From the port slowdown to the drought, the economy to the ever-evolving needs of his constituency, it's been an eventful first year for Sutter County native James Gallagher as state assemblyman.
The Jopson brothers, former Sutter County tomato farmers who turned to marijuana to save their family farm, were sentenced to federal prison on Tuesday.
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Marysville Elks Lodge is sponsoring a cleanup Ellis Lake program this weekend, with volunteers from the community sought to take part in the effort.
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Two people were arrested by sheriff's detectives on suspicion of forcing a teen from Yuba County to work as a prostitute on Sacramento County streets.
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Uncle Jer's Traveling Bee Show, with live bees, puppets and free honey samples, is coming this week to the Yuba County Library.
Much like the citizens they serve, local governments, too, have to worry about credit ratings when it's time to borrow money.