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Sacramento County telephone scam threatens arrest if no payment - Sacramento Bee
Sacramento County telephone scam threatens arrest if no paymentSacramento BeeA telephone scam has surfaced in Sacramento County in which the caller threatens jail unless payment is made to clear a warrant. The scam involves a caller who claims to be with the Sacramento Sheriff's Department warran...[read more]

Alfalfa fire smoke from Dixon drifts to Sacramento - Sacramento Bee
Alfalfa fire smoke from Dixon drifts to SacramentoSacramento BeeSmoke apparently coming from a large alfalfa fire outside of Dixon could be smelled Thursday morning in Sacramento. The fire began in green baled alfalfa stored in a covered structure near Midway Road and Sikes Road on Wednesday, a D...[read more]

AM Sacramento: Here's what you need to know for Thursday - Sacramento Bee
CBS LocalAM Sacramento: Here's what you need to know for ThursdaySacramento BeeNo weather worries: A brisk wind blowing cool air from the Delta made Wednesday simply marvelous. Today's breeze is lighter so don't expect an exact repeat of yesterday when the high in Sacramento only reached 81 degre...[read more]

Woman who died after arrest is identified by Sacramento coroner - Sacramento Bee
Woman who died after arrest is identified by Sacramento coronerSacramento BeeIt could take months for medical examiners to determine how a woman died after she became unresponsive in the back seat of a Sacramento County Sheriff's patrol car earlier this month, coroner's officials said Wednesday. ...[read more]

Plastic bag ban opponents up the ante in Sacramento - San Jose Mercury News
Plastic bag ban opponents up the ante in SacramentoSan Jose Mercury NewsSACRAMENTO -- Lobbyists have launched a frenzied eleventh-hour effort to kill a bill that would make California the first state to outlaw flimsy plastic grocery bags, delaying a key vote and setting up one of the fiercest leg...[read more]

Sacramento forum on Ferguson with city leaders draws hundreds - News10.net
Sacramento forum on Ferguson with city leaders draws hundredsNews10.netSACRAMENTO - The shooting death of an unarmed black teenager by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri continues to draw national attention in communities across the country, including Sacramento. Wednesday night the Sac...[read more]

Sacramento mom loses son to Ebola epidemic - News10.net
News10.netSacramento mom loses son to Ebola epidemicNews10.netSACRAMENTO - The chaos and fear of the Ebola virus epidemic in West Africa is hitting home for members of the Friends in Jesus International Church of the Nazarene in Sacramento. Just last week, member Florence Brown learned her 27-yea...[read more]

Sacramento Man Quarantines Himself for Ebola without Symptoms of Virus - KTXL
Sacramento Man Quarantines Himself for Ebola without Symptoms of VirusKTXLDespite the fact that Kwazi Lawrence says he has had no symptoms of the Ebola Virus, the Sacramento resident still decided to quarantine himself inside of his home. “I just got back from a one month trip to Liberia. I did n...[read more]

CA health officials: Patient tested for Ebola traveled to West Africa - KCRA Sacramento
NewsweekCA health officials: Patient tested for Ebola traveled to West AfricaKCRA SacramentoThe patient is currently being treated at Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento. Test results are expected back in three days, Dr. Gil Chavez said during a teleconference Wednesday. "If that patient eventuall...[read more]

2014 Offseason Review: Sacramento Kings - CBSSports.com
CBSSports.com2014 Offseason Review: Sacramento KingsCBSSports.comHow they finished 2014: There wasn't much to distinguish this past season from others for the Kings. Sacramento has been frustrating since its championship run ended more than a decade ago. You can argue they had a true superstar fo...[read more]