Morning Edition 2008-07-04


 
Friday, July 4, 2008

    Part of Series

  • Animal Shelters Full During California Wildfires
    Rural communities are setting up temporary shelters to care for livestock and pets as wildfires spread across the state.
    Thursday, July 3, 2008
  • Propety Tax Revenues Down
    As expected…the plunge in local home values has led to a big drop in Sacramento County’s property tax revenues.
    Thursday, July 3, 2008
  • Officials Relocate California Condors To Escape Big Sur Fire
    A big wildfire near Big Sur has burned a wildlife refuge and officials have relocated eight endangered California Condors.
    Thursday, July 3, 2008
  • Farm Contractor Resumes Work
    A farm labor company that employed a pregnant teenager who died of heat stroke is back in business for now…but under tight scrutiny.
    Thursday, July 3, 2008
  • Commentary: Hang Up and Drive!
    A hands free phone may protect you from traffic tickets but commentator Ginger Rutland says it won’t protect you from accidents.
    Friday, July 4, 2008
  • Pets and Fireworks Don't Mix
    The City of Sacramento plans to have extra animal control officers on duty this July Fourth holiday weekend.
    Friday, July 4, 2008
  • With Fireworks Sales Slow, Charities Worry
    With the tough economy and wildfires raging throughout the state, some of the small, local charities that sell fireworks to raise money say they’re struggling.
    Friday, July 4, 2008
  • Task Force Targets Illegal Fireworks
    A task force of local police and arson investigators is patrolling the Sacramento area Friday. They’re looking for illegal fireworks.
    Friday, July 4, 2008