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Country Pumpkins offers one of the largest corn mazes near Chico for Halloween

Country Pumpkins offers one of the largest corn mazes near Chico for Halloween

Natalie Hanson, Ulises Duenas, Grant Schmieding, and Alex Coba

October 30, 2018


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One of the local traditions during the Halloween season, in Chico, is taking a trip to your nearest corn maze. The maze, offered by Country Pumpkins in Orland, located off of Highway 32, is perhaps the largest you'll find nearby. It offers a different, large and complex maze each year and scary ghouls an...

Photo of the day

Photo of the day

Olyvia Simpson

October 30, 2018


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Stacy Lazzarino and her daughter are illuminated by the eerie blue light while shooting zombies at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds Sunday night.

Podcast: The WWE is fun and progressive

Podcast: The WWE is fun and progressive

Andrew Baumgartner, Ricardo Tovar, and Ulises Duenas

October 29, 2018


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The Wildcat Rumble is back with a special episode and a special guest. This special episode comes on the heels of the WWE's most recent pay-per-view, this one consisting of women-only matches. The special guest for this special episode is Ulises Duenas from The Orion's arts and entertainment section. John Cena was not seen d...

Playlist: Beyond ‘Monster Mash,’ our favorite Halloween picks for the season

Playlist: Beyond ‘Monster Mash,’ our favorite Halloween picks for the season

Ulises Duenas, Natalie Hanson, Grant Schmieding, and Alex Coba

October 29, 2018


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While Halloween songs have never reached the level of cultural oversaturation as the Christmas genre, there's more to listen to to get in the mood for the season than the usual tracks you'll hear at any party down the block this October. Spooky season requires a little more variety, and we're here to...

Photo of the day

Photo of the day

Olyvia Simpson

October 28, 2018


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Aryanna Guitron feeds leaves to a friendly goat at TJ Farms Estates. Guitron went with friends from the group Christian Challenge to pick out a pumpkin for Halloween.

Podcast: What makes our favorite horror video games work

Podcast: What makes our favorite horror video games work

Alex Coba, Ulises Duenas, Natalie Hanson, and Grant Schmieding

October 28, 2018


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Halloween is almost here and we're ready for new games of the season, with another podcast this week as we discuss our favorite scary video games. As video games progress rapidly through improving technology and increasing possibilities, horror games have been some of the most lucrative offerings in the me...

On This Day: ‘1999’ brings Prince to a wider audience

On This Day: ‘1999’ brings Prince to a wider audience

Natalie Hanson

October 27, 2018


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Prince left his mark on pop and won international fame with this album in 1982. Influencing '80s pop with its electrofunk sound, this album drips with style and sex appeal and could leave you wishing it was 1982 again.This was Prince's fifth album and his first to feature the band Revolution. Heavy on ...

Podcast: Kawhi Leonard welcomes you to the NBA

Podcast: Kawhi Leonard welcomes you to the NBA

Andrew Baumgartner and Ricardo Tovar

October 26, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Mobile Headlines, Multimedia, Sports

Another episode of the Wildcat Rumble is ready. Andrew and Ricardo start the discussion about the NBA and then slowly work toward the NFL and World Series. Stick around to see who Andrew and Ricardo think is the best wide receiver in the NFL. Thank you for listening to another episode of the Wildcat Rumble and be sure to check out the othe...

‘Sit Lie’ Reinstated and The Return of Sigma Chi on The Orion’s newscast Oct. 24

‘Sit Lie’ Reinstated and The Return of Sigma Chi on The Orion’s newscast Oct. 24

Alex Grant

October 24, 2018


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On this week's newscast the city council passing of the Sit and Lie Ordinance is covered, the return of Sigma Chi is featured, the Chikoko fashion show is described and much more. Christian Solis, Natalie Hanson, Alejandra Fraga and Alex Grant can be reached at [email protected] or @theori...

Playlist: 11 video game soundtracks that transcend the medium

Playlist: 11 video game soundtracks that transcend the medium

Ulises Duenas

October 22, 2018


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The music in a game can make a huge difference when playing. It can turn an average game into something memorable. While players log hours into whatever they play, the songs and sounds become burned into the mind. Below are some of the greatest soundtracks to ever grace gaming.DOOM (2016) 2016's reboot of D...

Podcast: Suck it up Lebron

Podcast: Suck it up Lebron

Andrew Baumgartner and Ricardo Tovar

October 20, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Mobile Headlines, Multimedia, Sports

Andrew and Ricardo are back with another episode of the Wildcat Rumble. The NBA season is now upon us which means some analysis of the first few games. As always there is talk of the NFL and MLB postseason. Thank you for listening. The Wildcat Rumble is a weekly podcast for The Orion. Be sure to check out th...

Photo of the day

Photo of the day

Maury Montalvo

October 20, 2018


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Chico State student, Kelly Portillo, holds one of the pumpkins she got from The Hubs trip to Peterson Sisters Pumpkin Patch.

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