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Williams school board race may lead to major changes

The forum last week for candidates running for the Williams Unified School District Board of Trustees had the least attendance of the five events hosted by the Colusa County Chamber of Commerce, but it was likely the most important. With three 4-year seats and one 2-year seat up for grabs, with only one appointed incumbent running, the Nov. 3 election could have the most far-reaching impacts. A possible new school board majority, at last week’s candidate...

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Local Government

Active Cases 3
Recovered/Released 532
Quarantined 7
Hospitalized 0
Deaths 6
COVID-19 Cases
since Mar. 27, 2020
541
DATA OBTAINED Oct. 8, 2020 – 3:32 PM
Colusa County Est. Population 21,627

 

Crime and Courts

Court denies suspected gunman’s motion to dismiss case

The Lake County man accused of shooting at an occupied vehicle at the Orv’s Gas Station in Williams last December lost his motion to the court to have his case dismissed. Colusa County Superior Court Judge Elizabeth Ufkes Olivera, on Oct. 7, upheld the court’s previous decision that there was...

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Obituaries

Dale Alan Wilkerson (1942-2020)

Dale Alan Wilkerson entered heaven on September 18, 2020, at the age of 78 surrounded by his love ones at his home in Stayton,...

Bonnie Maxine Spyres (1928-2020)

Bonnie Maxine Spyres, 91, of Arbuckle, passed away peacefully September 17, 2020 surrounded by her family. Maxine was born November 4, 1928 at the hospital...

Barbara (Coronado) Swett (1960-2020)

The family of Barbara (Coronado) Swett are deeply saddened to inform you on September 16, 2020 Barbara passed away peacefully with her family by...

Ronald R. Bem (1946-2020)

Ronald R. Bem of Calpine and Colusa passed away on Thursday, September 10, at Tahoe Forest Hospital in Truckee after a hard fought battle...

Arthur Olivares (1937-2020)

Arthur Olivares, 83, of Grimes, passed away peacefully on September 15, 2020. He was born June 21, 1937, in Douglas, Arizona, the fourth of...

Samuel Milton Mason (1944-2020)

It is with great sadness that we, the family of Samuel Milton Mason announce his passing on September 20, 2020 in Roseville, CA after...

Local Sports

Krug to Lead Maxwell Volleyball

Despite the fact that no volleyball games have yet to be played in 2020, this year has been a homecoming of sorts for three local coaches in Colusa County who have returned to their alma maters to fill vacancies at the varsity level. While both Colusa and Williams made their introductions earlier this summer, now the spotlight turns to Maxwell, where Ashley Krug has been selected to lead the Panther volleyball program. Krug, a 2003 Maxwell graduate grew up playing club volleyball, but had to venture to cities like Chico, Davis and Redding because there were no local teams at the...

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