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California’s Central Valley: ‘More Than Just Farmers on Tractors’ [Video]

August 25, 2014 | 2:50 pm

California’s Central Valley: ‘More Than Just Farmers on Tractors’ [Video]

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Two ‘California Report’ producers get off Highway 99 and meet some Central Valley residents.

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News Pix: Drought, More Drought, Harvest Season and a Touch of BART

August 22, 2014 | 1:31 pm

News Pix: Drought, More Drought, Harvest Season and a Touch of BART

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We visit the rainless Central Valley, a harvest near Napa, Berkeley in the ’60s and the future of BART.

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World’s Oldest Square Dance Caller Keeps Central Valley Dancing [Video]

August 22, 2014 | 8:00 am

World’s Oldest Square Dance Caller Keeps Central Valley Dancing [Video]

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Ernie Kinney, who is 89, has called square dances all over the world and in all 50 states.

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As Water Prices Soar, Some Profit From California’s Drought

June 23, 2014 | 9:45 am

As Water Prices Soar, Some Profit From California’s Drought

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‘Crisis mode’ in Central Valley as some farmers increase groundwater pumping at possible expense to neighbors. Read more …

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San Joaquin Named Nation’s Most Endangered River

April 9, 2014 | 12:59 pm

San Joaquin Named Nation’s Most Endangered River

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Conservationists call for action on Central Valley river. Peninsula stream also named as imperiled.

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Drought Impacts Central Valley School Enrollment While Debate Over Relief Continues

March 19, 2014 | 4:10 pm

Drought Impacts Central Valley School Enrollment While Debate Over Relief Continues

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Partisan divide persists over how to find extra water as valley starts to see social impact of crisis.

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California Egg, Dairy Producers Win Big in Farm Bill

January 29, 2014 | 6:07 pm

California Egg, Dairy Producers Win Big in Farm Bill

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It’s more than two years late, but California farmers say they’re relieved the House passed a farm bill.

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Remembering Pete Seeger and His Days in California

January 29, 2014 | 8:29 am

Remembering Pete Seeger and His Days in California

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Singer was an early campaigner for farmworker rights and influenced generations of California musicians.

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A Signal From Central Valley That GOP May Act on Immigration

January 24, 2014 | 7:52 am

A Signal From Central Valley That GOP May Act on Immigration

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Rep. Kevin McCarthy of Bakersfield says he’d back a path to legal status for undocumented immigrants.

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It’s Cold in These Parts, With More Chill to Come

December 5, 2013 | 11:30 am

It’s Cold in These Parts, With More Chill to Come

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Cold breaks records, with temperatures in the teens in Napa and Healdsburg. Next up: a wintry storm.

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