Proposed California State Parks Smoking Ban Riles Up VapersThey say it would cost just over $1 million to post no-smoking signs across state beaches and parks. If the bill becomes law, people caught smoking or littering cigarettes would be fined $250.
Stockton Water Rates Going Up 43.7 Percent Over Next Five YearsThe move comes after the utilities department reported a revenue shortfall of roughly $6 million dollars amid drought conservation.
Sierra College Grant Aims To Curb Need For Remedial Math ClassesA $2 million grant is expanding a program that has already seen success, reaching high-school seniors to upgrade their math skills before they get stuck in a long and expensive catch-up situation.
Neighbors Want Sacramento County Recycling Center ShutteredThe people who use the center at Watt and El Camino avenues say they can’t afford to have it shut down because they depend on it for cash.
Trail Fire Slows As Night Falls, But High Temperatures Coming BackThe Trail Fire was at 300 acres as of 10 p.m. on Tuesday. The fire started at around 2 p.m. and was threatening 400 structures.
Dozens Of Neglected Animals Rescued From Shingle Springs HomeThe homeowner spent years caring for people at the end of their lives so she inherited the majority of the animals from people who had passed away