting warmer and the potential for mountain thunderstorms is ahead for your Friday afternoon and evening. Much hotter temperatures are on the way in your weekend forecast.

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Framework for future COVID-19 enforcement laid, public reacts

Chico city council laid the groundwork for possible fines in the city when it comes to enforcing future COVID-19 guidelines.

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Coronavirus impacts college exposure for local student-athletes

Top athletes throughout the country have attended private camps to showcase their skills to college scouts, but the coronavirus is adding another hurdle to lives of many, including those in our region.

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Shasta County law enforcement concerned about early inmate release

About 17,000 inmates in California will be released to cut the spread of coronavirus. By the end of this month, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation expects to release about 8000 inmates.

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Parents prepare adjust to virtual learning and are worried about connectivity struggles

Parents prepare adjust to virtual learning and are worried about connectivity struggles they might face.

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Public health officials hold news conference in Butte County

Butte County Public Health held a news conference Thursday morning, about the coronavirus school waiver process and the impact of a glitch on testing reports at the state level.

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Couple performing "mini-concerts" to Chico locals

The Bidwells perform personalized mini-concerts outside of people's homes.

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Sin of Cortez owner shares hopes and struggles

The Sin of Cortez in Chico is holding on to hope during the open, closes and unknown that the pandemic brings.

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Storm Tracker Weather

Although temperatures began to rise today around northern California, our weather was still quite pleasant for early August. Enjoy the below-average highs will we have them, because hotter weather will return soon.

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University Farm's peach tradition continues with COVID-19 safety precautions

While the coronavirus pandemic has canceled many summertime traditions, one will continue this week—only with a different look.

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Gas leak prompts evacuations in downtown Oroville

Some business owners got quite a scare Thursday morning after a gas leak in Oroville caused mandatory evacuations.

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Police identify elderly woman killed crossing the street in southeast Chico

UPDATE: 3:52 p.m. Police officers have identified an elderly woman who died after being hit by a car in southeast Chico Thursday morning.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 574231

Reported Deaths: 10476
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles2105434998
Riverside41983820
Orange40527726
San Bernardino36072546
San Diego32975594
Kern24440171
Fresno17846171
Alameda13631209
San Joaquin12864223
Santa Clara12694205
Sacramento12040177
Tulare10862196
Stanislaus10264169
Imperial9693244
Contra Costa9404139
Ventura863492
San Francisco762367
Santa Barbara670469
San Mateo6318120
Merced573670
Monterey544635
Marin540481
Kings445356
Solano427441
Sonoma367047
Madera246339
Placer231922
San Luis Obispo225416
Yolo183444
Santa Cruz12436
Butte12388
Napa107411
Sutter9527
San Benito7654
El Dorado7552
Lassen6830
Yuba6464
Mendocino47210
Shasta45910
Colusa3914
Glenn3603
Nevada3571
Humboldt2864
Tehama2761
Lake2402
Amador1822
Mono1581
Tuolumne1553
Calaveras1471
Inyo1063
Siskiyou1020
Del Norte1000
Mariposa622
Plumas360
Modoc50
Trinity50
Sierra40
Alpine20
Unassigned00
Chico
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 73°
Oroville
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 95° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 73°
Paradise
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 73°
Chester
Clear
61° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 61°
Red Bluff
Clear
76° wxIcon
Hi: 96° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 76°
Willows
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 98° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 73°
It wasn't as hot for northern California today, but temperatures still reached seasonable summer levels and more thunderstorms sprung over our eastern counties. After one more seasonable day, hotter weather will return to our area.
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