Caught on tape: Suspect arrested in 2 attempted kidnappings

The female suspect smiled at the KRCR News Channel 7 camera as she was arrested in downtown Chico.

McDonald's window shattered in early morning shooting

The McDonald's was open when someone shot out a window early Tuesday.

Vigil marks 1-year anniversary of nursing student death

More than 150 people gathered to light candles and remember 21-year-old Chico State nursing student Kristina Chesterman.

Lawsuit filed on anniversary of officer-involved shooting

The shooting of 19-year-old Breanne Sharpe happened a year ago Monday on East 8th Street near Highway 32.

Forest Service: Mudslide is largest in last 20 years

A big cleanup effort is underway after a massive mudslide on Mt. Shasta.

Missing Chico woman detailed domestic violence against husband

Less than five months before 23-year-old Angelica Weems of Chico went missing, she had filed a temporary restraining order against her husband Zir Weems alleging domestic violence.

Tehama County wild mustang sanctuary needs help

Tehama County wild mustang sanctuary needs help

The Mustang Project currently has 34 wild mustangs and will soon grow to 70.

Rebuilding begins following Boles Fire

Evacuations lifted Friday for some of the most devastated neighborhoods in Weed after the Boles Fire.

Head shaving event raises money for child cancer research

The head shaving event in Oroville raised more than $11,000 to fund child cancer research.

People in wedding attire march against domestic violence

On Saturday, members from Homes of Hope marched across the Sundial Bridge in Redding to raise awareness against domestic violence. 

Hundreds dress up for superhero run fundraiser

Hundreds of superheroes ran through One Mile at Bidwell Park Saturday morning in Chico for the second annual Superhero Run.

Mudslide on Mt. Shasta closes roads

Officials said drought conditions have left Mt. Shasta's glaciers exposed to the sun's heat, possibly causing a mudslide.

Men gather in Chico for Fatherhood Conference

Dozens of dads attended a fatherhood conference in Chico Saturday.

Woman hit by car while crossing street

A woman was struck by a mini-van in the middle of the road. A woman was struck by a mini-van in the middle of the road in Chico.

Commuinty of Paradise returns favor for Boles Fire victims

Many in the town of Paradise are gathering non perishable food and clothing for those that lost their homes this week in Weed from the Boles Fire.

Counterfeit $100 bills on the rise

According to the Redding Police Department, there has been a recent surge of counterfeit money in the Redding area.

Racers 'suit up' for CASA superhero run

Racers gathered their race packets and brought out their favorite super hero costume to get ready for Saturday’s second annual CASA Superhero Run in Bidwell Park in Chico.

Highway 299E reopens to 1-way controlled traffic

Highway 299E was closed for 9 hours after a fatal head-on crash near Round Mountain.

Boles Fire evacuees allowed to return home

Evacuated since Monday, Weed residents allowed to return home

Family finds boa constrictor in cab of moving truck

Moving day took a wild turn for one Northstate family, when they found a snake in the cab of their rental truck.

One Safe Place comments on animal cruelty and domestic violence case

34-year-old Ryan Watenpaugh was released from jail on Wednesday. He is the man accused of killing his girlfriend’s dog and feeding it to her.

Redding travelers escape Mexico after hurricane made landfall

Six people from Redding have left Mexico after being trapped due to Hurricane Odile.

Wedding dress and rings saved from Boles Fire

Jaclynn Mitchell's fiance rushed to save some of their most precious items, including her wedding dress and their rings.

Fire in downtown Red Bluff considered 'human caused'

rb main street fire

Fire officials are investigating a fire that destroyed a building and damaged another in Red Bluff.

Woman flees from invisible people, crashes into police gate

A woman is arrested after crashing her SUV into the Redding Police Department. She claims she was being chased by invisible people.

Update: Boles Fire 60% contained

Firefighters are making progress battling the Boles Fire in Siskiyou County.

Man accused of feeding girlfriend dog released from jail

A Redding man accused of killing his girlfriend's dog then feeding it to her was released from jail Wednesday.

