Morning Edition 2005-02-23

Wednesday, February 23, 2005

    Part of Series

  • Almond Farmers Converting to Environmentally Friendly Equipment
    Almond growers in the Central Valley must look to new machinery in order to comply with more stringent environmental regulations. Bob Hensley got a preview today/yesterday (TUESDAY) of some cutting edge equipment at an event in Merced County.    
    Tuesday, February 22, 2005
  • Rising Housing- Falling Foreclosures
    Rapid home price appreciation in 2004 helped drive foreclosure activity in California to the lowest level in at least seventeen years, according a real estate research firm.
    Tuesday, February 22, 2005
  • New Options for Paid Time Off Due to Absenteeism
    New options for paid time off to employees are gaining support.
    Tuesday, February 22, 2005
  • Assembly Speaker Calls Governor's Reform Path "Chaotic"
    Calling the Governor’s efforts to reform government via a special election the “chaotic path”, the Democratic Assembly Speaker urged the Governor to back off from what he calls “cowboy politics”.
    Tuesday, February 22, 2005
  • Budget Analysts Say State Revenue is Up
    The legislature’s top budget analyst says state revenues are up, but lawmakers and the governor must take steps to prevent continuing and growing deficits. Mike Montgomery reports.
    Tuesday, February 22, 2005
  • North Natomas Tornado Causes $700,000 in Damage
    Building inspectors spent Tuesday assessing damage from Monday’s tornado in North Natomas. So far, they estimate it caused about $700,000 in damage.
    Tuesday, February 22, 2005