Car burglars target multiple Redding neighborhoods

In surveillance footage captured by a man living on Ivy Hill drive in Redding, two men wearing backpacks are seen breaking into his car. Multiple other people living nearby also reported their cars had been ransacked and items inside were missing.

Man attacked, left unconscious at casino

Shasta County deputies are searching for a suspect who assaulted a man and left him in a coma Saturday night.

Officials say plane crash 'intentional,' pilot identified

The pilot of the single occupant plane crash on Saturday morning in Millville Plains has been identified as Zachary Cain Stickler, 34, of Grass Valley, California, the Shasta County Corner's Office reported Monday.

Memorial event honors crime victim's in Shasta Co.

On Monday, officials throughout Shasta County were invited to speak at a memorial honoring homicide victims and those who advocate on their behalf.

Water soon to flow inside new Chico water tank

A 1.5 million gallon water tank between East 20th Street and Springfield will begin filling up in approximately 30 days, according to Peter Bonacich, the acting district manager of Cal Water.

Chico State students host first ever 'Water Week'

Chico State environmental advocates hosted the first ever "Water Week," raising awareness about California's drought and educating students about water conservation.

Body of missing 19-year-old found

The body of a 19-year-old reported missing has been recovered by the Butte County Sheriff's Office.

Amber Alert canceled, 8-year-old boy found safe

8-year-old Brock Guzman of Fairfield was found safe Monday morning after a car where he was sleeping was stolen.

Battery charger blamed for small fire at hospital

Admissions were briefly suspended after a small fire broke out Sunday night

Pedestrian hit by car sent to hospital with head injuries

A man sustained head injuries Sunday afternoon, after a car hit him, according to officer Bryan Cowan with the Redding Police Department.


2 men attacked for refusing to hand over alcohol

Chico police arrested four men, after investigators said they attacked two people who refused to hand over some alcohol.

Small plane crash heard more than a mile away

On Saturday morning a small plane crashed into a field near Anderson.

Firefighters put out attic fire in Redding

Firefighters put out a small attic fire in Redding just after 4:00 p.m. Saturday.

Small plane crash in Shasta County confirmed fatal

Firefighters are on the scene of a small plane crash along Leopard Drive near Anderson.

Corning woman killed in crash

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A 51-year-old Corning woman is dead after a single car accident in Red Bluff.

Women's barrel racing holds big costs

The Red Bluff Round-Up hosted women's horse barrel racing Friday. Women from all over the country came to compete for cash prizes.

Red Bluff native finding success with rodeo career

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The Red Bluff Round-Up kicked off the weekend Friday with Family Night, but one of Red Bluff's own is looking forward to Sunday, when he will compete in the bareback riding event.

Story ends for Lyon Books, store goes out of business

After 12 years in business, Lyon Books on Main Street in downtown Chico is going out of business.

Bees swarm into Chico City Plaza tree

A swarm of hundreds, if not thousands, of bees 15 feet above the ground were seen in one of the trees on the Main Street side of the City Plaza Friday morning.

Chico musicians break world record for longest concert

A group of Chico musicians have been playing music since April 1

PG&E: 3,500 without power in Oroville

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PG&E is reporting a power outage in Oroville.

Police: DUI driver causes downtown collision

A traffic collision caused by a DUI driver Friday afternoon left a portion of Parkview Avenue between Angelo Avenue and Market Street closed in downtown Redding for almost an hour.

Siskiyou County deputy saves woman from burning home

A Siskiyou County deputy is being praised after saving a woman from a burning home Thursday morning.

Fishing ban approved by Department of Fish and Wildlife

On Friday, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife approved a fishing ban on a stretch of the Sacramento River in Redding.

Redding fishing ban decision expected today

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State officials want to ban fishing on a stretch of the Sacramento River in Redding to protect the salmon population.

How to spot the signs your teen is on drugs

Rx Safe Shasta County and Shasta County Health and Human Services hosted a special screening of a documentary film about prescription drug use in high school.

Plea deal ends 37-year-old cold case death investigation

With Marvin Owens just a few feet away inside the Butte County Courthouse, his own daughters told a judge what they missed when their father killed their mother, Deborah Owens, in 1978.

Motorcyclist evading police ends in crash

A motorcyclist trying to avoid authorities was injured after crashing into the back of a car, according to Paradise Police.

'Girl in the Box' captor denied parole

A former Tehama County man that was sentenced to over 100 years for kidnapping and rape was denied parole on Thursday.

Man in motor home when it rolled off cliff into lake

A motor home rolled down a cliff with the owner, Milton Sherwood, still inside and then fell into Shasta Lake.

Construction of new police department almost complete

The project to build the new Redding Police Patrol and Evidence building is not quite finished.

Despite drought, safety agencies train for water rescues

Multiple safety agencies were out on the Thermalito Afterbay Thursday for an annual water rescue training.

Man arrested for DUI after major injury crash

A Redding man was arrested this morning after he crashed into a car causing the driver to suffer major injuries.

Missing Siskiyou County woman found alive

The woman reported missing in Siskiyou County was found Thursday.

