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Cottonwood man found guilty of double murder
Red Bluff >> A Tehama County Superior Court jury Monday afternoon found a Cottonwood man guilty of two counts of first-degree murder.John Noonkester, 34, of Cottonwood, had been charged with premeditated murder of his ex-wife, Kimberlee Thomas, and her father, Keith Thomas on July 2, 2015 at the Country Store in Lake California.
Butte County fires almost completely contained
The three large wildfires are all but wrapped up as of Tuesday morning.The Honey Fire near Paradise and the Cherokee Fire on Table Mountain were 100 percent contained as of Monday morning. The only remaining fire, the La Porte Fire around Bangor, is 98 percent contained as of Tuesday morning, according to Cal Fire-Butte County.
DWR: "Can't say with certainty" whether spillway ramp will reopen
Oroville >> The state Department of Water Resources intends to open the spillway boat launch ramp after construction at the dam is complete, but there is a possibility it will stay out of commission, according to a department official. The spillway boat launch