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Sheriff's office: Potential for new Rocky fire evacuations east of Clearlake Oaks

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – The Lake County Sheriff's Office said late Thursday that it is advising residents in an area east of Clearlake Oaks that evacuat...

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 Clearlake fire threatens homes, prompts temporary evacuations

Clearlake fire threatens homes, prompts temporary evacuations

CLEARLAKE, Calif. – Firefighters are on the scene of a wildland fire in Clearlake that began early Thursday evening and led to evacuations of some nea...

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Rocky fire acreage increases again, containment begins; evacuation centers consolidated

Rocky fire acreage increases again, containment begins; evacuation centers consolidated

LOWER LAKE, Calif. – The acreage on the Rocky fire near Lower Lake continued to grow on Th...

Lake County Emergency Operation Center activated; county lands closed

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – Officials have activated the Lake County Emergency Operation Center ...

Rocky fire; homes destroyed, 650 evacuated

LOWER LAKE, Calif. – Multiple outbuildings and three homes have been reported destroyed by...

Rocky fire grows to 8,000 acres

LOWER LAKE, Calif. –  The Rocky fire, which started Wednesday afternoon has grown to 8...

  Rocky fire forces evacuations of hundreds of residents

Rocky fire forces evacuations of hundreds of residents

LOWER LAKE, Calif. – As local and state firefighters worked through the night to contain a...

Rocky fire evacuations expanded; summer school programs closed

LOWER LAKE, Calif. – As the Rocky fire near Lower Lake continued to grow through the night...

 

California Community Colleges begin deployment of new academic advising and planning platform

SACRAMENTO – Community college students throughout California will soon have access to new technology that will help them identify their academic goals, develop structure...

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Changes to recreational tuna regulations now in effect

The California Fish and Game Commission recently adopted changes to recreational tuna regulations. The new regulations are effective as of today, July 30, 2015.
 
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Parker: A national monument in our own backyard

On July 10, President Obama designated 330,780 acres of California’s stunning wildlands as one of our nation’s newest national monuments, “Berryessa Snow Mountain.” The ne...

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Thompson’s bill to help veterans and their families afford health care to be signed into law

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson’s (CA-5) bipartisan legislation to help veterans and their families save for and afford health care passed the Senate on Thursd...

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Reimers: Why I'm running for supervisor

I’m running for District 5 supervisor because the citizens, businesses and government of Lake County can no longer afford to have the lake be the Achilles heel to what sh...

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State ag board to discuss greenhouse gas reductions incentives for farms, communities Aug. 4

SACRAMENTO – Incentive programs available to farmers and local communities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions will be the focus of the California State Board of Food and ...

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