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  1. Solano County to host Memorial Day observancesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    ... The lead-up to Memorial Day started Saturday with volunteers gathering at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery near Dixon to place flags on the veterans' graves there. Volunteers will also be needed to pick up the flags at 4 p.m. Tuesday. ...

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  2. Rocklin bicyclist run over, killed in collision with big-rigRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Reporter

    A 50-year-old Rocklin man riding a bicycle in a race died early Saturday morning when he was run over by big-rig truck at an intersection in rural Dixon, the California Highway Patrol reported. Officers received a 5:10 a.m. call about the bicyclist who was unresponsive at the intersection of Sparling Lane at Tremont Road.

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  3. Pay your respects on Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Davis Enterprise

    ... remember them. The closest National Cemetery to Davis is the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road in Dixon. For more information, call 707-693-2460. - Chad Storlie is a retired U.S. Army Special Forces officer with 20-plus years of ...

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  4. Collision kills cyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... Lane entered the intersection. CHP reported that the Kenworth, pulling double trailers and driven by Jose Rios, 62 of Dixon, was traveling at approximately 55 miles per hour. The driver could not stop in time and ran over the cyclist. The incident ...

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  5. Smiles abound during the opening day of the Fiesta Days carnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Reporter

    ... to each twirling appendage, 9-year-old Riley Miller was having a grand old time. So young and yet so tough, the Dixon youth was nonplussed by the ride. “The first time I did it there wasn't anyone on it and I didn't have to worry. The second ...

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  6. Dixon PD: Motorcycle Stolen; Accord Stolen; Stolen Bike Recovered; Illegal VendorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    ... without a License Issued. 1253 Suspicious person in the area of West H St at North Almond St. John Miller (32) of Dixon was arrested for an outstanding Dixon Warrant. Transported and booked into County Jail. 1553 Vehicle theft from the 200 block of ...

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  7. Coroner IDs Sacramento-Area Cyclist Killed In Saturday's Davis RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Patch.com

    The 50 year old tragically ran a stop sign and was hit by a big rig driven by a Dixon man, CHP said. The Solano County coroner's office has identified a bicycle racer who died when he was struck by a big-rig Saturday as 50-year-old Ronald Cortez of Rocklin.

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  8. Cyclist struck, killed by truck during California bike raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Paradise Post

    California Highway Patrol officials said the 50-year-old Rocklin man rode into the path of the tractor-trailer truck on Saturday after failing to stop at the stop sign in Dixon, about 20 miles southwest of Sacramento. The cyclist, whose name has not been released, was riding in the Davis Double Century ride, a 200-mile race through Yolo, Solano, Napa and Lake counties.

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  9. Guest: Dona t believe misinformation on Dixon waste water plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Reporter

    Since losing my last City Council re-election, I have been happily enjoying and pursuing other interests. However, I can no longer sit back and listen to the misinformation that the Dixon Chapter of the Solano County Taxpayers Association , Mike Ceremello, and those who associate with them, keep telling the public.

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  10. Editorial: A tough lesson for Dixon students to learnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Reporter

    Thursday's announced investigation and arrest in a Dixon High School grade-changing scandal leaves one to marvel at the fact that a student possessing the tech knowhow to achieve such a hack probably wouldn't need to change his grades if he just applied the same intelligence and hard work to his studies. It also brought mixed reactions from online commentators, torn between the desire to punish and the need to rehabilitate the student alleged to have hacked into the teachers' computers - not to mention the students who had their grades changed.

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  11. Teen girls find place to play rugbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Daily Republic

    Guadalupe Perez was looking for a contact sport. She found it as a member of the Dixon Rugby Football Club, playing on the girls varsity gold team.

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  12. Rocklin Man Hit, Killed By Big Rig While Riding In Davis Double CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | CBS Local

    ... of the bicyclist, only saying was a 50-year-old man from Rocklin. The truck driver has been identified as 62-year-old Dixon resident Jose Rios.

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  13. Bicyclist killed by semi-truck during Davis rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | News10.net

    ... http://on.news10.net/1bXsap6 A bicyclist part of the Davis Double Century ride died in a crash with a semi-truck in Dixon on Saturday, May 16, 2015. A bicyclist participating in the Davis Double Century ride was run over by a semi-truck and died, ...

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  14. Bicyclist killed during race in DixonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | SFGate

    A bicyclist was killed in Solano County on Saturday morning when he was hit by a truck while participating in the Davis Double Century bike ride, authorities said. The 50-year-old bicyclist from Rocklin was riding north on Tremont Road in Dixon at about 5:10 a.m. when he entered the intersection of Sparling Lane, the California Highway Patrol said.

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  15. Dixon High School student arrested in electronic grade-changing scandalRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | The Daily Democrat

    An 18-year-old Dixon High School student has been arrested on suspicion of altering a computer data system, a felony, in connection with more than 200 grade changes for more than 30 students at the school. Senior Juan Ambriz was taken into custody at the 555 College Way campus by Dixon police after Dixon Unified School District officials uncovered the scandal and said they gathered enough information to conclude he had breached the electronic gradebook system and made the changes.

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  16. District: Student hacked computer system, changed gradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    The grades of more than 30 students at Dixon High School were changed after a student hacked into the school's online electronic grade book, according to school district officials. A teacher at the high school noticed the changes Wednesday and reported them to the school administrative staff because the difference in the grades was quite significant.

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  17. Jake Andreotti Scores First Super 600 Micro Sprint Car Win For a Mother's Day GiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | K&N Racing News

    Despite Jake Andreotti's lack of familiarity with Dixon Speedway in Dixon, California he managed to qualify third fastest with a best time of 11.432 seconds at 62.521 MPH After a successful first season racing his K&N filters equipped Micro Sprint Car in 2014 Jake Andreotti moved into the more advanced Super 600 Micro Sprint Car class K&N air filters supported twelve-year-old Micro Sprint Car driver Jake Andreotti, hails from the Northern California region which happens to be a hotbed for dirt track racing. Jake began racing at just five years old after beginning his training a mere six months earlier.

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  18. Groundbreaking Is Friday For Phase II of Senior Homes in DixonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Patch.com

    Speaking at the Ground Breaking are; Jack Batchelor, Mayor of Dixon, Solano County Supervisor John Vasquez, former Assembly Member Mariko Yamada and the funders who made Heritage Commons Phase II possible. The 54 affordable senior apartments in Heritage Commons Phase II will join the 60 existing affordable senior apartments of Heritage Commons Phase I that opened for occupancy in July of 2013.

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  19. Police, school district investigate Dixon High School grade-changing scandal; one student arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Reporter

    Dixon Unified School District officials and the Dixon Police Department are continuing separate investigations into some 200 unauthorized electronic gradebook changes for more than 30 Dixon High students, The Reporter has learned. Superintendent Brian Dolan, who became aware of the grade changes on Tuesday, said in a press release that a suspected student has been identified and was “cooperative with staff under questioning and made a full and detailed admission of how he accessed the electronic gradebooks.” Dixon Police identified the student as Juan Ambriz, 18, of Dixon.

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  20. Looking For A Four-Legged BFF? Dixon Tractor Supply To Host Pet EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Patch.com

    Tractor Supply Company in Dixon at 2000 North 1st Street is hosting a pet event Saturday, May 30 to encourage adoptions and support local animal groups. All Purina Days events are open to the public and their pets.

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