Artois-Small town living with old community charm

January 7, 2009

Artois is a community or populated place located within Glenn County, north of Willows, south of Orland.  It’s location is uniquely situated between I-5 and old Hwy 99W, bordered by the Railroad tracks on the east and I-5 on the west.  This small community includes a small, local grocery store, post office, church and a volunteer fire department, which provides many of the community functions.  Agriculture surrounds the town on all sides and boosts beautiful views of the mountains to the west.