3 hrs ago
The Daily Democrat
USGS 5.7 earthquake strikes in Plumas County, felt in Woodland
A 5.7-magnitude earthquake struck near a small town northeast of Chico at 8:47 p.m. Thursday and was felt throughout Yolo County.
7 hrs ago
Man who was killed by falling log in Chico identified
The man who was killed Wednesday after being struck by a log has been identified as 42-year-old Deacon Murphy of Los Molinos, according to the Butte County Coroner's Office.
9 hrs ago
9 a.m. update: Earthquake causes some damage near Almanor; dam OK
An earthquake near Lake Almanor dam on Thursday night did not injure anyone but did cause moderate damage and shook people all the way down to the valley.
13 hrs ago
Video reportedly shows man running directly into train's path in Chico
Police have reviewed footage from the Union Pacific Railroad train that struck and killed 30-year-old Peter De La Torre at about 3 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of West Sacramento Avenue.
18 hrs ago
Police chief calls for end to new alcohol licenses in Chico
Just months after recommending a liquor license for a beverage retailer as a matter of public convenience and necessity, Chico Police Chief Kirk Trostle said this week he thinks the city should stop granting new licenses to address the community's alcohol problems.
22 hrs ago
Chicoan killed in crash near Sonoma
A 40-year-old Chico man died after being ejected from his car when he crashed into a large eucalyptus tree at about 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, according to the California Highway Patrol.
23 hrs ago
Sow There: Trichocereus candicans gets to the point
Trichocereus candicans is beautifully in bloom. All Chico E-R photos are available here.
Thu May 23, 2013
Toxicology report released in student's fatal tree-fall accident at One-Mile
Authorities have released the toxicology report of a Chico State student who died after falling off a tree in April.
One of three home-invasion suspects arrested in Chico
A woman was pushed and overtaken by three men who entered her residence and stole an undisclosed amount of money.
Famous falcon flies to Theatre on the Ridge
Anyone who has read the 1930 detective novel, "The Maltese Falcon," by Dashiell Hammet, will want to see the upcoming version of the story at Theatre on the Ridge.
Tuscan Aquifer study results today in Chico
A study of the Tuscan Aquifer has been going on for three years, to better understand how water percolates into the soil and the interaction between surface water and groundwater.
Editorial: Riches found at Silver Dollar
People enjoy the Silver Dollar Fair Saturday on May 26, 2012 at the fairgrounds in Chico.
Chico resident an actor who also plays many other roles
His sheriff's badge catches a small glimmer of sunlight as his boots meet gravel when he steps out of the police car.
Past and future colleagues praise Chico attorney's new judgeship
Tuesday, the office of Gov. Jerry Brown announced the appointment of public defender Denny Forland, 59, to fill the seat vacated when Judge Gerald Hermansen retired in March 2012.
Log rolls off truck, hits and kills man at Chico business
A man who was struck in the head by a large log that rolled off a truck Wednesday afternoon has died from his injuries.
Wed May 22, 2013
PRLog US Entertainment
San Francisco Bay Area Director Finds Evita for Upcoming Musical
May 21, 2013 - DeGaetano is so spoiled for choice that he's got two gifted sopranos taking turns as Eva PerA3n, wife of the Argentine dictator, Juan PerA3n."We have a wonderful opportunity to bring two different looks to this demanding role," says DeGaetano, with the air of a man who's asked for a tree and been given an orchard.
Number of homeless reportedly on the decline
The number of homeless people in Butte County appears to be shrinking, but the percentages of people who are unsheltered or chronically homeless are on the rise, officials report.
update: Fire burns 150 acres off Neal Road, south of Chico
Cal Fire-Butte County responded to a fire off Neal Road south of Chico at about 1 o'clock this morning.
Recent DNA test leads to breakthrough in 1996 Chico missing woman case
A recent DNA test has connected a body found in 1996 in the Sacramento River near Sacramento to a Chico woman missing since January of that year.