Diane Curry

March 30, 2018 -- Diane Curry, the former interim Ag Commissioner, talks about her last day on the job, working to implement the cannabis ordinance through the county's Department of Agriculture. We'll hear about juggling the already-existing duties of the job, a missed opportunity, and what's next for her.

Playlist Alma Latina March 31st

Mar 31, 2018

Alma Latina (Music) with Aline 03/31/2018 03:00PM to 05:00PM

03:00PM-03:03PM (3:42) Flavia Coelho “Bossa Muffin (O Viajante)” from Bossa Muffin (O Viajante) - Single on Discograph

03:03PM-03:09PM (6:17) Quantic & Flowering Inferno “Cumbia sobre el mar” from The Power of the Latin Music on Anim Records

03:09PM-03:13PM (3:59) Chancha Via Circuito “Sueno en Paraguay (El Buho Remix)” from Amansará (Remixes) on Charco

Harinder Grewal

March 30, 2018 --  The county announced Thursday night that the Board of Supervisors appointed Dr. Harinder Grewal, of Stanislaus County, to serve as the new Ag Commissioner. We'll hear a little more about Grewal in the first short piece.

In the next piece, we'll hear from Devon Jones, the Executive Director of the Farm Bureau. She'll tell us about the importance of the Ag Commissioner to her membership, which is mostly conventional farmers, though plenty of cannabis growers are members, too.

Ted Williams is running for 5th District Supervisor in Mendocino County. Tune in to hear this profile of Mr. Williams and what you might expect from him as supervisor.  

The Hart family from Woodland, Washington, traveled along Hwy 1 in Mendocino County in recent days and for unknown reasons plummeted down a steep cliff at a turn out south of Juan Creek. Five family members were found dead at the scene - the bottom of the cliff on the rocky shoreline. Reporter Hope McKenney talked to Mendocino County Sheriff Tom Allman about the crash and the latest search and rescue efforts.