May 142012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 9, 2012 – May is “Bike Month” in the region. Part of the celebration includes an “Energizer Station” to be set up for passing cyclists between 6:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 15, on West Capitol Avenue near the community center (south side of the street near 1075 [...]

May 122012
 
Where the Delta came from

GUEST COMMENTARY FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 9, 2012 – By Glen Holstein Tuleyome Organization Fifteen thousand years ago what became California had no Delta and was in a very different world in which much of North America and Europe were covered by vast continental ice sheets.  By then people occupied most of the eastern [...]

May 102012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MAY 10, 2012 – The News-Ledger’s presence on the web is getting bigger all the time. Six months ago, the News-Ledger launched WestSac.com and revitalized its sister website, News-Ledger.com.  Since that launch, visitor traffic has about doubled –and it continues to grow. We expect to double the traffic again in the next [...]

Apr 212012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — APRIL 21, 2012 – The suspect in yesterday’s carjackings that shut down I-80 at the Yolo Causeway is dead after a shooting involving Sacramento sheriff’s deputies at an apartment complex. Following is the entire set of press releases summarizing the incident from the West Sacramento Police Department: PRESS RELEASE  April 20 “On [...]

Apr 212012
 
A lopsided soccer win for Gold

NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 18, 2012 – The Gold won Sunday’s home opener at River City High School Field, beating the San Francisco Stompers 9-0. The semi-pro Gold soccer team plays next at 7 p.m. on Sunday April 22 at RCHS, hosting the Bay Area Ambassadors. $5 (No charge for kids under six or youth soccer [...]

Apr 062012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 4, 2012 – The harbormaster of a small marina near Clarksburg found a body in the Sacramento River on March 26.   Robert LaBrash, Chief Deputy Coroner of Yolo County, told the News-Ledger Tuesday that the body has been identified as that of Kaeo Alexander, age 36, of Sacramento. He said that [...]

Mar 312012
 
Sac Gold wins on RCHS field

  NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 28, 2012 – The semi-pro Sacramento Gold soccer team beat the Eureka Tsunami 5-1 on Saturday, earning a spot in the North west Conference finals. The Gold will play the Bay Area Ambassadors at 7 p.m. Sat., March 31, at the River City High stadium. Tickets are $5 (children under six [...]