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Morning Wrap: 2/17/12

Friday, February 17, 2012

Top of the morning’s news:

  • Recap of President Obama’s afternoon and evening fundraising yesterday in San Francisco. Chronicle; Oakland Tribune
  • In Oakland, questions are raised about a city-funded teen center run by aides to City Councilwoman Desley Brooks. Chronicle
  • The Chronicle’s Chip Johnson says Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer’s fall from grace makes him realize “how little we really know about some of the people we elect to office.”
  • Central Valley representatives pushed legislation through a House committee Thursday that would drastically change how California water rights are granted. Chronicle
  • No new discoveries at the “Speed Freak Killers” mass grave near Linden, Calif., but investigators say they’re nowhere near ending the search. Stockton Record
  • Scientific mystery: why shark attacks on California sea lions are soaring. Mercury News

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