Sen. Jim Nielsen, R-Gerber, shown here in a budget committee last year, on Thursday asked Cal Fire Director Ken Pimlott about the scandal at the Ione Academy.
Sen. Jim Nielsen, R-Gerber, shown here in a budget committee last year, on Thursday asked Cal Fire Director Ken Pimlott about the scandal at the Ione Academy. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Sen. Jim Nielsen, R-Gerber, shown here in a budget committee last year, on Thursday asked Cal Fire Director Ken Pimlott about the scandal at the Ione Academy. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com

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Cal Fire director ‘repulsed and embarrassed’ by academy scandal

April 09, 2015 04:57 PM