Editorials

Editorials

No good excuse for DMV lines this long

Something has gone badly wrong at DMV, where wait times have increased dramatically. An audit would be a good start to find out why. The Joint Legislative Audit Committee should approve the request when it meets Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018.

Editorials

Time to make our stand, fight for our rivers

The State Water Resources Control Board released its plan to disrupt a century of California water law and demand twice as much water flow down the Tuolumne, Stanislaus and Merced rivers in a purported effort to save salmon. This is a water grab, pure and simple.

Editorials

Getting close to Yosemite’s giant sequoias again

Something all Californians can celebrate took place at Yosemite National Park last week – the reopening of the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias. The grove closed in 2015 for a major renovation project. That work is now done and the grove can once again be explored by visitors.

California lawmakers end efforts to reduce PG&E’s liability for wildfires

California lawmakers had the chance to reduce PG&E's liability for wildfires, but chose not to continue with the efforts.