Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger

Some residents return to burned remnants of their homes

On Monday, two brothers were sifting through still-smoking debris to find any remnant of the home in which they grew up. A couple was rummaging through their destroyed home, happy ...

More bandage than budget?

SACRAMENTO (AP) — California’s deal to close its $26 billion budget gap may end up doing what Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger had hoped to avoid: kicking the state’s problems down ...

State prepares to issue IOUs

Editor's note: Did you get an IOU? Tell us how you've been affected by the delayed state budget by calling (530) 852-0235 or e-mailing ajournal@goldcountrymedia.com. SACRA ...

Infrastructure project loans halted by state

A state panel that oversees loans for public works voted Wednesday to stop financing nearly all infrastructure projects in California, halting nearly $4 billion in loans for everyt ...