Butte County

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Man Accused Of Tying Up Woman, Using Rope As Leash

Authorities are looking for a man accused of a violent domestic abuse and kidnapping incident in Butte County.

11/12/2014

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Huge Gold Nugget Going Up For Sale In California

One of the biggest gold nuggets found in modern times in Northern California’s historic Gold Country is going up for sale.

10/22/2014

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Water Woes At Butte County Mobile Home Park Have Dozens Of Families Cutting Back

At Big Bend Mobile Home Park north of Oroville, more than 30 families are severely cutting back. The water supply is to the point that neighbors say the water is shut off entirely between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.

09/26/2014

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Deputies: Oroville Grandmother’s Death Considered Suspicious

Charlene Howarth, 62, was found dead in her home late Sunday morning. Sheriff’s deputies have classified her death as a homicide.

07/14/2014

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Oroville AMBER Alert Suspect Allegedly Tried Stealing 2 Vehicles Prior To Capture

Authorities on Friday revealed the Oroville man at the center of a manhunt and AMBER Alert Thursday had tried stealing two other vehicles before being caught by officers in Yuba City.

06/20/2014

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CHP: Children Abducted From Oroville Found Safe, AMBER Alert Canceled

Authorities are looking for a man believed to have abducted three children.

06/19/2014

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3 Children Critically Burned In Car Fire Near Oroville

Three children are recovering at the UC Davis burn center after a fire erupted inside the SUV they were riding in.

06/08/2014

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Sheriff: Suspect Sent Pit Bull To Attack Deputy

A Butte County Sheriff’s deputy was forced to shoot a pit bull that was sent to attack him, the sheriff’s office says.

03/13/2014

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Grieving Sacramento Mother Finally Has Son’s Remains 3 Months After His Murder

Three months after his murder, the body of a local teenager will be laid to rest by his grieving mother.

09/20/2013

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400 Structures Threatened By Butte County Fire

More than 400 structures are threatened and hundreds of people and animals have been evacuated as a fire burning for three days in Butte County continues to grow.

08/18/2013

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Officials Order Evacuations Near Swedes Fire In Butte County

Fire officials are ordering mandatory evacuations for areas of Butte County where a 1,500-acre wildfire was only 20 percent contained Saturday afternoon.

08/17/2013

241 plants were found by deputies on the 520 block of Galen Ridge Road in Berry Creek. (Butte County Sheriff's Dept.)

Butte County Deputies Find 751 Marijuana Plants In Oroville, Berry Creek

Butte County deputies arrested four people in two different instances and seized more than 700 pounds of marijuana in Oroville and Butte County on Thursday.

07/27/2013

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