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Police were called to handle an escalating mental-health crisis. This is why they backed off
It was the evening of April 16, almost a month since thefatal shooting of Clark's younger brother. Stephon Clark, 22, had been killed outside of his grandmother's house by two Sacramento Police Department officers on March 18 after they apparently mistook his cellphone for a gun and fired 20 rounds
One dead in fatal crash that closes Highway 29 north of Napa
One person died after a car crash Saturday night north of Napa on state Highway 29, the California Highway Patrol reported.The wreck happened at 8:55 p.m. on Highway 29 near Carrell Lane, according to the CHP.Get news headlines sent daily to your inboxThree cars were involved in the head-on crash an
Sheriff K-9 'Jedi' stabbed multiple times in the head, suspect arrested
At about 11:15 a.m. a parole agent alerted the Sacramento Sheriff's of a suspect wanted in a domestic violence incident. Officers then found Jackie Burke, 41, at the 4500 block of Hackberry Lane.
Couple arrested after 5-year-old girl's body found in Sacramento storage unit
Tyler Anderson, 22, was arrested Wednesday and booked into Sacramento County Jail, Reno police said. Averyauna Anderson, 23, was arrested Wednesday in Reno and booked into Washoe County Jail.
Wanted Sex Offender Stabs K9 Multiple Times after Pursuit in Carmichael
CARMICHAEL — A Sacramento Sheriff’s Deputy K9 is in recovery after being stabbed in the head multiple times following a pursuit.Around 11:40 a.m. Saturday, a parole agent notified the Sacramento Sheriff’s Department that a man wanted out of West Sacramento for domestic violence may be in their juris
New principals possible for Woodland schools
D.3. Conference With Labor Negotiator, Danyel Conolley: WEA, and/or CSEA, Pursuant to Govt. Code 54957.6
Two Woodland men arrested, charged with attempted murder for 2016 shooting at police
One of the two suspects, Prashneet Singh, age 20 — who police said had gang ties — was arrested on Monday while the second was already in custody having been found guilty of first degree murder in a separate case that also occurred in 2016.
Man expected to survive after being injured in Vacaville shooting
A man was injured in a shooting in Vacaville early Sunday morning, according to the Vacaville Police Department.At approximately 1 a.m., officers found a 27-year-old male with a gunshot wound near the 500 block of Catherine Street. The victim was immediately transported to the hospital for treatment
New pipeline to connect residents to Woodland-Davis water treatment plant
“We’ve identified three segments that can be closed at any one time,” Wisniewski said. “(The) first is from the southern city limits to El Dorado Drive, El Dorado Drive to Gibson Road and Gibson Road to Southwood Drive.”
Woodland gets $2M grant for West Main St. reconstruction
The grant had also been expected, with City Manager Paul Navazio mentioning it last Tuesday at a City Council meeting. Nonetheless, it was greeted with pleasure by both staff and councilmembers. It was approved by the California Transportation Commission Thursday meeting in San Diego.
Trump endorses Cox in California governor's race
By JONATHAN J. COOPERAssociated PressSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- President Donald Trump backed San Diego businessman John Cox for California governor on Friday in an announcement that could provide a boost for Republicans hoping to have a candidate survive next month's primary."California finally des
Man fishing from shore dies after rescuers find him submerged in American River
A man found submerged in the American River by rescue teams on Tuesday has died, the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office said.He was identified as Rancho Cordova resident Shaun Orchid, 39. His wife, Janelle Orchid, says he owned a local tile and floor cleaning company and was also a father to their t
Woodland’s new Spring Lake Elementary School opens
After years of talking, planning and spending $13.8 million, Spring Lake Elementary opened its gates with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house.
Wyoming Track & Field to Send 11 Qualifiers to NCAA West Prelims
Seven Cowboys and four Cowgirls will compete at the meet May 24-26 in Sacramento, California, for a chance to advance to the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
‘Safe Routes to School’ project approved for West Woodland streets
Money for the work is coming largely from the city’s capital budget and totals $3.664 million in the current fiscal year for the project. This funding consists of $1.592 million from the city’s active transportation program and congestion mitigation and air quality funds awarded through SACOG grants
$2 million awarded innocent Californian imprisoned 40 years
Coley spent 39 years behind bars after he was wrongly convicted of killing his girlfriend, 24-year-old Rhonda Wicht of Simi Valley, and her 4-year-old son in 1978.
Frustrations Grow as Woodland Streets Left in Disrepair
WOODLAND -- A Woodland City Council member is irked that city engineers apparently delayed the much-needed reconstruction of a portion of West Main Street without proper notice.A quarter-mile stretch of the street has been the subject of complaints for years.Tom Stallard has been telling constituent
Clint Eastwood Spotted At Pocket-Area Mexican Restaurant
Eastwood is now no stranger to the Sacramento area, as his most recent film was “The 15:17 to Paris,” which chronicled the heroic actions of three childhood friends from Sacramento who stopped a terror attack.
Woodland firefighters responded to 1,870 calls over 3 months
Woodland firefighters stayed busy during the first three months of the year, responding to more than 1,870 incidents ranging from structures to rescues.
Woodland ‘Research and Tech Park’ advancing
The development, envisioned by project manager John Hodgson of The Hodgson Co., the combination of housing, research and technology businesses and retail stores would be located between Highway 113 on the west and Harry Lorenzo Avenue on the east just south of Woodland’s Spring Lake community. Overa