Contra Costa County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Arrest made in fatal Bay Point shootingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | SFGate

    ... clear your SFGate.com cookies for the next 30 days. (08-15) 18:06 PDT BAY POINT -- Detectives from the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office have arrested a suspect they believe is responsible for the shooting death of man in Bay Point last week, ...

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  2. Napa: Kensok drops out of DA raceRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Kensok, a former Contra Costa County prosecutor, announced last week on his Facebook page that he has decided to suspend his campaign for district attorney to instead focus on running for school board.

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  3. Concord teacher acquitted in molest caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... fifth grade at Woodside Elementary School and had worked in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District in Contra Costa County since 1991. He had pleaded not guilty. Outside court, Martin's attorney Patrick Clancy told reporters that his client's actions ...

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  4. Whooping cough outbreaks have been reported in schools statewideRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... required for school entry, whether public or private," said Paul Leung, immunization program manager for Contra Costa County Public Health, which has 274 cases this year. "It's also required for licensed child care and preschool, as well." The peak ...

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  5. Tropical diseases with no drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | SFGate

    ... it can lead to neurological disease and death. Last week, the virus was found in birds and mosquitoes in Contra Costa County. State health officials also said this month that two people have died of the virus in Northern California, the state's ...

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  6. Teacher acquitted on molestation chargesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | SFGate

    (08-14) 23:05 PDT MARTINEZ -- A Contra Costa County jury on Thursday acquitted a Concord elementary school teacher on molestation charges involving three former students and deadlocked on allegations lodged by 11 others. Joseph Martin, 46, of ...

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  7. Analysis - County Office of Education addressed Assadoorian recusal questionRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Antioch Herald

    A review of emails obtained through a California Public Records Act request reveals that the Contra Costa County Office of Education considered the issue of a possible conflict of interest for board member Richard Asadoorian in the Dozier-Libbey Medical High School conversion charter school petition appeal.

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  8. Antioch decides not to raise minimum wageRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Inside Bay Area

    ... in June, but it was "watered-down" from what was first considered. Richmond became the first city in Contra Costa County to create its own minimum wage, phasing in the hike over several years, up to $13 in 2018. It included two exemptions opposed by ... 2 comments

  9. Possible Attempted Suicide at the Oakhurst Golf Course in Clayton - ...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | ClayCord.com

    A person just shot him/herself in the head on the Oakhurst golf course in Clayton, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.

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  10. Ebola isn't only tropical disease with no drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | SFGate

    ... it can lead to neurological disease and death. Last week, the virus was found in birds and mosquitoes in Contra Costa County. State health officials also said this month that two people have died of the virus in Northern California, the state's ...

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  11. Bay Area home prices plateau on slowing ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... percent from the previous July to $895,000; Santa Clara County rose just 9.5 percent to $810,000, and Contra Costa County sales prices increased 9.3 percent to $492,250. Alameda County had a double-digit gain of 13.9 percent to $649,000, and San ...

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  12. Concord teacher acquitted of molestation chargesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | KTVU Oakland

    A Contra Costa County jury found Concord teacher Joseph Martin not guilty of molesting three boys, but deadlocked on charges relating to 11 others.

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  13. Two-Alarm Fire in Rossmoor Displaces Four, Causes $250K in DamageRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | ClayCord.com

    A two-alarm fire at a Walnut Creek retirement community on Tuesday night left at least four people displaced from their homes and two apartments badly damaged, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District officials said today.

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  14. Terrance Kelly's legacy stands tall: Oregon Ducks recruit haunts and inspires 10 years...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Oregonian

    ... but it's always the sight of a coroner's tag, looped around a lifeless toe, that truly gets them. The Contra Costa County morgue is one stop on Landrin Kelly's six-week, scared-straight tour of Richmond, Calif., designed to share lessons from the ...

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  15. Contra Costa Library's annual giveaway offers free books to residentsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Inside Bay Area

    ... their classrooms. Monday marked the first day of the annual Free Book Giveaway at the main branch of the Contra Costa County Library for county employees and area educators to peruse the inventory. As of Thursday, the public can come to the back of ...

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  16. West Contra Costa school district sets tax rates for bondsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Inside Bay Area

    ... for every $100,000 in assessed valuation. That would amount to $931 this year for a home assessed at the Contra Costa County average of about $330,000. The board-approved rates now go to Contra Costa County Auditor-Controller Bob Campbell for ...

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  17. Column: Creative Space with Lisa Fulmer - Festival of Latin CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | ClayCord.com

    The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Contra Costa County began hosting its Festival of Latin Culture in 2010.

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  18. Cash-Strapped Doctors Medical Center Ends Its Emergency Ambulance ServiceRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | CBS Local

    ... community that shouldn't minimized, but we can safely transport everyone." Without DMC, which was west Contra Costa County's only provider of specialized heart attack and stroke care, patients suffering from these medical crises will go to Alta ...

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  19. Man fatally shot near convenience store ID'dRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | KTVU Oakland

    ... will gradually clear back to near the shoreline, revealing mostly sunny skies across most of the area. Contra Costa County investigators credit social media for helping to identify their suspect in a string of home burglaries as 29-year-old Kyle ...

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  20. Carson too late to join lawsuit against L.A. and railwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Business Journal

    ... suing L.A. and BNSF because of the project's negative environmental impact to an adjacent neighborhood. Contra Costa County Judge Steve Austin , however, sided with L.A. and the railway company, ruling that "a petition in intervention is barred ...

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