Care continues for Sacramento Zoo animals during COVID-19 crisis

CARE CONTINUES FOR SACRAMENTO ZOO ANIMALS DURING COVID-19 CRISIS

Like everyone, the Sacramento Zoo has made changes during the coronavirus crisis.

California COVID-19 testing backlog cut by two-thirds

CALIFORNIA COVID-19 TESTING BACKLOG CUT BY TWO-THIRDS

California has cut its COVID-19 testing backlog by more than two-thirds, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Saturday, but has still managed...

 
 
 
Timing out more rain and snow

TIMING OUT MORE RAIN AND SNOW

Timing out additional rain and snow

Lodi church ordered to close says it will ‘continue to safely gather' amid COVID-19 outbreak

LODI CHURCH ORDERED TO CLOSE SAYS IT WILL ‘CONTINUE TO SAFELY GATHER' AMID COVID-19 OUTBREAK

A Lodi church said it will continue to have Sunday services after the San Joaquin County Public Health Officer ordered the facility...

 
 
 
LIST: NorCal religious services go online amidst coronavirus outbreak

LIST: NORCAL RELIGIOUS SERVICES GO ONLINE AMIDST CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

Many houses of worship are livestreaming their services in lieu of orders to shelter in place.

Police investigate double shooting in Fairfield

POLICE INVESTIGATE DOUBLE SHOOTING IN FAIRFIELD

Two people were injured in a double shooting in Fairfield on Friday, police said.

 
 
 
Man, 4-year-old injured in Vallejo shooting, police say

MAN, 4-YEAR-OLD INJURED IN VALLEJO SHOOTING, POLICE SAY

A man and a 4-year-old were injured after a shooting in Vallejo on Friday, according to police.

Gov. Newsom gives update on state's COVID-19 response

GOV. NEWSOM GIVES UPDATE ON STATE'S COVID-19 RESPONSE

Gov. Gavin Newsom is giving an update Saturday on the state's response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

 
 
 
This week in coronavirus news

THIS WEEK IN CORONAVIRUS NEWS

Here's a look back on the biggest coronavirus headlines in the last week.

Sacramento food trucks help families at domestic violence shelter

SACRAMENTO FOOD TRUCKS HELP FAMILIES AT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTER

Some of Sacramento's hardest hit businesses are delivering kindness one meal at a time.

 
 
 
‘3 Black Chefs' project helps feed thousands in Sacramento amid COVID-19 outbreak

‘3 BLACK CHEFS' PROJECT HELPS FEED THOUSANDS IN SACRAMENTO AMID COVID-19 OUTBREAK

Three chefs teamed up to feed thousands each week in the Meadowview neighborhood of Sacramento amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.

Lodi couple contracts COVID-19; husband dies week later

LODI COUPLE CONTRACTS COVID-19; HUSBAND DIES WEEK LATER

A Lodi man died due to complications from the novel coronavirus, and his wife continues to battle the virus.

 
 
 
Calaveras County tourism businesses hard hit by COVID-19

CALAVERAS COUNTY TOURISM BUSINESSES HARD HIT BY COVID-19

While Californians deal with the fallout from the stay-at-home order during the novel coronavirus outbreak, places that depend on tourism...

Fair Oaks man survives COVID-19 after 23 days in hospital

FAIR OAKS MAN SURVIVES COVID-19 AFTER 23 DAYS IN HOSPITAL

A Fair Oaks couple both contracted COVID-19 after returning from a trip to Egypt. But each had a drastically different experience.

 
 
 
Sacramento actress talks about battle with COVID-19

SACRAMENTO ACTRESS TALKS ABOUT BATTLE WITH COVID-19

An actress with ties to Sacramento is sharing her battle with coronavirus.

Can Lodi church stay open during health emergency? Expert weighs in

CAN LODI CHURCH STAY OPEN DURING HEALTH EMERGENCY? EXPERT WEIGHS IN

A church in San Joaquin county said it will hold a public church service this weekend, despite state orders to cease large gatherings...

 
 
 
New resources arrive at Cal Expo to help homeless during virus outbreak

NEW RESOURCES ARRIVE AT CAL EXPO TO HELP HOMELESS DURING VIRUS OUTBREAK

California has the largest unsheltered population in the country, which poses a unique challenge as the state prepares for what's projected...

VA NorCal health care system asks for homemade mask donations

VA NORCAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEM ASKS FOR HOMEMADE MASK DONATIONS

The VA Northern California Health Care System is asking the community to make and donate cloth masks for veterans and the people who...

 
 
 
Sac City students receive Chromebooks as schools transition to distance learning

SAC CITY STUDENTS RECEIVE CHROMEBOOKS AS SCHOOLS TRANSITION TO DISTANCE LEARNING

More school districts are helping their students through this stay-at-home order, including the Sacramento City Unified School District.

Sacramento's drive-in theater reopens - but with restrictions

SACRAMENTO'S DRIVE-IN THEATER REOPENS - BUT WITH RESTRICTIONS

The West Wind Drive-in Movie Theater in Sacramento is open - but under strict restrictions due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, the...

 
 
 



Kobe Bryant Elected To Hall Of Fame In Posthumous 'Peak Of His Career'

Kobe Bryant Elected To Hall Of Fame In Posthumous 'Peak Of His Career'

The Los Angeles Laker legend, who died shockingly more than two months ago, headlined a star-studded 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame class on Saturday that also includes Tim... Read more ...

WWE WrestleMania 36: Undertaker, title change, Becky Lynch highlight Day 1

WWE WrestleMania 36: Undertaker, title change, Becky Lynch highlight Day 1

Now that was badass. The Undertaker - using a twist on his American Badass persona - put on a horror-movie-meets-old-western boneyard match that was the highlight a supremely... Read more ...

What Donald Trump's talk with commissioners means for 2019-20 NHL season

What Donald Trump's talk with commissioners means for 2019-20 NHL season

The commissioners of 13 major sports leagues, including the NHL's Gary Bettman, spoke with the U.S. President on a conference call Saturday. Read more ...

WrestleMania 36 Night 1 match grades: Undertaker better than expected...

WrestleMania 36 Night 1 match grades: Undertaker better than expected; Strowman, Goldberg produce a stinker

Here's how Sporting News graded the first night of WrestleMania 36 matches. Read more ...

Dana White named in sex-tape lawsuit; UFC boss says case is 'bull'

Dana White named in sex-tape lawsuit; UFC boss says case is 'bull'

UFC president Dana White has been named in a lawsuit in which he's identified as the alleged prominent Las Vegas businessman victimized in a $200,000 sex-tape extortion. On... Read more ...

Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Fearing an out-of-control coronavirus outbreak would overwhelm California's health care system, Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency on March 4. Within a week... Read more ...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need to combat the virus

As cases rise, testing has become crucial in tracking how many Americans have been infected, but officials in some states say they still don't have enough. Read more ...

'It Was Terrible What He Did': Trump Rips Navy Captain Who Sounded Alarm On...

'It Was Terrible What He Did': Trump Rips Navy Captain Who Sounded Alarm On His Sick Sailors

“This isn't a class on literature. This is a captain of a massive ship that's nuclear-powered. He shouldn't be talking that way in a letter," Trump said of Brett Crozier. Read more ...

Scattered showers Sunday

Scattered showers Sunday

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Union: 30% pay cut for EPL players would harm health service

Union: 30% pay cut for EPL players would harm health service

English Premier League players failed to reach an agreement on Saturday with clubs to take 30% pay cuts during the coronavirus pandemic, escalating a bitter public row as their... Read more ...