San Joaquin Newswire (Page 3)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Joaquin, CA. (Page 3)

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  1. Northern California mountains to get more snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | KRON 4

    ... up to 16 inches. Elsewhere, the north coast will be showery, and gusty winds are expected in the Sacramento and San Joaquin valleys and across Southern California's mountains and deserts, including Indio, where thousands of people are expected to ...

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  2. Northern California gets rain, mountain snow on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Tustin News

    A man walks down the street with an umbrella, Friday, April 22, 2016, in Sacramento. A late-season storm is expected to to bring more snow to the northern Sierra Nevada and rain to the Sacramento and San Joaquin valleys.

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  3. Sierra snow: Up to 4 inches expected on I-80 and I-50Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    ... up to 16 inches. Elsewhere, the north coast will be showery, and gusty winds are expected in the Sacramento and San Joaquin valleys and across Southern California's mountains and deserts, including Indio, where thousands of people are expected to ...

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  4. Editorial: Must fight Metropolitan Water's purchase of islandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    ... swimming. The Metropolitan Water District's $175 million purchase of four islands and part of a fifth in the San Joaquin-Sacramento Delta certainly furthers that notion. Metropolitan Water serves about 19 million people across six Southern ...

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  5. Council seeks to avoid unnecessary water-conservation rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Daily Democrat

    Now that the promised “Godzilla-like” El Niño storm season has ended with only gekko-like rains, state and local governments are moving to continue tightening water-use. Meanwhile, water companies such as the Southern California Metropolitan Water District - which recently spent $175 million to buy four islands in the San Joaquin-Sacramento Delta - are positioning themselves to either support or fight a proposal by Gov. Jerry Brown to build tunnels that would transfer water from north to south.

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  6. Trash Littering California Highways Cost Taxpayers MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | My Mother Lode

    ... clearing liter and debris from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on highways in Alpine, Amador, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Stanislaus and Tuolumne counties. The goal is to draw attention to the large volume and cost that comes with picking up trash ... 1 comment

  7. State investigates road tax on miles traveledRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Cactus Thorns

    ... and protect drivers\' privacy and personal information through third-party, validated protocols. Bruce Blodgett, San Joaquin Farm Bureau Federation executive director, said it\'s important for volunteers from rural areas to participate in the pilot ...

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  8. Birds attack their reflections this time of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | The Wave

    Audubon volunteers and staff members cover the side mirrors on their cars with plastic grocery bags when they park at the San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary in Irvine this time of year. "Every spring we get California towhees and song sparrows attacking the side mirrors on our cars," said Trude Hurd, project director of education for Sea and Sage Audubon.

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  9. Greens Fight Giant Solar Farm in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    ... one of only three core areas left in California necessary for the survival and recovery of the highly endangered San Joaquin kit fox, the endangered blunt-nosed leopard lizard, and the endangered giant kangaroo rat." The environmentalists say Fish ...

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  10. Caltrans Plans Week Of April 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | My Mother Lode

    A nearly $3 million rumble strip installation project that will run through October will begin to roll out this Sunday night at 7. It will initially focus between Calaveras and San Joaquin counties. Crews this week will work during the overnight hours until 6 a.m. nightly until Friday morning at 6. Expect ten-minute traffic impacts while the work is being done in the median and outside shoulders of the roadway.

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  11. What's up with the black sand at Ocean Beach?Read the original story

    Apr 10, 2016 | SFGate

    ... "Most of the sand at Ocean Beach is from this source," Finn says, "carried here by the tributaries of the San Joaquin and Sacramento rivers that meet in the delta and flow through San Francisco Bay and out the gate. The prevailing ocean current ...

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  12. April showers to arrive Friday in Northern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... and 10 a.m. Saturday. Hit-and-miss rain showers will persist Saturday and into Sunday in both the Sacramento and San Joaquin valleys and the Sierra. Snow levels could drop down to about 7,000 feet at some point over the weekend, with temperatures ...

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  13. County: February is "Grand Jury Appreciation Month"Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | RecordNET

    Last week, the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors proclaimed February 2015 as "Grand Jury Appreciation Month" at its Feb. 10 meeting. Ward Downs, the 2014-15 foreperson, and Gary Spaugh, president of the local association chapter, received the award that was presented by chairwoman Kathy Miller.

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  14. County display at the Capitol gets makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | RecordNET

    Susan Eggman's legislative aide Christian Burkin let me know today that San Joaquin County's display in the corridors of the State Capitol has been given a makeover. Every one of California's 58 counties touts its resources, attractions and features with their own display in the Capitol corridors, he said.

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  15. Valley towns fall short of water conservation in warmer, drier FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... had warmer weather and less rain during a critical period in the water year. Most communities in the central San Joaquin Valleydidn't meet the conservation standards. As the nine-month period ended, only Kingsburg, Selma and Merced reached the ...

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  16. SJC Republicans happy with FPPC rulingRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2015 | RecordNET

    Susan Vander Schaaf, president of the San Joaquin Republican Party, returned my call on Monday to comment on the recent fine her organization had been handed by the California Fair Political Practices Commission. She also said the FPPC agreed that the misplacement of an entire $50,000 contribution was a simple oversight that didn't cause any harm.

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  17. Proposed Water Plan For Melones, Tulloch In The WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | My Mother Lode

    If plans are carried out as proposed, New Melones Reservoir will sit higher, come September, and Lake Tulloch will have a normal recreational season. This, according to Tri-Dam Partner Oakdale Irrigation District General Manager Steve Knell, who shares that his district and partner, the South San Joaquin Irrigation District , will join Bureau of Reclamation officials as they present their proposed operational plan for the remainder of the water-year at a public State Water Board session next Tuesday at 1. Among the goals, besides meeting all the required water flows, is to leave New Melones Reservoir in a better position that last year.

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  18. California Districts Find Ways To Get By Without Federal Water AllotmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | CBS Local

    STOCKTON - Two Central Valley water districts won't be getting water from the Federal Bureau of Reclamation this year. The East Stockton Water District and the Central San Joaquin Conservation District won't be getting their allotments because the New Melones Reservoir was at 42 percent of its average.

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  19. SJC Republicans happy with FPPC rulingRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2015 | RecordNET

    Susan Vander Schaaf, president of the San Joaquin Republican Party, returned my call on Monday to comment on the recent fine her organization had been handed by the California Fair Political Practices Commission. She also said the FPPC agreed that the misplacement of an entire $50,000 contribution was a simple oversight that didn't cause any harm.

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  20. County display at the Capitol gets makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | RecordNET

    Susan Eggman's legislative aide Christian Burkin let me know today that San Joaquin County's display in the corridors of the State Capitol has been given a makeover. Every one of California's 58 counties touts its resources, attractions and features with their own display in the Capitol corridors, he said.

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