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State Assembly speaker seeks revision of 'rainy day' ballot measure

  SACRAMENTO — The state Assembly speaker on Wednesday proposed changing a rainy day fund measure on the November 2014 ballot that had been negotiated by former Gov. ...

Medical marijuana crackdown gets reaction from those in industry

A recent directive from the federal government telling several California medical marijuana facilities to shut their doors inspired locals connected to the industry to speak out. ...

Reader fleeing Golden State

I was born and raised in Auburn, California. As an adult I’ve lived in two countries and three different states. Californians like to tell themselves that it is the best place in ...

Unimproved areas soon to cost users

The state government is stealing from us again! The state plans to start charging $10 per day daily user fees at a local favorite swimming hole, the Ponderosa Bridge area — at th ...