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    The assignment desk is the center of it all; from breaking stories, to assigning crews to coordinating with producers. We’re looking for someone who gets a rush from juggling it all. FOX40 is not your boring TV station. We are a fast-paced, aggressive newsroom determined to tell interesting stories and break news. If you’ve never heard of an assignment editor, then do not apply. If multi-tasking is not your strong suit, then this job is not for you.  If you’re […]

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    Enter to Win Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk All Day Ride Passes

    The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is recognized as the best seaside park in the world. Their vibrant, bustling amusement park is renowned for its great rides, remarkable history, spectacular beach setting, and friendly attitude. The Boardwalk has been operating since 1907, and it hasn’t missed a beat! They believe in affordable family fun – that’s why admission is free, summer entertainment is included, and ride tickets are affordable. Two of their rides are National Historic Landmarks, but don’t let that […]

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    Enter to Win a Sacramento Association of Museums Family Pass

    Enter to win a 1 ONE-DAY Sacramento Association of Museums Family Pass and experience the history of a Sacramento area museum. As Northern California’s transportation and communications crossroads, Sacramento has a special affinity for the Pony Express (Wells Fargo History Museum – Old Sacramento), trains (California State Railroad Museum), cars (California Automobile Museum), and planes (Aerospace Museum of California).  Home to the West’s first art museum (Crocker Art Museum), Sacramento’s art scene is continually growing (Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento).  […]

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    Enter to Win Crossroads of the West Gun Show Tickets

    Enter to win a pair of ONE DAY tickets to The Crossroads of the West Gun Shows coming to Cal Expo this Saturday and Sunday September 20th and 21st.  This event offers hundreds of tables to meet the needs of everyone, from the once a year hunter to the avid collector. Show hours are Saturday, September 20th from 9a-5p and Sunday, September 21st from  9a-4p unless indicated otherwise. Kids 12 and under are free with a parent or guardian and […]

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    Gulp! The Profession that Drinks the Most Coffee is …

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