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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...

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...

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...

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...

ï»żFirst-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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

New subdivision underway in Colusa

Groundbreaking got underway last week on a new housing development in Colusa. In collaboration with the City of Colusa and Colusa Industrial Properties, Blazona Development...

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,...

Colusa County Open…As you see fit

The Colusa County Board of Supervisors voted 5-0 today to take no further action that violates the Constitutional rights of local businesses and citizens,...

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....

Willows woman killed in solo car crash

A Glenn County woman was killed in a single vehicle crash on Interstate 5 near Arbuckle on Friday. Dana Owens, 56, was traveling southbound around...

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...

Three killed on I-5 in two separate accidents 

Three people were killed on Interstate 5 in Colusa County over a five day period in two separate accidents.  A Yuba City couple were killed...

Williams’ new music teacher takes mariachi program to the next level

Maestro Idbin Acosta couldn’t feel more at home at Williams High School than if he had gone to school there. For his first teaching position,...

Colusa County Open?

Clarification: In the May 20, story on ‘Colusa County Open..maybe? Sort of...it’s complicated’, there is some confusion by Colusa officials and members of the...

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...

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