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Watchdog Groups Settle First-Ever Prop 65 Lawsuit to Clean Up Polluting Oil and Gas Wastewater Pits

Jul 28, 2016

July 28, 2016 - A settlement agreement announced today between watchdog groups Association of Irritated Residents, Clean Water Fund and Center for Environmental Health, and oil and gas wastewater disposal company, Valley Water Management (Valley) will require the company to stop discharging toxic chemicals into groundwater at two of its facilities east of Bakersfield....

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Dan Bacher: Delta Tunnels: Restoring An Estuary by Diverting Its Water?

Jul 28, 2016

July 28, 2016 - After covering fish, water, and environmental justice issues in California and the West for over 30 years as an investigative journalist, I’ve concluded that the California Water Fix, the new name for the Delta Tunnels, is the most environmentally devastating public works project I've ever encountered.

I’ve published hundreds of articles...

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Legal Action Launched to Protect Western Snowy Plovers From California Beach Resort

Jul 28, 2016

July 28, 2016 - Environmental groups today sent a formal notice of intent to sue Security National Guarantee, the developer behind the Monterey Bay Shores Resort, a sprawling resort planned along the Monterey Bay that will bring thousands of visitors and harm a rare bird species, the western snowy plover. The U.S. Fish and...

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Scientists: Lake Tahoe Experienced a Record-Breaking Year in 2015

Jul 28, 2016

July 28, 2016 - Lake Tahoe experienced a year like no other in 2015, according to scientists from the UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center in its annual Tahoe: State of the Lake Report, released today.

The report summarizes how natural forces, long-term change and human actions have affected Lake Tahoe’s clarity, physics, chemistry and...

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2016 Nevada County Fair tickets on sale now: buy early and save

Jul 28, 2016
2016 Nevada County Fair tickets on sale now: buy early and save

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Califia Café to open at the Nevada County Fairgrounds

Jul 28, 2016
Califia Café to open at the Nevada County Fairgrounds

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Hot and very dry – fire danger increases

Jul 28, 2016
Hot and very dry – fire danger increases

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Space junk breakup seen over the Sierra

Jul 27, 2016

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 26, 2016 - A large object entered earth's atmosphere this evening. The streak of light was seen from Sacramento to Las Vegas.

The object appears to have broken up in two over the Sierra and a video from Las Vegas shows two distinct pieces streaking across the sky. Jonathan McDowell, an...

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Horse rescued from Mexico dies

Jul 27, 2016
Horse rescued from Mexico dies

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National Night Out in Nevada City on August 2

Jul 27, 2016

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 27, 2016 - For the second time the Nevada City Police Department will participate in the National Night Out program on August 2, 2016 between 6:00 and 8:00 PM. National Night Out is a nationwide event held in cities throughout the country in which thousands of communities join forces...

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