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Track And Field Championships Provide Medals, Life Lessons

July 29, 2016 | Bob Moffitt

About 160 events will be held this weekend at the USA Track and Field Junior Olympics at Sacramento State. Kids from all over the country are competing and learning something about themselves.

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California Counts

The DNC Is Over: What Do California Delegates Want Next?

July 29, 2016

The Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia is over after four days of soaring speeches, political hobnobbing and some intra-party bickering. We spoke with delegates from the Clinton and Sanders camps about what they'd like to see now.

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Business Journal: MAY Building, Cotton On, Game Room Adventure

July 29, 2016

Downtown Sacramento's renovated M.A.Y. Building at 11th and K streets began leasing 21 new upscale apartments this week. Sonya Sorich from the Sacramento Business Journal has details on that story and other business news.

Sac Metro Fire Giving Extinguisher Lessons

July 29, 2016

Fire officials say most people have a basic knowledge of how to use a fire extinguisher. But they say it can get a little more complicated during an actual emergency. Sac Metro Fire is offering free fire extinguisher training this weekend.

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Business

Report: Sacramento Fourth Most Hipster U.S. City

July 29, 2016 | Steve Milne | Joanne Serrieh

Sacramento is the fourth "most hipster" city in the U.S., according to a new ranking that looked at the presence of hipster-friendly businesses in town, like record stores, locally-owned coffee shops and microbreweries.

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California Counts

Protests And Chants: Hillary Clinton’s DNC Speech As Heard From The California Seats

July 29, 2016 | Ben Bradford

Hillary Clinton’s speech Thursday night at the Democratic National Convention came through loud and clear on the broadcast. But out where the California delegation sat, there was a lot of noise the nominee’s microphone wasn’t picking up.

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Fresh Water For Woodland And Davis

July 28, 2016

The city of Woodland, city of Davis and UC Davis are making the transition from groundwater to Sacramento River water.

Jackson Bookstore Giving Away Thousands Of Books In Stockton

July 28, 2016 | Rich Ibarra

Here’s something of note for booklovers, 80,000 of them will be given away in Stockton.

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Environment

Drought Intensifies As Wildfires Grow In Western U.S.

July 28, 2016 | Ed Joyce

The drought intensified over the last week in the Western U.S. as the region swelters under a heatwave and firefighters battle major wildfires.

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