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5 Tips for Planning Your Gold Country Whitewater Rafting Adventure

Jul 20, 2016
5 Tips for Planning Your Gold Country Whitewater Rafting Adventure

Summer is in full swing in Sacramento and so is rafting season on the American River. Whether you want to have a lazy tubing trip closer to downtown Sacramento or experience the rapids in El Dorado County, there is a summer rafting experience for every...

Sacramento365
5 Tips for Planning Your Gold Country Whitewater Rafting Adventure

Jul 20, 2016
5 Tips for Planning Your Gold Country Whitewater Rafting Adventure

Summer is in full swing in Sacramento and so is rafting season on the American River. Whether you want to have a lazy tubing trip closer to downtown Sacramento or experience the rapids in El Dorado County, there is a summer rafting experience for every...

HealthyCal.org
About 10% of California Teens Have Used E-Cigarettes, Study Finds

Jul 20, 2016

By Hannah Guzik

About 10 percent of California teenagers have used electronic cigarettes, a rate that is higher than national estimates, according to a new study.

Scientists from the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research analyzed data from the 2014 California Health Interview Survey, which interviewed 1,052 adolescents ages 12–17.

The study cites previous research that...

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VIDEO: Survey says 40% of UC students are not getting the nutrition they need

Jul 20, 2016
VIDEO: Survey says 40% of UC students are not getting the nutrition they need

A recent survey says that many of the brightest, young minds at University of California campuses do not have access to high quality, nutritious food.

YubaNet.com
Blue-green algae bloom in Lake Britton, caution urged in water contact

Jul 20, 2016
Blue-green algae bloom in Lake Britton, caution urged in water contact

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YubaNet.com
San Diego Passes Plastic Bag Ban, Boosts Prop 67

Jul 20, 2016

San Diego – The San Diego Council City voted 6-3 today to become the 150th community in the state to ban single-use plastic bags from grocery stores and convenience stores, joining the state’s other major cities in enacting a ban.

“San Diego’s vote provides added momentum for Prop 67, which would protect the statewide ban...

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NorCal Tennis Czar
No. 4 seed Anderson retires from Gold River match

Jul 20, 2016

   Fourth-seeded Robin Anderson, who graduated from UCLA last year after a storied career, retired from her first-round match on Tuesday in the $50,0000 FSP Gold River Women's Challenger.   Anderson, only 5-foot-3 (1.61 meters), qui...

Sacramento Sidetracks
Weekend Top 10: July 23rd – 24th

Weekend Top 10: July 23rd – 24th

Enjoy live entertainment, treats, rides and more at the CALIFORNIA STATE FAIR. Daily – Sunday Use your imagination to create your own playground at Fairytale Town’s POP UP ADVENTURE PLAY DAY. Saturday FREE Meet firefighters, tour Station 13 and climb on a fire truck during a FIRE STATION OPEN HOUSE. Saturday FREE Build your...

NorCal Tennis Czar
No. 8 seed Lepchenko ousted in Bank of the West

Jul 19, 2016

   Note: This story will be updated after tonight's featured match between sixth-seeded Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia and CiCi Bellis, a 17-year-old wild card from Atherton, Calif.   STANFORD, Calif. -- Pittsburgh native Alison Riske u...

AccessLocal.TV
Boys And Men Of Color Event Aims To Reach Area Youth

Jul 19, 2016
Boys And Men Of Color Event Aims To Reach Area Youth

“We are more than a statistic” is the motto for the “Boys And Men Of Color”- a local group in, but not exclusive to, Sacramento. BMOC is an organization of young men of color who rally together in order to make a difference in one another’s lives. They believe that through a community-based effort...

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