Antioch water desalination project provides backdrop as Newsom touts climate strategy

13 August 2022, 9:00 pm

California Gov. Gavin Newsom visited the Antioch Water Treatment Plant to announce new measures to store and save water in his parched state. But first he stopped at a table set up for him to taste ...... Read More »

Flat Track Motorcycles Return To Antioch Speedway Saturday Night

12 August 2022, 5:43 am

It's time once again for the Flat Track Motorcycles to pay a visit to Antioch Speedway this Saturday night. This is the second and final visit for the group.... Read More »

California unveils $8 billion plan to boost water supply

12 August 2022, 2:46 am

While drought continues to run rampant and extreme heat increases, the state could lose 10% of its water supply by 2040 unless swift action is taken.... Read More »

California unveils water strategy, planning for greater scarcity

11 August 2022, 6:53 pm

California Governor Gavin Newsom unveiled a new water strategy on Thursday that plans for a future with 10% less water and shifts the emphasis from conservation to capturing more water that otherwise ...... Read More »

Newsom: California must boost water recycling, desalination

11 August 2022, 1:12 pm

California's governor wants the state to invest tens of billions of dollars in water recycling, storage and desalination to shore up its supply over the next two decades. Gov. Gavin ...... Read More »

Newsom calls for boosting water supply projects to curb California drought, climate change

11 August 2022, 12:00 pm

Gavin Newsom proclaimed Thursday that California can’t simply conserve its way out of its drought crisis — the state needs more water and should take major steps to get it. Newsom released a 19-page ...... Read More »

Newsom proposes billions to boost California water recycling, desalination

11 August 2022, 10:54 am

California should invest tens of billions of dollars in water recycling, storage and desalination over the next two decades to shore up its supply as the state gets drier and hotter, Gov. Gavin Newsom ...... Read More »

Newsom unveils new water strategy, warning California’s supply could drop 10 percent by 2040

11 August 2022, 8:01 am

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) announced a set of revamped water strategies on Thursday, warning that the state’s supply is expected to plunge by up to 10 percent by 2040. In anticipation of ...... Read More »

Fearing climate-related water loss, California acts to bolster its water supplies

11 August 2022, 6:52 am

With California facing a hotter, drier future — and up to 10% less water by 2040 — Gov. Gavin Newsom released a new state water plan Thursday that calls for increasing water storage, stepping up water ...... Read More »

Governor Newsom announces Water Supply Strategy for a hotter, drier California in Antioch on Thursday

10 August 2022, 1:00 pm

Newsom speaks during a press conference at the site of the Antioch Brackish Water Desalination project to announce his Water Supply Strategy on Thursday, August 11, 2022. Photos by Allen D. Payton ...... Read More »

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