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Fire Near Winters Grows Quickly; Contained At 369 Acres

Firefighters are trying get a handle on a fire near Winters that has quickly grown to 150 acres.


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Slacklining Proponents Walking Fine Line With Davis Parks Officials

The city of Davis is laying down the law on the lines after getting complaints from people concerned trees are being damaged, and they’re worried about people running into the lines in a busy park.


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Where Does UC Davis Tuition Money Go?

For California residents, undergrad tuition is $13,896. About 20 percent of that goes to fees that pay for UC Davis sports teams, the campus rec center, career center and mental-health service programs.


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Woman Desperately Searching For Kidney Donor

Katrina Porter has been battling renal failure for half of her life and the fight is getting harder. She was just referred to the UC Davis Medical Center after her diabetes and kidney disease took a turn for the worse.


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New Davis Park Makes It Easy For Children To Play Without Limitations

His first trip to the park on Tuesday was also the first time the 9-year-old with cerebral palsy felt confident to go down the slide alone.


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Davis Mother Sentenced In Drowning Death Of 5-Year-Old Daughter

Aquelin Talamantes, 29, was sentenced to 25 years to life, with the possibility of parole after her daughter was found dead in her trunk after a suspected drowning.


Coria's photo as it appeared on the St. James Parish website.

Davis Priest Faces Unlawful Sex Charges

A Northern California priest has been charged with having unlawful sex with a 17-year-old girl.


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Authorities Searching For 2 Dogs Suspected In Davis Dog Bite Incidents

Two dog separate dog bite incidents has authorities scrambling to prevent two young children from getting post-exposure rabies treatments.


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Community Reaches Out To Help 101 Elderly Davis Care Home Residents After Fire

The ensuing fire, though put out quickly, meant it was time to transport all 101 patients out of the home and into new facilities in the area. Fire crews and dozens of ambulances showed up to help with transporting, and some more help came too.


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Man Walking On Highway 113 Hit And Killed By Big Rig

A young man walking along Highway 113 was hit and killed by a big rig early Friday morning.


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100 Elderly Patients Evacuated From Davis Nursing Home After Fire

Moving all of the patients proved to be a massive undertaking as five hours after the process started, crews were down to the last four or five patients.


California's drought will cost the state's agricultural economy an estimated $1.7 billion this year and leave about 14,500 farmworkers without jobs, according to a new report. (Getty Images)

UC Davis Study: Drought Will Deal $2 Billion Blow To California Agriculture

Report says California’s drought will cost the state’s agricultural economy an estimated $1.7 billion this year and leave about 14,500 farmworkers without jobs.