Yuba City


California Chrome, Despite Belmont Loss, Still The Pride of Yuba City

The day started out with enthusiasm and excitement.


ELMONT, NY - JUNE 06: Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome, with exercise rider Willie Delgado up, trains on the main track at Belmont Park on June 6, 2014 in Elmont, New York He is scheduled to race for the Triple Crown in the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes

California Chrome: Cal Expo Opening At 8 a.m. Saturday, Yuba City Closing Plumas Street

In Yuba City, they’re expecting around 20,000 people. Businesses are rushing to get ready for the Chrome crush, but nobody’s complaining about the extra works.


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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.


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Parents Could Face Charges For Wild Yuba City After-Prom Party

We found ranch owner Rick Lee on his tractor on Friday, not wanting to talk. He and his wife Dawn are accused of hosting the massive prom rager, complete with a stripper pole and upwards of 300 underage high schoolers drinking booze.


California Chrome during the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 3, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Credit: Getty Images)

California Chrome Heads To Baltimore For Preakness

A filly is going to challenge the boys in the Preakness for the first time since 2009 when Rachel Alexandra won.


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Bank Robbery Suspect Shot, Killed By Yuba County Deputies Following High-Speed Chase

At around 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday, a deputy spotted a person who matched the description of a suspect in bank robberies in Yuba City and Chico, as well as another attempted robbery in Marysville, said Sheriff Steve Durfor.


LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 03: Jockey Victor Espinoza celebrates atop of California Chrome #5 after crossing the finish line to win the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 3, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

California Chrome Wins The Kentucky Derby

California Chrome found another gear and pulled away down the stretch to win the 140th Kentucky Derby on Saturday at Churchill Downs.


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California Chrome Has Yuba City Dreaming Of A Kentucky Derby Win

The city doesn’t make national or even state headlines much of time, and for people in this city of 65,000, it’s a surprise to be on the national map.


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Lack Of Water Taking California Farmers Into Uncharted Territory

For months farmers have only been able to guess how the drought would affect them, but this year’s planting season brings bad news. Not only are the crops hit hard, other businesses are feeling the pain.


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Air Force Firefighter Accused Of Setting Yuba City Fires, Stabbing Teen Who Caught Him

His job is to put out fires, but a Beale Air Force Base firefighter is accused of setting them instead, and trying to kill a 13-year-old boy who allegedly caught him in the act.



42 Years Later, Woman Searching Social Media To Find Mother Who Abandoned Her

They found Chervin, just a few hours old, after being abandoned by her mother outside Fremont Memorial Hospital in Yuba City. Now she’s trying to find out who left her outside the hospital a week before Christmas.


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Yuba City Teen Faces Deportation After Selling Pot Brownies To Buy Prom Dress

Saira Munoz, 18 at the time, decided to put on a school bake sale. There was an extra ingredient in her brownies: marijuana. She hired a fellow student to sell her brownies.