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  1. EDITORIAL: Fresnans have the power to control their water billsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... replenish Fresno's depleted and increasingly contaminated aquifer with the city's water allocations from in the San Joaquin and Kings rivers. Ratepayers then pay for these much-needed improvements with higher water rates. On Nov. 6, the City Council ...

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  2. Solano College women fall to Delta in Northern California playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    The Solano College women's basketball team lost to host San Joaquin Delta, 74-47, on Friday in the Northern California Regional Quarterfinals.

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  3. Stockton's Village West Marina for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | RecordNET

    A marina in the San Joaquin Delta may come on the market every year or two, but it is unusual to see a property of this size and value on the market, experts said. “Village West, that's really an iconic marina in the Delta,” said Bill Wells, executive director of the California Delta Chambers & Visitor's Bureau in Rio Vista.

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  4. Fresno Tattoo Convention is made for collectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Fresno Bee

    ... contests, plus the 11th Annual Tattooed Beauty Contest. The winner will be crowned the "Tattooed Queen of the San Joaquin." For collectors of fine art, many of the tattooers have original works for sale. The Light House Tattoo Club from Auburn hosts ...

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  5. Should Californians Resurrect a Plan to Pipe in Water From Alaska?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Wired

    ... consideration - the Copper and the Stikine - have outflows more than double the combined flow of the Sacramento/San Joaquin rivers, California's largest watershed. So it's not like Alaska would miss the water. "If you're going to put this ...

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  6. Water district looks at future needs, expenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Tehachapi News

    ... the pumping plant on the Tejon Ranch is limited to 4,000 hours of operation per emissions regulations from the San Joaquin Air Pollution Control District. Annual payments would be $795,000 with a 2.51 percent interest rate. The alternative option ...

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  7. Graciela Lara VasquezRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | RecordNET

    ... from 6-8 pm. Her funeral will be held this Friday at St. Linus Church at 9:30 am, followed by her burial at San Joaquin Catholic Cemetery. Graciela's family and friends invite all to celebrate her life in communion and prayer this Thursday and ...

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  8. Careful about what, President Sheley?Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | RecordNET

    I'm puzzled by the remarks of CSU Stanislaus President Joseph F. Sheley to the San Joaquin Partnership this week. "Right now, anything that promotes is a good thing," Sheley said.

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  9. Second drought nightmare will become official after federal water forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Fresno Bee

    ... waiting for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation's February forecast of irrigation deliveries for this summer in the San Joaquin Valley. Federal officials were expected to say something last week, but they're taking a few extra days to consider. You can ...

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  10. Rizzo, Andrew Domenico "Andy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Andrew Domenico "Andy" Rizzo. Andrew "Andy" Domenico Rizzo Andrew Domenico Rizzo, born April 13, 1929, passed away on February 16, 2015 at the age of 85. Andy was an innovative and dedicated life-long farmer in both the Antelope and San Joaquin Valleys.

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  11. Lawmaker's goal: a state college in StocktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | RecordNET

    Eggman, D-Stockton, is working toward what she called “Stockton State” and is planning to propose Assembly Bill 38 to fund a study to consider the feasibility of putting a state college in Stockton. Stockton currently has San Joaquin Delta Community College and private schools such as the University of the Pacific and Humphreys College, among other options.

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  12. San Joaquin Ag: blessings and innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | RecordNET

    San Joaquin is an amazing farming county: feeding America from here to Massachusetts, putting olive oil in the kitchens of Europe and almonds on the tables of Beijing. “We're feeding the world here,” said Bruce Blodgett, executive director of the San Joaquin County Farm Bureau Federation.

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  13. Drought lingers, perhaps intensifies in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | RecordNET

    ... most critical to Stockton - have dropped even lower. Jeff Shields, general manager of the Manteca-based South San Joaquin Irrigation District, recently called New Melones Lake an “absolute mess.” He raised concerns that there won't be ...

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  14. Changes help San Joaquin County residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | RecordNET

    The sweeping changes stemming from what is best known as Obamacare have pushed people toward obtaining health insurance by charging a penalty to those who don't have it, but also expanding ways for people to obtain it.  San Joaquin County has seen its ranks of the insured grow through the Covered California insurance exchange and the expansion of the Medi-Cal system to provide health insurance for the poor. It provides a potential path to allow people to get the preventative or regular medical care that can help combat chronic medical conditions, health officials said, but it hasn't fixed a problem the county shares with the region - a shortage of physicians.

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  15. Rizzo, Andrew Domenico "Andy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Andrew Domenico "Andy" Rizzo. Andrew "Andy" Domenico Rizzo Andrew Domenico Rizzo, born April 13, 1929, passed away on February 16, 2015 at the age of 85. Andy was an innovative and dedicated life-long farmer in both the Antelope and San Joaquin Valleys.

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  16. Feds want to drain Tulloch for fishRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | The Union Democrat

    ... of additional water in New Melones. The savings would be equally split between OID and its partner, the South San Joaquin Irrigation District, as both have rights to the water behind the dam. Relatively warm storms in February did little to bolster ...

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  17. Young salmon readied for release into San Joaquin RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Fresno Bee

    54,000-plus juvenile Chinook salmon moved to pens on San Joaquin River for acclimation, as part of the river restoration project. Their new home is only temporarily, for a few days. The spring-run Chinook salmon juveniles are from the Feather River ...

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  18. Blackbird needs your helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Davis Enterprise

    ... of the most common birds in California, but now they rely severely on dairy silage fields in the Sacramento and San Joaquin valleys. According to the avian ecologist Robert Meese at UC Davis and other experts in this field, the tricolored ...

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  19. $1M boost for S.J. County gang preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | RecordNET

    The Board of State and Community Corrections recently announced the award that will supplement some existing programs and fund the district attorney's new Project Navigate Constructive Change, a program that will emphasize prevention, education and alternatives to incarceration. “This is great news for San Joaquin County,” said District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar.

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  20. Industrial supply company sets up shop in StocktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | RecordNET

    ... expand our manufacturing capacity," Ron Shepard, chief executive of Shepard Bros., said in a news release. The San Joaquin Partnership, the economic development organization serving San Joaquin County, helped Shepard Bros. with the site selection ...

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