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Oroville, California is located in Butte County. Zip codes in Oroville, CA include 95966, 95965, and 95940. The median home price in Oroville is $229,000 which is roughly $113/per square foot. More Oroville information.

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34 min ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

Officials extend Bidwell Canyon boat ramp for Lake Oroville access

Four ducks walk up the new airport landing mat that was installed earlier Wednesday by the State Parks in an effort to allow boaters to continue using the Bidwell Canyon Marina boat launch even with the low water levels at Lake Oroville.

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6 hrs ago | Mashable

Before and After: The West Has Lost 63 Trillion Gallons of Water During Drought

The West has been suffering from a severe drought since 2013 and, in some cases, much longer than that.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Mercury-Register

Investigation opened after video shows Butte County sheriff's deputy kicking subject during arrest

OROVILLE >> Two agencies are investigating an incident Tuesday where a Butte County sheriff's deputy kicked a subject during an arrest in south Oroville.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

San Bernardino County Sun

These 9 before and after photos show the impact of Californiaa s drought

In these before-and-after images, full water levels are visible around Lake Oroville in Oroville, California and Folsom Lake in El Folsom, California on July 20, 2011 and low water levels are visible on August 19, 2014.

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Mercury-Register

EDD Oroville office to close in a month

According to Patti Roberts of EDD Communication in Sacramento, the move came after the state placed the building at 2348 Baldwin Ave. on its surplus list to be sold as a way to save money.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Mercury-Register

One more day Sunday for Butte Count Fair

Dan Reidel Enterprise-Record Bailey Sutton, of Palermo, takes her heifers to water at the Butte County Fair on Saturday.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

State selling employment office in Oroville

OROVILLE >> Butte County residents who have been seeking employment-related services from the state including unemployment benefits will be encouraged to go online more as the Oroville office is shut down.

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Mercury-Register

Four trials set for 17 defendants in 2013 Oroville casino standoff case

OROVILLE >> The cases of 17 people charged for the 2013 takeover of an Oroville tribe's offices will be broken up into four trials.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

CARD class focus is 'Brains in Motion'

Marcia Carter talks about Brains In Motion, a CARD senior program class designed for people to stay mentally fit as they age during an interview at the Lakeside Pavilion in Chico on Thursday.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

Oroville developer changes plea in child sex abuse case

Defendant Christopher Stephen Carter, 46, was visibly upset Thursday as he pleaded guilty to a felony count of forcible sexual penetration with a foreign object for an incident involving a female victim who was 17 in June 2011.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Los Angeles Times

63 trillion gallons of groundwater lost in drought, study finds

A trickle of water receding into Lake Shasta at dusk reveals signs of serious drought conditions June 22, 2014.

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Mercury-Register

Looking back on Oroville and Butte County's heroes: Oroville man...

Private John F. Voos is back in training in Australia following four weeks in the hospital with an attack of influenza, according to word received here by friends.

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Mercury-Register

County schedules road work for Southside Oroville, Thermalito

OROVILLE >> Starting Monday Butte County road crews will start "slurry seal" work in Southside Oroville and in the Thermalito neighborhood.

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Mercury-Register

Rewards offered by Secret Witness

A reward of up to $250 for information on those responsible for a string of arson vegetation fires in the Oroville area, including Oroville Fire, El Medio Fire and Cal Fire-Butte County.

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TheBlaze.com

This Photo Shows a California Lake Three Years Ago. The Second Shows How It Looks Now.

It's no secret that California has endured a severe drought for the past three years - but some Americans may not realize exactly how serious it is.

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ABC News

Dramatic Before and After Photos Show California's Shrinking Water Supplies

In this before-and-after composite image, above, the Enterprise Bridge passes over full water levels at a section of Lake Oroville on July 20, 2011 in Oroville, Calif.

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NewsReview.com

Candidate considerations

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.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Mercury-Register

Oroville man sentenced 38 years to life for murdering girlfriend

OROVILLE >> An Oroville man was sentenced Wednesday to 38 years to life for murdering his live-in girlfriend in June 2013.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

Oroville police refute rumors, inquiries about multiple murders

OROVILLE >> A recent spate of rumors about murders and questions of a serial killer on the loose has prompted concern from law enforcement officials who say none of the rumors is true.

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Mercury-Register

Oroville police refute rumors, inquiries about multiple murders

OROVILLE >> A recent spate of rumors about murders and questions of a serial killer on the loose has prompted concern from law enforcement officials who say none of the rumors is true.

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