Senior citizens evacuated by firefighters

Fire forced the evacuation of senior citizens at the The Courtyard at Little Chico Creek Friday morning.

Student in critical condition with bacterial meningitis

A college student is being treated at a Redding hospital after being diagnosed with bacterial meningitis.

Good deals on gasoline for Black Friday

OPEC voted not to decrease production.  Gas prices are the lowest since December 2010.

Grilla Bites serves Thanksgiving meals to less fortunate

Grilla Bites, in downtown Redding, severed over 500 Thanksgiving meals to people who are less fortunate.

Salvation Army feeds the less fortunate

Many of Chico's huddled masses came to the Salvation Army Church on 16th Street for faith, fellowship and food, like John Davis, who is retired and living on a fixed income.

Chico firefighters celebrate Thanksgiving holiday on duty

Many people get the privilege to enjoy the time off on the Thanksgiving holiday but some firefighters have to be on duty to protect those who are celebrating.

Record turnout for Chico's Run for Food 5K

Thousands of people descended at One Mile in Bidwell Park Thursday morning in Chico for the ninth annual Run for Food 5k.

Early shoppers hope for best deals

Thanksgiving was once a day for faith, family, food and football.

CHP: 1 man crime spree

One man led California Highway Patrol officers on a chase from Highway 44 to Leopard Drive in Anderson on Thursday around 11 a.m.

Arrest made in Siskiyou County murder investigation

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An arrest was made Wednesday for the murder of a man found Monday afternoon under the Kelsey Creek Bridge near Fort Jones, said detectives with the Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office.

HSU: Student diagnosed with bacterial meningitis

A Humboldt State University student has been diagnosed with bacterial meningitis and is in critical condition.

Firefighters offer tips to stay safe on Thanksgiving

On Thanksgiving day the chances of having a house fire nearly double, said Redding Fire Investigators Craig Wittner and Patrick O'Connor.

Union leaders want Duverney placed on paid leave

Union representatives, as well as two of Redding's five City Council Members, called a news conference Wednesday afternoon in front of the Council Chambers at Redding City Hall.

Blood evidence revealed against man charged with murder

Zir Weems was arrested by Butte County deputies for murdering his wife Wednesday, right after he posted bail in Glenn County on animal cruelty charges.

Northstate olive oil company gets national attention

ABC World News anchor David Muir featured olive oil from California Olive Ranch in Chico on the weekly segment, "Made in America."

Body found under bridge near Fort Jones identified

A body found under the Kelsey Creek Bridge near Fort Jones on Monday, has been identified as Daniel Mark English, 55, of Fort Jones.

Chico PD search for missing 64-year-old man

The Chico Police Department is looking for Douglas Jeffries, who was reported missing on Sunday, November 23, by a concerned friend, stated authorities.

Man arrested for death of 3-month-old daughter

Webster Beard, 30, was arrested for murder in connection with the death of his three-month-old daughter.

Thieves in 2 separate Redding burglaries broke in the same way

Two separate businesses, Jindra's Antiques on Cypress Avenue and Avanti Travel on Hilltop Drive, have been broken into the same way.

Local protocol for officer-involved shootings

What rights do police have when it comes to lethal force? And what training do they get to disarm a dangerous person?

Lake Oroville nears historic low

Despite recent rain, Lake Oroville is approaching a history low water level set in 1977.

15-year-old surrenders after car chase through Corning

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Police said the 15-year-old driver tried to evade police, and then got his vehicle stuck on a mound of gravel.

Salvation Army gears up for annual "Stuff the Bus"

Toys for the Salvation Army

The bins are out and ready for donations to help the Salvation Army "Stuff the Bus" full of toys for kids in need this upcoming holiday season.Three hundred ninety families are expected to receive donations, including 1,000 kids.

New findings in Shasta County bus crash

Five people remained hospitalized Monday, recovering from a tour bus crash in Shasta County.

Man arrested for wife's murder

The man, who was facing animal cruelty charges, has been arrested for the murder of his wife, said Mike Ramsey with the Butte County District Attorney's Office.

Suspect arrested for beating in Oroville

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After processing the crime scene and interviewing witnesses, an arrest was made Tuesday in the investigation of a man who was found beaten in an Oroville neighborhood on Monday.

