Award-winning journalist Vicki Gonzalez hosts interviews with community leaders, advocates, experts, artists and more to provide background and understanding on breaking news, big events, politics and culture in the Sacramento region and beyond.
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In this Aug. 29, 2013, file photo, Micha Berry, with the city of Fresno's water division, unscrews the motor that sits on top of a groundwater well in order to repair the well's pump, in Fresno, Calif.
AP Photo/Gosia Wozniacka, File
The rainy season in California is off to a slow start following another dry year. Millions across the state are touched by the extreme drought in some fashion, and there are signs we might be entering another extended dry stretch. We take a closer look at the likelihood for rainfall as we head into California’s historically wettest months, how current storage looks, and forever chemicals tainting what’s available. Plus, how the state’s water will soon join gold and oil as commodities traded on the futures markets.
January 9, 2023
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