Friday, April 10, 2009

Daily listing of Enterprise-Record stories

Daily listing of Enterprise-Record stories

'The Nosebleed Section': Remember the best five games I saw

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 02:25 PM PDT

All the elements have to come together to create a remarkable sports contest. The same can be said for stints in a sports writer's career.

'Wild, Wild West Shows' open at Chico Museum

Posted: 10 Apr 2009 12:51 AM PDT

CHICO — The color, glamour and mythology of Buffalo Bill and other Wild West shows will be the focus of the latest feature to open at Chico Museum's ongoing exhibit, "Chico, Circus Town.

Aanestad named to forestry panel

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:19 PM PDT

SACRAMENTO — State Sen. Sam Aanestad, R-Grass Valley, has been named to a multi-state panel concerned with forestry.

Biggs-Gridley hospital to go independent

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:19 PM PDT

GRIDLEY --The way has been cleared for Biggs-Gridley Memorial Hospital to become independent again. Attorney General Jerry Brown's office ruled the hospital could separate from Fremont-Rideout Health Group, which has been running the small facility

Butte's most wanted for April 10

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:18 PM PDT

Here are several people being sought by Butte County law enforcement agencies: Juan Marcos Lucas The Butte County Sheriff's Office is seeking Juan Marcos Lucas for a warrant charging him with three counts of vehicular manslaughter and driving under

Chico fined $153,000 for partial sewage discharges

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

CHICO --The city of Chico will not contest a proposed $153,000 state fine for two incidents last year where about 4.

Daily Planner: April 10

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:16 PM PDT

Performance Blue Room Theatre: 7:30 p.m. The Root Theatre Company presents "The Scene," by Theresa Rebeck.

Daily Planner: April 11

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

Events Farmers Market: 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m., rain or shine year-round. East Second and Wall streets, Chico.

Dozens of homes destroyed in Texas, Oklahoma fires

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:24 PM PDT

MIDWEST CITY, Okla. — Fire crews in Oklahoma and Texas raced Thursday to control wind-whipped wildfires that destroyed dozens of homes, seriously injured two people, forced evacuations and shut down parts of a major highway.

Editorial: Getting students out of cars is not easy

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:16 PM PDT

Our View: Chico State's concern over vehicle congestion is warranted, but habits get in the way of alternatives There's a lot to be said with living compatibly with neighbors, and to its credit, Chico State University tries to do this.

Garden Tour: Kirkman gardens are sure to enchant

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

As you wind your way toward the subtle yellow house seemingly unaware of the adventure that awaits you, gentle rolling hills sprawl across the front lawn highlighted with ancient volcanic rocks that time has forgotten.

Glenn officials OK hiring for road projects

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:18 PM PDT

WILLOWS — Glenn County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved hiring 20 seasonal employees to finish road projects already planned and funded.

Home gardening basics presented

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

If you've been thinking about planting a spring garden but just haven't gotten started, come to the Butte County Master Gardeners' class.

Iris show is April 18, 19

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

The Leo T. Clark chapter of the American Iris Society will host its annual iris show April 18 and 19 at Chico Mall, in the Sears Court.

Letter: Can government manage cars?

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:16 PM PDT

With the current takeover of the auto industry by the government, can anyone name five people in the three branches of government who know anything about cars?

Letter: Giving credit to public servants

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:16 PM PDT

I recently had interactions with several sets of local public servants due to the sudden death of a family member.

Letter: Memorial cross taken down

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:16 PM PDT

I am writing this letter not only to tell others where they can go if their cross the put up is gone, but also to tell people how it made me feel.

Letter: Socialism will ruin America

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:16 PM PDT

Regarding Jorge Smirnoff's laughable attempt to portray me as a "mindless" mouthpiece for the incomparable Rush Limbaugh, I offer the following rebuttal: A "ditto head" is simply someone echoing the sentiments of a caller to Rush's show, many years

Local Roundup: Oroville takes third in Selma

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 02:25 PM PDT

The Oroville High baseball team locked up the third-place award at the 53rd annual Selma Kiwanis Classic Wednesday in Selma with a 10-0 victory over Riverdale in five innings and a 9-3 triumph over Immanuel of Reddley.

Local safety dispatchers to be honored at expo next week

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:18 PM PDT

CHICO — Dispatchers of the year for eight public safety agencies operating in Butte County will be named on Thursday, April 16, following an all-day public safety expo at the Chico Elks Lodge, 1705 Manzanita Ave.

Love for the "poor man's orchid"

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

CHICO -- On a cloudy morning April 7, Bill Owen looks at home, clearing out pesky weeds and checking the progress of his hundreds of irises that should bloom in the next few weeks.

Organic gardening classes offered

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

CHICO -- A new series of organic gardening classes will be held Sunday afternoons, April 19 through June 14, at the Chico Grange Hall.

Oroville Rapist convicted of second sex offense

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

OROVILLE — A convicted Oroville sex offender was found guilty Thursday by a Butte County jury of a new rape charge involving a developmentally disabled woman.

Plant, bake sale scheduled

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:16 PM PDT

ORLAND -- The Friendly Garden Club of Orland is having its annual Plant and Bake Sale on May 2 from 8 a.

Police Report for April 10

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

The following property crimes were reported recently to the Chico Police Department: RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES April 2 — 700 block of Pomona Avenue.

Possible carjacking Wednesday night in Chico; auto recovered

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:19 PM PDT

CHICO — The Butte County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible carjacking Wednesday night at the Tower Mart at West East Avenue and Highway 32.

See big, score big: Roadrunners win doubleheader

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 02:25 PM PDT

BUTTE VALLEY — Three of the Butte College softball team's first seven batters in Wednesday's home doubleheader against Redwoods had extra-base hits.

Sow There: Green treat keeps cats purring

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

I could tell by the bored replies from my friends that I had gone a little overboard on sharing cute new cat stories.

Teen pleads guilty of manslaughter in Glenn County rancheria death

Posted: 10 Apr 2009 12:49 AM PDT

WILLOWS -- An Elk Creek teen accused of killing a Chico man 16 months ago accepted a reduced charge and admitted his guilt Thursday in Glenn County Superior Court.

Thursday Night Market canceled

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 01:23 PM PDT

CHICO — Today's Thursday Night Market has been canceled due to the likelihood of rain. The Downtown Chico Business Association made the decision around noon, citing an 80 percent chance of rain being forecast.

Two Midwest animal groups sour on help from Zootoo leader

Posted: 09 Apr 2009 10:17 PM PDT

As Chico's animal shelter celebrates making the top 10 in a national contest for a $1 million shelter makeover, the Association Press is reporting that last year's winner hasn't gotten a cent.


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