Train cars tumble into Feather River Canyon

Several cars of a Union Pacific freight train derailed early Tuesday.

Grassroots effort to stop tree-cutting draws police, city response

The removal of 12 Sycamore and Elm trees along Feather River Boulevard, next to the Oroville Memorial Cemetery, was supposed to start Monday; however, those efforts were delayed by approximately a dozen protesters carrying signs, and encouraging drivers to show their support by honking their horns.

Shasta County Most Wanted suspect arrested

A Shasta County Most Wanted suspect was arrested Monday around 4:21 p.m., after a traffic stop and brief search.

Oroville man badly beaten, on life support

A man was brutally beaten in a south Oroville neighborhood, and according to family, is on life support at Enloe Hospital in Chico.

Man survives fatal bus crash with only a cut on his finger

Francisco Corona was one of the passengers on the bus that flipped over while heading from Los Angeles to Pasco, Washington.

Coroner's office identifies man killed in tour bus crash

The passenger who died is Octaviano Garcia, 33, of Parlier, Calif.

CHP: 1 dead, 30 injured in tour bus crash in Pollard Flat

A 33-year-old has been confirmed dead after an early morning tour bus crash in Pollard Flat, reported officials with California Highway Patrol.

Safeway employee fired for stopping shoplifter is rehired

A Chico Safeway employee says he's gotten his job back after stopping a teenager from shoplifting.

Family receives donated house from Habitat for Humanity

After six months of hard work and dedication, a Butte County couple has moved into their home donated by the Habitat for Humanity organization.

Christmas Preview set to begin Sunday in Chico

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in downtown Chico.

Butte County teacher & husband charged with drug trafficking

A Butte County teacher and her husband have been arrested, and are being investigated by the FBI for national and international drug trafficking.

Caught on camera: Arsonist setting fire to family's wreath

A man was caught on camera setting a Redding family's Christmas wreath on fire early Friday morning.

Chico Chief of Police announces retirement

Chico Police Chief Kirk Trostle will retire at the end of the year.

3 people shot, 5 more in custody in Oroville

The Butte County Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting Friday afternoon at a residence on Rusty Dusty Road in Oroville.

Upper Ridge creates new wildfire evacuation plan

Lessons learned from the 2008 wildfires that swept through Paradise and Magalia are being put into action.

Safeway responds to growing outrage over employee firing

Safeway fired a 30-year employee after he stopped a teenage shoplifter

Paradise shooting victim's friend opens up

A friend of a Paradise man, who was seriously injured when he was shot three weeks ago, shared details that lead up to the shooting.

Driver killed when car slides off Interstate 5 in Shasta Co.

The victim's car ended up 100 feet down a steep embankment off the side of Interstate 5.

Police report details violent past in attempted murder case

Nineteen-year-old Brittany Weatherbee, the woman who police say shot her stepfather, claims she did it in self-defense.

Safeway employee fired for stopping shoplifter

Curt Keables was fired from the Safeway grocery store on East Avenue in Chico, because he violated a "no chase policy" when he caught a Pleasant Valley High student stealing from the store.

CA Conservation Corps holds flood training for members in Redding

Sixty-three members of the California Conservation Corps honed their skills in fighting floods by completing four different training activities at the Caltrans yard in Redding.

Chico florist sentenced to 3 year in prison for tax evasion

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United States District Judge Troy L. Nunley sentenced James O. Molen, 70, of Chico, Thursday to three years in prison to be followed by three years of supervised release, for dodging taxes, defying court orders, and retaliating against federal officials involved in his case, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced.

Police: Man arrested after harassing minor, resisting arrest

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The Chico Police Department arrested a man after he was following and making lewd comments to a 17-year-old girl on Wednesday around 7:05 p.m., in the area of 12th and Park avenues, said police.

Suspect accused of breaking infant's leg and ankle

Investigators said Michael Baker broke the baby's ankle and leg and caused several bruises over several months.

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Weather Forecast: Showers Pushing Across Northern California Today


As today's frontal boundary pushes eastward, rain showers will also pop up from west to east across Northern California, covering much of the area by afternoon.

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