Oct 042013
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — OCT 4, 2013 –   Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced today that on Wednesday, a Yolo County jury found 31-year-old Jason Stark of West Sacramento guilty of felony vandalism, felony petty theft with prior convictions and possession of narcotics paraphernalia.       According to the D.A.’s office:   “On June 25, [...]

Mar 042013
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MAR 4, 2013 A man walking on train tracks in West Sacramento was struck and killed by a San Jose-bound Amtrak train Sunday afternoon, reports the West Sacramento Police Department. The accident occurred at about 1:50 p.m., about 300 yards east of Harbor Boulevard. “The engineer saw the victim walking along the [...]

Aug 172012
 

From the West Sacramento News-Ledger — AUG 15, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Power went out for around an hour to over 2,000 PG&E customers in West Sacramento on Thursday. The cause? Train versus power line.   According to West Sacramento police records, a citizen reported the outage at about 3 p.m. after [...]

Nov 042011
 
Rail car tips, backs up Jefferson

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 2, 2011 – By St eve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A derailed train car caused a major traffic problem during the lunch hour on Oct. 21, blocking the Jefferson Boulevard/Stone Boulevard intersection and causing a detour and major back-ups. “It wasn’t a rail line issue, it was one particular car,” said Gary Fredericksen, [...]