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Marijuana Use Banned On Campus

Marijuana Use Banned On Campus

Natalie Hanson

January 20, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, Crime, Mobile Headlines, News, Showcase

Chico State announced its continued prohibition of marijuana on campus Thursday.In an email to the campus community, Milton Lang, Vice President of Student Affairs, stated that marijuana remains prohibited on all Chico State property and all university events. This prohibition will remain despite Californi...

Man breaks into truck to charge cell phone

Man breaks into truck to charge cell phone

Josh Cozine

January 20, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, Community, Crime, Mobile Headlines, News, Police Blotter, Showcase

Chico Police DepartmentCall Type: Suspicious CircumstanceMonday 12:14 a.m., 00 Forest Creek Cir.Two couples called the police on each other, claiming theft.Call Type: ProwlerMonday 4:31 a.m., 2700 Monterey St.A man reported someone was yelling at his front door after he had caught him trying to break...

Women stride for equal rights

Women stride for equal rights

January 20, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, Community, Mobile Headlines, News, Showcase

Alex Grant and Kayla Fitzgerald can be reached at newseditor@theorion.com or @theorion_news on Twitter.

Man Found Squatting Failed To Register For Previous Offense

Man Found Squatting Failed To Register For Previous Offense

Latisha Cheney

January 20, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Community, Crime, Mobile Headlines, News

A registered sex offender was found illegally squatting at the 1200 block of Nord Avenue Thursday.According to a press release, Allen Starr Brown, 55, will be facing numerous felony charges for failing to properly register prior to his release from prison and after relocating to a new jurisdiction, as well a...

Women march on Chico to create change

Women march on Chico to create change

January 20, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, Community, Mobile Headlines, Multimedia, News, Showcase, Video

Kendall George can be reached at newseditor@theorion.com or @kendallmgeorge on Twitter.

Chico State sisters die in fatal car crash

Chico State sisters die in fatal car crash

Alejandra Fraga

January 19, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, Community, Mobile Headlines, Showcase

Brittni Frace, a returning student at Chico State, and her sister Brynn died due to a car accident while returning back to Chico Tuesday. The incident occurred on Highway 198 west of Interstate 5, according to a press release. Brittni died instantly as a result of the crash. Her sister, Brynn...

Student body president announces resignation

Student body president announces resignation

Natalie Hanson

January 18, 2018


Filed under Administration, Breaking News, Campus, Community, Mobile Headlines, Showcase

Dylan A. Gray announced yesterday that he will resign from his position as president of student body affairs.Elected in April 2017, Gray's resignation is effective for the spring semester of 2018.Gray stated in an email to colleagues that he came to the decision to resign after working to balance the position’s demands with his own coursework to graduate.“I need t...

Account center password resets, 190 thousand accounts expire

Account center password resets, 190 thousand accounts expire

Hannah Yeager

December 13, 2017


Filed under Administration, Campus, Showcase

As the semester comes to a close, so does the campus-wide password reset for all Chico State accounts. Student inboxes began to receive reminders to access a newly added program called Account Center in order to reset the passwords that students use for every online program provided through the campus,...

Truck collides into Chico business

Truck collides into Chico business

Natalie Hanson

December 11, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Community, Crime, News, Showcase

A vehicle caused a truck to drive through the wall of a local business Sunday. The incident occurred on West 9th Street at 4:28 p.m., according to Julia Yarbough, press information officer for the Chico Police Department. A Nissan Pathfinder was suspected of driving into a lane down Orange Street...

Dispute between man and woman becomes a traffic hazard

Dispute between man and woman becomes a traffic hazard

Natalie Hanson

December 10, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, Community, Crime, News, Police Blotter

University PoliceCall Type: GraffitiMonday 9:46 a.m., Langdon Engineering CenterA wooden bench was found in the courtyard area with graffiti using pink paint that contained offensive language.Call Type: Housing Issue/Maintenance/CalloutMonday 3:34 p.m., Mechoopda HallA window screen was found taken down...

Support sister campus colleagues affected by wildfires, says Chico State president

Support sister campus colleagues affected by wildfires, says Chico State president

Christian Solis

December 8, 2017


Filed under Administration, Breaking News, Campus, Community, News

Chico State President Gayle Hutchinson reminds students and staff to sympathize and support those affected by Southern California wildfires.The Thomas fire alone has burned 115,000 acres, according to a CalFire tracker.Support to colleagues at California State University sister campuses affected by ...

Retiring campus leaders to be recognized on campus

Retiring campus leaders to be recognized on campus

Natalie Hanson

December 8, 2017


Filed under Administration, Breaking News, Campus, News

Ceremony will be held in recognition of two campus leaders, Deborah Stewart and Charles “CC” Carter, Friday.Stewart will retire from her position as Medical Chief of Staff at the Student Health Center. Carter, founder of the Cross Cultural Leadership Center, retires by Dec. 31. The retirement receptio...

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