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2014 Year in Review: DGS Releases Memo on Personal Services Contracts

Dec 15, 2014

(Editor’s Note: With 2014 coming to a close, TechWire is counting down its Top 25 news stories of the year. Check back each day through Dec. 31 as we look back at the people, projects

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New Campaign Shows How CA Climate Change Laws Help Disadvantaged Communities

Dec 15, 2014
New Campaign Shows How CA Climate Change Laws Help Disadvantaged Communities

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2014 Year in Review: Rebecca Skarr Appointed Department of General Services CIO

Dec 15, 2014

Editor’s Note: With 2014 coming to a close, TechWire is counting down its Top 25 news stories of the year. Check back each day through Dec. 31 as we look back at the people, projects

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Satellite Animation Shows Return of the Pineapple Express

Dec 15, 2014

Dec. 12, 2014 - The ‘‘Pineapple Express’’ happens when warm air and lots of moisture are transported from the Central Pacific, near Hawaii, to the Eastern Pacific Ocean. An animation of satellite imagery from NOAA's GOES-West satellite showed the stream of clouds associated with that moisture from Dec. 9 to Dec. 12, 2014 and...

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Social Media Playing Key Role in Bay Area Protests

Dec 15, 2014

Protest leaders have long used applications like Twitter to organize protests, but they now coordinate movements, plan tactics and share videos and images in real time at a blinding speed that police are struggling to keep up with.

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California Receives U.S. Funding for Earthquake Early-Warning System

Dec 15, 2014

Scientists have long planned to make such a system available to some schools, fire stations, and more private businesses in 2015, but their effort hinged on Congress providing $5 million.

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Op-Ed: Marco Simons: Chevron fails to win State Department’s Award for Corporate Excellence

Dec 15, 2014

Dec. 12, 2014 - After an outcry from 30 civil society organizations who objected to Chevron's nomination for the award - and other denouncements across the internet - the State Department announced that the 2014 Award for Corporate Excellence would be ...

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California Rice Commission
Identifying trees by their winter ‘bones’

Identifying trees by their winter ‘bones’

The Sacramento Valley is filled with a wide variety of trees. Here’s more information on what to keep an eye out for when heading north of Sacramento.

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Congressional Reps Get It Wrong: CA Drought Primary Cause Behind Low Delta Exports, Not Delta Fisheries Protections

Dec 15, 2014

STOCKTON, CA, Dec. 10, 2014 - Restore the Delta (RTD), opponents of Gov. Brown’s rush to build Peripheral Tunnels that would drain the Delta and doom salmon and other Pacific fisheries, along with researchers from California Water Research of Santa Cruz, announced today that federal biologists’ findings demonstrate that Delta smelt and salmon protections...

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Interview with Jeanie Ward-Waller

Dec 15, 2014

The California Health Report Editor-in-Chief, Daniel Weintraub recently sat down in the studio with Jeanie Ward-Waller, California Policy Director for the Safe Routes to School National Partnership to talk about her work to make it easier for kids to w...

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