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Rockin' the West: Scrumptious Summer Salads with New Age Carrot Supreme
There is probably nothing more enjoyable than sitting outside on warm summer evening and noshing on a salad which explodes in flavor with each and every bite.
Mon May 20, 2013
Butte seeks help in fight with Plumas National Forest
Butte County is hoping to get some high-powered support in an effort to get the Plumas National Forest to open more routes for off-highway vehicle enthusiasts.
Sun May 19, 2013
Oroville university women celebrate three newest Tech Trek students
Oroville branch of the American Association of University Women recently held two events for Tech Trek, a California AAUW program that sends seventh grade girls to a week-long, summer math/science camp on university campuses.
3 Teens Stabbed During Fight At Alcohol-Fueled Party In Oroville
Oroville police say a large fight broke out at a home on High Street at around 11:45 p.m. Three teens - one 16 and two 17 - suffered stab wounds.
Sat May 18, 2013
City officials react to fiscal struggles
As news went public this week that the city of Chico has put its fiscal solvency at risk, a leading reaction has been relief that the exact nature of the city's finances is finally being realized.
Sen. Nielsen fields community questions during Oroville visit
At a talk with citizens Friday in Oroville, state Sen. Jim Nielsen, R-Gerber, voiced concern about the growth of government, the federal Affordable Care Act, and other issues, and encouraged people to get involved.
Deputies Make Meth Arrests in Casino Parking Lot
Butte County Deputies arrested a man and a woman outside a casino early Saturday morning, on a series of drug charges.
Fri May 17, 2013
Oroville Hospital hit with maximum penalty under new Medicare requirement
A new Medicare program that punishes hospitals with high patient readmission rates is forcing administrators to reach out and improve how patients are cared for, even after they're wheeled out the hospital doors.
Butte's Most Wanted for May 17
David Montgomery BowersAll Chico E-R photos are available here. The Butte County Sheriff's Office is seeking David Montgomery Bowers for a felony warrant charging him with violation of post-release community supervision.
EMT burned in race kart fire west of Oroville; community responds
Emergency medical technician Robbie Berge is used to saving people, but on Saturday night, the roles were reversed when he needed to be rescued after his race kart caught on fire.
Thu May 16, 2013
Violent Melee Breaks Out During Tribal Standoff
A tribal dispute at the Berry Creek Rancheria in Oroville ended peacefully after an 11-hour standoff by a group of protestoers.
Former Poplar School employee faces child sexual assault allegations
After a two-year investigation, a 53-year-old man is in custody on allegations he sexually assaulted students at Poplar Avenue School in Thermalito while working there as an instructor during 2006 and 2007, authorities said Wednesday.
14-Year-Old Chico Gang Member Found Guilty in Two Stabbings
A 14-year-old Chico gang member was found guilty in Butte County Juvenile Court after stabbing two men outside of a local bar.
Testimony begins in 2006 Gridley stabbing death retrial
Testimony began Wednesday in the retrial of a Gridley man charged with allegedly stabbing another to death nearly seven years ago.
Noise ordinance fee accepted
A new noise ordinance fee was accepted by the Town Council on Tuesday night after a 5-0 vote in favor.
Chico schools fight off cyber attack
Computers belonging to the Chico Unified School District came under what appears to have been a focused cyber attack that put them out of commission between Friday and Tuesday.
Wed May 15, 2013
Sheriffs Teach How to Avoid Ag Cargo Thefts
It was welcome information after a two-hundred thousand dollar load of walnuts was stolen from a company in Biggs in February.
Butte County Sheriff's Office to address cargo theft today
A meeting and presentation on cargo theft is planned 2-4 p.m. today at the Chico State University Farm Pavilion, 311 Nicholas C. Schouten Lane, off Hagen Lane in south Chico.
Former Thermalito school instructor in jail for alleged sexual assault of students
A former instructor at Poplar Avenue School in Thermalito is in custody in Butte County Jail on allegations he sexually assaulted students at the school between 2006 and 2007, according to the Sheriff's Office in a press release issued today.
Butte County begins work on plan to protect climate
Butte County is under a state mandate to reduce locally generated greenhouse gases and Tuesday night officials outlined what the goals are and what might be done to achieve them.