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North Highlands woman pleads guilty to fraud, identity theft, possessing stol...
A North Highlands woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to four counts of bank fraud, one count of aggravated identity theft and two counts of possession of stolen mail, according to a statement released by United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner.
19 Aug 2014 at 8:05pm


Kaiser South Sacramento testing patient for possible Ebola
A patient admitted to the Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento Medical Center is undergoing tests for the Ebola virus, hospital officials said Tuesday evening.
FILE - This undated photo made available by the Antwerp Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp, Belgium, shows the Ebola virus viewed through an electron microscope. As of mid-2014, Ebola has caused two dozen outbreaks in Africa since the virus first emerged in 1976.
19 Aug 2014 at 7:05pm


Drought raises pollution on Folsom Dam spillway project this year
Low water levels at Folsom Lake are causing an increase in air pollution from the $900 million Folsom Dam auxiliary spillway project.
19 Aug 2014 at 7:55pm


Tahoe summit meets amid concern over lake level
One year after California and Nevada resolved a long-standing feud over development around Lake Tahoe, John Laird, secretary of the California Natural Resources Agency, arrived at a summit near the water’s edge Tuesday and said “peace is at hand.”
19 Aug 2014 at 5:53pm


Alleged bedbug infestation closes Lodi movie theater
Bedbugs may be coming to a theater near you.
19 Aug 2014 at 5:24pm


Murder proceedings suspended in fatal Citrus Heights beating
Murder proceedings have been suspended in the fatal beating case against a Citrus Heights man who has been found psychologically incompetent to stand trial in connection.
19 Aug 2014 at 4:45pm


2 arrested in Natomas birthday party shooting
The shooting left one man dead and six others, including a 7-year-old girl, injured
Orlando Rhinehart, 28
Sacramento Police investigate the scene of a fatal shooting at Peregrine Park in Natomas, where one man was killed and six others were injured, including a child. Two men were arrested in connection with the violence on Tuesday.
Kelly Thomas, 22
19 Aug 2014 at 6:26pm


Lodi-area man is one of several U.S. citizens accused of backing ISIS
Nicholas Michael Teausant, an Acampo man arrested in March as he tried to cross into Canada aboard an Amtrak bus, made a brief appearance Tuesday in federal court in Sacramento, where prosecutors said the case involved classified information. Teausant was ordered to return to court in October after undergoing more mental testing.
A photo from the federal court file of Nicolaus Michael Teausant shows the alleged terrorist supporter with his year-old daughter.
19 Aug 2014 at 7:42pm


Whole city block across from planned downtown arena changes hands
A group of Sacramento-area buyers has aquired 555 Capitol Mall, including two office towers and a parking garage across L Street from the city’s planned sports and entertainment complex.
This composite image shows 555 Capitol Mall in downtown Sacramento on Tuesday. The property has been purchased by a group of local investors who plan to renovate the half-empty office towers and fill them with tenants.

19 Aug 2014 at 7:45pm


San Jose firm says it has acquired Sacramento-based provider of wireless outd...
A San Jose firm says it has acquired Sacramento-based Lumewave Inc., a provider of wireless outdoor lighting control systems.
19 Aug 2014 at 3:22pm


Ask Emily: Change and no change at Covered California health insurance exchange
I’m sure you’ve heard that premiums for plans sold through our health insurance exchange, Covered California, will go up an average of 4.2 percent next year. Just remember, “average” means just that. Your premium increase (or decrease in some cases) will depend on a variety of factors.
Emily Bazar writes for the CHCF Center for Health Reporting, answering questions about the Affordable Care Act. Read all her columns at sacbee.com/askemily.
12 Aug 2014 at 2:44pm


Ask Emily: Big bills lurk in specialty drug category
Ask Emily is a biweekly column by Emily Bazar of the CHCF Center for Health Reporting, answering questions about the Affordable Care Act. Read all her columns at sacbee.com/askemily
Emily Bazar writes for the CHCF Center for Health Reporting, answering questions about the Affordable Care Act. Read all her columns at sacbee.com/askemily.
29 Jul 2014 at 6:40pm


Ask Emily: Medi-cal renewals: Another backlog on horizon?
Let’s start with some good news (because everything is relative): The backlog of Medi-Cal applications that I called “monumental” last month is now merely “massive.”
Emily Bazar writes for the CHCF Center for Health Reporting, answering questions about the Affordable Care Act. Read all her columns at sacbee.com/askemily.
17 Jul 2014 at 12:28pm



