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Golden State Killer Suspect Returns To Sacramento Court

July 12, 2018 | Bob Moffitt

Victims and family members spoke out on Thursday as suspect Joseph James DeAngelo’s case was continued until September.

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Arts and Lifestyle

Tension Boils Over In Davis Shakespeare Festival's ‘Mary Stuart’ — A Tale Of Dueling Queens

July 12, 2018 | Jeff Hudson

Critic Jeff Hudson says this tense, well-staged production is a gripping night of theater.

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Cannabis Tax Goes To San Joaquin County Ballot After Supervisors Approve Pot Sales, Cultivation

July 12, 2018 | Rich Ibarra

Voters will go to the polls in November to decide how to spend tax money generated by commercial cannabis.

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Insight With Beth Ruyak

True Crime Author Remembers ‘Forgotten Sacramento Murders’

July 12, 2018

Sacramento historian and author David Kulczyk releases new book about murders that happened in Sacramento from 1940 to 1976.

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California Meets Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goal Years Early

July 11, 2018 | Ben Bradford

California greenhouse gas emissions fell below 1990 levels, meeting a target to do so by 2020. The state was helped in part by the end of the drought.

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UC Admits Record Number Of Transfers

July 11, 2018 | Steve Milne

Preliminary figures out today show the University of California is admitting a record number of transfer students for the upcoming school year.

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‘Loving Brown Babies’: How Black Families In Sacramento Talk To Their Kids About Violence

July 11, 2018 | Sammy Caiola

The new county-funded campaign aims to inspire hope and joy in African-American families. Parents say it’s an important assurance in light of the Stephon Clark shooting.

Insight With Beth Ruyak

Drop Dead Red Returns With Long-Awaited Album 'AirRaid'

July 11, 2018 | Cody Drabble

Carly DuHain, Coday Anthony, Gabe Aiello and Stephen Hendry stop by the studio to play a track from Drop Dead Red’s new album, “AirRaid.”

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Insight With Beth Ruyak

Comedian Ngaio Bealum is ‘Cooking on High’

July 11, 2018 | Cody Drabble

Cannabis expert and standup comic Ngaio Bealum discusses recent changes to the newly legal recreational industry and his Netflix show “Cooking on High.”

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Sacramento Third Quarter Hiring Expected To Rise Slightly

July 11, 2018 | Steve Milne

Sixty-six percent of Sacramento area employers say they intend to hire between now and September - up about one-percent from the previous quarter. That's according to a new poll of the region's top companies.

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Insight With Beth Ruyak

'Dark Sea Rising' Authors Share Science Fiction With Environmental Message

July 11, 2018 | Cody Drabble

Authors Barry Broad and Drew Mendelson share their new science fiction novel “Dark Sea Rising.”

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Dixon Official’s Newspaper Column Disparaging LGBTQ People Draws Hundreds Of Demonstrators

July 10, 2018 | Bob Moffitt

On Tuesday night, some 300 people showed up, nearly all of them in support of the LGBTQ community, to speak out against Dixon council member Ted Hickman’s article that celebrated 'straight pride awareness month.'

Department of Water Resources

Water Agency Re-Approves $11B For California Twin Tunnels

July 10, 2018

(AP) — California's largest water agency has re-approved a nearly $11 billion plan to fund two enormous tunnels that would be the centerpiece of Gov. Jerry Brown's ambitious project to remake the state water system.

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State Government

Trump Tax Overhaul Still Gets Pushback From California Lawmakers

July 10, 2018 | Ben Bradford

Plans to spite the Trump administration and save taxpayers money in California have continued to advance through the Legislature, with key votes expected in August.

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Insight With Beth Ruyak

Achilles Wheel Performs At California WorldFest

July 10, 2018 | Cody Drabble

Bluegrass trio Achilles Wheel is on tour in support of their new album, “Sanctuary.”

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