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Many Gather for Possible Wrong-Way Crash Victim’s Memorial

May 23, 2015
Many Gather for Possible Wrong-Way Crash Victim’s Memorial

WEST SACRAMENTO — The California Highway Patrol is still investigating a possible wrong-way crash which happened Monday. Meanwhile, family and friends of one of the two victims are said goodbye to a man they remember as a pillar in the West Sacramento community. 61-year-old Marvin Walker was one of two drivers killed in a...

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Baby Bird Found Stabbed at South Natomas Nest Site

May 23, 2015
Baby Bird Found Stabbed at South Natomas Nest Site

NATOMAS — You probably won’t notice them on San Juan Avenue and Azevedo Drive, unless you look closely and listen to the chorus of chirping. “It’s really loud like a jungle or something,” said neighbor Alana Clark. There are nests in the trees, eggshells on the ground and feathers in the air. “It’s kind...

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Arrest Made in Janitor Attack

May 23, 2015
Arrest Made in Janitor Attack

MADERA — One man has been arrested in the case of an attack on a Save Mart janitor last week. Last Saturday, two men attacked a janitor who was sweeping floors. The suspects, mistaking the janitor’s blue uniform as a gang affiliation, broke a wine bottle over the victim’s head. Today, police arrested one...

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Placerville’s Mosquito Community Still Waiting for New Fire Chief

May 23, 2015
Placerville’s Mosquito Community Still Waiting for New Fire Chief

MOSQUITO — Residents in Placerville’s Mosquito community said they are upset that their fire department has not hired a new fire chief in years. “God forbid another King Fire comes. This is scary for our community, and it raises a lot of questions,” resident Kari Guthrie said. Guthrie is the wife of a 30-year...

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One Arrested After Shooting Near Bannister Park

May 23, 2015
One Arrested After Shooting Near Bannister Park

FAIR OAKS — One man has been arrested in relation to a shooting death outside of Bannister Park Friday night. Sacramento Sheriff’s Deputies received a call in the late evening that a man had been shot near the river access and bike trail area outside of Bannister Park. When deputies arrived, they found the...

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Man Arrested for Allegedly Manufacturing Assault Rifles, Selling Ecstasy

May 23, 2015
Man Arrested for Allegedly Manufacturing Assault Rifles, Selling Ecstasy

STOCKTON — Officers in Stockton have arrested one man for allegedly manufacturing illegal assault rifles and selling large amounts of ecstasy. Around 7:30 p.m. last night, gang taskforce officers conducted a probation search at a home in the 400 block of Mist Trail Drive. Inside, they found evidence the man inside was manufacturing the...

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New Details Emerge about Man Shot Multiple Times by Officer

May 22, 2015
New Details Emerge about Man Shot Multiple Times by Officer

SACRAMENTO — With the sounds of the Frank Hannon band blasting through Sacramento’s Caesar Chavez park, it was quite a scene on a Friday night. But some in the crowd held signs of protest, instead of band signs, because of the scene that played out there just 24 hours earlier. “Especially in a situation where, if someone...

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Google Fiber Launches National Fellowship Program on Digital Divide

May 22, 2015

In each Google Fiber city, two local fellows will be selected to work with certain nonprofits within each community to reach residents lacking computer literacy.

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New App Allows Public to Weigh in on Legislation

May 21, 2015

The mobile app, called Countable, makes its San Francisco debut Thursday as the latest effort in the tech-centric city to bring the sometimes confounding legislative process into the 21st century.

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Greater Sacramento Area Economic Council Focused on Regional Cooperation

May 20, 2015

The Greater Sacramento Area Economic Council announced this week that 15 communities in the region are working on a new model for working together as one market.

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