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FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 31, 2012 – NEWS-LEDGER EDITORIAL: As West Sacramentans go to the polls during the next week, the community seems to be facing another local election in which most citizens seem fairly happy with the job their city and school district officials are doing. The mayor faces no opposition on the [...]

Nov 022012
 
CANDIDATE INTERVIEW: Oscar Villegas

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 31, 2012 –   EDITOR’S NOTE: This News-Ledger has interviewed each of the candidates running for city council and school board in West Sacramento this fall. Below is the article resulting from our chat with Oscar Villegas, the city councilman seeking another term. We hope these interviews help you make [...]

Nov 022012
 
CANDIDATE INTERVIEW: David Westin

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 24, 2012 –   EDITOR’S NOTE: The News-Ledger interviewed each candidate for West Sacramento’s city council and school board during the past couple of month, in an effort to help voters get to know them and their positions. Below is the result of our interview with school board incumbent David [...]

Nov 022012
 
Raiders beat hapless Galt High

    Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in the Oct. 31 News-Ledger. It is shared here with a couple of additional photos. The River City High School football team easily handled Galt on Friday, posting a 48-6 win. The win brought the Raiders’ record to 4-5 overall and 4-1 in league play. The Raiders’ [...]

Nov 022012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 17, 2012 – Last month, the California Attorney General’s Office awarded the Yolo County District Attorney’s Office $56,805 from the Attorney General’s “Privacy and Piracy Fund.” This program provides funding to District Attorneys’ offices throughout the state.  The funding must be used to investigate and prosecute identity theft and intellectual [...]

Nov 012012
 
Bill Kristoff seeks another term

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 17, 2012 –   Editor’s note: This interview with city councilman Bill Kristoff is part of the News-Ledger’s election-season coverage. We’ve published interviews with each of the people running for election to the West Sacramento City Council and local school board. We hope these features have helped you make up [...]

Nov 012012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 31, 2012 – The Pumpkin Run — a 5k & 10k fun run planned to take place last Saturday as a benefit for West Sacramento aquatics program — was cancelled. According to an email from organizer Ross Yancher, the lack of sufficient signups was to blame. “Despite trying as hard [...]