Central Coast
Around Los Osos: Fish & Chips / Water Restrictions / Dog Park Update

Around Los Osos: Fish & Chips / Water Restrictions / Dog Park Update

August 26,2014 From Thai Cuisine To Fish & Chips Owners of the famed Noi’s Little Thai Takeout eatery on 2nd St in the Los Osos district of Baywood…

Morro Bay Wave Project Moves Forward

Morro Bay Wave Project Moves Forward

August 25,2014 Dynegy, the company that owns the mothballed Morro Bay natural gas power plant,has applied for a permit with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on July…

Central Valley

Visalia: Don’t Count Your Sprouts For Now

Visalia: Don’t Count Your Sprouts For Now

August 27,2014 Fast growing Sprouts Farmers Market, an organic grocery chain,will not build a store…

Around Tulare County

Around Tulare County

Strong Demand For Subdivision Lots A new California Association of Realtors report says in 2014,…

Sequoia Brewery To Open In Visalia & Santa Barbara

Sequoia Brewery To Open In Visalia & Santa Barbara

August 22,2014More Development News In Downtown Visalia (corrections added) Locals who have a continuing thirst…

Yellow Fever Mosquito found in Tulare County August 18,2014 Residents and medical providers asked to…

Business

Less Distress On The Home Front

Less Distress On The Home Front

August 27,2014 The latest snapshot of the housing economy by California Association of Realtors ( August 26) shows how far the housing recovery has come in the past…

Tropical Hurricane Could Bring Rain To Northern California / UPDATED

Tropical Hurricane Could Bring Rain To Northern California / UPDATED

August 25,2014 NWS-SF is now saying precipitation in less likely in latest model runs…… BIGGEST FORECAST CHALLENGE AS OF LATE HAS BEEN THE POSSIBILITY OFMOISTURE FROM HURRICANE MARIE…

Around Tulare County: Tulare / Costco/ Mor Furniture / Visalia / Porterville

Around Tulare County: Tulare / Costco/ Mor Furniture / Visalia / Porterville

August 23,2014 Colony Energy Plant In Tulare Gets Hearing Colony Energy’s plan to build an anaerobic digester in Tulare got a public hearing last week. They also want…

Latest El Nino Forecast

Latest El Nino Forecast

August 22,2014 Wither El Nino? Ag weather forecaster Alan Fox  who writes a weather blog for California’s avocado growers has weighed in on El Nino and its strength…

Agriculture

Ag Beat: Corn / Grapes / Lemons / Frozen Food

Ag Beat: Corn / Grapes / Lemons / Frozen Food

Corn Exports To China Fall What was the fastest growing market for US corn has turned cold after the Chinese said …

Cuyama Valley Groundwater Withdrawals Double Long-Term Replenishment

Cuyama Valley Groundwater Withdrawals Double  Long-Term Replenishment

August 14,2014 Cuyama Valley groundwater basin and sub-basins. (High resolution image) (1.2 MB) SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Groundwater is the sole source…

Travel

Delaware North Wins Kings Canyon Nat’l Park Concession

New York-based Delaware North Parks and Resorts has won a 10 year concession contract to operate overnight accommodations in Kings Canyon National Parks beginning this fall NPS…

Business

Less Distress On The Home Front

August 27,2014 The latest snapshot of the housing economy by California Association of Realtors ( August 26) shows how far the housing recovery has come in the…

Regional

Snapshots of The Day / Rainfall / Gold

Summer storm this week drops 2 to 3 plus inches of rain around Shasta Lake. Left : 48 hr rainfall total in north San Joaquin Valley showing…

Agriculture

Ag Beat: Corn / Grapes / Lemons / Frozen Food

Corn Exports To China Fall What was the fastest growing market for US corn has turned cold after the Chinese said  the corn contained some varieties that…

Trends

Senate Committee Votes To Move Water Bond

Legislation that would move the $11.14 billion water bond to the November 2014 ballot passed in the Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee today on a bipartisan…

Agriculture

Ag Beat: Corn / Grapes / Lemons / Frozen Food

Corn Exports To China Fall What was the fastest growing market for US corn has turned cold after the Chinese said  the corn contained some varieties that…