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28 min ago | Chico Enterprise-Record
CHICO >> The flames reached more than 10 feet into the sky around 12:45 p.m. on Sunday, but firefighters stopped a blaze near the East 20th Street overpass at less than one-half acre.
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As is the nature of business, the Chico restaurant at 1851 The Esplanade was operating one day and not the next.
The trial of a Biggs man charged for a 2001 fatal shooting near Oroville has been reset to Oct. 6. Defendant Marvin Ray Markle Jr., 48, had been scheduled to face trial Monday, but defense attorney David Nelson sought a continuance Friday in Butte County Superior Court.
CHICO >> A man suffered a gunshot wound to the hand around 11 a.m. today on the 1200 block of North Cedar Street, and police say he lied about what happened.
CHICO >> The California Highway Patrol's free driver safety education class for newly licensed teenage drivers will be held July 21. The class will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Butte County Search and Rescue location on Morrow Lane.
Gridley >> Fire crews responded at 5:25 a.m. today to reports of smoke coming from a house in Gridley.
Butte County Superior Court Judge Kristen Lucena placed Benjamin Louis Pavan III, 28, on probation for felony counts of maintaining a place for narcotics traffic and manufacturing a controlled substance other than PCP.
OROVILLE >> After a year of researching, the committee raising money for the Veterans Memorial Park to honor all Butte County veterans has turned to technology to help.
Summer is high rattlesnake season for us in California. Classified as a native reptile, the rattlesnake is the only venomous snake in California.
The estimated increase in cost to most households will be $9.69 a year, payable with the semiannual property taxes.
Volkswagens, like this classic bus with safari windows photographed at a car show last month at Riverbend Park in Oroville, will be gathering again this weekend in Chico for Volkstock, a benefit for Handi-Riders.
Chico >> Fogging to kill adult mosquitoes will take place 8-11:30 p.m. today in the Hamilton City and Nord areas, weather permitting, according to the Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District.
This summer Lake Oroville is on pace to set a new record for its lowest lake level ever.
Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 07:14 pm
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