Oroville Man Arrested for Theft
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Oroville Man Arrested for Theft

 An Oroville man is arrested for stealing about $4,000dollars’ worth of tools in Granite Bay, that’s according to thePlacer County Sheriff’s Office. Investigators learn it’s39-year-old, Charles Colombo of Oroville.They suspect, the theft is just one of several pulled off by him inrecent months. Detectives served a search warrant at Colombo’s home inOroville. Stolen items were recovered. He faces a list of charges

Sutter County Man Arrested for Filing a False Police Report
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Sutter County Man Arrested for Filing a False Police Report

Aurelio Guzman Hernandez of Sutter County has been arrested for Filing a False Police Report. The Sutter County Sheriff’s Office reports that, on December 7th, Hernandez called 911 to report that his vehicle had been stolen and that the alleged thieves had  zip tied him and set him on fire.After a thorough investigation of the…

Butte County Sheriff’s Office Warns of New Phone Scam
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Butte County Sheriff’s Office Warns of New Phone Scam

The Butte County Sheriffs Office is warning the public of a new phone scam.In a post on social media, the BCSO reports of community members who’ve said they’ve received calls from alleged Sergeants from the Sheriff’s office informing them there was a warrant for their arrest and they needed to pay a fine. The Butte…

Wheatland Police Department Announces Officer of the Year
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Wheatland Police Department Announces Officer of the Year

In a media post on Wednesday, The Wheatland Police Department announced  the recipient of the “2022 Wheatland Police Officer of the Year” award, Officer Daniel White. Officer White leads the department in total arrests, citations written, reports taken, and traffic stops conducted which, according to Wheatland PD, has led to  crime reduction in the community.  In…

Board Approves New Yuba Water Agency Plan
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Board Approves New Yuba Water Agency Plan

 Yuba Water Agency reports that a new, five year strategic plan has been unanimously adopted by their board. According to a media post  from Yuba Water Agency, the plan includes six overarching strategic priorities, 29 supporting objectives and 105 action based  strategies. Among the six overarching priorities in the plan; reducing flood risk in Yuba County and…

Mail Theft Arrest in Sutter County
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Mail Theft Arrest in Sutter County

The Sutter County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 23 year-old  Yuba City man for alleged mail theft among other charges. According to a social media post from the Sutter  County Sheriff’s Office, Deputy Shorey observed the driver of a  2005 Lexus taking mail from mailboxes along Richland Rd in Yuba City.Upon further investigation Deputy…

Missing Butte County Man Found
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Missing Butte County Man Found

 Butte County responders work together to find aman, last seen in Magalia, with special needs who was considered awalk away missing person.Low temperatures were a major concern as 18 Search and Rescuevolunteers responded…along with members from Paradise and ChicoPolice.Cal Fire also helped out. Using thermal imaging they find him abouta half-mile from his last known location, in steep terrain and heavybrush. The man is reunited with his family.

Feather River Fish Hatchery Increases Production
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Feather River Fish Hatchery Increases Production

 In an effort to combat the impacts of drought and athiamine deficiency affecting natural spawning and in-river production,the Feather River Fish Hatchery in Oroville has plans to increase itsproduction of fall-run Chinook salmon in 2023…to roughly 9 millionfish…that’s according to state Fish and Wildlife.For the second year in a row, the hatchery will exceed its typicalproduction quota of 6 million fall-run salmon…to help sustainCalifornia’s commercial and recreational fisheries.