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Officials from Yuba and Sutter counties are teaming up to recruit a bi-county health officer to serve both jurisdictions, a move that is expected to save money and result in a more comprehensive approach to public health issues that confront both communities.

(Editor’s Note: A half dozen community leaders from various fields – health, law enforcement, business, real estate, etc. – sat down with local Assemblyman James Gallagher Tuesday to review action by the Legislature. This is part two of two parts about the discussion, the video of which is a…

California voters will have the chance to re-consider decisions they made over the last few years regarding the criminal justice system when the 2020 general election comes around next November. 

Led by former professional racer and promoter Gordon Tom, the GT Challenge returns to historic Marysville for the fourth year on Saturday, Oct. 19. 

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Honoring those who served in the military, the Yuba-Sutter area will again participate in placing wreaths on the graves of veterans this December. It’s an opportunity to reflect and remember those who served.

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump found himself increasingly isolated Wednesday as members of his own party decried the withdrawal of U.S. troops from northern Syria – a move that cleared the way for a Turkish invasion – and top administration officials set off for an uncertain diplomatic …

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Adventist Health/Rideout was awarded the 2019 Quality Award at the Adventist Health Clinical Summit Monday. The facility was recognized, out of the 20 hospitals in the network, for  improvements the hospital has put in place to improve patient care.

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Editor’s Note: A half dozen community leaders from various fields – health, law enforcement, business, real estate, etc. – sat down with local Assemblyman James Gallagher Tuesday to review action by the Legislature. 

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SAN FRANCISCO –  Less than a week after utilities shut off power to hundreds of thousands of customers up and down California, experts and regulators are beginning to assess what went wrong and what the future portends.

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Performing pieces from Broadway, movie scores and classical orchestral pieces, the Yuba Sutter Oratorio Society has been bringing the joy of music to the area going on 81 years.

Jenny Cavaliere said she was “very, very fortunate,” that her business, High Sierra Beef in Oregon House, was not ruined by the Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E) shutoff that began last Wednesday morning and lasted until Saturday for some in Yuba County. 

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As high school students prepare to decide what college they may want to attend, they might decide to visit campuses to get a first-hand view. 

Roxann Chacon-Mendez starts work at 3 a.m. so with three children and no car, things could be challenging. Not anymore.

A man from Olivehurst who allegedly barricaded himself and his three children in the home of his wife was arrested Saturday morning and charged with cruelty to a child, false imprisonment, burglary and obstructing a peace officer, according to Yuba County Sheriff’s Office public information …

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Pumpkins, pumpkins and more pumpkins! 

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The Marysville Joint Unified School District recently accepted a $1.8 million grant for after-school programs.

The Colusa-Sacramento River State Recreation Area was adorned in pink on Saturday for the Walk for a Life Breast Cancer Awareness 5K Run/Walk, an event organized by Colusa High School senior Cole Simmons for his senior project. 

AMMAN, Jordan – Turkish-backed Syrian rebel factions overran the Syrian border town of Ras al-Ayn on Saturday, officials said, securing a strategic passageway for Turkey’s offensive against a U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish militia.

Helen Perkins has volunteered with the Marysville Police Department for seven years, but her start in public service goes back around 40 years to when she started working for the department as a  20-year-old typist-clerk who wrote out reports and as a dispatcher. 

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Pacific Gas and Electric Co. officials reported late Saturday morning that power had been restored to all of the approximately 8,000 Yuba County customers affected by the recent shutoff.

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The Historic Marysville Cemetery came alive on Saturday for the annual Tales of the Crypt event, hosted by the Friends for the Preservation of Yuba County History. 

Justin Eve wanted to be one of the first to get into production of the agricultural industry’s newest commodity when Sutter County officials adopted an industrial hemp ordinance earlier this year. Unlike other growers who see it as a new cash crop, he took to it because of his background in …

The Yuba County Sheriff’s Department and the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain, which will open on Nov. 2, recently reached an agreement for law enforcement services for the casino, according to an agenda item with the Yuba County Board of Supervisors.

The Yuba County Coroners Office has identified the home intruder who was shot in the home of an off-duty Yuba County Sheriff’s deputy Thursday night as 43-year-old Gabriel Wilson of Oroville.

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. officials reported late Saturday morning that power had been restored to all of the approximately 8,000 Yuba County customers affected by the recent shutoff. 

BERKELEY– At noon Tuesday – 30 hours before a satellite was supposed to launch – the head of the University of California, Berkeley’s Space Sciences Lab sent an alarming email.

Amid intensifying political pressure – and the reported death of an elderly customer in El Dorado County – PG&E Corp. crews restored power Friday to more than a half-million homes and businesses in California that had been subject to a deliberate blackout.

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. reported late Friday afternoon it had restored power to 74 percent of the customers affected statewide by the latest shutoff, according to a news release.

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The California Department of Justice was requested to assist in the investigation of an officer-involved shooting Thursday night that left a person dead.