Body Found In Shallow Grave

KCRA: “A body has been found in the Stanislaus National Forest, according to Modesto police officials. According to Modesto Police Department news release, detectives received information that led them to a shallow grave in the forest west of the town of Strawberry. Detectives located the grave on Thursday evening about 100 yards from Highway 108,…

Back From The Brink of Extinction

Mercury News: “In the latest step toward bringing back North America’s largest bird from near-extinction, three endangered California condors raised in captivity are scheduled to be released Saturday at Pinnacles National Monument, south of Hollister. Over the next several weeks, four other condors also will be released at Pinnacles, an expanse of rocky outcroppings 80…