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Dixon Mourns Teen Shot And Killed At Park; 16-Year-Old Suspect Arrested

Dixon’s first homicide in seven years brought out a massive crowd to remember the teenager shot and killed.

04/19/2015

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Suspect In Dixon Teen’s Shooting Death Arrested In Vacaville

Investigators say the teen was taken into custody in Vacaville and believe he’s responsible for shooting a 17-year-old boy in the chest at Northwest Park. He later died at Kaiser Vacaville from his injuries.

04/18/2015

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Dixon Train Depot Funding Called Into Question After $1 Chamber Of Commerce Lease

The city received $875,000 in federal transportation grants to build the depot 10 years ago in hopes of luring the Capitol Corridor to town. That never happened.

03/30/2015

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Convoy From Rio Linda To Dixon Remembers Tow Truck Driver Killed In Hit-And-Run

Tow truck drivers laid to rest one of their own who was killed in a high-and-run on Highway 50.

03/05/2015

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Tow Truck Driver’s Widow Pleads For Driver Who Killed Him To Come Forward

Jamie Bower’s voice cracked as she tried talking about her husband Michael in the past tense. The loss has been so traumatic, she says she still can’t bring herself to tell their 3-year-old daughter.

02/24/2015

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Tow Truck Driver Killed On Highway 50 Identified; Search Continues For Big Rig That Hit Him

Michael C. Bower, 29, of Dixon pulled in his tow truck at around 7:50 p.m. on Monday night on westbound Highway 50 near Jefferson Boulevard. The truck was having mechanical issues, and he placed emergency triangles at the back of his truck as a precaution for other drivers.

02/24/2015

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Anonymous Donors Help Dixon Woman Replace Scooter Stolen Before Christmas

Meek was born with cerebral palsy and has a hard time getting around. Her scooter gave her mobility, until thieves stole it from her garage.

02/05/2015

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Thief Steals Scooter Belonging To Dixon Woman With Cerebral Palsy

She relies on her scooter to do everything, and it was taken from her garage just a couple days before Christmas.

12/25/2014

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Woman Behind Billion-Dollar Movie Studio Promise For Dixon Indicted On Federal Fraud Charges

The 32-count indictment charges Carpenter, 51, with mail fraud, wire fraud and three counts of making a false statement to a government agent.

11/06/2014

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Visitors Stuck Inside World’s Largest Corn Maze Calling 911 For Help

What’s supposed to be fall fun has some people turning to law enforcement for help. Several visitors to the world’s largest corn maze at Cool Patch Pumpkins in Dixon are calling 911 when they find they can’t get out.

10/30/2014

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District: Student With Gun Arrested Near Dixon High School

District officials say that Dixon High School was put on lockdown Wednesday morning due to a student with a gun at the nearby park.

10/08/2014

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California Drought Causing Pumpkins To Ripen Early, Shortens World’s Largest Corn Maze

Cooley doesn’t expect the drought to dwindle his Halloween business this season, but the future of Cool Patch Pumpkins all depends on the weather.

09/30/2014

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