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Rocklin Charter School Closes Doors

Oct 16, 2012

ROCKLIN-

A notification was sent out to parents and staff Thursday telling them Horizon Charter Schools Rocklin campus would be shut down Tuesday, and the reasons behind it are not too clear.

“The Rocklin campus is shutting down for one …


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Principal Spends 24 hrs on School Roof

Oct 16, 2012
Principal Spends 24 hrs on School Roof

One middle school principal went to new heights to fulfill a promise he made to his students six months ago.

James Rutter Middle School principal Yuri Penermon was looking for a way to motivate students to do better on the …


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Sacramento Leaders Push Economic Developement Plan

Oct 16, 2012
Sacramento Leaders Push Economic Developement Plan

SACRAMENTO–

Sacramento City Officials are admitting the ideas are not new, but the urgency is.

Speaking at a press conference Tuesday morning, council member Jay Schenirer introduced a rough draft of  a plan to bring in new businesses to the …


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Man Steals High-Priced Pistol from Ripon Store

Oct 16, 2012
Man Steals High-Priced Pistol from Ripon Store

RIPON–

A man is wanted for stealing a Springfield EMP 1911 9mm pistol Thursday from the Barnwood Arms store – a gun said to be valued at over $1,200.

The case for the gun was reportedly unlocked, with the man …


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Elk Grove Man Wanted for Defrauding $20m Arrested in Idaho

Oct 16, 2012
Elk Grove Man Wanted for Defrauding $20m Arrested in Idaho

CALDWELL, Idaho–

A man formerly from Elk Grove and wanted for federal investment and bankruptcy fraud charges was arrested in Idaho Monday.

Authorities note in a release that they caught up to 43-year-old Vincent Thakur Singh in Caldwell, Idaho. Singh …


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California has by far most immigrants from Asia to U.S.

Oct 16, 2012

California is home to nearly a third of the nation's 11.6 million Asian immigrants, according to a new Census Bureau report, and the Los Angeles metropolitan area has the nation's

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Rich biodiversiy can curb urban health issues

Oct 16, 2012
Rich biodiversiy can curb urban health issues

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A change of strategy is needed to save the Sumatran orangutans

Oct 16, 2012

Oct. 16, 2012 - The orangutans in Sumatra are in danger of becoming extinct. Anthropologists from the University of Zurich now prove that only recently this ape species saw a drastic decrease in population. For the first time, they studied the genetic ...

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Outside groups spend big in 7th Congressional District race

Oct 16, 2012

Congressional hopefuls put their fall cash hauls on public display Monday, the filing deadline for third quarter fundraising reports. But those reports, which covered money raised and spent through Sept.

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Group for ‘courageous’ candidates sits out November campaign

Oct 16, 2012

A new political committee created to back California legislative candidates with courage has decided not to drop cash on the general election races. Govern for California was launched last year



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