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The Double Standard of Chris Evans’ Nude Photo

The Double Standard of Chris Evans' Nude Photo
September 26, 2020

Actor Chris Evans recently had what I’m affectionately calling a d*ck snafu on social media. He uploaded a screenshot of his phone’s camera roll, most of which were for publicity purposes.  Evans...

Improvement for Local Parks in Butte County’s Ballot

February 25, 2020

On March 3, there will be a parcel tax measure on the ballot in Butte County. One of the most talked about propositions is “Measure A” which will fund the improvement of local parks. If voters...

Sustainability measure shows Chico’s determination for climate action

April 12, 2019

On April 17, students will have the opportunity to participate in Chico State's student election. This year's ballot includes a proposition to better educate students on the issues of climate change.Local...

The race for the A.S. student body begins

Three of the candidates in the running for the Associated Students body are Alfonso Caldera, Harry Hatch and Gustavo Martir. All three were present at Tuesday night's race highlighting event. Photo credit: Olyvia Simpson & Nate Rettinger
April 9, 2019

The official race for Associated Student body positions began Tuesday evening after a presentation was given outlining the rules of campaigning for the next week.Alfonso Caldera is a candidate running...

Political forum offers insight on the 2018 midterm election

Professor Dwyre hosts the Justice and Politics Forum detailing the midterm election on Wednesday evening. Photo credit: Nate Rettinger
February 23, 2019

Diana Dwyre, a political science professor at Chico State, held a forum on Wednesday to answer the many questions regarding the recent 2018 midterm election.Dwyre began by addressing the assumptions that...

California Measures Voters Guide: Learn about the 11 propositions on this year’s ballot

Getty Images by Adam Kaz
November 4, 2018

Prepare for the upcoming election this Tuesday by informing yourself on the ballot measures and their possible impact on the state. Proposition 1: Funds affordable housing for people affected by the California...

California Senate candidate does some last minute campaigning

Phillip Kim campaigning at the Chico Certified Farmers Market Photo credit: Justin Jackson
November 4, 2018

Democratic candidate, Phillip Kim, was finishing up last minute campaigning, on Saturday, at Chico Certified Farmers Market.Kim is running for the California State Senate for District 4 against incumbent,...

Audrey Denney rallies students

Audrey Denney giving her speech about what her campaign is all about, at a rally held Wednesday Photo credit: Yaritza Ayon
October 18, 2018

Audrey Denney was at the Student Success Center Plaza, Wednesday, encouraging students to vote, as well as to register to vote if they hadn’t already. This event was hosted by student organizations,...

Photo of the day

Chico State Democrats show their disapproval for Donald Trump with a giant inflatable
October 17, 2018

Chico State Democrats show their disapproval for Donald Trump with a giant inflatable "Trump Chicken." The chicken was accompanied by free hotdogs and voter registration cards.

Forums offered this week to further discussion of fee increases

Forums offered this week to further discussion of fee increases
April 2, 2018

Two forums to allow discussion between students of proposed fee increases will be held this week.In recent weeks, forums have taken place to allow for conversations about proposed student fee adjustments...

Candidates for Associated Students seek votes

Photo credit: Sean Martens
April 8, 2017

The Associated Student elections will be held Wednesday, April 12. This year, there are 31 students running and eight additional as write-ins. Students will be notified with an email April 12 about casting...

City council rejects sanctuary city proposal

Sanctuary City proposal Photo credit: Bianca Quilantan
February 22, 2017

Residents of Chico were denied making the city a sanctuary at the council meeting Feb. 21. People ranging from doctors to Chico State students came to support this resolution. “I would like the...

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