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 [...]

Jan 132012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 13, 2012 – Arturo Bustamante, a teacher and football coach on the River City High School campus, turned himself in to the West Sacramento Police Department today for arrest, in the company of his attorney. He was booked into jail. Bustamante, 42, was arrested for “three counts of ‘felony lewd or [...]