Wildfire near casino requires all available firefighters

273 fire

A small brush fire burned on the side of Highway 273 just north of Win River Casino around 5:00 p.m. Tuesday.

New California fines for wasting water take effect

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Residents who waste water will be fined up to $500 a day

Chico to review cost of losing commercial flights

Chico to review cost of losing commercial flights

The Chico Airport Commission is asking the city to deliver a full report on potential financial losses if commercial flights cease.

Transient burns hands after starting fire near hospital

Redding firefighters responded to a vegetation fire which was started by a transient near Mercy Medical Center.

Redding Airport expansion nearing completion

Construction on the Redding Airport started in February 2011. The $9 million dollar project adds 10,000 square feet to the facility. The passenger holding area will now seat up to 200 people. Restrooms have been added inside the security checkpoint.

Body found in ACID canal identified

ACID body

The Shasta County Coroner's Office identified the body found in the ACID canal in Anderson Monday as Tony Hufford. Hufford, 29, of Anderson was identified by family members.

Deputies investigate shots fired in Shingletown

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A man told deputies 6-7 shots were fired at him after an argument on Pegnan Road.

Web Fire grows to 130 acres in Butte County foothills

The Web Fire in Butte County had grown to 130 acres Monday night.

Bully Fire suspect faces involuntary manslaughter charge

Freddie Alexander Smoke III, accused of starting the Bully Fire, will face additional felony charges including involuntary manslaughter.

Death of Corning infant ruled suspicious

An investigation is underway after a 16-day-old infant from Corning died on Friday.

Mental health patient dies a week after police incident

The Shasta County Sheriff's Office said the man punched an officer and stopped breathing after several officers took him into custody

Duo accused of murders in court

A Shasta County man and woman involved in separate but related murder cases appeared before a judge Monday afternoon.

Another dog drowns in Upper Bidwell Park

A dog’s drowning was caused by strainers created by low water levels along Big Chico Creek near Bear Hole in Upper Bidwell Park according to Chico park rangers

Body found in Anderson canal

A body was found in an Anderson canal Monday.

Road construction begins on Skyway in downtown Paradise

Input still sought for Skyway changes in Paradise

The road project will narrow the road from four lanes, down to two lanes with a center turn lane.

K-9 helps capture man wanted for robbery, spousal abuse

A wanted suspect was chased down by a police K-9 in Redding.

Man recalls rescue efforts after fatal, fiery crash

Man recalls rescue efforts after fatal fiery crash

A woman who was 16-weeks pregnant died from injuries sustained in the crash.

Pair rescued from Sacramento River in Redding

Pair rescued from Sacramento River in Redding

The females were pulled safely from the river, exactly one week after a man drowned about a mile upstream

Police investigating death of infant

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The 16-day-old infant was taken to St. Elizabeth's Hospital where he died.

AB 109 offender accused of rape

Red Bluff Police said a 38-year-old AB 109 offender was arrested for raping a teen.

Fire quickly contained by a cemetery in Oroville

A fire torched dry brush that was very close to a cemetery in Butte County early Saturday morning.

100 children given free shopping spree

The Kohl's department store in Redding hosted a shopping spree early Saturday morning for the Kohl's Cares for Kids.

Fire severely damages mobile home

A structure fire in Bella Vista ripped through a couple's mobile home around 5:15 p.m. Saturday.

Pregnant woman killed in suspected DUI crash

The California Highway Patrol confirmed two men and two women were inside a car that crashed Friday night.

One dead, three hospitalized in suspected DUI crash

Drunk driving is suspected in a crash on Highway 44 that left one person dead Friday night.

Deceased wife's ashes stolen from husband's truck

A grieving husband in Shasta County is dealing with loss all over again. A small vial, containing the ashes of his deceased wife, was stolen from his vehicle.

Domestic violence service responds to murder verdict

Catalyst Domestic Violence service in Chico said the guilty verdict is another perfect example that this kind of behavior will not be tolerated.

