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Labor Day weekend revelry contained, respectful
A group of tubers take part in Labor Day festivities by floating down the Sacramento River August 31, 2014 Around 4 pm there was about 400 tubers who floated down the river so far.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Editor & Publisher
Natasha Schue Named Publisher of the Tahoe Daily Tribune
Natasha Schue has been named publisher of California's Tahoe Daily Tribune . She has been at the Tribune for six years, most recently as its advertising sales manager.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Folding scale model of James Webb Space Telescope draws a curious crowd
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Who wants to see a scale model of the James Webb Space Telescope unfold from the cocoon-like shape in which it will ride to space? Everyone, it seemed Tuesday, from Space Campers at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center to media and even the technicians building the real Webb telescope's heat shields.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
KFMB-TV San Diego
Back home after months in Afghanistan
Dozens of Marines and sailors are enjoying their first night back home in the U.S. with their families after returning from a six-month tour of duty in Afghanistan.
Courthouse News Service
Felon's Name on Cal Poly's New Scoreboard
A bankruptcy trustee sued Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, claiming the $625,000 donation the school took from an alumnus, for a $1 million scoreboard, was the fruit of a Ponzi scheme run by a now-convicted felon, who still owes his creditors $22 million.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
5 college football players charged in robbery
Five students who play on Cal Poly San Luis Obispo's football team face charges for their alleged involvement in the armed robbery of a fraternity house.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
New Westmont College Students Arrive for Orientation
Orientation begins next Thursday, Aug. 28, for the 379 first-year students representing the class of 2018 at Westmont College , and classes start Monday, Sept.
Tahoe Daily Tribune
Schue named Tribune Publisher
Natasha Schue has been named publisher of the Tahoe Daily Tribune. She has been employed at the Tribune for the past six years, most recently as its advertising sales manager.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Concord's Blue Devils win drum corps championship for 16th time
The Blue Devils continue to prove themselves to be no standard-issue drum and bugle corps -- always pushing their performances beyond the once-strict adherence to a straightforward gaze and precise, military-style movement.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
This November, vote Yes on 'S' for school success
A very disturbing comment was made to me by one of our Eureka High School parents: "The way I define success for our children, and other parents share the same view, is that they get out of Humboldt County after high school."
Mon Aug 11, 2014
5 Cal Poly Students Arrested In Robbery Of Fraternity House, Assaulting Officer
Officers Monday announced the arrests of five male Cal Poly San Luis Obispo students in the robbery of a fraternity house over the weekend.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Las Vegas Newstrip
European immigrants to America in early 20th century assimilated successfully
European immigrants to America during the country's largest migration wave in the late 19th and early 20th centuries had earnings comparable to native-born Americans, contrary to the popular perception, according to new Stanford research.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
European immigrants to America in early 20th century assimilated...
European immigrants to America during the country's largest migration wave in the late 19th and early 20th centuries had earnings comparable to native-born Americans, contrary to the popular perception, according to new Stanford research .
In Scrabble For Idiots, Everybody Wins But Mankind Still Loses
Scrabble recently added a lot of stupid new words to their official dictionary , and Kimmel isn't happy about it.
California girl' interns with eye toward animal conservation career
Finally, the spotlight shines on our "California girl." Born and raised in Folsom, Hannah MacTaggart arrived a few weeks after our other interns, so we get to keep her with us a bit longer.
The Fresno Bee
Valley students awarded Table Grape Commission scholarships
Four students each received a $20,000 four-year agriculture scholarship: John Taylor Ball, a Clovis West graduate headed to California State University, Fresno; Adilene Gonzalez, a Hanford High graduate also headed to Fresno State; Julia Reese, a Clovis North graduate headed to University of California at Davis; and Cristiano Alves, a Kingsburg ... (more)
Mon Aug 04, 2014
NEWSMAKERS -- Published Aug. 4, 2014
Markus Niggli, the winemaker at Borra Vineyards, who is a devotee of unusual wine varieties, having ferreted out and made wine from obscurities like kerner and Bacchus.