Sacramento County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Brawl erupts outside Sacramento County jail following emotional arraignments in two homicide casesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Emotions boiled over following arraignments in two homicide cases, resulting in a brawl Tuesday afternoon outside the Sacramento County Main Jail.

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  2. Grand jury: Sacramento County wastes $2 million annually on closed juvenile facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... work in the yard at the county Boys Ranch in 2009. The program closed in 2010 because of budget cuts. The Sacramento County grand jury has accused the county Probation Department of wasting approximately $2 million annually to maintain two shuttered ...

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  3. Rafting down the American is a summer treatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... of good will and community on the river. "It's a fun thing to do," said John Havicon, the chief ranger for Sacramento County's park system. "We just hope they do it safely." In 2006 and 2007, Sacramento County took steps to ban alcohol consumption ...

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  4. Obituary: Gerald D. Cresci, 92, was Herald wine grower and competition judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... grower in 1983. With his wife, Nellie, he planted vines on 10 acres in the Herald community in south Sacramento County and began producing grapes for a growing number of hobbyists and connoisseurs who produce their own wine. "We were making wine at ...

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  5. Kathleen Oravec Offers Effective Family and Marriage Counseling Services in SacramentoRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | SBWire

    ... marriage and family therapist. She has extensive experience and has also worked as a therapist for Sacramento County Mental Health as clinician along with working in a private psychiatric facility. She specializes in providing effective counseling ...

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  6. Discovery Park river watercraft crash brings BUI chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... personal watercraft on the Sacramento River near Discovery Park. Guadalupe Alviso, 24, was booked into Sacramento County Jail on suspicion of operating a water vessel under the influence, violating terms of probation and resisting officers ...

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  7. School spending: Where the neediest students get more helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... school districts across California last month approved their first blueprints for spending that money. In Sacramento County, some districts expanded educational programs already in place, adding positions such as teachers and classroom aides. Others ...

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  8. DUI arrests up slightly this holiday weekendRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Sacramento County law enforcement officers arrested 43 people on suspicion of driving under the influence from Wednesday night through Friday night, three more arrests than during the same 48-hour period last year, according to a press release from Andrew Bates, a Folsom Police Department officer.

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  9. Editorial: Sacramento County inches toward campaign finance disclosureRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Ever so slowly, Sacramento County officials are preparing to enter the Internet age, to the benefit of the electorate.

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  10. Contractors State License Board sting operation in Folsom nets 11 suspectsRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... suspect leads were found on Craigslist, officials said. Cited suspects scheduled to appear in September in Sacramento County Superior Court are Christopher Cunningham, Alejandro Diaz and Abenida Olenslager of Sacramento; Jason Muller of West ...

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  11. Obituary: John T. Collentine, 93, led public art tours in downtown SacramentoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... received the club's prestigious Paul Harris Fellow award for outstanding service. He served as foreman of Sacramento County's grand jury and was on the board of the YMCA. He used his standing in the community to promote constructive solutions to ...

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  12. Garden Detective: Timing tricky for moving rhododendron, hydrangeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2013 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... bush's root crown level at or slightly above soil level. Make sure to water well and deeply. According to Sacramento County master gardeners, the ideal location for a rhododendron in our area is a site with filtered sunlight, but not heavy shade. ...

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  13. More details from CHP on fatal Highway 99 crashRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The man killed Sunday on Highway 99 when his car left the roadway and struck a tree has been identified by the Sacramento County Coroner’s office.

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  14. Garden Detective: Missing tree leaves sunken spot in lawnRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Questions are answered by master gardeners at the UC Cooperative Extension services in Sacramento and Placer counties.

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  15. Gloria Glyer: Fundraising events around the Sacramento regionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... the designated group. In addition to the fun run, the event will include entertainment, food booths, the Sacramento County Bookmobile, and more. Over the past 15 years, 212 arts and schools have benefited from the race. In advance of race day, Off ...

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  16. The Public Eye: Public school districts increase spending on travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... state budget crisis. El Dorado Union High School District, which serves nearly 7,000 students just east of Sacramento County, outpaced all large local districts on employee travel and conference costs, in terms of spending per student. It spent $54 ...

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  17. Sacramento home prices climb in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Home prices in Sacramento County climbed significantly in May compared with the same month a year ago but didn't come close to the huge year-over-year gains of 2013, DataQuick reported Thursday.

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  18. Public Eye: What’s the best equipment for students taking new computerized school tests?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... spent about $9 million on the laptops and the carts that will carry them from classroom to classroom. Most Sacramento County districts opted to purchase the Chromebook, a much cheaper laptop that costs between $240 and $310, depending on the maker, ...

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  19. Lt. Gov. Newsom,: Stop California bullet train, redirect moneyRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... generations to come," Dan Richard, chairman of the rail authority's board, said in a written statement. A Sacramento County Superior Court judge last year threw out the state's funding plan, ordering it to write a new one, and prevented the sale of ...

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  20. Appellate court will hear California's high-speed rail caseRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... rulings that have stalled progress on the $68 billion bullet train project. They said rulings by a Sacramento County Superior Court judge had crippled the government's ability to function. Judge Michael Kenny's rulings late last year have prevented ...

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