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Fire destroys classroom at Grant High School in Sacramento  Sacramento Bee

A fire destroyed a classroom Sunday night at Grant Union High School in Del Paso Heights, according to the Sacramento Fire Department.



Fire destroys classroom at Grant High School  ABC10.com KXTV

A fire burning Sunday night at in Del Paso Heights destroyed one classroom at Grant High School, according to the Sacramento Fire Department.



California poised to grant high school diplomas retroactively  EdSource

That is what the state of California is poised to tell between 40,000 and 150,000 students who for nearly a decade may have been denied a high school diploma ...



Downey Knights end Grant Pacers' season in D-II Section Playoffs ' HIGHLIGHTS  ABC10.com KXTV

The Thomas Downey Knights of Modesto came into Grant High School on Friday night and ended the Pacers season with a 57-27 victory to advance to the ...



Suspect arrested for arson after fire destroys classroom at Grant High School  ABC10.com KXTV

Adam Prater was arrested for arson and burglary, among other charges, following the incident.



Late-night fire destroys classroom at Grant Union High  The Sacramento Bee

A fire destroyed a classroom Sunday night at Grant High School, according to the Sacramento Fire Department.



Suspect in J.J. Clavo’s slaying to face juvenile trial as new state law is tested  Sacramento Bee

Keymontae Lindsay will be tried as a juvenile in the November 2015 shooting death of Grant High School student-athlete Jaulon “J.J.” Clavo, a Sacramento ...



Sports Standout: Mike Alberghini - "Pacer for Life"  ABC10.com KXTV

Grant Pacers head football coach Mike Alberghini enters his 50th year at Grant High School, 30th as a head coach. He's a living embodiment of program's motto ...



Will Clavo slaying suspect be tried as adult after all? Trial on hold as new law scrutinized  Sacramento Bee

A California appeals court delayed a juvenile trial for Keymontae Lindsay in the 2015 shooting death of Jaulon “J.J.” Clavo to review a new law barring minors ...



One dead, one injured in overnight shooting near Grant High School  ABC10.com KXTV

One person was killed and another was injured in an overnight shooting near Grant Union High School in Del Paso Heights, according to the Sacramento Police ...



Local NFL players to watch during training camp, regular season  ABC10.com KXTV

As football fans all over the world prepare for the NFL season, ABC10 is helping you learn more about the local players around the league.



Where to march in Sacramento on Martin Luther King Jr. Day  Sacramento Bee

Three Sacramento marches honoring Martin Luther King Jr. are expected to draw thousands of attendees Monday. The largest event, March for the Dream, ...



Rocklin teen’s murder sentence in sister’s death upheld, as judge calls new law unconstitutional  Sacramento Bee

Rocklin teen Tanner Wood will be sentenced in April to 16 years to life in state prison for the 2016 murder of his younger sister, a Sacramento judge ordered ...



More parents, less district: LAUSD's new superintendent readies his strategic plan to bring change to LA schools  LA School Report

Six months after taking over as LA Unified's superintendent and vowing to bring change, Austin Beutner is weeks away from unveiling his strategic plan for the ...



No high school diploma? You've got options!  EdSource

If you're done with high school, or about to be, and were unable to graduate, don't give up. You can still get a high school diploma whether you dropped out or ...



Proposed legislation would grant high school rodeo riders PE exemption  EdSource

Updated June 18 with legislative changes and clarifications from the office of Sen. Jean Fuller. High school freshman Jenna Culotta, 14, has a cowboy hat, a bay ...



California joins trend among states to abandon high school exit exam  EdSource

This week Gov. Jerry Brown made official what has been state policy for several years: he signed a bill abolishing the California High School Exit Exam.



Art In Sacramento: Tavarus Blackmon Embraces Playful, Vibrant Images To Explore Gun Violence, Black Identity  Capital Public Radio News

The opening reception of Blackmon's “Exquisite Diversion” is 6-9 p.m. Feb. 1 at Verge Center for the Arts, 625 S Street. It's part of a double show with “The ...



