Sacramento

FBI seeks public assistance in finding serial bank robber

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has sought public assistance in finding a man responsible for robbing at least three Sacramento-area Schools Financial Credit Unions.

The serial bank robber, who is being called the "Dropout Bandit" by the FBI, has robbed at least three credit... read more

Three arrested in connection with Sacramento home invasion & robbery

Three people were taken into custody early Tuesday morning on suspicion home invasion and vehicle theft on Albatross Way, a spokesperson for the Sacramento Police Department confirmed.

Police received a call about the home invasion and vehicle theft at around 2:45 a.m. from a home on... read more

Sandy Sharon to oversee Kaiser’s Sacramento-area operations

Health care industry veteran Sandy Sharon has been appointed as senior vice president and manager for Kaiser Permanente's Sacramento-area operations, the health care plan provider announced on Tuesday.

Kaiser's former Sacramento area manager Ron Groepper is now overseeing the company's... read more

Sacramento Downtown Plaza was ‘cancer’ before arena deal: city official says

Defending Sacramento's arena deal with the Kings' owners, a top city official said that the city's Downtown Plaza shopping mall was on the decline and had become a "cancer" before the deal.

Testifying during a court hearing on Monday, Assistant City Manager John Dangberg said that... read more

Unemployment Rate drops in Sacramento

In the Sacramento area and statewide, unemployment continued with its fall last month, coming to its lowest levels before the collapse of the economy in 2008.

On Friday, state officials said that the Sacramento unemployment rate fell to 5.6% last month, which was down three-tenths of a... read more

Officials report 16 Tuberculosis Cases at Northern California High School

Sacramento County public health officials said that sixteen people have been diagnosed with tuberculosis exposure at a Northern California high school. It has been reported that these people will undergo X-ray in order to find out whether they are suffering from the active or latent form of the... read more

California Deputies’ Killer was deported to Mexico Twice

A man arrested by Sacramento police under suspicion of killing two deputies during a shooting incident in Northern California had drug conviction. The suspected shooter informed the police he was Marcelo Marquez, 34, from Salt Lake City. During the investigation, the authorities matched his... read more

Smart Meters could be Responsible for Recent Fire, says Fire Chiefs

Two fire chiefs of northern Nevada have asked the Public Utilities Commission to carry out an investigation on the safety of NV Energy's residential "smart" meters, as they think that these could be the source of recent fires.

Cal Fire said that they doubt fires that took place in Reno... read more

Sacramento’s unemployment rate jumps by 0.5% in July

The rate of unemployment in Sacramento increased by a half percentage point in July this year, while jobless rate in California as a whole remained unchanged, the state Employment Development Department revealed in its latest report.

According to the report, unemployment rate in... read more

California may be next grizzly habitat

As the U. S. Fish & Wildlife Service is weighing a suggestion for reintroducing grizzlies in California and many others state, some people are concerned about the potential threat that these wild beasts could pose to kids as well as adults.

Many tourists visit Sequoia and Kings Canyon... read more

Sand Fire destroys 17 structures, including 10 homes

More than one thousand firefighters on Sunday continued to struggle to contain the Sand Fire that was sparked on 25th of July by a vehicle that drove over dry brush near Sacramento, California.

Fueled by hot, dry and windy conditions, the sandy Fire ballooned to nearly 4,000 acres by... read more

Tim Draper submits signatures to split California into six smaller states

Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper has started submitting signatures to the concerned authorities that he garnered in support of his campaign to split California into six separate states.

On Tuesday, Draper submitted a total of 44,000 signatures to the Sacramento County... read more

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