PEOPLE V. STEVENS, MIKKEL- Defendant was convicted of a misdemeanor violation of Health and Safety Code section 11377(a), Possession of Methamphetamine, and 11550(a), Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance. Defendant was previously convicted of a felony violation of Penal Code section 69, Resisting a Peace Officer Using Force and was found in violation of probation for the 6th time. Defendant was sentenced to 3 years and 360 days in prison. The case was prosecuted by DDA Neumann with assistance from Glenn County Probation Department Officer Tompkins and Glenn County Sheriff’s Office Deputies Holley and Tuma.
PEOPLE V. WADE, BENJY- Defendant was convicted of a felony violations of Penal Code section 422, Criminal Threats, and Penal Code section 4573.6(a), Possession of Methamphetamine in Jail. Defendant was sentenced to 3 years in state prison. The case was prosecuted by DDA Neumann with assistance from Glenn County Sheriff's Office Deputy Alves, Orland Police Department Officers Simpson and Fullmore, and employees of Walmart in Willows.
PEOPLE V. DIXON, DAVID- Defendant was convicted of a felony violation of Vehicle Code section 2800.2, Evading A Peace Officer. Defendant was sentenced to 2 years in state prison. This case was prosecuted by DDA Neumann with assistance from GCSO Deputies Shelton and Zarate.
PEOPLE V. KNECHT, GABRIEL- Defendant, a 21-year-old from Hamilton City, was convicted of a felony violation of Penal Code section 187(a), 1st Degree Murder that was willful, deliberate, and premeditated. The stipulated facts were as follows: On March 16, 2018, Defendant Gabriel Knecht and 2 other defendants went to the home of Donald Zucker. While at the home of Donald Zucker, Defendant Gabriel Knecht shot and killed Mr. Zucker. Defendant was sentenced to 25 years to life with lifetime parole. This case was prosecuted by DA Stewart with assistance from Glenn County Sheriff's Office Detectives Blair and Knight.
PEOPLE V. SMITH, JACOB- Defendant was previously convicted of a misdemeanor violation of Health and Safety Code section 11377(a). Defendant was found in violation of probation for the third time and probation was terminated. Defendant was sentenced to 120 days in county jail. The case was prosecuted by DDA Coffey with assistance from Glenn County Probation Department Officer Tompkins and Orland Police Department Officer Carrillo.
FREE Online Continuing Education Courses
The 2020 Glenn County Grower meeting will not be held this year. For those license holders needing additional Continuing Education (CE) hours, please visit the San Joaquin County webpage for links to free California Department of Pesticide Regulation (CDPR) CE courses.
Click on this link to access the CDPR-approved courses: https://sj-ce.org
Please contact our office for additional links to CE opportunities: 530-934-6501
CDPH Confirms First Two Human West Nile Virus Deaths of 2018
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced today two confirmed deaths in California due to West Nile virus (WNV). The deceased persons were residents of Glenn county and Yuba county.
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 24, 2016
CDPH Urges Caution Related to Seasonal Blue-green Algae Blooms
“Check Your Number” encourages motorist to look up the recommended oil change interval for their automobile instead of defaulting to the old standard of 3,000 miles. Did you know that with today’s new technologies, many car makers confirm automobiles can now maintain top performance with longer space between oil changes? So it makes economic and environmental sense to “check your number” and be sure you are not changing your oil too soon, creating unnecessary waste of money and resources. Check your owners’ manual, or simply click on www.CheckYourNumber.org to easily find out for free the recommended time to change the oil on most vehicles made from 2000-2015.
CLICK HERE FOR AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE ABOUT CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES DURING DECLARED PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE
The Department of Child Support Services will again be open to the public starting March 8th, 2021: Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm. Appointments are highly encouraged. See full article for contact methods.
El Departamento De Manutencion Infantil volvera a estar abierto al publico apartir de el 8 de Marzo de 2021: Lunes a Viernes, de las 8am a 5pm. Citas son recomendadas. Vea el articulo para informacion de contacto.
Free Waste Tire Collection from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday May 18, 2019. The event will be held at the Corner of N. Butte St. & French St., Willows, CA. City of Willows residents only.
Passenger (car/truck/motorcycle) tires only, up to 9 tires accepted at no charge, see details in flyer.