Morning Edition 2009-06-19

Friday, June 19, 2009

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  • Huckaby Plea Could Come Friday
    The Tracy woman accused of murdering 8 year-old Sandra Cantu is set to make a court appearance Friday. San Joaquin County prosecutors have asked a judge to enter a plea if defendant Melissa Huckaby doesn’t respond to the charges against her.
    Thursday, June 11, 2009
  • State Legislative Analyst Speaks Up About California's Budget Woes
    Mac Taylor keeps tabs on accurate budget numbers as lawmakers and the governor try to erase the state's 24-billion dollar deficit.
    Friday, June 12, 2009
  • Sacramento Area Median Rises
    A tracking firm says the median home price in the Sacramento area went up by 9.5% in May from April…the second month-to-month increase in nearly two years.
    Thursday, June 18, 2009
  • Governor Gets Chilly Reception In Fresno
    Governor Schwarzenegger got an earful in Fresno Thursday. The Governor’s been traveling around the state giving speeches and taking questions about California’s budget mess.
    Thursday, June 18, 2009
  • Yolo County's New Budget Isn't Pretty
    Yolo County Supervisors approved a new budget Thursday, one that balances a $24 million deficit with big cuts to health and social programs.
    Thursday, June 18, 2009
  • Commentary: City Park Budget May Eliminate Bathrooms
    If you're planning to have a picnic at a Sacramento park anytime soon, commentator Ginger Rutland suggests you'd better go to the bathroom first.
    Friday, June 19, 2009
  • Sacramento Cyclist Continues Comeback From Drugs
    Sacramento pro-cyclist Chad Gerlach is back in the saddle racing in the US and overseas. This Sunday, he's riding in the Nevada City Bicycle Classic. But for several years, Gerlach's promising career was stalled by drug addiction and homelessness.
    Friday, June 19, 2009
  • Poll: Residents Unwilling To Pay Gas Tax For Public Transit
    Even though most Sacramento area residents think traffic congestion is a problem, they don’t want to pay a gas tax to beef up public transit.
    Friday, June 19, 2009