A senior water official told The Associated Press Wednesday that he would decide whether to accept the offer by Friday. The concession by farmers in the Sacramento and San Joaquin river delta could be one of the most important yet forced by California’s record four-year drought.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced $9.7 million in new drought aid for rural Californians.
In order to protect the state’s available water, the California Department of Water Resources says it has dropped the number of state water allocations to zero.
Fall is here, and along with it, the annual tradition of picking out a Halloween pumpkin. Here is a list of places where you can pick up your pumpkin. Some are already open, while others won’t be open for a few weeks.