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‘The air is toxic’: how an idyllic California lake became a nightmare

The shrinking Salton Sea was once a tourist destination. Now it’s home to dangerous algal blooms, endless dust and noxious air Just to be safe,…

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People Are Stealing Water in California at Record Rates for Illegal Weed Farms

Cannabis needs water to grow, but water is scarce in California right now. The state is experiencing a record-breaking megadrought which has been exacerbated by…

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PG&E burying 10,000 miles of power lines to lessen wildfire risk

The Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) on Wednesday announced plans to bury around 10,000 miles of power lines in an effort to reduce the risk of wildfires.The…

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Massive California wildfire crosses into Nevada

A massive, uncontained wildfire has crossed the border from Northern California into Nevada — triggering fresh evacuations, this time in the Silver State, AP reported…

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The Bootleg Fire Grows to the Size of Los Angeles as Government Warns of ‘National Wildfire Crisis’

The West’s nightmare summer continues to grow worse. The Bootleg Fire in southern Oregon is the largest in the U.S. and has now overrun more…

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Northern California wildfire triggers evacuations as 70 large blazes burn across West

A fast-growing wildfire in northern California led to evacuation orders, a highway closure and a bike event cancelation — as the threat of “dry lightning”…

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California has 41 candidates for September recall election

SACRAMENTO — Forty-one candidates have met the qualifications to run in the California gubernatorial recall election, less than a third of the number who ran…

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California’s ambitious fiber-Internet plan approved unanimously by legislature

Enlarge / Illustration of fiber-optic cables. (credit: Getty Images | Tetra Images) The California legislature unanimously approved a plan to build a statewide, open-access fiber…

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Los Angeles County reinstates indoor mask mandate

“We’re not where we need to be for the millions at risk of infection here,” Los Angeles County Health Officer Dr. Muntu Davis said. Source:…

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Severe drought threatens Hoover dam reservoir – and water for US west

The wellspring of Lake Mead created by the dam’s blocking of the Colorado River has plummeted to an historic low as states in the west…

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17-million-gallon sewage spill closes miles of beaches in California

About four miles of beaches from El Segundo to the southern end of Playa del Rey were closed indefinitely while officials conducted tests on the…

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California rule bans K-12 students from campus if they refuse to wear masks

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Wildfires rage in California and Oregon amid scorching heatwave

Firefighters working in searing heat are struggling to contain the largest wildfire in California so far this year. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/12/wildfires-rage-in-california-and-oregon-amid-scorching-heatwave Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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California wildfire grows by 20,000 acres, destroys 20 homes

The Beckwourth Complex Fire, fueled by a Western heat wave, crossed into Nevada and was 8 percent contained. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/california-wildfire-grows-20-000-acres-destroys-20-homes-n1273666 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Wildfires spark evacuations in 3 U.S. states and Canada amid heat wave

The extreme heat wave gripping the Western United States and Canada is spurring wildfires in several U.S. states and British Columbia. Driving the news: Evacuations…

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Death Valley hits 130 in historic heat wave

California’s Death Valley reached 130 degrees on Friday, amid a historic heat wave that is impacting the Pacific Northwest and stretching into parts of the Southwest.  The…

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More than $1 billion in pot seized in Los Angeles-area bust

More than 370,000 marijuana plants were seized over 10 days in Antelope Valley north of Los Angeles. Officials arrested 131 people. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/more-1-billion-pot-seized-los-angeles-area-bust-n1273322 Droolin’ Dog…

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California saw staggering rise in hate crimes against Asians in 2020

Anti-Asian crimes more than doubled while hate crimes against Black people increased by 87%, state reports reveal Hate crimes against Asians in California more than…

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California city approves law to require gun owners carry liability insurance

The San Jose City Council voted this week to approve legislation that would require gun owners to get liability insurance and pay a fee each year…

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LA supports new plan for stricter limits on homeless camps

The Los Angeles City Council voted on a proposal Tuesday that asks the city’s attorneys to draw up laws that would limit where homeless people…

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Supreme Court strikes down California law requiring disclosure of political donors

The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a California law that required nonprofits to hand over a list of their biggest donors. Why it matters:…

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California governor on climate science: ‘Believe your own damn eyes’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) urged people to “believe your own damn eyes” when commenting on climate science, … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/560985-california-governor-on-climate-science-believe-your-own-damn-eyes Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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