Damage, design flaws in Oroville Dam spillway point to lengthy repairs, consultants say

The main spillway at Oroville Dam is riddled with design flaws and so badly damaged that an independent panel of experts hired by the state has concluded it’s probably impossible to repair the structure completely before the next rainy season begins in November. The panel of four engineering consultants, in a recent memo to the state Department of Water Resources, said it believes the concrete spillway can be made functional enough to release water from Lake Oroville during the next rainy season.

McClatchy girls’ winning tradition passed from one generation to next

One of the oldest and most stately high schools in Sacramento, McClatchy has carved out an impressive reputation when it comes to education and athletic success. The tradition of winning in the girls basketball program has been passed down through the generations, and now the Loins will play for their second CIF State Championship in three years.

Schiff rises, Nunes falters in Russia investigation

Rep. Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, has shown himself to be a calm and smart voice at the eye of a political hurricane. Rep. Devin Nunes, the Republican chairman of the committee, has proven to be, first and foremost, an apologist and surrogate for President Donald Trump.

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Peter Pan's point of view

Sacramento Ballet dancer Anthony Cannarella wore a GoPro camera on his head as he flies as Peter Pan during dress rehearsal. Sacramento Ballet's Peter Pan ballet plays Friday through Sunday at the Sacramento Community Center Theater.
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Peter Pan's point of view 2:47

Peter Pan's point of view

49ers on hand for Stanford pro day 0:41

49ers on hand for Stanford pro day

Filipino singers perform national anthem before Kings-Bucks game 1:28

Filipino singers perform national anthem before Kings-Bucks game

Washington partisanship 'worse than it ever was before,' Jerry Brown says 0:36

Washington partisanship 'worse than it ever was before,' Jerry Brown says

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