The Sierra Native Alliance’s Youth Leadership group has created a memorial quilt to honor missing, murdered indigenous women in the Sierra Nevada region, as well as bring more awareness to MMIW Remembrance Day, held in May.(Nov. 25, 2022) → Read the full Sierra Sun report
El Dorado County is making a change to its Traffic Impact Fee program by switching how it adjusts the fees for inflation. The program funds projects such as road improvements to accommodate future growth.(Nov. 25, 2022) → Read the full Mountain Democrat report
In the fall, rice fields in the Sacramento Valley usually shine golden brown as they await harvesting. This year, however, many fields were left covered with bare dirt.(Nov. 25, 2022) → Read the full Santa Cruz Sentinel report
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