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Californians Cutting Back on Water Usage: Report

Californians Cutting Back on Water Usage: Report

Are YOU following the state's mandatory water use restrictions?
Food Drive Underway to Help Local Families

Food Drive Underway to Help Local Families

The Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano serves 1 in 8 people throughout the region
Drivers License Tests Now Automated

Drivers License Tests Now Automated

The paper and pencil tests have been replaced
New Law Protects Against Sexual Harassment

New Law Protects Against Sexual Harassment

It plugs a hole in existing law that left unpaid interns and volunteers vulnerable
Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Venture capitalist Tim Draper isn't ready to give up, though
Dixon PD: Drunk at High School; Shoplifting Arrest

Dixon PD: Drunk at High School; Shoplifting Arrest

Dixon Police reports for Thursday, Sept. 11

"Spirit of Yolo" Opening Reception w/ music by Amy Obenski

RootStock Gallery Opening Reception with live music by Amy Obenski on 9/19 from 7pm-9pm
'Three Feet for Safety' Bike Law Takes Effect Next Week

'Three Feet for Safety' Bike Law Takes Effect Next Week

Each year in California, more than 100 people are killed and hundreds of thousands more are injured in bicycle collisions.
Napa Earthquake Forces Transfer of Some Inmates to Solano County

Napa Earthquake Forces Transfer of Some Inmates to Solano County

The jail is structurally sound, but some repairs are needed
Stanford-led Study Assesses the Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking

Stanford-led Study Assesses the Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking

Pros: clean natural gas replaces coal to generate electricity. Cons: health risk to neighbors of fracking.
Cardboard Challenge to Introduce New Film 'The Boxtrolls' in Roseville

Cardboard Challenge to Introduce New Film 'The Boxtrolls' in Roseville

Fun Activities to Introduce “The Boxtrolls” in the Bay Area
Dixon PD: DUI Crash; Child Abuse; Auto Burglary

Dixon PD: DUI Crash; Child Abuse; Auto Burglary

Two arrests were reported on Wednesday
Second Straight Spare the Air Day Friday

Second Straight Spare the Air Day Friday

Air quality is awful. Take care when exercising outdoors
National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Named

National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Named

This year, some $33 million in scholarships is up for grabs
California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

The recovery is "painfully plodding," and the state is still performing below its potential in employment and output, according to UCLA
CHP Seeks Suspect in Fatal Hit & Run Collision

CHP Seeks Suspect in Fatal Hit & Run Collision

Have you seen this woman?
Spare the Air Alert Issued for Thursday

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Thursday

Vehicle exhaust and smoke from wildfires are fouling the air
Stanford Experts: NFL Needs Consciousness-raising Campaign on Domestic Abuse

Stanford Experts: NFL Needs Consciousness-raising Campaign on Domestic Abuse

Stanford professors say the NFL should finally address the problem of players committing violence against women.
Student Video Competition to Award $100K in Prizes

Student Video Competition to Award $100K in Prizes

The contest is being held by C-SPAN
Red Cross Launches Blood Donor Phone App

Red Cross Launches Blood Donor Phone App

Free app puts power to help save lives in hands of blood donors