OROVILLE — Supt. of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson, Butte County Supt. Tim Taylor and Deputy Supt. Mary Sakuma mark reopening of Butte County schools “less than a month after the worst fire in California history destroyed most of Paradise and Concow,” say all 99 schools in the county were closed due to fire and “87 schools with about 28,032 students are scheduled to return.” 9:30 a.m., Butte County Office of Education, 1859 Bird St. Contact: Bill Ainsworth 530 219 4584.