2/27 Empire KVCR Midday News: Riverside County Mock Trials, Temporary Homeless Housing, and More

Feb 27, 2020

Monday through Thursday at lunchtime, Empire KVCR News has your daily news rundown. Stories highlighted today include:

  1. Riverside County has been awarded more than 14 million dollars for the construction of a sports park and a community park.
  2. The eight teams still standing in the 38th annual Riverside County Mock Trials Competition will confront each other in the elite round today.
  3. Meth addicts in California would be paid to stop using drugs under a bill introduced this week in the state Senate.
  4. A plan adopted Wednesday by the California Ocean Protection Council lays out goals to protect the Pacific coastline.
  5. Governor Gavin Newsom has designated over 14-thousand acres of land across California to be used for temporary housing for the homeless.