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Republicans are looking to stop the Biden administration from unraveling the 2019 opinions that shape California’s water supply.
January 17, 2023
California's water reserves are in the right direction, but current levels at a number of storage facilities are falling short from their historical averages.
January 16, 2023
The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta is filled to the brim, but Valley farmers and southern California won't get access to much of it. Here's why.
January 11, 2023
With a court-ordered halt on critical water fees, Madera County Supervisors considered changes to allocations to water users, along with imposing penalty increases for overdrafting.
January 10, 2023
The Hanford Republican’s first legislative action of his new term promises to expand water delivery and storage throughout the Golden State.
January 10, 2023
Railroad operators are facing increased heat from Federal officials and their customers over missed delivery deadlines. Now, it's affecting the food supply chain.
January 7, 2023
The popular farmer's market in north Fresno is getting a hefty financial boost to strengthen its education efforts to help buyers eat healthy.
December 14, 2022
A Madera County Superior Court judge has halted implementation of a sizable, $246 per acre fee on The…
December 11, 2022
Water shortages are pushing Calif. farms, communities to the brink. Pricey water sales aren’t the answer.
"Thanks to limited planning, California's water supplies continue to shrink, communities are being pushed to the brink, and little headway is being made to generate long-term solutions to our state's water issues."
November 30, 2022