Insight: PolitiFact / Oscar Grant's Father On Uncuffed / Kushman By The Bottle  Capital Public Radio News

PolitiFact's Chris Nichols and Angie Holan fact check statements by Gov. Gavin Newsom and President Donald Trump. Uncuffed host Eli Wirtschafter shares the ...



California's high school graduation rate improves for 7th straight year, but ethnic gaps remain  EdSource

California's high school graduation rate increased to 83.2 percent for the class of 2016, with gains for nearly all ethnic groups though gaps persist, according to ...



Why Grant High, a football power for decades, might be losing some luster  Sacramento Bee

Grant High School has been a football power in the Sacramento region for decades but “times are changing,” says longtime coach Mike Alberghini.



One Grant High School football player dead, another injured in shooting  Sacramento Bee

Grant High School was reeling Friday night after two football players were shot while getting food off campus before a home game. One of the players, a senior, ...



49ers select Kevin Grant of San Mateo High School as the 2017 Week 3 Player of the Week  49ers.com

The 49ers High School Player of the Week Award for week 3 goes to Kevin Grant of San Mateo High School in San Mateo, CA.



SB 1391, the California bill that protects juvenile killers from being tried as adults hurts victims  The Sacramento Bee

A bill to protect juveniles from being tried as adults for horrendous crimes – SB 1391 – awaits Gov. Jerry Brown giving it a thumbs up or down, and putting it in to ...



Frustration, Chaos As Camp Wildfire Recovery Drags On, Death Toll Climbs To 79  Capital Public Radio News

Mourners carry electronic candles during a vigil for Camp Fire victims on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at the First Christian Church of Chico in Chico, Calif.



The Sacramento area has won 16 state basketball titles. Here's what sets each apart  Sacramento Bee

Since the CIF State basketball tournament started in 1982, 16 Sacramento-area high school teams, girls and boys, ended the season with trophies. Each was ...



Cardinals, State Farm agree to stadium naming rights deal  FOX 10 News Phoenix

GLENDALE, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Out with the old and in with the new. Workers wasted no time Tuesday morning, removing the lettering outside the former University of ...



Thousands march through Sacramento streets to honor Martin Luther King Jr.  Sacramento Bee

It seemed inevitable the two Martin Luther King Jr. Day marches would collide. On Monday, when Black Lives Matter-Sacramento protesters began passing by ...



Muralists Give Sacramento A Paint Job During Wide Open Walls Art Festival  Capital Public Radio News

Jenn Ponci's Wide Open Walls mural, on the corner on 16th and I streets, is a California-themed piece that features a bear with its cub in a field of poppies.



What schools and parents need to know to support transgender students  EdSource

As superintendent of Benicia Unified School District, Janice Adams found herself face to face with a first when a mother asked what Adams could do to support ...



Insight: Political Junkie / Transformative Climate Communities / 'The Journey Of Harriet Tubman'  Capital Public Radio News

The Political Junkie fills us in on Trump's national emergency. We learn about Sacramento's green communities. We preview the Sacramento Master Singer's ...



The Street Academy Turns Forty  East Bay Express

The little-known Oakland Emiliano Zapata Street Academy helps students who drop out or are kicked out of other schools.



Our school's too white? Outraged parents vow to lie about their child's race to keep their school from losing teachers  LA School Report

White parents who stand to lose teachers and counselors at their neighborhood public school in Los Angeles are changing their ethnic status with LA Unified to ...



Teen accused in murder of JJ Clavo charged as adult  Sacramento Bee

Keymontae Lindsey made his first court appearance Monday in the November shooting death of popular Grant Union High School student and football player ...



Popular Grant drum line prepares for prized D.C. appearance  Sacramento Bee

The booming sound of drums punctuated every touchdown, completed pass and first down during New San Juan High's homecoming football game earlier this ...



