NorCal Tree Trimmer Accused Of Being Serial Killer; Victims Had Throats SlashedA Northern California tree trimmer has been charged with murder, attempted murder and arson. The charges included special sentencing allegations used a deadly weapon, attacked an elderly victim and committed multiple killings.
Wildfire Evacuation Order Lifted For Area North Of ChicoA wildfire burning amid hot, dry and windy conditions has prompted authorities to issue an evacuation order for a rural area north of Chico.
Body in Siskiyou County Identified as Tatiana Dugger, Woman Who Went Missing in OaklandAuthorities on April 2 confirmed that the body of a woman found by a hiker in Siskiyou County last weekend has been identified as a 19-year-old who went missing in Oakland earlier this year.
Butte County Women Charged With Lying About 2018 Camp Fire Losses To Receive Thousands In AidTwo Butte County women face federal fraud charges this week for allegedly lying about losing their homes in the 2018 Camp Fire in order to receive disaster relief.
Butte Co. Parents Suspected Of Child Abuse After Baby Is Hospitalized With Severe BurnsThe parents of a 1-year-old boy were arrested on suspicion of child abuse after the baby was hospitalized in unincorporated Butte County, with severe burns, sheriff’s officials said Wednesday.
Butte County Sheriff Issues Fire Evacuation Orders For North Complex West ZoneThe sheriff's office in Butte County on Sunday night issued immediate evacuation orders for Pulga, Concow, Big Bend and Yankee Hill due to the North Complex West Zone fire.
'Like Standing In The Breath Of Hell'; Frightening Escape From North Complex Fire, Bodies Of 2 New Victims FoundSearch teams have recovered the remains of two new fire victims, raising the death toll in the North Complex West Zone blaze to 14, authorities announced Sunday night.
North Complex West Zone Update: Bodies Of 3 New Fire Victims Recovered; Death Toll Climbs To 12; 13 Remain MissingThe death toll of the massive North Complex West Zone fire grew to 12 on Saturday as search teams recovered remains of three new victims among the ruins left behind by the wall of flames that has ripped through the small mountain communities near Lake Oroville.
Rescue Team Drags Bear Injured in Bear Fire Up Rough Terrain to SafetyA small team of state biologists and local law officers hauled a 350-pound black bear injured in the Bear Fire in Butte County across rough terrain to safety.
National Guard Troops, Firefighters Heading To California From Across The Country To Aid In Wildfires BattleFrom across the country, National Guard contingents and firefighters were answering California's call for help in battling a historic outbreak of wildfires.
Crews Make Progress On Nelson Fire In Oroville; 4 Homes DestroyedCrews in Butte County have stopped the forward spread of a brush fire Wednesday afternoon that destroyed four homes and forced evacuations for part of Oroville, according to authorities.
180 Exposed To Coronavirus During Mother's Day Service At Defiant NorCal ChurchA person who later learned they were positive for Covid-19 attended a Northern California religious service on Mother's Day, exposing 180 other people to the novel coronavirus, according to local health officials.
PG&E To Use Funds For Wildfire Victims To Pay For Camp Fire CrimesPG&E is warning its elaborate plan for getting out of bankruptcy might collapse if the utility can’t pay for its criminal liability in the deadly Camp Fire by taking money away from a fund set up to compensate victims for their losses.
Missing Woman In Snowbound SUV Used Floor Mats To Stay WarmThe family of a woman with dementia who survived for six days in her snowbound SUV in Northern California said they feared the worst.
At-Risk Woman Missing In Sierra For A Week Found Alive Inside SUV Buried In SnowA woman with dementia missing for nearly a week has been found alive inside her SUV after a helicopter crew spotted the vehicle buried in snow.