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Transparency reforms gaining some traction

Participating in the legislative process and learning more about your state and local tax burden may soon be easier thanks to a couple of reforms advancing in the Legislature. In both instances, our own Sen. Sharon Brown, R-Kennewick, is playing a pivotal role.

Dramatic aerial view of California flooding

This is a look from above floodwaters in Colusa County, from Freshwater Road, Freshwater Lateral and Old Highway 99 in Williams. The National Weather Service expects more rain in Sacramento Valley, and the mountains are in for another wallop of snow.