Jan 192012
 
RCHS: help 'pack the house' Friday

  FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 18, 2012 – On Jan. 11, River City High School girls basketball faced the Liberty Ranch Hawks. The RCHS freshman team fell to the Hawks by a score of 31-28, while the JV and Varsity teams were both victorious. The Raider Junior varsity beat the Hawks 51-29, and the [...]

Jan 182012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 18, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Seven juveniles believed to have jumped out of a stolen car in Southport were taken into custody Sunday night after an intense search that included a helicopter and K-9 dog teams. Things started at 11:43 p.m. when a call came in from [...]

Jan 172012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 11, 2012 – The sewage district that serves much of the region – including West Sacramento – has filed a lawsuit in Sacramento’s superior court asking for relief from new regulations that it says would force ratepayers to foot the bill for $2 billion in sewage plant improvements. The Central [...]

Jan 162012
 

NEWS-LEDGER EDITORIAL — JAN 11, 2012 – It’s been a good run for the West Sacramento Redevelopment Agency. This town heavily used the state-authorized agency to, sometimes quite literally, lay the groundwork for a lot of new projects. After the city incorporated in 1987, local leaders strongly pursued growth – partly because that’s what local [...]

Jan 162012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER The Food Bank of Yolo County will give away food to eligible West Sacramento and Clarksburg residents on Tuesday, Jan. 17. The schedule will be: 9-10 a.m. at the county building, 500 Jefferson Blvd. in West Sacramento; 10:30-11:15 a.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1500 Park Blvd., West Sacramento; 11-noon at the Yolo [...]

Jan 152012
 
Fredericksen is now a fire chief

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 12, 2012 – Gary Fredericksen has been named the chief of the Yocha Dehe Fire Department in western Yolo County. The department is operated by the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation, which runs the Cache Creek Casino Resort next door to the fire department. It has about 35 employees. Fredericksen, 49,  [...]

Jan 142012
 
Wins keep Raiders on top of SVC

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 11, 2012 – On Jan. 6, the Raider girls basketball squad played host to Galt Warriors. The freshman team again had the night off. The JV and varsity teams both dominated Galt and won by convincing margins. The River City junior varsity squad won, 71-17. Leading scorers for the Raider JVs were [...]