Feb 042012
 
One soldier's cure for pneumonia

BY DARYL FISHER — NEWS-LEDGER, FEB 1, 2012 –   EDITOR’S NOTE: Daryl’s column, ‘My Back Pages,’ appears weekly in the print edition of the News-Ledger. We hope you will consider subscribing to see it regularly. There appears to be a really nasty winter flu bug going around and most of my family and friends [...]

Feb 032012
 
Raider wrestling season nears end

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – On Wednesday, Jan. 25, River City High School Wrestling team held their first home wrestling match vs Union Mine.  River City Lost the match 38-36.Their final home match of the season was scheduled for yesterday against El Dorado, when the team was to celebrate “senior night.” (Facebook members can find up-to-the-minute [...]

Feb 032012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Friends of the Library plan an “Everybody has a Heritage” event beginning at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 4 at the library, 1212 Merkley Avenue. Organizers plan a fun event with music and dancing from different cultures, centering around reading and literature. School-age children and their parents are invited.

Feb 022012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 1, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor An accident in the early hours of Sunday morning left a man hospitalized. At about 1:48 a.m. on Sunday, police responded to the report of a vehicle-versus-pedestrian accident at Sacramento Avenue and Jefferson Boulevard, with the pedestrian still down. “A 22- or [...]

Feb 012012
 
Two West Sac firefighters honored

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 25, 2012 – A local veterans post presented awards to a pair of West Sacramento firefighters on Jan. 11, after the pair were selected for the honors by a vote among their coworkers. Engineer Andy Moore was named “Firefighter of the Year” and firefighter Ian Gilmour was “EMT of the Year,” in [...]

Jan 302012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – It can be hard to navigate the paperwork to get financial aid for college. Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada is hosting a number of “Cash for College” workshops to help college-bound students connect with financial aid. The workshops will include help applying for Cal Grants and filling out the FAFSA. In West Sacramento, [...]