Map | Martin Luther King Day march routes in Sacramento  Sacramento Bee

Thousands of people are expected to join one of two marches in Sacramento on Monday, January 15, 2018, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.



Sacramento black pastor to Trump: You’ve ‘given us a new hope.’ Now he faces a backlash  The Tribune

A prominent pastor from a North Sacramento church was among a group of black religious leaders who met with President Donald Trump this week at the White ...



Governor signs bill allowing diplomas for students who failed exit exam  EdSource

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that will allow some students who failed the California High School Exit Exam to receive a high school diploma retroactively.



Need to know: Dixon vice mayor facing recall, Thai soccer team rescued  ABC10.com KXTV

Activists are pushing for Dixon Vice Mayor Ted Hickman, who wrote a homophobic op-ed, to resign. All 12 members of a Thai boys' soccer team and their coach ...



Rodeo riders lose bid for physical education exemption as cheerleading advances  EdSource

High school rodeo riders who stood to be exempted from state physical education requirements have lost that possibility, at least for the 2015 legislative year, ...



Broncos draft former Grant, American River star Devontae Booker  Sacramento Bee

Saturday was a good day for local football products with initials D.B., stars who have excelled at every level with the real challenges looming.



Teen arrested in killing of J.J. Clavo faces arraignment as an adult  Sacramento Bee

Sacramento police announced the arrest Thursday of a 16-year-old in the shooting death of a popular Grant Union High School football player in November, ...



Panthers LB Shaq Thompson holds youth football camp in Sacramento  ABC10

Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson, a native of Sacramento's Del Paso Heights community, returned to Grant High School to hold his inaugural free ...



Oakland Raiders score game-winning TD on last play to defeat Kansas City: Recap, score, stats  OregonLive.com

Quarterback Derek Carr throws game-winning touchdown pass to wide receiver Michael Crabtree on the game's final play as the Raiders defeat Kansas City ...



Nicole Clavo: Turning personal tragedy into a mission to help others  ABC10

On Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, Nicole Clavo's life would forever change. Her son Jaulon 'JJ' Clavo was a 17-year-old football player at Grant High School. He and his ...



Uncertain impact of California's high school exit exam  EdSource

As the state looks to replace the California High School Exit Exam with a new version, or eliminate it altogether as a graduation requirement, it remains difficult to ...



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Jamal Walton Leads The Pack With Top All-Time 400m Mark  MileSplit

Last spring at the Pan-American Junior Athletics Championships, Jamal Walton ran one of the top marks ever by a high school athlete. Walton threw down a ...



Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...



Athletics Unlimited Sports Standout: Pacific women's water polo  ABC10.com KXTV

There are only three college programs that have won a national championship in women's water polo over the last 17 years but the University of Pacific Tigers ...



DAs should fight Gov. Brown's decision to spare juvenile killers adult trials  The Sacramento Bee

The district attorneys in Sacramento and Yolo counties – at some point, maybe all state DAs – are going to fight Gov. Jerry Brown on his 11th-hour approval of a ...



Bill calls for a time out on the high school exit exam  EdSource

The California High School Exit Exam would be suspended for several years and its role would be re-examined under a bill introduced last week by the chair of ...



Cal Football Recruiting Wire- The Defensive Line, Year One A.T.  California Golden Blogs

A preview of Cal's defensive line recruiting targets. Who are we after? Can Coach Howard continue the DL recruiting success Cal experienced with that other ...



Fate of high school exit exam undecided  EdSource Today

While the state's standardized testing program is being revamped during the transition to the new Common Core State Standards, the fate of the high school exit ...



Insight: Capitol Chat / Sacramento Youth Symphony / Sound Advice With Nick Brunner  Capital Public Radio News

LA Times reporter Sarah Wire tells us about California's Congressional power. We preview an upcoming performance by the Sacramento Youth Symphony. Hey ...



Legislature expected to exempt students who couldn't take exit exam  EdSource

Students in the class of 2015 who haven't passed the California High School Exit Exam may be able to graduate soon, based on action planned this week in the ...



