Other Notable Stories: The Best of the Rest of the Top Stories From 2017

"Noodle bars, poke restaurants, a craft distillery and now a bona fide art museum … did Chico just become legit? Last April, after some six years of planning and fundraising, the Museum of Northern California Art (Monca) opened the doors of the beautifully renovated Veterans Memorial Hall on The Esplanade and overnight increased Chico’s cultural currency..."