Issue: January 26, 2012

Did you know ... that this is not the first time in Chico's history that the townspeople have been called upon to save Bidwell Mansion? And, in fact, the iconic home has had quite an interesting cast of inhabitants? This week's feature story delves into the history of Chico's most famous house.

In other news: Vince Haynie really loves Chapmantown; bird lovers, get ready for snow-geese season; and the Chico Outlaws' future is more than uncertain.

As always, we have much more in store for you, faithful readers.

Until next time,

Meredith Graham, managing editor