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Defendants in Feb. robbery, shooting case sentenced

The Colusa man and woman who were arrested in February on charges related to a shooting and robbery near Colusa Casino were sentenced in...

Williams man charged with construction yard thefts sentenced

James Thomas Vaughn, the Williams man who was arrested earlier this year in connection with various property thefts in the region, including three at...

District Attorney’s office dismisses case against Cortina man accused of child molestation

Earlier this month, the Colusa County District Attorney’s Office dismissed all charges against William Richard Combs Jr., the 47-year-old Cortina man whom they alleged...

Judge denies Orozco-Lopez’s motion to disqualify District Attorney’s Office

Preliminary hearing re-set for August 24 The Colusa County District Attorney’s Office will continue prosecuting the case against a Williams Unified School Board Member who...

Preliminary hearing set for convicted sex offender

A preliminary hearing has been set for Oct. 10 for registered sex offender John Justice Goodman, 80, of Colusa, who has been out of...

District Attorney’s Office will not charge parade horse rider for DUI

The Colusa County District Attorney’s Office will not file charges against the horse rider who was arrested on suspicion of felony driving under the...

District Attorney works to keep Ramazzini in jail

In their fight to keep a convicted murderer behind bars, the Colusa County District Attorney’s Office is taking on a new opponent: the State...

2 dead in wrong-way collision on Interstate 5

Two people are dead after one of them was driving the wrong way on Interstate 5 early Monday morning. The California Highway Patrol says a...

Man accused of sex crimes against a child pleads not guilty to all charges

William Combs Jr., the 47-year-old Cortina man charged with committing a forcible lewd act upon a child and various special allegations that could put...

Orangevale woman killed in Highway 20 collision

On June 17, at approximately 12:15 PM, Barbara Newton, 52, of Orangevale, CA, was driving her vehicle, a 2016 Ford Fusion, eastbound on Highway...

Missing senior found after wrong way driver report

On June 17, at approximately 2:05 AM, the California Highway Patrol began receiving calls of a wrong way driver, driving south in the northbound...

Colusa Police officers pull man from overturned car in canal

Two Colusa Police officers pulled a 60-year-old Maxwell man from an overturned pickup in an irrigation ditch on Maxwell-Colusa Road last Wednesday, saving his...

Cortina man arrested on suspicion of forcible lewd acts upon a child

A 47-year-old Cortina man is behind bars, accused of committing sex crimes against a minor. Williams Combs Jr. was arrested by the Colusa County Sheriff’s...

Man accused of February shooting near casino pleads guilty Alleged co-conspirator awaiting pre-plea report...

Ysidro Chico Arismendez, the 33-year-old Colusa man who was accused of shooting an unnamed victim in the chest near the Colusa Casino in early...

Lodoga homeowner holds suspected burglar at gunpoint

Law enforcement officials said on Friday that homeowner in rural Colusa County interrupted a burglary in progress at his home, and held the suspected...

Two arrested for meth possession, sale

On May 23, at around 4:52 PM, the Colusa County Task force, with the assistance of a Colusa County Sheriff’s Deputy and two California...

Investigators suspect alleged murderer Salvador Garcia received help from family

More than five months after the murder of Karen Garcia, the suspect in her murder – her ex-boyfriend and the father of her two-year-old...

Charges dismissed against Wolfenbarger

William Richard Wolfenbarger, 36, appeared in custody at the Colusa County Superior Court on May 16, on charges that he violated the conditions of...

Convicted sex offender arrested after violating parole conditions

The Colusa County Probation Department arrested William Richard Wolfenbarger, 36, following a routine parole search at his residence in Williams on May 8. “He was...

Hearing set for accused double murderer

A preliminary hearing has been set for Sept. 5 for the man accused of killing two women in Arbuckle. Martin Christian Ehrke, 49, waived...

Orozco Lopez arraigned on perjury, election code violation charges

  Rosa Elia Orozco Lopez, the Williams School Board member accused of a number of election code violations and perjury, was arraigned in the Colusa...

Re-sentencing hearing for Ramazzini pushed back

  The re-sentencing hearing for convicted murderer Nathan Ramazzini, initially slated to begin next week, will be rescheduled at the request of the Colusa County...

Man flees police after crashing into Colusa traffic signal, arrested

A Yuba City man who mistakenly believed he had outstanding warrants was arrested in Colusa after he crashed into the traffic signal on Bridge...

High speed pursuit ends in Dunnigan

A Livermore man is behind bars after a pursuit that began near Williams on Sunday night ended in bizarre fashion in Yolo County. James M....

Convicted sex offender out on bail 

After serving nearly seven months behind bars, a registered sex offender has been allowed to return home while he awaits trial.  Superior Court Judge Jeffrey...

Police arrest Williams man suspected in construction yard thefts

  A Williams man wanted for stealing more than $300,000 in property from various locations in cities across the north state was arrested by the...

Kidnapping suspect arrested

A 42-year-old Roseville man was arrested by a Colusa County Sheriff’s deputy in Willows on Monday. At around 10:25 AM, the Colusa County Sheriff’s Office...

DA’s Office arrests Williams school board member

On Friday, the Colusa County District Attorney’s office arrested Rosa Elia Orozco Lopez – a second-term trustee for the Williams Unified School District –...

Man arrested in connection with Maxwell burglaries

A 20-year-old Maxwell man is behind bars after Colusa County Sheriff’s Office investigators say he burglarized multiple classrooms at Maxwell High School on March...

Man arrested after tussling with Colusa Police officer

A 23-year-old Colusa man was arrested on Friday after police say he committed battery against an employee at the Full Stop Market in Colusa,...

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