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What you need to know: April 4

Good morning, North State! Here's what you need to know to start your day on April 4, 2019.

Posted: Apr 4, 2019 8:35 AM

Mendocino County Sheriff: Oregon family crash not an accident

The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office said an Oregon family's crash off a cliff last march was not an accident. Investigators said Jennifer Hart had alcohol in her system and the rest of the family had toxic levels of Benadryl. The family was reported to child protective services just days before the crash.

Weapon found in Redding homeless camp causes concerns

A weapon found in a Redding homeless camp is causing concern in communities that rely on volunteers to help clean up debris. Now, a member of Shasta Support Services said those that are helping clean up should use pickers - or a pitchfork - and then putting the trash in a bag.

Camp Fire debris removal halted due to wet weather

The extreme wet weather has forced another work stoppage for Camp Fire debris removal. The Incident Management Team said the recent rains oversaturated the soil, creating unsafe work conditions for crews. Work is expected to resume Monday. 

Bureau of Reclamation warns of Sacramento River flooding

The Bureau of Reclamation said the Sacramento River could flood in Shasta County. Keswick Dam water releases are set to increase to 30,000 cubic feet per second at 10 a.m. Thursday morning. 

U.C. Davis Health warns that 200 may have been exposed to measles

U.C. Davis Health said 200 people may have been exposed to patients, saying a child with the virus was in the emergency room of U.C. Davis Medical Center on March 17. Measles symptoms can take up to five days to develop and are often mistaken for the flu.

PG&E names new president, board members

PG&E has named a new president and board members after the utility has faced multiple lawsuits in connection with disasters such as the Camp Fire. Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom responded saying the new board includes too many people with wall street ties and few California connections.

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It was slightly hotter today around northern California with far more sun than cloud cover. We'll have another mostly sunny and hot day on Thursday, but changes will arrive before the week is complete.
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