List: Most Northern California Fourth Of July Fireworks Celebrations Return After COVID-19A full slate of Fourth of July celebrations are scheduled across the greater Sacramento Valley after most were put on hiatus last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 
California COVID-19 Vaccine Lottery $1.5M Winners Selected - Including 1 From SacramentoOn the same day as California fully reopens its economy, 10 vaccinated people won winning $1.5 million each.
First 15 COVID-19 Lottery Winners Picked FridayThere are more than $116 million in incentives to get people fully vaccinated. Governor Gavin Newsom says it would take a little bit more to meet his goals, and he made good on that promise.
California To Drop Social Distancing Requirements As Part Of Full June ReopeningCalifornia's top health official says the state no longer will require social distancing and will allow full capacity for businesses when the state reopens on June 15.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Says California’s COVID-19 Mask Mandate To End After June 15Gov. Gavin Newsom said California plans to stop requiring people to wear masks in almost all circumstances on June 15, describing a world he said will look "a lot like the world we entered into before the pandemic."
2021 California State Fair Postponed, But Organizers Hope For ‘Slimmed-Down’ Version Later In The Year
‘I Don’t Want To Do It Without Him’: The Boardwalk, Iconic Orangevale Music Venue, For Sale After Owner’s DeathIt’s the end of an era for a Sacramento-area music venue where some of the greatest rock bands played.
Gov. Newsom Pushes Full California Public School Reopening by Fall As Many Districts ResistGov. Gavin Newsom's administration said Wednesday that all California schools should reopen when the new academic year begins next fall, though his guidelines remain merely an expectation rather than a mandate.
California Lifts Attendance Limits On Houses Of Worship In Wake Of High Court RulingCalifornia on Monday lifted its limits on indoor worship services in the face of U.S. Supreme Court rulings that struck down the coronavirus public health mandates.
Emails Show Placer County Government Strife Over Sheriff’s Decision to Announce Man’s Death After COVID VaccinesNewly obtained emails show placer county officials clashing over the death of a man hours after he received a COVID-19 vaccine. 
Thunder Valley Casino Holds Job Fair As Employers Scramble For CandidatesA local casino is looking for dozens of full and part-time workers amidst a labor shortage.