Sutter County

Spiking flood insurance rates

Flood Insurance Reform Could Leave Landowners Underwater With Staggering Rate Hikes

Right now, Silva pays out $6,000 a year to insure a shed. Rough estimates have that amount jumping by 25 percent each year. That means $14,500 next year, $23,000 in 2015, $31,500 in 2016 and a whopping $40,000 in 2017.


Len La Barth

Former Appeal-Democrat Editor Pronounced Dead By Sutter County Judge

Len La Barth had been missing since March 6 of this year. His vehicle was found by the CHP parked near the Golden Gate Bridge with several notes inside it.



The $429,000 Inch: Sutter County Jail Could Lose $10 Million Because Of Building Gap

The distance between the jail and the administration offices is only an inch, but the board of supervisors will need to fork over nearly a half a million dollars.


Slough School is a one-room schoolhouse in Sutter County where kids were taught for about a century. (credit: CBS13)

New Owner Wants New Life For Old One-Room Schoolhouse In Sutter County

It was nearly torn down after standing for more than a century, but new efforts are under way to salvage history and save a one-room schoolhouse.


Sutter County orchard

About 40 Walnut Trees Destroyed By Vandalism Near Yuba City

It was an off-road rampage. Someone drove through a walnut orchard just north of Yuba City and damaged thousands of dollars worth of crops.



Barn, Boat Flew In Yuba City Area Twister

Two brothers watched in amazement Monday as a tornado tore through their yard, lifting a barn in the air and sending a boat 100 feet.


Yuba City Police

Five Tornadoes Touched Down In California Monday, Tying Single-Day Record

The five tornadoes that touched down across Northern California this week tied a single-day record dating to 1996, the National Weather Service said Tuesday.


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Sutter County Woman Dies From West Nile Virus

A Sutter County woman has died from West Nile Virus becoming the County’s first ever fatality from the mosquito-born illness, according to officials.


Johnathan Pattee (credit: Sutter County)

UPDATE: Sutter County Jail Inmate Back In Custody

The search continues this morning for an inmate on the run from a minimum security jail in Sutter County.


West Nile Virus

Human Case Of West Nile Virus Detected In Sutter County

A woman living in Sutter County has been diagnosed with the West Nile virus, the county’s first human case since 2007.


Students at Robbins Elementary in rural Sutter County are out of their fundraising money after a theft over the weekend. (credit: CBS13)

Rural Elementary School Reeling From Fundraising Theft

A tiny school in Sutter County is trying to recover from a very big loss. But for every door that closes, the people at Robbins School believe another one will open up.


Juan Corona

UPDATE: Serial Killer Juan Corona Denied Parole

A Yuba City man who was once known as the nation’s worst serial killer was again denied parole Monday after he admitted his guilt for the first time before the parole board.