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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 this new school year

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.

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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.

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1 person dead following early morning collision in Chico

Chico Police officers said they currently have Idyllwild between Goldeneye Ct. and Yosemite Dr. closed due to a fatal traffic collision involving a pedestrian and a vehicle.

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What you need to know: Aug. 6

Good morning, North State. Here's what you need to know to start your day on Aug. 6.

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National Farmers Market Week

A week to support local farmers and their products and services

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Storm Tracker Forecast: Staying cooler today but heating up this weekend

Sunny to mostly sunny skies and below average temperatures are ahead for your Thursday. More mountain thunderstorms and much hotter temperatures are on the way in your extended forecast.

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Teachers union members to vote on rules for upcoming semester

on tuesday, the school board and union agreed to bring matters like making it mandatory for teachers to instruct from their classrooms, and day care programs for teachers up for union member vote.

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Shasta County public health not too worried about undercount in coronavirus cases

A glitch in the state's disease registry system might be linked to underreporting of coronavirus cases

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New changes for band students for the upcoming fall semester

Las Plumas High School in Oroville has new changes for their band students for the fall semester and students are planning on how they are going to adapt.

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Storm Tracker Weather

Today was the coolest day northern California has had for a while, and hopefully you were able to enjoy it. A warming trend will begin tomorrow, with seasonably hot weather returning fairly soon.

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Broadway Heights plans to transition to outdoor dining

The owner of Broadway Heights says they will soon open up an outdoor dining area to stay afloat during the pandemic,

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Business owner shares frustrations about second closure

The Chico city council passed a motion last night that will allow for city staff to begin fining businesses and possibly people not in compliance with the state guidelines.

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Local child surprised with school bus drive-by parade for seventh birthday

A child with autism had quite the birthday celebration with a little help from his friends! The seven-year-old started riding the bus when he was three years old. Rowdy, unfortunately, can't ride the bus anymore due to COVID-19, but that didn't stop his friends from firing up their busses to do a friendly drive by.

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Paradise Rebuilding and Recovery: Tractor Supply Co. to open in Town

The Town of Paradise continues to make gains as it works to rebuild and recover after the Camp Fire. Disaster Recovery Manager, Katie Simmons, spoke with Action News Now Linda Watkins-Bennett with what you need to know.

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Butte County DA warns of new financial scam

The Butte County District Attorney is warning residents of a new financial scam.

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Glenn County almond facility striving with business despite ongoing pandemic

One Northern California almond processing plant that relocated a year ago is now facing a new challenge, harvesting during COVID-19.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 559746

Reported Deaths: 10377
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles2085634977
Riverside40452799
Orange39641726
San Bernardino35712546
San Diego32330593
Kern23583171
Fresno17290171
Alameda13213208
San Joaquin12303211
Santa Clara11687204
Sacramento10795161
Tulare10475196
Imperial9693244
Stanislaus9665162
Contra Costa9182139
Ventura814689
San Francisco754867
Santa Barbara670469
San Mateo6110120
Marin532779
Monterey529335
Merced501264
Kings445356
Solano402940
Sonoma355647
Madera230239
Placer218620
San Luis Obispo209315
Yolo172143
Santa Cruz12386
Butte10958
Napa104610
Sutter9427
El Dorado7291
San Benito7154
Lassen6380
Yuba6004
Mendocino43110
Shasta41810
Colusa3624
Glenn3603
Nevada3221
Humboldt2824
Tehama2761
Lake2202
Amador1642
Mono1541
Tuolumne1522
Calaveras1471
Del Norte990
Siskiyou930
Inyo893
Mariposa612
Plumas340
Modoc50
Trinity50
Sierra30
Alpine20
Unassigned00
Chico
Scattered Clouds
97° wxIcon
Hi: 101° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 97°
Oroville
Clear
99° wxIcon
Hi: 101° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 99°
Paradise
Scattered Clouds
97° wxIcon
Hi: 94° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 97°
Chester
Clear
87° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 87°
Red Bluff
Clear
98° wxIcon
Hi: 107° Lo: 70°
Feels Like: 98°
Willows
Scattered Clouds
97° wxIcon
Hi: 106° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 97°
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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