Learning to stock fish
It’s a slimy and wet job, but someone has to do it. Several dozen children from around Yuba County formed a bucket brigade – with smiles all around – and spent about an hour on Wednesday helping unload and transport…
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YWA approves grant to help replace aged water main
The Yuba Water Agency approved a grant worth $1.4 million to the Olivehurst Public Utility District to help replace an aged and outdated steel water main that is losing approximately 78 million gallons of water each year due to leakage…
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Camping ordinances looking to expand
Yuba City, Marysville, Live Oak and Wheatland have been working with Sutter and Yuba counties for several months to come up with camping ordinances all similar to those passed by the counties in recent weeks, according to Sutter County public…
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PGE lessens impact of power shutoff areas
Because of improved weather conditions, some 83,000 customers previously expected to lose power due to a planned power shutoff kept the lights on, afterall, according to Pacific Gas and Electric Co.
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ADVICE: Are North Americans wimps when it comes to pain tolerance?
How do people in other countries handle pain following various surgical procedures? It’s a pertinent question today in view of the debate on opioid usage in North America. A recent report in JAMA Network Open, published by the American Medical…
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Word On The Street: Community weighs in on Governor Newsom's death penalty executive order
We asked area residents what they think of the governor’s action. Here’s the first installment:
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120218: Classroom Notes Tierra Buena
Wednesday, Dec. 5 will be a Minimum Day. Teachers and staff will use the time for evaluating student progress, curriculum development, and materials preparation.
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120218: Classroom notes Franklin
On Tuesday, Dec. 4, we will have a special treat as the Wild Cat Education and Conservation Fund will present an assembly sponsored by the Parents Club. They will bring three-four wild cats and teach the students about their history,…
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