View Recent: Latest News

Kings End Season Exactly The Same As And Totally Different Than Last Year

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The Sacramento Kings finished the 2013-14 season with exactly the same record as 2012-2013. But, the team and its fans say it sure feels different.

Poll: Californians Disagree On Reasons For Water Shortage

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

A new survey finds Californians are split over the cause of the state's drought.

National Contest Picks Downtown Reno Library As Having Coolest Interior

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

People who voted in a nationwide contest decided that the Downtown Reno Library has the coolest interior in the competition.

Sea Lion Pup Rescued From Almond Orchard, One Mile From San Joaquin River

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

(AP) -- Workers at a Central California ranch could hardly believe their eyes when they spotted a sea lion pup hopping through an almond orchard, about a mile from the San Joaquin River.

Jerry Brown Calls For Special Rainy Day Fund Session

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown is throwing the full weight of his office behind his push for a new state budget reserve by calling the legislature into special session next week. Republicans say he’ll have to strengthen his proposal to win their support.

Home Prices Spike In Tahoe, Truckee, and Reno Region

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

A shortage of homes for sale around Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Reno and Sparks is pushing up prices by double and even triple digits.

City Contradicts Itself With Watering Restrictions

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The City of Sacramento declared a drought in January, but city code still requires property owners keep their lawns watered and landscaping maintained.

UC Davis Professor Wins Second Pulitzer Prize

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

(AP) -- A UC Davis professor has won his second Pulitzer Prize in less than 20 years.

New Field Poll: California Voters Have Dim View of Congress

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

A new Field Poll finds that Californians continue to have a very low opinion of the U.S. Congress.

Report: Drivers In Orland Bus Crash Had Clean Records

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

(AP) -- Both drivers in the Orland crash involving a Fed-Ex truck and bus full of students had clean driving records.

Did You See The Blood Moon? Full Lunar Eclipse Delights Americas

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

(AP) -- Sky-gazers in North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse - at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies.

New California Community College Scorecard Shows Affects of Recession

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

A new study says students at California’s Community Colleges are achieving many of their academic goals. But Community College officials say they’ll be recovering from the drastic cuts during the Great Recession for years to come.

Study: Forest Fuel Reduction Cheaper Than Fighting Fires, Water Customers Could Be Source Of Funds For Fuel Reduction

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

A new study says its cheaper to reduce forest fuels than fight fires. The problem is where to get the money.

No Late Hours For California Post Offices On Tax Day

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

It's Tax Day and those long lines at the post office for people trying to beat the midnight deadline for filing their taxes will be missing this year.

Tea Party Members Rally on Tax Day

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Tea party members in California spent Tax Day trying to send a message to the government.

City Will Get All Local Sales Taxes On Arena Construction Costs

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The City of Sacramento could get as much as a million dollars as the local share of construction-related sales taxes collected for a new arena downtown.

New Teacher Dismissal Bill Deal Has Governor's Support

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

After three years of bitter disputes, there appears to be a deal in the California legislature on a bill that would make it easier for school districts to fire teachers accused of abusing students. But not all education groups are on board.

Sacramento’s Downtown Plaza Tenants Feel Effects of Arena

Monday, April 14, 2014

As the demolition date for the portion of the Downtown Plaza where the arena will be built looms, business owners prepare to move or close.

Investigation Continues Into What Caused Deadly Crash Near Orland

Monday, April 14, 2014

(AP) -- The National Transportation Safety Board is re-examining bus safety rules in the wake of last Thursday's crash that killed 10 in Orland, near Chico.

Squaw Valley Ski Resort Opposes Proposal To Incorporate New Town

Monday, April 14, 2014

People who live around Squaw Valley Ski Resort have submitted a proposal to create a new city. But the resort wants to be left out of the town’s boundaries.

Nevada's Health Exchange Allows For Year-Round Sign-Ups

Monday, April 14, 2014

While many Americans who missed the window to buy health insurance this year will have to wait until November 15th if they reconsider, Nevadans will be able to buy coverage year round.

Sacramento-Bound Southwest Flight Diverted Due To Unruly Passenger

Monday, April 14, 2014

(AP) -- A Sacramento-bound Southwest Airlines flight was diverted to Omaha, Neb. after witnesses said a passenger tried to open a door midflight.

Viewing 'Blood Moon' Lunar Eclipse In Sacramento

Monday, April 14, 2014

Forecasters say the weather in Sacramento will allow people to have clear views of the lunar eclipse Monday night.

Yosemite Waterfalls Expected To Dry Up Earlier Due to Drought

Monday, April 14, 2014

Hundreds of waterfalls are cascading throughout Yosemite National Park, but they may not last too much longer.

Salmon Fishing Seasons Recommended

Monday, April 14, 2014

The Pacific Fishery Management Council says it looks like it will be a good year for Sacramento fall run Chinook salmon.

News Archive

Back To News Page

We Get Support From:
Become a Supporter

We Get Support From:

Become a Supporter