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Vintage Camper Trailers at Rio Linda Library

Vintage Camper Trailers at Rio Linda Library

On Tuesday, July 26th at 6:00 p.m. Authors Paul and Caroline Lacitinola of Elverta will introduce their book, Vintage Camper Trailers.…

National Night Out scheduled for Tuesday August 2nd

National Night Out scheduled for Tuesday August 2nd

HELLO NEIGHBOR! The Rio Linda Elverta Visions Task Force will be hosting National Night Out, Tuesday, August 2nd at the new…

Rio Pub Grand Opening July 23rd

Rio Pub Grand Opening July 23rd

We’ve all been waiting for a business owner to take over the old 1-4-5 property and do something really spectacular with…

Watt Avenue Partnership PBID 6 month Update

Watt Avenue Partnership PBID 6 month Update

There has been much progress with the Watt Avenue Partnership in the last 6 months since the PBID was formed. …

Amazon Announces Tenth California Fulfillment Center in Sacramento

Amazon Announces Tenth California Fulfillment Center in Sacramento

Amazon.com today announced plans to open its tenth California fulfillment center in Sacramento. The new facility, the fourth California fulfillment center…

Jonnyrae Witt Guilty of Second Degree Murder

Jonnyrae Witt Guilty of Second Degree Murder

Jonnyrae Witt, who forced the lockdown and evacuations of two Rio Linda neighborhoods last year, has been found guilty of murdering his girlfriend…

Community Events & Meetings for July 2016

Community Events & Meetings for July 2016

RIO LINDA/ELVERTA VISIONS TASK FORCE Monday July 11th (Second Monday of each month) 7:00 pm Fire Station 111, 6609 Rio…

CHP North Sacramento to Conduct DUI Checkpoint

CHP North Sacramento to Conduct DUI Checkpoint

The California Highway Patrol (CHP), North Sacramento Area, announces a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Sobriety Checkpoint to be held…

Thieves take $12,000 in Fireworks from Rio Linda Little League

Thieves take $12,000 in Fireworks from Rio Linda Little League

Authorities say thieves stole $12,000 worth of fireworks from a Northern California fireworks fundraiser stand. The theft happened sometime between…

July 2016 Events at the Rio Linda Library

July 2016 Events at the Rio Linda Library

Rio Linda Library, 631 L Street, Rio Linda Sunday & Monday: Closed; Tuesday: Noon – 8 p.m.; Wednesday & Thursday:…

Murder trial set to begin July 6 for Jonnyrae Witt

Murder trial set to begin July 6 for Jonnyrae Witt

The trial for a Rio Linda man accused of shooting his girlfriend in the head with a rifle during an…

Hit and Run Driver Kills Pedestrian on Elverta Road

Hit and Run Driver Kills Pedestrian on Elverta Road

On June 18, 2016, between the hours of 2:00am and 6:00am, an unknown vehicle was traveling eastbound Elverta Road, east…

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Barn Quilt Trail in Rio Linda/Elverta

Barn Quilt Trail in Rio Linda/Elverta

A new American art form is popping up around the Rio Linda area; “barn quilts” are painted quilt-like squares that…

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Lady Knights Win Sac-Joaquin Section D3 Championship

Lady Knights Win Sac-Joaquin Section D3 Championship

RIO LINDA 64, CHRISTIAN BROTHERS 51 Brandy Huffhines scored 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds as the No. 3 seeded Knights toppled the top-seeded Falcons.…

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Vacationing kayaker drowns at Lake Tahoe

Vacationing kayaker drowns at Lake Tahoe

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a kayaker drowned in Lake Tahoe while vacationing with friends and family earlier this week. The Reno…

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Papa’s Pizzeria to Close April 23rd

Papa’s Pizzeria to Close April 23rd

I got this sad news during the little league parade today. After over 35 years as a…

Restaurant review: Fatso’s BBQ and Burritos

Water-Smart Irrigation Workshop Offered by RLECWD

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ACWA Presents Water Leadership Award to Mary Henrici

ACWA Presents Water Leadership Award to Mary Henrici

MONTEREY, CA–(Marketwired – May 04, 2016) –  The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) today presented…

Public Hearing Scheduled for RLECWD Water Rate Increase

RLECWD Selects New General Manager

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Brad Kennedy is new voice of Placerville Speedway

Brad Kennedy is new voice of Placerville Speedway

Placerville Speedway is pleased to announce the hiring of Rio Linda’s Brad Kennedy as the new…

Steven Tiner Finishes 7th at Hanford