Partiers Trash Shasta Lake; The Forest Service is Left to Clean Up the Mess

Today we speak with Troy Nicolls — an employee of the United States Forest Service — about the annual nightmare he and his law enforcement colleagues endure after people – mainly college students – party like pigs on Shasta Lake.… Continue Reading


Good News: North Staters Blue Shield Members Have Access to UC Hospitals

I am happy to share some good news for Blue Shield of CA (BSCA) subscribers, as well as the rest of the individual market!  BSCA has contracted with the following medical centers and medical groups of the University of California… Continue Reading


10 Conservation Innovation Grants Awarded In California

Seven private companies and conservation and agricultural organizations have been awarded Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) in California totaling $497,625. These are in addition to the Natural Resources Conservation Service’s (NRCS) national awards for organizations in the state for over $1.5… Continue Reading