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Yuba County to hire 21 for Obamacare call center

Yuba County to hire 21 for Obamacare call center

By Eric Vodden

A-D Reporter

Yuba County is planning to hire 21 permanent employees to work at a customer service call center to handle new social service clients generated by federal health care reform.

Supervisors voted 4-0 on Tuesday to approve actions to create the call center at the Health and Human Services Department in Linda.

Rio Linda family forced to give up pet deer after California Fish and Wildlife take her

Rio Linda family forced to give up pet deer after California Fish and Wildlife take her

RIO LINDA, CA - A Rio Linda family said it was more like a dog to them, but the Department of Fish and Wildlife said they could not keep a deer as a pet.

That's why a team of biologists and Fish and Wildlife officers ended up in a Rio Linda backyard Tuesday with tranquilizer guns.

Saida Ponce's family adopted Floracita two years ago when she was just a newborn found on the side of the road, where her mother had been killed by a car.

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