June 30, 2008

(Chico)  An exciting new concept in physical fitness has come to Chico.  Fifteen Minute Fitness, an extraordinarily unique health studio is open for business at a convenient location on 9th St. (HW 32) next to Highway 99.

Fifteen Minute Fitness is designed for people "on the go" who can achieve measurable results by working out for just two 15 minute sessions each week and follow a recommended nutritional program.  The surprisingly affordable service also acts as a supplemental program to people who already belong to health clubs but...

June 6, 2008


(Oroville)  California Northern and The Group Real Estate have announced the Oroville Mercury Register newspaper office/warehouse complex has been sold.  The 14,000 sq. ft. building on 3.26 acres has been purchased by Butte County for $1,500,000 and will be used for General Services.

The transaction was handled by Mike Donnelly and Kevin Mechelke of the Staubach Company representing the Seller.  Butte County Property Manager Grant Hunsiker represented the Buyer.

Because of changing trends in the newspaper industry, the...

April 28, 2008

(Oroville)  Lake Oroville Mortgage has moved to a new location at 2214 5th Ave. in the Mission Square Commercial Center next to Hofbrau Restaurant and the California Department of Motor Vehicles.  The move is part of an expansion and revitalization project taking place in the popular center.

Lake Oroville Mortgage Owner Don Miller purchased the commercial unit that has been occupied by Garet Taylor of Taylor Mortgage.  The two companies are consolidating their operations as part of a strategic partnership to gain competitive...

February 20, 2008

(Oroville)  Ground has been broken and construction is underway on a new commercial complex at Mission Square in Oroville.  The 11,000 square foot building is being constructed next to the Hofbrau Restaurant and the California Department of Motor Vehicles across from Feather River Tribal Health on 5th Avenue.

The project is the realization of a long time dream by long time residents and local businessmen Bill Jones, Ken Harlan and Jim Scurlock.  Jones is the owner of Mt. Ida Mandarin Ranch, Harlan is the owner of Robert’s...

July 24, 2002

(Chico) California Northern announces Two major players in the Tool and Electrical Distribution industries have expanded to Chico. Alameda Electrical Distributors, Inc. and affiliate company California Service Tool, Inc. have opened up a 21,000 square foot facility at 629 Entler Ave. off of Highway 99 in South Chico.

Alameda Electrical Distributors has been a leader in the Industrial, Commercial and Contractor markets since 1957 and serves the largest industrial facilities to the smallest start-ups. Alameda Electrical also offers...