PG&E pleaded guilty to 85 felony counts related to the 2018 Camp wildfire during a criminal arraignment in North Butte County Superior Court Tuesday.
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March 24, 2020
Butte County, like many others, has worked toward tracking the spread of COVID-19. We’ll bring you North State Public Radio reporter Andre Byik’s interview with Public Health Director Dr. Andy Miller.
March 23, 2020 | Chris Hagan
Pacific Gas and Electric will plead guilty to 84 counts of involuntary manslaughter related to the 2018 Camp wildfire, the company announced Monday.
December 6, 2019
The settlement is subject to approval by a bankruptcy court as part of the PG&E's Chapter 11 filing. It also covers claims from the 2015 Butte Fire and 2016 Ghost Ship Fire in Oakland.
November 8, 2019
When a multigenerational family of 11 lost all four of their houses in the Camp Fire, the individual households pooled their savings to buy one big house on the outskirts of Paradise, and moved into it in February.
November 7, 2019
A KQED data analysis found that 71% of people who purchased land in the town of Paradise had a Butte County mailing address and most live in Paradise or nearby Chico.
November 6, 2019 | Sammy Caiola
California’s wildfire seasons take a physical and emotional toll on first responders, and mental health experts say their family members and loved ones can experience similar signs and symptoms.
The Camp Fire was California's most deadly and destructive wildfire in history. Much of the attention since the fire has focused on the town of Paradise. As for smaller communities such as Concow, many residents feel their voices have been lost.
November 5, 2019
This Friday is the one year anniversary of the Camp Fire that devastated Paradise and surrounding towns. And one year after, a $1 million dollar grant is funding mental health and wellness services, and an app, to help first responders.