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  1. Richvale celebrates 100 years of rice cooperativeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Laverne Grell, 99, blows out candles to celebrate the Butte County Rice Growers Association's 100th anniversary on Saturday in Richvale.

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  2. World War I had impact in Butte County tooRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... 13,000 miles away, in Sarajevo, Serbia, would shake the world and even the quiet agricultural communities in Butte County. On June 28, 1914, an assassin fired two shots, killing Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir apparent to Austro-Hungarian Empire, and ...

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  3. Richvale celebrates 100 years of rice cooperativeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mercury-Register

    Laverne Grell, 99, blows out candles to celebrate the Butte County Rice Growers Association's 100th anniversary on Saturday in Richvale.

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  4. System can prevent train accidents, rail industry slow to adoptRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SFGate

    A procession of tanker cars transporting Bakken crude oil travels on a railroad line near James (Butte County). Photo: Jake Miille, Special To The Chronicle A BNSF train carrying crude oil from North Dakota to Bakersfield, California flies through ...

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  5. Blaze kept to 4 acres on Plumas Avenue in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mercury-Register

    ... in was uncomfortably close for residents along Plumas Avenue near 10th Street on Saturday. However, Cal Fire-Butte County was able to keep the fire to about 4 acres, and only dry grass was burned. Some fence posts were also scorched, but battalion ... 1 comment

  6. Fire quickly contained by a cemetery in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRCR

    Butte County firefighters found flames burning west of the Memorial Cemetery around 12:45 a.m. The fire burned vegetation between the cemetery and railroad tracks nearby.

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  7. Letter: Will local Democrats follow Brown's lead?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Local left-wing activists are up in arms again, this time about fracking, a practice that doesn't really even happen here in Butte County.

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  8. Preliminary hearing continues for Berry Creek couple facing marijuana chargesRead the original story

    Friday | Mercury-Register

    The hearing began Wednesday in Butte County Superior Court for defendants Jacob and Sierra Macias.

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  9. New rules for water waste, but $500 fines unlikely hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mercury-Register

    ... The main point of the four rules is to avoid what "no one should be doing," said Paul Gosselin, manager of Butte County Department of Water and Resource Conservation. Hopefully people are changing other water habits, including taking shorter ...

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  10. Fire sparks again on hilltop near Forest RanchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Fire crews from Cal Fire-Butte County respond Friday July 25, 2014 to a fire on Crown Point Road, near Forest Ranch.

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  11. Sawmill Peak group dissolvesRead the original story

    Friday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Nov. 1. The decision comes after a Wednesday meeting with Cal Fire, Sen. Jim Nielson, Assemblyman Brian Dahle, Butte County Supervisor Doug Teeter and Bare on the Ridge. He said he was thinking about retiring last year anyway, and with Bare on the ...

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  12. Chico resident identified as woman found dead in Bidwell ParkRead the original story

    Friday | Mercury-Register

    CHICO >> The Butte County Coroner's Office has identified the woman found dead in Bidwell Park Thursday morning as 56-year-old Diana Surak of Chico.

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  13. Brick by brick, Paradise projects come togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Paradise Post

    ... concerned about having two Dollar General stores in Paradise and noted that the company has submitted plans to Butte County to build another store in the Paradise Pines. "They have 10,000 stores across the nation," he said. "They're mostly in the ...

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  14. First Butte County cases of West Nile virus reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    OROVILLE >> The first two cases of West Nile virus in Butte County this summer have been confirmed, county officials said Friday.

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  15. Taxi driver robbed in MagaliaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Paradise Post

    The Butte County Sheriff's Office is searching for two men suspected of robbing a taxi driver at knife point.

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  16. Medicare: It's 49 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    CHICO >> Tom Reed is founder and president of the Butte County Health Care Coalition.

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  17. Successful partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Habitat for Humanity of Butte County partnered with Sunrise Rotary on July 12 to work on "A Brush With Kindness," an exterior home improvement project.

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  18. Updated: Highway 32 fire containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Fire crews from Cal Fire-Butte County respond Friday July 25, 2014 to a fire on Crown Point Road, near Forest Ranch.

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  19. A Taste of TraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2009 | NewsReview.com

    The name of this collection of recipes from Butte County residents, past and present, says it all.

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  20. Butte Co. reports two human cases of West Nile VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | KRCR

    Butte County reports the first two human West Nile Virus cases of the year. According to a news release from Butte County Public Health Department, both victims are people over the age of 50. One is from North Chico and the other is from a rural agricultural area South of Chico.

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