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The Daily Democrat
California Farm Bureau re-elects Paul Wenger as president
In a unanimous vote of delegates at the California Farm Bureau Federation Annual Meeting, CFBF President Paul Wenger was re-elected Wednesday to a new term in office.
The Fresno Bee
Prep volleyball: Minarets wins SoCal opener in a rout
Minarets High won its first SoCal Regional volleyball match on Tuesday night, sweeping Calipatria 25-8, 25-12, 25-7 in an opening-round Division V match O'Neals.
IID board approves moving forward with second phase of managed marsh project
Following action taken Tuesday by the Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors, between 300 and 320 acres of land south of Calipatria is expected to be developed, starting early next year, into additional managed marsh land to provide habitat for local species.
Ethiopia signs US$4b geothermal deal
Ethiopia signed a US$4 billion deal Wednesday with American-Icelandic company Reykjavik Geothermal to develop a 1000-megawatt geothermal farm, officials said.
San Francisco Bay View
Calipatria shows the way: ASU prisoners win their demands while on hunger strike
When the California prisoner hunger strike began on July 8, 2013, CDCR officials were repeatedly quoted in the mainstream media telling the world that CDCR does not negotiate with prisoners.