Northern California News

Def Leppard Headlines Hard Rock Sacramento's Grand Opening! Kat Chats With Vivian Campbell

Vivian Campbell is going to be a busy guy this Saturday, November 2nd. His band "Last In Line" kicks off the Grand Opening Concert for the new Hard Rock Cafe Sacramento. Next up is the legendary singer songwriter Don Felder, former lead guitarist of the Eagles. And finally, Def Leppard headlines...
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Meet Cal Fire Chief Thom Porter

I had the privlidge of interviewing Cal Fire Chief Thom Porter earlier this year. Here's a quick video that gives you an idea of what the men and women of Cal Fire do Chief Porter talks about why he and his team do what they do. Let's keep them in our good thoughts.
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Who knew that Nor Cal rice fields produce nearly 5 billion pounds of rice annually - most of America's sushi rice - and are home to almost 230 species of wildlife? I sure as heck did not!  Hope you enjoy this fascinating, fun, fact filled chat with Tim Johnson as much as I did.   
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Where Does America's Sushi Rice Come From? Nor Cal, Of Course!

Rice is the most important human food crop in the world, directly feeding more people than any other crop. Nearly half of the world's population relies on rice every day. California rice contributes over $5 billion and 25,000 to the state's economy. Check out this gorgeous video of Nor Cal rice...
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Interstate 5 has reopened in the Natomas area

Sunday October 27, 2019 3:30 p.m. pst. - For developing news go here . Sacramento, California - All North and Southbound lanes on I-5 were closed along with I-80 beginning around 11:30 a.m. Sunday due to a large grass fire near Arena Blvd in Natomas. Interstate 5 has now reopened. Burn scar outside...
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PG&E Power Shutoffs Update

*UPDATED* Wednesday October 30, 2019 12:00 p.m. PST - For latest news go here . PG&E’s principal meteorologist, Scott Strenfel, says the weekend’s winds could top historical records going back decades. Strenfel told reporters the humidity levels are expected to be low and “bone dry,” mimicking...
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NBC/KCRA Anchor and Journalist Edie Lambert

She is an Emmy award winning journalist who has interviewed some of the world’s most important leaders. She’s a passionate supporter of young journalists and nonprofits in her community. But Edie – a taste for stale Peeps? Really?
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Official Announcement: MLS Soccer to Sacramento!

Sacramento makes history today as it becomes the next expansion city for professional soccer's MLS . "Indomitable City, Indomitable Club" are the words being spread about today's announcement. Don Garber, Commissionary of Major League Soccer is in Sacramento for this monumental day. The journey to...
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The leading caviar producer in America is in - wait for it - ELVERTA!!! Yep, Sterling Caviar produces up to 15 metric tons annually! President David Shenson explains how to best enjoy caviar, the importance of sustainable production, and new trends in caviar - tater tots and caviar anyone?  
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