Student put in detention for sharing school lunch

An eighth grade student from Weaverville Elementary School got a detention slip for sharing his school prepared lunch Tuesday.

School Board delays 6th grade move

The Chico Unified School District board delayed a plan Wednesday that would 6th graders from elementary school to junior high school. It will now go into effect for the 2016-17 school year.

Butte County GOP headquarters opens with high hopes

The Butte County Republican Party opened its headquarters Wednesday night amid high hopes for a big November election.  Their campaign headquarters for the November 4th general election is at Mangrove Avenue and East Third Avenue in Chico.

Physician's assistant sentenced for rape and kidnapping

The physician's assistant who admitted kidnapping three college-aged girls and raping one of them in Chico has been sentenced to state prison for at least the next 20 years.

Orland home burns after semi severs power pole

The crash happened shortly after 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday just west of Orland.

Elderly driver and her dog crash into Redding business

Police said the 84-year-old driver kept her foot on the accelerator when she was pulling into a parking space in Redding.

Fire burning on Main Street in Red Bluff

Firefighters responded to a fire early Wednesday that spread to one other building.

New fire station plan explained at town hall

A little more than a dozen residents showed up to have their questions answered by various county and community officials.

Loved ones desperate to find woman missing out of Willows

23-year-old Angelica Weems has been missing out of Willows since Sunday, when her husband was found with apparent self-inflicted wounds.

Man accused of feeding dog to girlfriend pleads not guilty

34-year-old Ryan Watenpaugh pleaded not guilty today to charges of domestic violence, animal cruelty, stalking, residential burglary and possession of an illegal AK-47 assault rifle.

Measure A: Proposed ordinance to ban outdoor marijuana grows

Measure A is a proposed ordinance that will be on Shasta County ballots this upcoming election.

Rescued cat waits to be claimed

A cat rescued from the Boles fire last night by our chief photographer Adam Mcallister waits to be claimed.
The tabby cat was found without a tag, and is currently being treated for burns at Asher Animal Hospital in Redding.
He is about six months old.
The hospital's veterinarian Dr. Larry Correia, D.V.M. examined the cat.

$10,000 reward offered for information in Boles Fire

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CAL FIRE is reporting increased containment on the Boles fire burning in Siskiyou County.

How to help the victims of the Boles Fire

More than 100 buildings were destroyed in the Boles Fire in Weed.  There are a variety of ways you can help fire victims.

Red Bluff brothers help save woman from burning home

Around 4:30 a.m. on Monday a fire broke out at a home on Chestnut Avenue in Red Bluff.

Bicycle, vehicle buffer law takes effect Tuesday

The law says vehicles must have three feet of clearance to pass a bicycle.

Grandmother of Orland bus crash victim visits crash site

Debra Loyd got out of her wheelchair and approached the make-shift memorial near I-5 on Eva Street in Orland, near where her grandson 29-year-old Michael Myvett was killed in last April's fiery bus crash that took 10 lives.

'Dirtbag' tattoo helps identify chase suspect

Suspect has a unique tattoo on his neck which helped officers confirm his identity.

Woman disappears under suspicious circumstances

Willows Police are searching for a woman who went missing Sunday night.

Boy hit by car near Mistletoe School

A 12-year-old boy was carried on the hood of the car after he was hit by a vehicle Monday morning.

Police: Driver speeds away from traffic stop and crashes

Police are looking for the suspect who reportedly sped away from a traffic stop and later crashed his vehicle.

Woman escapes burning home in Red Bluff

Downed power lines made it difficult for firefighters to access the fire on Chestnut Avenue in Red Bluff.

CAL FIRE: Boles Fire at 350 acres, 15% contained

A wildfire near Weed, Calif. has damaged or destroyed more than 100 structures and is causing evacuations.

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Weather Forecast: Gusty Winds Ahead Of Tomorrow's Cold Front

Highs will remain similar today to what we saw Monday.  Winds from out of the south and southwest will begin to pick up today for the valley all the way up to the mountains.

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