Central Coast
Around SLO: Jobless Rate Down / More Grapes

Around SLO: Jobless Rate Down / More Grapes

  SLO Jobless Rate Down To 6 Year Low For March The unemployment rate in the San Luis Obispo County was 6.1 percent in March 2014, down from…

Sunpower Donates Over 1000 Solar Panels To Cal Poly

Sunpower Donates Over 1000 Solar Panels To Cal Poly

Sunpower has donated nearly $500,000 worth of solar panels to Cal Poly’s engineering school and the panels are in the process of being put to use around the…

Central Valley

Around Tulare County: Lindsay / Porterville / Three Rivers

Around Tulare County: Lindsay / Porterville / Three Rivers

County Farm Jobs Fall In Latest EDD Report March farm jobs fell by 2000 in…

Deals Around Visalia / Tulare: New Clinic In Downtown Visalia

Deals Around Visalia / Tulare: New Clinic In Downtown Visalia

Kaweah Delta To Open New Clinic Downtown Kaweah Delta will open a new medical clinic…

Around The Central Valley: Kettleman Decision / More Rain ?

Around The Central Valley: Kettleman Decision / More Rain ?

California Gas Prices Rise To $4.07 Average Gasoline prices are heading higher in April climbing…

A Major Milestone Achieved in the Recovery of Federally-Endangered Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep at Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks

A Major Milestone Achieved in the Recovery of Federally-Endangered Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep at Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks

SEQUOIA AND KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARKS, THREE RIVERS, CALIFORNIA— Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis…

Business

Rain, Money & Gas

Rain, Money & Gas

Northern California Rain Chances NWS reports northern California could  get a couple of bouts with rain next week coming late Monday and Tuesday with Sierra snowfall of a…

Rail Traffic Up In April

Rail Traffic Up In April

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 10, 2014 – The Association of American Railroads (AAR) today reported increased U.S. rail traffic for the week ending April 5, 2014 with 296,039…

Chinese Dairy Firm Has Old Lindsay Olive Plant In Escrow

Chinese Dairy Firm Has Old Lindsay Olive Plant In Escrow

300 Jobs Could Be Coming To Lindsay A Chinese dairy group has the former Lindsay Olive plant in Lindsay in escrow. The vacant 35 acre plant has been…

State Controller Releases March Cash Update

State Controller Releases March Cash Update

April 9,2014 SACRAMENTO – State Controller John Chiang today released his monthly report covering California’s cash balance, receipts and disbursements in March 2014. Revenues for the month totaled…

Agriculture

5 Percent Allocation to State Water Project Users

5 Percent Allocation to State Water Project Users

  April 19.2014 Late Storms Allow 5 Percent Allocation to State Water Project Users SACRAMENTO – Rain and snow from February…

As Citrus Trees Bloom, ‘Dismal’ Water Year Looms

As Citrus Trees Bloom, ‘Dismal’ Water Year Looms

from CFB By Kate Campbell Tulare County citrus farmer Larry Peltzer prepares to top navel orange trees as a strong spring…

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

Rain, Money & Gas

Northern California Rain Chances NWS reports northern California could  get a couple of bouts with rain next week coming late Monday and Tuesday with Sierra snowfall of…

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

5 Percent Allocation to State Water Project Users

  April 19.2014 Late Storms Allow 5 Percent Allocation to State Water Project Users SACRAMENTO – Rain and snow from February and March storms have allowed the…

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

5 Percent Allocation to State Water Project Users

  April 19.2014 Late Storms Allow 5 Percent Allocation to State Water Project Users SACRAMENTO – Rain and snow from February and March storms have allowed the…