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:

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Woman killed Thursday in Highway 50 crash was Rancho Murieta resident

A woman who died Thursday in a collision on Highway 50 in El Dorado Hills has been identified by the California Highway Patrol as Paulette Rickard, 76, of Rancho Murieta.

Crash at Elk Grove car wash results in critical injuries

Cosumnes Fire Department personnel and Elk Grove police responded to a vehicle accident at a car wash that sent a person to the hospital in critical condition.

‘Sweetheart Swindler’ from Elk Grove caught up in statewide sting

Fourteen undercover stings conducted around the state this week resulted in 94 people facing misdemeanor charges for contracting without a license, including one Elk Grove woman known as the “Sweetheart Swindler.”

Temperatures in the 90s forecast for Sacramento

Temperatures in the 90s forecast for Sacramento

Pleasant weather over the weekend is forecast for the Sacramento region as the area settles into a stretch of days in the low 90s. Jemarion Loharsingh, 9, is squirted with a garden hose in his yard near Broadway and Muir Way as the temperature ris...

Old Tahoe hotel to become Hard Rock casino

Jul 17, 2014
Old Tahoe hotel to become Hard Rock casino

An aging Lake Tahoe hotel is being turned into a Hard Rock casino as the Tahoe region tries to breathe new life into an ailing tourism market. The Horizon in 2008.

Third suspect arrested in Tillamook mini van theft

Third suspect arrested in Tillamook mini van theft

A third man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of stealing three custom Tillamook vehicles that were being used on a cheese tour, according to the Manteca Police Department.

In this undated photo provided by the Manteca Police Department are three Tillamook Cheese vans that were stolen Saturday July 12, 2014....

‘Haunted house on steroids’ bothers West Sac neighbors

‘Haunted house on steroids’ bothers West Sac neighbors

An overnight scare-your-pants-off event is set for Friday night, but some West Sacramento residents are not screaming with excitement. Great Horror Campout in LA 2014.

Elk Grove police offer Smart911 network to improve emergency response

The city of Elk Grove announced that it has become the first Northern California city to implement the national safety database Smart911 in an effort to improve emergency services for residents.

One person killed, another injured on Highway 50 crash in El Dorado Hills

One person died and another was critically injured when their vehicle was rear-ended Thursday afternoon on Highway 50 in El Dorado Hills.

Singer Sarah Jaffe says OK to computers but no to pop mindlessness

Dallas’ Sarah Jaffe started with an acoustic folk-pop sound that fits most people’s ideas of “Texas singer-songwriter.” Then orchestral string accompaniment led to the synths and distorted electric guitar on Jaffe’s 2012 album “The Body Wins.” Jaffe’s new album, “Don’t Disconnect,” is heavily electronic and due in August.


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