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Forward momentum

Photo by Meredith J. Cooper Cal Fire’s Gus Boston is spearheading several forest management projects, including one in Concow. Several things became clear early on during last week’s Wildfire Safety Planning Summit in Paradise. Among […]

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Camping long-term

Photo by welcomia/iStock Folks in Paradise must apply for a temporary use permit to continue camping without hookups on their properties. The application will be available on makeitparadise.com by week’s end. Cinda Larimer has been […]

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Water clearer

Photo by Ashiah Scharaga Kevin Phillips, general manager of Paradise Irrigation District, updated residents on the status of the water in town—half of the lines serving standing homes have been tested; the rest is estimated […]

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Focus on the future

Photo by Meredith J. Cooper Cindi Dunsmoor, Butte County’s emergency services officer, encourages everyone to have a “go bag” filled with essentials in the case of a speedy evacuation. When the Camp Fire ignited nearly […]

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No way out

Photo by Meredith J. Cooper Laura George started a petition to urge the county to fix Centerville Road, which is one lane in one portion and completely washed out in another. When the Camp Fire […]

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Hooking up

Richard Towne builds modular homes for a living. So, while he hadn’t set out to make headlines for being the first person—along with his wife, Kathy—to move into a newly constructed house in the Camp […]