Pine Valley, California - U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents in East County San Diego arrested a man on Saturday evening who was wanted for a parole violation, assumed to be armed and dangerous.

Sacramento, California - Building on his commitment to supporting the state’s young children and their families, Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the release of the Master Plan for Early Learning and Care: California for All Kids, which provides a strong research-based roadmap for building a comprehensive and equitable early learning and care system over the next decade. The Plan will help the state better understand the crisis families, children and early learning and care providers are facing amid the COVID-19 pandemic and identifies key policy goals to ensure that all California children can thrive physically, emotionally and educationally in their early years through access to high-quality early learning and care programs.

San Diego, California - Jonny Ngo, the former president and chief executive officer of NL Technology, LLC, was sentenced in federal court to 75 months in prison for operating a $65 million Ponzi scheme that caused investors to lose over $20 million.  He was also ordered to pay $20,292,490.60 in restitution to the victims of his fraud.

Sacramento, California - The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is announcing vacancies on the Certified Farmers’ Market Advisory Committee (CFMAC). 

Sacramento, California - Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation declaring Thursday, November 26, 2020, as Thanksgiving Day.

Fresno, California - West Side farmer John Diener had flash of inspiration. Why not plant butternut squash? Diener is a long-time research cooperator with UC Cooperative Extension specialist Jeff Mitchell, who has studied innovative, sustainable farming practices for 21 years at the UC West Side Research and Extension Center under four different treatments: no-till plus cover crops, no-till with no cover crops, conventionally tilled with cover crops and conventionally tilled without cover crops.