The State Hornet

Dry year has large effects in Sacramento region

Alex Slavas

February 1, 2012

In what is generally considered to be the one of the wettest months of the year, the Sacramento area has been struck with less than half of the 17 to 20 inches usually encountered during the month of January. "This water year's rainfall is approximately 40 to 45 percent of normal," said Jim Wanket, assoc...

Sacramento region’s economy forecast looks optimistic



Brian Leu, equity trader at
CalPERS, addresses the audience during the economy forecast held at
Sac State.

Russell Preston

February 1, 2012

The seventh issue of the biannual Sacramento Business Review was released in front of a crowd of nearly 400 at Sacramento State's Alumni Center on Jan. 25 to discuss the Sacramento region's 2012 economic forecast. The forecast looked optimistic as the report showed the region's economy inching its way ...