Sacramento County Newswire

Sacramento County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sacramento County, CA.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,249 in Sacramento County, CA

  1. Prescribed Burns Scheduled this Week in Sacramento CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Flames and smoke rose from a field of dry grass in Rio Linda Monday as part of a prescribed burn program that will be repeated over the next several days in the Dry Creek Parkway area. Sacramento Metro Fire and County Regional Parks are working together on the project designed to reduce fire danger later in the season and protect wildlife habitat.

    Comment?

  2. Galt Officer hopes to adopt dog she rescuedRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... volunteer Carl Seymour said. While Coelho hopes to end up with Frida, she realizes it's only fair to wait. Sacramento County gives pet owners 30 days to claim their lost animals. "Her outcome is good. She's going to have a good home and we're going ...

    Comment?

  3. Returning speller hopes not to run out of timeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    ... Snehaa's time and interest goes well beyond the dictionary. She spends time volunteering on the Sacramento County Youth Commission, which represents the county's youth population to members of local government. Snehaa joined the commission last ...

    Comment?

  4. Health Officials: Vista del Lago High School Student Diagnosed with Bacterial MeningitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    A student at Vista del Lago High School has been diagnosed with bacterial meningitis, according to the Sacramento County Department of Health and Human Services. The student was isolated on Friday, as soon as they were suspected of having meningitis.

    Comment?

  5. Dirk's Sunday Evening ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... OUT THERE TODAY. COVER OUT THERE. WARMER. WE DID NOT HAVE THE RAIN LIKE WE DID YESTERDAY IN AREAS AROUND SACRAMENTO COUNTY. TODAY, IT HAS BEEN FAIRLY DRY WITH SOUTHWEST WINDS AT EIGHT MILES PER HOUR. TAKE A LOOK AT STOCKTON. DARK CLOUDS OUT THERE. ...

    Comment?

  6. Folsom Student Diagnosed With Bacterial MeningitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Kevin Sherrets For Station Business: (916) 338-9200 5244 [...] The Sacramento County Public Health office has confirmed that a student at Vista Del Lago High School in Folsom has been diagnosed with bacterial ...

    Comment?

  7. Woman dies, kids hurt in Woodland head-on crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Davis Enterprise

    A 70-year-old Woodland woman died and three children were injured Friday in a head-on collision on County Road 102 south of Woodland. Fu Huang succumbed to her injuries at the UC Davis Medical Center, where she was transported following the 4:45 p.m. crash, according to the California Highway Patrol and the Sacramento County coroner's office.

    Comment?

  8. Coroner Identifies Suspect in Citrus Heights Officer Involved ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    He has been identified as 35-year-old Jaime Ide by the Sacramento County Coroner's Office.

    Comment?

  9. Suspect in Target Store Bomb Threat ArrestedRead the original story

    Saturday May 21 | Sacramento Today

    ... and investigation showed Blessett was the suspect that made the call. Blessett was booked at the Sacramento County Main Jail for bomb threats, criminal threats, and a violation of probation. He is being held in lieu of $90,000 bail, and is scheduled ...

    Comment?

  10. Sacramento County Deputies Speak Out After Winning Discrimination SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | CBS Local

    ... Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Kevin Sherrets For Station Business: (916) 338-9200 5244 [...] SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) - Four Sacramento County Sheriff's deputies are speaking out against the department after winning a multimillion-dollar ...

    Comment?

  11. New Assistant District Attorney for Nevada County appointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Union

    Joe Alexander has been appointed the new Assistant District Attorney for Nevada County. Alexander graduated from UC Davis, King Hall School of Law in 1998 and has been a prosecutor ever since, first with Sacramento County and then for the last 15 years with El Dorado County.

    Comment?

  12. promo288069256Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    As the presidential campaign cycle further approaches November, individual campaigns have begun to increase their efforts in Sacramento, resulting in a record number of registered voters in the County. These days the Sacramento County voter registration office feels more like a busy factory.

    Comment?

  13. No $100,000 for former Parkway Gardens receiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Daily Republic

    ... had apparently abandoned his receivership post at the condominiums. McGrew, who has listed an address in Sacramento County, now shows his residence in Reno. He was appointed by the Solano County Superior Court after interviews in 2013 with ...

    Comment?

  14. Sheriff Jones Speaks Out on Discrimination Lawsuit VerdictRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones made his first public comments Thursday after a jury awarded four veteran female sheriff's deputies $3.5 million dollars in a six year old bias and discrimination lawsuit. "The county and therefore the Sheriff's Department strongly disagrees with the verdict that was reached," Jones said in a press conference.

    Comment?

  15. Campaign to Speed Up Death Penalty Executions Kicks OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    The campaign to reform California's death penalty by expediting the process from conviction to execution turned approximately 600,000 signatures into election offices for validation statewide. "Submitting over 600,000 signatures of people who agree that not only is the death penalty something we need but something we need to fix," said Sacramento County District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert.

    Comment?

  16. Folsom prepares for AMGEN Tour of CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... OPENING SEVERAL HOURS EARLIER AT LEBANESE RESTAURANT AIR-EZ. >> WE ARE THE ONLY LEBANESE RESTUARANT IN SACRAMENTO COUNTY BECAUSE THE PEOPLE COMING FROM ALL THE CITIES TO FOLSOM. NATALIE BUT ALL THE PREPARATION : IS NO MATCH FOR MOTHER NATURE, AND ...

    Comment?

  17. Where are the most dangerous areas for cyclists, pedestrians?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    The number of deadly car crashes involving pedestrians and cyclists are on the rise. KCRA 3 Investigates looks at the most dangerous intersections for cyclists and pedestrians in Sacramento County.

    Comment?

  18. Ashby's public defender claim raises questionsRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Angelique Ashby's story about overcoming hardship to become a member of the Sacramento City Council is a compelling one -- but there's another part of her story that KCRA 3 has been investigating. For years, Ashby has claimed to be a public defender in Sacramento County, but State Bar records indicate she is not an attorney -- and in fact she admits to failing the bar exam.

    Comment?

  19. KCRA 3 investigates Ashby's claim of being a public defenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... HAS BEEN INVESTIGATING AND JOINS US NOW LIVE WITH HIS FINDINGS. >> FOR YEARS, ANGELIQUE ASHBY DEFENDER IN SACRAMENTO COUNTY. IS NOT AN ATTORNEY FAILING THE BAR EXAM. >> I AM ALL IN FOR SACRAMENTO. >> IN THE HIGHLY COMPETITIVE RACE FOR MAYOR OF ...

    Comment?

  20. Sacramento Co. to challenge sexual discrimination verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones speaks during a news conference on Thursday, May 19, 2016, as he responds to a multi-million dollar verdict in a sexual discrimination case against the sheriff's department. Sacramento County will challenge a verdict that awards a former deputy and three current deputies $3.5 million in a sexual discrimination lawsuit, Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones said Thursday.

    Comment?