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Poll finds Montanans strongly support public lands, value access to hiking, hunting and fishing

Jun 28, 2016
Poll finds Montanans strongly support public lands, value access to hiking, hunting and fishing

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Law Enforcement Inspecting Vehicles Near Nevada Border for Illegal Fireworks

Jun 24, 2016

TRUCKEE — As the Fourth of July approaches, law enforcement agencies statewide are already on the lookout for fireworks smugglers at various points along California’s border. Throughout the week Cal Fire, in conjunction with the US Forest Service, State Parks, Fish and Wildlife and Truckee Police, has been confiscating illegal fireworks at the California...

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Sacramento Zoo to Repair 55-Year-Old Signature Entrance Structure

Jun 24, 2016

SACRAMENTO  — The Sacramento Zoo will be shoring up one of its three signature structures that greet visitors at the zoo entrance. The iconic structures have inverted curved roofs “hyperbolic parabaloids” according to zoo officials. The largest structure is closed after dry rot was discovered in roof beams. Built as a snack bar, it...

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Remains of 18 People Snatched From Connecticut Cemetery

Jun 24, 2016

STRATFORD, Conn. — Someone snatched the remains of 18 people from the Union Cemetery in Stratford, Connecticut, officials said Friday. They believe at least one person entered the cemetery on Temple Court in the overnight hours between Thursday, June 23 and Friday, June 24, according to WTIC. “I’ve never seen anything like this before....

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Local Law Enforcement Take Part in Special Olympics Torch Relay Ceremony

Jun 24, 2016

SACRAMENTO — Hundreds of Sacramento-area law enforcement members joined the Northern California Special Olympics torch run, hours before the Opening ceremonies. “It shows unity, showing what we can do for the community, supporting the special olympics by doing the torch run,” Lt. David Powers of the Placer County Sheriff’s Department said. At 5:30 a.m. the...

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Man Facing Hate Crime Charges After Shooting Paintballs at Gay Nightclub Goers

Jun 24, 2016

STOCKTON — Branden Staples mouthed, “I love you” to one of his friends in a San Joaquin County courtroom and told a judge he had been fired from his job the day he was arrested earlier this week. The 19-year-old faces multiple charges, including assault with a deadly weapon, making terrorists threats and others...

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Locals React, Predict Effects of Britain’s Historic ‘Brexit’ Vote

Jun 24, 2016

SACRAMENTO– Lilian Monceaux serves up a taste of home — fish and chips and mushy peas. Her homeland is more than 5,000 miles away. But since 1985 she’s been selling English snacks and traditional meals at ‘Touch of Britain’ in North Highlands. She’s surprised but not upset after Britain’s historic vote to exit the European Union. “They’re...

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Video Shows Dunkin’ Employee Dropping Donuts, Putting Them on Sale Rack

Jun 24, 2016

MENDON, Mass. — Disturbing video circulating on Facebook purportedly shows a Dunkin’ Donuts employee at a Massachusetts restaurant dropping a tray of donuts on the tile floor, then putting them back on the rack for sale. The nauseating footage, originally recorded in November of 2015, went viral on social media after a former employee,...

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Recall on Muscle Milk From Sacramento Facility for ‘Premature Spoilage’

Jun 24, 2016
Recall on Muscle Milk From Sacramento Facility for ‘Premature Spoilage’

SACRAMENTO — A local food supplier is voluntarily recalling several products of the protein drink Muscle Milk for the “potential for premature product spoilage,” the FDA announced. HP Hood is recalling certain code dates on Muscle Milk from it’s Sacramento after identifying a possible packaging defect that could result in spoilage during transport and...

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Laos & Cambodia rosewood exports violate UN treaty

Jun 24, 2016

LONDON, June 24, 2016 - Criminality and corruption have swept a flood of endangered rosewood exports from Laos and Cambodia which fundamentally violate trade protections imposed by the UN Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES).

In the new report Red AlertPDF, the London-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) reveals that in the first 18...

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