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Editorial: Hits and misses
HIT >> For years, Chico property owners have suffered with problem trees owned by the city, but planted in front of their homes.
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Downtown Chico calm early Friday as Labor Day weekend begins
CHICO >> Authorities in Chico have beefed up their operations in preparation for Labor Day weekend, which traditionally has attracted thousands to the city.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Steel from ground zero placed in 9/11 memorial
Tim O'Connell, right, of Rescue 42 and welder Cody Sinnott finish installing the final piece of steel from the Twin Towers Friday on the 9/11 Memorial beside Chico Fire Station 5 on Manzanita Avenue in Chico.
British Wives is Chico tradition for more than 50 years
Maureen Hauser, front, and Valerie Flynn look over a copy of Britsh Weekly at a meeting of the British Wives group on Aug. 22 at Roots Catering.
Manufacturers talk jobs with Butte County educators
Weiss McNair director of operations Terry Allread, right, leads a tour for educators on Wednesday in the manufacturing plant in Chico.
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Remains IDed as Truckee man who's been missing March
Duane Colin, 60, of Truckee was reported missing by family members in March, according to the Truckee Police Department.
Orchid Society to hear about Dendrobiums
The North Valley Orchid Society will hold its next meeting beginning at 7 p.m. Sept.
Art weekend sprouts garden gems
Mosaic spheres made by Chico artist Robin Indar will be for sale at Magnolia Gift and Garden's Art Garden Weekend event happening Sept 6 and 7. CHICO >> Art will be abloom as Magnolia Gift and Garden lay to bed summer dreams with music, art and treats.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Prosecution starts over in Halloween 2012 sexual assault case
OROVILLE >> The prosecution has dismissed and refiled charges against three Stockton men charged for an alleged sexual assault and rape during the weekend prior to Halloween 2012.
Chico police to strictly enforce rules during Labor Day weekend
CHICO >> Chico Police Chief Kirk Trostle sent out a notice Thursday reminding people there will be a zero tolerance approach to inappropriate behavior and out-of-control parties during Labor Day weekend.
Little Free Library system spreads book love in Butte County
Liz Stewart takes a break from painting her home to show off her Little Free Library on the 1800 block of Broadway in Chico.
Ex-physician assistant pleads guilty to rape and kidnappings in...
OROVILLE >> A former physician assistant has pleaded guilty to three kidnappings and a rape in the neighborhood south of Chico State University.
Chico police log
Aug. 21: 800 block of West First Street. Unknown how access was made; loss of two MacBook Pro laptop computers.
Editorial: Caper Acres' repairs a community responsibility
Countless generations have romped and roamed in Caper Acres in lower Bidwell Park, taking home great memories of the historic play area.
Native plant landscaping symposium scheduled for September in Chico
Four local master gardeners will lead "Succeed with Native Plants," a horticulture symposium, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept.
Red Bluff Daily News
Red Bluff-Tehama County police and fire reports: Aug. 28, 2014
The following information has been compiled by Red Bluff Police Department, Tehama County Sheriff's Department, Corning Police Department and California Highway Patrol logs.
Outdoor theater festival tackles the themes of local environment
CHICO >> Performance is a universal phenomenon and easily one of the strongest mediums that allows others to fully express cultural and social values.
As this story goes to press, tens of thousands of desert-loving partiers are reveling in the heat and art at Burning Man in Nevada's Black Rock Desert.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Almond Bowl car raffle tickets now available
Tickets are on sale now for the 2014 Almond Bowl car raffle of a new 2014 Nissan Sentra donated by Chico Nissan Hyundai.
City of Chico's finances on rebound
CHICO >> Last September, the city of Chico was on the brink of a second round of layoffs and looking for a line of credit with concerns it could not make payroll by year's end.