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Friday, January 30, 2009

Daily listing of Enterprise-Record stories

Daily listing of Enterprise-Record stories

'Spirit Flags' adorn Forest Avenue median

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 12:32 AM CST

CHICO -- A new art project on Forest Avenue hopes to pass some uplifting "spirit" to passing drivers.

Aero Union Corp. head Terry Unsworth dies at 55

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

CHICO -- British-born Terry Unsworth, 55, the face of aerial tanker manufacturer Aero Union Corp., has died.

Aero Union chief Terry Unsworth has died

Posted: 29 Jan 2009 04:53 PM CST

Terry Unsworth, the face of aerial tanker manufacturer Aero Union in Chico, has died. Unsworth died Wednesday afternoon.

Black bear found on upper park hiking trail Wednesday died Thursday

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

CHICO -- A mature black bear found ill on a hiking trail Wednesday in upper Bidwell Park died overnight Thursday, according to California Department of Fish and Game biologist Henry Lomeli.

Butte's Most Wanted

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

Here are several people being sought by Butte County law enforcement agencies: Brian Christopher Estes The Butte County Sheriff's Office is seeking Brian Christopher Estes for a felony warrant charging him with failing to appear, violation of

CUSD facing bleak financial future

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 12:32 AM CST

CHICO -- The Chico Unified School District's board of trustees were painted a bleak financial picture this week.

Cat returns home after being away for more than a year

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:06 AM CST

PARADISE -- There's a lot to be said about being at the right place at the right time. Claude and Sandra Blodget lost their cat Max in November 2006 from their home off Buschman Road in Paradise.

Chico State student injured in jump over metal fence

Posted: 29 Jan 2009 04:12 PM CST

CHICO — A Chico State University student was injured shortly before noon when he attempted to scale a metal fence behind the University Village apartments, a housing facility owned by the college on Nord Avenue.

Chico State student skewered while climbing over metal fence

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:05 AM CST

CHICO -- A Chico State University student was injured shortly before noon when he attempted to scale a six-foot metal fence beside the University Village apartments, a housing facility owned by the college on Nord Avenue.

Colorful draw: LP soccer rallies to avoid defeat at hands of rival Tigers

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:07 AM CST

OROVILLE — First struggling and later scurrying just to break even against a lower-caliber Butte View League competitor on Thursday evening actually did not seem like such a bad deal for the third-place Las Plumas High boys soccer team.

Correction

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:05 AM CST

A story in Thursday's Enterprise-Record had an incorrect life expectancy for the sister of a slain Chico man, Chad Keichler, without a bone marrow transplant from her brother.

County says $13.72 million in debts are 'uncollectible'

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 12:32 AM CST

OROVILLE -- Banks aren't the only institutions that have to deal with bad debts, a point that was underscored this week when Butte County declared nearly $13.

Daily Planner: January 30

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 12:31 AM CST

Events ARTIST RECEPTIONS: 5-7 p.m. 1078 Gallery, 820 Broadway. Reception for "as is," by artist Sheri Simons, and "Santiago's Arc," by James Kuiper.

First Responder donates rescue chairs to fire departments

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

CHICO -- Getting people with limited mobility down a flight of stairs or through narrow mobile home doorways in an emergency can be dangerous for rescuers.

Fraud alert: Offer allegedly coming from Wal-Mart is bogus

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

Some local Wal-Mart customers reported getting e-mails Thursday that appear to come from the company, and offer to put $150 into a debit or credit card account just for filling out a short customer satisfaction survey form.

Fraud alert: Online survey from 'Walmart' is bogus

Posted: 29 Jan 2009 03:55 PM CST

Local Walmart customers report getting e-mails which appear to come from the company, and offer to put $150 into a debit or credit card account just for filling out a short customer satisfaction form.

Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich thrown out of office

Posted: 29 Jan 2009 06:52 PM CST

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Rod Blagojevich was thrown out of office today without a single lawmaker rising in his defense, ending a nearly two-month crisis that erupted with his arrest on charges he tried to sell Barack Obama's vacant

Letter: Careful what you wish for

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 12:31 AM CST

It is a daily refrain in our local newspaper. Citizens bemoan the fact that so few products seem to be made in our country.

Letter: Council submits to scare tactics

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 12:31 AM CST

I don't understand the Jan. 22 headline: "Chico officers won't take raises." I read the contract. It gave them a 4 percent raise retroactive to 2008.

Letter: Farmers markets around in winter, too

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 12:31 AM CST

Your AP story on the growth (and cheeriness) of winter farmers markets Jan. 25 is a heartening indicator of localization movement.

Letter: Keep Congress away from our investment

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 12:31 AM CST

The sad shape of Social Security and its related programs is the direct result of congressional mishandling.

Local Roundup: Forbis doubles her pleasure in CHS victory

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

Karlee Forbis' double-double — 15 points, 10 rebounds — drove the Chico High girls basketball team to an Eastern Athletic League victory over Oroville, 60-30 Thursday night at Chico High.

Officers named to receive MADD DUI awards

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

Mothers Against Drunk Driving will recognize 14 officers from Butte County law enforcement agencies who made a large number of driving under the influence arrests last year.

Orland middle school honor roll listed

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

ORLAND — The following students are on the honor roll for C.K. Price Middle School for the fall semester of the 2008/09 school year.

Plea bargain ends Chico soldier's statutory rape case

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

OROVILLE -- A Chico soldier who recently returned from Iraq has accepted a plea bargain in a pending statutory rape case.

Police Report

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

The following property crimes were reported recently to the Chico Police Department: RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES Jan.

Police disperse large crowd at westside disturbance; at least two arrests made

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 04:45 AM CST

CHICO — A crowd of several hundred young people choked Sixth Street near Chestnut shortly before midnight Thursday, igniting a large bonfire that attracted hundreds more.

Sidelines: Atkins makes all-state third team

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

Chico High cross country runner Kody Atkins was named to the dyestatcal.com girls' freshman cross country all-state third team.

Sow There: Doing the right thing

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 12:31 AM CST

We visited my mother this weekend and made a point of getting home early Sunday afternoon in hopes that we would be able to trap some stray kittens.

Steve Carson's "Outdoors": Lake Oroville coho salmon eggs hatching at FRH

Posted: 30 Jan 2009 02:08 AM CST

Some good news and some bad news regarding Lake Oroville-related fisheries was released this week by Department of Water Resources biologist Eric See.

Upper park bear dies overnight

Posted: 29 Jan 2009 04:44 PM CST

CHICO — A mature black bear found ill on a hiking trail Wednesday in upper Bidwell Park died overnight, according to California Department of Fish and Game biologist Henry Lomeli.

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