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June 17, 2014 2:13 PM

Water flows boosted in American River to block salty incursion to Delta

Federal officials on Tuesday boosted water releases into the American River, despite the ongoing drought, because they are fighting to keep salinity from San Francisco Bay out of the Delta.

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