Morning Edition 2008-07-18


 
Friday, July 18, 2008

    Part of Series

  • Fix I-5 Project Now Three-Fourths Complete.
    CalTrans permanently reopened Southbound Interstate 5 in downtown Sacramento Thursday.
    Thursday, July 17, 2008
  • Theatre Review: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    It's quite a challenge giving this well-known, popular play a fresh interpretation. But critic Jeff Hudson says the Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival has found a way… drawing on pop culture and the Tahoe region’s tribal heritage.
    Thursday, July 17, 2008
  • Home Sales Up For Third Straight Month
    New housing figures out Thursday show the median price of a Sacramento County home fell 33% in June. That’s compared with the same month last year.
    Thursday, July 17, 2008
  • City, Not County to Decide Dickinson's Anti-Gang Tax Measure
    Facing a lack of countywide support for his anti-gang sales tax measure, Sacramento County Supervisor Roger Dickinson is now asking the city of Sacramento to place it on the November ballot.
    Thursday, July 17, 2008
  • Governor Discusses Lottery Proposal in Big Five Meeting
    Governor Schwarzenegger is pitching his lottery proposal to legislative leaders as one solution to the state’s budget woes… They all met Thursday morning.
    Thursday, July 17, 2008
  • Carpool Lanes Nixed For Highway 50
    A judge this week blocked plans for new carpool lanes on Highway 50 in Sacramento County.
    Thursday, July 17, 2008
  • Business Journal: Local Bankruptcies Up
    Bankruptcies in the four-county region shot up over the past six months. Consumer bankruptcies rose twice as fast locally as they did nationwide.
    Friday, July 18, 2008
  • Commentary: Commuting at Taxpayer's Expense?
    In part to save on fuel costs, Sacramento Sheriff John McGinness has decided to place more two-officer patrol cars on the streets. Ginger Rutland says he should also think about cutting back on the number of officers who commute in county cars.
    Friday, July 18, 2008
  • Questions Over Safety Of Mosquito Spraying In Sacramento Area
    Some residents who live in areas to be sprayed for mosquitos in the Sacramento region say an insectide used may be dangerous. But, an official with the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District says the spray is safe.
    Friday, July 18, 2008