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California Scrambles To Clear Medi-Cal Applications Backlog

Monday, August 18, 2014

The State of California says it’s working as fast as it can to process a backlog of 400,000 Medi-Cal applications.

As Preliminary Construction Begins For California High-Speed Rail, Project Faces Skepticism

Monday, August 18, 2014

Preliminary construction and impact studies have begun for California's High-Speed Rail project after years of debate and legal challenges.

CalPERS Considers Changes That Could Boost Pensions

Monday, August 18, 2014

Some California state employees could get unexpected increases to their pensions under proposed regulatory changes.

Bed Bug Complaints Temporarily Shutters Lodi Movie Theater

Monday, August 18, 2014

The Lodi Stadium 12 Cinemas was closed Sunday and Monday after patrons said they were bitten by bed bugs in one of its theaters.

Emerging Solar Plants Scorch Birds In Mid-Air

Monday, August 18, 2014

A new form of solar energy is having an unwanted side effect: It makes some birds ignite in midair.

Bright Green Paint Marks The Way For Sac State Cyclists

Monday, August 18, 2014

Sacramento State has become quite a bit greener in the last couple of weeks. Crews have been painting miles of new lime-green bike lanes and striping on roads and paths on campus.

California Legislature Enters Final Two weeks

Monday, August 18, 2014

In just two weeks the California legislature will adjourn for the rest of the year. That means lawmakers have to act fast to finish their work

GOP: Reverse Budget Reserve Restriction On School Districts

Monday, August 18, 2014

Legislative Republicans are calling on Democrats to reverse a law included in this year’s California budget package that restricts the ability of school districts to build large reserves.

Sacramento Native Shoots First-Ever 59 On PGA Champions Tour

Saturday, August 16, 2014

(AP) - Kevin Sutherland shot a 59 Saturday in the Dick's Sporting Goods Open, becoming the first player to record a round of under 60 on the PGA ChampionsTour. He's a Sacramento native and graduate of Christian Brothers High School.

Business Journal: Music Festival, Fun Runs, BOE Building

Friday, August 15, 2014

The Sacramento Music Festival says it's running low on money - another bad break for the local tourism industry.

Truckee Wants More Free Electric Car Charging Stations

Friday, August 15, 2014

The town of Truckee wants more public electric car charging stations. There's only one right now.

Fresno Tops List Of Most Disadvantaged Areas

Friday, August 15, 2014

(AP) -- Fresno and other Central Valley cities rank high in a new survey of the most disadvantaged communities in California.

Sacramento Metro Fire Chief Announces Retirement

Friday, August 15, 2014

(AP) -- After decades in fire service, Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District Chief Kurt Henke has announced his retirement.

California's July Jobs Report: Ehhhh...

Friday, August 15, 2014

California’s unemployment rate didn’t budge in July, even though the state added 27,000 new jobs.

Your Great-Great Grandparents' Brand of Baseball Is Alive And Well

Friday, August 15, 2014

There is a growing number of people playing baseball the way it was played 130 years ago. Two teams from the Sacramento area will play for the northern California "vintage" baseball championship, the Cal Cup, Saturday and Sunday.

Assembly Backs Bill To Equalize Penalties For Crack, Powder Cocaine

Thursday, August 14, 2014

The California Assembly has passed a bill that would reduce sentences for selling crack cocaine to the same length as penalties for selling powder cocaine.

Aerial Spraying Wednesday For West Nile Virus In Davis, Woodland

Monday, August 04, 2014

An increase in the rate of West Nile virus in mosquitoes prompts spraying this week over Davis, Woodland.

Managing Groundwater Supply Critical As Drought Continues

Monday, July 28, 2014

Continued drought brings drawdown of groundwater in California, other western states.

Red Flag Warnings In Higher Elevations

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Dry conditions and thunderstorms in the Sierras have prompted officials to issue fire warnings for northern California and southern Oregon.

Bill That Would Regulate Oil By Rail Shipments Moves Forward

Monday, June 16, 2014

The new California budget that passed this week would expand the state’s oil spill prevention and response program. Lawmakers are still pushing legislation to strengthen the safety of importing oil by rail.

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