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#GoodOnYa 2/24

Each Friday, we find 3 feel good stories from the past week! Here are this weeks picks for Good On Ya! Spencer’s Pick: Mechanic in Wild Rose lends his keys so stranded driver can make funeral. Cassiday’s Pick: Local restaurant filling bellies while raising funds for local charities. Brando’s Pick: Vladimir Tarasenko wins Blues trip for young fan.     Read More »

Officials in legal pot state vow to fight federal crackdown

Sean Spicer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials in Washington state, where recreational marijuana is legal, vow to fight any federal crackdown on the nascent industry after White House spokesman Sean Spicer said they should expect to see stepped-up enforcement of anti-pot laws. Bob Ferguson, attorney general in Washington state, which joined Colorado in 2012 as the first states to legalize recreational use of ... Read More »

California senator removed after criticizing late lawmaker

Janet Nguyen

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California lawmaker was removed from the state Senate floor after refusing to stop delivering a speech criticizing late state Sen. Tom Hayden for his leadership role in the anti-Vietnam War movement of the 1960s. Republican Sen. Janet Nguyen lived in South Vietnam as a child and fled with her family when its U.S.-backed government fell. ... Read More »

Mayor ‘deeply disturbed’ over incident between cop and teen

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Anaheim officials pressed for calm after raucous protests followed an incident in which an off-duty policeman scuffled in his front yard with a boy, drew a weapon and fired a shot into the ground after another teen pushed him over a hedge and others surrounded him. Mayor Tom Tait said he was “deeply disturbed” and angered ... Read More »