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  1. Sidelines: PRPD has free kids' fishingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... stocked with hungry trout and prizes will be awarded in several categories. This event is co-sponsored by the Butte County Fish and Game Commission. Food and refreshments will be offered for sale. Contact PRPD for more information at 872-6393, or ...

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  2. Letter: For-profit growers harm quality of lifeRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... a mishap will befall my family as a result of the pernicious activities next door. Countless testimonies before Butte County's Board of Supervisors revealed for-profit grows are a widespread threat, personally and environmentally. While for-profit ...

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  3. Former Bobcat cross country star to take on Boston MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... George Siler and Chico resident Cindy Courtain - who ran in last year's event. Charles J. Locke from Magalia, a Butte County Sheriff's deputy who also ran last year, is also returning to the race. Brown, who played on the Paradise High soccer team ...

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  4. Nighttime fire destroys Palermo area mobile homeRead the original story

    Thursday | Mercury-Register

    A neighbor helped the resident of the mobile escape before fire crews arrived, according to a Cal Fire-Butte County press release.

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  5. Constant cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | NewsReview.com

    ... Parks Department, though periodic help has been provided by the state Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Butte County Sheriff's Office. "They have not been able to help out on a regular basis," Efseaff said. "It's definitely been a struggle for ...

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  6. Suspect in Home Depot killing denies Bee report that he expressed intent to plead guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... Home Depot on Florin Road the evening of March 16. Caylor and his girlfriend, Kari Hamilton, were arrested in Butte County last month on suspicion of charges related to crimes before and after the homicide. Sacramento County sheriff's detectives ...

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  7. Butte County marijuana grow site cleanup reveals hazards to wildlifeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... of Fish and Wildlife) Oroville >> A year after several illegal marijuana grow sites were busted in the Butte County foothills, a multi-agency cleanup effort discovered environmental pollution and toxic conditions at the "cartel-type" gardensthat ...

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  8. Former Bobcat cross country star to take on BostonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paradise Post

    ... George Siler and Chico resident Cindy Courtain - who ran in last year's event. Charles J. Locke from Magalia, a Butte County Sheriff's Deputy, who ran also last year is always returning to the race. Brown, who played on the PHS soccer team and ran ...

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  9. Butte County's jobless down slightly in MarchRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Retail jobs are up in Butte County compared to this time last year, with some new stores opening and others on the way, Like Sportsman's Wearhouse in the North Valley Plaza in Chico, which was getting a paint job Friday.

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  10. A nice Easter gestrreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    American Baptist Women of First Baptist Church of Chico assembled 35 Easter baskets April 15 for foster children through Butte County Children's Services Division.

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  11. On the home stretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Habitat for Humanity of Butte County hosted its annual Youth Build Day on April 12. This day allows children ages 8-17 on the construction site to help put in landscaping and building fences.

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  12. March jobless rate drops in Butte CountyRead the original story

    Friday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    There were more than 10,300 people without jobs in March in Butte County, according to the Employment Development Department, resulting in an unemployment rate of 9.9 percent.

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  13. Candidates for judgeship address local lawyersRead the original story

    Thursday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... event in the backyard of the Chico office of Legal Services of Northern California was organized by the Butte County Bar Association. Ortner said his family moved to California in 1962. He attended Pacific Union College in Angwin and later went to ...

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  14. California Nut Festival Saturday, Sunday at Patrick RanchRead the original story

    Thursday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... decorative fountain, a new picket fence along the front of the home, a windmill and marshland plantings. The Butte County Master Gardeners also have been busy on the first phases of a demonstration garden, including drought-tolerant plants. Ann ...

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  15. Finance Committee designates $110K to community organizationsRead the original story

    Thursday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... aid and other elements. The staff received 14 applications, and two prior recipients did not apply - ARC of Butte County and Innovative Preschool. Four remaining applicants were also recommended to receive zero funding - the Catholic Ladies Relief ...

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  16. Agency provides new windows, appliances for disabled Oroville manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mercury-Register

    Don Williams and Shannon Bass trim a new window at Matthew Ormsby's Oroville home Thursday through a Community Action Agency of Butte County program.

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  17. CUSD board opposes disease-causing bugs, delays solar power voteRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... delay a decision on how to finance a new round of solar arrays. Wednesday evening Matthew Ball, manager of the Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District, asked the CUSD board of trustees to endorse a campaign his agency has launched to get ...

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  18. Suspect in killing of Iraqi refugee in Sacramento pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... detainer that he was part of, he asked for a change of venue and said, ‘I plead guilty to everything in Butte County, Sacramento and Lincoln. Whatever they said, I’m guilty,’  A onetime gang member, Caylor has a lengthy criminal ...

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  19. Letter: LaMalfa shows what's wrong with conservatismRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... r in food stamps while voting millions for himself and his fellow oligarchs. We need look no farther than here, Butte County, to see what is wrong with the country.

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  20. Letter: Assessor serving citizens can make a big differenceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The upcoming election for Butte County assessor has special meaning to those of us on the ridge.

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