Sheriff's Office looking for driver of fatal hit-and-run

The Butte County Sheriff's Office is searching for the driver of a fatal hit and run collision.

Crash blocks Benton Drive, officers investigate possible DUI

The Benton Drive Bridge in Redding was blocked by a two-car collision Thursday morning.

Woman's stolen cards used throughout Redding

Holly Quinby's wallet went missing Friday from her own home, her cards were then used at several places around Redding.

Woman held captive 7 years to face captor

A man who held a local woman captive for seven years will go in front of the parole board.

Year long health assessment of Butte Co. published

How healthy is Butte County? It is a complex question and one that hundreds of agencies have come together to answer and ultimately improve.

Neighbors say house that caught fire squatter hotspot

A house fire burned a vacant home Tuesday night around 11:15 p.m. on the 5800 block of Cedars Road near the Shady Oaks Mobile Home Park.

Shooting death of man justified by Tehama Co. DA

According to Tehama County District Attorney Gregg Cohen, no criminal wrongdoing by the deputy was the conclusion of the investigation into Friday's officer involved shooting.

Officer arrested for alleged role in drug trafficking

A Yuba City Police officer was among two men taken into custody Wednesday morning by special agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) and Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) on federal charges related to their alleged involvement in a cocaine trafficking scheme.

Man arrested after leading officers, agents on chase

A man was arrested Monday in Corning after leading agents of the Tehama County Interagency Drug Enforcement Task Force and officers with the Corning Police Department on a chase.

Two arrested after high speed chase, crash in stolen car

Police said Katie Girard, 23, and Robert Lopez, 33, were in the stolen vehicle and led officers on a chase late Tuesday.

Fire destroys home in Redding

Firefighters said police had been called to the home hours earlier to respond to a report of trespassing.

Redding pursuit reaches speeds more than 90 mph

According to Redding police officers, the driver did not stop when they tried to pull her over near Shasta View and Hartnell, in Redding. She took off at high speeds through the city.

Facts on tax: What to do if you haven't yet filed

If you know you will not be able to file by the deadline you will need an extension, according to Liberty Tax Service office manager Kathy Shelton.

Chico arrest video gets national attention

Video of a Chico police officer hitting a man with a baton is getting national attention. WARNING: Some may find this video disturbing.

Residents seeking lawn alternatives amidst drought

California is in the midst of one of the most severe droughts on record.

Enterprise students see real consequences of DUI

Enterprise High School students learned an important lesson about drinking and driving Tuesday.

Teachers union votes to approve district contract

After more than a year of deliberation, the Chico Unified Teachers Association voted to approve a tentative contract agreement with the Chico Unified School District.

Man fatally shot by deputy has criminal past

According to court documents, the Corning man shot and killed by a Tehama County Sheriff deputy on Friday was no stranger to law enforcement.

Oroville man arrested on attempted kidnapping charges

A man was arrested Tuesday on two counts of attempted kidnapping in Oroville, said the Butte County Sheriff's Office.

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Strong winds hit Northstate causing damage

KRCR News Channel 7 is receiving numerous reports of wind damage across the Northstate Monday evening. 

Redding explosion caused by suspected drug lab

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A large explosion rocked Redding's Enterprise neighborhood early Monday.

City, county give green light for truck stop

The city of Orland and Glenn County are one step closer to getting a new truck stop in Orland. They have approved a tax-sharing agreement for the land where it will be built.

How to report 'water wasters' in Redding

More people in Redding are on the lookout for those breaking water rules during the drought.

Chico City Council to consider allowing fireworks

On April 21, the Chico City Council will begin discussing allowing state-approved fireworks inside city limits.

Man identified in fatal deputy-involved shooting

The Tehama County Sheriff's Office has identified the young man killed Friday night in an officer involved shooting in Corning.

Deputies: Mother arrested for stabbing teenage son

The Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office said a mother was arrested Sunday morning after she stabbed her 18-year-old son.

Calif. Water Commission visits Chico to talk water storage

The public is invited to Monday's meeting of the California Water Commission in Chico. The commission will decide how to spend billions of dollars designated for water storage.

One of Shasta's Most Wanted arrested after high speed chase

Redding Police said Michael Williams, 32, was arrested early Monday after a chase reaching speeds of 100 miles per hour.

Local baseball team raising funds to attend tournament in NYC

A Redding baseball team is trying to raise funds to go to New York for a week long tournament.

Teachers set to vote on deal with school district

According to the Chico Unified Teachers Association, members will be meeting Monday evening at 3:45 to present the tentative agreement to the union members, answer questions, and hold a ratification vote.

Siskiyou Co. Sheriff's Department seeks help to find missing woman

Siskiyou County Sheriff's Department is seeking help to find 86-year-old Theresa Glenn of McCloud.

Community comes together to clean transient debris

Volunteers from the Good News Rescue Mission and other local non-profits went to a privately owned property on West Street Saturday to help clean massive amounts of trash left there by transients. 

Man arrested after leading deputies on pursuit in stolen car

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On Saturday, around 11:30 in the morning, a Shasta County Sheriff deputy from the City of Shasta Lake Division noticed a white Acura without a license plate driving near La Mesa Avenue.

