| May 19, 2010
Sacramento City Councilman Ray Tretheway is crying foul saying Mayor Kevin Johnson tried to strong arm him into voting for his strong mayor charter amendment. Johnson is trying to get council approval to put the measure on the June ballot. Tretheway...
| May 24, 2010
You have been hearing a lot of noise from both sides of Arizona's immigration law. But most of that noise isn't coming from Arizona.
So what do Arizonans think about the City of Sacramento, banning Arizona because of the immigration law?
"I think it's...
| Oct 16, 2010
| 8:19 PM
BLACKSBURG – When Virginia Tech's Logan Thomas heard the play come down Saturday from the coaches' box through the headset he was wearing on the sideline, it didn't register at first.
It was his moment – his chance to get in a game in a...
| Jun 14, 2010
FOX40, in conjunction with the efforts of Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson, successfully lobbied the Wall Street Journal to include Sacramento on the Weather Map, but have now turned their focus to the Old Grey Lady, The New York Times.
| Jun 27, 2010
| 9:33 PM
— Bubba Watson tried to line up the putt that looked a lot longer than 40 inches on the second playoff hole Sunday.
"When I bent down to get behind it to act like I was lining it up, I was trying to breathe," he said. "I couldn't feel my arms I was...
| Jun 23, 2010
| 9:29 AM
Kevin Johnson's efforts to have "strong mayor" status in Sacramento will have to wait. Tuesday night the Sacramento City Council voted 7-2, rejecting a plan to create a ballot measure for November.
Strong mayor status would have given Johnson the power...
| Jun 23, 2010
After losing support from fellow council members on the strong mayor issue, Mayor Kevin Johnson took aim, calling out each person on the council Tuesday night.
"To try to embarrass them and hurt them. That is uncalled for and it's just unsportsmanlike,"...
| Jun 29, 2010
| 10:48 AM
One week after launching into a thirty-minute lecture following a shoot down by the Sacramento City Council of his "Strong Mayor" initiative, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson further criticized the city council, claiming elected councilmembers had agendas...
| Apr 1, 2010
Sacramento city officials are trying to avoid federal flood sanctions that could cost Natomas homeowners an extra $5 million in flood insurance costs.
City planning officials issued building permits for 35 homes in the Natomas flood zone in violation...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 12:57 PM
To make an announcement about school literacy levels in Sacramento, Mayor Kevin Johnson took a moment to read a book to third graders from Irene West Elementary School.
Tuesday morning Mayor Johnson announced a new reading campaign for the Sacramento...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 4:20 PM
A special assistant to Mayor Kevin Johnson is completely denying a possible new plan to keep the Kings in Sacramento, as has been reported by FOX40's Jim Crandell, based on a meeting the Mayor's office had last fall.
A fan contacted the Mayor's office...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 8:44 AM
City Hall is fighting back! With less than 3 weeks to go before they have to notify the NBA they plan to move the team, the owners of the Sacramento Kings were staggered by a punch from City Hall.
A strongly worded letter from Sacramento City Hall on...