Carmel Valley, CA – Tucked away in the idyllic Carmel River Valley is a unique engineering project. It's still in its planning stages but it could be a model for the world. An 87 year old dam is in trouble and the fix for it could improve the river for fish and frogs and people who live downstream. KAZU's Rachael McDonald reports.
Salinas, CA – California officials started auditing companies that package and ship leafy greens this week - almost a year after a major E. coli outbreak in spinach sickened 200 people and killed three. It's all part of a voluntary food safety program the industry hopes will reduce the chance of a future outbreak. KAZU's Rachael McDonald speaks with KAZU's Ben Adler.
Salinas, CA – The Board of Supervisors have agreed to a time-line for a revised general plan for land use in Monterey County. They promise to find a middle ground between their general plan update and the general plan initiative. Both plans were rejected by voters in the June special election.