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Growers optimistic about onion volume, markets
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:57:36 GMT
This year's challenging winter weather, plus an expected decline in acreage and yields, have onion grower-shippers feeling pretty good about their near-future prospects. "There is much more optimism this year than there was at this time last year," said Shay Myers, general manager for Nyssa, Ore.-based Owhyee Produce.
Local roundup: DHS cross country underclass teams fare well
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:57:20 GMT
It was a day of victories for the Davis High cross country underclassmen at last Saturday's Sac-Joaquin Section championships at Willow Hill. "Everyone was prepared to be at their best for this meet and they all rose to the occasion," said Blue Devil program coach Bill Gregg, who added that he was very proud of his teams' collective efforts.
Name droppers: Martels win world championship in bridge
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:57:06 GMT
Chip Martel, a retired UC Davis faculty member, holds his American Contract Bridge League Hall of Fame plaque and wears a couple of the gold medals he has won for playing bridge at a world-championship level. Courtesy photo Longtime Davis residents Chip and Jan Martel are now reigning world champions in bridge after winning the recent 2017 world bridge championships.
Southern California company issues recall for chicken and turkey salad products
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:55:09 GMT
A San Fernando food products company is recalling about 36,854 pounds of chicken and turkey salad products with Trader Joe's brand names that may be contaminated with glass fragments, hard silica and other foreign materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Saturday. 10.5-oz.
Buddy's Beer Garden
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:53:44 GMT
On the eve of the repeal of prohibition, anticipation must have been running pretty high. On November 18, 1933, Warner Brothers cartoon studios released their newest Looney Tunes animated short film, "Buddy's Beer Garden."
Sen. Flake says GOP is 'toast' if it follows Trump, Moore
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:47:00 GMT
The Republican told aerospace company workers that corporate tax cuts are nee... Residents of high-tax states would be affected most by the GOP's plan to eliminate or reduce the deduction for state and local taxes, but the change also could affect millions of other filers, including some in... Residents of high-tax states would be affected most by the GOP's plan to eliminate or reduce the deduction for state and local taxes, but the change also could affect millions of other filers, including some in Republican-led states. An Ohio Supreme Court justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate says he deleted a Facebook post outlining his sexual history after being criticized in part for potentially identifying some of the women.
Wimbush rallies No. 9 Notre Dame past Navy, 24-17
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:30:00 GMT
Notre Dame quarterback Brandon Wimbush is chased by Navy safety Jarid Ryan during the first half of an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Ind., Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. . Notre Dame wide receiver Kevin Stepherson runs between Navy safety Jarid Ryan , defensive end Tyler Sayles and linebacker Justin Norton during the second half of an NCAA college football game in South Bend, I... .