Redding airport to offer direct flights to Portland

Starting April 21, 2016, the airline PenAir will offer direct flights from the Redding Municipal Airport to Portland International Airport.

Car crash causes power outage

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Several dozen PG&E customers are without power late Friday night after a car reportedly crashed into a power pole.

Chico artist paints dalmatian that inspired NY firehouse after 9/11

Glen Hettrick, a Chico artist who specializes in portraits of pets, completed what he considers his most significant work.

Double murder suspect pleads not guilty despite confession

On Friday afternoon, Anthony Harrison Baxter pleaded not guilty in a Shasta County courthouse for the murders of an Anderson couple at their apartment in January.

Hundreds attend Go Redding Luncheon to support heart health

Hundreds gathered at the Redding Holiday Inn Friday for the annual Go Redding Luncheon. ?During the sold out event, Dr. Robert Coronado and Dr. Mohamed Khan spoke about new technology helping people work towards a healthy heart, as well as the warning signs of heart attack.

Citizens rally in effort to remove Butte DA through Grand Jury

Approximately 100 people lent their support to a criminal complaint that asks the Grand Jury to remove Butte County District Attorney Mike Ramsey from office.

Police: Surveillance video shows 'Bidet Bandit' stealing again

Surveillance images of Erin Casados, also known as the "bidet bandit," circulated on Redding Crime's Facebook page earlier this week, showing Casados stealing items out of another woman's purse and attempting to steal items from a few Redding high schools.

Woman killed in multi-vehicle crash on I-5

An 81-year-old woman was killed in the multiple vehicle accident on southbound I-5 near Sunset hills on Friday.

Redding real estate agent arrested in Arkansas pot bust

A Redding real estate agent was arrested in Pope County, Arkansas, after state troopers said they found 253 pounds of high grade marijuana with a street value over $404,800 after they pulled over the truck she was driving Monday.

Body of missing Tehama County man found in pond

The body of a Tehama County man was found in the pond where his boat was discovered capsized.

PenAir to expand services to Redding, Arcata-Eureka airports

PenAir announced on Friday that they would be expanding their service out of Portland, Oregon, to three additional locations.

Injured man holds down Paradise shooting suspect

A man was arrested in Paradise after he allegedly shot two people inside a mobile home Thursday afternoon.

Tehama Alert warns people of danger

The Tehama County Sheriff's Department is implementing a new system called "Tehama Alert" that will help to warn residents of dangers that might be near them during emergencies.

Damage remains nearly a month after deadly shooting

Neighbors who live at an apartment complex off Boulder Creek Drive in Redding are frustrated that the apartment where a deadly officer-involved shooting happened nearly a month ago has not been cleaned up.

Group calls for Butte Co. Grand Jury to consider removing DA

Even before Butte County District Attorney Mike Ramsey had completed his investigation into Paradise Police Officer Patrick Feaster's actions immediately following the shooting of DUI suspect Andrew Thomas in the early morning of November 26, there were calls for the district attorney to be removed.

Sex offender compliance checks held in Chico

On Wednesday, Chico Police conducted a registered sex offender compliance check.

All Marinello school locations close amid fraud accusations

Students from the Marinello school in Redding are stunned to find out they have to complete their certification somewhere else after spending countless hours and thousands of dollars to attend the beauty school.

Group asks for grand jury probe in Officer Feaster shooting

A group called Committee of Vigilance wants three public servants removed from office after a deadly officer-involved shooting.

Divers search for missing man after boat found capsized

The Tehama County dive team will search a local pond Thursday, looking for a missing man who may have drowned.

Redding police arrest man after high speed chase

Police arrested a man after a high speed chase through Redding.

New Neighborhood Policing Unit cracking down on crime

Police said they arrested Ou Ching Saefong at his home on Yellow Pine Avenue in the City of Shasta Lake Tuesday for allegedly selling heroin in Redding.

Get The Facts: Zika virus chances in Northstate

Dr. Andrew Deckert said 80 percent of people bitten by the mosquitoes carrying the virus will see no symptoms, and that 20 percent would see flu-like symptoms, like a fever, rash, and joint pain.

Top Hat Energy warns of phone scam in Redding

Customers complain the phone rings consistently, if you answer, there is an electronic phone that says goodbye and then hangs up the phone with Top Hat Energy as the caller ID.

