Elk Grove City Council votes to have grand jury investigate Mayor Ly

ELK GROVE CITY COUNCIL VOTES TO HAVE GRAND JURY INVESTIGATE MAYOR LY

The Elk Grove City Council decided to have a Sacramento County grand jury investigate allegations of political intimidation and harassment...

How Sacramento County spent federal COVID-19 relief funds

HOW SACRAMENTO COUNTY SPENT FEDERAL COVID-19 RELIEF FUNDS

New numbers released Tuesday revealed Sacramento County used the lion's share of the federal novel coronavirus relief funds to pay...

 
 
 
Southern California wildfire prompts evacuations

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WILDFIRE PROMPTS EVACUATIONS

A Southern California wildfire prompted evacuation orders for about 100 homes and other buildings Wednesday as it surged through steep...

Escalon almond orchard begins harvest

ESCALON ALMOND ORCHARD BEGINS HARVEST

The almond harvest kicked off in Escalon. Veenstra Farms Almond Orchard began harvesting the nuts Wednesday. Get the full story in...

 
 
 
California promises extra resources for school districts

CALIFORNIA PROMISES EXTRA RESOURCES FOR SCHOOL DISTRICTS

As parents get ready to send their kids back to school, there are still plenty of questions about distance learning.

NorCal scientists develop COVID-19 antiviral nasal spray, inhaler

NORCAL SCIENTISTS DEVELOP COVID-19 ANTIVIRAL NASAL SPRAY, INHALER

Scientists and UC San Francisco announced an inhalable protection against COVID-19 with the goal of being produced into an affordable,...

 
 
 
Sacramento selected as COVID-19 vaccine trial site

SACRAMENTO SELECTED AS COVID-19 VACCINE TRIAL SITE

Sacramento has been selected as a site for a COVID-19 vaccine trial. Both UC Davis Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente are participating...

Worker at Folsom State Prison dies due to COVID-19 complications

WORKER AT FOLSOM STATE PRISON DIES DUE TO COVID-19 COMPLICATIONS

A California Prison Industry Authority employee who worked at Folsom State Prison has died due to complications related to the novel...

 
 
 
COVID Creativity: Send us your quarantine projects

COVID CREATIVITY: SEND US YOUR QUARANTINE PROJECTS

Have you taken on a project during quarantine or learned a new skill? Show us!

Coronavirus outbreak hits Folsom State Prison

CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK HITS FOLSOM STATE PRISON

Nearly 90 inmates at Folsom State Prison have tested positive for the coronavirus in the latest outbreak to hit California's troubled...

 
 
 
Another El Dorado County eatery's permit pulled over COVID-19 violations

ANOTHER EL DORADO COUNTY EATERY'S PERMIT PULLED OVER COVID-19 VIOLATIONS

A third eatery in El Dorado County had its health permit revoked after defying the state's health order to not operate indoors, officials...

Gov. Newsom gives coronavirus update

GOV. NEWSOM GIVES CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

Gov. Gavin Newsom is scheduled to hold a news conference Wednesday afternoon with an update on the state's response to the coronavirus...

 
 
 
What you need to know about Kamala Harris, Biden's VP pick

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT KAMALA HARRIS, BIDEN'S VP PICK

California Sen. Kamala Harris has made history as both the first Black and South Asian American woman to be on a major political party's...

14 best planners to make 2020 your most organized and productive year yet

14 BEST PLANNERS TO MAKE 2020 YOUR MOST ORGANIZED AND PRODUCTIVE YEAR YET

Next on your shopping list: Buy new pens!

 
 
 
Elk Grove mayor could face censure, investigation

ELK GROVE MAYOR COULD FACE CENSURE, INVESTIGATION

The mayor of Elk Grove could face action for his behavior amid allegations that he bullied women who politically opposed him.

Temperatures will be heating up over the next several days

TEMPERATURES WILL BE HEATING UP OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS

KCRA 3 Weather meteorologist Dirk Verdoorn looks at the rising temperatures, how hot it will get and how long it will last.

 
 
 
Lifelike robotic pets are helping isolated seniors avoid loneliness

LIFELIKE ROBOTIC PETS ARE HELPING ISOLATED SENIORS AVOID LONELINESS

With visits to nursing homes still restricted in several states, some agencies for the elderly are implementing creative ways to fight...

State lawmakers, community groups react to historic VP nomination

STATE LAWMAKERS, COMMUNITY GROUPS REACT TO HISTORIC VP NOMINATION

Some state lawmakers and community groups shared their endorsement of Sen. Kamala Harris after the historic announcement Tuesday.

 
 
 
Crews battle 2-alarm house fire in Carmichael

CREWS BATTLE 2-ALARM HOUSE FIRE IN CARMICHAEL

Crews are battling a house fire in Carmichael on Tuesday night, according to the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District.

Judge denies request to shut church that defied health order

JUDGE DENIES REQUEST TO SHUT CHURCH THAT DEFIED HEALTH ORDER

A judge declined Tuesday to order the immediate closure of a Southern California church that held indoor worship services despite a...

 
 
 



US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

The Iranian navy boarded and briefly seized a Liberian-flagged oil tanker near the strategic Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions between Tehran and the United States, a... Read more ...

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration wants to change the definition of a showerhead to let more water flow, addressing a pet peeve of the president who complains he isn't... Read more ...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at first event together

In their first public appearance as running mates, Joe Biden lauded Kamala Harris on Wednesday as the child of “America's story” who fought for the working class and was ready... Read more ...

Authorities in North Carolina capture man accused of shooting 5-year-old boy...

Authorities in North Carolina capture man accused of shooting 5-year-old boy to death

A 5-year-old boy, Cannon Hinnant, was shot in the head while playing outside his father's home, according to his family. Read more ...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost insurance wouldn't cover

This critical surgery to open Brian's airway and save his voice has been made possible by the generosity of people touched by his story. Read more ...

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

President Donald Trump's campaign is struggling to define Sen. Kamala Harris, Democrat Joe Biden's newly announced running mate, alternating between claims she is too moderate... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is holding a news conference at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden, VP pick Kamala Harris make first public appearance as running mates

Joe Biden, VP pick Kamala Harris make first public appearance as running mates

Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris made their first public appearance as running mates on Wednesday at an event in Delaware where they bashed the Trump administration and... Read more ...

NH Primary Source: Doug, Stella Scamman endorse Mayberry for 1st District...

NH Primary Source: Doug, Stella Scamman endorse Mayberry for 1st District U.S. House seat

Republican Matt Mayberry has received the endorsements of influential GOP leaders Doug and Stella Scamman in his bid for the 1st District U.S. House seat. Read more ...

Marion County sheriff forbids masks for deputies, visitors of Marion County...

Marion County sheriff forbids masks for deputies, visitors of Marion County Sheriff's Office

The sheriff of Marion County is telling his deputies and visitors to the Marion County Sheriff's Office that they are forbidden from wearing face masks. Read more ...