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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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2,000 California Birth Records Found In Unsecure Location

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


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.


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.