California UseNet Project

The California UseNet Project is an effort to re-establish coordination in California's ca.* UseNet newsgroups, a task which had been abandoned several years ago.


Project plans

The ca.* Newsgroups

More will be posted here as it becomes available. For current discussion, watch or join the mail list.

How to Get Involved in the Project

If you would like to volunteer to help the project, join the mail list by sending a message with the word "subscribe" to To leave the list, send the same address an "unsubscribe".

There is also a separate mail list for California regional newsgroup hierarchy coordinators. To join, you must be a regional coordinator. Send an e-mail to the list maintainer at to request to join.

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