Dec 142011

  Crime victims and other interested parties can now sign up to be informed when a criminal offender is released – and can have around-the-clock access to offender information by telephone or Internet. Yolo County Sheriff Ed Prieto’s office reports that the users can go to or call 1-877-411-5588 to find out if an [...]

Dec 132011

 An open house is planned to inform the public of progress on alternative strategies for improving the Southport river levees. The event will be held from 3-5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 16, at the city hall galleria, 1110 West Capitol Avenue. If you submit your questions in advance to, the staff of the West [...]

Dec 092011
'Amber Alert' followup

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 7, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor More information is available on a West Sacramento domestic violence incident that led to a state-wide “Amber Alert” last night. Police were concerned about the safety of three young children after their father took them away. The alert – along with names and photos [...]