Tag Archives: Chico

Camp Fire – Sunday Update

by Jack Tonight is going to be another critical moment in the Camp Fire odyssey. Strong winds gusts are expected to fan the flames and send billions of hot embers far out behind the fire lines.   That’s what made … Continue reading

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CAMP FIRE – WORST IN OUR STATE’S HISTORY

by Jack UPDATE:  A Red Flag Warning begins at 10 p.m. tonight.   A Red Flag Warning means warm temperatures, very low humidity’s and stronger winds are expected to combine to produce an increased risk of fire danger.   We thought … Continue reading

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Raging Wild Fire – Paradise Threatened

by Jack CAMP fire update, 8 Nov. 2018, 1700 hours- Chico, CA:  The fire’s point of origin appears to be from a remote area near the Feather River.  However, we do not have any confirmation on this as of yet. … Continue reading

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Tiny Houses and Chico

by Jack Starting out on a positive note, this vagrancy/homeless problem is not impossible to solve, it’s not going to be easy, but it’s certainly not impossible.  Remember that this problem  was not here 20 years ago.   But, over … Continue reading

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Car Burglaries Near Bidwell Park

by Jack Early this morning, at exactly 1:30 a.m., two shadowy figures wearing blue jeans and black hoodies covertly entered our cul-de-sac. They were moving briskly from one parked car to the next, stopping just long enough to open the … Continue reading

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Chico Air Museum Presents Show and Tell

by Jack Last night the Chico Air Museum hosted a lecture and slide show by Ravi Saip, President of Air Spray, Chico.  Mr. Saip spoke to a large audience about the timeline of air tankers  and future of aerial firefighting.  … Continue reading

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Cracker Barrel Chat

by Jack Lots of big news, most of it bad. First thing that comes to mind is the terrorist attack in London (again). I think the body count so far this year is around 35. The latest attack was among … Continue reading

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Homeless Invasion – Hundreds of Millions in Property Damage -Spike in Crime

by Jack All you have to do is type in a few key search words and suddenly page after of news stories appear centered around the homeless.  Everywhere citizens are complaining about homeless.  The complain they are being bused to … Continue reading

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Cleaning Up After the Transients

Thanks go to Common Sense for this article…. After viewing the “MCS” link to the counsel meeting of July 5th, I wonder just how frustrated Mr. Newman is with the city’s position toward homeless vagrants, and what he is willing … Continue reading

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Chico Airport and the Air Museum

by Jack Friday, 11 Aug Chico, CA  It’s been a busy day so far, C-130’s, P-2’s and other exotic fire fighting aircraft have been coming and going.  These are some beautiful, historic aircraft (former military) that have been converted over … Continue reading

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