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Recent Articles
  • Mercury (NASA)

    Spacecraft to Make Death Dive into Mercury

    (CNN) — Let’s start with a pop quiz (space junkies can skip this test). True or False, Mercury is: 1) The planet closest to the sun in our solar system 2) So hot that water couldn’t possibly exist there 3) Something used in old-style glass thermometers 4) A planet you don’t think about very often Answers: True, False, True (but not what we’re talking about in this story) and I’m guessing No. 4 is true too. If you flunked the […]

  • Writer (Part-Time)

    If you are a news-junky who can write fast and accurate scripts, this is the position for you. Writers grow into producers in this fast-paced newsroom environment. You will learn to post web stories and updates on FOX40’s social media accounts. Must be able to write, track breaking news, edit and have experience on multiple social media platforms, and we’ll teach you the rest. Multi-tasking skills are required. Hours could include overnights, early mornings and holidays. We need someone who […]

  • Producer

    News Producer is knowledgeable about all aspects of the content gathering, production and delivery process. Candidate must have a rock-solid foundation of sound journalistic practices. Producer must be able to manage people and news gathering processes in a dynamic news environment that is constantly changing. Exceptional organizational skills in addition to the ability to remain calm under pressure are a must. Position requires excellent writing and editing abilities, both for accuracy and speed. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) […]

  • Digital Content Producer (Part-Time)

    Websites are 24/7 and we want a journalist who loves to break the news no matter when it happens. FOX40 is looking for an organized, detail-oriented and energetic web content producer to join our team.  You would bring a sense of urgency to the job; being able to write original and factual stories quickly from raw information, then post and share on social media sites before reporters have even rolled out the door. Knowledge of SEO, basic HTML and WordPress […]

  • National Donate Life Day

    Rock your blue and green in support of organ donation.  April 17 is National Donate Life Blue and Green Day! According to Sierra Donor Service, nearly 21,000 Californians are waiting for a life-saving transplant. Bethany Crouch, Mae Fesai and Darren Peck show off their blue and green and talk about the cause.

  • BEES

    Truckload of Bees Spills onto I-5 near Seattle

    LYNNWOOD- A semi-truck full of bees tipped over Friday morning, spilling millions of agitated bees onto Interstate 5 north of Seattle. According to Q13, the driver of the truck was uninjured. The semi-truck blew a front tire and overturned, Washington State Patrol Troopers said, spilling 448 honey bee hives onto their side on the roadway. At least 3 more hours until this mess gets cleaned up #Q13FOX pic.twitter.com/jNr5s9LanS — Kelly O'Connell (@kellymoconnell) April 17, 2015 Officials warned removal of the […]

  • 11 Elk Grove Students Participate in National Signing Day

    ELK GROVE- Wednesday was a big day for high school athletes in Elk Grove — it was National Signing Day. Many student-athletes are on their way to becoming the newest members of college sports teams. Some are staying local and some are headed across the country. Elk Grove School District had eleven student athletes sign their letters of intent, and they’re headed to schools including Sac State, Oregon and West Point, to name a few.

  • NAMI

    Northern California NAMI Walks

    FOX40 and Sacramento’s National Alliance on Mental Illness NAMI is hosting the Northern California NAMI Walks – Saturday, May 2nd at William Land Park. Its a special day – to raise both – money and awareness of the need to support treatment and recovery for those with mental illness. Bring your family, put a team together, get some donations and join FOX40 Morning News Meteorologist Darren Peck for NAMI Walks – Saturday, May 2nd. Together – we are changing minds… […]

  • Dogs in Cars Campaign Raising Money for Shelter Dogs

    The next time your dog is riding shotgun in your car snap a photo and help raise money for shelter dogs. TrueCar, a car buying service, is donating $1 to help transport rescue dogs to no-kill sanctuaries or to forever homes around the country. Make sure to  #DogsInCars and put it on Instagram. TrueCar has teamed up with the Best Friends Animal Society which works with shelters in Lincoln and Winters. TrueCar will donate up to $50,000 to the cause. […]