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Youth-Led Agriculture Tour Bus Event Coming Up

May 4, 2016
Youth-Led Agriculture Tour Bus Event Coming Up

On May 21st, an event called Sacramento Youth-led Urban Agriculture Bus Tour will be managed completely by area youth. The tour bus will begin  at Luther Burbank High School at 9:45 AM and end at 3:00 PM. This tour bus event will take you around  four agricultural sites which include the Burbank Urban Garden (BUG), The Yisrael...

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YubaNet.com
Oil Industry Continues Efforts to “Buy” California’s Electoral System

May 4, 2016

SACRAMENTO, CA, May 4, 2016 - Recent campaign funding activities show that the oil industry, led by Chevron Oil, is continuing its past practice of trying to “buy” California voters to influence the outcome of legislative races.

The industry is investing in independent expenditure campaigns designed to target legislative candidates who have strong positions on...

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YubaNet.com
Fossil Free UC Berkeley begins sit-in at UC investments office

May 4, 2016

BERKELEY, CA, May 4, 2016 - This Wednesday morning, the members of UC Berkeley’s fossil fuel divestment campaign, Fossil Free Cal, left campus for Oakland where they began a sit-in at the UC’s office of investments. Student campaigners are calling on UC Committee on Investments Chair, Regent Richard Sherman, to commit to full divestment...

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YubaNet.com
Signatures Submitted for Marijuana Legalization Initiative in California

May 4, 2016

May 4, 2016 - Sponsors have submitted more than 600,000 signatures for the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, an adult-use legalization initiative that is expected to appear on the California ballot this November. AUMA is funded by internet billionaire Sean ...

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Rio Linda Online
Save Mart Supermarkets Offers Lowest Price Tickets for Northern California NASCAR Fans

May 4, 2016

SONOMA, Calif. (May 4, 2016) – Sonoma Raceway and Save Mart Supermarkets have teamed up to offer Northern California race fans the lowest price adult tickets and free kids tickets for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, June 26. For the sixth straight year, the raceway and supermarket chain...

Rio Linda Online
Natomas North Master Plan Moves Forward with Environmental Impact Report

May 4, 2016

Property owners at the northern end of Natomas are once again exploring development possibilities with a new master plan. County Supervisors have received a development plan for the Natomas North Precinct, 5,700 acres of rice farmland located west of East Levee road, between Elkhorn Boulevard and the Sutter County line. By acreage, the development would be about half residential; 1,500...

The State Hornet
Sac State softball benefits from solid coaching

May 4, 2016

Behind the Sacramento State athletes on the field for the school are coaches who commit a huge portion of their time in dedication to their players.

The State Hornet
STUNT team finishes season fourth in the nation

May 4, 2016

Sacramento State hosted the NCAA Division I STUNT National Championship for the first time in the sport's six-year history, and for the Hornets, it was a bittersweet competition at Sacramento Memorial Auditorium on Thursday, April 28.



YubaNet.com
Californian sudden oak death epidemic ‘unstoppable,’ new epidemics must be managed earlier

May 4, 2016
Californian sudden oak death epidemic ‘unstoppable,’ new epidemics must be managed earlier

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The California Aggie
Congressman John Garamendi introduces Student Loan Reform Bill at UC Davis

Congressman John Garamendi introduces Student Loan Reform Bill at UC Davis

Former UC Regent outlines Student Loan Refinancing and Recalculating Act of 2016 In a press conference held at the UC Davis Student Community Center on Tuesday, May 3, United States Rep. John Garamendi (D-CA) introduced a student reform bill intended to reduce the burden of current and future student debt. The Student Loan Refinancing...

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