Violent crime rising faster in Sacramento than in other large cities, study finds  Sacramento Bee

Violent crime rose faster during the first six months of 2015 in Sacramento than in any of the 25 largest U.S. cities tracked in an annual FBI crime report, ...



Sacramento police arrest 20 suspected Strawberry Manor gang members  Sacramento Bee

A Sacramento Police Department investigation into a Strawberry Manor neighborhood gang has resulted in the arrest of 20 suspected gang members.



Insight: Political Junkie / California GOP Convention / New Voter Research / Musician Mikel Paul  Capital Public Radio News

The Political Junkie tells us what to expect from Michael Cohen's Congressional testimony. Ben Adler recaps the California GOP Convention. Mindy Romero ...



Insight: Cal Fire Update / News Network On Mendocino Complex And Carr Fires / Capital Dance Project Previews New Show  Capital Public Radio News

Cal Fire Deputy Communications Director Mike Mohler updates us on the wildfires burning throughout Northern California, including the Mendocino Complex ...



Sacramento is hiring its first black police chief. Here’s what he’s up against.  Sacramento Bee

Sacramento looks to hire the first African American police chief in city history in Roseville police Chief Daniel Hahn, a native of Oak Park and Sacramento High ...



Insight: Mapping Literacy In Sacramento / The Brown Family Legacy / Art Critique Comedy Show / Trails And Vistas Art Hikes  Capital Public Radio News

A new map tracks childhood literacy in Sacramento County. We preview the Art Critique comedy show. Author and journalist Miriam Pawel tells us about her ...



Insight: Capitol Chat / Find Yourself In California's Legislature / Folk Musician John McCutcheon  Capital Public Radio News

Capitol Bureau Chief Ben Adler reports on Gov. Gavin Newsom's first budget proposal. CALmatters reporter Elizabeth Castillo explains reporting on the ...



Housing, Homelessness And The California Dream  Capital Public Radio News

For many, the California Dream has been shrunk down to keeping a place to live.



Sacramento, California’s Grant High School’s offensive line averages 312 pounds  FanSided

This story is absolutely insane, but awesome at the same time. Now, I'm a former offensive lineman myself and I'm on the heavy side as well. When I was playing ...



Insight: Use Of Force Debate At The Capitol / Newsom In El Salvador / Republic FC Stadium Update  Capital Public Radio News

Ben Adler joins us as a committee considers new police use of force legislation. We talk with Wendy Carrillo and Elizabeth Aguilera about Gov. Gavin Newsom's ...



After Four Decades, Golden State Killer Suspect Arrested In Sacramento  Capital Public Radio News

Sacramento Sheriff's vehicles outside the Citrus Heights home of a suspect arrested in connection with the Golden State Killer case. Andrew Nixon / Capital ...



UC Davis Professor Shares Memoir On 'Dancing in Blackness'  Capital Public Radio News

A UC Davis professor who has been involved with dance and black popular culture for more than 40 years has released a new memoir. "Dancing in Blackness" ...



Insight: Updates On The Butte County Wildfire / California's Close Congressional Contest / Combating Nuclear Weapons  Capital Public Radio News

CapRadio's Bob Moffitt and Ezra David Romero give the latest updates on the wildfire in Butte County. Ben Adler discusses California's unresolved ...



Insight: The Big One Podcast / Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs / Sacramento Theatre Company Previews 'Oh, Freedom!'  Capital Public Radio News

We talk with the team behind KPCC's The Big One Podcast about earthquakes. Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs updates us on the state of the guaranteed income ...



Sacramento's first female police officers honored with keys to the city  ABC10

On December 13, 1974. Flossie Crump and Felicia Allen graduated from the police academy and became the first two female "patrol" officers of the Sacramento ...



Insight: Political Junkie / New Gender-Affirming Laws / 'Waitress' Dance Masterclass  Capital Public Radio News

Steven Good and Christine Dwyer in the Broadway On Tour presentation of WAITRESS at the Sacramento Community Center Theater. The show runs from Dec.



