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Galt police address gang activity to sparse crowd

Hoping for more attendees, Galt Police Chief Tod Sockman, Community Resource Officer TJ Guidotti and Sergeant Brian Azevedo spoke to nearly 30 people about gang presence in Galt and what parents and community members should watch for.


Stockton man arrested in Lodi parking lot shooting

STOCKTON — An arrest has been made in a daytime shooting that occurred in a Lodi shopping center parking lot last week. Gerardo Esquivel was taken into custody Monday at around 3:10 p.m. in the area of Lower Sacramento Road and Ponce De Leon Avenue in north Stockton after he was seen in a vehicle.


California Lawmakers Pushing Ban On Extra-Large Sodas, Other New Regulations On Sugary Drinks

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – “Big Gulp”-style sodas may be a thing of the past, if California lawmakers get their way. Democratic lawmakers are pushing bills that include a ban on extra-large sodas, warning label requirements and a prohibition that would keep sugary drinks from being displayed in the grocer


Rain moving into Southern California Wednesday evening

LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Southern California will see a day of chilly conditions and partly cloudy skies before another storm system moves into the region. A winter weather advisory is in effect until 10 p.m. Thursday for many mountain and valley regions in SoCal. A frost advisory is also in effect for


From Galt to Barsetti Vineyards

Editor’s note: This article is part of an ongoing series of articles that features accomplished Galt area graduates. If you are interested in being considered as part of this series or you know a GHS or LRHS graduate with notable accomplishments, career or otherwise, please email Faith Lewis at fait


Trump is using high-speed rail as a weapon against California. Will it work?

California’s $77-billion high-speed rail project has long been troubled, beset by cost overruns, delays and signs of mismanagement. But in the last week, it also became a political football on the national stage, pitting new Gov. Gavin Newsom against President Trump, who has relished using the proje


Latest location of California bikini-barista coffee shop encounters criticism: 'Just disgusting'

The opening of a new bikini-barista coffee stand in California’s Bay Area is drawing the eyes – and the ire – of nearby residents. The latest location of Pink Pantherz Espresso, a coffee chain that employs bikini- or lingerie-clad servers, is being criticized as “disgusting” and “disrespectful” afte


CSD board to discuss election reform tonight

Questions about how voters should elect members of the Cosumnes Community Services District (CSD) board will be asked at their Feb. 20 meeting. They govern the Cosumnes Fire Department as well as Elk Grove’s parks and recreation system. The board’s five directors are elected by voters at large in a


Colorado man arrested in girl's 1973 killing in California

SANTA ANA (AP) - Authorities have arrested a man on suspicion of killing a Southern California girl more than 45 years ago. Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer said at a press conference Wednesday that 72-year-old James Neal was arrested in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in the death of 11-yea


Walters: Has Newsom become Governor Gaslight?

“Gaslight” was a 1938 British play, set in the 1880s, about a man who manipulates his wife into believing she is going insane to suppress her suspicions about crimes he is committing.


Two suspects accused of growing 800-plus marijuana plants

The Elk Grove police on Feb. 12 arrested two men who allegedly grew more than 800 marijuana plants in two houses in the East Franklin area. Xuefeng Dong, 40, and Jiangyong Chen, 32, were arrested on marijuana cultivation charges.


How volunteer nurses team with winter shelter to care for Sacramento County homeless

Lifelong Carmichael resident Michelle Cook thought the dark blotches in the wound on her leg were just scabs until nurses from Mercy San Juan Medical Center told her, no, it was infected.


Bye, Bye Big Gulp; California Tries To Ban Cups That Hold More Than 16 Fluid Ounces

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The days of the Big Gulp and other large soda cups may be done soon in California. A new bill would ban retailers from selling or giving away cups with removable lids that can hold more than 16 fluid ounces. Many times these cups are used for fountain soda or frozen sugary drink


Experts say rare mega-storm to hit California will be 3 times as damaging as San Andreas earthquake

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - A warning for California: get ready for the "other big one." That's what scientists are calling the rare mega-storm, which is predicted to cause three times as much damage as a major earthquake that would hit along the San Andreas Fault.


3 men shot to death in Southern California gated community were ‘targeted,’ police say

A suspect who shot three men to death inside a Porter Ranch home was known to at least one of the victims, police said Tuesday, but a detective declined to explain what may have prompted the killings.


Border wall, bullet train: California vs. Trump escalates

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Disputes over President Donald Trump's border wall and California's bullet train are intensifying the feud between the White House and the nation's most populous state.


Exploding tire kills worker at California airport

SANTA ANA — A worker was killed Tuesday night when a large tire for a walkway that connects the terminal with jets exploded during repairs at John Wayne Airport. Two men were working on disassembling a wheel inside a workshop on the airfield near Gate Three, said airport spokeswoman Deanne Thompson.


Northern California double murder case to air on ’48 Hours’ show

Television viewers across the United States will soon learn about a case Yolo County residents are all too familiar with. The CBS show “48 Hours” will dive into the case of Daniel Marsh, who as a teenager murdered an elderly couple in their Davis home more than five years ago. The episode is set to


Police: Woman Pistol Whipped, Robbed By Man She Met Up With Through Dating Website

ELK GROVE (CBS13) – Police are investigating after a woman was attacked after meeting up with someone she had contacted through an online dating site. According to the Elk Grove Police Department, the woman and suspect had arranged to meet at a hotel along the 2300 block of Longport Court Sunday mor


California Has Gotten So Much Rain, but Most of It Has Been Wasted

California’s wet winter has dumped an estimated 18 trillion gallons of rain in February alone. But much of it is simply going down the drain. In what has become a source of much concern in a state prone to droughts and water shortages, the vast majority of rainwater in urban areas flows into storm d