With more than three million acres burned so far this year in California, wildfires are at top of mind. The term “wildfire suppression” is often cited as a main reason for blazes getting so big, but the term has a long history.
Story by Ezra David Romero.
(Photo: Flames from the LNU Lightning Complex fires burn in unincorporated Napa County, Calif., on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020 - AP Photo/Noah Berger)
There’s a patchwork of state and federal policies to protect workers during the pandemic. But that has left gaps for employees at large companies.
Story by Scott Rodd.
USPS Postcard Causes Confusion About Mail-In Voting In California. The postcard was sent out nationwide urging Americans to request their mail-in ballot 15 days before Election Day. But in California, registered voters will automatically be sent mail-in ballots.
Story by Chris Nichols.