Applicants Flock To Davis' First Marijuana Job Fair – Capital Public Radio News

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A job fair focusing on marijuana brought with it interested job seekers looking employment in a growing industry.The line for prospective applicants was out the door for Yolo County Cannabis Coalition’s job fair in Davis. As California’s pot regulations are being hashed out at the state and local levels, people like Devon Kelly came looking for more experience so he …

Applicants Flock To Davis' First Marijuana Job Fair – capradio.org – Capital Public Radio News

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A job fair focusing on marijuana brought with it interested job seekers looking employment in a growing industry.The line for prospective applicants was out the door for Yolo County Cannabis Coalition’s job fair in Davis. As California’s pot regulations are being hashed out at the state and local levels, people like Devon Kelly came looking for more experience so he …

Action Items: Mapping Out the Pot Economy – Comstock's Magazine

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With California voters approving Proposition 64 in November, government officials, elected representatives and entrepreneurs are grappling with how legal cannabis can contribute economically to our region. Proponents say major potential exists in commerce, agriculture, medical research and other areas — if we get this right.On this episode of Action Items, Yolo County Supervisor Don Saylor and cannabis entrepreneur Daniel Conway join host Tre …

County “Track and trace” workshops for growers and canna-biz held June 14 & 15 – The Mendocino Voice

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MENDOCINO CO., 6/07/17 — The county’s cannabis cultivation permit program is under way, and for growers who have applied to the program, a new layer of compliance will soon be implemented: a “track and trace” system designed to electronically record and track legal cannabis plants “from seed to sale,” as plants make their way through the commercial medical cannabis market. Participation …

Woodland takes a 'go-slow' approach to pot cultivation – Daily Democrat

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Walking very much in unfallowed fields and trying to avoid the fate of other communities which have pushed through ordinances, Woodland’s City Council is taking a cautious approach to new laws regulating commercial marijuana growing. On Tuesday, the council received a report from its Prop. 64 Sub Committee and Stephen Coyle, deputy planning director, on the steps being taken toward …

Action Items: What Will the Pot Economy Look Like? – Comstock's Magazine

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On this episode of Action Items, Yolo County Supervisor Don Saylor and cannabis entrepreneur Daniel Conway join host Tre Borden to discuss how cannabis can be incorporated into a vision for a new economy in the Capital Region. Yolo County Supervisor Don Saylor How can cannabis come out of the ‘shadows’? “Prop. 64 has drawn the industry out of the shadows,” Saylor says. …

June 2017 California Department of Fish and Wildlife Calendar – CDFW News

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DATE — EVENT Various Days — Bat Talk and Walk at Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area, various times, 45211 County Road 32B (Chiles Road), Davis (95618). Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area is home to approximately 250,000 Mexican free-tailed bats. From mid-June to mid-September, the Yolo Basin Foundation provides a program for people to learn about bats and watch the colony fly. Reservations …

Woodland council to look at cannabis ordinance – Daily Democrat

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Woodland City Council Tuesday, June 6, 6 p.m. 300 First Street, Woodland CLOSED SESSION 5:00 PM A. CALL TO ORDER B. CLOSED SESSION B.1 CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATORS, Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6. Agency Designated Representatives: City Manager and Human Resources Manager. Employee Organization(s): Woodland Police Employees Association B.2 CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATORS, Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6. …

Cannabis Coalition sponsors jobs fair – Daily Democrat

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In the spirit of community collaboration and in recognition of the budding cannabis industry in Yolo County, the Yolo County Cannabis Coalition is hosting a free ​local job fair. The fair is set from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday. The fair is designed to aid emerging businesses and prospective employees alike in building a stronger community to support the …

Cannabis Job Fair planned Wednesday – Davis Enterprise

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The first Yolo County Cannabis Job Fair will take place Wednesday, June 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Davis Odd Fellows Hall, 415 Second St. downtown. More than two dozen companies who are “looking to acquire top talent right away” in the fields of design, research, communications, marketing, community outreach, engineering and accounting will be represented, a …

Hendrix jury hangs on murder, convicts on manslaughter and DUI – Davis Enterprise

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Steven Hendrix’s own lawyers acknowledged he committed a crime when he caused a fatal high-speed collision on Second Street in Davis. A Yolo County jury agreed, convicting him Tuesday of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and driving under the influence of drugs, causing injury. But the eight-man, four-woman panel stopped short of calling crash victim Cynthia Ann Jonasen’s death a …

Nearly 3000 School Children In Yolo County Hit With Stomach Bug – California Healthline

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Officials blame a lack of good hand-washing hygiene. Sacramento Bee: Norovirus Stomach Illness Spreads In Yolo County Schools That vomit- and diarrhea-inducing illness spreading through schools has reached more than 2,800 people in Yolo County as of Monday and could linger on campuses through the end of the academic year, health officials say… Kristin Weivoda, emergency medical services administrator for the …

Yolo supervisors to continue talks about refugee resettle program – Daily Democrat

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YOLO COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS BOARD OF SUPERVISORS CHAMBERS 625 COURT STREET, ROOM 206, WOODLAND 9:00 A.M. CALL TO ORDER 1. Consider approval of agenda. 2. Public Comment CONSENT AGENDA 3. Approve the minutes of the April 25, 2017 Board of Supervisors meeting. 4. Ratify the following: Resolution No. 17-49 declaring May 2017 as Mental Health Month. Resolution No. 17-50 …

Yolo supervisors to continue talks about refugee resettle program – Daily Democrat – Daily Democrat

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YOLO COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS BOARD OF SUPERVISORS CHAMBERS 625 COURT STREET, ROOM 206, WOODLAND 9:00 A.M. CALL TO ORDER 1. Consider approval of agenda. 2. Public Comment CONSENT AGENDA 3. Approve the minutes of the April 25, 2017 Board of Supervisors meeting. 4. Ratify the following: Resolution No. 17-49 declaring May 2017 as Mental Health Month. Resolution No. 17-50 …

Supervisors Oscar Villegas and Jim Provenza voiced their objections to preemptive policy, stating that it might be … – Daily Democrat

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After state regulators release a daft of regulations on Friday, Yolo County will once again need to balance local and state policy regarding both medical and recreational marijuana. The regulations would be the first rules pertaining to growing, testing, transporting and selling medical pot in California, which is projected to have a $7 billion cannabis industry. The now loosely regulated …