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Women In Philanthropy Seeking Donations

Women In Philanthropy Seeking Donations

United Way’s Women in Philanthropy needs your donations of new towels, toiletries and luggage for 260 local foster youth moving out on their own. Purchase on your own or donate through United Way’s Amazon wishlist. Items are needed by April 20 and will be donated through Sacramento County’s Foster Youth…

DWR Awards Contract for Oroville Spillways Repair

DWR Awards Contract for Oroville Spillways Repair

The Department of Water Resources (DWR) awarded a contract to Kiewit Infrastructure West Co., for repair work on Oroville Dam’s spillways. Repairs are scheduled to begin immediately to have the system operational by November 1, which is the traditional start of the winter rainy season. Kiewit’s bid of $275,443,850 was…

Help Keep Local Parks Clean On Earth Day

Help Keep Local Parks Clean On Earth Day

Volunteers and sponsors at California State Parks Foundation’s 19th Earth Day Restoration & Cleanup, presented by Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), are participating in environmental improvement projects at Folsom Lake State Recreation Area and 40 other state parks. PG&E employees, volunteers, families, and kids, California State Park Rangers and…

Local Students Learn How To Make “The Right Choice” With Drugs and Alcohol

Local Students Learn How To Make “The Right Choice” With Drugs and Alcohol

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office and the Loomis Union School District are working together to make sure students always make “The Right Choice” when it comes to drugs and alcohol. The Right Choice is a drug prevention, education and awareness program for 7th and 8th grade students. It is a…

The Meddlers Report: 4/18/2017

The Meddlers Report: 4/18/2017

This week’s Meddlers report is focused on the low stress environment that seemed to be flowing through the Rose Room in Auburn City Hall this morning. Placer County Supervisor, Jennifer Montgomery, began this morning’s activities by telling the crowd that there will be no board meeting today. The Supervisors typically…

KAHI Radio Official Broadcast Partner For Lincoln Potters

KAHI Radio Official Broadcast Partner For Lincoln Potters

KAHI Radio is proud to announce that we will be the official radio broadcast station for the Lincoln Potters baseball team. The Potters are set to begin their inaugural 2017 season on June 1st. The Potters play a 62 game schedule this summer. The Potters will sport their home uniforms…

DWR Opens Bids For Oroville Spillway Repair

DWR Opens Bids For Oroville Spillway Repair

The Department of Water Resources (DWR) opened bids submitted by three contractors to repair the Oroville spillway. The bids are for work to implement DWR’s Oroville spillway recovery plan so a system is in place by November 1, 2017 that can safely accommodate next winter’s weather. The bids were reviewed…

New American River Bridge For State Highway 49

New American River Bridge For State Highway 49

Caltrans, its partners and the community today celebrated the start of construction on a new bridge on State Highway 49, which will meet current seismic standards and provide safer access for motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists. The new bridge on the south fork of the American River in the Coloma-Lotus community…

This Weeks Storm Sets New Water Year Record For Precipitation

This Weeks Storm Sets New Water Year Record For Precipitation

Never in nearly a century of Department of Water Resources (DWR) recordkeeping has so much precipitation fallen in the northern Sierra in a water year. DWR reported today that 89.7 inches of precipitation – rain and snowmelt – has been recorded by the eight weather stations it has monitored continuously…

Live Broadcast Of NID Twice Monthly Meetings Demanded

Live Broadcast Of NID Twice Monthly Meetings Demanded

Nearly one year after receiving that request in a formal letter, Nevada Irrigation District’s board members rejected a request to live-stream and broadcast video footage of their twice-monthly meetings. Instead, a motion to improve the audio recording system the district currently has in place was approved. That system saves audio…