KAZU Local
12:18 am
Tue April 10, 2007

California Condor hatches in Big Sur

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KAZU Local
7:44 am
Mon April 2, 2007

Monterey Bay Aquarium features river otters

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey, CA – The Monterey Bay Aquarium is opening a new exhibit this weekend. Aquarists are hoping people will not just be educated and entertained but also inspired to help conserve the habitat of some of the cutest creatures that swim. An aquarium staff member took KAZU's Rachael McDonald on a tour.

Monterey Bay Aquarium website: www.mbayaq.org

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KAZU Local
1:57 am
Wed March 21, 2007

FDA: Leafy greens no safer today than 6 months ago

KAZU Local
12:35 am
Wed March 14, 2007

Three measures on land-use ballot

Salinas, CA – Voters will have a chance to weigh in on the Monterey County General Plan in June's special election. The fundamental choice is between the development -friendly General Plan update that Supervisors approved early this year known as GPU4. Or the alternative slow-growth Community General Plan Initiative. But, when you go to the polls in June you'll see 3 measures on the ballot, not two. That's because Supervisors didn't act on Tuesday.

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KAZU Local
1:50 am
Fri March 2, 2007

Natividad hospital on the mend?

Salinas, CA – Natividad Medical Center in Salinas has been in trouble for years. The hospital's board of trustees meets today (3/2/07) and may approve a new business plan full of strategies to reduce a 20 million dollar annual shortfall. Meantime, daily operations go on but patients and staff are paying close attention.

CORRECTION: Huron Consulting is paid $50,000 per month for each of the three administrating officers. That comes out to nearly $7000.00 per day.

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