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.
Daughter Grieves For 77-Year-Old Mother Millicent Catarancuic Who Died In Bear FireThe Bear Fire, also known as the North Complex West Zone wildfire has now claimed 14 lives and seven people remain unaccounted for as of Sunday, according to authorities.
2 More Bodies Found Amid North Complex Wildfire, Sheriff SaysAuthorities in Butte County announced Sunday that two more people have died in the North Complex wildfire, bringing California's total wildfire death toll to 24.
Man Accused Of Threatening To Kill Bear Fire Fundraiser Organizers In OrovilleA man arrested in Glenn County is accused of threatening to kill organizers of a Bear Fire fundraiser held in Oroville, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said.
3 More Found Dead In Northern California's North Complex FireSearch and rescue workers found three more bodies in the rubble of the North Complex Fire raising the death toll in that blaze to 12 and total deaths in the state's recent wildfires to 22.