Morning Edition 2008-03-06

Thursday, March 6, 2008

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  • He's in: Johnson to Challenge Fargo
    After weeks of speculation, Kevin Johnson made it official Wednesday: He’s running for mayor of Sacramento. The former NBA star will challenge the city’s current mayor, Heather Fargo, who’s seeking a third four-year term in June.
    Wednesday, March 5, 2008
  • Report Warns Sierra Dirt, Rocks May Be Toxic
    An environmental group says the state should immediately research the long-term health effects of Gold Rush era mining on the Sierra Nevada.
    Wednesday, March 5, 2008
  • Theatre Review: Escanaba in Da Moonlight
    Buddy films have long been a popular Hollywood format … but a “buddy play?” Theatre critic Jeff Hudson says that’s one way to describe “Escanaba in Da Moonlight,” back by popular demand at Sacramento's B Street Theatre.
    Wednesday, March 5, 2008
  • Lawsuit Challenges Use of Campaign Funds
    A state law that governs the use of funds left over from political campaigns is being challenged in court. That’s apparently a first for California’s campaign finance watchdog.
    Wednesday, March 5, 2008
  • Phone Poll: Residents Split On Mayoral Candidates
    A new poll shows if the election for Sacramento Mayor were held today, it would pretty much be a tie between Heather Fargo and Kevin Johnson.
    Wednesday, March 5, 2008
  • Urban American Indians Have Higher Rate of Health Problems
    A recent report highlights many health disparities Native Americans living in cities face. California’s nine urban based Indian clinics are struggling to meet the high demand.
    Wednesday, March 5, 2008