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TRACY (CBS13) — Drought desperation is reaching a new level as the Delta-Mendota Canal will flow backwards for the first time ever. The expensive emergency project is meant to keep water districts from going completely dry and farmers from going under. “You go to the grocery store and buy your beef, it comes from people like us,” said cattle farmer Gay Costa. Her water supply is up in the air, leaving her cattle farm teetering on the brink. “We've
Thu, Jul 02, 2015
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STOCKTON (CBS13) — The Stockton Police Department says an officer followed procedure and the death of a K-9 in high heat was the result of an air conditioner failing on Tuesday. The K-9 Nitro had extra water in his car and also had a fan in the patrol car. When his handler left him in the patrol car, the air conditioner was working, but stopped at some point before the handler returned. Temperatures on Tuesday were
Thu, Jul 02, 2015
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Mayor Kevin Johnson is taking the city of Sacramento to court to prevent emails he wrote from going public. Johnson is fighting the Sacramento News & Review and his own city hall to keep the emails private. Johnson filed court papers in his role with the National Conference of Black Mayors to prevent the release of emails about his work with the group. Sacramento News & Review President Jeff von Kaenel said the move is
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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A good Samaritan's fast thinking helped police catch a 24-year-old man suspected of striking a woman as she walked along a sidewalk in downtown Marysville.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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A good Samaritan's fast thinking helped police catch a 24-year-old man suspected of striking a woman as she walked along a sidewalk in downtown Marysville.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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After nearly three hours, rescue crews stopped searching for a body that is believed to be at the bottom of the American River near downtown Sacramento.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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After nearly three hours, rescue crews stopped searching for a body that is believed to be at the bottom of the American River near downtown Sacramento.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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RANCHO CORDOVA (CBS13) — The Rancho Cordova City Council accepted the resignation of its city manager during a special meeting on Monday. The council met to discuss Brian Nakamura's evaluation at the Monday meeting. The Chico Enterprise-Record reports the council voted 5-0 to accept Nakamura's resignation. The resignation comes just before Nakamura had been on the job for a full year. Cyrua Abhar has been appointed interim city manager. Before Rancho Cordova, Nakamura held the city manager post in
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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One of the largest illegal fireworks busts in Sacramento County history was made Wednesday afternoon in Fair Oaks, and neighbors had no idea it was next door.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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One of the largest illegal fireworks busts in Sacramento County history was made Wednesday afternoon in Fair Oaks, and neighbors had no idea it was next door.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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Police in San Francisco are investigating a shooting on the Embarcadero.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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Police in San Francisco are investigating a shooting on the Embarcadero.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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After nearly three hours, rescue crews stopped searching for a body that is believed to be at the bottom of the American River near downtown Sacramento.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Downtown Sacramento is getting a Kaiser hospital at the railyards site sometime in the next decade. The site has been the center of promises of a Sacramento Kings arena and other possible development, but city officials say this will bring true transformation to the area. “Sacramento will be a hub of innovation, entrepreneurship and technology,” Mayor Kevin Johnson said of the plan to build a hospital at the 18-acre site. The hospital agreed to buy
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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The Stockton Police Department is mourning one of its own, after a 3-year-old K-9 died when it was left in a patrol car during triple-digit heat.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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The Stockton Police Department is mourning one of its own, after a 3-year-old K-9 died when it was left in a patrol car during triple-digit heat.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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STOCKTON (CBS13) — After the death of a Stockton Police dog in the high heat on Tuesday, CBS13 took a look at technology designed to keep K-9 officers cool and safe. When Sacramento County Sheriff's deputy David Kirby and his partner Rex are searching for suspects, the K-9 is usually cool under pressures. But that's not the case in the backseat of a cruiser if the air conditioning malfunctions. “All of our vehicles are equipped with Ray
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Nearly all students in California will have to be vaccinated if they want to attend school after a bill was signed into law on Tuesday. As opponents decide their next step to try and repeal the ban on vaccine personal beliefs exemptions, some are wondering how the new law will be implemented. Opponents of the new law that removes the personal belief exemption from childhood vaccinations say they aren't going anywhere. East Bay mother Kadhi
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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STOCKTON (CBS13) — The heat can be dangerous, but some people didn't have the option to stay indoors as temperatures soared past 100 degrees on Wednesday. Stockton bike police say besides drinking water and popping into air-conditioned stores, there's not much they can do to stay cool outdoors. Working through the heat is just part of the job. “I think anyone that's been a police officer in the city of Stockton more than six months has had
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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Mayor Kevin Johnson has filed a restraining order request against the city of Sacramento in an attempt to block the release of emails that were sent while he was a member of the National Conference of Black Mayors.
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
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