'I just don't like thieves' says landscaper who tried to stop suspect

Police said a landscaping crew tried to stop a man who broke into a pharmacy Friday morning.

Firefighters investigating house fire in Shasta Lake

Firefighters believe the blaze started in a garage but are not releasing a cause.

Community Health: ‘We’re just doing crisis management’

Dental Crisis at Community Health

Too many patients and not enough dentists are making for long waits and short tempers at the Shasta Community Health Dental Center.

Nor-Cal Retired Coaches Association hosts benefit golf tournament

The Nor-Cal Retired Coaches Association is hosting a benefit golf tournament at Riverview Country Club on Monday, July 28. The tournament will be the local group’s first effort at fundraising, with the purpose of providing scholarships for high school athletes. It is the final product of the accumulation of months of preparation, planning and hard work by one of the newest nonprofit organizations in the Redding area.

Potting soil blocks burglar's escape

A landscaping crew in Redding jumped into action when they spotted a man break into a pharmacy.

Body found in Bidwell Park identified

Authorities released the name of the woman who was found dead in Chico's Bidwell Park Thursday morning.

Butte Co. reports two human cases of West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus

Two Butte County residents have been diagnosed with West Nile Virus.

Family donation keeps pool open

The McGlynn Pool in Red Bluff will stay open through mid-August thanks to a family donation.

Fire burns home in City of Shasta Lake

A family in the City of Shasta Lake was able to escape safely when a fire started in their garage Thursday night.

Five facing hate crime charges in robbery, two more at large

Five suspects are facing hate crime charges for allegedly luring Hispanic victims through Facebook and robbing them.

Butte County retriever earns national acclaim

Butte Co. retriever a earns national acclaim

Saber, who's owner hails from Butte Valley, recently earned the Purina Outstanding Amateur Retriever Award for his accomplishments as a field trial retriever

Jury finds man guilty of killing pregnant girlfriend

A Butte County jury found Olabaku Jones guilty of second-degree murder Thursday

State senator: Redding toughest location for crime

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California State Senator Ted Gaines calls Redding one of the cities hardest hit by realignment in the state.

Restaurant evacuated due to fire, officials blame homeless camp

Redding firefighters said the fire that burned near the riverbank behind View 202 was possibly ignited by a transient camp.

No indication of foul play in Bidwell Park body

Chico Police said there is no indication of foul play involving the body of a woman found in Bidwell Park.

Body found in Chico's Bidwell Park

Chico Police said a passerby found a body in Bidwell Park Thursday morning.

Bigfoot expert draws huge crowd in Oroville

Bigfoot expert draws huge crowd in Oroville

Bigfoot expert Ron Brown says he's seen the mysterious creature in the Oroville area

Code enforcement taught to spot honey oil labs

Code enforcement taught to spot honey oil labs

18 code enforcement officers received certification in Oroville on how to spot signs of honey hash oil and meth labs and detect possible child endangerment.

Hundreds attend vigil for drowned Redding man

Kao Saefong was canoeing on the Sacramento River Sunday when the vessel overturned and he was unable to make it to safety.

Phone scam hits the Northstate

A Chico man said someone posing as a law enforcement officer lied to him Tuesday night saying he had warrant for his arrest and trying to collect a huge fine.

Retired CHP officer convicted of DUI: 'Learn from my mistake'

Retired California Highway Patrol Officer Monty Hight was convicted of driving under the influence last May and is now speaking out about his poor decision in hope that no one makes the same mistake.

Zoning changes likely for Anselmo Vineyard

Anselmo Vineyards

Shasta County and Seven Hills Land and Cattle Company owner Reverge Anselmo are on the same side despite a history of legal battles.

Wildlife moving closer to residential neighborhoods

A black bear was spotted in a residential neighborhood near Anderson. Adam Fishman spotted the bear walking along the back side of his property Tuesday afternoon. A bear hasn't been seen in that neighborhood before.

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Weather Forecast: Sunny And Hot

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Tuesday was another sunny and hot day in the Northstate with highs in the upper 90s to slightly over 100 degrees.

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