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Man dead in Biggs following hit-and-run

Man dead in Biggs following hit-and-run

Josiah Nicholl

February 12, 2018


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

The Oroville California Highway Patrol have confirmed that a man was killed in a hit-and-run in Biggs Saturday night.The fatal hit-and-run occurred around 12:30 a.m. on Riceton Highway, north of Afton Road, and was called in by a witness.According to Oroville police, the victim was identified by the ...

How to make the most of study abroad

How to make the most of study abroad

Grant Schmieding

February 12, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Opinion

Few things will make your head spin faster than stepping off a plane into an unfamiliar country. I studied abroad in Viterbo, Italy for two semesters. All the preparation, contemplation, research and advice may never fully prepare you for your initial feeling of immersion. That being said, here ...

Women’s ultimate gaining popularity

Women’s ultimate gaining popularity

Noah Enns

February 12, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Showcase, Sports

The Women’s Ultimate Frisbee team is on the rise and beginning to fly at Chico State.The club team has its most members the team has ever had this season with 24. The women’s team was founded in 2000. They play in the Southwest Division while competing in tournaments across California an...

Woman reported for indecent exposure on Park Avenue

Woman reported for indecent exposure on Park Avenue

Josiah Nicholl

February 12, 2018


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

Chico Police Call Type: Deadly Weapon Monday, 4:18 p.m., East Ave/SB Highway 99 Offramp East A man was charged with a DUI and hit and run, along with a firearm assault with a deadly weapon. Call Type: Terrorism Monday, 4:58 p.m., 700 BLK W 2nd Ave A man was arrested for threate...

Preparing for a university shooting

Preparing for a university shooting

Grayson Boyer

February 12, 2018


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

The increase in university shootings has made preparedness for potential threats extremely important to college administrations, and Chico State is no different. According to Chico State's Director of Environmental Health and Safety Marvin Pratt, "One of our biggest challenges for this office is to...

Prostitution exploits people overseas and in the U.S.

Prostitution exploits people overseas and in the U.S.

Nicte Hernandez

February 11, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Opinion

When thinking of Amsterdam, thoughts usually race to its legalized and controlled substances. Marijuana, and other mind-altering substances, are legal and easy to buy in The Netherlands.However, what usually does not immediately come to mind, but is also legal throughout The Netherlands, is prostitution in t...

Landmark Chico theater reopens

Landmark Chico theater reopens

Tisha Cheney

February 11, 2018


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

The historic El Rey Theatre had its fundraising grand opening Saturday night. The event included a silent auction and four local bands with the Mystic Roots Band headlining the show. The purpose of the fundraiser was to gain revenue to continue the renovations that have been in process since the...

Weekly News- The Week’s End Update Feb 10, 2018

Weekly News- The Week’s End Update Feb 10, 2018

February 11, 2018


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

  Alejandra Fraga and Natalie Hanson can be reached at [email protected] or @alifragster or @NatalieH_Orion on Twitter....

Monahan throws no hitter as Wildcats complete four-game sweep of San Bernardino

Monahan throws no hitter as Wildcats complete four-game sweep of San Bernardino

Austin Schreiber

February 11, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Showcase, Softball, Sports

The Wildcats softball team completed the final two games of a four game sweep of Cal State San Bernadino today, winning by a score of 9-1 in the first game and 8-0 in the second game. They are now 9-0 to start the season. While the Wildcats offense came up huge throughout the day scoring 17 runs...

Amateur artists showcase at local restaurant

Amateur artists showcase at local restaurant

Josh Cozine

February 11, 2018


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

Local music artists and songwriters performed in a competition at Madison Bear Garden Thursday night.Chico Unplugged, hosted by student-run School of the Arts (SOTA) productions, kicked off on the upstairs dance floor of the restaurant. This room was transformed into a musical stage and filled up with c...

Steer away from dating apps this Valentine’s Day

Steer away from dating apps this Valentine’s Day

Karen Limones

February 10, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Opinion

When someone is longing for a relationship or has recently had a breakup, Valentine's Day is a cruel reminder of reality, according to Psych Central. Sometimes, those who are in a vulnerable state look for satisfaction and acceptance through dating apps.Attraction and desire cannot be predicted by da...

Event at restaurant highlights student’s bid for City Council

Event at restaurant highlights student’s bid for City Council

Josh Cozine

February 10, 2018


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

Student Jeremy Markley celebrated announcing his candidacy for Chico City Council at Kinder’s Meat & Deli Friday. The party started at 5 p.m. with appetizers from the deli and chances for guests to talk with Markley.Markley addressed the crowd around 5:30 p.m, speaking on issues he sees as...

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