Insight Special Coverage: No Criminal Charges For Officers Who Killed Stephon Clark  Capital Public Radio News

This March 18, 2018 photo, courtesy of the family, shows Stephon Clark at 5:20 p.m. in the afternoon before he died in a hail of police gunfire in the backyard of ...



Insight Special Coverage: Sacramentans Speak Out At City Council Meeting After DA, AG Decline To File Charges Against Officers  Capital Public Radio News

People began shouting "shut it down" during Tuesday's Sacramento City Council meeting, largely focused on the police response to Monday's Stephon Clark ...



Insight: California's New Laws / Great Question! On Sacramento's Tree Canopy / Sound Advice With Nick Brunner  Capital Public Radio News

Ben Adler fills us in on new laws taking effect on Jan. 1. We hear about the first story in CapRadio's Great Question! series. Hey, Listen! host Nick Brunner joins ...



Insight: Political Junkie / Sac City School Budget Cuts / CalFire Update / Climate Change And Agriculture  Capital Public Radio News

Bruce Palmer prepares to tow a truck scorched by the Delta Fire on Interstate 5 in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest near Shasta Lake on Thursday, Sept.



Insight: Capitol Chat / Sound Advice On The Jazz Congress / Playwright Dalrymple MacAlpin  Capital Public Radio News

We look at PG&E's bankruptcy plans and Gavin Newsom's first weeks in office with Ben Adler. Gary Vercelli shares some tracks he discovered at the Jazz ...



Former Kings DeMarcus Cousins and Matt Barnes offer to pay for Stephon Clark's funeral  Sacramento Bee

Former Sacramento Kings players DeMarcus Cousins and Matt Barnes have reached out to the family of Stephon Clark to cover the cost of the funeral, sources ...



Why Sacramento County has so many teen murders – and many are unsolved  Sacramento Bee

Violence has claimed the lives of 114 teens in Sacramento since 2007, with a higher murder rate than state and national averages for this age group. Nearly all ...



Insight: Transgender Teen On Getting Healthcare / Legislative Analyst Mac Taylor / Musicians Mino Yanci And SOL Development  Capital Public Radio News

We look at an example how the health care system is struggling to keep up with transgender teenagers. We speak with retiring California legislative analyst Mac ...



Crime fell across Sacramento in 2016, especially in city's toughest council district  Sacramento Bee

About 3560 violent crimes were reported in Sacramento during 2016, down by 55, or 1.5 percent, from 2015. Nationwide, crime statistics are only available for ...



Scores on exit exam hold steady  EdSource Today

The latest results of the California High School Exit Exam echoed a similar refrain from past years, with the number of seniors passing the test holding steady ...



Martin Luther King Jr. march routes | Sacramento  Sacramento Bee

Thousands of people are expected to join one of two marches Monday in Sacramento in honor of the late Martin Luther King Jr.



Insight: Pamela Lopez On We Said Enough / Fair Political Practices Commission's AdWATCH / PolitiFact California / Armenian Food Festival  Capital Public Radio News

Pamela Lopez discusses sexual harassment. FPPC Chair Alice Germond tells us how the agency enforces election rules. PolitiFact California reporter Chris ...



Insight: Wildfire Survivor Who Stayed In Paradise / Gun Violence Research / Holiday Wines / Musician Katie Knipp  Capital Public Radio News

Dr. Garen Wintemute, an emergency room physician at the University of California, Davis, Medical Center, poses for a photo at the hospital in Sacramento, Calif., ...



Insight: PolitiFact Lie Of The Year / Rebuilding After Wildfire / How Children Learn Language / Peter Petty Holiday Show  Capital Public Radio News

PolitiFact joins us to tell us about their Lie of the Year. We talk about how communities rebuild after wildfire. The UC Davis MIND Institute previews an event ...



