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  • Matt Miller: a The Arenaa in Sacramento served a purpose, memories
    published on Sun, 17 Apr 2016 16:11:51 GMT
    So the Sacramento region will soon be bidding a fond adieu to Sleep Train Arena, alias Power Balance Pavilion, alias Arco Arena. The NBA's Kings stopped playing there Saturday night, though it could be argued that they stopped playing altogether some time in January....
  • Student group wants UC Davis chancellor to quit over PR spending
    published on Sun, 17 Apr 2016 14:09:18 GMT
    In this Nov. 18, 2011, photo, UC Davis Police Lt. John Pike uses pepper spray to move Occupy UC Davis protesters while blocking their exit from the school's quad in Davis....
  • SN&R marijuana expert Ngaio Bealuma s favorite strains of the year
    published on Thu, 14 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
    Related stories this week: 4/20 and the future It's time to reflect on the progress made to free cannabis. The 420 Issue The future of legalization, pro tips on edibles, strain reviews and more hit your stash in our annual pot issue....
  • Sacramento Loaves & Fishes volunteer turns out to be a stranger, alleged felon
    published on Thu, 06 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT
    The real face of homelessness As temperatures drop and shelters fill with men, women and children, it's time to re-examine 10 persistent myths about Sacramento's homeless population. After living under an assumed name for years, a homeless volunteer at Loaves & Fishes is in court this week for a decade-old sexual-battery case involving a minor....
  • UC Davis Student Protesters March for Chancellora s Resignation at Annual Picnic Day
    published on Sun, 17 Apr 2016 06:45:09 GMT
    Student protesters at UC Davis who've called for the school's chancellor Linda Katehi's resignation used the university's annual Picnic Day as another opportunity to get their message across, as more than 70,000 people poured onto the campus for the event. Protesters marched along the Picnic Day parade route Saturday morning, one day after leaving the chancellor's office, where they staged a weeks-long sit in....
  • Student group wants UC chancellor to quit over PR spending
    published on Sun, 17 Apr 2016 01:24:49 GMT
    The association that represents University of California students statewide is calling for the head of the UC Davis to step down over the school's public relations spending to clean up the university's online image. The Sacramento Bee reports Saturday the UC Student Association is joining seven state lawmakers and student protesters who say Chancellor Linda Katehi must go....
  • Student group wants UC chancellor to quit over ...Apr 16, 2016,
    published on Sun, 17 Apr 2016 01:09:46 GMT
    In this Nov. 18, 2011 file photo, University of California, Davis Police Lt. John Pike uses pepper spray to move Occupy UC Davis protesters while blocking their exit from the school's quad in Davis, Calif....
  • San Juan Unified Holds First Teacher Job Fair In Decade
    published on Sun, 17 Apr 2016 00:04:33 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • Oregon Ducks: Could 4-star TE Josh Falo, 3-star ATH Trajon Cotton be a package deal?
    published on Sat, 16 Apr 2016 21:19:10 GMT
    Josh Falo and Trajon Cotton pose with Oregon coach Mark Helfrich during an unofficial visit to Oregon The Oregon Ducks have hosted several prospects throughout the spring, and this week those trips went especially well for Inderkum High School duo Josh Falo, a Rivals four-star tight end , and Trajon Cotton, a Rivals three-star athlete . On Saturday, Falo, a 6-foot-4, 216-pound pass-catcher who is rated the No....
  • DeMarcus Cousins and Vlade Divac are on the same page
    published on Sat, 16 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
    ABC10's Sean Cunningham interviewed DeMarcus Cousins yesterday following a rally he hosted at Florin High School, and it was our first opportunity to hear Cousins comment on his past, present, and future with the Sacramento Kings since the season ended, and George Karl was fired. It's rough, it's unfortunate, but we've made it through past storms before, and I know we can make it through this one....
  • Calls for UC Davis chancellor's ouster grow amid Internet scrubbing controversy
    published on Sat, 16 Apr 2016 16:03:00 GMT
    Then-UC Davis police Lt. John Pike hits protesters with pepper spray on Nov. 18, 2011....
  • WSU's Hawkinson, Clifford, and Iroegbu Declare for NBA Draft
    published on Sat, 16 Apr 2016 00:33:00 GMT
    Hawkinson, a 6-foot-10, forward, led the team in scoring and rebounding, while leading the Pac-12 and ranking 11th in the nation with 11.1 rebounds per game in 2015-16. Juniors Conor Clifford, Josh Hawkinson and Ike Iroegbu have each declared for the 2016 NBA Draft, the trio announced Friday....
  • Dignity Health Tackles Human Trafficking As It Becomes A Growing Public Concern
    published on Sat, 16 Apr 2016 00:21:57 GMT
    It's no small job to which the Sisters of Mercy are dedicated. Founded in Dublin, Ireland, nearly two centuries ago, the sisters have embraced education, health care, pastoral and social services for all, including those without financial resources....
  • Lawmakers want UC campus president to quit over PR spending
    published on Fri, 15 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
    Some California lawmakers want the head of the University of California, Davis to quit over the school's public relations spending after students were pepper-sprayed. The Sacramento Bee reported Friday that at least seven state lawmakers are calling for the resignation of school Chancellor Linda Katehi....
  • High school diplomas at last for students who failed state exit exam
    published on Fri, 15 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
    Nearly a decade of frustration, anxiety and disappointment ended for Marisa Herrera this month when her long-awaited high school diploma arrived in the mail. "Finally!" she remembered saying after ripping open the envelope, fighting back tears....
  • UC Davis Spent $175K To Scrub Pepper Spray Cop From Google
    published on Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:50:39 GMT
    Remember the infamous UC Davis pepper spray incident ? How could you forget? The photographs and video depicting the brutal pepper spraying of peacefully gathered students captured a prime example of police overreach in the era of Occupy protests, and the actions of UC Davis police officer Lt. John Pike became the stuff of memes , prompted calls for the chancellor's resignation , and damaged the reputation of the school in the process....
  • Lead Found In School Drinking Fountain Has Districts Reviewing How They Check Water
    published on Fri, 26 Feb 2016 15:42:35 GMT
    SACRAMENTO - Drinking fountains at a Sonoma County school were shut down after school officials found high levels of lead. The worries over the infrastructure issues extend well beyond Sonoma County....
  • Fresno Fire Department rescues kitten from fire
    published on Sat, 16 Apr 2016 02:51:03 GMT
    A kitten was pulled from a two-alarm fire Friday, April 15, 2016, that started in an alley, moved to a carport, then jumped to a common attic at a single-story four-plex apartment building in central Fresno. Joaquin Arambula, a physician from Kingsburg and the son of a former legislator, takes the oath of office to the state Assembly on Thursday, April 14, 2016....
  • CHP Start Smart Class April 2016
    published on Thu, 14 Apr 2016 22:05:58 GMT
    The leading cause of death for Americans 15-20 years old is motor vehicle collisions. In an effort inform and to reduce motor vehicle collisions in California, California Highway Patrol North Sacramento area will offer a free Start Smart class....
  • Sandburg Debate Team - State Champions
    published on Thu, 14 Apr 2016 18:54:25 GMT
    It has been a busy month for the Sandburg High School Eagle Debate Team. March is the triple threat for debate teams, as the most serious competition takes place....