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Community enjoys a taste of Chico

Community enjoys a taste of Chico

Natalie Hanson

Crowds filled downtown Chico on Sunday afternoon, for the 32nd celebration of Taste of Chico.Every year, Taste of Chico spotlights local and north-state area businesses. Restaurants, apparel and boutiques, breweries, caterers and more set...

September 25, 2017No Comments

CalFresh Outreach at Chico State provides help for starving students

CalFresh Outreach at Chico State provides help for starving students

September 24, 2017

Being a starving college student used to be the “norm.” After paying rent, PG&E and internet,...

Student shot at house party

Student shot at house party

September 23, 2017

A Chico State student was transported to Enloe Medical Center after being shot in the arm at a house p...

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Arts & Entertainment

‘Neither Wolf Nor Dog’

‘Neither Wolf Nor Dog’

Jessica Carvajal Castillo

The film "Neither Wolf Nor Dog" follows main character Dan (Dave Bald Eagle), the elder of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Dan calls Kent Nerburn (Christopher Sweeny) to come to the reservation to write a story about his...

September 26, 2017No Comments

‘Rainbow Six Siege’ is fresh air in a cramped market

‘Rainbow Six Siege’ is fresh air in a cramped market

September 24, 2017

Finding a multiplayer shooter that's worth sticking with is hard to come by these days. It's not enough to...

‘Pristine Parties’ service ensures safety during nights out

‘Pristine Parties’ service ensures safety during nights out

September 22, 2017

Chico State students create a safer party scene for the community with “Pristine Parties,” a party...

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Sports

Wildcat of the Week

Wildcat of the Week

Justin Couchot

Carter Johnson is a senior midfielder on the Chico State men's soccer team. He has played an important role on the team in all three of his previous years at Chico State and...

September 22, 2017No Comments

Wildcats back in form and ready to defend the house

Wildcats back in form and ready to defend the house

September 19, 2017

After being knocked down at home, the Wildcats looked ready to attack once again this past weekend. Starting the season 2-0 on the road, the Wildcats lost back to back games at home and hoped that going...

The curious case of Colin Kaepernick

The curious case of Colin Kaepernick

September 18, 2017

Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed by the NFL for taking a stand against police brutality. Everyone knows he should be on an NFL team. Though he only started 12 games last season, he scored 18 touchdowns...

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Opinion

Chico bans recreational marijuana dispensaries, losing millions for city

Chico bans recreational marijuana dispensaries, losing millions for city

Grayson Boyer

In what can only be described as economic self-abuse, Chico City Council voted Sept.19 to prohibit recreational marijuana dispensaries within Chico, losing potential millions in tax revenue. The City of C...

September 25, 2017No Comments

Judicial affairs preys on students ignorance

Judicial affairs preys on students ignorance

September 24, 2017

The Chico State Judicial Affairs mission statement describes “[advancing] student development by adjudic...

Advice Column: Ways to save money

Advice Column: Ways to save money

September 24, 2017

We're all just broke college students trying to make it in the real world. College is a huge investment. Al...

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Multimedia

Off The Record | Episode 6 | Getting better grades, parking meters and Betsy DeVos

Off The Record | Episode 6 | Getting better grades, parking meters and Betsy DeVos

Roberto Fonseca

This revived series takes a look at what’s new in The Orion's opinion section. Columnists discuss current events, local news and columns that can be found at theorion.com. This week, writers Kendall...

September 21, 2017No Comments

Tekken 7 reigns as the king of fighters

Tekken 7 reigns as the king of fighters

September 20, 2017

I didn't really play 'Tekken' prior to getting 'Tekken 7,' but I was always aware of it. One of the first...

Sociologist by day, musician by night

Sociologist by day, musician by night

September 19, 2017

One may not think initially that the study of human society and an aggressive music genre have much in commo...

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