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Shasta County

Shasta County authorities block access to a neighborhood in Redding on February 14, 2014 after 60 pounds of volatile explosives were found in a mobile home. (CBS)

Redding Neighborhood Evacuated After 60 Pounds Of Explosives Found In Home

Authorities prepared Friday to burn down a mobile home where they said more than 60 pounds of highly volatile explosive material was found.

02/15/2014

Redding, Clover Fire

68 Homes Burned By Clover Fire In Shasta County

Fire officials say crews assessing the damage from a Northern California wildfire have determined 68 homes were destroyed.

09/12/2013

Flames and smoke from the Clover Fire near Redding in Shasta County. (NNS)

Body Found Inside Perimeter Of Shasta County Wildfire

Authorities have found a body inside the perimeter of a wildfire that destroyed 30 homes and forced the evacuation of 300 others in Northern California.

09/11/2013

Flames and smoke from the Clover Fire near Redding in Shasta County. (NNS)

Shasta County Wildfire Destroys Dozens Of Homes

A wind-whipped wildfire in Northern California’s Shasta County destroyed 30 homes and damaged others, as it quickly grew to more than 11 square miles, according to fire officials.

09/10/2013

Shane Miller (Shasta County Sheriff's Office)

Search Expands For NorCal Man Suspected Of Murdering Family

The manhunt for a Northern California man suspected of killing his wife and two young daughters continues to expand as law enforcement officials ask for help from neighboring agencies.

05/10/2013

Shane Miller (Shasta County Sheriff's Office)

NorCal Manhunt For Man Suspected Of Killing Family ‘Like Warfare’

Sheriff’s deputies have found the truck of a man suspected of fatally shooting his wife and two young daughters at their rural Northern California home, while a sheriff’s official says the search for the ex-convict is akin to warfare.

05/09/2013

Shane Miller (Shasta County Sheriff's Office)

NorCal Man Sought In Killings Of Wife, Young Daughters

A man was being sought Wednesday after authorities said he killed his wife and 4-year-old and 8-year-old daughters in their rural home in Shasta County Tuesday.

05/08/2013

(Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

2,000 California Birth Records Found In Unsecure Location

State health officials are investigating a possible security breach involving 2,000 California birth records.

05/07/2013

Hand Gun

NorCal County May Give Nation Glimpse Of Stricter Gun Laws

California has some of the toughest gun laws in the country. KPIX 5 went to the gun buying capital of California to see how the laws are working in practice.

04/27/2013

A log-splitting axe. (b.gliwa/Wikimedia Commons)

NorCal Man Offers Insanity Plea In Axe Hacking Deaths

A Northern California man charged with hacking two men to death with an ax used to split logs has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.

01/23/2013

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