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County to hold General Plan workshops

Two workshops are scheduled next week to review a draft of a proposed comprehensive update to the county’s General Plan, a constitution for growth and development over the next 20-plus years.

Columbia adds some late-start classes

Late-start classes at Columbia College begin Monday, replacing some of the courses cut earlier in the month because of low enrollment. 

The administration hopes to make sure such widespread cuts don’t happen again.

Sonora Council to vote on proposed rental rules

The Sonora City Council on Monday is scheduled to consider proposed laws regulating vacations rentals in the city, in addition to three “Vision Sonora” proposals.

City staff has recommended the council approve an ordinance that would regulate short-term vacation rentals for the first time in residential areas.

Fourth drought year indicated

California Department of Water Resources / Courtesy photos Frank Gehrke, chief of California Cooperative Snow Surveys, prepares to measure snowpack Thursday at the Phillips snow course near Echo Summit on Highway 50.
A snow survey conducted Thursday by the California Department of Water Resources found the Sierra Nevada snowpack to be far below normal.

The state’s second manual snow survey this winter was conducted Thursday at four locations. Statewide, the snow water equivalent measured by more than 100 sensors was 4 inches, 25 percent of the historic average. The snow water equivalent is the estimated amount of water that would result if the snowpack was melted instantaneously.


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