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Missing Colusa woman found dead in Woodland, ex-boyfriend wanted for murder (updated)

Hundreds of friends and family of the five young adults killed in last Sunday’s crash in Yolo County gathered for a candlelight vigil in...

Suspected murderer apprehended

Salvador Garcia Jr., 23, the suspected murderer of Karen Garcia, was apprehended by the U.S. Marshals Service after being located in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. Salvador...

Two women found dead in Arbuckle, man arrested for murder (Updated)

UPDATE: The Colusa County Sheriff’s Office has identified the two women found dead in Arbuckle on Thursday as Kimberly Lynn Taylor, 39, and Jessica Lynn...

(updated) Body discovered in a freezer in Arbuckle, unnamed suspect in custody

UPDATED at 4:15 PM, Jan. 25 On Jan. 25, at 3:55 AM, the Colusa County Sheriff's Department responded to a residence in the 6000 block...

Natalie Corona follows in father’s footsteps

On August 2, Natalie Corona, 22, was sworn in to the Davis Police Department, following in the footsteps of her father – Merced Corona...

Police searching for vehicle connected to murder suspect

Local law enforcement are searching for a black, 2011 Toyota Sienna Van with the license plate of 6NYB823, which may be connected to Salvador...

Body found in Williams

At approximately 2:34 PM, the Colusa County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the report of a body in a ditch just south of Myers...

WPD asking for help to find missing person

Missing person report as provided by the Williams Police Department. On January 9, 2018 the Williams Police Department received a report of a missing person...

Colusa County reports first confirmed case of COVID-19

On March 27, 2020, The Colusa County Public Health Department received confirmation that a Colusa County resident has tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19)....

Mendocino Complex Fire: Mandatory evacuations for portions of Colusa County

Editor's Note: The Pioneer Review will continue to update this story as more information is made available. Colusa County Information (10:15 AM - Sat., Aug. 5) With...

Psychologist’s testimony the focus on first day of Ramazzini re-sentencing hearing

By: Susan Meeker susan@colusacountynews.net There is no guarantee convicted murderer Nathan Ramazzini will ever get out of jail under California’s new resentencing law, but his hope...

DUI suspected in death of Colusa boy

Driving under the influence of alcohol is believed to be a factor in the death of a 10-year-old boy from Colusa on Sunday. The California...

College City man killed in solo vehicle crash

The California Highway Patrol is asking the public’s help as they investigate a single-vehicle crash Sunday night on Interstate 5 that killed a 24-year-old...

Police Officer Natalie Corona of Arbuckle gunned down 

The community is mourning the loss of police officer and Arbuckle resident Natalie Corona, who was shot and killed on Thursday while on duty...

Search continues for missing teen

NOV. 6, 2019: The Colusa County Sheriff’s Department continues to search for 18-year-old, Jose Canchola.  According to police, Canchola was last seen around 3 AM Sunday,...

The County of Colusa prepares for reopening

Government officials from the County of Colusa, and the Cities of Williams and Colusa announced an effort towards reopening following the expiration of the...

Garcia-Vaca appears for arraignment

Salvador Garcia-Vaca sat in Colusa County Superior Court today in shackles, and a bulletproof vest as he listened to a police detective say Karen...

Ramazzini’s fate in Judge’s hand Final arguments and sentencing to be held Friday

Nathan Ramazzini, 38, will be resentenced in Colusa County Superior Court on Friday after he admitted in court that he planned and executed his...

No reduced bail for ex-con charged with fleeing cops

A convicted felon and one of Butte County’s Most Wanted won’t get out of jail free. Despite new Judicial Council rules for clearing out jails...

Grocery Outlet proposed for Williams

The Williams Planning Commission last week approved the design and the site plan for the Grocery Outlet proposed on the east side of town. The...

Colusa County Public Health Officer Extends and Expands Upon Shelter-in-Place Order 

Earlier today, Dr. Gregory Burt, Colusa County Public Health Officer, issued an Order Restricting Activities in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak.  The Order directs all...

Judge upholds teenage killer’s original sentence 

Two days after Nathan Ramazzini, 38, took the witness stand in a Colusa County courtroom and said he was “a monster” and that he...

Colusa Councilman and business owner dies unexpectedly at 51

Last Tuesday’s city council meeting in Colusa was a somber affair as city staff and councilmembers struggled to grasp the news that councilman Kirk...

CHP serves search warrant at home of former fair CEO

The California Highway Patrol served a search warrant at the home of former Colusa County Fair CEO Jonathan Howard on Friday. The warrant was served...

Thievery sours Arbuckle fundraiser

Organizers hope suspected thief will have a change of heart Among the most popular annual fundraising events in Arbuckle, the Knights of Columbus’s “A Taste...

Ramazzini seeks reduced sentence, hearing set for May 10

  Over the course of his 32 year career as a prosecutor in Colusa County, one case in particular stands out in the mind of...

Two suffer “major injuries” in Interstate 5 collision

A man and a woman were transported to Enloe Medical Center with major injuries from a two-car collision on Interstate 5 on Saturday, the...

Accused killer makes first appearance in court Tuesday afternoon

UPDATED: August 8, 2019 at 11:50 AM A preliminary hearing will be set on Oct. 9 for the Williams native accused of slaying Karen Garcia,...

Five County residents killed in Yolo crash

Five Colusa County residents were among six people killed in a head-on collision early Sunday morning on Interstate 5 near Woodland, the California Highway...

Police Blotter (07/18/2018)

Information comes from the Colusa County Sheriff’s Office. All parties below are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Jesus Alvaro Cortez, 40,...

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