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Local flood damage reduction project

Jacqueline Morales

February 21

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Mike Cook presented a beneficial approach to flood protection in the Central Valley at Chico State Monday. Mike Cook is the Regional Director of River Partners, a non-profit organization founded in 1998, that brings about solutions to local flooding. "T...

More than 50,000 homes could be affected if Oroville Dam fails

Jafet Serrato

February 20

Filed under Breaking News, Community, News

A new data analysis predicts 15,750 homes in Butte County could be damaged if the Oroville Dam completely failed.The data brief provided by Alexandra Hayes includes the following counties:· Colusa· Glenn· Sutter· Yolo...

Heineken caught for illegal marketing

Kayla Fitzgerald

February 18

Filed under Breaking News, Community, News

The Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control has reached a settlement with Heineken after the recent illegal marketing scheme. The campaign directed consumers to a separate site to obtain a coupon code, after registering on a Hein...

Ceremonial dedication to the Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology

Jacqueline Morales

February 16

Filed under Breaking News, Campus, News

The ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly expanded Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology took place Tuesday.A tribute and dedication to Valene L. Smith's work was celebrated along with her 91st birthday. Smith is a greatly mer...

Valentine’s day car theft

Daniel Wright

February 15

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

On two separate incidents, University Police responded to property crimes concerning burgled and stolen vehicles, near campus. On Feb. 13, UPD responded to University Village where one car had been stolen just after midnight,...

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