In Sports 12.27.2018

‘Tis the season for bowl games, but the weather did not cooperate in Dallas yesterday. The First Responder bowl canceled with Boston college leading #23 Boise state 7-0. Lightning delayed the game, and ultimately postponed it with 5:08 left in the first quarter. The game was delayed for an hour and a half before it…

Oakland Police Car 12.27.2018

An Oakland police car stolen at Monday’s Raiders game was recovered by the police department. It was recovered in the 3000 block of Elmwood with minor damage. No weapons were inside the car when it was stolen from the Oakland coliseum during the Raiders game. It was stolen around 9:30 on Christmas eve, while the…

Wolf Pack in Oregon 12.27.2018

A pack of wild gray wolves in southern Oregon kill another cow this week, their seventh livestock kill since late October. The rogue pack roams southern Oregon from Western Klamath county to eastern Jackson county. Four head of cattle were killed in October. Another cow and a guard dog were killed in a wolf attack…

Shasta Dam 12.27.2018

Plans for an improved Shasta dam may be derailed by an environmental law suit. Two environmental groups are filing suit over the fate of Shasta salamanders. One of the groups asked back in 2012 that the salamanders be placed on the endangered list. Environmentalists say raising the dam at Shasta lake would destroy the amphibian’s…

Mind Body 12.27.2018

Mind Body is being sold to a private equity company, but there’s no word yet if the software company will be leaving San Luis Obispo. CEO and founder Rick Stollmeyer announced Monday that San Francisco based Vista Equity Partners was buying Mind Body for $1.9 billion. He says Mind Body will stay in the county.…

Weather 12.27.2018

Cool and windy through New Year’s day in the north county. Windy today, but sunny through New Years. Forecasters say we have a 25% chance of rain on January 5th. PG and E meteorologist John Lindsay says this winter will be wet in the north county. You may remember his recent prediction that this season…

Birds in Huntington Beach 12.26.2018

In Huntington Beach, two birds spotted hundreds of pills on the grass at Carr park, and started eating them. The Canada goose and ring-billed gull both showed symptoms of drug overdoes, but they’re doing better today. They are receiving treatment from the wetlands and wildlife care center. The goose is scheduled to be released today.…

Pardon For Fire Victims 12.26.2018

A man and woman who lost their home in the Paradise fire saying they’re humbled to receive pardons from gov. Jerry Brown for old drug offenses. Heather Steels Burnett says the pardons were bright spots in a difficult period for her family. On Monday, governor Brown on Monday cleared her conviction for intent to make…