An Oregon man arrested after a Glenn County chase pleaded guilty on Thursday to illicit trafficking in controlled substances and being a felon in possession of firearms, U. S. Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced.
According to court documents, on July 11, 2013, a California Highway Patrol officer observed Joshua Anthony Bond speeding at
Tara A. Ingraham, 28, of Gilroy was arrested by the Orland Police Department at 4:20 p.m. Feb. 27 in the 6000 block of County Road 12, on suspicion of taking vehicle with out owners consent, receiving stolen property, special allegation. She was booked into the Glenn County Jail. Bail was set at $30,000.
The deadline to declare candidacy in the June 3 primary ends Friday, but the election is already shaping up to be an interesting contest between new and familiar faces.
Added to the mix are two separate school bond measures for voters in Princeton and Willows.
Voters in the Princeton Joint Unified School District will have their
The Orland City Council hopes to send a message to anyone interested in starting an adult-related business such as a strip club or adult book store within city limits that it might be an unprofitable venture.
The City Council on Monday turned the development of regulations on such businesses over to city staff and the planning commission
After 25 years serving beans to support the activities of the Willows Volunteer Fire Department, Willows firefighters mixed things up Sunday with more food, a car show and lots of fun.
The first major fundraiser at the fire station was held March 5, 1989, and included a bean feed and a cake raffle, sponsored by the Willows Firemen's Auxi
Faces! We're fascinated by them. And especially so, when we are able to see them expertly drawn, with all the subtle nuances an accomplished artist can provide.
The Orland Art Center Gallery's March show features 35 fascinating drawings by fine artist Steve Fuller.
Fuller has had a storied career.
Beginning in 1972, Fulle
Donned in red-and-white striped jail garb, sitting beside his attorney in Tehama County Superior Court on Monday, murder suspect Quentin Ray Bealer, 39, a former Willows resident, once again entered a plea of not guilty in the strangling death of Red Bluff teen, Marysa Nichols.
The plea came as a result of the suspect being held for tria
A Grindstone woman was arrested on Sunday after reportedly hitting her former boyfriend in the throat with a flashlight.
Glenn County Sheriff Larry Jones said Sacha Shea Cooper, 33, was booked on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon other than a firearm and on an outstanding felony bench warrant issued by the Glenn County Superior C
The 2014 Farm Bill, formally known as the Agricultural Act of 2014, makes the Livestock Forage Program (LFP) and Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP) permanent programs and provides retroactive authority to cover eligible losses back to Oct. 1, 2011.
LFP provides compensation to eligible producers who suffered grazing losses due to drought
Two Orland men are facing five years in prison for peddling counterfeit music and movies at the Orland and Marysville flea markets, after they changed their not-guilty pleas Thursday in federal court.
Francisco Martinez-Cruz, 34, and Soledad Garcia-Venegas, 31 pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit criminal copyright infringement, United
Deseret Farms of California, with orchards and walnut processing operations in Butte County, donated $10,000 to the City of Orland this week to help with its planned fountain "sprayground."
The charitable donation is the first by a private entity for this fire department-themed children's play area to be constructed at Lely Aquatic Park
It was a big night for Capay Fire Department on Feb. 22, as men and women who are top in their field in law enforcement and firefighting stood before a crowd of their peers and were presented with well deserved recognition.
The small volunteer fire department was one of many fire and law enforcement agencies recognized at the annual Corn
The Joe Gerber Undergraduate Scholarship winners were presented Feb. 22 at the Orland Alumni Association Annual Dinner.
Recipients Sarah Gomes, Sophie Wackerman, Rosali Delgado, Katie Pendergrass, Maigen Matteucci, Becky Pendergrass, Jud Sailsbery, Stephen Batchelder, Matthew Brown, Zach Garzoli, Brandon Smith and Justin Smith.
It was a big day Saturday for Glenn County 4-H.
The public turned out in droves for the annual 4-H dinner at St. Monica's Parish in Willows in support of the program.
The public enjoyed a tri-tip dinner, tried their hand at the cake wheel and turned their kids loose on the variety of carnival games played for prizes.
Shellie Gregoire, left, American Cancer Society staffer and Shianne Osa, Glenn County team captain coordinator, helped kick off the Glenn County Relay for Life at a rally at Miravelle’s Italian Cafe on Thursday.
The American Cancer Society event will be held May 31 and June 1 at the Willows High School track. Relay for Life is a l
Kristine Janae Bracksieck, 24, of Linden was arrested by the Probation Department at 12:20 p.m. Feb. 19 in the 500 block of West Oak Street, on suspicion of controlled substance possession. She was booked into the Glenn County Jail. Bail was set at $10,000.
Alexander Eugene Lynds, 21, of Willow
After confirming 15 cases of measles in California already this year, and a record-setting flu season that killed more than 270 people — including a Glenn County resident earlier this month — state and local health officials are again underlining the importance of vaccination.
By this time last year, there had only been two m
Small rural schools like Princeton in Colusa County and Lake, Plaza and Capay in Glenn County should have high-speed wireless Internet by the launch of the Smarter Balanced field tests across every school district in the state starting next month.
Glenn County Office of Education officials said the $420,000 tower project has been complet
It's a tiny road with an unusual name.
But with up to $2 million, Orland officials said they can do wonders with Road M 1⁄2 to provide greater access to the downtown for residents on the eastern edge of town.
The road, located near the city limits on Walker Street, serves mostly residents in the subdivisions on Bryant and S
Glenn County supervisors received some good news during their mid-year budget report this month — at least compared to some of the fiscal troubles of the past.
After being in the red nearly $57,000 during the same period last year, Finance Director Ed Lamb said the county will be more than $600,00 to the good come June 30.
A Hamilton High School volunteer track coach has been accused of sexual contact with at least one student and "sexting" several others.
Joshua Kelly Hernandez, 23, of Orland was arrested at about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the high school and booked into the Glenn County Jail after nearly a full day of investigation revealed several sexually
Like many people in Glenn County, Marlene Stillwell watched a loved one wage war against cancer.
Her mother battled ovarian cancer eight years before the disease claimed her life.
She was 59 years old.
"We've all been touched by cancer," said Stillwell, a team captain for Glenn County Relay for Life.
For the third year in a row, the makeup of the Willows Museum Society will remain the same.
The small group that met for the annual meeting on Sunday once again stressed the need for new blood to help keep the museum going.
"We need young people if we are to carry on," said Ray Crabtree, president since 2011. "By young, I mean yo
Emergency responders, public health specialists and healthcare professionals from across Northern California are better prepared to respond to major natural or manmade disasters following an intensive, weeklong training at the Center for Domestic Preparedness.
The training was Feb. 8-14.
Responders from Glenn, Tehama, Shasta, Tri