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Bill Hunnewell / The Marine Mammal Center

Bacterial Disease Outbreak Affecting Hundreds Of California Sea Lions

October 16, 2018 | Steve Milne

So far this year 220 sea lions have tested positive for leptospirosis, an infection that can cause the animals to go into kidney failure. Two-thirds of the animals diagnosed this year have died.

Ben Margot / AP Photo

PG&E Restoring Power As Wildfire Risks Ease

October 16, 2018

About 20,000 utility customers remained without electricity Tuesday in Northern California after Pacific Gas & Electric cut power over the weekend in a pre-emptive bid to prevent wildfires in high winds and dry weather.

Time Magazine via AP

Insight With Beth Ruyak

We Said Enough On Their Movement Against Sexual Harassment One Year Later

October 16, 2018

It’s been one year since the women behind We Said Enough released a detailed letter about harassment in California’s state government. We check in with the founders to hear what's changed.

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

Sheriff Scott Jones Can Keep Obstructing Investigations Into Shootings, County Counsel Says

October 15, 2018 | Bob Moffitt

In a letter to the Board of Supervisors on Monday, the county counsel said Jones can continue to block the county inspector general’s investigations of his department.

Ben Margot / AP file

Schools Close As PG&E Shuts Off Power In Sierra Foothills Due To Fire Conditions. Residents Concerned About Additional Outages

October 15, 2018 | Ezra David Romero

Strong winds, low humidity and dry vegetation caused PG&E to turn off power to customers in the Sierra Nevada foothills on Sunday night.

Rich Pedroncelli / AP Photo

State Government

Dialysis Industry Raises $99 Million To Defeat California’s Prop 8

October 15, 2018 | Chris Nichols

Have you seen, heard or read a Prop 8 ad? They’re hard to miss. The proposition dealing with kidney dialysis centers is the most expensive one on the November ballot. So who’s spending the money and why?

Michelle R. Smith / AP Photo

Citizenship Question Could Impact Census Count, Putting California Congress Seat At Risk

October 12, 2018 | Sammy Caiola

If California’s population is undercounted in the 2020 census, the state could lose one of its 53 seats in the House of Representatives.

Insight With Beth Ruyak

Sacramento French Film Festival Takes MiniFest To IMAX

October 12, 2018

Sacramento French Film Festival co-founder Cécile Mouette Downs previews a single-day mini festival featuring the best of contemporary French film.

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