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Generosity Undoes Thieves’ Damage As Donations Roll Into Yuba City Salvation Army

CBS13 brought you the story of how someone broke into the Yuba-Sutter facility and took 200 toys. Volunteers had no way of letting parents know the presents were gone until they showed up on Friday.


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Yuba-Sutter Salvation Army Burglarized, Gifts For Needy Families Stolen

Thieves have stolen Christmas for dozens of needy families in the Yuba-Sutter area.


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Money-Saving Tips For Camping

With warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.


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Salvation Army Community Luncheon ‘Spirit of Caring’

Billed as the largest event of its kind in California’s capital region, with nearly 1,000 business and governmental leaders in attendance, the Salvation Army held its 23 rd Annual Community Luncheon.


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Donations To Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign Down 21% In Sacramento

The Salvation Army reports donations it receives through its annual red kettle campaign are down in 2013.


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Turlock Warming Shelter Shuttered Because Volunteer Is Ill

The shelter is used for senior activities during the day, and at night it’s for the homeless. But it hasn’t opened in the weeks since it was supposed to open, because there aren’t enough volunteers.



Nevada City Didn’t Open Homeless Shelter Despite Below-Freezing Temperatures

Under the city’s guidelines, a warming center is opened at the veterans hall. But the Nevada City city manager says if the hall is rented out, it can’t be used as a homeless shelter.


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Meat Thieves Swipe Nearly $7,000 In Food From Auburn Salvation Army

Two men stole more than 300 pounds of meat from a Salvation Army freezer, and tried stashing it in a cold-storage facility, Auburn Police say.



Girl Scouts, Bell-Ringers Part Of Raley’s Solicitation Ban

Raley’s says they’ve received thousands of complaints from their customers every year about people who couldn’t take no for an answer.


A woman fills out an application while waiting in line at a Salvation Army job fair in Suisun City on Wednesday. (credit: CBS13)

Suisun City Salvation Army Job Fair Draws Big Crowd

Call it dedication or desperation, but the first person in line for a Salvation Army job fair in Suisun City that started at 9 on Wednesday morning was in line at 3:40 in the morning.



Donor Drops $10,000 Check Into Salvation Army Kettle

The Salvation Army received a big boost in its efforts to help people in need thanks to a donor who dropped a $10,000 check into a bell ringer’s kettle in Menlo Park.


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Two People Arrested For Posing As Bell Ringers In Modesto

A Modesto man has been arrested for allegedly posing as a Salvation Army volunteer.