Friday, August 10, 2012 12:00 am
The chairman of the Delta Fly Fishers is speaking Tuesday to the Sons in Retirement Branch No. 145 on the proposed Delta tunnel project endorsed by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 12:00 am
A controversial expansion to Pardee Reservoir in northern Calaveras County is no longer on the table after East Bay Municipal Utility District directors voted last week to drop the project from a long-term water supply plan.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 12:00 am
A contentious planned expansion of Pardee Reservoir on the
Mokelumne River is being shelved by utility leaders.
Thursday, April 21, 2011 12:00 am
Opponents of a controversial project to expand Pardee Reservoir
scored a court victory last week when a judge ruled that the plan
neglected to account for the area's environmental and cultural
Friday, November 20, 2009 12:00 am
Three nonprofit agencies are taking the East Bay Municipal
Utility District to court to prevent the proposed expansion of
Thursday, November 19, 2009 12:00 am
In early October, East Bay Municipal Utility District sent
surges of water from the Camanche Reservoir down the Mokelumne
River to coax Chinook salmon from the inner bay or the Delta into
Sunday, September 27, 2009 10:00 pm
In an effort to kickstart a slumping salmon population, East Bay
Municipal Utility District is pumping extra water from Camanche
Reservoir into the Mokelumne River next month.
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 10:00 pm
Mark Twain is credited with saying, "Whiskey is for drinking and
water is for fighting over." Nowhere does that phrase seem more
relevant than in California.
Monday, July 6, 2009 10:00 pm
The State Water Resources Control Board is scheduled today to
make a final decision on Lodi's permit to discharge wastewater.
Sunday, May 3, 2009 10:00 pm
The Delta's striped bass averted being hooked into legislation
last week, after being targeted as evasive predators wrecking havoc
on the Delta's ecosystem.
Wednesday, April 22, 2009 10:00 pm
For 50 years, Lodi fisherman Jerry Neuburger has been scouring
the Delta waters hoping to hook "the big one."
Tuesday, March 17, 2009 10:00 pm
Questions on Lodi's permit to discharge wastewater from its
treatment plant have yet to be answered as the State Water
Resources Control Board decided Tuesday that it needed more time to
evaluate an environmental group's challenge to the permit.
Friday, January 16, 2009 10:00 pm
Thousands of salmon have vanished from the Mokelumne River.
Wednesday, September 24, 2008 10:00 pm
The San Joaquin County Republican Party has endorsed Lodi City
Council candidate JoAnne Mounce.
Friday, August 29, 2008 10:00 pm
Lodi resident and California Sportfishing Protection Alliance
Web master Jerry Neuburger, along with 85 other trout rescue
volunteers, helped remove thousands of trout from Caples Lake, near
South Lake Tahoe, this week.
Sunday, July 20, 2008 10:00 pm
San Joaquin County representatives have grave concerns over a
recommendation by the Public Policy Institute of California and
experts from University of California, Davis, that water be
transferred to Southern California and to farms in the southern San
Monday, October 29, 2007 10:00 pm
An environmental group has challenged Lodi's wastewater
discharge permit, which could force the regional water board to
issue costly new requirements to the city's discharge practice.
Thursday, August 16, 2007 10:00 pm
A manufacturing company in Lodi's industrial area was Exhibit A
on Thursday when it comes to properly disposing toxic waste and
reporting it promptly to authorities.
Wednesday, July 25, 2007 10:00 pm
An environmental group that tracks water quality says the latest
report is further evidence that stricter regulations on farmers are
needed. Meanwhile, a local farm group insists that more vigilant
testing in the past four years has uncovered pesticide residue that
previously would have gone undetected.
Monday, June 18, 2007 10:00 pm
The slender Delta smelt grows to about three inches, lives for
less than a year and is a poor swimmer.
Monday, June 11, 2007 10:00 pm
A Republican Hispanic Assembly Chapter is being established in
San Joaquin County.
Thursday, May 24, 2007 10:00 pm
Thanks to $32 million and a decade-long dam and restoration
project, fish and water are again running in high numbers on the
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 10:00 pm
Kim Odenweller wants her third grade students to be able to
enjoy the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta the way she has, for
decades to come.
Thursday, April 19, 2007 10:00 pm
An Alameda County judge has upheld a ruling that could force the
state's Banks Pumping Plant to close in two months.
Monday, December 4, 2006 10:00 pm
"This is cruel!" Katie Arata screams "They're hitting them in
the head with a hammer and there's blood everywhere!"