KAZU News has won two regional Edward R. Murrow Awards for Feature Reporting and Sports Reporting. The awards are given by the Radio Television Digital News Association and honor the best electronic journalism produced by radio, television and online news organizations around the world.
The second forum in the 2016 Leon Panetta Lecture series takes place Monday, April 18th and airs live on 90.3 KAZU. The theme for this year's series is "An America in Renaissance or Decline". Tuesday's topic is "Jobs, Debt and Taxes".
The City of Pacific Grove is holding a special election on April 19th with just one issue on the ballot. It is an initiative to change a zoning restriction and allow a hotel to be built on the site of the American Tin Cannery. While zoning issues generally don’t generate much interest, this one’s become a fight for the City’s future.
A group of scientists is warning that West Coast waters are quickly growing more acidic. They issued a report this week urging coastline states to adopt a plan to deal with the ocean’s rapidly changing chemistry.