Wednesday Apr 24
Eclipses through history
Eclipses have occurred with regularity since the Earth first came into being. Ever wonder what significant events occurred during an eclipse? On May 28, 525 BCE, Greek historian Herodotus wrote that a total solar eclipse resulted in a ceasefire between the Lydians and the Medes.
The Union Democrat
SCC gets new warden in Lackner
The Mokelumne Hill resident has worked as acting warden at the Jamestown prison since 2012, and Lackner was the chief deputy administrator at SCC in 2011.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Sacto 911: Details on fatal Ione Road crash released by CHP
The California Highway Patrol said that a U-turn and a passing pickup resulted in the fatal crash over the weekend on a country road between Ione and Rancho Murieta.
Lake Amador's Magic Trout Fishery
Lake Amador, located on Jackson Creek in the Mother Lode foothills near Ione, has acquired a well-deserved reputation for being one of northern California's premier spots to battle huge trout.