California Bans Wildlife-Killing Contests
California on Wednesday banned coyote-killing contests as well as the shooting of other wildlife for cash prizes.
California coyote-killing contests face ban
Organized coyote hunts that award prizes to the top marksman have sparked a culture clash in California between wildlife advocates who value the animals as an essential part of the landscape and people ...
Plumas Bank Ranked in Top Ten Percent of Commercial Banks
QUINCY, Calif. -- Plumas Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Plumas Bancorp , was ranked in the top ten percent of community banks in the nation on the CB Top Ten(TM) Performance Scorecard for 3rd quarter ...
Teras Completes an Independent Review of Cahuilla's Recent Drill Program
Calgary, AB / ACCESSWIRE / December 16, 2014 / Teras Resources Inc. (TSXV: TRA) (" Teras " or the " Company "): The company has completed an independent review of its Cahuilla project ...
California bans coyote hunts that offer prizes
California officials on Wednesday banned coyote hunting contests that have sparked a culture clash between wildlife advocates and ranchers who offer cash and other prizes to marksmen who killed the most animals.
Fitch Affirms Mayers Memorial Hospital District, CA's GO Bonds at 'BBB-'; Outlook Negative
Fitch Ratings takes the following rating action on Mayers Memorial Hospital District, CA :
California coyote-killing contests stir debate; state board considering a ban on prize hunts
Organized coyote hunts that award prizes to the top marksman have sparked a culture clash in California between wildlife advocates who value the animals as an essential part of the landscape and people who view coyotes as wily varmints to be hunted down to protect livestock.
Gusty Wind & Driving Rain Winding Down
WEATHER DISCUSSION Hurricane force winds and heavy rainfall have been expected for days in advance, and right on schedule, the rainfall arrived and winds began to howl during the predawn hours Thursday morning. Peak wind gusts occurred between 3:00 and 5:00 this morning as the strong area of low pressure skirted the Oregon coast. The ? Continue reading »
Elegy for a Hero of Religious Freedom
Al Smith's stand against the power of the state eventually led to new laws protecting an ancient Indian faith.
Drought dries rural wells, residents carry water in buckets
Drought hits rural wells two ways -- no precipitation to replenish groundwater and deeper wells draw down shallow ones. A day comes when the tap sputters.