Tuesday Aug 26
Inside Bay Area
Around Livermore: Drought drives mountain lions closer
Growing up in Livermore, it has often struck me as exhilarating and strange to know that just outside my town, in the rolling hills lives a large predator.
The Humboldt Doctrine: Bring back large industry, jobs
Humboldt County has been in decline for over 30 years. Where there once were second growth mills, old growth mills, stud mills, plywood mills, lath mills, flake board plants, pulp mills, grape stake plants, etc., now there are few or none.
Hazardous materials site proposed
To handle those chemicals, local officials want to build a household hazardous materials collection site at the North Central Iowa Regional Solid Waste Agency south of Fort Dodge.
Thor man dies in motorcycle accident
According to a press release from Humboldt County Sheriff Dean Kruger, deputies were called to the scene a quarter of a mile south of Hardy at 2:04 a.m. Saturday after witnesses called saying there was a motorcycle in a ditch and an unresponsive male driver nearby.
Suspect in Slaying of Family Likely Killed Himself
Sheriff's officials say the man suspected of killing his wife and two young daughters at their Northern California home last year died of a single gunshot wound to his head that was likely self-inflicted.