The holiday is recognized statewide in honor of the late farm labor leader with a day off, but Sacramento County’s 11,500 employees didn’t fall under that.
Two small fires near Grant Line and Sloughhouse Roads look to be to blame for smoky skies in the Sacramento area Sunday night.
The memorial along a rural road south of Jackson Highway is a place where she has found some peace. It’s also where her husband was gunned down more than eight years ago.
Jadianna Larson, 6, was last seen at her home in the 3900 block of 47th Avenue at 11 a.m. Her caretaker had a medical emergency that wasn’t discovered until 8:30 p.m. by a visiting family member.
The bench honoring deputy Jeff Mitchell went missing last week, but the department verified the bench had been stolen on Thursday and not simply removed for maintenance.
A SWAT standoff unfolded inside a Sacramento County home Tuesday where a woman was reportedly stabbed.
From the Sierra down, the drought has cost the region thousands of jobs.
Mark Lonergan with Regional Transit says the lane is a first of its kind in the area. The two-mile stretch that travels over Highway 50 toward La Riviera Drive will allow two buses to travel on a single lane in opposite directions through one of the most congested areas of the county.
If a devastating storm or emergency hits, many pet owners are faced with leaving their homes with little to no notice and no chance to bring their animals.
American Water serves more than 180,000 people and businesses in Sacramento and Placer counties. But as the drought drags on, and if customers begin to waste water, the utility company says it may be forced to take drastic measures.
For more than a decade, Sacramento city and California state employees have commemorated the late farm labor leader Cesar Chavez with a recognized day off, but Sacramento County employees still have to go to work.
Police are searching for a missing teen who is considered to be at risk because of the people she is believed to be with.