Archive for June, 2011

State Parks Funding Slashed

  Date Thursday, June 30th, 2011

California’s state parks will loose nearly half of their funding by 2012, forcing the closure of 70 parks.

Prescribed Burn At Yosemite National Park

  Date Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Yosemite Valley, CA– Yosemite National Park Fire Managers are planning a prescribed burn next week. Park officials say it will be a collaborative effort with the Stanislaus National Forest

Sports Travel and Tours and the California Capital Airshow Partner to Offer Explosive Excitement to Fans

  Date Thursday, June 30th, 2011

“Sports fans who have never been to an Airshow are in for a rare treat. The CCA showcases five hours of non-stop thrills, chills and jaw-dropping excitement that will literally have fans on the edge of their seats,” said Darcy Brewer, Executive Director of the California Capital Airshow.Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) June 29, 2011 Sports Travel and Tours, the leader in spectator sports travel, and one …

California State Parks to Ban Smoking

  Date Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

California State Assembly passed a bill, with a 42-27 vote, to ban smoking at state parks and beaches Monday, March 22. Senate Bill 4, authored by Sen. Jenny Oropeza, will ban smoking at 278 Califo…

Fire burns 210 acres at Yosemite

  Date Monday, June 27th, 2011

Fire crews today are battling a roughly 210-acre wildfire burning in Yosemite National Park. The Bald Fire is burning about 1.5 miles northwest of Aspen Valley — a homesteaded area off Evergreen Road, halfway between Highway 120 and Camp Mather.