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CHP Officers, Teacher Help Santa Deliver Presents To Boy Who Didn’t Get Visit Last Year

It’s a heartwarming Christmas story that shows the true power of kindness. Thanks to a teacher, the California Highway Patrol and a secret Santa, a young Stockton boy will have the best Christmas ever.


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Billboard For Butte County Gun Range Shows Santa Holding Gun

A gun range billboard arming Santa with a weapon is turning heads in one Butte County town.


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Manteca Rallying To Rebuild Santa’s Home Before Annual Christmas Parade

Retiree Ben Jetton has put in a lot of weekend labor to help build a new one from the ground up. Fortunately, Jetton has had the help of several volunteers and donors to construct the new house before the Dec. 6 Manteca Christmas parade.


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Police Search Del Paso Heights For Man In Santa Hat Who Dropped Loaded Gun

Officers are searching a Sacramento neighborhood for a man wearing a Santa Claus hat who reportedly dropped a loaded gun while trying to get away from police.


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Santa Needs Help Replacing His Manteca Hut

Chipped paint, rot, not to mention Kris Kringle’s missing shingles—they’re all clues to what this Manteca Santa wants for Christmas: A new holiday hut.


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Group Claims NORAD Santa Tracking Promo Injects Militarism Into Christmas

Campaign for a Commercial Free Childhood says a video showing fighter jets escorting Santa’s sleigh adds unnecessary violence to holidays.


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Sign Language Interpretation Goes Off Without A Hitch At Christmas Tree Lighting

Sign-language interpreter Chuck Mayer was likely watched closely on Thursday after an interpreter stirred controversy at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service.



Free Carriage Rides At The Palladio In Folsom

Palladio in Folsom is offering free carriage rides with Santa every weekend up until Christmas! Come join us for a ride with Santa Claus in a charming horse drawn carriage. The rides are free and will be conducted weather permitting.


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Sacramentans Enjoy Christmas Night Out Despite Rain

A CBS13 crew went out to Natomas were people are braving the elements in the name of entertainment.



Santa Visits Beale Air Force Base For Annual Children’s Party

Christmas came early for families of Beale Air Force Base as Santa arrived with gifts for thousands of children, but there was one thing missing – his reindeer.


Naughty List

Citizen Hotel Unveils 4th Annual ‘Naughty Or Nice’ List

It is the list not to be missed this holiday season as Santa breaks down who’s been naughty and who’s been nice.


Surveillance video shows two boys walking up the driveway of a Rio Linda home before stealing Christmas decorations.

Christmas Decorations Stolen From Rio Linda Home

No need to check with Santa on this one – these boys are definitely on the naughty list after stealing Christmas decorations from a Rio LInda home.