Yolo County

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Yolo County Woman’s Dogs Seized After Online Ads Describe Them As Part Wolf

Supervisors ruled the dogs are wolf-hybrids using a UC Davis DNA test, and advertisements on Facebook and Craigslist that show White’s animals for sale, described as wolf-hybrids, fetching up to $1,800 each.

05/19/2015

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Family, Friends Mourn Esparto Teen Killed During Driving Lesson

Officers say a teen being given a driving lesson by his father lost control in a matter of seconds.

05/09/2015

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Esparto Boy, 13, Killed After Crashing Truck Father Let Him Drive

A 13-year-old boy is dead after crashing his dad’s truck in near Woodland while learning to drive, authorities say.

05/09/2015

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Urban Beekeeping Creating A Buzz In Yolo County

A Davis nonprofit called Circle Of Bees is trying to get hives moved from open fields to backyards. It’s hands-on, environmentally friendly and requires someone who doesn’t flinch at the thought of being stung.

05/07/2015

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Dozer The Detector Dog Helps Keep Mail Pests Away From Yolo County Agriculture

Over the last year, dog teams at the facility found more than 170 infested parcels of mail. That’s more than all California post offices combined.

05/05/2015

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Colusa County Town Mourns Mother, 2 Daughters Killed In Wrong-Way Driver Crash

In pictures, Sofia Ramirez and her two teenage daughters are either smiling or goofing around – qualities their friends cherish now that the three are gone, killed by a wrong-way driver.

05/03/2015

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Freight Train Hits, Kills Man In Car East Of Davis

Authorities say a man inside a car was hit and killed by a freight train east of Davis late Tuesday night.

04/22/2015

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Road Closures From Yolo County Courthouse Construction Worry Business Owners

While the heavy lifting and digging has stopped for the day, the woman working at a Western store says the construction outside her door felt like an earthquake.

03/24/2015

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Coroner: Baby Justice May Have Died Of Hypothermia, Drowning; No Obvious Injuries Found

No obvious physical injuries or signs of abuse were found on 20-day-old Justice Rees, and the baby appeared to be in good health. The date and time of Rees’ death aren’t known, but it’s likely he died before the search was started on Tuesday night.

02/26/2015

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CEO Sells Programs To Predict Crime While Battling His Own Cases

In California, a grand jury examining conflict-of-interest questions in Yolo County reported that Sean Hosman once showed up to a training session bruised and smelling of alcohol.

02/25/2015

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Authorities: Body Of Infant Found In Yolo County During Search

Authorities say the body of an infant has been found in the area of Yolo County they were searching.

02/25/2015

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Unlawful Fridge? Yolo County Shuts Down Communal Refrigerator In Davis Yard

Ernst Bertone and his roommates broke the law, according to the health department, when they put a refrigerator on their lawn with a sign reading “Take what you need, leave what you don’t.”

01/20/2015

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