The Orion

Stolen items found in a local storage unit

Sgt. Steve Collins investigates the case. Photo courtesy of Butte County Sheriff's Office.

Christian Solis

September 6, 2017

Storage unit full of stolen items was unlocked by Butte County Sheriff's Office.Tuesday, the sheriff's office received a tip that there may be stolen property in a local storage unit, A.B. Self Storage. Sgt. Steve Collins was on the scene when they arrived. He said, "Stolen golf clubs, mail, laptops, TVs, hockey equipment, drones and motorcycle helmet...

Rail ties being replaced in Chico

Crew member on West Sacramento Avenue gets ready to slow down traffic as construction to replace the railroad ties begin Photo credit: George Johnston

George Johnston

February 21, 2016

Construction to replace the railroad ties running through Chico began Sunday Feb. 21. "They're old and the nails are coming out," John Gaston, a crew member on site explained. By law, railroad ties are to be replaced every so many years to maintain the railroad said Sunny Shea, another crew member...

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