Tuesday, March 2, 2021

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Colusa County officials to discuss reopening economy

Exactly two weeks after Colusa County Public Health officials deemed the risk of catching the SARS-CoV-2 virus so significant that they threatened citizens with...

Essentially Colusa: Pharmacists

In a world that is afraid of getting sick, pharmacists are among those considered to be essential workers, carrying out the doctor’s orders for...

Two Colusa residents die in Sutter County crash

Two unidentified Colusa residents died in a five-vehicle collision Saturday morning on the Sutter Causeway west of Yuba City on Highway 20, reported the...

Tomato processing plant to close

About 200 employees will be without a job following the current harvest season at the Olam processing plant in Williams.  The company announced in a...

Three die in Interstate 5 crash on Friday

Three Sacramento-area residents are dead and another suffered major injuries after the car they were traveling in on Interstate 5 was struck by a...

Allison Traynham crowned 2018 Colusa County Mini Miss

Allison Traynham of Colusa will wear the crown of Mini Miss Colusa County until this time next year. The 12-year-old daughter of Don and Jennifer...

Community shows support for Ingebretsen family ahead of Ramazzini re-sentencing hearing

On Monday, around 80 community members gathered in front of the historic Colusa County Courthouse on Market Street before breaking into groups and dispersing...

Williams Police Chief resigns amid controversy 

Williams Police Chief Ed Anderson resigned as the department’s top cop on Monday, officially stepping away from the position he has held for two...

Going stir crazy? Try taking a walk

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The River Shanty: Secret histories of American river people

It all started as a ‚Äúgin-and-tonic-fueled bad idea,‚ÄĚ and it just sort of grew from there. Over the course of the last four years, Santa...

Drag boat races coming to East Park Reservoir

A weekend filled with horsepower and high speeds is slated for next month at East Park Reservoir, as drag boat racing is coming to...

Double-fatal crash near Colusa

A two-vehicle crash near Colusa on Thursday afternoon killed two, injured three others. The California Highway Patrol said the crash occurred at approximately 12:30 PM...

Ambulance services to be cut in county

UPDATE: Local agencies working on fix for ambulance shortage Colusa County has faced a reduction in ambulance services before, but for the first time in...

Arrest log (03/04/2020)

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One dead after car, tractor-trailer collision on Old Highway 99

An Elk Grove man was killed last Wednesday after his car collided with a big rig at the intersection of Myers Road and Old...

Colusa teachers find way to visit quarantined kids 

Teachers in Colusa County Unified School District managed to say both hello and goodbye to their self-isolated students on Friday, before an expanded shelter-in-place...

Williams Police Chief, others placed on administrative leave

The Williams Police Department is down three of its staff while the city conducts an investigation.  Police Chief Ed Anderson, Sgt. Steve Woldanski, and Police...

Corona wins District 1 Supervisor race

While the results are not yet official, it’s safe to say that Colusa County’s only contested local race has already been decided. The Colusa County...

Colusa Assembly of God Church Welcomes Pastor Ken Edwards

The congregation at the Assembly of God Church in Colusa is welcoming a new pastor, a familiar face of the community. Pastor Ken Edwards has...

Essential Colusa: CHP

As restrictions increase to slow the spread of COVID-19, there are fewer motorists on the road. Drivers consist primarily of people that work for...

Local Athletes Inducted into Colusa County Sports Hall of Fame

On Saturday, June 28, 2014 dozens of top High School student athletes, and section championship winning teams will be inducted into the Colusa County...

Williams pool to be dedicated in honor of Wes Goforth, former Public Works Director

On Saturday, the Williams Swimming Pool will be re-christened in honor of Wesley Allen Goforth, the long-time city employee and Williams Volunteer Firefighter who...

Bizarre drug store burglaries baffle police

The Colusa Police Department is actively looking for two people who they believe used a large rock to break through the front door of...

Teachers bridge the gap in distance learning

The staff of Pierce Unified School District took their show on the road on March 31 to stay connected to students ordered to stay...

Rohde retires after 31-years

Inside the Agricultural Mechanics Office at Pierce High School was a photo clipped to a file cabinet, one reminiscent of a Norman Rockwell painting....

Fourth Williams police officer placed on administrative leave

Another Williams Police Office has been added to the list of personnel placed on paid administrative leave pending an internal investigation.  Williams City Administrator Frank...

Candlelight vigil held for six lives lost to tragedy

In a community where everyone knows everyone, the loss of Kristian Macias Paiz, 23, his girlfriend, Jessica Romero Garcia, 19, Cristian Lopez-Cambron, 25, his...

Signs of the times

The graduating Class of 2020 will forever be known as the Class of COVID-19. Because this year’s crop of Colusa County high school seniors are...

Progress made on Mendocino Complex fires

Firefighters are making headway in their efforts to contain the Mendocino Complex Fire burning in Lake, Mendocino, and Colusa counties, officials said during a...

Williams couple to close Mid-Valley Napa store 

Friday will be the end of an era for a Williams family with longtime ties to Napa Auto Parts.  Marvin and Jeanine Burgess are saying...

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