Oroville Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Oroville, CA.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,113 in Oroville, CA

  1. Biz Bits: Oroville biz group lauds people, firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Tracy was recognized for the longevity of his company, Tracy Realty Co., which has been in business for more than 100 years in this area. Lazzareschi took a bow for his company's multi-million expansion.

    Comment?

  2. Women in powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | NewsReview.com

    ... GRID Alternatives is a national nonprofit with an office in Chico serving the greater North State area, from Oroville to Redding. In its three years here, the organization has completed 350 solar projects for low-income homeowners. GRID is the ...

    Comment?

  3. Full-time security staff OKa d for Oroville Transit CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Starting next week, security guards will be on hand at the Oroville Transit Center during the bus system's operating hours to try and control vandalism and other problems that have plagued the site. Directors of the Butte County Association of Governments this week authorized spending $60,000 to hire a security firm for the 2015-16 fiscal year.

    Comment?

  4. Wanted man arrested after holding ex-girlfriend hostage in Oroville homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville >> A wanted man was arrested Friday morning after allegedly holding his former girlfriend hostage for about two hours to avoid arrest. At about 8:50 a.m., the Butte County Sheriff's Office was called from a female friend of a woman who lives in the 2900 block of Foothill Boulevard, Sgt.

    Comment?

  5. Sierra Nevada snowpack hits a new historic lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... Shasta Lake, the state's largest reservoir, has 74 percent of what it normally holds at this time of year. Lake Oroville, the second-largest reservoir and the most important source for the State Water Project, is carrying 67 percent of what it ...

    Comment?

  6. Death notices for March 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mercury-Register

    ... Chico. Arrangements are under the direction of Affordable Mortuary, 893-4292. BROWN: Raechel Kaitlyn Brown, 22 of Oroville, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in Oroville. Arrangements are under the direction of Scheer Memorial Chapel, 533-5255. MASON: ...

    Comment?

  7. A Brush With KindnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Oroville Association of Realtors donated $886 to Habitat for Humanity of Butte County on March 16.The funds will be used to assist low-income homeowners in the Oroville area with exterior home repairs through Habitat's “A Brush With Kindness” program. Taking part in the donation are Tony Rushing and Rhonda Williams, Oroville realtors; Nicole Bateman, director of Habitat for Humanity; and Lauralyn Lambert, Dave Quintel, Cindy Peebles and Trisha Atehortua, Oroville realtors. Partnerships like this ensure that families live in safe and well maintained homes.

    Comment?

  8. Legislators not wasting a serious droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 file photo, houseboats sit in the drought lowered waters of Oroville Lake, near Oroville, Calif. California voters overwhelmingly see the state's ongoing water shortage as a serious problem.

    Comment?

  9. Oroville City Council fires City Administrator Randy MurphyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Mercury-Register

    ... agreed he and the council had been going in different directions. “I'm proud to have served the citizens of Oroville,” he said. “I'm sorry that the council felt it necessary to part ways but it's certainly within their right and ...

    Comment?

  10. Chico police arrest two men wanted for assault, robbery in downtown Monday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... ert were arrested on suspicion of strong-arm robbery and conspiracy, and have been booked into Butte County Jail in Oroville with bail set at $100,000.

    Comment?

  11. El Nino is heating the ocean around California, but won't deliver the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... global temperatures, as El NiA o years tend to be warmer globally than La NiA a or neutral years. A section of Lake Oroville is seen nearly dry on August 19, 2014 in Oroville, California. As the severe drought in California continues for a third ...

    Comment?

  12. BINTF report: Meth drug of choice, marijuana refining lab growing concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mercury-Register

    Gabriela Tazzari-Dineen, Paradise chief of police, speaks as representatives from the Butte Interagency Narcotics Task Force talk about various drug problems within Butte County during a press conference held at the Butte County Probation office in Oroville on Thursday. Oroville >> Methamphetamine continues to plague Butte County as the No.

    Comment?

  13. Oroville Wildflower & Nature Festival is April 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    April 4 will be a busy day at Riverbend Park in Oroville, with a 3K Pedal Push Fun Run at 8 a.m. and the Wildflower & Nature Festival, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 50 Montgomery St., off Highway 70. Entry fee for the run is $20, and pre-registration to receive a T-shirt is open until March 20. Registration after this up to 7:30 a.m. the day of the run and will not include a T-shirt. Festival highlights include bus tours to Table Mountain to view wildflowers , a children's craft and game area, Food Truck Alley, live music and vendors selling handmade and natural items.

    Comment?

  14. Vandal breaks Oroville fish ladder windowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> The Feather River Fish Hatchery's fish ladder viewing area was closed Monday after someone used a large rock to break an outer window. The incident took place sometime Sunday afternoon, according to Penny Crawshaw, fish hatchery manager I for the state Department of Fish and Wildlife.

    Comment?

  15. Water: The Epic Journey from Snowmelt to Tap WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Messenger

    Lake Oroville as seen from the Oroville Dam spillway that flows into the Feather River northeast of Sacramento. It is the starting point of the State Water Project that provides water to more than 10 million people in Southern California.

    Comment?

  16. Capstone Radiology and Oroville Hospital Announce Partnership in California's Central ValleyRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PR Log

    PRLog - March 25, 2015 - CHICAGO -- Capstone Radiology, a national radiology management group designed to meet the new demands of leading hospitals and health systems, and Oroville Hospital, a 133-bed, nationally recognized hospital with over 130 physicians, are pleased to announce their partnership to provide top quality point-of-care radiology services to Oroville, California and the surrounding foothill and valley communities. A progressive, forward minded healthcare institution, Oroville Hospital is at the forefront of patient care.

    Comment?

  17. Retired teachers plan river walk Wednesday in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Members and guests of the Oroville California Retired Teachers Association, Division 32, will meet at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday at Riverbend Park for a walk along the bike path to the Nature Center and back.

    Comment?

  18. VFW hosts spaghetti dinner fundraiser Friday in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A spaghetti dinner fundraiser will be hosted 5-8 p.m. Friday by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Warren Scott Post No. 9602 at the Oroville Veterans Memorial Hall, 2374 Montgomery St. Tickets will be available at the door and cost $10 for adults with children younger than 10 free.

    Comment?

  19. Clear Lake steady, snowpack negligibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Clear Lake is holding steady, Lake Oroville's water level has been inching up, but the latest report on snowpack suggests no one should expect it to get much higher. Monday the Department of Water Resources automated monitoring system put the snowpack in the Northern Sierra/Trinity Region - which includes the Feather River watershed - at just 7 percent of normal for this time of year.

    Comment?

  20. Oroville Tigers fall at home to PierceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Oroville High School assistant baseball coach C.J. Halterman put it perfectly for the Tigers this far into the season. Freshman Colton Rogers started his first game on the mound at the varsity level, tossing four innings and allowing two unearned runs.

    Comment?

Oroville Job Listings
View or post Oroville job listings on Topix.
Oroville Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Oroville from Topix.
Oroville Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Oroville on Topix.