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  1. Restaurants open for Christmas mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Mercury-Register

    Gathering around the Christmas table is a tradition for many, but for those who don't want to cook or do the dishes, there are restaurants throughout Butte County that will be open Thursday. Ginger's Restaurant, 2201 Pillsbury Road, will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. with its regular menu.

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

    Yesterday | Mercury-Register

    On Sept. 3, at 7:12 p.m., the Butte County Sheriff's Office received a report of a vehicle fire on Oroville-Quincy Highway, two miles east of Mountain House.

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  3. Butte Countya s most wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mercury-Register

    The Butte County Sheriff's Office is seeking Noemis Teresa Bandomourra for a warrant charging her with attempted murder, being a felon in possession of a firearm and cultivation or possession of marijuana for sale. The Sheriff's Office is also seeking John Thomas Ford for a warrant charging him with possession of marijuana for sale, being felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition and manufacturing controlled substance.

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  4. Restaurants open Christmas DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Mercury-Register

    Gathering around the Christmas table is a tradition for many, but for those who don't want to cook or do the dishes, there are restaurants throughout Butte County that will be open Christmas Day. Ginger's Restaurant, 2201 Pillsbury Road, will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. with its regular menu.

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  5. Butte County Sheriffa s Office probes Plumas County couplea s deaths near OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Mercury-Register

    Oroville >> Butte County officials continue to investigate the deaths of a man and woman whose bodies were found in a vehicle Saturday in Berry Creek. Butte County sheriff's spokeswoman Miranda Bowersox confirmed the identities of the deceased as Mike and Olga Kroencke, of Cromberg, a small residential community about 20 miles east of Quincy on Highway 70. The Sheriff's Office received a call from an Oroville resident at around 10:30 Saturday morning reporting relatives, who were expected, hadn't arrived.

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  6. Age of discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsReview.com

    ... or iPod station. Donated items that can't be sold, for whatever reason, are never wasted. For instance, ARC of Butte County stops by twice a week to pick up excess clothing, and unusable comforters and blankets go to the Butte Humane Society. ...

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  7. 15 MinutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsReview.com

    ... updates on which children are being naughty and which children are being nice! I heard the children of Butte County have been so nice this year, I just had to come and see for myself! Mrs. Claus frequently likes to travel with me. It's nice to get ...

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  8. Decadesa worth of lootRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsReview.com

    ... to patrol and protect from looters. That became apparent last week, when California State Parks rangers and the Butte County District Attorney's Office served a search warrant on a Feather Falls-area home and found thousands of artifacts believed to ...

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  9. Tribute to his honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsReview.com

    Longtime Chico-area attorney Denny Forland will be remembered for his fairness, his willingness to teach others, and for being a loving husband and father. Forland, who was appointed last year to a Butte County Superior Court judge seat, died Saturday at UC Davis Medical Center after a bout with pneumonia.

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  10. Settlement reached in POPI caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsReview.com

    A lawsuit filed against the New Jersey-based Covanta Energy Co. that for years operated the Pacific Oroville Power Inc. cogeneration plant in South Oroville has been settled for $825,000, with $136,000 going to the Butte County District Attorney's Office.

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  11. Annual community Christmas dinner draws hundreds in OrovilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Mercury-Register

    ... was the 20th annual dinner, said Thomas Tenoria, chief executive officer of the Community Action Agency of Butte County. The agency co-sponsored the dinner with the Oroville Rescue Mission and the city. The doors opened at 11 a.m., and within 30 ...

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  12. Governora s Christmas pardons include four from Butte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... 17, 2000, for manufacturing a controlled substance. He was discharged April 27, 2003, and certified by the Butte County court Oct. 30, 2012. • Michael Andrew Edwards, sentenced March 29, 1988, for vehicular manslaughter without gross ...

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  13. Freeze outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | NewsReview.com

    As a veteran public interest lawyer and former Chico mayor, Andy Holcombe is no stranger to bureaucratic morass or the perils of unsound government directives. This is what he and other advocates for the local homeless population said they see in Butte County's contingency plan to provide shelter during extreme cold weather conditions, which Holcombe described as "destined to fail."

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  14. Analysis: Recent California newspaper editorialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Monterey County Herald

    ... OK? And in this environment, some guy with a metal detector finds a six-pound chunk of gold a foot down in the Butte County foothills. The location was undisclosed, so hopefully, it won't trigger another Gold Rush, as the Mother Lode has changed ...

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  15. Letter: PG&E should slow down, consider moving pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    As Butte County supervisor representing the Oroville area, I was contacted by concerned constituents to take a stand on the tree removal in Oroville along Feather River Boulevard. After careful consideration of the facts as presented to me, it seems Pacific Gas and Electric Co.

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  16. City-Habitat for Humanity partnership would rebuild blighted homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... an incentive for them to stay there.” Natalie Bateman, executive director of Habitat for Humanity of Butte County, said the nonprofit is excited for the project and hopeful it will receive City Council approval. Low-income housing is a ...

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  17. Butte County Sheriffa s Office gives away dozens of bicyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A volunteer sizes a new helment for 6-year-old Gregory Vaughn Tuesday morning at the Christmas Bike Giveaway held at the Butte County Sheriff's Office in Oroville. Oroville >> For dozens of children and relatives lined up at the Butte County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, Christmas arrived a couple of days early.

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  18. Roadside poles on Skyway for solar feedback signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Mercury-Register

    The mystery of a series of odd-looking poles that have popped up along the Skyway between Paradise and Chico was solved with the placement “solar-powered driver feedback signs.” The signs are similar to the ones near Paradise Town Hall, which flash a motorist's speed when their vehicle passes by. There are a total of 10 signs in five locations along Skyway, said Butte County Public Works engineering project coordinator Scott Hightower.

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  19. Red Bluff theater to show a The Interview;a Butte County theaters pass on filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Chico >> Prime Cinemas Red Bluff will screen the controversial comedy “The Interview” on Christmas, but other local theaters are passing after Sony Entertainment announced a limited engagement Tuesday. Sony previously canceled the release of the farce last week after hackers reportedly affiliated with North Korea threatened terrorist attacks on theaters showing the film.

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  20. Restaurants open for Christmas mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Gathering around the Christmas table is a tradition for many, but for those who don't want to cook or do the dishes, there are restaurants throughout Butte County that will be open Thursday. Ginger's Restaurant, 2201 Pillsbury Road, will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. with its regular menu.

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