A man suffered fatal injuries Monday morning after being struck by a vehicle in Woodland, police said. The collision occurred at about 7:50 a.m. near the intersection of East Street and Lemen Avenue in northeast Woodland, where officers arrived to find the pedestrian lying on the roadway, unconscious and suffering from a head injury, Sgt. […]
Lots of dogs and cats are waiting to be adopted at the Yolo County Animal Shelter, 2640 E. Gibson Road in Woodland. Among them is Marla (No. 108579), a 5-month old spayed female domestic brown short-haired tabby. Also hoping for a good home is Bella (No. 108497), a 3-month-old tan-and-white spayed female pit bull mix. Fees […]
By Tiva Lassiter In line with the theme of our summer gallery exhibit, the Davis Art Center will be busy as a beehive in the coming weeks as we plan for the ending celebration of “Cross Pollination: Sharing Art. Sharing Ideas” and the fourth annual Junk2Genius team art competition — both taking place Friday, Sept. […]
MONEY TO BURN … the lead paragraph, written by Enterprise ace Cory Golden last Friday, pretty much says it all: “UC Davis paid two consultants $230,256 to mount its internal affairs investigation of last November’s pepper-spraying of student protesters — an investigation that produced recommendations Chief Matt Carmichael opted to overrule.” … now, there’s nothing […]
The Davis Children’s Chorale is hosting auditions to join the group, which is for 8- to 14-year-olds. To schedule an audition, contact the group’s new director, Janie Knudsen, at (530) 304-3177 or firstname.lastname@example.org before Friday, Sept. 7. The group, previously directed by Rachel Kessler, presents several concerts per year and has traveled to Europe. The chorale […]
Yolo County Fair exhibitors who did not pick up their checks before the fair ended Sunday can pick them up at the fairgrounds office, 1125 East St., Woodland, between 8:30 and 1 p.m. Thursday, or next week during the same times Monday through Thursday. For more information, call the office at (530) 402-2222.
Thirty new mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus in Yolo County, particularly in Woodland, Dunnigan and Knights Landing, the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District announced Monday. The announcement follows aerial spraying last week to control mosquitoes in the latter two communities as well as the rural area between Davis and Woodland. […]
Details What: Davis City Council meeting When: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday Where: Community Chambers, City Hall, 23 Russell Blvd. Watch it: City Government Channel 16 or via webstreaming at www.archive.cityofdavis.org/media The Davis City Council will rule on the Water Advisory Committee’s recommendation at its meeting Tuesday to approve the Woodland-Davis Clean Water Agency project as the […]
To encourage a new generation of younger farmers, the Center for Land-Based Learning started a California Farm Academy. On Saturday, the academy graduated its first class of 18 students.
The program gives students six months of training in topics that range from finances to water management. Students also gain hands-on experience working in farm fields, packing sheds and greenhouses.
“In California, the average age of a farmer is 58,” according to William Hodges of the Center for Land-Based Learning. “There is a clear and present need to recruit …
Raley’s has announced it will close its Bel Air store in Woodland. A statement released by the company last week attributed the closure — and another store closure in Pittsburg — to unresolved conflicts with unions over cost-cutting measures. The Woodland store is at Gibson Road and Pioneer Avenue. “The decision to close the stores was […]
The Yolo County Board of Supervisors recognized earlier this month 20 interns and volunteers currently serving in the Yolo County District Attorney’s office. District Attorney Jeff Reisig started the formal legal internship component of the program shortly after taking office in 2007, with the mission to create an opportunity for law students to have an […]
A sobriety checkpoint west of Woodland on Friday resulted in four arrests for driving under the influence, according to the California Highway Patrol. A total of 505 vehicles traveled through the checkpoint at Highway 16 east of County Road 97 during the four-hour operation, CHP Officer Bryan Konvalin said. Of those, 270 drivers were screened […]
Woodland police are investigating a Sunday incident in which a group of juveniles attempted to throw a destructive device into a local laundromat. Sgt. Aaron Delao said a maintenance worker at The Washhouse, 9 Main St., reported seeing a male juvenile open the rear door of the business at about 3 p.m. while holding up […]
Authorities say a medical condition may have caused a Vallejo man to drive erratically on Interstate 80 while California Highway Patrol officers pursued him from Davis to Sacramento. Officer Bryan Konvalin said the CHP received a call at about 10:30 a.m. Monday of a reckless driver on eastbound I-80 just east of Mace Boulevard. Witnesses […]