Jun 252012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 20, 2012 – The Yolo County Superior Court has chosen 33 citizens to serve on the grand jury for a year, beginning July 1. The grand jury has the power to indict suspected criminals, and also can respond to citizen complaints about public agencies by conducting an investigation. Below are [...]

Jun 232012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The Yolo County landfill will take in your household hazardous wastes on Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The program is open to Yolo County residents (include West Sacramento residents), who may bring such waste items as batteries; fluorescent bulbs or tubes; used motor oil and filters; cleaning supplies; [...]

Jun 222012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 20, 2012 – Yolo County residents can exchange their old used motor oil filter for a comparable new one, free, on Saturday, June 23. Bring your old filter to any AutoZone or O’Reilly Auto Parts store in West Sacramento or Woodland on June 23 (there’s an AutoZone in West Sac at 1400 [...]

Jun 152012
 
McGowan reelected; other faces will change

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 13, 2012 – The state primary election on June 5 was a quiet ballot for local West Sacramento elections. There were no local measures on the ballot, and voters won’t choose new city council or school board members until November. Mike McGowan ran unopposed for another term as Yolo County [...]

Jun 092012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 30, 2012 – Pizza coupon for youngsters, tablet computer raffle for teen book reviewers during library’s summer reading program From the County of Yolo The Yolo County Library is rolling out its ever-popular summer reading program starting June 1.  The program runs through mid-August and will include free reading clubs [...]

Jun 082012
 
Honorary diploma for those who left to serve

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 6, 2012 – From the Yolo County Office of Education The Yolo County Office of Education (YCOE) celebrated “Operation Recognition” on Thursday, May 24, at the Yolo County Office of Education Conference Center. The program gave honorary high school diplomas to veterans unable to earn their diplomas because they left school to [...]

Jun 082012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 6, 2012 – Pacific Gas & Electric Company says its helicopters will be conducting low-flying inspection patrols through June 15, taking stock of power lines in Yolo and Solano counties.   “A helicopter will fly at approximately 250 to 300 feet, depending on the area and if livestock are present,” [...]