Deadly crash demo shows dangers of texting and driving

Orchard Hospital in Gridley organized and showed a real life scenario of a teen hitting five other teens in the road while texting behind the wheel.

Zombie Run held to raise money for school music programs

Dozens of people dressed up like the living dead and ran through the streets of Orland to raise money for the music programs for the schools in the city.

25-year-old man dead after attending Halloween party

On Saturday around midnight the Redding Police responded to an injured 25-year-old man on Concord lane in South Redding.

Man convicted of murder asks to be released from prison

A Shasta County man who was convicted in 2004 of driving drunk and killing a young woman is asking to be released from prison because he has cancer.

Man arrested after DUI crash kills driver

Man arrested after DUI crash kills driver

Redding wedding warehouse set to close

The nationally-known Redding employer, The Knot, is shuttering it's warehouse.

Gingery fired as Shasta coach, to return as teacher

Aaron Gingery has been released from his head football coach position at Shasta High School, administrators said Friday.

Missing elderly man found dead in Trinity River

The body of Chester Stygar, 81, was found in the Trinity River Thursday afternoon.

Shots fired into Chico home

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Police are looking for the suspect who fired several shots into a Chico home early Friday.

Stand Down 2014 gives veterans critical help

Vets are flocking to the fairgrounds to receive a place to stay, medical treatments and a slew of other services this weekend.

Probation receives grant to enforce stricter DUI rules

The Butte County Probation Department was awarded $180,000 for their High Intensity DUI Program to make sure these worst-of-the-worst offenders stay sober

One dead in head-on crash

An elderly man was killed after he collided with another car while driving on Highway 162 in Oroville.

Butte County's 75 ounce gold nugget on display and for sale

One of the largest gold nuggets found in modern times in Butte County was unearthed last summer.  The 75-ounce nugget went on display Thursday at the San Francisco Fall Antique Show at Fort Mason.  It's estimated value is between $250-400,000.

Overturned big-rig blocks south bound I-5

A semi-truck rolled over on Interstate 5 near the Vollmers exit Thursday morning blocking all south bound lanes and one north bound lane.

Evacuations lifted after North Chico gas leak

Construction crews hit a gas main in North Chico Thursday morning, prompting the evacuation of nearby residents.

Traffic Alert: Highway 99 reopened after head-on crash

Traffic was diverted off  Highway 99 north of Chico after a head-on crash early Thursday.

Suspect of ice pick stabbing arrested

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A man officials believe stabbed another man in the head with an ice pick has turned himself in to police.

Drunk in public program aims to clean up Chico

The new program will offer certain violators the opportunity to serve community service and attend substance awareness classes instead of face criminal charges.

Suspect on loose after ice pick stabbing

Police are still looking for the suspect who allegedly stabbed another person with an ice pick.

Family speaks out for brother who was beaten to death

Red Bluff police said 28-year-old Joseph Cadotte assaulted 33-year-old Rogelio McDarment on South Jackson street October 15. Cadotte was arrested and booked with one charge of battery with a serious bodily injury but when McDarment died, an additional charge of voluntary manslaughter was added.

Pumpkin patch donates to help girl diagnosed with brain aneurysm

A Butte County farm and pumpkin patch is donating a dollar for every ticket they sell this weekend to donate to the family of a 5-year-old girl diagnosed with a brain aneurysm.

City council approves new smart parking meters

The Chico city council decided Tuesday night to take a closer look at changing out hundreds of meters in the downtown area.

Caught on tape: Vandal damages courthouse

Investigators are looking for a man who vandalized the Trinity County Courthouse in Weaverville.

Police search for shooting suspect

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The victim said he was walking near Enterprise Community Park when he was shot.

DA's Office: Deputy justified in deadly shooting

The Butte County District Attorney's Office has decided not to charge the deputy who killed a 24-year-old man in May.

Families protest deadly officer shootings

Protesters were outside the Butte County Board of Supervisors meeting demanding a change from county leaders to stop the use of deadly force by law enforcement officers.

Butte County golf course slated to close

The Paradise Pines Golf Course in Magalia will be closing its doors at the end of the month.

$1 million bid placed on land designated for Measure B

Redding City Manager, Kurt Starman, confirmed Tuesday that a bid has been placed on the property marked for the possible Turtle Bay hotel.

Investigators question students in Trinity County over threat

A male Trinity High School student is in juvenile hall after deputies said he made a threat to the school.

Teens arrested for robbing and beating elderly man

The 64-year-old Palermo man was found by relatives in his home Friday morning with serious injuries including head trauma.

Record gold nugget found in Butte County

The nugget, found on public land in Butte County, is the largest in California history to be in private hands, according to the firm slated to sell it.

Teens arrested for violent home invasion robbery

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Two teenagers, ages 16 and 17, have been arrested for a home invasion robbery in which a 64-year-old man was badly beaten.

Classes resume after violent threat at Trinity High School

The campus was evacuated Monday afternoon after a threat allegedly made by a student.

Taser used to arrest one of Shasta's Most Wanted

A man listed as one of Shasta's Most Wanted was arrested late Monday night in Burney

Chico State statue proposal raises debate

A potential contribution from Associated Students has drawn some concerns.

Former city councilwoman moved to out-of-county jail

A former City of Shasta Lake Councilwoman has been ordered to serve time in a jail outside of Shasta County.

Big rig crash blocks southbound Interstate 5

A big rig crashed north of Lakehead Monday, blocking the southbound lanes.

Chico jewelry store reopens after smash and grab robbery

The "Open" sign shines almost as brightly as the rings, necklaces and earrings inside Geralyn Sheridan's Aicora-Gems Jewelry Box on Mangrove Avenue.

Shots ring out at Chico apartment complex

Police are looking for the suspects who shot at an apartment complex in Chico early Monday morning.

Shots fired into apartment complex

Police said an apartment, fitness center and a car were hit by bullets early Monday.

Three in custody after alleged gang shooting

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An early Sunday morning shooting in downtown Red Bluff after two groups of men got in a fight.

Suspects sought in Shasta Lake stabbing

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A man was stabbed in the neck early Sunday morning, and the two stabbing suspects are being sought after in Shasta County.

Kristina Chesterman remembered at bike safety event

The second Kristina Chesterman Memorial Bike Safety - Drunk Driving Awareness Event ride was just over a year after Chico State nursing student Kristina Chesterman was killed by an underage drunk driver.

Quilts for sick soldiers fighting overseas

More than a dozen people gathered Friday at the Veteran's Memorial Building in Redding to make quilts for wounded and ill soldiers fighting overseas.

Deputy fired pending assault charges

A Yuba County deputy arrested for assault on Saint Patrick’s Day in Chico was relieved of his duties this summer.

Chico State nursing professors speak on Ebola breakout

Chico State nursing professors are trying to make sure their students are ready for the Ebola virus.

Giant success for Chico sports retailer

At least one Chico-based business is seeing profits rise following Thursday night's San Francisco Giants' victory that propelled them into the World Series.

No charges will be filed against Shasta H.S. football coach

The Shasta County District Attorney declines to file criminal charges against Shasta High School Football Coach Aaron Gingery

Suspect arrested in Red Bluff beating

Red Bluff Police arrested Joseph Cadotte, 26, for an assault that left the victim on life support.

Sheriff's Office burns trailer with explosive chemicals inside

Shasta County Sheriff's Deputies destroyed a trailer containing explosives off Wintu way in Northeast Redding on Thursday.

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