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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El Dorado Hills man arrested, accused of tax evasion

An El Dorado Hills resident and chief executive officer for a software development company was arrested today on suspicion of state income tax evasion.

Pet boom in Mexico amid rising middle class

Pet boom in Mexico amid rising middle class

Camila celebrated her first birthday in a blue-and-white striped dress with tulle appliques, playing with her guests in a room decorated with pink balloons, lilacs and Hello Kitty posters. In this Thursday, April 10, 2014 photo, French bulldog Dag...

Sacramento County monitoring health of horses on Rio Linda property

Sacramento County monitoring health of horses on Rio Linda property

Sacramento County Animal Care officers are monitoring a herd of horses in Rio Linda after the needs of the animals were brought to the attention of animal control officers this month. Sacramento County Animal Care officers wrote up seven citations...

UC Davis history professor earns second Pulitzer

UC Davis history professor earns second Pulitzer

Alan Taylor, a professor of history at UC Davis for two decades, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize – the second of his career – for his account of a little-known episode in the history of slavery in the United States.


This undated image released by W. W. Norton & Company...

After promising April start, the spigot runs dry for Sacramento weather

After promising April start, the spigot runs dry for Sacramento weather

After plentiful rainfall in February and early April, dry conditions have returned to the Central Valley. A golfer plays at the William Land Park Golf Course in Sacramento.

In book, mom revisits life of son who saw with sound

In book, mom revisits life of son who saw with sound


Myeisha Dinkins, 13, leads Ben Underwood, 14, to his first period class at Smedburg Middle School on Tuesday, May 2, 2006.

Coping with the loss of a loved one is traumatic, but the loss of a child can be unimaginably wrenching.

Sometimes, though, inspiration can come...

Tiny ‘Limit 55’ book collects briefest of stories

Tiny ‘Limit 55’ book collects briefest of stories


Rick Palkovic holds his book, “Limit 55,” with other examples of the art form. His work contains 26 stories of 55 words apiece.

For “Limit 55,” Davis songwriter-musician Rick Palkovic had to think small. As in a miniature book that measures only 2 inches by 2 inches. It contains 26...

Happy tale: Tie, the train-racing pup, gets a home

Happy tale: Tie, the train-racing pup, gets a home

The dog that raced a New York commuter train has a new family.


In this April 8, 2014 photo provided by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, an MTA Police officier holds "Tie" on a leash at the Harlem 125th Metro North station in New York. The fleet-footed pooch is lucky...

Eclipse viewing favorable in Sacramento for ‘blood moon’

Eclipse viewing favorable in Sacramento for ‘blood moon’

Viewing for a total lunar eclipse should be good as the color of the moon changes in the night sky. FILE - This combination of Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011 photos shows the different stages of the moon during a lunar eclipse as seen from the Griffith O...

Warming trend in store for Sacramento region

Warming trend in store for Sacramento region

Expect more summer-like weather for the Sacramento region this week, although the mountains may get a few sprinkles toward the weekend. A large crowd attended the 100th annual Picnic Day at UC Davis in Davis on Saturday, April 12, 2014.