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Vacaville

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Cutting Back On Drought Watering Could Bring Death To Your Trees

Residents in cities such as Vacaville, Woodland and Davis are doing what the governor asked by cutting water use by 20 percent. Those who have stopped watering their lawns often forget about their trees.

08/13/2014

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Man, 22, Stabbed To Death In Vacaville

Police say they are investigating the stabbing death of a 22-year-old man.

08/01/2014

Robert L. Thomas III (Credit: Solano County Sheriff's Dept.)

Investigators Identify Burned Body Found In Shed At Vacaville Grapevine Vineyard

Sheriff’s department investigators say they have identified the body of a man found dead inside of a burned-out shed at a grapevine nursery in Vacaville earlier this month.

07/21/2014

Scene of the fire at the Mercier Grapevine Nursery.

Body Found After Fire At Plant Nursery Near Vacaville

Vacaville Fire confirms that a body has been found in a structure that burned at the Mercier Grapevine Nursery Wednesday morning.

07/09/2014

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Officials: 15-Acre Solano County Hay Fire Near Vacaville Sparked By Lawnmower

A four-alarm vegetation fire is burning in a hay field in a rural area north of Vacaville.

06/24/2014

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Comcast, Verizon Outages Leave Solano County Residents, Without Internet, TV, Cell Service

At the peak of the problem, it wasn’t just Comcast, but also a Verizon outage. Cable TV, home Internet and phones, as well as cellphones were affected from Vacaville to Fairfield.

06/13/2014

View of the fire near Vacaville. (Credit: Kathy Zarrabi)

Cal Fire: Crews Halt 70 Acre Fire Near Vacaville

Firefighters are battling a fire north of Vacaville that has several homes threatened.

06/12/2014

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Mr. G and Jellybean: A Burro And Goat Love Story Taking The Internet By Storm

The unlikely pair spent a decade in a 12-by-12 dirt plot with little food and water with no shade, shed or barn. They were rescued from a life of neglect in Southern California, but they were split up and sent to different sanctuaries.

05/27/2014

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Air Force Wife Surprises Vacaville Firefighters By Anonymously Paying For Groceries

The firefighters leaving their cart inside a Costco when they got an emergency call. When they came back later, they found someone paid for the groceries.

05/27/2014

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Motorcycle Rider Killed In Crash Near Nut Tree Plaza

A Vacaville man is dead after his motorcycle collided head-on with car Sunday afternoon.

05/25/2014

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Why Is California Chrome Wearing A Nasal Strip And Does It Give The Horse An Advantage?

Ellen Jackson breeds and trains horses at Victory Rose Thoroughbreds in Vacaville. Her horses tested the strips in a 2004 UC Davis study, which found they cut down on lung bleeding—a problem among racehorses.

05/19/2014

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Family Pleads For Help Finding Suspected I-80 Hit-And-Run Driver

At about 7:30 p.m. on March 27, a semi-truck with a green cab and white trailers rear-ended the driver’s side of her car on westbound Interstate 80, causing it to spin and flip over. The force threw her onto Interstate 80.

04/09/2014

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