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Shared Fire Management with UCD To Continue Through 2016

Jul 29, 2015
Shared Fire Management with UCD To Continue Through 2016

Quietly earlier this month with no fanfare or controversy a critical date passed in the city. The shared management agreement between Davis and UC Davis Fire Department was automatically extended until the end of 2016 when neither Davis nor UC Davis exercised their opt-out option by July 1. There was a time that this...

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Davis Vanguard
Analysis: Time Not Yet for A Council Race

Jul 29, 2015
Analysis: Time Not Yet for A Council Race

In the past month, we have seen the State Senate and State Assembly races already flooded with candidates as Bill Dodd joined Mariko Yamada who had announced back in March for the State Senate campaign while Dan Wolk and Don Saylor both announced for the State Assembly campaign. There is nothing unusual about that...

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Davis Vanguard
Does Self-Contained Program Have a Magic Number?

Jul 29, 2015
Does Self-Contained Program Have a Magic Number?

Among the questions we asked yesterday was – a re you concerned that the program is too large – and if so, what size would you prefer? We have had this discussion on the record with a number of people and we end up with some differing opinions here. One person said that studies...

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Davis Vanguard
Police Investigator Takes the Stand in Attempted Murder Trial As Prosecution Wraps Up Their Case

Police Investigator Takes the Stand in Attempted Murder Trial As Prosecution Wraps Up Their Case

By Jackie Snyder, Tressa Bryant, Madeleine Gallay and Haroutun Bejanyan On Tuesday, the prosecution wrapped up their case in the trial of Michael Reyes, Lisa Humble and Liberty Landowski reconvened on Monday. The three are charged with attempting to kill a Hispanic male in West Sacramento on November 18, 2014. Officer Anthony Herrera, a...

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YubaNet.com
Environmental Groups to Tahoe Developer: Stay Out of Wilderness

Jul 28, 2015

Olympic Valley, Calif. July 28, 2015 - In a clear and direct letter to Tahoe developers, five environmental groups have come together to urge proponents of a new gondola from Squaw Valley to Alpine Meadows to stay out of federally designated wilderness areas.

"We signed the letter because wilderness protection is one of the great...

YubaNet.com
Arson arrest for the Elverta Fire

Jul 28, 2015

July 28, 2015 - The Placer County Sheriff's Office arrested a Rancho Cordova man Monday afternoon for arson following yesterday's fire in Elverta. The fire started in Placer County and was wind-swept into Sacramento County. One structure, two outbuild...

YubaNet.com
Nevada County Public Health Department: Air quality advisory for this afternoon through tomorrow morning

Jul 28, 2015

July 28, 2015 - The Nevada County Public Health Department is issuing an air quality advisory for this afternoon through tomorrow morning. With the increase in temperature and the anticipated wind flow patterns, the potential for very unhealthy air qua...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Drought encourages Tahoe to focus on year-round activities

Drought encourages Tahoe to focus on year-round activities

WE LOVE CELEBRATING OUR REGION’S year-round lifestyle centered around farm-fresh food, fine dining, local wine and beer, art and music and outdoor recreation — and it’s becoming a bigger draw for vacations, staycations and relocations. Tahoe and Truckee have deep roots in winter sports, going back to Sugar Bowl in the ’30s and the 1960...

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Summer Blue Moon (or maybe Red)

Jul 28, 2015

July 28, 2015 - When someone says "Once in a Blue Moon," you know what they mean: Rare, seldom, even absurd.

This year it means "the end of July."

For the second time this month, the Moon is about to become full. There was one full Moon on July 2nd, and now a second...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Placer and Nevada County CA ranked tops in nation for recreation

Placer and Nevada County CA ranked tops in nation for recreation

WHETHER IT’S BIKING, HIKING, camping, swimming or picnicking, Placer and Nevada Counties are ranked among America’s 50 best counties for outdoor activities, according to a new survey. Placer County ranked #36, Nevada County ranked #47 and El Dorado ranked #49 in the nation, according to Niche, which runs a popular ranking and review site. The...

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