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On Feb. 12, 2017 after weeks of rain, Oroville residents received an emergency notification to leave their homes as quickly as possible and seek shelter. The Oroville Dam reached maximum capacity in prior days, and on that Sunday its main spillway was predicted to possibly fail within hours.
House panel discusses fixing 'abuses' by BLM, Forest Service land managers
Scott Streater, E&E reporterE&E Daily: Friday, July 25, 2014
WASHINGTON, Dec. 11, 2015 - A frustrated group of House Republicans from California today declared drought relief legislation for their parched state dead for the year.
His Holiness Pope Francis of the Holy See has accepted an invitation to address Congress on September 24, 2015. The Joint Meeting will begin promptly at 10 a.m. ET. Following the address, Pope Francis will make a brief public appearance on the steps of the U.S. Capitol facing the West Lawn.
Western Sierra Medical Clinic has been approved as a registered health care provider for the Veterans Choice Program.
Clinic officials began offering the closer-to-home health services last week to veterans in the region.
WASHINGTON, July 16, 2015 - House Republicans ignored a White House veto threat and passed a drought relief bill that's sure to face staunch opposition in the Senate. The vote was 245-176 with only five Democrats voting for approval.
Republicans and Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives are trading barbs over competing legislation to address drought impacts in California.
California lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives are mostly talking at each other as they tout competing measures aimed at easing impacts from the state’s historic drought.