Government cuts funding for all Marinello schools

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The Department of Education announced Monday that they are cutting all federal funding for Marinello schools because of probable fraud.

Homeless agencies helping parents who abandoned toddler

The homeless parents of a toddler are getting help from local agencies after child services took their son Monday morning.

Credits offered with new water conservation extension

Once in effect, local water agencies can apply for credits to reduce their conservation goal between two and eight percent.

Many cities receive 'F' in newly released tobacco report

The American Lung Association released its annual State of Tobacco Control Report. In the report cities are given a grade based on their tobacco restrictions.

Chase ends with three arrested for commercial burglary

Three men were arrested on commercial burglary charges after leading police on a chase.

Driver in June Street head-on crash arrested for DUI

The Redding Police Department said the driver hospitalized after a head-on crash on June Street Wednesday morning has been arrested for driving under the influence.

Driver of head-on crash on Highway 273 north arrested for DUI

A driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI after a head-on crash on Highway 273 Wednesday morning.

Redding hotel employee speaks out about being robbed

Hotel employee, "Kristy," who only wanted to go by her first name said she is still terrified after being a victim of robbery at her workplace.

Shasta College warns students about on campus vehicle burglaries

Shasta College students and staff received an alert Wednesday informing them that the Shasta College Main Campus has experienced several vehicle burglaries recently.

Search warrant leads to arrest of suspected narcotics dealer

The Redding Police Department arrested a Redding man after a search warrant turned up drugs and packaging materials.

Driver hospitalized after head-on crash on June Street

A driver suffered injuries including cuts to his face after police said he slammed head on into a pickup in Redding Wednesday morning.

Emergency repairs underway to fix dangerous areas of I-5

Crews have begun making repairs on Interstate 5 at Cottonwood Creek, the scene of several recent big rig crashes.

Vote on mobile medical unit permits delayed

Much of the focus in the council chamber Tuesday night was on the HOPE Van, and it drew a packed house.

Lawmakers speak out against work plan including fishing weights

Assemblyman James Gallagher stated his concerns over a lack of evidence backing the department’s decision, along with the the economic effects a ban would have on the fishing industry.

Current El Niño falls short compared to 1997-1998

Redding has seen more than it's average rainfall for January, but less than 1998, the strongest El Niño season on record.

3 murder suspects in court; report reveals possible motive

New details, released in a police report, reveal the three suspects, Jannamarie Howard, Gina Miele and Litoshna Wilson, along with another suspect, Robert Pasillas, planned to go to Boring's home the day the murdered happened.

Donations needed for memorial sign to honor former mayor

A plan to place a memorial sign on both sides of Highway 44 in Redding to honor former State Assemblyman and former city of Redding Mayor Richard "Dick" Dickerson is in need of help, mainly donations to get the project off the ground.

Pilot program to explore charging drivers per mile

California drivers could be charged a tax for every mile we drive. Caltrans is launching a pilot program to see how it would work.

Police: Driver in fatal crash had BAC twice the legal limit

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A man suspected of drinking and driving faces a series of charges including second degree murder and vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated.

CHP downgrades injuries to minor in big rig crash on I-5

A big rig rear-ended a vehicle on northbound I-5, near the Twin View Boulevard exit, Tuesday afternoon resulting in a four vehicle crash.

California misses latest water conservation goal

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The State Water Resources Control Board is considering extending the water conservation mandates through October.

Woman killed in mobile home fire identified

The elderly woman killed in a structure fire at the Enterprise Mobile Home Park has been identified.

Drug trafficking investigation nets meth, guns, $300,000

Drug agents have been investigating a high level drug trafficking organization in Butte County for more than two years.

Two small earthquakes hit Shasta County

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Two earthquakes struck Tuesday morning in Shasta County.

Robbery at downtown Redding hotel

A woman is wanted for a robbery that happened Monday night in downtown Redding.

New Redding PD unit arrest 7 for trading stolen items for drugs

The new Redding Police Department Neighborhood Police Unit arrested seven people after serving a search warrant on the 1600 block of Willis Street.

Advocates warn Super Bowl could bring increased human trafficking

Underneath the glitz of the Super Bowl, there's a dark under belly -- human trafficking.