In 10 years, 114 Sacramento teenagers died violently. Here are all of them  Sacramento Bee

Search this list of the 114 teens who died violently in the Sacramento region since 2007.



Teen convicted in Davis couple's death to get juvenile review  Sacramento Bee

Daniel William Marsh was sentenced in 2014 for killing an elderly couple in their beds in a gruesome 2013 knife attack. An appeals court recently ruled that ...



Insight: PolitiFact California / The Cases For And Against Measure U / On Your Feet! Comes To Sacramento  Capital Public Radio News

Mauricio Martinez as Emilio Estefan and Christie Prades as Gloria Estefan and the company of the Broadway On Tour presentation of ON YOUR FEET! Oct. 30 ...



Insight: Rent Control And Measure U / Butterflies And Climate Change / Artist Melissa Uroff / Nell Robinson And Jim Nunnally Perform  Capital Public Radio News

Reporter Bob Moffitt updates us on rent control and Measure U. Dr. Art Shapiro tells us about how climate change is affecting California's butterflies.



At Stephon Clark 'Peace Rally,' Former Sacramento King Matt Barnes Vows To Be 'Driving Force' For Police Reform, Racial Justice  Capital Public Radio News

Rev. Shane Harris and former Sacramento Kings player Matt Barnes hold Stephon Clark's children, Cairo, 1, and Aiden, 3, while addressing the crowd gathered ...



Hughson Principal Davis will be inducted into Sac-Joaquin Section Hall of Fame  Modesto Bee

For more than two decades, Davis has worked behind the scenes at the section level to shape the framework of high school athletics in the Central Valley.



Insight: Takeaways The Morning After The Midterms  Capital Public Radio News

Insight with Beth Ruyak was preempted this morning for special coverage of President Trump's and Democratic Representative Nancy Pelosi's new conferences.



Insight: Wildfire Update / Author David Covin's New Novel / Fashionista Boyfriend Performs / Sound Advice: Daydream Festival  Capital Public Radio News

CalFire officials give us an update on wildfires burning throughout the state. Author David Covin tells us about his new book,



Insight: PolitiFact California / Mendocino Complex Fires / Haggin Museum Highlights Women Artists / The DeadBeats Perform  Capital Public Radio News

PolitiFact California tells us about their checks on the 4th Congressional District race. People on the scene update us on the Mendocino Complex fires.



Insight: Political Junkie On The Midterms / Latina Voting Power / Poet Rae Gouirand / Painter Mya Louw  Capital Public Radio News

The Political Junkie looks forward to tomorrow's midterm election. Mindy Romero tells us about new research into the voting power of Latinas. Poet Rae ...



Insight: Building Up Black Youth / New Music From Folk Duo me&you / California's Baseball History  Capital Public Radio News

CapRadio's Sammy Caiola discusses efforts to build better futures for black youth in the wake of the Stephon Clark shooting. Sibling folk duo me&you release ...



Counter Culture: Tori’s Place is a soul food find  Sacramento Bee

Tori's Place doesn't look like much. The soul food restaurant is housed in a little wood building painted vivid violet – a step up from being a shack, really ...



Insight: Racial Disparities In Sacramento's Neighborhoods / Dissect Podcast Launches Season Three / 'American In Paris' Takes Stage  Capital Public Radio News

Sociologist Jesus Hernandez on how decades-old policy segregated Sacramento's neighborhoods. Dissect creator Cole Cuchna on the podcast's third season.



Insight: Six Months Since Stephon Clark / Linda Ronstadt / Book Of Mormon Sing Along  Capital Public Radio News

We look at Sacramento six months after the shooting of Stephon Clark by police with CapRadio Senior Editor Nick Miller. Linda Ronstadt tells us about her life ...



Wide Open Walls Mural Festival Brings Splash Of Color To Streets Of Sacramento  Capital Public Radio News

Wide Open Walls will bring 40 new murals to the streets of Sacramento from local and international artists. Founder David Sobon and artist Ursula X. Young join ...



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