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Triple-Digit Heat Makes Its Presence Felt Across Sacramento Region

With temperatures reaching above the century mark inside this Bacon Mania food truck the temperature is sweltering between the fryer and grill.


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Industrial Fire At Sacramento Recycling Plant Sends Large Plume Of Smoke Into Sky

On Tuesday night, firefighters kept a close eye on the recycling plant fire, continuing to pour water onto it more than six hours after it caught fire and exploded in size.


Fire Burns At Recycling Center In Sacramento

A commercial fire is sending up thick, black smoke above Sacramento.



Sacramento Cracking Down On Tall Grass As Fire Danger Increases During Drought

City officials say they warn more than 7,000 property owners a year to clear out property filled with high weeds and debris. Those who don’t can now expect to face a hefty penalty.



Decapitated Goat Found In Land Park Is Latest Mutilated Animal Discovery In Sacramento Area

Neighbors in Land Park are still on edge after the remains were left on a street corner in a paper bag on Saturday.



Sacramento Home Sales Volume Hits Three-Year High

New home buyers are busy this summer trying to navigate an ever-changing landscape as new hurdles emerge after the housing bust.



NFL Player Learning Political Ropes At California State Capitol

Of all the heavy-hitters that walk into the Capitol, no one may play the role better than Christian Tupou, a 6-2, 300-pound NFL defensive lineman and Capitol intern.


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New Sutter Hospital Nearing Opening In Sacramento After Nearly Two Decades

Workers are putting the finishing touches on the new hospital and employees are getting the lay of the land weeks before patients will be admitted.


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Ask A Sacramento Bartender: Your Best Tropical Drink Recipe

River City Saloon also serves up tropical drinks. Surprised?



Why Does Downtown Sacramento Stink?

A 3,000-foot sewer line replacement project started a year ago at the doorstep of the Golden 1 Center. It’s caused odors, but it’s recently gotten worse.



Downtown Sacramento Restaurants Reopen After Cockroach Discovery

Cafe Bernardo was open again on Wednesday, but during an earlier surprise inspection, there were enough nasty things for Sacramento County to tell the place to close its doors, along with K Bar.


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Best Fish Tacos In Sacramento

No reservations or dressy clothes are needed at Swabbies — despite the top-notch cuisine, there is live music and a relaxed, friendly vibe that feels like you are partying at Jimmy Buffet’s beach house.