California Signs Paid Sick Leave Bill

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Starting next year, millions of California workers will be able to take paid sick leave. Yesterday, Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law that will make that happen. The legislation requires employers provide sick days to certain employees based on a formula of hours worked. Governor Brown says that he rejects … Continue reading »

California Preparing for Fire Season

YREKA, Calif. — Fire officials are calling this start to the wildfire season in California “unprecedented.” That’s why Cal Fire is already working to bring its full staff on. Governor Jerry Brown has declared this week “Wildfire Awareness Week.” It’s in response to one of the driest winters in the region. In fact, Cal Fire … Continue reading »