Oprah the Politician? Run for County Supervisor First

Opinion by Joe Mathews Dear Oprah, You might become a fine president. But you and your state, California, would be better off if you ran for Santa Barbara County supervisor instead. That’s no joke. If you want to tackle some of our nati...

Is Climate Change Behind California Wildfires?

Gov. Jerry Brown was quick to attribute the numerous wildfires statewide to climate change. However, while not necessarily disputing Brown’s claims, a KQED report from Jacob Margolis provides quite a bit mor...