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Easy pick: 49ers’ MVP is no contest for local media

sacbee.com — Cheer up, Antoine Bethea. You may have been snubbed in Pro Bowl voting but, gee whiz, you cleaned up here. I asked the traveling 49ers beatwriters on Tuesday to give me their pick for team MVP. Last year when I did this there were four different nominees. This year, well ...
Dec 24, 2014

My late vote: Bethea, the landslide winner. RT @mattbarrows Easy pick: #49ers’ MVP is no contest for local media ... sacb.ee/29g4

Dec 24, 2014

RT @mattbarrows Easy pick: #49ers’ MVP is no contest for local media ... sacb.ee/29g4 > Perhaps, I should’ve been more creative.

49ers notes: Arians finds Harbaugh’s exit ‘shocking’

sacbee.com — SANTA CLARA -- Count Jim Harbaugh's Sunday opponent among those who are incredulous that this appears to be Harbaugh's final game with the 49ers.
Dec 24, 2014

RT @mattbarrows: Can't believe Jim Harbaugh is being ushered toward the door? Bruce Arians is right there with you ..#49ers #Cardinals sacb.ee/29q7

Dec 24, 2014

Can't believe Jim Harbaugh is being ushered toward the door? Bruce Arians is right there with you ..#49ers #Cardinals sacb.ee/29q7

AM Alert: A Year in Review

sacbee.com — Elections and bag bans and Senate scandals, oh my! Let's remember what happened in California politics in 2014.
Dec 24, 2014

RT @DanielSnowSmith: It was a busy year in California politics. I got tired all over again just editing this: sacbee.com/news/politics-…

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Crest Theater snack bar closed by county after failed inspection

Audit outlines lies, theft and mismanagement by California state workers

sacbee.com — State employees gave away, lost or simply took tens of thousands of dollars of government funds and property, according to a new report.
Dec 24, 2014

Audit outlines lies, theft and mismanagement by California state workers sacb.ee/29kw

Dec 24, 2014

Audit outlines lies, theft and mismanagement by California state workers sacb.ee/29kB

Sacramento dog survives 15-floor plunge; lands in hot tub

sacbee.com — Sam, who is partially blind, suffered several fractures to his pelvis and five rib fractures. He is recovering VCA Bradshaw Animal Hospital
Dec 24, 2014

Sacramento dog survives 15-floor plunge, lands in hot tub sacb.ee/29tI

Interactive: Christmas Eve pardons

49ers injuries: Alex Boone has knee injury. Is Looney still top backup?

sacbee.com — Two of the 49ers' starting offensive linemen missed Wednesday's practice: right guard Alex Boone, who is dealing with a knee injury, and center Marcus Martin, who was out with an undisclosed illness.
Dec 24, 2014

#49ers injuries: Alex Boone has knee injury. Is Looney still top backup? ... sacb.ee/29r5

Vlade Divac sinks half-court shot for $90,000

sacbee.com — Former Sacramento King and Los Angeles Laker Vlade Divac won $90,000 for charity with this shot at the Lakers-Warriors game.

Gov. Jerry Brown pardons 105 for Christmas

sacbee.com — Continuing a tradition of Christmas leniency, California's governor pardons 105 people - most of whom had long-ago drug convictions.

NORAD volunteers warn kids to be asleep for Santa visit

sacbee.com — Once a year, dozens of volunteers, from generals to people who live near North American Aerospace Defense Command at Colorado's Peterson Air Force Base, take calls from children around the world who want to find out where Santa is.

Jack Ohman: The Three Wi-Fi Men

Trails rides to a close; iconic site to become noodle house

Dec 24, 2014

RT @Claudia_Buck: Happy Trails: Iconic Sacramento restaurant sold; will become ramen noodle house sacb.ee/295T

Dec 24, 2014

Happy Trails: Iconic Sacramento restaurant sold; will become ramen noodle house sacb.ee/295T

Dec 23, 2014

Sacramento's Trails rides to a close; iconic site to become noodle house sacb.ee/295T

Frank Gore: I want to be back with the 49ers

sacbee.com — Frank Gore, who appeared to be headed for his final year with the 49ers when the season began, said Tuesday he wants to return.
Dec 24, 2014

Pending #49ers free agent Frank Gore says he'll be curious to see how the team changes in the offseason. ... sacb.ee/29h6

Sacramento sheriff’s deputy slightly injured in scuffle with Gold River scofflaws

Dec 24, 2014

Sacramento sheriff’s deputy slightly injured in scuffle with Gold River scofflaws sacb.ee/29gl

Man stabbed on North Highlands street corner dies

Dec 24, 2014

Man stabbed on North Highlands street corner dies sacb.ee/29fC

Feline fame in cyberspace gives species a boost

sacbee.com — Modern-day cats aren't associated with deities like they were in ancient Egypt, but the Internet has gotten them a little closer.

Suspected road rage terrifies I-80 motorists in Placer County (video)

sacbee.com — A woman was arrested in an alleged Placer County Interstate 80 road rage incident captured on a video and posted on YouTube.
Dec 23, 2014

Is this on Google News (under U.S.) for others? — "Victim of alleged I-80 road rage recalls scary ordeal" sacb.ee/28Qt

Dec 23, 2014

RT @sacbee_news: Victim of alleged I-80 road rage recalls scary ordeal; regrets obscene gesture sacb.ee/28Qt pic.twitter.com/sOdte8Zt0N

Dec 23, 2014

Victim of alleged I-80 road rage recalls scary ordeal; regrets obscene gesture sacb.ee/28Qt

Dec 23, 2014

CHP report: Tailgating, obscene gesture preceded suspected terrifying I-80 road rage (video) sacb.ee/28Qt

Dec 23, 2014

Suspected road rage terrifies I-80 motorists in Placer County (video) sacbee.com/news/local/cri…

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How the class of 2014 fared

sacbee.com — Capturing legislative seats. Shepherding a massive shift in school funding. Running the state's court system. The seven Californians we picked to watch a year ago had an active 12 months. Before we announce the 2015 watch list, here's how the 2014 group did.