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Sacramento, Calif.
Assistant City Editor — Sacramento Bee
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Assistant city editor for The Sacramento Bee overseeing K-12 & regional government. Dad. Cornell. Runner. kyamamura@sacbee.com | 916-326-5548

Knight wins Los Rios seat by narrow margin

sacbee.com — Former El Dorado County supervisor John Knight narrowly won a seat on the Los Rios Community College District board of trustees in a race that wasn't decided until two counties finished tallying votes Tuesday.

Knight regains lead in close Los Rios trustee contest

sacbee.com — Former El Dorado County Supervisor John Knight moved back into the lead Thursday in the race for a spot on the Los Rios Community College District board.

Los Rios trustee battle separated by 4 votes

sacbee.com — Center High School teacher Marc Allaman has taken a four-vote lead over former El Dorado County Supervisor John Knight in a neck-and-neck battle to serve on the Los Rios Community College District board.

Two newcomers in tight race for second San Juan Unified seat

sacbee.com — Trustee Greg Paulo is on his way to securing another term on the San Juan Unified School District board, while the back-and-forth battle between two newcomers for the remaining seat remains ever so close.

Schwarzenegger's layoff plan could lengthen lines for state services

sacbee.com — Beaches at Lake Natoma and Folsom Lake will go without lifeguards. Drivers could wait longer for licenses at the Department of Motor Vehicles. But state officials said Thursday that they couldn't predict how much state services will suffer now that Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has laid off an estimated 10,300 temporary workers.

Gavin Newsom criticizes Jerry Brown in KGO Radio interview

blogs.sacbee.com — Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom two weeks ago criticized Gov. Jerry Brown's tax initiative approach, suggesting to KGO Radio in San Francisco that the governor was slow to hit the campaign trail and that he was telling college students "something that's not true." Newsom spoke to KGO on Oct.

Truckee man arrested in motorcyclist's death near Negro Bar

blogs.sacbee.com — What You Should Know About Comments on Sacbee.com Sacbee.com is happy to provide a forum for reader interaction, discussion, feedback and reaction to our stories. However, we reserve the right to delete inappropriate comments or ban users who can't play nice. ( See our full terms of service here.)

California student test scores slip for first time in several years

blogs.sacbee.com — Sacbee.com is happy to provide a forum for reader interaction, discussion, feedback and reaction to our stories. However, we reserve the right to delete inappropriate comments or ban users who can't play nice. ( See our full terms of service here.) Here are some rules of the road: * Keep your comments civil.

Sacramento school plaintiffs allege faulty data behind closures

blogs.sacbee.com — What You Should Know About Comments on Sacbee.com Sacbee.com is happy to provide a forum for reader interaction, discussion, feedback and reaction to our stories. However, we reserve the right to delete inappropriate comments or ban users who can't play nice. ( See our full terms of service here.)
Nov 21, 2014

A civil rights group is seeking to eliminate parent volunteer requirements at public charter schools. bit.ly/1ujMqmz

Nov 20, 2014

RT @NWSSacramento: Heavier rain for aftn commute. Snow and possible icy conditions in Sierra this evn. Check vid for timing. bit.ly/1p3wb1a #CaWx

Nov 14, 2014

The NCAA Tourney selection show has nothing on the selection show for NCAA cross country nationals: bit.ly/1uubyvy

Nov 12, 2014

In a race slightly less watched than Bera-Ose, Knight leads Allaman by 1 vote for Los Rios Trustee Area 3. Nearly 50k votes counted.

Nov 10, 2014

RT @danderluh: Third in our series "Nursing Homes Unmasked": Holding government accountable: j.mp/1yseuI9

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