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Appeal Democrat
‘Uncle Bill’ retires after storied law enforcement career

When the levee broke in the winter of 1997 and much of Yuba County seemed to be sinking, sheriff's Sgt. Bill Siler raced home to gather equipment and kiss his wife, Karen, and his 18-month-old son, Kyle. "He said, 'I don't know when I'll see you...

Appeal Democrat
Park, albeit small, slated for Wheeler Ranch subdivision

An empty acre of weeds and dirt near the entrance to a Plumas Lake subdivision stands as a final reminder of the bust in local housing toward the end of the last decade. Intended as a park in the Wheeler Ranch subdivision, the lot at Links Way and...

FOX40
Video: McClatchy senior raises money for school with ride

Nov 10, 2012
Video: McClatchy senior raises money for school with ride

A McClatchy high school senior raised money for his school’s athletics program with a unique ride he organized. Kai Beech reports.



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FOX40
Video: Raley’s strike day 7: Tensions rising?

Nov 10, 2012
Video: Raley’s strike day 7: Tensions rising?

Even as temperatures drop, the hostilities are beginning to rise.

“Not one of these people striking actually works here,” said a person in a car.

“Do you want to see my badge? It’s in my car,” replied Randell Ng, a …


FOX40
Video: Art of Norman Rockwell on display at Crocker

Nov 10, 2012
Video: Art of Norman Rockwell on display at Crocker

SACRAMENTO–

The Crocker Art Museum will display the classic American artwork of Norman Rockwell through February 3.

Museum visitor Lee Oestreicher said Rockwell, “showed ourselves to us in a way that was shockingly familiar.”

But the exhibit also shows how …


FOX40
Video: World’s largest Christmas project

Nov 10, 2012
Video: World’s largest Christmas project

The world’s largest Christmas project was started by a 8-year-old from Sacramento. Operation Christmas Project looks to help children in less fortunate parts of the world.



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Sacramento Vegan
Sacramento vegan takes the 7-Day Food Stamp Challenge: Day three

Nov 10, 2012
Sacramento vegan takes the 7-Day Food Stamp Challenge: Day three

The picture above represents my last purchase for the 7-Day Food Stamp Challenge: three mushrooms that I bought for 66 cents at the Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op. I have twelve cents left from my $34.30 budget, but doubt I'll be able to find anythin...

Elk Grove News
Prop. 37 narrowly defeated by corporate millions, deceptive ads

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Nov 10, 2012
Prop. 37 narrowly defeated by corporate millions, deceptive ads

Genetically engineered crops are moving down the approval pipeline at record speed; will GE animals be close behind? AquaBounty salmon has been genetically engineered to grow twice as fast. Pictured here is a large GMO salmon and a non-GMO salmon. Th...

Woman on Water
Kayak coaches at Play

Nov 10, 2012
Kayak coaches at Play

All work and no play is no good - even when you are a kayak coach and a lot of your work is play.Like our students, kayak coaches look forward to symposiums because they are gatherings of like-minded folks.  We enjoy getting to meet other paddlers...

Munchie Musings
Best Chinese in Sacramento? CF Cheng’s

Best Chinese in Sacramento? CF Cheng’s

Typically when you want to go out for great, truly authentic ethnic food, you go where the natives eat (so to speak). For Chinese, that usually means somewhere in the south area, maybe on Stockton or Freeport Boulevards. These will be the places where ...

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