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  1. Annual Ishi gathering runs this weekend in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    OROVILLE >> The 13th annual Ishi Gathering and Seminar, themed "Returning Home - Dancing Between Two Worlds," runs Friday through Sunday in Oroville. The Butte County Historical Society puts on the annual event, named for the last Yahi Indian who was discovered in Oroville in 1911 after 40 years in hiding.

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  2. Candidate forums tonight in Oroville, elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The forums are presented by the League of Women Voters, Chico Police Officers Association and Chico Business and Professional Women. From 6 to 9 p.m. today in the Southside Oroville Community Center, 2959 Lower Wyandotte Rd., Oroville, a forum includes candidates for Butte County assessor, Oroville High School District, Thermalito Union School District and So.

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  3. Manufacturers want to see students, parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mercury-Register

    ... pointed out that manufacturing jobs pay well and often come with benefits. He noted a beginning welder in Butte County earns $15 an hour, and goes up from there. Updating what happens in the classroom eventually updates what manufacturers like ...

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  4. Oroville high school district inducts eight alumni and a teacher inducted into Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Becker, the late Judge James Francis "Frank" Good, longtime Las Plumas High School teacher Newt Green, retired Butte County Judge Steven Howell, retired Navy Capt. Norman Lord, retired Air Force Major and government contractor John Nelson, wildlife ...

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  5. Chico boy scares off intruderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... and Capistrano Place as they hunted for the man. Fair View High School was put on lockdown for a time, and Butte County Sheriff's Office brought in a K9 to search for the suspect. Officers attempted to track down signs of where the man had gone ...

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  6. More candidates forums coming upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Mercury-Register

    On Monday from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Southside Oroville Community Center, 2959 Lower Wyandotte Rd., Oroville, a forum includes candidates for Butte County assessor, Oroville High School District, Thermalito Union School District and So. Feather Water/Power Divisions 1, 3 and 5. On Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Orchard Hospital meeting room, 240 Spruce St., Gridley, candidates will gather for Biggs and Gridley school boards and city councils.

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  7. Biz Bits: Aaron Rodgers from the Wisconsin perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... with a passionate area are welcome too. Jacob Peterson, whom the E-R profiled, will talk about his mentoring of Butte County at-risk teens. Businesses can come to the Oct. 30 meeting to see how this works, or contact Connie Wright by email at ...

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  8. Letter: Democrats offer fine candidates for electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Board of Equalization and a newcomer, C.J. Jawahar for state senator. Jawahar has fresh ideas and would help Butte County participate in the majority legislature. Jim Reed would certainly do the same, and is outstanding in his forum appearances ...

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  9. Salmon Festival offers vast array of activities SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Mercury-Register

    ... . Many of the traditional Salmon Festival activities have been moved to the levee, and the Bounty of Butte County has shifted from Sunday to Saturday to join the activities there. The food and beverage tasting event will be 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on the ...

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  10. Visit Butte County Farms Oct. 11-12 during Sierra Oro Farm Trail Passport WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Mercury-Register

    Butte County shoppers can chat with local food growers at local farmers market. Many events also feature local food as a central feature.

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  11. New emergency notification system launched in ChicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Mercury-Register

    The Chico Police Department partnered with Butte County and Paradise to purchase GeoCast Web, which will allows various public safety agencies to alert people when there's an emergency in their area. The mass notification system has mapping capabilities, which are intended to help agencies contact residents quickly and with more ease, according to Chico police.

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  12. Water Woes At Butte County Mobile Home Park Have Dozens Of Families Cutting BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | CBS Local

    ... well went dry. But that's only a temporary fix. More permanent help is on the way for the mobile home park in Butte County. Word came in late Friday that the state has approved plans to drill a new well. It comes at a critical time, before they're ...

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  13. Butte County jury convicts man for sexually abusing girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Mercury-Register

    The Butte County Superior Court panel reached its verdict Friday against defendant Clinton Dean Grosse, according to defense attorney Corie Caraway. Gross was convicted on a felony count of continuous sexual abuse, which is committing three or more sexual acts with a child under 14 during a period of at least three months.

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  14. Help for Company 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    On Tuesday evening, during a regular meeting, the Forest Ranch Lions Club presented a check for $5453.26, to Company 24, Forest Ranch Volunteers, Butte County Fire Department. The donation came from the proceeds of the Lions' annual fundraiser barbecue on Sept.

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  15. Editorial: Hits and missesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... run at 9:30 a.m., a street faire downtown from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and a local food expo called Bounty of Butte County from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There's free parking and a shuttle from two locations - at Riverbend Park and at the corner of Table Mountain ...

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  16. Thursday morning storm drenches north valleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Mercury-Register

    It wasn't just a sprinkle either, as more than a half-inch fell across the north state. More than 2 inches fell in Shasta County According to official records Paradise got the largest drenching of the major cities in Butte County.

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  17. Rewards offered by Secret WitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... as at Harrison Stadium. A reward of up to $500 for information on the Oct. 11, 2013, homicide of a longtime Butte County resident. Lewis Newton, 38, was found shot to death outside his home in Palermo. To date, promising leads have been generated, ...

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  18. Hedi Hall, Doug LaMalfa face off during Congressional debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Paradise Post

    ... is driven by the disfunction of the existing House of Representatives. LaMalfa, a first-term Congressman and Butte County resident with longtime political ties, said he thinks Congress is "on the path to a better way for America," with bipartisan ...

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  19. Chico police call off man huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... wearing either a blue plaid or black shirt. Fair View High School was put on lock down for a time, and Butte County Sheriff's Office brought in a dog to search for the suspect. COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) - A young black bear that visited a northern ...

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  20. Butte County's most wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The Butte County Sheriff's Office is seeking Anthony Paul Muzio for a felony warrant charging him with violation of post-release community supervision. The Sheriff's Office is also seeking Cody Alan Miller for a warrant charging him with failing to appear, stolen vehicle and driving under the influence of drugs.

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