California Newswire (Page 8)

California Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for California, MO. (Page 8)

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  1. Diversity needed to better champion parks systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    During my more than 30-year career as a California state park ranger, I was known as the diversity guy because I was one of the few Latinos to wear the park ranger uniform. Similar diversity deficits exist across most park systems.

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  2. Dry spell ate away at snowpack of drought-ridden CaliforniaRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2016 | KCTV5

    An unwelcome three-week winter dry spell left the California snowpack at just 83 percent of average, a setback for the state as it tries to break out of record drought, state snow surveyors found Tuesday. In an icy meadow in California's central Sierra Nevada, state surveyor Frank Gehrke plunged poles into snowbanks, measuring how much snow was lost to a February with record warm temperatures and little rain.

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  3. Denby top-notch in chamber's bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | This Week Community News

    ... Year. He was nominated for the award from the Clintonville Area Chamber of Commerce by Carmen Rincones, owner of California Concept Cuts on Oakland Park Avenue. "He has been a wonderful supporter of everything Clintonville for many years," she wrote ...

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  4. Domus Development Doubles in Size, Hires Marc Sullivan as Vice...Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... for the partnership resulting in the acquisition and development of more than $165 million in projects in Texas, California, Missouri and the District of Columbia. At Domus Development, Sullivan is responsible for asset management of six assets, as ...

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  5. 7 Great Restaurants in Venice and Santa Monica From Leona's Nyesha ArringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | LA Weekly

    Leona's Nyesha Arrington knows Venice. A Southern California native, she embodies much of what's great about the Venice we all knew and loved before it became overrun with tech-types, and her business there helps us have faith that a bit of the old Venice will always remain.

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  6. Australia's 'millennium drought' lasted 15 years - here's what California could learn from itRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    California has experienced, over the past few years, its most severe drought on record. In response to worsening conditions, Governor Jerry Brown announced the first ever statewide mandatory reduction in urban water use in April 2015.

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  7. Funeral director charged in sexual assault with minor caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | News Tribune

    ... on. Woods' director's office is located in the 600 block of East Capitol Avenue, and he has a monument company in California, Mo., as well as pet funeral service business serving Jefferson City, Columbia and the Lake of the Ozarks.

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  8. Gas prices to rise for Californian driversRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2016 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... Hammond said. "It allows the gasoline to burn cleaner." Advocacy group "Consumer Watchdog" based in Santa Monica, California said the state's biggest oil refiners raised wholesale prices on that state-mandated summer blend by 37 cents overnight, and ...

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  9. A first step to the Volvo Car OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Post and Courier

    The Volvo Car Open is still more than a month away, but a fairly significant step is about to be taken toward this long-running women's tournament being played for the first time with a name other than the Family Circle Cup. A wild card directly into the main draw of the Volvo Car Open is a pretty valuable prize.

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  10. City makes emergency repairs of state-owned potholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... the agency can clean up the site, he added. But years of underfunding by the state is perhaps a larger problem, California Gov. Jerry Brown's office acknowledged in its 2016-2017 Governor's Budget. "State funding has fallen dramatically below the ...

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  11. California Farm Water Coalition Issues Statement On The "Bleeding Of Agriculture"Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2016 | Agri Marketing

    CALIFORNIA FARM WATER COALITION ISSUES STATEMENT ON THE "BLEEDING OF AGRICULTURE" Feb. 25, 2016 Source: California Farm Water Coalition news release Yesterday, the House Committee on Natural Resources subcommittee on Water, Power, and Oceans heard testimony that underscored what California consumers and farmers have known for years: that bureaucrats are wasting water that could serve farms and families at a rate of two billion gallons per day, all in a failed, misguided effort to save fish-and it is set to continue. In less than 90 days between December 1, 2015 and February 23, 2016, 184 billion gallons of water has been flushed out through the San Francisco Bay.

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  12. MoDOT declines Ag Expo bid protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Kansas City Nursing News

    Missouri Department of Transportation officials refused to consider a request from a contractor seeking redress on a bid proposal for the Agri-Business Expo Center interchange. In a copy of an undated letter the St. Joseph News-Press received Monday, MoDOT Chief Engineer Ed Hassinger told APAC-Missouri Inc. that Lehman Construction LLC, of California, Missouri, will receive the contract.

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  13. Construction of pedestrian bridge over Hinkson Creek starts March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | GO Columbiamo

    The City of Columbia Public Works Department announced that beginning Tuesday, March 1 at 7 a.m., Lehman Construction LLC of California, Mo will begin construction of a pedestrian bridge over Hinkson Creek along Forum Boulevard. In order to complete this project, the contractor will need to remove trees that conflict with the new bridge and trail as well as install a temporary construction crossing at Hinkson Creek.

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  14. Gov. Reagan's Secret MissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | American Thinker

    ... in other menial positions, largely because state civil service tests were slanted against them. He trimmed California's state government and budget, but some people have to run what was left, so why not employ minorities on an equal footing? Some ...

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  15. Can California really secede from the union?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | WPTV Local News

    "People think Californians live in our own reality, with our heads in the clouds," an actress says in a video promoting California tourism. The Yes California Independence Campaign gives those words a new meaning.

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  16. Environmental Waste: Tom Steyer's $1 billion 'green-jobs' initiative is a bust.Read the original story

    Aug 20, 2015 | City Journal

    California's initiative process has sometimes been a boon to taxpayers - think Proposition 13 , which checked the uncontrolled growth of property taxes. On other occasions, however, it has yielded some mighty boondoggles.

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  17. Lance Armstrong co-chairs effort to pass California Cancer Research ActRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Cancer survivor and advocate, Lance Armstrong, a 7 time Tour de France winner has agreed to co-chair the efforts to pass the California Cancer Research Act which will appear on the ballot in the next election in California. He said, "The California Cancer Research Act will create ground-breaking new investments in the fight against cancer, and being asked to co-chair this campaign with Senator Perata is a great honor for me.

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  18. State Bar Announces Foreclosure Prevention and Community Redevelopment Legal Services GrantsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... in 2007 to $5 million-a decline of 75 percent." With one of the largest poverty populations in the country, California is struggling to meet the needs of individuals and families that rely on legal aid assistance to help stabilize their families, ...

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  19. Metro studying how to raise matching funds for transit, transportation projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | South County Spotlight

    ... considered in 2017. As part of the ongoing discussions over how to raise such matching funds, Dirksen introduced California transportation funding advocate Denny Zane at a noontime Wednesday presentation at the regional government's headquarters. ...

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  20. "Denver Drivers - Why Are They So Bad?": Vintage Answers From YelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Denver Westword

    ... before. It must be the mishmash of driving from all over the country or something, but it is not a California driving style. We can be blamed for a lot, but the crazy driving here isn't one of them. However, you can thank us for the Mission style ...

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