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COLUSA 150: Mystery of Colusa’s most impressive building

Without looking at the photo, would you know which direction the golden bear mounted in the pediment of the Colusa County Courthouse faces? What would...

Arbuckle Ag Science Delivers

  Ag Science students at Pierce High School do more than study science. They experience the principles of science as they apply to producing agricultural products....

Colusa Medical Center passes inspection, will open on Thursday

At long last, 585 days after Colusa Regional Medical Center closed its doors, Colusa County has a hospital again. The Colusa Medical Center passed its...

Maxwell teen crowned 2017 Miss Colusa County

Hannah Azevedo sank to her knees when she heard her name called over the grandstands’ loudspeaker opening day of the Colusa County Fair. The Maxwell...

Arbuckle FFA Christmas Tree lot, now open.

Live Christmas trees are now available at the Arbuckle FFA Tree lot located at the Pierce High School tennis court on Wildwood Road. “Normally,...

Ag Business Feature: Cortina Hulling and Shelling

In 2009, a group of nine area almond growers identified a need for a custom almond huller and sheller. That discussion lead to the development...

ÔĽŅFirst-year summer event a hit, despite the heat

Despite Saturday’s sweltering temperatures, around 300 people ventured out to the ColUSA Made and the Tap Room’s inaugural Summer Fest and Cornhole Tournament. A total...

Colusa Area Little League juniors find victory

For most county Little League athletes, softball has come to an end. But the end has not come for 11 competitive girls from Colusa....

End of the Year Celebration!

The Safe Have Peer Drop-In Center hosted its 5th annual Workforce Education & Training (W.E.T) Action Volunteer end of the year celebration on August...

Drive-by parade for 100th birthday celebration 

A well-known Williams woman is Colusa County’s newest centenarian.  Marie Spooner turned 100 years old on Sunday, and got the surprise of her life.  Dozens of...

Board of Supervisors Recognize Employees

On August 11, 2015, the Colusa County Board of Supervisors honored county employees who’ve reached their milestone years of service between January 2015 and...

Colusa FBLA competes at nationals

Colusa High School took seven students to compete at FBLA’s National Leadership Conference, in San Antonio, Texas, June 28 through July 3. Nearly 12,000...

Egling fifth graders pass drug resistance education

Egling Middle School fifth graders promised to live safe, responsible, and drug-free lives before School Resource Officer Leanne Knudsen and Colusa County Sheriff Joe...

Colusa County Task Force serves another round of warrants in Colusa County

The Colusa County Task Force continued its recent aggressive campaign to combat drug sales in the county over the past month, serving three separate...

Colusa High School FBLA members advance to nationals

Last week, 35 Colusa High School Future Business Leaders of America members attended the FBLA State Conference in Sacramento. State level contestants competed for...

Burchfield Primary Celebrates Presidents Day

Burchfield Primary School first-graders showed their patriotism and musicality on Friday in celebration of Presidents Day. Students dressed in red, white, and blue for their...

Colusa hosts North Valley FFA contests

Last Wednesday, Colusa FFA hosted the North Valley Section FFA Contests at the Colusa County Fairgrounds. With 12 schools participating, over 300 FFA members...

Motorcyclist killed in Highway 45 crash

A motorcyclist was killed Sunday in a collision with a compact car on Highway 45 outside Colusa. The accident occurred shortly after 5:00 PM, when...

Colusa High School holds Career and College Day

Colusa High School hosted a career day last Wednesday for its students and gave them an opportunity to learn about the various career paths...

Task Force, local agencies make eight drug-related arrests in two days, place six...

Over the course of two days last week, the Colusa County Task Force and other local law enforcement agencies arrested a total of eight...

Drag boat races at East Park Reservoir draw a crowd

The first ever drag boat races at East Park Reservoir were a hit this past weekend, drawing 29 boats and between 600 and 700...

Mr. Rotary crowned by pageant contestants

Each year the Colusa Rotarians invite the contestants of the Miss Colusa County Pageants to attend their weekly luncheon. Last Tuesday the five contestants attended...

Adding the family for math success

At Arbuckle Elementary School, each grade level has a family night. The first was held on Oct. 23 for fourth graders and their teachers...

Putnam Way at I-5 Undercrossing to receive Four-Way Stop

In the upcoming weeks, the Intersection of Putnum Way and I-5 Undercrossing in northern Arbuckle, at Davies Chevron, is scheduled to have a four-way...

Residents bowl Christmas trees on Main Street

Large exercise balls and discarded Christmas trees met up with each other on Saturday in a unique event that brought people outdoors and to...

Coronavirus vaccinations underway in Colusa County 

EDITORS NOTE: The County of Colusa released an updated statement following the publication of this story. Read statement. Covid-19, the disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2...

Maxwell schools not returning to full day 

Gov. Gavin Newsom has proposed spending $2 billion to get California schools K-12 students back into the classroom by early spring.  The governor announced the...

Local hemp production not what it hoped to be

Exactly one year after the Colusa County Board of Supervisors permitted the limited production of industrial hemp, officials said hope for a potentially new...

Sites Reservoir team partners with Maxwell Park and Rec 

The Sites Reservoir Authority principals opened their hearts and reached into their own pockets over the holidays to help build something bigger than a...

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