Steve Marschke

Steve Marschke

May 062012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 2, 2012 – The office of Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig says it has received complaints about some text message scams making the rounds. One in particular starts with “Dear Walmart Shopper,” and promises a $1,000 gift card. Another says “Apple is looking for people to Test & Keep [...]

May 052012
 
Brothers finish Eagle Scout projects

NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 25, 2012 – Two West Sacramento brothers completed their Eagle Scout community service projects this month. Joel and Darren Kersey each assembled a group of volunteers and planned and directed a work project at a park in Sacramento. Joel is a sophomore at River City High School, and Darren is a student [...]

May 052012
 

NEWS-LEDGER EDITORIAL, published April 25, 2012 Friday’s (April 20) crime drama caught the region’s attention. Apparently, a lone gunman shot at West Sacramento citizens and police, rammed a patrol car, caused at least one other car crash. He carjacked several vehicles, beat up a birdwatcher, and eventually was cornered in a Sacramento apartment, where he [...]

May 042012
 
A ship in the fields of Southport

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May 042012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Join the “Bark for Life” event, with your dog, and walk to raise funds in the fight against cancer. Affiliated with the American Cancer Society and its “Relay for Life” event, the “Bark for Life” walk will include vendors, food, raffle and dog events. It will be held from 9 a.m. [...]

May 032012
 
West Sac soldier dies in Afghanistan

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 2, 2012 – A 22-year old who grew up in West Sacramento and enlisted in the Army  died on April 24 while serving in Afghanistan. Specialist Manuel J. Vasquez was on his first deployment to the region, serving with C Company, 2nd Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, Task Force Blackhawk in [...]

May 032012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 2, 2012 – A Yolo County jury convicted 22-year old Charles Cameron Quillin guilty of first degree murder earlier this month, in the killing of Mathew Aleksander Smith in West Sacramento in 2011. The jury also convicted Quillin of discharging a firearm causing death. According to the office of Yolo County District [...]