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Saturday, March 29, 2008

Daily listing of Enterprise-Record stories

Daily listing of Enterprise-Record stories

10 a.m. — Early traffic: Lumber truck overturns on 70

Posted: 28 Mar 2008 12:02 PM CDT

At about 9:45 a.m. today the California Highway Patrol was notified of an overturned flatbed truck loaded with lumber on Highway 70, between Jarbo Gap and Pulga bridge, where the highway drops into the Feather River Canyon.

A good idea hits a landmark

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:37 AM CDT

CHICO — Twenty years ago, Chicoan Dene Guyton had the idea of seniors attending college classes for knowledge, social interaction and fun.

Alive with color

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

A water truck this week hoses down an embankment planted with a cover crop of lupine at the Highway 70-149 interchange under construction.

Chico Chamber of Commerce backs out of air show

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:41 AM CDT

CHICO -- The Chico Chamber of Commerce has decided it won't produce Chico AirFest this year, according to a press release issued Friday by chamber president and CEO Jim Goodwin.

Community has varied visions for local growth

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

CHICO -- A meeting designed to disseminate information and "mine" public opinion saw more than 100 citizens and Butte County officials gather to discuss the county's future General Plan.

Correction

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

An editorial in Friday's newspaper used an incorrect last name for Chico Unified School District Superintendent Kelly Staley.

Daily Planner: March 29

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

Events FARMERS MARKET: 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m., rain or shine. Drawing 11 a.m. East Second and Wall streets, Chico.

Daily Planner: March 30

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

Events CHICO CITY PLAZA: 1-7 p.m. Second annual All is One Love Fest, featuring Crazy Grass, The Shimmies, The Musical Brewing Co.

Editorial: Hits and Misses - Our take on the week in news

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:37 AM CDT

HIT — We've complained often in the past 18 months that the Chico City Council doesn't seem to be taking its budget problem seriously.

Entrepreneurs face off again in Venture Island

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 02:26 AM CDT

CHICO -- Cheers and applause erupted Thursday night, but so far there has been no sneaking behind backs or plotting overthrows.

From the Pulpit

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

Chico services today: Calvary Chapel of Chico, 1888 Springfield Drive: "Hosanna!" from Pastor Sam Allen; 6 p.

Glenn County sheriff planning high-tech additions for jail

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:41 AM CDT

WILLOWS -- Inmates at Glenn County Jail may soon see technicians installing new, high-tech equipment that officials said should increase efficiency and safety at the facility.

Hearing on Wal-Mart expansion postponed for report revision

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

CHICO -- Because of a need to revise environmental documents, the Thursday public hearing for the proposed south Chico Wal-Mart expansion has been canceled.

Highway 99 construction starts soon

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

CHICO -- Work should begin in a couple of weeks on a project to widen the East First Avenue offramp from northbound Highway 99.

Letter: City of Chico budget solutions offered

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

Sell Bidwell Ranch. It was planned to be developed and is of no use to the city. It would be better used if it were on the tax rolls.

Letter: Stevens' Drug Court still going strong

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

I commend the E-R for its March 21 editorial honoring the work of the late Butte County judge, Darrell Stevens.

Letter: Terrier didn't have to die

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

My faith in the Colusa Police Department is shaken after an officer entered my property and shot my dog.

Letter: You get what you pay for

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:37 AM CDT

Liked your March 13 editorial about Chico's $30,000 survey — until you said "without raising taxes.

Local Briefs

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

Kite Day returns Sunday CHICO -- An annual tradition that started 23 years ago will be played out with Sunday's Kite Day in Community Park.

Local Roundup: Wildcats suffer worst home loss in 14 years

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 02:29 AM CDT

With a chance to gain ground against the California Collegiate Athletic Association's top team in No.

Man recounts killing girlfriend with bat

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

OROVILLE -- A Chico man admitted on the witness stand Friday that he beat his girlfriend to death with a baseball bat after she came at him with an ice pick during an argument, he claimed.

Natural Wonders: Thoughts on acorns and the mighty oak

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:37 AM CDT

One early March day, I went to pay my respects to the sycamores and oaks of Bidwell Park before their winter-bare branches became covered in leaves.

Oroville coffee shop robbery suspect captured

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

OROVILLE -- A man accused of robbing a local coffee shop Tuesday morning has been arrested. Jimmy Ray Cox III, 25, was captured Friday by Oroville police after a witness identified him as the man she saw running from Mugshots, 2040 Montgomery St.

PV gets Taylor-made win over Chico

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:41 AM CDT

Pleasant Valley High's Taylor Johnson has consistently found success at the plate against Chico High.

Religious Briefs

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

Second Gospel Fest Sunday afternoon CHICO -- The second annual Gospel Fest, presented by Chico State AS Presents, will be performed in Bell Memorial Union on Sunday.

Rough day for Butte at Cowan

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 02:29 AM CDT

Recently losing its status as a legitimate Golden Valley Conference title contender was hard enough for the Butte College baseball team to deal with.

Senior Planner

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

CARD Senior Programs: Community Center, 545 Vallombrosa Ave., 895-4711; Dorothy Johnson Center, 775 E.

Sex charges could mean life sentence for Chico man

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

OROVILLE -- A Chico man was arraigned Friday on sexual assault charges that could carry a potential life term in prison upon conviction.

UC Berkeley wildfire specialist to speak next week on the ridge

Posted: 29 Mar 2008 12:38 AM CDT

PARADISE -- Recent studies on wildfire behavior done by the Center for Fire Research and Outreach at UC Berkeley, will be presented Wednesday in Paradise by Max Moritz, from the school's College of Natural Resources.

Willows hosts statewide stamp-art competition

Posted: 28 Mar 2008 12:02 PM CDT

WILLOWS — Memorial Hall was brighter inside than usual Wednesday, as 2,000 colorful local and statewide art entries — depicting all manner of waterfowl — were judged for the 18th annual Junior Duck Stamp contest.

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