Café El Dorado Facing Thousands Of Dollars In Fines For Violating Health OrderAn El Dorado County restaurant that got a lot of attention for not following the state coronavirus guidelines is now facing thousands of dollars in fines.
California To Study Reparations For Black AmericansCalifornia will develop a detailed plan for granting reparations to Black Americans under a new law Gov. Gavin Newsom signed Wednesday.
Cache Creek Casino Closed Due To Cyber AttackCache Creek Casino and Resort is not taking any gambles. The casino is closed for business after an apparent cyber-attack on its system.
Two Lincoln Homes Showing Political Support Vandalized With Spray PaintLincoln police are searching for whoever defaced two suburban homes with hateful messages, including a swastika.
3 Whitney High Students Test Positive For COVID-19 A Week After Returning To SchoolJust one week after the Rocklin Unified School District reopened for in-person learning, three students have tested positive for coronavirus.
Newsom Vetoes California Bill Requiring Ethnic Studies For High School GraduationGov. Gavin Newsom late Wednesday vetoed a bill that would have made ethnic studies a California high school graduation requirement, citing controversy over the model curriculum.
Cal Fire Quick To Contain Fast-Moving Grass Fires With Resources Stretched ThinCal Fire said aggressive attacks are key at a time when resources are tied up at bigger fires.
Flex Alert Issued For Thursday, Californians Asked To Conserve EnergyThe California Independent System Operator (ISO) issued a Flex Alert for Thursday, asking residents to conserve energy amid high temperatures.
Suspect Accused Of Violently Abusing, Killing Cat In Esparto ArrestedA man has been arrested for allegedly killing a cat in Esparto.
Check It Out: Sacramento Public Libraries Offering Free Live Tutoring During Distance LearningMany families feel lost in times like these, but the Sacramento Public Library hopes to help.
Newsom Signs Corporate Boardroom Diversity LawHundreds of California-based corporations must have directors from racial or sexual minorities on their boards under a first-in-the-nation bill signed Wednesday by Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Ban On Chokeholds Among California Criminal Justice ReformsSpurred by the slayings of George Floyd and other Black people in police custody across the country, California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday banned certain chokeholds as he approved several new laws designed to increase oversight of the criminal justice system.
Smoke And Poor Air Quality Return To The Greater Sacramento Area Following WildfiresThere were many places in the greater Sacramento area with AQI levels in the orange and red levels Wednesday.
San Joaquin County Businesses Questioning Whether They'll Make It Through The Red TierSan Joaquin County got the green light to move into the Red Tier of the state's reopening plan Tuesday, but some businesses say even with this milestone, the restrictions are too tight to allow them to stay open.
Sacramento Families Happy To Get Kids Out Of The House As Playgrounds ReopenPlaygrounds across the state got the green light to reopen - and now counties and municipalities are gearing up for the return of families.
Dogged Determination To Rescue Pair of German Shepherds Left On Hwy. 50 MountainsideThe two dogs were dumped near Bridal Veil Falls on a steep mountain side that made finding them and helping them difficult.
‘I Don’t Know If My House Is OK’: Glass Fire Evacuees Face Uncertain FutureAs thousands of firefighters work to battle the Glass Fire, thousands of people are trying to find temporary housing to weather the fire storm that has hit Napa and Sonoma counties.
Sacramento, San Joaquin And Yolo Move Into Less Restrictive COVID-19 Risk Level, Limited Dining Indoors AllowedSeveral more Northern California counties, including Sacramento, have now moved into the less restrictive “Red Tier” of coronavirus risk level.
Davis Police Responding To Calls About Illegal Leaf Blowing On Bad Air Quality DaysThe sound of a leaf blower may now trigger a police response in Davis.
Firefighting Crews Arrive From Texas To Help Battle California WildfiresOne hundred seventy firefighters from Texas landed at Sacramento International Airport Tuesday afternoon to help on the front lines and give California crews a chance to rest and recuperate.
Vineyards Help Protect Wine Country During Glass FireNapa County has been hit hard by wildfires but experts say the damage could have been worse. Wine country’s most precious crop may have prevented the fire from spreading.
California Tightens Rules On Rat Poisons That Kill WildlifeGov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday signed a bill widely restricting the use of certain highly potent rat poisons that are blamed for killing mountain lions, birds and endangered wildlife.
Gov. Newsom Vetoes Bill To Aid Low-Income ImmigrantsGov. Gavin Newsom has vetoed a bill that would have authorized California to give low-income immigrants $600 to buy groceries.
Glass Fire Updates: 80 Homes Destroyed; Fire Now 2% ContainedThe wildfires burning in Northern California’s wine country have destroyed dozens of homes so far.
El Dorado County To Start Process of Moving From PG&E To Pioneer Community EnergyThe county Board of Supervisors is now starting the formal process to join a community choice aggregation program with Pioneer Community Energy.
Sacramento Businesses Eager To Move Indoors, Schools Watching The Clock To ReopenThe move provides hope for businesses ready to move at least some of their customers inside, while also providing a countdown for schools to think about partially reopening in person.
California's Wine Country Residents Facing Fire FatigueWill Abrams and his family packed their pickup truck with laptops, clothes, sleeping bags and a tent and quickly left their rental home in California's wine country after seeing flames on a hill about a quarter-mile away Monday morning. It was their third hurried fire evacuation in as many years.
Glass Fire Destroys Santa Rosa Homes, Reminder Of Deadly Tubbs FireThe flames torched the eastern side of Santa Rosa, hopscotching through the exclusive neighborhood of Rincon Valley.
Missing Tahoe Boater Ryan Normoyle Recovered From More Than 1,500 Feet Under WaterA recovery mission in Lake Tahoe went to new depths to retrieve the body who had gone missing.
Glass Fire Burns More Than 36,200 Acres; Gov. Newsom Declares State Of Emergency For Napa, Sonoma CountiesEvacuations have been ordered in Napa and Sonoma counties as a rapidly spreading wildfire burns.