Evacuations Lifted As Wildfire Fully Contained In Rural Area North Of ChicoA wildfire was fully contained in Butte County after forcing mandatory evacuations, which have since been lifted, in a rural area north of Chico on Saturday.
Chico Man Found With 25 Pounds Of Meth During Traffic Stop South Of PalermoA man pulled over for speeding south of Palermo was found to have around 25 pounds of meth inside his vehicle, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said.
Sacramento Man To Stand Trial For For Alleged Drunk Driving Crash That Killed His Kids, Brother-In-law In OrovilleA Sacramento man will stand trial for an alleged drunk driving crash that killed his kids and brother-in-law.
Tracy Man Arrested Twice In Two Days, Accused Of Threatening To Harm PeoplePolice say a Tracy man was arrested twice in two days this week after reportedly firing a gun while driving and threatening to harm people.
Former Butte County Judge Admonished For Rude Behavior In Court HearingsIn one instance in 2019, Judge Barbara L. Roberts rolled her eyes, shook her head and argued with a couple who were expressing concern their mentally ill child could end up in an out-of-state placement.
Uncounted Vote-By-Mail Ballot Box Found At Chico StateMore than a month after Election Day, a sealed ballot box was discovered in Butte County Tuesday.
Mobile Home Fire In Butte County Kills 1One person died after a mobile home caught fire in Butte County on Friday night, Cal Fire announced.
Fog Blamed For Massive Pileup Leaving At Least 3 Dead In Butte CountyAt least three people were killed when ten vehicles collided on Highway 99 near Oroville amid a sea of thick fog early Saturday, the California Highway Patrol said.
2 Butte County Women Charged With Disaster Benefits Fraud In Connection To Camp FireTwo Butte County women were charged with making fraudulent statements in an application for FEMA benefits in connection to the deadly Camp Fire in 2018, U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced on Thursday.
3 Oroville Men Accused Of Murdering 2 Florida Men In Butte CountyDetectives arrested three men in connection to the murders of two Florida men whose bodies were found east of Oroville in Forbestown, the Butte County Sheriff's Office announced on Friday.
Butte County Parents Accused Of Waiting 14 Hours Before Taking Baby To Hospital For Severe BurnsThe parents of a 1-year-old boy were arrested on suspicion of child abuse after the baby was hospitalized with severe burns in Magalia, sheriff's officials said Wednesday.
4 Injured National Guard Members Rescued From Firelines In Butte CountyDramatic video released by the California Highway Patrol on Saturday showed a rescue of four injured U.S. National Guard members inside the firelines in Butte County this weekend.
New Evacuations Ordered For Butte County Amid North Complex FireNew evacuation orders have been issued in Butte County as crews are still attempting to fully contain the North Complex Fire.
Oroville Man Accused Of Stealing From Residence Within Bear Fire Evacuation ZoneAn Oroville man arrested on Thursday is accused of possessing a stolen car and stealing from a residence that was located within a Bear Fire evacuation zone, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said.
Bear Fire Update: National Guardsmen Help Battle Flames, Interactive Map Of Damage PostedThe National Guard is now helping battle the Bear Fire in Butte County. More than 130 guardsmen are tasked with putting out hot spots and mopping up.