The Orion

Man pronounced dead after stabbing

Brianne Mcevoy

February 23, 2015

Oroville resident Joel Eldridge was stabbed and transported to Enloe Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead on Feb. 19. Just before 8 a.m. calls to 911 reported a fight on Mulberry Street, but when police arrived no one was at the scene. Police then received a phone call from a women who was taking Eldridge to the hospital.Police and medics met ...

Burglary in parking structure near campus, car broken into

Hannah Suzuki

February 10, 2015

University Police DepartmentCall Type: Petty Theft Saturday, 8:51 p.m., Chestnut Street"Occurred at Performing Arts Center. Reporting state issued keys were stolen sometime today or yesterday."Call Type: Assist Other Agency Saturday, 9:57 p.m., Nord Avenue"Stabbing just occurred at Barber Jon's. Suspect is heavy s...

Student firefighter-in-training founded in community

Campbell attends to a fire with a high-pressure hose. Photo Courtesy of Jesse Campbell.

Dominique Diaz

March 30, 2014

Jesse Campbell started riding around in firetrucks with his dad when he was 13 years old."I've been on three fatal fires with a total of four people dead," said Campbell, a first year health science major.Campbell became an official cadet at age 14.At 2 a.m. Oct. 3, 2009 — he remembers the exac...

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