The Sacramento Bee

The Sacramento Bee Founded in 1857, The Sacramento Bee is the flagship of the 30 daily and almost 50 non-daily newspapers owned by The McClatchy Company. The third-largest newspaper corporation in the country in terms of circulation, McClatchy prints more than 3.2 million papers each day, read by millions more all over the world via a covey of Web sites on the Internet. On February 3, 2007, The McClatchy Company and The Sacramento Bee celebrated their 150th Anniversary. Over the years, McClatchy-owned papers have won hundreds of journalism awards, including 73 Pulitzer Prizes. Of that number, 15 have been coveted Gold Medals for Public Service. The Sacramento Bee is the flagship newspaper of the McClatchy Co . and the largest paper in the region. Its location at 2100 Q St. was once the Buffalo Brewery and its namesake "Scoopy" was designed by Walt Disney. It was awarded its first Pulitzer Prize in 1935 for Public Service. Since that time, The Bee has won numerous awards, including four more Pulitzer Prizes, the most recent for feature photography in 2007. The Bee's circulation area covers the Northern Sacramento Valley and surrounding areas: south to Stockton, north to Redding, east to Reno and west to the San Francisco Bay Area. The Bee is available seven days a week both in print and online (e-edition). Read more: http://guide.sacbee.com/2006/12/04/3/history.html

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Prep notes: Folsom’s Browning becomes state’s career passing leader

Prep notes: Folsom’s Browning becomes state’s career passing leader

Jake Browning downplays his unfathomable numbers, deferring credit to linemen, skill players and coaches. On Friday, the Folsom High School quarterback etched his name into the Cal-Hi Sports record books after passing for 520 yards and seven touchdowns (four to Cole Thompson) with no interceptions in The Bee No. 1 Bulldogs’ 55-10 rout of...

Parents’ ability to track student grades, attendance by smartphone has growing app-eal

Parents’ ability to track student grades, attendance by smartphone has growing app-eal

As landlines and paper handouts disappear, local school districts are experimenting with new ways of reaching families. At Folsom Cordova and Natomas unified school districts this year, that means launching an app that allows parents to keep tabs on th...

CSU Sacramento students teach aquaponics to Luther Burbank students

CSU Sacramento students teach aquaponics to Luther Burbank students

Sacramento City Unified School District students are learning how to utilize aquaponics to produce plants, fruit and vegetables in an urban garden at Luther Burbank High School as a component of the Summer of Service program. Cheyene Keniston and ...

Between the Lines: Uncover the mystery of writing mysteries

How do mystery-thriller-paranormal writers do what they do? Find out at two free presentations featuring members of Sisters in Crime, a national organization of women mystery writers. They’ll discuss their craft, answer questions and reveal some of their writing secrets.

“Mystery, Mayhem and Suspense” will be a panel of four...

Prep notes: Folsom’s Browning becomes state’s career passing leader

Prep notes: Folsom’s Browning becomes state’s career passing leader

Jake Browning downplays his unfathomable numbers, deferring credit to linemen, skill players and coaches. On Friday, the Folsom High School quarterback etched his name into the Cal-Hi Sports record books after passing for 520 yards and seven touchdowns (four to Cole Thompson) with no interceptions in The Bee No. 1 Bulldogs’ 55-10 rout of...

CSU Sacramento students teach aquaponics to Luther Burbank students

CSU Sacramento students teach aquaponics to Luther Burbank students

Sacramento City Unified School District students are learning how to utilize aquaponics to produce plants, fruit and vegetables in an urban garden at Luther Burbank High School as a component of the Summer of Service program. Cheyene Keniston and ...

7-year-old injured at home-built firing range in Georgetown

Detectives are investigating how a 7-year-old Bay Area boy was injured Saturday while shooting at targets on his family’s property in Georgetown. The boy was flown to a Sacramento-area hospital to be treated, El Dorado County Sheriff’s officials said Monday.

Fire crews battling a blaze in El Dorado County

Firefighters battle blaze burning near Mt. Aukum

Temps to hit 101 on Labor Day

Temps to hit 101 on Labor Day

September starts with a sizzle, then simmers below 100 for rest of the week. Sacramento artist Philip Davis works on his artwork during the Chalk It Up event at Fremont Park, Sunday August 31, 2014.

Placer County gets a new animal shelter

Placer County gets a new animal shelter

The Board of Supervisors last week unanimously approved a new $22.1 million state-of-the-art animal services center in north Auburn. The 36,657-square-foot facility, expected to open in 2016, will replace the county’s existing animal shelter, a small cinder- block building from 1975.



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