School and Education News in California
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- AM Alert: Should California reduce penalties for nonviolent crimes?
published on Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT
Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, California, is surrounded by razor wire, tall fences and towers manned by guards with rifles. In November, voters will be asked to weigh in on Proposition 47, which would reduce some petty crimes – such as shoplifting less than $950 worth of merchandise and possession of cocaine or heroin – from felonies to misdemeanors....
- "See Me" Medicine
published on Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:28:16 GMT
These days, there's more to medicine than meets the eye. It's true, physicians rely heavily on what they can see to diagnose and treat the patients in their care....
- Obituary: Marcia A. Earickson
published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:37:40 GMT
Marcia A. Earickson, 60, went to sleep in Jesus on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014. She was a loving wife, mother and a wonderful friend....
- Five county sheriffs to hold meeting on pot, prison realignment, more
published on Fri, 26 Sep 2014 06:32:49 GMT
Humboldt County Sheriff Mike Downey will join four other Northern California sheriffs on Saturday in Crescent City to discuss topics including prison realignment, illegal land use, wildfire devastation and more. "We're going to talk about how the same issues and challenges are facing all of us, and how we're dealing with it," Del Norte County Sheriff Dean Wilson said....
- Dinner benefit for Africa school
published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 21:19:05 GMT
Del Norters will have a chance to help a school in Ethiopia by sampling delicacies from that country....