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Rocky fire grows to 46,000 acres — The swift-moving Rocky fire has nearly doubled in size since Saturday evening, now burning 46,000 acres east of Clear Lake and shutting a major east-west connector between the Sacramento Valley and North Coast.

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

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

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Apr 29, 2016

Read the ‘listening reports’ that UCD's PR firm provided Katehi aides. Tweets like this were among those monitored.

Apr 28, 2016

We launched our new PoliGRAPH fact-check this week. Today's looks at an independent ad backing Steinberg for mayor.

Apr 28, 2016

The latest from @Ryan_Lillis: Sacramento must test sidewalks for toxic lead dust near gun range

Apr 28, 2016

UCD Chancellor Katehi on investigatory leave as Bee record requests, whistleblower reports spur new concerns for UC.

Apr 28, 2016

One reason cited for Linda Katehi's leave is alleged nepotism. She explained her side to The Bee last week (video):…

Apr 28, 2016

From an internal UCD communications strategy report. I think they achieved this objective this month.

Apr 28, 2016

UCD Chancellor Katehi placed on administrative leave, new claims of nepotism arise. More to come

Apr 26, 2016

Yet another reason I hate passive voice. @kcranews strained pretty hard to avoid crediting @sacbee_news here.

Apr 19, 2016

@RussellLowery Thanks. Bad day for most of us. About 25 degrees warmer than ideal.

Apr 18, 2016

@jkevinp Yep. Seems like we all had that experience. Lack of heat acclimation?

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