1 dead after deputy-involved shooting in Corning

A stabbing suspect is dead after being shot by a Tehama County Sheriff’s deputy Friday night.

Uninhabited house, destroyed by fire, demolished

An uninhabited house on Mercury Drive was demolished Friday by the Redding Code Enforcement Team.

Monster X Tour returns to Chico

Organizers expect thousands to pack the stands for another Monster X Tour in Chico this weekend.

Deputy suing Sheriff's Office for 'racial discrimination'

A Butte County Sheriff Deputy is suing the Butte County Sheriff's Office, two of his superiors and Butte County for what he is calling "racial discrimination."

Mother, daughter arrested on drug charges

The Anderson Police Departments Problem Oriented Police team served a narcotics search warrant Friday resulting in the arrest of a mother and daughter.

Candle causes early morning apartment fire

Redding Fire Investigators determined a candle was to blame for an early morning apartment fire on Friday.

Redding apartment catches fire

An apartment caught fire Friday morning in the area of Boulder Creek Court in Redding.

Code enforcement gives update on Measure A

The Butte County Code Enforcement gave an update recently on their efforts to enforce Measure A.

Students protest, camp in front of Simpson University

Students are protesting and camping in front of the Owen Center at Simpson University until Sunday.

Changes announced for Redding mail processing center

Plans are changing at the USPS Mail Processing Center in Redding after postal officials announced they made a mistake.

City council votes to triple water waster penalties

City officials voted Tuesday night to triple the fines given to residents and businesses that use an excess of water per month.

Missing Glenn County man found

Alex Canto, 44, of Chico was located with the assistance from the California Highway Patrol Air Ops, said the Glenn County Sheriff's Office.

Father arrested after allegedly abusing infant son

A man was arrested Thursday after detectives with the Chico Police Department determined that he had abused his 5-month-old son.

Local survivor speaks out on bombing verdict

For one Redding woman, Wednesday’s verdict in the nearly two year trial was a sigh of relief.

Proposed fishing restrictions on Sacramento River stirs controversy

A proposal to ban fishing on a 5.5 mile stretch of the Sacramento River will be considered by Fish and Wildlife officials at the end of April. It comes in the midst of a decreased population of the endangered winter run Chinook salmon because of the drought. This part of the river is where 98% of all spawning happens for this species.

Chico man accused of sexual abuse, possession of child porn

A Chico man is behind bars for sexual abuse in Butte County. Now, a federal affidavit has been submitted for an arrest warrant on possession of child pornography.

Nurse back from treating Ebola patients in Africa

Susie Foster, a nurse practitioner at Hill Country Health and Wellness, spent nine weeks in Sierra Leone treating patients with Ebola.

Local agencies attend honey oil lab training

 Butane honey oil labs are constantly changing according to fire inspector Patrick O'Connor.

Redding man being sought for mail theft and fraud

Anderson police said Donald Gordon Powell, 34, of Redding has been on a fraudulent check cashing scheme throughout Shasta County.

Burglary suspect waives preliminary hearing right

The man being held on 24 counts of second degree burglary waived his right to a preliminary hearing while in Butte County Superior Court on Tuesday, Mike Ramsey, the Butte County District Attorney, said.


Butte Co. Sheriff searching for missing person

The Butte County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to locate Tristian Lucero, 19, who has been missing since Sunday, April 5.

Murder suspect arrested in Siskiyou County

The Siskiyou County Sheriff said Song Wang, 30, from Renton, Washington, was arrested Tuesday for a vicious killing in Bellevue, Washington.

Suspicious chemicals in Walmart identified as bottle bombs

Shasta County and Anderson law enforcement say there were bombs made of soda bottles and aluminum foil inside the Anderson Walmart.

CDFW talks emergency fishing ban at open meeting

The temporary ban on fishing would stretch 5.5 miles from the Keswick Dam in Shasta County, south to the Highway 44 bridge in Redding.

Brewery hosts workshop for responsible drinking

Sierra Nevada Brewery is hosting a two-day workshop to teach servers and sellers how to prevent drunkenness and irresponsible drinking.

Health Collaborative names Chico 'Smoke-Free Superstars'

The California Health Collaborative named five Chico businesses who have effectively complied with the smoke-free entryway law.

$1,500 pitching machine stolen from little league

The Happy Valley Little League had their pitching machine stolen from a shed near the baseball field where they practice.

Brewery has enough water to make beer for the year

Wildcard Brewrey was allowing it's lawn to die to conserve water for beer making, according to owner Jeff Hansen.

Redding considering sit-lie ordinance to help businesses

Chico already has one, and now Redding is thinking about creating a sit-lie ordinance.

Traffic accident leads to arrest, road closure

Eastside Road is closed from North Drive to South Bonnyview Lane, in both directions while the Redding Police Department investigates and clears a traffic collision.

Caltrans updates chain controls for Northstate highways

Caltrans has placed chain controls on several major roadways around the Northstate.

Man dies in rollover after high speed chase

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Deputies say the driver of a suspected stolen car died when he was ejected from a rolling car.

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