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Man Claims Getting Violent Threats from Accused Killer

Apr 23, 2014

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There’s shocking new information about the suspect in a deadly beating in Sacramento’s Meadowview area.

One man who knows 28-year-old suspect Matthew Drake says he never should have had the opportunity to kill.

He has no trouble believing Drake …


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Fix 50 Workers Urge Safety Despite Unchanged Speed Limit

Apr 23, 2014

SACRAMENTO-

Avoiding the cone zone of the extensive Fix 50 project is no joke.

“My chief of staff got off on the I Steet Bridge, took a half hour to get from I Street to the Capital,” State Legislature staffer …


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New Anti-Arena Group Emerges

Apr 23, 2014
New Anti-Arena Group Emerges

Kings to Keep Arena Construction Tax Revenue in CitySACRAMENTO-

In less than a month, the Kings are planning for demolition at the site of what’s set to become the team’s new arena.

But a new group of taxpayers says not so fast.

Members of Sacramento Community Action say …

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Colfax Rejects Change in Pot Dispensary Ordinance

Apr 23, 2014

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By a vote of 3-2, the Colfax City Council rejected a change of ordinance that would have allowed medical marijuana dispensaries in the city.

A standing-room-only crowd spent more than four hours inside the council chamber Wednesday night debating …


The Sacramento Bee
Cameron Park man draws prison sentence for receiving child porn

A Cameron Park man was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison for receiving child pornography.

YubaNet.com
NID Keeps Tight Rein on Construction Contracts

Apr 23, 2014

GRASS VALLEY April 23, 2014 - The Nevada Irrigation District Engineering Department is keeping tight controls on district construction contracts and is showing a change order rate that is half of the industry average.

In a report to the NID Board of Directors on Wednesday (Apr. 23), NID Engineering Manager Gary King said a review...

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“The Cool Girls: Portraits of remarkable women”: Roseanne Burke art exhibit at Szabo tasting room on April 26-May 31

“The Cool Girls: Portraits of remarkable women”: Roseanne Burke art exhibit at Szabo tasting room on April 26-May 31

What: Artist’s Reception For “The Cool Girls: Encaustic Portraits Of Remarkable Women” When: April 26, 2014, 4-7 p.m. Where: Szabo Vineyards Tasting Room, 316 Broad St., Nevada City, CA 95959 Venue Information: Call 530.274.7282 or visit http://www.szabovineyards.com “The Cool Girls: Encaustic Portraits of Remarkable Women” by Roseanne Burke is an exhibit of portraits of a diverse...

The Sacramento Bee
Apparent arson attempt closes Yolo courthouse

An apparent arson attempt briefly closed Yolo County’s main Woodland courthouse Wednesday morning as investigators sought leads into the overnight incident.

Sac History Happenings
Images released of shipwreck in San Francisco Bay

Images released of shipwreck in San Francisco Bay

The first images of the newly discovered wreckage of a steamship that sank in San Francisco Bay in 1888, killing 16 people, were released Wednesday by federal ocean scientists. A sail boat makes its way under the Golden Gate Bridge on Wednesday, A...

Sac History Happenings
Judge releases audiotape of ‘Squeaky’ Fromme’s mental exam after Ford assassination attempt

Apr 23, 2014
Judge releases audiotape of ‘Squeaky’ Fromme’s mental exam after Ford assassination attempt

Nearly 39 years after former Manson “family” member Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme leveled a Colt .45-caliber pistol at President Gerald R. Ford in Sacramento, one of the more intriguing pieces of evidence from the case has been made available to the public.


Sacramento police and Secret Service agents handcuff Lynette “Squeaky”...



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