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Road, water, sewer improvement projects planned in Fortuna

By Mary Bullwinkel |

Fortuna mayor outlines 2016 State of the City

Fortuna Mayor Sue Long told those gathered last week at the 2016 State of the City breakfast that “some tough decisions need to be made.” She was referring to the financial state of Fortuna, as she asked for community input in the budget...

By Mary Bullwinkel |


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    AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

    Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.This week's gallery features a member of the Maasai Cricket...

    By The Associated Press|

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    Police believe 6 found dead in Chicago home were targeted

    CHICAGO (AP) Chicago police said they believe six family members found dead in their southwest side home were killed in a "targeted incident," though they're still trying to determine a possible motive.It's possible someone in the family "was...

    By Don Babwin And Sara Burnett, Associated Press|

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    Quotations in the News

    "By the way, if you get a call on Tuesday night that I dropped out, it isn't true. Keep voting." Marco Rubio, tweaking Ted Cruz, whose campaign spread rumors hours before the Iowa caucuses that Ben Carson was dropping out of the Republican race...

    By The Associated Press|

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    Louisville men's basketball team coping with postseason ban

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Louisville will be on the outside looking in at March Madness this spring, a view that neither the Cardinals players nor coach Rick Pitino expected.University President James Ramsey announced a one-year postseason ban...

    By Gary B. Graves, AP Sports Writer|

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    Manziel's troubles mount, police open criminal investigation

    Johnny Manziel's troubles both legal and personal are worsening.A scrambling quarterback who can usually wriggle his way out of a predicament, Manziel is under pressure unlike any he's felt before.Dallas police announced Friday night they...

    By Tom Withers, AP Sports Writer|

  • Business

    Drivers beware: Famous LA bridge has begun coming down

    LOS ANGELES (AP) The end has begun for a downtown bridge that played a supporting role in many Hollywood chase scenes down the concrete-lined Los Angeles River.The demolition of the 6th Street Bridge began late Friday night and is expected to...

    By Justin Pritchard, Associated Press|

  • Environment

    3 people believed aboard 2 planes that collided off LA

    LOS ANGELES (AP) One small plane with two men aboard and another plane with one woman aboard have collided over the ocean near the Port of Los Angeles, setting off a major search that has yet to turn up any survivors or dead, the U.S. Coast...

    By Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press|

  • Business

    As fix nears for gas leak, residents worry about return home

    LOS ANGELES (AP) With a possible end in sight to a massive 15-week gas leak, anxious residents displaced from a Los Angeles neighborhood are skeptical a fix is near and worry they may be forced to return too soon to unhealthy homes.Barbara...

    By Brian Melley, Associated Press|

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    Boys basketball: Paly survives ugly fourth quarter at Los Altos

    LOS ALTOS -- To say it wasn't pretty doesn't do it justice.

    By Vytas Mazeika Daily News Staff Writer|

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    Prep results for Friday, Feb. 5


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