Former Press-Enterprise Columnist and longtime KVCR news contributor, Cassie MacDuff joins KVCR to review a few of the Inland Empire’s major news stories of the past week. The conversation can be heard on KVCR’s “Morning Edition” most Friday mornings at 6:45 and 8:45. Our segments with Cassie are also archived here for listening on demand.
IE News Wrap With Cassie MacDuff: State Budget Good For IE; Some Cities Raise - Others Cut- Salaries
Longtime Inland Empire journalist and KVCR contributor Cassie MacDuff and KVCR's Ken Vincent review some of the Inland Empire's top news stories this week, including:
- The 2019-2020 state budget contains good news for UCR Medical School and Inland Empire courts
- The Loma Linda VA has been the subject of two critical reports lately.
- Finally, a roundup of news from Inland cities: one mayor got a big raise, while three officials in another city got big pay cuts.
- Other quick mentions: Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario has a new name, and the 909 will get a new area code.