Some Northern California Farmers Not Planting This Year, Sell Water To Los Angeles At $700 Per Acre FootThe rice industry in the Sacramento Valley is taking a hard hit with the drought. Some farmers are skipping out on their fields this year, because they are cashing in on their water rights.
CalPERS Charging Central Valley Workers Bay Area Prices For Health CareThe Bay Area is typically thought of as nine counties. CalPERS, which handles benefits for state employees, sees it much bigger, including the Sierra Foothills and even areas north of Sacramento.
CA Deputy Suspected Of Beating Unconscious Man A Yuba County Sheriff's deputy is suspected of beating an unconscious man in Chico and threatening a witness who called 911.
Memorial Set For North Bay Teen Killed In Racetrack CrashThe family of a 14-year-old Santa Rosa boy who died when he was struck by a race car driven by his cousin during pre-race warm-up laps at Marysville Raceway Park on Saturday evening are planning a public memorial for him this Sunday.
Steering Wheel May Have Played Role In Fatal NorCal Raceway CrashYuba County Undersheriff Jerry Read said the investigation will include the possibility the steering wheel in Chad Johnson’s car became disconnected, and that the car was traveling around 90 mph when it entered the pit area.
NorCal Raceway Pit Crash Kills Car Owner, Cousin Of Teen DriverAuthorities have identified the victims of a northern California raceway crash as a race car owner and the 14-year-old cousin of the teenage driver.
Yuba County Group Sues To Block San Francisco TrashA group of Yuba County residents have sued to stop San Francisco from sending its trash to their landfill.
San Francisco Garbage Contract Trashed At City HearingThe trash talk came from near and far Wednesday as the supervisors debated who should collect the city’s garbage, and whether it should be shipped all the way to Yuba County.
San Francisco To Yuba County Trash Proposal Closer To RealityA proposal that would have San Francisco sending its trash to a landfill in Yuba County is moving closer to reality.