News

Nov 072011
 

Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of the reports, calls for service and arrests made by the West Sacramento Police Department during the past week. The information includes citizen complaints and other statements that have not substantiated or verified by an investigation or [...]

Nov 062011
 

 The West Sacramento Community Singers will offer a free concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6 at the local library, 1212 Merkley Ave. Sponsored by the West Sacramento Friends of the Library. The singers are open to “adult singers of all ages and musical ability.” The “interactive” performance will include music from different eras, [...]

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, [...]

Oct 182011
 
Coach Bustamante suspended after allegation

NEWS-LEDGER – Oct. 18, 2011 online – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger, Editor River City High’s head football coach is on paid administrative leave while school officials investigate a complaint that he “inappropriately touched” a female student. Coach Arturo (“Art”) Bustamante is a social studies teacher at the school, as well as second-year head coach for [...]

Oct 182011
 

NEWS-LEDGER – ONLINE OCT 18, 2011 – A 78-year old West Sacramento woman has been sentenced to a year in county jail plus $26,000 in restitution to the family of a woman she killed in a supermarket parking lot accident one morning in 2009. Donna Marie McClure had been found guilty of vehicular manslaughter with [...]