Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California’s housing struggles
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Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California’s housing struggles
The city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike

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Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California’s housing struggles
The city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike
Mayor returns home to try to lift town plagued by poverty
Rey Leon represents a trend of homegrown activists becoming leaders in the San Joaquin Valley, where agriculture and oil industries have long...
Trump wants to cut red tape, hasten water projects in West
Interior Dept. contradicts Ben Carson on new watchdog hiring
Grizzly bear captured, relocated after wandering into garage

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Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California’s housing struggles
The city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike
Mayor returns home to try to lift town plagued by poverty
Rey Leon represents a trend of homegrown activists becoming leaders in the San Joaquin Valley, where agriculture and oil industries have long...
Trump wants to cut red tape, hasten water projects in West
National wool and sheep review
West Coast grain price report

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Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California’s housing struggles
The city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike
Mayor returns home to try to lift town plagued by poverty
Rey Leon represents a trend of homegrown activists becoming leaders in the San Joaquin Valley, where agriculture and oil industries have long...
Trump wants to cut red tape, hasten water projects in West
National wool and sheep review
Fluid Milk and Cream — Western U.S.

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