sac covi laptopSchools in most counties are starting the year with distance learning, as coronavirus cases continue to rise across California. That's exposing the state's deep 'digital divide.’

Story by Scott Rodd.

(Photo: One of the challenges to remote learning has been ensuring all students have laptops - Andrew Nixon / CapRadio)

 

 

 

 

Congress passed perhaps one of the largest conservation bills since World War II last week. It could expand natural areas, preserve habitat, and help cities buy land for parks.

Story by Ezra David Romero.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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