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Hawaii: Exploring North Kohala

Hawaii: Exploring North Kohala

After spending six days on the outrageously green eastern side of the Big Island, the arid landscape of the northwest corner of Hawaii was a surprise—but at the same time a welcome sight. When I saw the wide open expanses, with little to block your view, I realized just how confining the tropical...

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Regrowth

Jul 30, 2014
Regrowth

As we winded along on Going to the Sun Road in Glacier National Park, we passed a large area affected by a fire in 2003. And even though the fire was obviously devastating to this area, I couldn't help but find this scene so pretty. Maybe because all t...

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Does Davis Really Want Economic Development

Jul 30, 2014
Does Davis Really Want Economic Development

Earlier this week, someone sent me an article from Governing entitled, “Do Cities Really Want Economic Development?” In it is presented the idea that cities and regions continue to struggle because they are getting “exactly the results they want” and, as they put it, “Maybe they actually don’t want economic development.” The article recounts...

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Fourth and Hope Trial Tragically For All Involved Ended Up Too Close to Call

Jul 30, 2014
Fourth and Hope Trial Tragically For All Involved Ended Up Too Close to Call

Commentary – On Tuesday, Judge Stephen Mock, sitting in for Judge Rosenberg, declared a mistrial in the trial of Leona Jull, charged with grand theft for the alleged use of the homeless shelter’s assets for personal gain. The jury sent out a note on Tuesday afternoon that they could not reach a verdict on...

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Congressman Garamendi Releases Full Comments on Delta Tunnel

Congressman Garamendi Releases Full Comments on Delta Tunnel

Congressman John Garamendi earlier this week released his public comments to the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) on the Governor’s Bay Delta Conservation Plan‘s (BDCP) proposed “twin tunnels boondoggle.” “The twin tunnels project is being unilaterally implemented under authority claimed through the Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP), which is ironic given how destructive the...

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Jury Sent to Deliberate in Meth Trial

Jury Sent to Deliberate in Meth Trial

by Justine Joya and Silvia Ramos Medina Trial for Defendant Patricio Rosas Jr. proceeded Wednesday morning with Deputy Sheriff Charles Hoyt still on the stand, and concluded later in the afternoon with the jury deliberating. On February 25, 2014, the defendant was pulled over for a vehicle violation.  Deputy Sheriff Hoyt discovered 0.21 g...

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Attempted Repo Gone Wrong

Attempted Repo Gone Wrong

by Ibraham Dbouk On the afternoon of July 28, 2014, defendant Gregory Cash appeared with his attorney Bob Spangler in department 8 of the Yolo County Courthouse for his preliminary hearing. Mr. Cash, whom is still detained, is being charged on two separate cases. The first case had two counts, one of which is...

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Hawaii: Driving up the Hāmākua Coast

Hawaii: Driving up the Hāmākua Coast

On Monday it was time to leave our first vacation rental in Pahoa and move to our second home away from home on the Kohala Coast on the northwestern tip of the Big Island. To get there, we drove up the Hāmākua Coast, crossing over to

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Geology, Part 2

Jul 29, 2014
Geology, Part 2

Another example of the billion+ years old mountains, also at Logan Pass so the elevation here is close to 7000 ft. One of the things I really loved about Glacier National Park is the rainbow of colored rocks visible not only in these old mountains but ...

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Mace Innovation Park Does First Public Outreach

Jul 29, 2014
Mace Innovation Park Does First Public Outreach

It was a reasonable sized gathered for a Monday in late July, but it marked a big starting point for the outreach on the first of the Innovation Parks to go forward. Dan Ramos of RAMCO, one of the principal land owners for the 200 acre Mace property, would do the bulk of the...

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