Yolo County Newswire

Yolo County Newswire

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  1. Winters man in jail in connection with child's homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    The Yolo County Sheriff's Office announced Monday the arrest of a Winters man on murder and sexual assault allegations in connection with the death Sunday of his 4-year-old daughter - the county's second child-homicide case in less than two months' time. Deputies were dispatched at approximately 5 p.m. Sunday to the area of Owings Court and Shams Way after the report of possible drowning in nearby Putah Creek.

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  2. NorCal girl, 4, found in creek; dad arrested in deathRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SFGate

    A Winters man was arrested on murder and sexual assault charges after his 4-year-old daughter was found unresponsive in a creek and later died, the Yolo County Sheriff's Office said Monday. A Winters man was arrested on murder and sexual assault charges after his 4-year-old daughter was found unresponsive in a creek and later died, the Yolo County Sheriff's Office said Monday.

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  3. Winters man arrested in connection with child homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    The Yolo County Sheriff's Office announced today the arrest of a Winters man on homicide and sexual assault charges Sunday in connection with the death of his 4-year-old daughter. At approximately 5 p.m. Sunday, deputies were dispatched to the area of Owings Court and Shams Way following the report of possible drowning in nearby Putah Creek.

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  4. Deputies: Dad Arrested on Multiple Charges after 4-Year-Old Daughter Drowns in Putah CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    A man has been arrested on several charges after his 4-year-old daughter drowned Sunday in Putah Creek, according to the Yolo County Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded to a home near Owings Court and Shams Way in Winters late Sunday afternoon, which is near the creek, after getting a report of a possible drowning.

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  5. New study catches on to fish in fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    ... ... and provide a profitable new source of fish protein.” The research will build on findings on Yolo County's Knagg Ranch, where environmental groups tested the waters by adding Chinook salmon to fallow rice fields. Through that study, UC ...

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  6. Homeless camps cleared along Highway 113; hepatitis is a concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Davis Enterprise

    ... Saugstad, lead highway maintenance worker at the Woodland station, which covers more than 60 miles of freeway in Yolo County. "Some of (the camps) are a quarter-mile-long with stuff strewn everywhere," Saugstad said. "They dug holes 12 feet in the ...

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  7. 11 nonprofits receive Biberstein Social Action Fund grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Davis Enterprise

    Yolo County's most vulnerable citizens stand to benefit this fall from $13,500 in funding granted to 11 nonprofit social-services organizations serving young children, the elderly, the homeless, the hungry and others in need. The grants are made possible by Congregation Bet Haverim's Biberstein Social Action Fund, and were announced last week by Bet Haverim member Ernie Biberstein.

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  8. Woodland man faces life in prison for domestic-violence attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Davis Enterprise

    A Yolo County jury last week convicted a Woodland man of multiple felony charges related to repeated attacks on a woman he was dating, District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced. Elmer David Rodriguez, 26, was found guilty of torture, felony domestic violence, infliction of great bodily injury, use of a deadly weapon, sodomy, rape, oral copulation, criminal threats, vandalism and dissuading a witness.

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  9. First steps in remodeling Historic Courthouse to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | The Daily Democrat

    The Historic Yolo County Courthouse is 100 years old, and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987. Kevin Yarris, the county's General Services Director, has authorized Lionakis, an architecture and engineering service provider, to perform the work.

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  10. Yolo County set to appoint pest inspectors, testers for cannabisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Daily Democrat

    Yolo County has encountered a slew of “firsts” as it makes way for legal cannabis, among them, the need for pest inspection and control services. Yolo County's Cannabis Task Force is scheduled to appoint Cooperative Agriculture Support Services Authority to handle the process of “cannabis inspection work,” according to John Young, the county's agricultural commissioner.

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  11. Farmworkers benefit from Que Viva La VidaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Daily Democrat

    Sixty-four employees from ten Yolo County farms spent last Saturday at Que Viva La Vida , an all-day conference for male farmworkers held at Esparto Middle School. The event was sponsored by Rural Innovations in Social Economics, based in Esparto and Winters, and was designed to connect attendees to local resources that support improved mental and physical health, understanding about current immigration policy, and access to education.

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  12. Could a gun violence order have prevented north state shootings?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Davis Enterprise

    ... the advice of a qualified attorney is always your best bet. If you cannot afford a lawyer, you can visit the Yolo County Self-Help Center, on the second floor of the Yolo County Courthouse at 1000 Main St. in Woodland. I advise all my clients that ...

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  13. Yolo supervisors consider naming architects to remodel old CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | The Daily Democrat

    9. Adopt resolution of support for Proposition 1 funding from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Conservancy for American Rivers and River Garden Farms restoration planning project, “Restoration Planning at River Garden Farms: improving aquatic habitat resiliency on working lands along the Sacramento River”. 10. Approve letter to the Yolo County Visitor's Bureau concurring with proposal to transfer 10% of the Marketing and Public Relations categorical allocation to Contingency/Reserve for the 2017-18 fiscal year.

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  14. Jobless rates fell in 11 US states, hit record lows in 2Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | The Daily Democrat

    ... rate fell to 4.9 percent in October, down from 5.1 percent in September and 5.3 percent in October 2016. In Yolo County, the unemployment rate was at 4.3 percent in October, down from 4.5 percent in September. Steady hiring has driven down ...

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  15. Help feed the hungry with library's Food for Fines programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Davis Enterprise

    Stephens Branch Library users are invited to join in the library's annual Food for Fines program! The program allows library cardholders who donate one food item to clear $1 from their overdue fines and also feed the hungry this holiday season. All library cardholders can donate food from Nov. 20 through Dec. 31 at the circulation desk of any Yolo County Library location.

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  16. Folklorico de Woodland holds 31st Annual ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | The Reporter

    ... activities, to build and promote self-esteem, confidence, and cultural awareness for those in the greater Yolo county region. Folklorico Latino de Woodland was founded in 1986 by three members of the Woodland community (James Harvey-Keith, Helena ...

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  17. Community calendar, Nov. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Davis Enterprise

    ... of a series of talks on current issues in older adult health offered through the Adult and Aging Branch of the Yolo County Health and Human Services Agency. NAMI-Yolo, the local chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will hold the next ...

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  18. Public Defender's Office hosts annual clothing driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Davis Enterprise

    The Yolo County Public Defender's Office has launched another used-clothing drive to benefit indigent clients as they transition from the Yolo County jail back into the community. In its first year, the clothing drive directly helped 37 homeless and indigent people coming out of jail as well as stock a clothing closet at the county's Health & Human Services Agency's satellite office and Northern California Construction Training's Woodland campus, both of which also assist those recently released.

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  19. Yolo County Public Defender hosts clothing driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | The Daily Democrat

    The Yolo County Public Defender's Office's Social Work Program announces the return of its used clothing drive to benefit indigent clients as they transition from the Yolo County jail back into the community. In its first year, the clothing drive received support from the community, resulting in the ability to help some of the county's neediest residents starting as early as January 2017.

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  20. Former Woodland Chamber president receives awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | The Daily Democrat

    ... in the promotion and growth of CPESC and also desk top published a 1990 CPESC Directory for California. In Yolo County, he became involved with the Woodland Chamber of Commerce in 1995 where he inherited the publicity duties for the Farm-City ...

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