Morning Edition 2006-12-01


 
Friday, December 1, 2006

    Part of Series

  • Federal Government Targets Meth Use
    On this national Methamphetamine Awareness Day, the federal government has announced 300 thousand dollars to fight meth abuse among American Indians. But one local expert says the government’s plan is off base.
    Thursday, November 30, 2006
  • Levee Evaluation Begins
    Work has begun to evaluate 350 miles of levees that protect urban areas throughout California’s Central Valley… The goal is to bolster them to provide a 200-year level of flood protection.
    Thursday, November 30, 2006
  • Crash Closes Highway 50
    Authorities say 20 people were hurt Thursday morning in the crash of a UC Davis bus on Highway 50 in West Sacramento.
    Thursday, November 30, 2006
  • Lower Natural Gas Bills Expected
    A weak hurricane season and strong natural gas supply should translate into lower heating bills, according to PG&E.
    Thursday, November 30, 2006
  • Call To Insure All California Children
    Children’s health care advocates are calling for lawmakers and the Governor to make coverage for uninsured kids their top budget priority next session.
    Thursday, November 30, 2006
  • Expensive Tastes: The Job Of Judging Caviar
    As the holiday season revs up, so does the urge to eat luxury foods like caviar. But in order for this delicacy to be classified, someone has to taste it. At Sterling Caviar in Sacramento County, that seemingly unlikely person is Joe Melendez.
    Thursday, November 30, 2006
  • Commentary: Bush Cold to Global Warming
    While many scientists warn of the dangers of rising temperatures, commentator Stuart Leavenworth says President Bush is sinking to new lows in his attempts to deny global warming.
    Friday, December 1, 2006
  • Annual Marathon This Weekend
    About 8,000 people will be running through the streets of Sacramento this Sunday morning for the 24th annual California International Marathon.
    Friday, December 1, 2006
  • Business Journal: Old Folsom Gets New Project
    A new project would bring housing, stores and offices to Folsom’s historic district.
    Friday, December 1, 2006