Constant crime forces Cottonwood business owner to fight back

Cottonwood Wash and Dry off Gas Point Road is dealing with a different kind of dirty laundry. Constant burglaries and vandalism at their business is forcing the owner to fight back.

Students grieving, questioning loss of classmate killed

Children at Rother Elementary School in Redding are asking many questions about the death of their classmate Marley Johnson, 10, according to principal Robert Shaw.

Financially strapped Torres Shelter to ask city for assistance

During Tuesday's Chico City Council meeting, Brad Montgomery will make a presentation to seek support for the Torres Shelter of which he is its executive director.

Water main break floods parts of W Ninth Street in Chico

The Chico Fire Department responded to a water main break on West Ninth and Orange streets on Monday afternoon.

One person dead after Redding mobile home fire

The Redding Fire Department responded to a structure fire at the Enterprise Mobile Home Park off Hartnell Avenue around 4:30 p.m. Monday.

Trinity Co. man releases first album after decades long hiatus

After leaving the music scene in the Bay Area in the 1990s, a Trinity County musician is releasing his first album in years.

Mt. Shasta police searching for armed robbery suspects

The Mount Shasta Police Department is looking for two men who attempted to rob the Best Western Tree House on Morgan Way at gun point.

Smoke forces building, daycare evacuation at Chico State

A daycare center and other people were evacuated from Aymer Hamilton Hall at Chico State was Monday morning.

Driver killed in fatal rollover crash in Corning identified

A 57-year-old Donald East died after hitting a tree and flipping his car in Corning.

Traffic control on Highway 299 in Trinity Co. after rockslide

Highway 299 in Trinity County is open to one-way traffic control as of 11:45 a.m. following a mud and rockslide Monday morning.

Teen shot during drive-by shooting

Chico police are searching for suspects in a drive-by shooting Sunday night.

Woman kidnapped south of campus, saved by stranger

Early Sunday morning an adult woman was walking along the 300-400 block of Ivy Street when she was kidnapped. After being dragged into the suspect's car, an anonymous man saved her. The suspects drove away.

25 basset hounds rescued from alleged hoarder

The Shasta County Sheriff's Office ended a months long investigation into 31 basset hounds that were allegedly being hoarded by a woman, according to deputies. At one point, deputies say they were all living in a U-haul trailer.

Two more arrests made in death of Jon Boring

Investigators have arrested two more people in connection with the death of Jon Boring.

City to remove 53 Black Walnut trees scattered around Chico

Fifty-three trees have been marked for removal by the City of Chico. The Black Walnut trees are littered around the city, some more than 100-years-old.

Taxi driver in hit-and-run witnessed deadly crash

Taxi driver Richard Cathcart was about to pick up a customer Thursday night, when a car slammed into the back of his cab.

Caltrans addresses issues with Cottonwood Creek overpass

Skid test found issues with friction along the concrete surface and dips that caused water to pond on the roadway.

Lithia Chevrolet of Redding responds to FTC complaint

General Manager Vaughn La Tour said the FTC was overstepping its bounds and trying to create new law without going through the proper process and the local dealership never sold a vehicle with an open recall.

Mt. Shasta Ski Park celebrates 30th season

Events include live music, DJ, photo booth and fireworks display, starting at noon on January 30.

Sorensen: State of Chico is very good indeed

Chico Mayor Mark Sorensen gave his State of the City Address Friday afternoon at the CARD Center, saying that the state of the City is "very good indeed."

Coroner: Gridley woman killed by pit bulls

The Butte County Coroner's Office has released the official cause of death of a woman found dead in her home with her dogs around her.

10-year-old girl killed in hit-and-run crash identified

The 10-year-old girl killed in a hit-and-run crash Thursday night in Redding has been identified.

New suspect arrested for murder of Redding man

Redding police have made another arrest in connection to the murder of Jon Boring on January 6.

Two killed, one injured in Butte County house fire

Two people were killed in a house fire in Cohasset Thursday night. One other person was injured.

Alleged DUI driver arrested for crash that killed 10-year-old

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A 10-year-old girl was killed in a hit-and-run crash in Redding Thursday night.

Red Bluff native seeks Super Bowl redemption

"It was a wasted chance to go maybe do something special and be a part of history,” Clancy Barone said this week, as he prepares to head with the Denver Broncos to Santa Clara, the site of this year’s big game.

