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Sacramento Engineer Was Inspired To Enter His Field By His Math Teacher

Alvaro Mendoza, associate telecommunications engineer with Sacramento Municipal Utility District, says the key to success in any career field is to “enjoy what you do.”


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SMUD Worker Hit While Working On Outage

SMUD officials confirms a worker was hit by a car at Rio Linda Boulevard and Alamos Avenue Thursday morning.


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Sacramento Engineer Pursues M.B.A. To Advance In Leadership Capacity

While this Sacramento engineer works to insure the safety of the community by working on the drainage system, she is trying to advance to upper management.


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Bill Mixup Leaves Woman Paying Neighbor’s Electrical Bills For More Than A Year

The only thing on during that two-week vacation was her refrigerator. But when she got the bill, she saw plenty of activity and a charge of nearly $60.


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New Cooling System Tests Boast 80 Percent Cost Savings For Business’ Air Conditioning

A Rancho Cordova machine shop teamed up with SMUD to test out the system that supposedly uses up to 80 percent less energy than traditional air conditioning.


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10 Jobs With A High Starting Salary

Sacramento’s higher education graduates in some fields do better than others. Find out who’s earning the most.