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CalPERS board member stripped of leadership posts for campaign finance infrac...
CalPERS board member Priya Mathur was removed from board leadership positions today because of her latest campaign-finance disclosure infractions.
15 Oct 2014 at 10:05am


Bank of Sacramento to be acquired by larger bank
AmericanWest Bank announced Wednesday it is to acquire Bank of Sacramento.
William J. Martin
15 Oct 2014 at 8:44am


Amazon pop-up kisok headed to Sacramento
Amazon has confirmed that Sacramento is one of two locations for pop-up retail stores.
Diana Brooks, left, president and CEO of Sotheby's, and Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.com, Inc., pose for photos after a news conference at Sotheby's in New York, Wednesday June 16, 1999. Sacramento is one of two locations chosen for pop-up kiosks by online retailer Amazon, according to reports.
15 Oct 2014 at 7:51am


Sacramento showers drop about a tenth of an inch
The first of three weak rain systems worked its way through the Sacramento region on Wednesday.
A student is escorted across the street as they arrive to school under a first rain of the season downpour at Caleb Greenwood Elementary School on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif. More rain has arrived this week.
15 Oct 2014 at 9:09am


New El Dorado County animal shelter to open in Diamond Springs
A new El Dorado County animal shelter – designed to house, cats, dogs and livestock – will open Thursday in Diamond Springs.
15 Oct 2014 at 6:27am


AM Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Wednesday
Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today:

15 Oct 2014 at 6:14am


Elk Grove pedestrian dies when hit by tow truck
A pedestrian died when hit by a tow truck Tuesday night in Elk Grove.
15 Oct 2014 at 9:57am


Sacramento County home market warmed in September
The median price of a resale home in Sacramento County rose slightly and more homes sold in September vs. August, when prices were flat and sales were down, CoreLogic DataQuick reported Tuesday.


14 Oct 2014 at 10:37pm


Trial begins in killing of Sacramento County animal control officer
The murder trial got underway Tuesday for the man accused in the shooting death of animal control officer Roy Marcum two years ago in Galt.
Murder defendant Joseph Francis Corey.
14 Oct 2014 at 11:28pm


Cameron Park murder defendant testifies he killed wife in self-defense
Todd Winkler testified Tuesday that he killed his wife out of self-defense after a fight over their impending divorce that left him “exhausted.”
Murder defendant Todd Winkler on Tuesday is led into El Dorado Superior Court in Placerville by one of his lawyers, Eric Schlueter.
Todd Winkler waits for the jury to enter before testifying for the second day in his murder trial in El Dorado Superior Court on Tuesday in Placerville. Winkler is accused of murdering his wife...
14 Oct 2014 at 11:09pm


Ask Emily: New California laws that will – or won’t – make health coverage ea...
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 of 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.
7 Oct 2014 at 10:15pm


Ask Emily: Translations key to keeping health care coverage
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 of 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.
23 Sep 2014 at 7:28pm


Ask Emily: Changes ahead for dental coverage under Obamacare
Covered California will be offering optional, stand-alone dental plans for adults and families next year, though they won’t be available when open enrollment begins on Nov. 15. Look for them in early 2015, before open enrollment ends, a spokesman says.
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.
9 Sep 2014 at 6:23pm



KCRA TV 3 News




Quilters donate generously to Metro Fire, other groups
A quilting group is donating hundreds of quilts to Sacramento Metro Fire and other organizations, with the blankets going to children or the elderly in emergency situations.
21 Oct 2014 at 11:11pm




Thousands of gallons of water leaking from Davis pool
Thousands of gallons of water are leaking from a community pool in Davis every day, and the city says it will be several more days before the problem is fixed.
21 Oct 2014 at 11:11pm




Gov. Brown meets with health care experts on Ebola
Gov. Jerry Brown met with state agency heads, labor unions and leaders in the health care industry Tuesday to address Ebola preparedness at hospitals and other medical facilities throughout California.
21 Oct 2014 at 10:14pm




AdWatch: 'Strong mayor' ad not 'glaringly incorrect'
An ad's core claim that Measure L would make Sacramento's mayor more accountable is essentially true, KCRA 3's AdWatch experts have found.
21 Oct 2014 at 10:10pm




Auburn considers restrictions on Airbnb
Should homeowners be allowed to use their houses like mini hotels by renting out rooms on a nightly basis without restrictions?
21 Oct 2014 at 9:38pm




Who shot at a deputy in Camino? Officials request help
A man tried to shoot a deputy with the El Dorado County Sheriff's Department last week, and officials are asking for help in identifying him.
21 Oct 2014 at 8:25pm




