March 27, 2015 | Ky Plaskon
The early closure of snowless ski resorts in the Lake Tahoe area has affected businesses and people... and not in good ways.
March 26, 2015 | Ben Adler
The California Legislature has sent a $1 billion emergency drought aid package to Gov. Jerry Brown. But one of the two measures in the package drew opposition from Republicans.
March 23, 2015 | Katie Orr
Republicans in the California Legislature are once again calling attention to what they call a “hidden gas tax” in the state. But an effort to reverse the policy was thwarted by Democrats in an Assembly committee today.
March 23, 2015 | Amy Quinton
A little noticed provision of the proposed $1.1 billion drought relief bill could help poor communities.
March 19, 2015 | Rich Ibarra
The drought is creating a new way for cities to make money, including selling treated wastewater for farm irrigation.
March 19, 2015 | Ben Adler
Nearly half of last year’s emergency drought relief money has yet to be spent – but Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders are rolling out a new aid package of more than $1 billion. They’re not calling for mandatory water conservation – yet.
March 19, 2015
(AP) - Yet another Northern California ski resort is closing early due to a lack of snow amid the state's historic drought.
March 18, 2015 | Ben Adler
The $1.1 billion emergency drought legislation to be announced Thursday by Gov. Jerry Brown and Democratic legislative leaders will include money for water recycling, desalination, water quality and flood protection projects.