CHP: Man arrested, found in dumpster after chase

A man was arrested in Redding Thursday night after California Highway Patrol officers say he led them on a chase.

Motel manager shocked to find business on crime list

The manager of the Capris Motel was shocked to discover her establishment is on a new public list of motels and hotels with the most "calls for service" on the Redding Police Department website. A call for service is anytime an officer is called out to a location in the city.

Paradise poised to raise water rates, conservation partly to blame

Like a steady stream of water, people filtered into the office at the Paradise Irrigation District on Clark Road in Paradise, turning in their dissenting votes on a rate hike that would generate, in some cases, an increase of 40 percent in monthly bills, excluding assessment fees.

Woman explains why she left children home alone

Kathleen Cordell said she left her 2-year-old and 2-month-old baby home alone because she was having a panic attack and needed to get away. 

FTC: Used cars recently bought may not be safe

On Thursday, the Federal Trade Commission said General Motors, Jim Koons Management and Lithia Motors Inc. failed to tell customers, who bought used cars, about some unrepaired safety recalls. It means hundreds of thousands of cars may be unsafe to drive, according to the FTC.

Festival helps community learn about birds

The 17th annual Snow Goose Festival is showing off the millions of birds that migrate to the Northstate each winter. The festival is a five day event that hosts daily tours, exhibits and workshops.

2 citizens awarded for helping deputy in dangerous situation

Two men, with different law enforcement backgrounds, were awarded the Citizen of the Year Award from the Shasta County Sheriff's Office for helping a deputy who found himself in a dangerous situation.

Police: Second murder suspect released; insufficient evidence

The Redding Police Department announced Thursday night that Proudstar Wilson has been released from custody.

Alleged killers extradited back to Butte County from Wisconsin

Julie Lyn Moss, 54, and William Henry Smith, Jr., 46, were extradited back to Butte County from the state of Wisconsin late Jan. 27, according to Butte County District Attorney Mike Ramsey.

Police: Washington teen attempted to rob Red Bluff bank

The Red Bluff Police Department said a 17-year-old boy from Olympia, Washington, attempted to rob the Bank of America on Main Street on Tuesday.

Two men arrested after being held at gunpoint

Two Chico men were arrested at gunpoint after attempting to rob someone at the AM/PM on the Esplanade.

Fatal crash closes Highway 70 for several hours

A 77-year-old driver from Roseville was killed in a crash near the Butte-Yuba County line.

Wildlife sanctuary responds to animal welfare fines

The USDA outlines charges since 2011 of improper veterinary care, improper handling of adult animals, and unhealthy environments in the Butte County heat.

Getting the Facts: How to report animal abuse

When Carrie Taylor heard from her coworkers Wednesday two dogs were allegedly abused in public, she was furious.

New state tax credit available for 2015 returns

The California Earned Income Tax Credit is modeled after a similar federal credit those making less than $14,000 in 2015.

Shasta Co. sees rise in violent crime and violent start to 2016

Four weeks into January 2016 and there have been four murders in Shasta County. In 2014, there were eight murders reported in the county for the entire year.

75th annual Red Bluff Bull & Gelding Sale underway

This year marks the 75th year of the Red Bluff Bull & Gelding Sale. 

Man talks about fatal Highway 99 crash

A Magalia family of four survived a collision last night after the driver of a 1995 Volvo hit them at high rate of speed. That unnamed driver rolled his car and died at the scene.

Murder suspect claims to not remember killing father

The City of Shasta Lake man accused of killing his father last Friday told police what he did, but there are a few holes in his story.

Businesses excited for higher water levels at Shasta Lake

Shasta Lake stands at less than 100 feet from the crest with another storm headed towards the region by the end of the month.

Police make arrest in Chico arson cases

The Chico Police Department has arrested an arson suspect in connection with the arson of a motorcycle, vehicle and boat.

New details about Tehama County courthouse false bomb threat

The Tehama County Sheriff's Office has released the identity of the man arrest in connection with the bomb threat at Tehama County Superior Court on Tuesday.

Couple pleads not guilty to killing 2 kids found in storage

A Northern California couple has pleaded not guilty to killing two young children and abusing a third in the woman's care.

CHP: Driver killed after speeding into slow traffic on Hwy 99

A driver from Denver, Colorado was killed in a rollover crash on Highway 99 in Chico Tuesday night.

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