It's lights-out time for first Thomas Kinkade gallery
A Northern California shop that was the first to feature the work of artist Thomas Kinkade and helped popularize the self-proclaimed "Painter of Light" is going out of business.
21 Oct 2014 at 8:23pm




Cops: Knife used in Tahoe attempted homicide is missing
Police in South Lake Tahoe are looking for a large knife that a man used to cut his wife's throat, officers said Tuesday.
21 Oct 2014 at 8:20pm




5-pound golden nugget found in foothills
A gold digger -- yes, really -- made quite the discovery while out in the Butte County foothills this summer. And we're just now learning about it.
21 Oct 2014 at 8:20pm




Legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies
Ben Bradlee, the charismatic Washington Post editor who guided the paper through the era of the Pentagon Papers and Watergate and was immortalized on screen in "All the President's Men," has died. He was 93.
21 Oct 2014 at 7:31pm



Red Bluff Daily News


Van crashes into medical building near hospital, two superficially injured
RED BLUFF >> A minivan crashed through the side of a medical building around 11 a.
19 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Engagement: McDonald and Jones
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17 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Man injured in October 15 fight taken off life support, dies
RED BLUFF >> A man seriously injured in an Oct.
19 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Red Bluff-Tehama County police and fire reports Oct. 17-19
The following information has been compiled from Red Bluff Police Department, Tehama County Sheriff's Department, Corning Police Department and California Highway Patrol logs.
20 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Three arrested in early morning downtown gunshot incident
RED BLUFF >> Three Fresno men were arrested early Sunday after a report of gunshots in the 1100 block of Main Street.
18 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Faydra Rector: Lassen View Elementary, you matter
Last weekend I checked off another Tehama County bucket list item from the long list of things I want to do before I move in June.
20 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Too soon? How about not at all for Ebola Halloween
NEW YORK (AP) — No holiday screams pop culture controversy quite like Halloween. So what's the costume flap of the year?
13 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


4-H Golden Clover Award announced
Westside 4-H club volunteer Jeannie Stroing has been awarded a 2014 4-H Golden Clover Award in the category of Spirit of Citizenship.
17 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Indian wars topic of upcoming luncheon
CHICO >> The Indian wars of the 1850s and 1860s in Butte and Tehama counties will be the topic for the speaker at this year's annual luncheon and meeting of the Association for Northern California Historical Research.
20 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Scam Alert: Scammers bank on Ebola fears
Banking on fear, scam artists are making unsubstantiated claims that products containing everything from silver to herbal oils and snake venom can cure or prevent Ebola.
19 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm



Chico Enterprise Record


Monster gold nugget unearthed in Butte foothills
PARADISE >> A dream by its nature is usually etherial and vaporous, but that is not the case for Bob Van Camp of Paradise.
20 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Teens accused of beating, robbing 64-year-old Oroville resident
OROVILLE >> Detectives arrested two teens Saturday who are accused of severely beating a 64-year-old man during an alleged home invasion robbery.
20 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Chico State student death by train ruled suicide
CHICO >> Police have concluded the death of a 20-year-old Chico State University student in Monday's train accident was a suicide, authorities said today.
16 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Police looking for suspects in Chico apartment complex shooting
CHICO >> Police are investigating a shooting that occurred just after midnight Monday at a Chico apartment complex.
19 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Chico residents safe after morning shooting
CHICO >> Chico police responded to reports of gun shots fired in a Chico apartment complex about 4 a.
19 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Letter: Concerns of Measure A proponents are overblown
Concerns of Measure A proponents are overblown There seems to be some confusion about the two local medical marijuana measures on the Nov.
19 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Jordan Crossing Ministries pastor remembered by Oroville church leaders
OROVILLE >> A former Aryan Brotherhood member who turned to Christianity and helped people get their lives together after prison, died in a motorcycle crash Friday in Riverside County.
18 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Drunk in public cases could lead to cleaning up Chico
OROVILLE >> People arrested in Chico for public drunkenness during certain special events will have a chance to choose between education and prosecution.
20 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


Death notices Oct. 20
ALLEN: William David Allen, 83, of Chico, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Chico. Arrangements are under the direction of Affordable Mortuary, 893-4292.
19 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm


David Little: Entries sought for next North State Voices panel
I'm betting that most people who read this column think, "I could do that." Here's your chance. Turnover time is coming for our North State Voices columnists, and we're looking for four new ones.
17 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm



KRCR TV Redding



DA's Office: Deputy justified in deadly shooting
The Butte County District Attorney's Office has decided not to charge the deputy who killed a 24-year-old man in May.
21 Oct 2014 at 10:46pm