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ISIS says it has beheaded American journalist
ISIS has released a video that it says shows the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley.
19 Aug 2014 at 7:31pm




Officials: Lake Tahoe imperiled by wildfires, drought
Lake Tahoe, a crown jewel of the western landscape, is being challenged by drought, invasive species, the threat of catastrophic wildfire and climate change, officials said Tuesday.
19 Aug 2014 at 7:05pm




Some evacuees of Yosemite-area fire can return home
Firefighters gained ground Tuesday on a blaze in the foothills near Yosemite National Park, allowing some of the 1,000 people who fled the flames to return to their homes.
19 Aug 2014 at 7:05pm




Sacramento political leader Grantland Johnson dies
Sacramento political leader Grantland Johnson, the first African-American to be elected to the county's Board of Supervisors, died Tuesday and left behind a legacy of advocacy for children and the poor.
19 Aug 2014 at 6:56pm




Klamath tribes worry massive fish kill close
Members of American Indian tribes in Northern California said Tuesday a massive fish kill may be only days away if the federal government does not immediately release more water into the Klamath River.
19 Aug 2014 at 6:53pm




Patient at Sacramento Kaiser Permanente tested for Ebola
A patient at the Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento Medical Center is in the process of getting tested for Ebola, officials confirmed Tuesday evening.
19 Aug 2014 at 6:20pm




Man with dementia found in Sacramento
Authorities said Tuesday a once-missing man with dementia has been found.
19 Aug 2014 at 6:08pm




2 men arrested in deadly May park shooting in Natomas
The Sacramento Police Department has arrested two men in connection to a May 10 homicide at Peregrine Park.
19 Aug 2014 at 4:38pm




CHP: Lincoln driver pulls weapon on cop, then shot
An officer making a welfare check on the side of Interstate 5 in Woodland fired several shots at an uncooperative driver who pulled a gun on police late Monday night during an arrest, the California Highway Patrol said.
19 Aug 2014 at 4:35pm




EPA praises Tahoe-Pyramid Bikeway work
A regional boss for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is lauding the work of a Reno-area nonprofit building a 116-mile bicycle path that follows the Truckee River all the way from Lake Tahoe to Pyramid Lake.
19 Aug 2014 at 2:43pm



Red Bluff Daily News


Tehama ranch agrees to more than $1M settlement with EPA
RED BLUFF >> The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Justice announced a settlement with the owners of a Tehama County ranch, who have agreed to paid more than $1 million for the destruction of 80 acres of protected wetlands.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Fire burns near Countryside Village homes
A fire burned through a wooded area on the southwest corner of Countryside Village in north Red Bluff late Monday afternoon.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Red Bluff-Tehama County police reports Aug. Aug. 15-17
The following information has been compiled from Red Bluff Police Department, Tehama County Sheriff's Department, Corning Police Department and California Highway Patrol logs.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Fire burns near Catholic school
Red Bluff Fire, Cal Fire and Tehama County Fire departments responded around 3:45 p.m. Sunday to a reported vegetation fire behind Sacred Heart School on Monroe Street in Red Bluff.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Tap into Tehama microbrew festival expands in second year
RED BLUFF >> Thomas Almond, the project coordinator for the annual Tap into Tehama microbrew festival here, said he was legitimately surprised the event has become so successful.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Death notices Aug. 19, 2014
Conway: Ester Conway, 54, of Chico died Friday, Aug.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Dollar General enters bidding for Family Dollar
NEW YORK >> The nation's top dollar store chains are betting big that their once-thriving business will make a comeback if they band together.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Red Bluff-Tehama County police and fire reports: Aug. 16, 2014
The following information has been compiled from Red Bluff Police Department, Tehama County Sheriff's Department, Corning Police Department and California Highway Patrol logs.
15 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Pair dead in Dairyville murder-suicide
RED BLUFF >> A man and woman are dead in Dairyville following a reported murder-suicide early Sunday morning.
10 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm



