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PG&E Customers To Pay To Bury 10,000 Miles Of Power Lines In California To Prevent Wildfires

PG&E Customers To Pay To Bury 10,000 Miles Of Power Lines In California To Prevent Wildfires

Bethany Blankley | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Pacific Gas & Electric plans to bury 10,000 miles of its own power lines, roughly 10% of its distribution and transmission lines, in a wildfire prevention plan. Burying the lines is expected to cost between $15 billion and $30 billion, which will be passed onto […]

Avalanche Hits California Ski Resort Near Lake Tahoe; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

Avalanche Hits California Ski Resort Near Lake Tahoe; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

By Sean Breslin One person died and another was seriously injured Friday morning when an avalanche struck the Alpine Meadows ski area in Northern California, west of Lake Tahoe. A tweet from the Placer County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the slide late Friday morning, and later said they don’t believe there are additional victims. Search and rescue teams were […]

Global Warming News: California Officials Warn Skiers to Stay Home, Too Much Snow

Global Warming News: California Officials Warn Skiers to Stay Home, Too Much Snow

By PENNY STAR Ski and snowboard fans may have to make plans to stay inside over the Presidents Day three-day weekend instead of taking to the slopes as state officials warn there is too much snow to be cleared making mountain roads dangerous. Mammoth Mountain, a popular ski resort, is just 5 inches short of […]

Pacific Legal Fund defends farmers and the public’s right to use public lands

Pacific Legal Fund defends farmers and the public’s right to use public lands

Update given by Pacific Legal Foundation Bad to the Corps:   Shoot First, Ask Questions Later A federal judge will rule shortly on our case to defend the due process rights of the Duarte family, which was blind-sided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Without any prior notice, regulators ordered suspension of farming activities […]