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State Government

Senate, Assembly Pass Dozens Of Bills In First Day Of Marathon Voting

May 31, 2016 | Ben Bradford

All bills have to pass out of the chambers where they were introduced by Friday—Senate bills need to get out of the Senate; Assembly bills out of the Assembly.

Bob Moffitt / Capital Public Radio

Look Who's Also Running For Mayor

May 31, 2016 | Bob Moffitt

Three candidates for Sacramento mayor have the most money and have received the most attention. But there are actually six candidates campaigning for the office. Learn more about the three people most voters have never heard of.

Ed Joyce / Capital Public Radio

Environment

Roseville Launches New Water Conservation Rules

May 31, 2016 | Ed Joyce

Now that cities and local water agencies can set their own water conservation targets, the City of Roseville has adopted a voluntary reduction goal.

Flo Gardipee/USFWS

Environment

Threatened Species Returns To National Parks In California

May 31, 2016 | Amy Quinton

The federally threatened California red-legged frog and the Western pond turtle will be reintroduced to Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks, and Lake Tahoe National Forest.

Bret Hunter / Courtesy

Former Mayor Among Seven Candidates In Stockton's Mayoral Race

May 31, 2016

Seven candidates are vying to be Stockton's next mayor -- one of them held that same position more than 50 years ago.

Ben Bradford/Capital Public Radio

State Government

Does Support From California's Nurses Union Give Bernie Sanders An Edge In The Primary?

May 31, 2016 | Ben Bradford

The California Nurses Association has become renowned in Sacramento for its flash.

Charlie Neibergall / AP

California Counts

On The Campaigns: What A Tougher Trade Policy Could Do To California

May 31, 2016

The candidates are talking tough on trade, and it's resonating in SoCal where manufacturing has declined. But other local industries like logistics, trucking and farming depend on trade.

Curtis Haynes

PolitiFact California

Does California ‘Have The Same Water Infrastructure’ As It Did In The 1960s?

May 31, 2016

California relies on the same water infrastructure built in the early 1960s. That’s a claim Democratic U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein has repeated in recent months. PolitiFact California examines the statement.

Bob Moffitt / Capital Public Radio

Chinese Temple Plans To Create Museum

May 31, 2016 | Bob Moffitt

The Bok Kai Temple in Marysville, CA has decided to create a museum to tell the story of Chinese immigrants during the California Gold Rush.

1 Critical In Shooting Of 5 In Sacramento

May 30, 2016

The Sacramento County Sheriff's Department says one person, an 18-year-old man who sustained a gunshot to the head, remains in critical condition after a shooting this afternoon that injured 5 people in South Sacramento.

Authorities Ask For Tips In Missing Teen Case

May 29, 2016

(AP) — Authorities are asking people who may have seen a teenage girl abducted by an armed acquaintance to call them after finding no evidence the girl was in a Northern California creek searched since Friday.

Teen Removed From Graduation For Wearing African Cloth

May 28, 2016

(AP) — A black teenager says he was escorted out of his high school graduation ceremony in Sacramento by three deputies for refusing to remove his kente cloth, a traditional Ghanaian silk and cotton fabric.

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