Fair Oaks

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Fair Oaks Fire Ruled Arson Case; Flames Started In Three Separate Spots

Sac Metro Fire Capt. Michelle Eidam says arson investigators have determined that the fire was set in three separate locations along the bluffs.

05/14/2015

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Metro Fire: Fair Oaks Bluffs Fire Intentionally Set

Authorities believe the fire that burned dangerously close to a Fair Oaks neighborhood was intentionally set.

05/14/2015

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Firefighters: Fair Oaks Homes Spared Thanks To Defensible Space

Fast-moving flames, fueled by high winds crept dangerously close to home in Fair Oaks, prompting evacuations.

05/13/2015

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Fair Oaks Fire Threatening Homes

A California National Guard Blackhawk crew was conducting firefighting training in Sacramento and saw the smoke and is assisting with fighting the fire.

05/13/2015

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Fair Oaks Teen Reunited With Missing Dog After Heart Transplant

Ray Remick, 17, just had a heart transplant, and his English bulldog Wilson was a huge emotional support throughout the process. The loss would have been heartbreaking, but tonight, there is some good news.

03/13/2015

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Sacramento County Deputies Tackling Growing Homeless Problem

The walk down a creekside embankment is a lot like the jobs of Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputies—it’s not easy. But these steps taken by the transient enforcement detail, also known as TED, as becoming more crucial than ever.

03/03/2015

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Call Kurtis: Grave Robbing For Scrap Metal On The Rise

The Cemetery and Mortuary Association of California admits grave robbing is on the rise because the scrap metal is valuable. Despite families paying into an endowment fund for upkeep, the group said only some cemeteries are paying to replace stolen vases and nameplates.

02/13/2015

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Fair Oaks Facility Gives Female Criminals A Second Chance At Contributing To Society

These women have all sorts of criminal backgrounds—they were behind bars for burglary, murder, drugs. But this program is giving them another shot, a chance to learn and become a productive member of society.

01/26/2015

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Water Main Breaks In Fair Oaks Neighborhood

Water bubbled up from a broken water main in a Fair Oaks neighborhood for almost two hours on Monday.

01/19/2015

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Fair Oaks Boy, 11, Who Saved Father’s Life Honored By CHP

He jumped into action to save his father’s life after authorities say the man fell from a cliff.

01/18/2015

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Family: Phony Crowdfunding Effort Tried To Profit Off Tragedy Of Deadly Fair Oaks Crash

Her son Michael, her niece Judy, her grandson Daniel and his girlfriend Brianna were all killed in a horrific car crash in Fair Oaks the day after Christmas. She’s in desperate need of help, but she says someone cashed in on her family’s tragedy, setting up a phony GoFundMe account.

01/12/2015

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Vigil Held For Victims Of Fiery Crash That Killed 4

Family and friends gathered Saturday night to remember the four victims who died in a crash the day after Christmas.

12/27/2014

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