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A man accused of murder and drug and weapons charges in Fort Bragg has been found guilty. Wing Wo Ma, a/k/a Mark Ma, a/k/a Fat Mark convicted for the murder of Jim Tat Kong and Cindy Bao Feng Chen in October of 2013. Wo Ma arrested by the FBI after the couple was shot to death as they sat in their minivan. Ma had borrowed money from Kong for multiple business ventures including a cannabis business and a real estate scheme in Mendocino County. He could not repay the money though, so cops say he killed the couple then left their van parked in a secluded, wooded area in Mendocino County. He was also found guilty of bribing an Alameda County District Attorney investigator so he wouldn’t be prosecuted.

A man suspected of robbing the Coast Cinema in Fort Bragg has been arrested. The police chief reports Matthew Vicchione was arrested yesterday afternoon for Armed Robbery, criminal threats and burglary. Officers were asking for the public’s help finding the suspect. They say Vicchione went into he theater, showed a handgun, and demanded money at a cash register, then took off. Fort Bragg Police, the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office, a SWAT team, and agents from State Parole worked the case. Vicchione has been charged and booked into the Mendocino County Jail in Ukiah.

It’s been a year since the Camp Fire, the deadliest in Calif. history, burned the town of Paradise and devastated nearby towns. From here on out, November 8th is going to be known in Butte County as Camp Fire Remembrance Day. The Butte County Board of Supervisors passed the resolution Tuesday as a survivor read it out loud. It calls for a moment of silence at 11:08 a.m. the same as the date, the 11th month and 8th day. And still others want it to be 85 seconds long to remember the 85 killed in the fire.

A town hall in Crescent City with some lawmakers to discuss the repair and realignment of the 101 by Last Chance Grade. The area’s been unstable for some time and community members are looking for solutions. Congressman Jared Huffman in town for the meetup where about 100 people from Del Norte showed up. Assemblyman Jim Wood and State Senator Mike McGuire were also on hand. But local officials and residents want the work to move along and not be stagnant. The project is not set to finish construction until 2039. The Crescent City Mayor said they need the work done yesterday. And the chair of the Del Norte County Board of Supervisors emphasized they need an open and safe highway for local residents.

Another town hall with residents to get input on several safety and access improvements for pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists in Lakeport. The potential work on 11th street and surrounding areas discussed with the City Council. The project won’t be finalized until next year. The community design project manager has reportedly been working with the Local Government Commission and reaching out to residents for feedback. The Record Bee reports the project’s final plan and other ideas will help with access and safety for users of the 11th Street corridor.

No state or federal aid coming to the rescue after the Kincade fire even though it burned almost 80,000 acres. The Press Democrat reports the county and landowners will have to pay for the debris cleanup after the fire took down 174 homes and 200 other buildings. The county had the largest evacuation ever, 200,000 people. The Deputy County Administrator told the Press Democrat the fire was not at the level to receive a federal declaration and the state says it’s not a big enough disaster for Cal Recycle. The county will start the hazardous waste cleanup program next week at no cost to fire survivors. But landowners will have to do whatever other debris cleanup that is not hazardous.

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