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Temp Teachers For Striking Teachers Get Paid $500 For The Day? WHY?

Temp Teachers For Striking Teachers Get Paid $500 For The Day? WHY?

The strike by the Sacramento unified teachers union on April 11th that will potentially could affect 40 thousand students, plan to use substitute teachers and will pay up to $500 per teacher per day for the coverage to keep the schools open that day. Even though the district believes many…

Measles Concern!

Measles Concern!

UC Davis Health announced yesterday they have sent 200 letters to people that may have been exposed to the measles virus on March 17th in their emergency department at the UCD medical center. One young girl has been diagnosed with the illness.  0ne mother has gone to the press with…

PG&E New CEO, New Board!

PG&E New CEO, New Board!

PG&E announced yesterday major changes in their leadership. Brokered by three major hedge funds from wall street,Bill Johnson, retiring head of the Tennessee Valley Authority was named CEO and a new board of directors appointed, made up of some regulatory experienced executives along with several people with ties to wall…

Oroville Dam Spillway Expected To Open Today! +

Oroville Dam Spillway Expected To Open Today! +

-0- State water officials say, today, will be opening the Oroville dam main spillway for the first time since reconstruction, after a major failure in 2017. The spillway was damaged and eventually collapsed under water pressure that had built up under the spillway and from underneath the basic structure of…

DMV Audit Out!

DMV Audit Out!

The State Department of Finance auditors released the results of their audit of the DMV. The release said California’s Department of Motor Vehicles has “significant deficiencies” and an “outdated” organizational structure that set conditions for poor customer service and the failed implementation of a new ID program. The report also…

Internet Sales Taxed on Monday!

Internet Sales Taxed on Monday!

Monday is the beginning of tax being applied to on line sales by companies that sell to California residents. Officials estimate that there is 100 thousand dollars in sales tax earned every four days. The California Department of Tax and Fee administration requires non-California businesses to register with the state…

Lincoln City Council Meeting Shows Some Anger By Residents!

Lincoln City Council Meeting Shows Some Anger By Residents!

The City Council chambers in Lincoln overflowed on Tuesday Night as city residents expressed their disappointment at the results of the State Audit findings which were released last week. Several residents spoke to the council and there were demands that three of the sitting councilmen step down form their elected…

Ca Senate Area One Race To Runoff June 4th!

Ca Senate Area One Race To Runoff June 4th!

The special election for state senate area 1 was held yesterday. The election caused due to the seat being vacated by Ted Gains who was elected to the state Board of Equalization. The results in so far show a close race with Brian Dahle in first place with 28.7 %…

Expert Says Oroville Dam Is Acting Like Before!

Expert Says Oroville Dam Is Acting Like Before!

 An expert engineer with 20 plus years of experience working on water dams told a Sacramento radio station last week that the Oroville dam could be in trouble again. He stated that the condition that led to the failure of the main spillway in 2017 is happening again. The state…