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Sacramento Regional Transit Balks At Car Company's Expansion Plans – CBS Sacramento

August 22, 2017 11:13:00 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A high-end vehicle company plans to expand and relocate to Richards Boulevard, but Sacramento Regional Transit officials see it as a bad idea. “It would be nice to have a little less ugliness on Richards Boulevard so it might actually improve the area and I’m good with that,” said Kersten Pankatz, a…

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Life inside military religious group: Former Sacramento member speaks out – KCRA Sacramento

August 22, 2017 11:05:00 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — Deputies in New Mexico arrested four members of a religious sect Sunday with ties to the Sacramento area. The Aggressive Christianity Missions Training Corps was founded in Sacramento in 1982. Advertisement This week, it’s co-founder Deborah Green was charged with multiple crimes including child abuse and sexual penetration of a minor.…

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They've Been Protesting Afghanistan War For 16 Years, And Are Ready For More – CBS Sacramento

August 22, 2017 10:34:00 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – It’s the longest war protest in the city, and it took to the streets Tuesday night as it has every year for the past 16 years. “We want to stop all wars,” said Gary Meyer of Sacramento. The anti-war protesters have a passion and a commitment to their cause as they stood…

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Rapper Common Lobbies Legislators On Juvenile Justice Measures – CBS Sacramento

August 22, 2017 10:13:00 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Oscar- and Grammy-award-winning rapper “Common” was on a tight schedule Tuesday, in an uncommon setting—the state Capitol. “There’s a lot of progress being made,” he said. Progress, he says, in pushing lawmakers to reform the state’s criminal justice system, just a day after drawing thousands to his free concert promoting the cause.…

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How to train to be a Sacramento firefighter … for free – KCRA Sacramento

August 22, 2017 9:03:41 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — A new program will pay for future firefighters to get the certification they need to join the Sacramento Fire Department. “We want to make these opportunities available to those who may be economically disadvantaged,” Sacramento Fire Chief, Walt White said. Advertisement To take part in the California Firefighter Joint Apprenticeship Committee…

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Do you smell smoke in Sacramento? Here's why … – – KCRA Sacramento

August 22, 2017 7:35:42 pm | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — Are you smelling smoke in the Sacramento area? It’s because of a control burn in Yolo County. Advertisement The burn is being monitored by the Yolo County Sheriff’s Office and the Clarksburg Fire Department. The control burn began around noon and is west of the Freeport Bridge in Clarksburg. LiveCopter 3…

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Woman finds mystery piano in her Sacramento backyard – KCRA Sacramento

August 22, 2017 11:37:00 am | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — A Sacramento Craigslist ad was posted Monday giving away “free piano parts.” However, there are a few caveats that aren’t specified. A unique playing style is required and it’s preferred that you take the whole thing with you. Advertisement “I immediately took a photo and put it on Craigslist — but…

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Sac State drinking water part of ongoing state audit – ABC10

August 22, 2017 9:17:46 am | 0 Comments

CSU Sacramento. (Photo: ABC10) You might remember the high lead levels found in water sources at Sacramento State earlier this year.  Well, that’s part of the scope of an ongoing state audit, which is looking at health and safety compliance at Sac State and three other California State University campuses — Channel Islands, San Diego and…

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Man fatally shot in North Highlands – Sacramento Bee

August 22, 2017 6:51:36 am | 0 Comments

A man fatally shot at a North Highlands home has been identified by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office as 34-year-old Terry McCauley. Sacramento County sheriff’s deputies responded to a call around midnight Monday in the 4100 block of Painter Way and found McCauley, who had suffered a gunshot wound to the head, according to a…

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2 Detained After Police Chase In South Sacramento – CBS Sacramento

August 22, 2017 5:33:00 am | 0 Comments

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Two suspects were taken into custody after leading police on a chase around south Sacramento early Tuesday morning. The incident happened around 2 a.m. along Power Inn Road and 14th Avenue. Sacramento police tried to pull over a car, but the driver sped away. The chase turned into an on-foot pursuit after…

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