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Davis police seek help finding a hit and run suspect.


Davis police need help finding a man who hit a motorcyclist, spoke with the victim, but didn't exchange information or help the victim on Wednesday night.

The driver was described as a middle-aged white man with gray facial hair. His vehicle was described as a blue Jeep Wrangler with significant front end damage, said police. Airbags may have been deployed as well.

The collision was on Chiles Road at 11:30 p.m. Davis police received a report of a vehicle collision. When they arrived, they found the motorcyclist with serious injuries.

According to the police report, the victim had been riding his motorcycle on Chiles Road, west of La Vida Road, when a Jeep crossed over the center line and struck him. The driver of the Jeep stopped and spoke with the victim but did not exchange information or call for help.

Davis teen sentenced to life in prison for couple's murders


A Davis teenager convicted of stabbing to death an elderly Davis couple he didn't know was sentenced to 52 years to life in prison on Friday.

A Yolo County Superior Court jury in September found Daniel Marsh, 17, guilty of the first-degree murders of Claudia Maupin and Oliver Northup as they slept on April 14, 2013. Jurors also found true special enhancements of lying in wait, torture and multiple murders.

Court documents stated Marsh stabbed each victim more than 60 times and further mutilated them.

Marsh pled not guilty by reason of insanity.

Central Valley commute patterns signal regional shift

Central Valley commute patterns signal regional shift

STOCKTON — Over the past 35 years, the northern San Joaquin Valley, including San Joaquin, Stanislaus and Merced counties, has become increasingly tied to the economy of Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area. Nowhere is that more obvious than in the explosive growth in the numbers of Central Valley workers who commute north and west every day... Read More

ACE train schedule changes for holidays

ACE train schedule changes for holidays

The Altamont Corridor Express is modifying its train schedule for the holidays... Read More

New regulations to ridesharing services introduced

New regulations to ridesharing services introduced


There was talks of adding new regulations to ridesharing services including Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar.Taxi cab drivers, who feel those services create an unfair market, called on state lawmakers to do something to help their cause.

Assemblyman Adrin Nazarian introduced legislation this week that will address that. The exact details of his bill won't be released until the early part of the new year, but Nazarian's chief of staff told the Sacramento Business Journal that the legislation will add new regulations.

UC Davis leaders head to UN to join push to end food insecurity

UC Davis leaders head to UN to join push to end food insecurity

Leaders from the University of California, Davis — the top-ranked university in the world for agriculture — are scheduled to be at the United Nations on Tuesday, Dec. 9, to join dozens of other universities in pushing to end food insecurity... Read More

Free parking areas in Sacramento and Davis

Free parking areas in Sacramento and Davis

Continuing an annual holiday tradition, the City of Sacramento will again make parking on street, metered parking free through Dec. 25 on evenings and weekends in the Downtown, Midtown and Old Sac neighborhoods... Read More