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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021.

California Governor Recall Election

Sep 14, 2021
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Tuesday is the last day for California voters to get their ballots in on the recall election against Gov. Gavin Newsom, a Democrat.

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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021.

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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Monday, Aug. 16, 2021.

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Here are your local news headlines for the morning of Thursday, July 29, 2021.

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Here are your local news headlines for the morning of Tuesday, July 20, 2021.

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Here are your local news headlines for the morning of Thursday, June 24, 2021.

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Here are your local news headlines for the morning of Monday, June 14, 2021.

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Here are your local news headlines for the morning of Wednesday, June 2, 2021.

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Here are your local news headlines for the morning of Tuesday, May 11, 2021.

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Here are your local news headlines for the morning of Thursday, May 6, 2021.

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Here are your local headlines for the morning of Tuesday, Apr. 27, 2021.

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Here are your local news headlines for the morning of Thursday, Apr. 15, 2021.

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Here are your local news headlines for the morning of Tuesday, Mar. 16, 2021.

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Here are your local news headlines for the morning of Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021.

Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) speak with reporters, along with California Governor Gavin Newsom and Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak.
Bree Zender

During Tuesday’s annual Tahoe Summit, big political names from Nevada and California touted Lake Tahoe’s clarity, and efforts to keep it clear.

However, this year, the focus shifted to the forests beyond the shores. 

Bree Zender, KUNR Public Radio

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California's new governor, Democrat Gavin Newsom, says he plans to push back against President Donald Trump, while at the same time making healthcare affordable to all families and bridging the urban/rural divide in the country's most populous state.

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Nearly four million voters went to the polls in California Tuesday, to help narrow a crowded field of office seekers ahead of the November general election. To help us break down that primary, KUNR’s Political Reporter Paul Boger joins us now to talk about the results.