Oroville Mercury-Register May 1962 Court Row About Rock Piles May Delay Dam Construction Construction of Oroville Dam may have to wait until Butte County Superior Court decides whether the rocks piled in mounds south of Oroville are part of
Carol Anderson talks to Oroville City Administrator Randy Murphy in this February file photo outside a fence set up for PG&E crews to begin cutting down a stand of aged trees in front of the Oroville Cemetery. Murphy was fired by the City Council Tuesday night. (Barbara Arrigoni — Mercury-Register file photo)
OROVILLE — When Oroville Police Department's two police dogs, Z-Bo and Bosco, go out on calls in the future, they'll likely be outfitted in something human officers already wear in dangerous situations: bullet- and stab-proof vests.
Oroville >> The Feather River Fish Hatchery’s fish ladder viewing area was closed Monday after someone used a large rock to break an outer window.The incident took place sometime Sunday afternoon, according to Penny Crawshaw, fish
Marvin Gail Owens watches a video put together by family members of Deborah Owens during his sentencing Thursday in Butte County Superior Court in Oroville. He was sentenced to four years for voluntary manslaughter.
Flowers bloom this week along the banks of the Feather River above the Fish Barrier Dam in Oroville. Water districts relying on water from the river were notified Wednesday their supply would be cut by 50 percent.
Guy Gannett stands next to an extremely large beaded panel of his rendition of Bigfoot he is creating for the Salmon Festival. He's been consumed with this project, his aunt thinks he's "nuts" and sometimes he bores people because that's all he wants to talk about. Guy watched his grandmother loom beads as a child then learned himself. Oroville, California September 9, 2014. (Emily Bertolino - Mercury Register)