The Mendocino County Board of Supervisors are working with multiple agencies and groups to craft the county Medical Cannabis Cultivation Ordinance. At the supervisor's meeting on January 24, many local growers weighed in on the process.
The City of Ukiah was hit with an unexpected lawsuit in mid January over the validity of the voter approved Measure Y and its advisory Measure Z – an ordinance that places a one half percent tax on sales for much needed street repairs and road maintenance.
After storms have caused major flooding, erosion, and highway damage - Governor Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency for much of the state – in 50 counties. They include Mendocino, Humboldt, and Napa.
The Women's March on January 21, 2017 brought more than a million people out across the nation to rally for women's rights and human rights. Marches took place all over California and Mendocino County was no exception. Thousands gathered for protests in Fort Bragg, Ukiah, and Willits. KZYX's Meg Courtney attended one of the largest gatherings in the state in Oakland. You can listen to her audio postcard here.