Vacaville

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Iconic Nut Tree Sign Comes Down After More Than Seven Decades Along Freeway

It’s been a familiar sight to drivers along Interstate 80 for more than seven decades. But now the sign that stood three panels tall has been torn down.

03/19/2015

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San Francisco Trash Plan Would Ship Garbage To Vacaville Landfill

San Francisco’s trash currently goes to a landfill in Alameda County, but that contract is up soon. Recology’s Hay Road landfill in Solano County was chosen to replace it. In a report this week, San Francisco’s planning department weighed in on the environmental impact of the trash transport.

03/06/2015

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Blind Vacaville Man Heading To South Korea For World Powerlifting Championships

He’s not your typical vision of a competitive weightlifter. He can’t see, but just walking in to the gym for a workout, Nick Gasaway shows he has a world-class will to overcome just about anything.

03/03/2015

Some of the still-unclaimed items. (Credit: Vacaville Police Department)

Men Caught Breaking Into Cars In Vacaville

Police say that two young men are under arrest after allegedly breaking into cars in Vacaville early Sunday morning.

02/22/2015

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100 Cats Taken From Vacaville Home Where Owner Insists She Did Nothing Wrong

Animal control started investigation the case after neighbors complained about a horrible smell. Those neighbors say the house has been a problem for years.

02/09/2015

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Vacaville Man Hit, Killed By Minivan

A Vacaville family is heartbroken after their loved one was killed in what may have been a simple late night errand run.

02/01/2015

Scene of the shooting Sunday evening. (Credit: Vacaville Police Department)

Police Investigating Shooting Near Vacaville Outlets

Police are investigating a shooting near the Vacaville Premium Outlets late Sunday afternoon.

01/25/2015

Pastor Mark Lewis

Vacaville Pastor Enters Surprise No Contest Plea To Firebombing Plot Against Ex-Girlfriend

Fellowship Baptist Church Pastor Mark Lewis pleaded no contest to arson and stalking charges just one day into his trial. Lewis is expected to be sentenced to eight years in prison.

01/15/2015

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Report Of Gun Brought To Campus Puts Vacaville High School On Lockdown

Vacaville High School is on lockdown as police investigate an allegation that a student brought a weapon to school.

12/05/2014

Photos of Alvarado (left) and Ortiz (right) provided by the Vacaville Police Department.

3 Arrested In Vacaville For Stabbing, Robbing Homeless Man

A failed robbery of a jogger apparently helped Vacaville Police catch three young men suspected of stabbing and robbing a homeless man Saturday morning.

10/18/2014

Scene at the end of the chase in Vacaville near the Ranch Hotel. (Credit: CBS13)

Man In RV Leads Authorities On Chase From Fairfield To Vacaville

Authorities have a man in custody after a chase that lasted from Fairfield to Vacaville early Wednesday morning.

10/15/2014

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Teen Found Shot In Vacaville Dies

Vacaville police are investigating a shooting overnight that left a teenager dead.

10/06/2014

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