Chico Enterprise Record


Swimmer, lifeguard save Chico man from drowning at Sycamore Pool
CHICO >> A good Samaritan and a lifeguard rescued a 45-year-old man who nearly drowned while swimming at Sycamore Pool Monday.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Officers catch stolen Butte County sheriff's vehicle after half-hour pursuit
LIVE OAK >> Spike strips, flat tires and a police dog helped bring an end to the 28-mile chase of a stolen Butte County Sheriff's Office patrol vehicle Monday night.
17 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Man, woman arrested after break-in at Chico restaurant
CHICO >> Two people were arrested Tuesday morning in connection to a burglary at a Chico restaurant, where the suspects used a portable cutting torch on an ATM.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Rock climber dies in Yosemite fall after proposing
SEBASTOPOL (AP) >> Authorities say a veteran rock climber died in a fall while climbing alone in Yosemite National Park — just hours after proposing to his girlfriend during an earlier climb.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Emerging desert solar plants scorch birds in midair
IVANPAH DRY LAKE (AP) >> Workers at a state-of-the-art solar plant in the Mojave Desert have a name for birds that fly through the plant's concentrated sun rays — "streamers," for the smoke plume that comes from birds that ignite in
17 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Death notices for Aug. 19
BRADLEY: Robert E. Bradley, 91, of Magalia, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Paradise. Arrangements are under the direction of Rose Chapel Mortuary, 877-4923.
17 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Vemma: Nutritional supplement company causes parents strife
CHICO >> A pair of Chico business owners became outraged when they learned of their son's involvement with a marketing company they claim is a pyramid scheme that preys on young adults with deceptive recruiting techniques.
16 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


2 boys arrested, charged with plotting Pasadena school shooting
SOUTH PASADENA (AP) >> Police said they prevented a "horrific tragedy" by arresting two teenage boys who plotted to kill three high school staffers then gun down as many students as possible in a quaint Los Angeles suburb.
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


Tehama ranch agrees to more than $1M settlement with EPA
RED BLUFF >> The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Justice announced a settlement with the owners of a Tehama County ranch, who have agreed to paid more than $1 million for the destruction of 80 acres of protected
18 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm


First day of school in Chico brings smiles, chalk, wrought iron
CHICO >> Colorful chalk messages, bright smiling faces and wrought-iron fences were part of the first day of school on some of the Chico Unified School District campuses Monday.
17 Aug 2014 at 11:00pm



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Sacramento CBSLocal


Cracks In Davis Pool Leaking 7,000 Gallons Of Water A Day During Drought
City engineers agree with swim instructor Stu Hahn?s assessment that cracks in pool?s skimmers are the reason for the lost water.
19 Aug 2014 at 7:08pm


Modesto Homeowners Accused Of Stealing Water From Canal, Face $1,500 Fines
Six Modesto homeowners face $1,500 fines for stealing water from the Empire Canal behind their homes. The Modesto Irrigation District said it discovered illegal siphons at the homes of five neighbors and one woman started pumping more water after her allocated share ran out.
19 Aug 2014 at 6:48pm


Ebola FAQ: What Is It, How Does It Spread, And How Is It Treated?
Facts and information about Ebola treatment and how the disease can be spread.
19 Aug 2014 at 6:29pm


49ers Sign Glenn Dorsey To Extension
The San Francisco 49ers have signed injured defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey to a two-year contract extension through the 2016 season. Dorsey, 29, is sidelined with a torn left biceps muscle that required surgery. He was […]
19 Aug 2014 at 5:54pm


Sacramento Kaiser Permanente Patient Being Tested For Ebola After Possible Ex...
The medical center emphasizes all measures are being taken to protect the staff, and that the samples have been sent to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, who will test them.
19 Aug 2014 at 5:40pm


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19 Aug 2014 at 4:50pm


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19 Aug 2014 at 4:48pm


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19 Aug 2014 at 4:45pm


Vivek, Mullin & Gulati accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Vivek, Mullin & Gulati ALS Ice Bucket Challenge   Vivek Ranadivé, Chris Mullin and the President of the United States Soccer Federation Sunil Gulati accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge with two special guests! Check […]
19 Aug 2014 at 4:24pm


WATCH: Deuce, Jason And Morgan In #ALSIceBucketChallenge
Deuce Mason, Jason Ross and Morgan Ragan participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and challenged a few listeners as well. Please donate to the ALS Foundation: http://www.alsa.org/donate/
19 Aug 2014 at 4:19pm



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