Burst pipe leaves Shasta County homes waterless

A 16-inch water main blew out late Monday afternoon prompting the Clear Creek Community Services District to quickly respond.

Suspect arrested after pursuit

A suspect was arrested after a pursuit and manhunt Monday night.

Review finds defensible space fines applied unevenly

A review by The Associated Press of California government data has found a wide discrepancy in how state and local fire officials apply fines and citations for failing to clear vegetation in areas prone to wildland blazes.

Autopsy reports released in Glenn County bus crash

Officials in Glenn County have released the official cause of death of 9 people who died in a crash involving a bus and big rig on Interstate 5 in April.

New law stops HOAs from issuing fines for brown lawns

Homeowner associations can no longer slap fines on residents with dry, brown lawns during droughts.

Cal Park lake is tested for toxic bacteria

 A man-made lake in one of Chico's nicer neighborhoods is being tested for contamination Monday.

Food distributor settlement brings bucks to Northstate

Food distributor settlement brings bucks to Northstate

As part of the settlement with Sysco Corporation, Northstate food banks will receive about $36,600.

Search continues for missing boater, family waits

Search continues for missing boater, family waits

33-year-old Kao Liam Saefong, of Redding, went missing Sunday afternoon after the boat he was riding in flipped on the Sacramento river

Accused killer's son testifies against him

The son of a man accused of beating his pregnant girlfriend to death testified against him during his trial Monday.

Fate of historic Downtown building to be decided

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Local groups work to save an historical Downtown Redding building.

Dental students raise money for trip to Guatemala

Students from the Shasta College dental hygiene program are raising money to take a mission trip to Guatemala. The students will bring a mobile clinic to the developing country and provide cleanings and educational programs. They need to raise more than $10,000 to pay for airfare and supplies.

Motorcyclist in critical condition after being hit

A motorcyclist is in critical condition after colliding with a minivan in Redding Sunday night.

Insidious phone scam aimed at vulnerable seniors

An advocate for seniors calls it an "insidious scam" aimed at seniors in Butte and surrounding counties.

Roll-over crash on Highway 99

Traffic was slowed on Highway 99 South just north of Chico Monday after a vehicle crashed in a construction zone.

CHP identifies motorcyclist critically injured in crash

The CHP has released the name of the motorcyclist who was critically injured Sunday night in Redding

Bully Fire 81% contained

As of Monday morning, the Bully Fire in Shasta County had burned 12,661 acres and was 81% contained

Motorcyclist rushed to Mercy after collision

A motorcyclist was transported to the Mercy trauma center in Redding after it collided with a mini-van Sunday night.  He was the only person injured in the accident.

Firefighters make headway on Bully Fire

As of Sunday night CAL FIRE said containment on the Bully Fire has improved to 76 percent.

Two men hospitalized after early-morning fight

Two men hospitalized after early morning fight

One of the men involved in the fight was taken to the hospital with critical injuries, the other was listed Sunday morning in stable condition

Mental health patient critical after struggle with officers

Redding Police said a mental health patient became combative Saturday night.

Man drowns after canoe flips on Sacramento River

Man presumed drowned in Sacramento River

One man was pulled from the water in good condition while a dive crew was called in to recover a second man Sunday afternoon.

Containment on Bully Fire improves

Containment on the Bully Fire has increased to 66 percent CAL FIRE officials said Saturday night.

Redding Reptile Expo considered a huge hit

First Redding Reptile Expo considered a huge hit

The first reptile expo saw some 350 people come through their doors in the first four hours of the event.

Suspect arrested in assault on 80-year-old man

Suspect arrested in assault on 80-year-old

The 80-year-old victim fell during the attack and broke his right femur.

Community donates to fix vandalized BMX track

People throughout the Northstate have come together to help pay for damages to the Boomtown BMX track in the City of Shasta Lake.

All evacuation orders lifted in Bully Fire

All evacuation orders lifted in Bully Fire.

Thousands of marijuana plants eradicated in Shasta County

A suspect was arrested when agents raided a major marijuana grow in Shasta County Friday morning.

Disabled man seeks stolen bike

Forrest Cochrane said he spent a year saving money to build his dream bike. And after spending about $1,000 on it, his bike was stolen.

Another smash and grab robbery reported in Chico

A second Chico store was reportedly robbed early Thursday morning. Galaxy Custom Audio-Video on 179 Cohasset Rd. was broken into after someone used a rock to break a window and enter the building.  An $1,800, 60-inch-flat-screen television was stolen.

Mayor proposes sales tax to crack down on crime

Rick Bosetti

Redding Mayor Rick Bosetti is proposing a half-cent sales tax to help crack down on crime.

Testimony continues for Butte County murder trial

State investigators took the stand to testify against an Oroville man accused of killing his pregnant girlfriend last June.

Water wells run dry in Butte County

The statewide drought is greatly affecting the 10 to 15 percent of Butte County homes that rely on wells to supply their water. 

Chico man shot, suspect on the loose

A Chico man was shot early Friday morning at the Villa Sierra Apartments on Nord Avenue.

1,300 customers lose power in Shasta County

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Customers were left in the dark Friday morning in Round Mountain and Oak Run.

Bully Fire grows to 11,700 acres

Containment of the Bully Fire in Shasta County remains at 51% Friday morning.

Huge flames destroy home

An early morning fire in Redding lit up the sky in the Enterprise area

Wrong way driver arrested for DUI after crash on Highway 44

A driver allegedly under the influence crashed while reportedly driving the wrong way on Highway 44 in Redding Thursday night.

Man shot twice outside apartment

Chico Police are looking for a suspect in a shooting early Friday.

New Disney movie screened for firefighters' families

Planes: Fire and Rescue, the new Disney movie opening nationwide Friday, was played in a special screening for actual wildland firefighters and their families.

Bully Fire more than half contained

The Bully Fire is 51 percent contained as of Thursday night.

One Safe Place receieves $250,000 donation

A quarter-million dollar donation will help One Safe Place build a new shelter for victims of domestic and sexual abuse.

Bully Fire victim identified as an adult male

Deputies responded to a fatality Wednesday afternoon, within the area of the Bully Fire.

Smash-and-grab robbery of jewelry store caught on video

A Chico jewelry store was robbed Thursday at approximately 5:00 a.m.  The entire robbery was caught on surveillance video from four cameras inside The Jewelry Box on Mangrove Avenue.

Special edition of World News to replace 6:30 newscast

    Tonight’s edition of “ABC World News With Diane Sawyer” will be expanded to a one-hour telecast to provide additional information about the Malaysian Airlines plane crash in the Ukraine.

Deputies search for third suspect in market murder

Deputies are asking for the public's help in locating a third suspect in a deadly shooting in Tehama County

Bully fire grows to 10,700 acres overnight

CAL FIRE reports Thursday fire grew by 500 acres overnight.

911 calls released during Oroville murder trial

Opening statements delivered Thursday in the trial of an Oroville man charged with killing his pregnant girlfriend.

Law allows some candidates to hide home address

The bill allows office-seekers who fear for the public safety to withhold their address on the declaration of candidacy form

Evacuee leaving state after home burns down

Wednesday, July 16 was the last day Karen Risen called the corner of Bully Choop Road and Platina Road in Ono home.

Shasta County sees largest marijuana bust of the year

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One man has been arrested after the largest marijuana eradication of the year to date in Shasta County.

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Weather Forecast: Warmer Weather This Week

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The Northstate got to see some clouds and even a few showers in the valley making for a mild day. 

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