Nov 112012
 
New courthouse: price cut, bonds ready

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 7, 2012 – FROM THE YOLO SUPERIOR COURT Construction of the new Yolo Superior Courthouse in Woodland received a green light late October when the State Treasurer completed sale of $133.8 million in lease-revenue construction bonds. The bonds will be repaid over a 25-year period through court user fees and penalties and [...]

Nov 112012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Whitey’s Jolly Kone is hosting a “Drive Thru Canned Food Drive” benefiting Yolo County Children’s Alliance, Out of the Box Ministries, and the Christmas Basket Project.   Bring your donations to Whitey’s Jolly Kone at 1300 Jefferson Blvd on Sunday, November 11, anytime between 10am – 3pm. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Nov 102012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 7, 2012 –   News items below are collected from police dispatchers’ notes and arrest reports. The information in them has often not been verified beyond the initial reports. This feature comes from the News-Ledger newspaper in West Sacramento. To make sure to see it every week, subscribe to the [...]

Nov 092012
 
Democrats honor John Ohlson

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 7, 2012 – The local River City Democratic Club presented West Sacramento’s John Ohlson with a plaque and a cake last month, in honor of his decades of service to the party’s work. “Others deserve it more,” Ohlson commented at the presentation. He and his late wife, Grace Ohlson, have [...]

Nov 092012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – The Food Bank of Yolo County plans to distribute 1,500 free Thanksgiving Meals this year. Distribution in West Sacramento will be on Nov. 17. Sign up by today — Friday, Nov. 9 — by calling (530) 668-0648.   Those who sign up too late for the Thanksgiving meals will automatically [...]

Nov 082012
 

FROM THE NEWS–LEDGER — NOV 7, 2012 – Supermarket workers at Raleys called a strike on Sunday, and picket lines formed among the 128 stores in the chain — including West Sacramento’s on West Capitol Avenue. It is the first strike in the company’s 77-year history. The company is based in West Sacramento, with a [...]

Nov 072012
 
RCHS soccer ends with a win

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 31, 2012 – By Jorden Wusstig RCHS Journalism Class & Soccer Team Member After a well fought season and a solid fourth-place league finish, the final game came and went for River City boys soccer. October 25th was the last game for RCHS seniors Manuel Moreno, Graviel Muniz, Alejandro Castro, [...]