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The Sacramento Bee
Prosecutors in Cameron Park murder trial focus on death of suspect’s former wife

Prosecutors in Cameron Park murder trial focus on death of suspect’s former wife

The trial of a former Air Force fighter pilot charged with killing his wife with a pair of scissors in their Cameron Park house took a step back in time Tuesday to a fiery crash on a remote Georgia highway 15 years ago. Rachel Hatfield Winkler and...

Old Guy Tech TV
Reel Flix Reviews Episode 118 – Clerks. (1994)

Sep 30, 2014

This Week Jon, James, Ryan and Rob Discuss: Clerks. (1994) Directed by: Kevin Smith                              Next week's movie is: Das Boot (1981) Directed by: Wolfgang Pet...

The Sacramento Bee
Update: King fire containment reaches 92% as humidity aids firefighting efforts

Sep 29, 2014
Update: King fire containment reaches 92% as humidity aids firefighting efforts

A rainy weekend helped tame the King fire, which remained steady Monday at 97,099 acres burned since it broke out more than two weeks ago. At its peak, 8,000 fire personnel were fighting the King fire. On Monday evening, there were 3,401 firefight...

The Sacramento Bee
Update: King fire containment reaches 92% as humidity aids firefighting efforts

Update: King fire containment reaches 92% as humidity aids firefighting efforts

A rainy weekend helped tame the King fire, which remained steady Monday at 97,099 acres burned since it broke out more than two weeks ago. At its peak, 8,000 fire personnel were fighting the King fire. On Monday evening, there were 3,401 firefight...

The Sacramento Bee
Despite progress on King fire, some trails and roads remain closed

Despite progress on King fire, some trails and roads remain closed

Tahoe National Forest Supervisor Tom Quinn has issued a closure order for several roads and trails within and adjacent to the King fire. Smoke from the King fire fills the air near Union Valley Reservoir in El Dorado County last week. Though a si...

The Sacramento Bee
Folsom Lake College speaker focuses on lab science careers

The public is invited Tuesday to the next installment of the Folsom Lake College Speaker Series featuring Darrell O’Sullivan, who will speak about careers in laboratory science.

The Sacramento Bee
Weather Service issues flash flood warning in King fire area

Weather Service issues flash flood warning in King fire area

A welcome rain was falling in the mountains Thursday where the King fire grew over 2,000 acres overnight and containment of the wildland blaze increased from 38 to 43 percent. A scorched hillside close to the home of Ralf and Lynn Lorenz in Polloc...

The Sacramento Bee
Pollock Pines family recounts how the King fire started as small blaze in their backyard

Pollock Pines family recounts how the King fire started as small blaze in their backyard

The King fire has raged for nearly two weeks, consumed more than 95,000 acres of timber across two counties and a national forest, chased more than 2,800 people from their homes and threatened the lives and livelihoods of thousands of others. Home...

The Sacramento Bee
King fire grows to 95,347 acres but containment increases as rain falls

King fire grows to 95,347 acres but containment increases as rain falls

A welcome rain was falling in the mountains Thursday where the King fire grew over 2,000 acres overnight and containment of the wildland blaze increased from 38 to 43 percent. A helicopter with the California Department of Forestry drops fire reta...

The Sacramento Bee
Firefighter injured; expected rain could help crews battling King blaze

Firefighter injured; expected rain could help crews battling King blaze

In advance of an expected shift in weather that could help firefighters get the upper hand on the massive King fire, an inmate firefighter suffered a serious injury Wednesday when a tree limb struck him. Fire burns through tall trees near Uncle To...

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