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  • Vote Now! Final Quarter Friday Night Fan Favorite

    It’s that time again! Which high school football game should FOX40 and 106.5 THE END cover as the Friday Night Fan Favorite? The poll closes Thursday at noon. You can vote once per hour! UPDATE: The poll is closed! Check back soon to see the winner!

  • Cal OES to launch the nation’s first statewide earthquake warning system; local counties will test separate alert system

    Today marks 30 years since the Loma Prieta Earthquake rocked the Bay Area, which caused billions of dollars in damage and killed dozens of people. Earthquake experts say we all need to be prepared for the next big quake. Now, the California Governor’s Office Of Emergency Services is announcing the launch of the nation’s first statewide Earthquake Early Warning System. The system was designed at UC Berkeley and will use data from the United States Geological Survey’s network of sensors […]

  • Sugar Bowl, Royal Gorge hiring 450 full, part-time workers for winter season

    NORDEN, Calif. (KTXL) — Sugar Bowl Ski Resort and Royal Gorge Cross Country are hiring 450 part and full-time workers for the winter season. The positions range from lift operators to instructors to chefs to accountants. The ability to ski or snowboard is not required for some positions. Sugar Bowl is holding a hiring event on Saturday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more information about the positions available, click here.

  • Sacramento’s Vegan Food Festival Preview

    Sacramento’s Vegan Food Festival is happening this Saturday and Pedro had the chance to talk with producer Miguel Castillo and chef Ramiro Alarcon about the event. The event is 100% plant-based food (vegan) with lots of food options, drink options, live music, guest speakers and cooking demonstrations. Sacramento’s Vegan Food Festival October 19, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Cesar Chavez Plaza (910 I Street, Sac Ca 95814) $15 on Eventbrite or $10 Discounted tickets at Mayahuel, Pho Fresh, […]

  • Auburn police investigate intentional hit-and-run after one killed, one injured

    AUBURN, Calif. (KTXL) — A hit-and run driver left one man dead and another man injured early Wednesday morning in Auburn and investigators believe the driver plowed into those people on purpose. The crash happened on Cleveland Avenue near High Street just before 2 a.m., according to the Auburn Police Department. Police believe the driver tried to hit two people in front of Bob and Betty’s One Sixty Club. One person was hit and sustained minor injuries. While trying to […]

  • Fire contained at Contra Costa County energy facility

    CROCKETT — A fire broke out Tuesday and spread to two storage tanks at a Contra Costa County energy facility, sending a plume of dark, hazardous smoke into the air. The latest on the fire at the NuStar Energy facility in Crockett: 10:33 p.m. Crockett-Carquinez Fire Protection District Battalion Chief Dean Colombo told reporters late Tuesday night that water and foam will be put on the destroyed tanks throughout the night. Along with the two tanks that were destroyed, two […]

  • Bee: Sacramento to be awarded MLS expansion in Monday announcement

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — Sacramento will be awarded a long-awaited Major League Soccer expansion, according to the Sacramento Bee. The newspaper cited “sources with direct knowledge of the deal” in their report and said MLS will make a formal announcement Monday. FOX40 News is working to independently confirm The Bee’s report. Sacramento Republic FC tweeted Tuesday night saying, “We will continue to respect the MLS expansion process and remain confident about the future of our club and our city. We […]

  • USGS reports another quake in Pleasant Hill area

    CONTRA COSTA COUNTY — Another earthquake shook the Pleasant Hill area Tuesday night, mere miles from the epicenter of a 4.5 magnitude earthquake that was reported Monday. The 3.4 preliminary magnitude earthquake hit at 7:14 p.m., according to the United States Geological Survey. It occurred at a preliminary depth of around 9 miles or 14.8 kilometers. A magnitude 4.8 earthquake rattled central California around noon Tuesday. This story is developing.

  • Lodi police look for 2 seen walking near historic baseball field at time of fire

    LODI — As Lodi police investigate a fire at a historic baseball field as an act of arson, they are also looking for two individuals seen in the area of the field at the time of September’s blaze. The Lodi Police Department released a video of the two people, who appear to be juveniles, walking down a street near Zupo Field on Sunday, Sept. 22. Investigators say they simply want to speak to the two individuals and hope they may […]

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