Families protest deadly officer shootings
Protesters were outside the Butte County Board of Supervisors meeting demanding a change from county leaders to stop the use of deadly force by law enforcement officers.
21 Oct 2014 at 8:03pm




Butte County golf course slated to close
The Paradise Pines Golf Course in Magalia will be closing its doors at the end of the month.
21 Oct 2014 at 7:56pm




$1 million bid placed on land designated for Measure B
Redding City Manager, Kurt Starman, confirmed Tuesday that a bid has been placed on the property marked for the possible Turtle Bay hotel.
21 Oct 2014 at 6:35pm




Investigators question students in Trinity County over threat
A male Trinity High School student is in juvenile hall after deputies said he made a threat to the school.
21 Oct 2014 at 6:17pm




Teens arrested for robbing and beating elderly man
The 64-year-old Palermo man was found by relatives in his home Friday morning with serious injuries including head trauma.
21 Oct 2014 at 6:14pm




Record gold nugget found in Butte County
The nugget, found on public land in Butte County, is the largest in California history to be in private hands, according to the firm slated to sell it.
21 Oct 2014 at 5:44pm




Teens arrested for violent home invasion robbery
Two teenagers, ages 16 and 17, have been arrested for a home invasion robbery in which a 64-year-old man was badly beaten.
21 Oct 2014 at 12:31pm




Classes resume after violent threat at Trinity High School
The campus was evacuated Monday afternoon after a threat allegedly made by a student.
21 Oct 2014 at 10:34am




Taser used to arrest one of Shasta's Most Wanted
A man listed as one of Shasta's Most Wanted was arrested late Monday night in Burney
21 Oct 2014 at 10:23am




Sacramento CBSLocal


New Sacramento Police Dogs Ready To Hit Streets With Partners
They?re not your typical recruits, but like any other rookies, the soon-to-be K-9 police officers still have a lot to learn.
21 Oct 2014 at 10:35pm


Davis Will Spend $350,000 To Replace LED Lights After Neighbor Complaints
After the city installed 650 new LED lights in May designed to save money, several neighbors complained about them, so Davis city leaders will spend $350,000 to replace the lights.
21 Oct 2014 at 10:11pm


Michelle Rhee, Wife Of Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson, Not Registered To Vote...
Michelle Rhee has been a very visible part of her husband?s strong-mayor campaign for Measure L. The ballot measure would change the city?s charter to allow the mayor to hire and fire the city manager, as well as veto decisions by the city council.
21 Oct 2014 at 10:05pm


World Series Game 1: Bumgarner, Pence Lead San Francisco Giants To 7-1 Win Ov...
But before Bumgarner took the field, the Giants already put three runs on the board against James Shields on a Pablo Sandoval double and a Hunter Pence home run. The Giants would never trail in a 7-1 win over the Royals in Game 1 of the World Series.
21 Oct 2014 at 8:41pm


Grant Interviews Former Sacramento King Jason Williams
Former Sacramento Kings fan favorite Jason Williams joined the Grant Napear Show to talk about the memories he had when he played in Sacramento as well as in other cities such as Miami and Orlando. […]
21 Oct 2014 at 6:44pm


California Considering Banning Lead Fishing Bait Weights Over Toxicity Concerns
The Outdoor Sportsman fishing supply sales team said it sells hundreds of lead weights every week. Avid fishermen say you can't fish in the Delta or rivers without them.
21 Oct 2014 at 6:24pm


Volunteers Comb Ski Slopes In Sierra-At-Tahoe Cleanup
Sierra-At-Tahoe has started a fall tradition where it invites the community out to clean up the mountain, and volunteers make some very interesting finds.
21 Oct 2014 at 6:15pm


California Nurses Press Gov. Brown On Ebola Safety
Gov. Jerry Brown is scheduled to meet with the state's largest nurses union to discuss Ebola preparedness at hospitals and other health facilities.
21 Oct 2014 at 6:02pm


Parents Worried After Warning Threatens School Shooting At Rio Americano High
School staff and sheriff?s officials say that threat was located on Friday in a school bathroom. Scrawled on a wall, the note said that school would be shot up on Oct. 22. Another note found later said that threat had been moved up to Tuesday.
21 Oct 2014 at 6:01pm


San Diego House Race Playing Out Like Made-For-TV Drama Instead Of Election
A late-night break-in, a stolen campaign playbook that ended up in the hands of the opponent and sexual harassment accusations made by a fired staffer against one of the candidates.
21 Oct 2014 at 4:15pm



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