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Forest Service issues new 3-year permit for Nestlé to siphon water from SoCal creek

July 5, 2018 - In a controversial move blasted by environmental groups, the U.S. Forest Service on June 27 issued a new permit to Nestlé Waters North America allowing...

Delta County Leaders ask legislators to halt DWR contract extension for tunnels financing

SACRAMENTO, CA July 3, 2018 - In response to a state legislative informational hearing regarding extension of State Water Project (SWP) contracts requested by...

Fireworks Not Fun For Everyone

July 3, 2018 - The pageantry and beauty is what makes watching fireworks a timeless tradition. While the spectacle is often enjoyed on a...

Equality California Urges Homophobic Vice Mayor of Dixon to Resign Following Anti-LGBTQ Weekly Column

DIXON, Calif. July 2, 2018— After a local independent newspaper published a column written by Dixon, California's Vice Mayor Ted Hickman that declares July "Straight Pride...

State Water Board Reminds the Public to be Aware of Harmful Algal Blooms this...

SACRAMENTO, July 2, 2018 - With many swimmers and boaters expected at the state’s lakes, streams and reservoirs this July 4 weekend, the State...

Navy Sprinkles Pixie Dust Across Hunters Point

Washington, DC, July 2, 2018 — The U.S. Navy has unveiled a retesting plan for the troubled Hunters Point Shipyard Superfund cleanup that rests...

New Online Exhibit and Collection Explores Japanese Internment in California During World War II

SACRAMENTO, June 29, 2018 – Today, the California State Archives released its latest online exhibit, “California State Government and Incarceration of Japanese Americans During World...

CDPH Reminds Californians about Safe Food Handling During Summer Season

SACRAMENTO, June 28, 2018 – The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is reminding Californians about the importance of safe food handling to prevent...

US Supreme Court denies review of SF crisis pregnancy law; ordinance stands, City wins

SAN FRANCISCO, June 28, 2018 — City Attorney Dennis Herrera issued the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court today let stand lower court...

AG Becerra Joins AG Colleagues to Sue EPA Over Illegal Attempt to Allow Usage...

SACRAMENTO June 27, 2018 - California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today joined a coalition of 11 Attorneys General in filing a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental...

CTA: Supreme Court Sides with Corporations and Billionaires Against Working People

BURLINGAME, June 27, 2018 – The U.S. Supreme Court today issued a 5-4 decision in a case that had been bankrolled by corporate interests...

Governor Brown Issues Statement on Death of Long Beach Fire Captain

SACRAMENTO June 25, 2018 - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued the following statement regarding the death of Long Beach Fire Department Fire Captain...

Governor Brown Declares State of Emergency in Lake County Due to Pawnee Fire

SACRAMENTO June 25, 2018 - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued an emergency proclamation for Lake County due to the effects of the Pawnee...

Cal OES Director Secures Fire Management Assistance Grant to Assist Response Agencies Battling Pawnee...

SACRAMENTO June 24, 2018 - California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services Director Mark Ghilarducci today secured a Fire Management Assistance Grant  (FMAG) from the...

Despite Overwhelming Support for Marine Mammal Protections, House to Vote on Bill to Expand...

WASHINGTON, DC, June 20, 2018 - Americans overwhelmingly support comprehensive protections for marine mammals, according to a new poll commissioned by the Animal Welfare...

AG Becerra to Co-Lead Multistate Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration Over Family Separation Policy

SACRAMENTO, June 21, 2018 — California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today announced that he will join a coalition of 10 states led by Washington...

CPUC Adopts Solar Programs to Invest in Disadvantaged Communities

SAN FRANCISCO, June 21, 2018 - The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), in its ongoing efforts to help improve air quality and economic conditions...

BLM announces seasonal fire restrictions for public lands managed by Redding Field Office

REDDING, Calif. June 21, 2018 - The Bureau of Land Management will implement fire restrictions for public lands managed by the Redding Field Office...

CHP says plan ahead for safe summer travel

SACRAMENTO, Calif. June 21, 2018 - Summer in California is a time for many people to enjoy road trips, see the sights, and visit...

Advocates rally at State Capitol in support of CA Laws targeted by Trump Administration

SACRAMENTO, CA, June 20, 2018 - Immigrant rights advocates, lawmakers, community and faith leaders, and attorneys will gather at the California State Capitol to...