Tuesday, October 27, 2020

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Colusa County Scarecrow Contest Winners Announced

Local businesses competed in a Scarecrow Contest held in conjunction with the Colusa County Pumpkin Village in Colusa. Co-hosted by the Colusa County Chamber of...

Williams native advances in National Guard

Second Lt. Allison Ward, of Williams, was commissioned as a Signal Officer into the 422d Expeditionary Signal Battalion in the Nevada National Guard in...

Colusa Harvest Festival and Pancake Breakfast on Saturday

Returning for its second year, downtown Colusa will be filled with crafters, vendors, food tents, music, and fun activities for all ages. “We encourage everyone...

Colusa Unified building interest in building schools

The Colusa Unified School District facilities meeting last week quadrupled in attendance after Superintendent Dwayne Newman sent out personal invitations to community members, staff,...

Premier Mushroom awards grants by the dozen 

The largest group of non-profits to date will be able to pay their good fortune forward throughout the community, thanks to grants provided this...

County school children get a lesson on bullying

It was a sobering moment when the Colusa County District Attorney’s Enforcement Officer, Cindy DeWoody, asked if Arbuckle Elementary 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders...

Fugate masters Automotive and Diesel

Williams native Corey Fugate recently graduated from the Sacramento Campus of Universal Technical Institute (UTI), the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking...

New court rules drops bail, pushes civil cases out

While the wheels of justice have always turned slowly, Colusa County Superior Court has all but ground to a halt, now that SARS-CoV-2 has...

Holiday Gift Faire returns; celebrating 30 years

Are you looking for a unique gift? Something handmade? Then it’s time you mark your calendars as the Colusa Holiday Gift Faire and Craft...

CAL FIRE: Don’t Let Odorless Gas Kill You!

With colder temperatures and increased use of heating devices, CAL FIRE is warning of the threat of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. CO is a...

California Water Grab into Farm Bill was Unsuccessful

Today, it was announced that House Republican Leadership tried to insert a provision into the Farm Bill to divert Northern California water toward San Joaquin...

Saying Goodbye to Chung Sun Market

It was an emotional day as Colusa community members prepared to say goodbye to their beloved supermarket, Chung Sun. On July, 31, 2014 the Colusa...

Colusa Police Department Canine Association fundraiser draws a crowd

Nearly 200 dinners were sold at the Colusa Police Department Canine Association’s tri-tip dinner and fundraiser last Thursday – not a bad start for...

Toys Distributed Just in Time for Christmas

While it was not a record year for toy donations with the California Highway Patrol & Impact Life’s Toy Drive, many families and children...

Disasters spark urgency to refine local rapid notification system

In the face of disaster, an official “heads up” could be key for people and communities to get out of harm’s way. After wildfires swept...

Community wall raising celebrates affordable housing development

NeighborWorks Sacramento Region was joined by City of Williams’ Mayor Alfred Sellers Jr. and representatives from the United States Department of Agriculture, Rural Housing...

Governor Brown Connects Family Heritage to Williams Roots

“We spoke with Mother Nature, and she has decided to cooperate,” said Williams Mayor Pat Ash as he introduced Governor Jerry Brown during his...

Two arrested after high speed pursuit ends in Williams

At approximately, 3:23 PM on Saturday, Sept. 10, a Williams Area CHP Officer was paroling Highway 20 in an area west of Walnut Road...

Corn Canon – it’s a blast

No matter what age you - you’ll be hooked once you shoot the corn cannon designed and built for the first ever Colusa County...

Proposed Transmission Line Project Scoping Meetings

The Colusa County and Yuba-Sutter County Farm Bureau’s are encouraging farmers and the public to attend Public Scoping meetings to learn about a proposed...

Rib cook-off planned for Saturday

With so many people claiming to have the best chops at the grill, taste is in the buds of the beholder. Karen’s House will...

Colusa Boy Kidnapped for Making Another Child Cry

A husband and wife are in custody after kidnapping a 13 year old boy for making their child cry. Rebecca Carranza-Molina , age 44,and Jose...

6.0M Earthquake Shakes Napa

Social media was a buzz as people awoke to a 6.0 magnitude earthquake near Napa earlier this morning. At approximately 3:20 a.m. a 6.0 magnitude...

Grad Night is a Time for Celebrating, Not Crashing

Another school year has come and gone, and, for many students, graduation marks the end of their high school or college careers. Although the...

Colusa County 4-H members put best feet forward 

About 40 members of 4-H from clubs throughout Colusa County participated in the annual Presentation Day, held at Princeton High School on Saturday.  The venue...

Area photographers featured as a part of Colusa County Arts Council’s Waterfowl Month

The work of some of the area’s finest waterfowl photographers is on display at the Colusa County Arts Council, which held an artists’ reception...

Williams Kindergarten Students Learn Safety & Visit Local Businesses

Williams Kindergarten Students received a special treat prior to the last day of school – a visit from the Williams Fire and Police Departments...

Destruction Derby brings fair to smashing finish

When the dust settled at the 2017 Colusa County Demolition Derby’s twelve-car main event, just two cars remained. Both belonged to Arbuckle residents. A one-on-one battle...

Things to know before boarding the Haunted Paintball Hayride

Tickets for the Haunted Paintball Hayride at the Colusa County Fairgrounds are on sale now at the fair office, and online at www.colusacountyfairgrounds.com. “Last year’s...

Veterans raising funds for honorary sculpted art tiles

With the sixth panel of the Colusa County Veterans Memorial wall near completion, organizers are seeking the opportunity to continue its dedication in honoring...

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