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  1. Weak winter blamed for bleak snowpack levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    A warming trend will begin today and continue into the weekend, with high temperatures 5 to 12 degrees above seasonal averages. Winds are expected through Thursday.

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  2. Area mountains buried in snow; scattered precipitation due todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Wave

    On the heels of Saturday night's storm, which brought snow to local mountains and small amounts of rain to many communities overnight, a second system is scooting into the area. It's expected to bring more scattered showers and snow to elevations as low as 3,500 feet.

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  3. Letters: DMV: Reap what you sow on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Wave

    Re: "DMV working to reduce wait times" [Local, Feb. 16]: You have to give the governor and state Legislature an "F" for mucking up an already overworked staff at the DMV. Remember, the brain trust in Sacramento passed a new law last year that allows people living here illegally to obtain a driver's license.

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  4. Ask Emily: Health insurance enrollment low among small-business...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Orange County Register

    California has been hailed as national leader in implementing Obamacare, having enrolled about 4 million people in Medi-Cal and Covered California since last year. But when it comes to our health insurance exchange for small businesses - known as SHOP - the Golden State looks tarnished.

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  5. State's plastic bag ban suspended by ballot referendum; voters to decide in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Wave

    In this Aug. 12, 2014, file photo, a man carries plastic single-use bags past the State Capitol in Sacramento. Election officials said Monday that a trade group had turned in enough signatures to qualify a referendum on California's plastic-bag ban, suspending implementation of the nation‚''s first statewide ban until voters weigh in on the November 2016 ballot.

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  6. Wagner for state Senate District 37Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Wave

    Politicians are usually defined by one of two things: What they say or how they vote. Too often, they become the very thing they decry.

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  7. This Irvine community wins award for its emergency preparednessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Wave

    Personal care : Toilet paper, heavy-duty trash bags for human waste, sanitary napkins, medicines, extra glasses , toothbrush, soap/wet wipes, hearing-aid batteries, first-aid kit, fire extinguisher, emergency radio, flashlights or lanterns with extra batteries IRVINE - Disaster doesn't faze Virgina Nicols, but she doesn't take it lightly, either. She lives in the Meadows, a 360-unit mobile-home park for people 55 and older near I-5 at Jeffrey Road and Walnut Avenue in Irvine.

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  8. Costa Mesa votes to rejoin League of California CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Orange County Register

    League: Statewide organization formed in 1898 that has 470-plus members, including 30 of 34 O.C. cities. Attempts to steer clear of issues that divide cities.

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  9. Benefits of artificial turf outweigh 'risks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Wave

    I was intrigued by "Are artificial-turf fields unsafe for athletes?" [Front page, Jan. 25] about how a California lawmaker wants to ban artificial-turf athletic fields because of ground-up rubber pellets from recycled tires. The reason is a "debate" and suspicion that the recycled tires cause cancer.

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  10. Brown's tunnel vision could sink taxpayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Wave

    In his fourth and final term, Gov. Jerry Brown intends to start drilling two massive tunnels under the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. Estimated cost: $25 billion.

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  11. California snow survey shows little to be happy aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Anaheim Hills News

    Frank Gehrke, chief of California Cooperative Snow Surveys Program for the Department of Water Resources, left, walks out to the meadow to conduct the second snow survey of the season at Echo Summit, Thursday. The survey showed the snow pack to to be 7.1 inches deep with a water content of 2.3 inches, which is 12 percent of normal for this site at this time of year.

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  12. Lansner: Finding an affordable place to live is a global problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Orange County Register

    Hong Kong was home to the least affordable housing – costing 17 times typical local incomes, according to a Demographia analysis. Least affordable homes, in terms of the ratio of an area's median home price to local median household incomes, from a study of 86 major global cities.

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  13. Julie Collier: Parents need more school choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Wave

    The Seattle Times 013 krtnational national; krtworld world; krt; krtcampus campus; mctillustration; 05003000; 05005001; 05005002; 05006000; 09000000; EDU; elementary school; junior high school; krteducation education; krtlabor labor; krtschool school; krtteacher teacher; LAB; middle school; parent organization; krtdiversity diversity; youth; broken; se contributed campanario; school chair; schooldesk school desk; 2013; krt2013; school board Although California does give parents some choice - on paper, at least - beyond settling for a failing public school, the reality is that exercising those options is much more difficult than it ought to be.

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  14. Ovations for Jan. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Wave

    Rancho Cucamonga High School held its 17th annual one-act festival last month. The event encourages schools to submit shorter pieces and original work.

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  15. John Phillips: California Republicans need a full-time chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Wave

    Jim Brulte, a former state senator and current chairman of the California Republican Party, speaks to an executive committee meeting during the 2013 state GOP convention in Anaheim. For those of us happy with our career choice, the work we do is an important part of our identity.

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  16. Woman accused of stabbing neighbor at senior group homeRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | The Wave

    A 70-year-old woman is in custody on suspicion of stabbing her 75-year-old neighbor at a senior living facility in Sacramento, causing serious injury.

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  17. Letters: Free press under attack in France, U.S.Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Wave

    Certain people may not like the satire printed by the magazine Charlie Hebdo. Clearly, that did not warrant any killings.

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  18. Letters: Democratic policies harm 'their people'Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Wave

    With gas prices set to increase at least 10 cents per gallon - compliments of the global-warming fanatic liberals in Sacramento - it makes me wonder how any intelligent middle class or poor Californians can still support the Democratic Party. Their policies are designed to hammer the same people they claim to care about with higher food, energy and consumer prices.

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  19. Honk: Didn't get a registration notice? That doesn't mean it isn't dueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Wave

    If you don't get your registration-due notice in the mail, you can always take a look at the corner of your California license plate so you know what month it will be due by. Q. I received a late-renewal notice for my car's annual registration.

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  20. Editorial: Bullet train's beginning should be its endRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Wave

    California broke ground Tuesday in Fresno on its high-speed rail project, despite the facts that there is no real financial plan to account for the tens of billions of dollars the state will need to complete the bullet train, and the current project is drastically different than that approved by voters in a $10 billion bond measure in 2008. Nonetheless, California High-Speed Rail Authority Chairman Dan Richard assured that "the voters are going to get exactly what they asked for."

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