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Sacramento, Calif.
Assistant City Editor — Sacramento Bee
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City editor, The Sacramento Bee. Dad. Cornell grad. Marathoner. | 916-326-5548

Krar, Boulet win Western States 100-Mile titles — Top ultrarunner Rob Krar repeated as men's champion Saturday at the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run, while Olympic marathoner Magdalena Boulet took the women's title in her debut at the distance. The race course started at Squaw Valley and snaked through the Sierra Nevada along dirt trails and across the American River before finishing on the Placer High School track in Auburn.

Tour of California cyclists hit Sacramento area streets in preparation for men’s start Sunday — With Sunday's opening stage less than two days away, many of the 144 entrants are in town getting adjusted to Sacramento. They've begun posting pictures of their rides on local streets and the American River Parkway, as well as their stops around the region.

Carmichael 19-year-old identifed as driver in wrong-way fatal crash — Elizabet Torreszela, 19, was identified today as the driver of the Toyota Prius heading the wrong way on Highway 50 early Wednesday before crumpling in a head-on collision that left four people dead, according to the Sacramento County Coroner's Office and California Highway Patrol.

Running around Sacramento: Programs, places, races — Spring is the perfect time to start running in the Sacramento region. The weather is ideal - not so hot that you'll sweat the minute you step outside, not so cold that you need to bundle up.

Elk Grove officials to city commuters: Beware of free coffee — Elk Grove officials see the opening of a drive-thru java stand as a significant enough congestion threat to warn drivers of "heavy traffic and delays during morning and evening commutes" Thursday along Elk Grove Boulevard.

Sacramento Executive Airport sets February 8 rainfall record — Sacramento Executive Airport is setting a new rainfall record today, surpassing the previous Feb. 8 mark of 1.22 inches.

California officials: Public schools cannot require parents to volunteer — Public schools cannot require parents to volunteer as a condition of student enrollment, state education officials have advised local school officials.

Elk Grove park to swap tennis courts for futsal — An Elk Grove park will have its deteriorating tennis courts replaced by a court for futsal, a five-on-five form of soccer played on a hard surface.

Elk Grove park to swap tennis courts for futsal

Trees light up the town this week

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Jun 30, 2015

RT @Cal_OES: It’s hot: Key things to know when Sacramento temperatures spike | The Sacramento Bee

Jun 28, 2015

RT @sacbee_news: Two men shot and burned near Roseville have died, Placer County authorities say

Jun 27, 2015

RT @iRunFar: Brown's Bar (89,9M) - Rob Krar comes in at 13:10 elapsed, that means 4 minutes under course record! #WS100

Jun 22, 2015

RT @CALFIRE_PIO: Fire activity in CA has been high! Nearly 275 new wildfires battled last week alone. This year @CAL_FIRE has responded to nearly 2,500.

Jun 18, 2015

@JanelleBitker I miss it. As someone raising a family, though, the commute is way too long for us to consider it.

Jun 18, 2015

@JanelleBitker I had plenty of awesome days growing up in Fair Oaks! Had a great river run and Sunflower shake last month.

Jun 16, 2015

RT @BradB_at_SacBee: Crowd gathered at Sacramento County budget hearings today. Here to support initiative to reduce black youth deaths.

Jun 15, 2015

RT @CapitolAlert: Confirmed that @ScottWilkCA voted for #CABudget by accident, finger hit the wrong button while he was focused on Facebook

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