Tuesday Aug 26
11 human cases of West Nile Virus in Butte County
The statewide trend of increased cases of West Nile Virus includes Butte County, where 11 people have been confirmed to have contracted the virus, according to the Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
West Nile Virus remains active in Butte County
Eleven people in Butte County have been diagnosed with West Nile virus, according to the Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Los Angeles Times
U.S. rice farmers see opportunity in China
Josh Sheppard, a fourth-generation rice grower in Biggs, Calif., about 60 miles north of Sacramento, said he would welcome Chinese buyers because they probably would pay more for his grains than U.S. customers.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The filing period is over, and the candidate pool is complete. Seven people - two incumbents, three new faces and two previous contenders - are vying for three open seats on the Chico City Council.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Fogging tonight in Dayton area
Fogging to kill adult mosquitoes will take place 7:45-11:30 p.m. today in the Dayton area, weather permitting, according to the Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Officers catch stolen Butte County sheriff's vehicle after half-hour pursuit
The front tires are shredded on a Butte County Sheriff's Office SUV after officers used spike strips to stop the stolen vehicle Monday night.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Ballot set for Oroville-area elections
OROVILLE >> There will be Oroville races in November for mayor, the City Council, seats on the high school district board and recreation district board, but most other possible contests petered out for a lack of candidates.
Mark Sorensen seeks second term on Chico council to further financial fix
CHICO >> After championing the need to put city finances under closer scrutiny for the last eight years, Mark Sorensen is again pushing a bid for Chico City Council in hopes of being part of the city's reconstruction.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Mosquito fogging planned Wednesday from Oroville south
Fogging to kill adult mosquitoes will take place 8-11 p.m. Wednesday, weather permitting, in the Honcut, Pacific Heights, Palermo and South Oroville areas by the Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Mosquito fogging planned today in Gridley, East Gridley areas
Fogging to kill adult mosquitoes will take place 8-11:30 p.m. today, weather permitting, in Gridley and East Gridley, by the Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District.