Issue: March 18, 2010

A sad state of affairs at the Butte Humane Society

Contributor Tom Gascoyne delves into Chico’s animal shelter’s history, revealing years of neglect on the part of the city of Chico.

In other news: Three years ago, Hindu Chicoans had nowhere to worship together—today there are two places, the Grace Hindu Light Temple and Ananda Meditation Center of Chico. Arts Editor Jason Cassidy takes one for the team and taste-tests Sierra Nevada’s anniversary ales. Also, Recology Butte Colusa Counties is taking trash collection in a whole new direction.