California Update for Thursday, January 11, 2018

Jan 11, 2018

Part of the damaged main Oroville Dam spillway.
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• Leaders from the Department of Water Resources and the Independent Forensic Team that looked into last year's Oroville crisis answered questions from an Assembly committee.

California Gov. Jerry Brown presents his final California budget Jan. 10, 2018.
Credit Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

• The California Community College system would launch its own, online school next year, under Governor Jerry Brown’s budget plan.

Today's reporting by Randol White and Ben Bradford.