0911 housing pStarting in January, a new state law makes it cheaper and faster for Californians to build accessory dwelling units, or “granny-flats,” on their property.

Story by Chris Nichols.

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template logoUndocumented young adults are eligible for Medi-Cal in 2020. But will they enroll?

Story by Sammy Caiola.

(Photo: https://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/eligibility/Pages/YoungAdultExp)

 

 

salmonWarm water is usually bad for cold water fish like salmon or trout. But new research suggests if there's a lot of fish food in the water the species could survive longer in it.

Story by Ezra David Romero.

(Photo: These enclosures, which contain juvenile coho salmon, are part of a UC Davis experiment in the Shasta River Basin - Rob Lusardi / UC Davis)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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