Oroville Hospital Recognized as a Top Hospital in California

Sep 19, 2017, Amber Marron, No Comments

From an Oroville Hospital Press Release OROVILLE, Calif. (September 18, 2017) – Oroville Hospital has received recognition from U.S. News for its commitment to quality care. Named a Best Regional Hospital in the Northern Sierras, Oroville Hospital is also ranked number 28 of the approximately 420 hospitals in California.   This achievement places Oroville Hospital […]

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10 Things Businesses Might Not Know About California’s Paid Sick Leave Law

Sep 16, 2017, Amber Marron, No Comments

From CalChamber – Click Here for Video, Infographic & White Paper One year ago today, California employers had to begin providing the paid sick leave (PSL) benefit to their employees. To highlight several less-known aspects of the PSL benefit and provide practical tips to follow, the California Chamber of Commerce has released a Capitol News Report […]

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Oroville Legislator Reacts to Bombshell Oroville Dam Memo

Sep 06, 2017, Amber Marron, No Comments

From a Press Release From Assemblyman James Gallagher SACRAMENTO — Today, Assemblyman James Gallagher released the following statement in reaction to the release of a new Independent Forensic Team memo criticizing the state’s dam inspection process: “The findings of this memo are consistent with what I, and others, have been saying: California lacks a process to thoroughly […]

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Oroville Dam Vegetation Area Assessment

Aug 30, 2017, Amber Marron, No Comments

A Lake Oroville Community Update from the Department of Water Resources August 30, 2017 The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) today published the Assessment of the Vegetation Area on the face of the Oroville Dam. This past Friday, DWR shared these findings and conclusions with the independent Board of Consultants convened for the Lake Oroville Spillways Emergency […]

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Assemblyman Gallagher to Conduct Full-Scale Oroville Dam Survey

Aug 28, 2017, Amber Marron, No Comments

From a Press Release from Assemblyman James Gallagher’s Office SACRAMENTO — Assemblyman James Gallagher (R-Yuba City) will be conducting a full-scale public survey to solicit feedback in the aftermath of the Oroville Dam crisis. The survey is an opportunity for impacted residents to provide input concerning the restoration and safety of their communities. This is […]

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The Economic Impact of the Oroville Dam: Past, Present and Future

Aug 22, 2017, Amber Marron, No Comments

Our President and CEO, Sandy Linville, will be a guest speaker for this informational forum on the Oroville Dam brought to you by The League of Women Voters of Butte County on September 16. This event invites citizens and organizations to this forum on the intent, design, building, maintenance, safety, management, licensing, recreation, and business […]

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Northwest Lineman College Accepts “When Work Works” Award

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The Northwest Lineman College in Oroville accepted the “When Work Works” Award on August 22 from the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) When Work Works project. The Northwest Lineman College has won this multiple years in a row. To win this award SHRM looks at the culture of a workplace and programs that help […]

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Chamber Organizes “Walk to End Alzheimer’s” Team

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The Oroville Chamber of Commerce has joined the Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Our team is trying to raise $2,000 to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association. The Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to “raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.” The Oroville Chamber team will be participating in the event […]

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Go-Biz Accepting Applications for California Competes Tax Credit

Aug 01, 2017, Amber Marron, No Comments

From the CalChamber Alert Newsletter The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) has announced the third quarter application period is open for businesses interested in applying for the California Competes Tax Credit (CCTC). Applications must be submitted by August 21. The California Competes Tax Credit is an income tax credit available to businesses […]

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U.S. Department of Labor Seeks Input on Federal Overtime Exemptions

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From the Cal Chamber Alert Newsletter The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is seeking comments on the federal overtime rule, which defines who is exempt from minimum wage and overtime requirements under the Fair Labor and Standards Act (FLSA). Last year, the previous administration issued an overtime rule that would have set a new federal […]

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