Articles tagged with: California

30 September 2014

California Governor signs law to ban plastic bags

Posted in Regional

Calif. --- (NBC News) California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill on Tuesday imposing the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags as a way to address litter, primarily in waterways. Se ...

30 September 2014

Soda tax vote in Berkley and San Francisco, Calfornia

Posted in Regional

Calif. --- Residents of Berkeley and San Francisco are gearing up to vote on a soda tax.If Measure D passes; Berkeley could be the first city in the country to pass a tax on soda and sugary drinks. ...

29 September 2014

New California law addresses sexual assaults on college campuses

Posted in Regional

Calif. -- California has a new set of rules for dealing with sexual assaults on college campuses. Governor Jerry Brown signed a law into legislation - called the "Yes Means Yes" law. It's the first ...

23 September 2014

Officials investigating cause of Boles Fire in Weed

Posted in Local

Weed, Calif. -- Investigators still don't know what caused the horrific Boles Fire but they're working around the clock to find out. The Weed Police Department, Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office, and ...

23 September 2014

Students at Weed Elementary and High School return to class

Posted in Regional

Weed, Calif. --- Hundreds of students at Weed Elementary and High School will return to the classroom today. Students at both Weed-Union elementary and Weed High School will return with specific saf ...

19 September 2014

Weed residents asked to conserve water

Posted in Regional

Weed, Calif. -- One of Weed's five water tanks burned in the Boles fire and it's a total loss. With California in one of the most severe droughts on record, California Fire is asking people who live ...

19 September 2014

King Fire suspect arrested on suspicion of arson

Posted in U.S. & World News

Weed, Calif. --- An arrest has been made in the fast growing California wildfire that has charred more than 73,000 acres.37-year-old Wayne Allen Huntsman was taken into custody on suspicion of arson ...

19 September 2014

Weed residents allowed to return home today

Posted in Regional

Weed, Calif. --- Hundreds of residents gathered in weed Thursday night for a second meeting with California fire and police.Fire officials announced that at 10 am today residents will be able to hea ...

18 September 2014

Some Weed residents allowed to return home

Posted in Regional

Weed, Calif. --- Incredible stories of courage and survival rising from the ashes in Weed California. A community focusing more on what they have, as opposed to all they lost, the Boles fire started ...

17 September 2014

How you can help the community of Weed

Posted in Regional

Weed, Calif. --- There are so many places and ways you can help the people of Weed, California tonight. In Northern California, you can help through the North Valley Catholic Social Service. In Ja ...