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New Deputy Forest Supervisor selected for Lake Tahoe Basin

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 10, 2018 / comments

[Lisa Herron, Forest Service. Danelle “DD” Harrison is the new Deputy Forest Supervisor for the U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit.]
 
The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) is pleased to announce that Danelle D. Harrison was selected as the new Deputy Forest Supervisor for the Lake Tahoe Basin. Harrison arrived at the LTBMU a few weeks ago and comes to us from the Kaibab National Forest in Arizona, where she served as the District Ranger for both the Williams and Tusayan Ranger Districts since 2014. 

A “seed-to-sale” tracking system for marijuana plants to clamp down on the black market

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 09, 2018 / comments

[California County News]

A comprehensive digital tracking system for all cannabis legally produced in the state of California could be introduced by the end of next month. Now, industry officials are scrambling to figure out what it will all mean.

Pet Costume Popularity Increases

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 09, 2018 / comments

[Pet Age Staff]
 
Once again, Americans are looking forward to splurging on their favorite candy, costumes and decorations during the Halloween season. According to the National Retail Federation’s annual survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, total spending for Halloween is expected to reach $9 billion, the second highest in the survey’s 14-year history. The figure is relatively the same as last year’s previous record of $9.1 billion.

Charter City Law protects locals when Sanctuary State laws conflicts

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 09, 2018 / comments

[David Gorn, PUBLICCEO]
 
An Orange County Superior Court judge has ruled that California’s “sanctuary state law” conflicts with Huntington Beach’s rights as a charter city, throwing some protections for undocumented immigrants into question in 120 cities throughout the state.

Innovative Mass Timber Could Help Cut California Wildfires, Advance Forest Resiliency and Economic Prosperity

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 09, 2018 / comments

[Deborah Kollars, PUBLICCEO]

California’s forests, which represent some of the state’s most beautiful and valuable landscapes, are in a state of crisis due to overgrown conditions and escalating wildfires.

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