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Stray shopping cart fees set by Chico council | Chico Housing Action Team receives $15 million grant | California’s snowpack above average

The latest North State and California news on our airwaves for Wednesday, April 3.

In today’s episode:

  • Fees for stray shopping carts established by Chico City Council — Erik Adams, NSPR
  • Chico Housing Action Team to receive grant to house aging homeless population — Alec Stutson, NSPR
  • California’s snowpack is again above average for this time of the year — CapRadio Staff
  • California bill would let doxing victims take legal action — CapRadio Staff
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It's a big win for cooks, cashiers and other fast-food employees, among the least paid in the workforce. Restaurant owners and franchisees warn of higher prices and cuts to workers' hours.

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Erik began his role as NSPR's Butte County government reporter in September of 2023 as part of UC Berkeley's California Local News Fellowship. He received his bachelor's degree in Journalism from Cal State LA earlier that year.
Sarah has worked at North State Public Radio since 2015 and is currently the station’s Director of Operations. She’s responsible for the sound of the station and works to create the richest public radio experience possible for NSPR listeners.
Ken came to NSPR through the back door as a volunteer, doing all the things that volunteers do. Almost nothing – nothing -- in his previous work experience suggests that he would ever be on public radio.
Angel Huracha has been a part of the journalism field since 2006 and has covered a range of topics. He is a graduate of Chico State with a Bachelor's degree in news-editorial and public relations with a minor in English.
Alec Stutson grew up in Colorado and graduated from the University of Missouri with degrees in Radio Journalism, 20th/21st Century Literature, and a minor in Film Studies. He is a huge podcast junkie, as well as a movie nerd and musician.