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A rendering of the proposed hotel. (Credit: Sonnenblick Development LLC)

5-Story Hotel Approved For Sacramento International Airport

Work will go forward on a hotel at the Sacramento International Airport after Sacramento County supervisors approved the project today.


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Sacramento County Dog Crate Fire Reward Increased To $17,000

Five partnering agencies and 30 individual donors are offering a $17,000 reward to find who set a live dog on fire inside a crate on Becerra Way near Marconi Avenue.


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Sacramento County Health Officials Testing Possible Measles Case

The Sacramento County Department of Public Health is testing a possible measles case. Results are expected to come out today. If it is measles, it would be the first case in Sacramento County since the California outbreak was first reported.


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Reward For Information In Burned-Dog Case Increased To $13,500

The reward being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who set a dog on fire earlier this week has been increased.



Firefighters Make Gruesome Animal Cruelty Discovery After Fire

Fire crews believe that a dog was burned alive inside of a crate early Wednesday morning.



Fast-Moving Fire Tears Through Elderly Woman’s Home

Flames quickly tore through an elderly woman’s home early Thursday morning.


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Code Enforcement, Sheriff’s Department Team Up To Clean Up Sacramento County Trouble Spots

For years, the stretch known as The Avenues has been considered one of the most crime-ridden areas in Sacramento County. Drugs and gangs keep law enforcement in the area that stretches from 47th Avenue to Highway 99, Franklin Boulevard to the 600 block of Martin Luther King Boulevard.


Benjamin Montez (Credit: Sacramento County Sheriff's Dept.)

Father Arrested After Kids Escape From Home On Christmas Day

Two local children were reportedly forced to escape a life of abuse and neglect at the hands of their father. Sacramento County investigators say the boys, ages 7 and 8, roamed the streets Christmas Eve and day. A good Samaritan found them and called police.


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Former Sheriff Warns Officers To Be Careful What They Post On Social Media After Shootings

Former Sacramento County Sheriff John McGinness says most officers in California wear bulletproof vests, but he believes they should be just as vigilant in protecting themselves and their families on social media.



Man Shot And Killed In Arden Arcade Area

Deputies are investigating a homicide in the Arden Arcade area of Sacramento County.


Scene of the crash. (Credit: Metro Fire)

Teacher Arrested On DUI After Crashing Vehicle Into 2 Homes

A woman has been taken into custody on suspicious of DUI after a crash damaged two homes off of Vintage Park Drive Thursday morning.


Sandlin's booking photo. (Credit: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department)

Man, 30, Fatally Shot At Antelope Home

Detectives have arrested a suspect for the fatal shooting of a man at an Antelope home early Thursday morning.