Sierra Snowpack Has Water Managers Happy-So Far

Jan 3, 2013

Frank Gehrke, chief of snow surveys for the state Department of Water Resources, holds a measuring gauge Wednesday at Echo Summit.
Credit Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press / sacbee.com

• To date, California has a good supply of water thanks to a snowy December.

• A package of new laws protect California homeowners from foreclosure.