Memorial Day

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Coroner Identifies Child Who Died In San Joaquin River Boating Accident Near Lathrop

Jonathan Ledesma Mejia, 8, was one of 10 people who fell overboard when investigators say a boat hit rocks and overturned. Deputies say the impact caused all 10 to be thrown from the boat into the water.


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Veterans Hospital Quilt Carries Names Of Iraq War’s Fallen Soldiers

At the Northern California Veterans Hospital, every day is a day to remember the heroes making the ultimate sacrifice for our country. But on this Memorial Day, veterans have a new gift—sewing together stories of sacrifice.


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Folsom Wounded Veteran Run Attracts Thousands

The 5th annual Memorial Day Wounded Veteran Run attracted people showing love to service men and women by raising tens of thousands of dollars for national and local veteran-support nonprofits.


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California Parks Officials Urging Boaters To Be Careful With Low Water Levels In Drought

California State Parks officials say they’re concerned recreational boaters won’t realize the potential dangers the lower water levels bring.



Join The KHTK Street Team At Pick-N-Pull

Join the KHTK Street team at Pick-N-Pull, 3419 Sunrise Blvd in Rancho Cordova, this Saturday, May 23rd from 9:30 am to 10:30 am. Get 50% off any part you pull this Memorial Day weekend! It […]

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5 Best Ways To Observe Memorial Day

Honor Memorial Day and celebrate the national holiday with these five ideas.


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5 Best Grills To Get You Through Your Memorial Day BBQ

It’s barbecue season! Time to find the perfect backyard grill for you and your whole family. Here are five great options to get you started.


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Teaching Our Children The Importance Of Celebrating Memorial Day

Memorial Day is not just the official start to summer. It’s also an important holiday to pay your respects for those men and women who died in battle.


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Best Local Memorial Day Sales For Your Money

Sacramento has some fantastic deals to take advantage of over this month’s national holiday weekend. On your mark, get set, shop!


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5 Things To Check Off Your To-Do List This Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend is the perfect time to get a jump on the summer to do list.


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Top Local Places To Spend Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend celebrations will be in full swing within an easy drive into Sacramento proper or scenic drives to its outskirts this Memorial Day weekend 2015.



Air Force Wife Surprises Vacaville Firefighters By Anonymously Paying For Groceries

The firefighters leaving their cart inside a Costco when they got an emergency call. When they came back later, they found someone paid for the groceries.