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Invasive Citrus Pest Puts Manteca Neighborhood Under Quarantine

In Lodi, psyllids were also found in the Chestnut and School Street neighborhood. The psyllid alone is is not dangerous, but it can carry a disease that deforms citrus trees.

10/17/2014

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CHP: Suspect In Deadly Carmichael Hit-And-Run Originally Reported Car Stolen

On that September night, Dorrance Byrd lost the laughter, smiles and happiness of his longtime girlfriend Deadra Griffin. The woman he planned to marry was killed in a high-speed hit-and-run crash in Carmichael.

10/17/2014

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Duck Hunters Worried Multimillion-Dollar Business Could Dry Up In California’s Drought

Waterfowl hunting is big business and it has a ripple effect on other industries. According to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, hunters spend $900 million a year nationally on a variety of goods and services from food, transportation and lodging to hunting equipment.

10/17/2014

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Sutter County District Attorney’s Office Under Investigation By Grand Jury Over Management

The office has been plagued by controversy over the last year. In November, Carl Adams stepped down as district attorney amid a sex scandal where he was identified as a suspect in the arson of his mistress’ home.

10/17/2014

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Sacramento State Student’s Breast Cancer Tribute To Mom Turning Heads On Campus

For the past three Octobers, Austin has shaved “Mom” into one side of his head, along with a ribbon and the number on the other side representing how many years Marlene has been cancer-free.

10/17/2014

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When Is The Appropriate Age To Talk To Your Children About Suicide?

Online reaction to the book has been mostly positive, but some parents have objected to one section. On page 28, under the title Nosy Questions, characters touch on a sensitive topic.

10/17/2014

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Sacramento Boy’s Winning Dance Video Goes Viral, Lands Him On ‘Queen Latifah Show’

A 12-year-old’s winning dance video went viral, landing him an appearance on Queen Latifah’s show this week. Nowhere were they watching more closely than in the Sacramento home of Leon Burns and his family, where dancing is their life.

10/17/2014

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Search Underway For Man Who Shot At Sheriff’s Deputy In Camino

A manhunt is underway in El Dorado County for a man who fired a gun at a sheriff’s deputy.

10/17/2014

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Gas Leak Prompts Closure Of Elementary School In Rancho Cordova

Students at Williamson Elementary in Rancho Cordova were evacuated from the clases Friday morning because of a nearby gas leak.

10/17/2014

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Teen Injured In Del Paso Heights Drive-By Shooting

A Sacramento teenager was taken to the hospital Thursday night after he was shot in a Del Paso Heights neighborhood.

10/17/2014

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Modesto Wants To Crack Down On Residents Parking Cars On Lawns

A Modesto city ordinance prohibits parking cars on lawns, and the city can cite drivers if a neighbor calls and complains. The city says it receives about two to three complaints a week.

10/16/2014