Sep 272013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 25, 2013 – Two men working for a PG&E subcontractor were badly hurt early last Wednesday in a pipe replacement project. The accident happened at about 4 a.m. near Jefferson Boulevard and 15th Street – part of a major project in which old gas pipe is being removed and replaced. [...]

Sep 262013
 
West Sacramento's council preps for 'action plan' on area homeless problem

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 18, 2013 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Tonight (Sept. 18), the West Sacramento City Council will discuss “next steps” for the prevention and treatment of homelessness in this town. Using state grant funds, city officials (including City Councilman Mark Johannessen) have counted the local homeless, tried to analyze the [...]

Sep 242013
 
Fire takes barn & vehicles

  FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 18, 2013 – West Sacramento and Sacramento firefighters both responded to a challenging fire in rural Southport on September 6. They found a “fully involved” detached garage and barn — with no fire hydrants nearby at the Hilary Avenue location. Firefighters shuttled fire from a water tender vehicle, and [...]

Sep 242013
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT 23, 2013 – From the County of Yolo –   Yolo County is hosting a free tire recycling event at the Yolo County Central Landfill, located at 44090 County Road 28H in Woodland, on September 25, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Yolo County residents and farmers are encouraged to turn in [...]

Sep 232013
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT 23, 2013 – The name of the woman killed in a car crash early Saturday morning in West Sacramento has been released. She was Hope Angeli Castellano, a 26-year old from West Sacramento, reports Mark Persons, spokesman for the Yolo County Sheriff/Coroner’s office. Castellana was believed to be the rear passenger [...]

Sep 202013
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT 21, 2013 – The Animal Services Section of the Yolo County Sheriff’s Department is looking for help in finding the dog involved in a biting incident Thursday morning in Southport. According to spokesman Mark Persons of the sheriff’s department, a man noticed the apparent stray near Lake Washington Boulevard and Redwood [...]