| Jul 22, 2010
Crews are currently removing the massive Butternut tree near the Pioneer Bridge in West Sacramento.
The tree is believed to be the largest Butternut in the United States. It is 22 feet around at it's trunk.
Groups tried to seek an injunction to keep...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 5:14 PM
Neighbors in a West Sacramento neighborhood have been evacuated as SWAT agents move in.
A man is inside a home near Maple and Michigan, and is refusing to come out.
Officials tell FOX40 the man attacked a woman, and cops were called.
| Jan 14, 2011
| 4:00 PM
For five, maybe six decades now, the Auburn Dam project has been a Hot-Button issue like few others in Northern California. Year-in and year-out water escapes the American River because there’s no place to store it. An Auburn Dam could be...
| Sep 15, 2010
An elementary school in West Sacramento was the scene of a tense standoff between police and a suspicious package that later turned out to be harmless.
Police were called to the campus of Holy Cross Elementary School Wednesday after someone located a...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 8:11 AM
A truck carrying Miller High Life beer caught fire in West Sacramento Monday morning.
The driver was going down Jefferson Boulevard around 1:20 a.m. when he noticed his rear brakes had caught fire. He stopped the truck in the middle of the road and...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Someone has taken toys and a bouncy house from a West Sacramento Church.
Center for Spiritual Awareness says they were robbed sometime between Sunday night and Monday evening. They had just purchased children’s toys and playground equipment with...
| May 13, 2011
| 7:13 PM
The arrest of two suspects in the theft of 500 gallons of diesel fuel at the Norcal Beverage fueling station on Saturday led police to search a business on Galveston Street in West Sacramento and the recovery of $10,000 worth of fuel, which is about 2,300...
| Aug 29, 2008
WEST SACRAMENTO - Most California Highway Patrol cars are relatively new. They're generally rotated out of comission every 100,000 miles. It doesn't take long for that to happen. But on some squad cars you'll be seeing on the street, certain things...
| Aug 25, 2008
SACRAMENTO - The Dave Matthews Band show scheduled for this evening at Raley Field in West Sacramento will not take place.
According to a press release received by Fox40 News, Another Planet Entertainment officials were advised earlier this morning...
| Nov 23, 2008
SACRAMENTO - A disturbing start to the weekend for a West Sacramento neighborhood.
A Ford Explorer was engulfed in flames in the parking lot of Bridgeway Island Elementary School.
Inside, firefighters found a burned body.
Police have not ruled out...
| Nov 28, 2008
FOX40 NEWSROOM - Hundreds of people will line up tonight at department stores, toy outlets and electronic retailers hoping to save a penny or two on hot gifts like high-definition TV sets, cookware and clothing.
Black Friday, the largest retail shopping...
| Jan 10, 2009
Three members of the Broderick Boys street gang are going to prison for an attack on Amtrak train employees.
In 2007, the defendants brought an Amtrak Capitol Corridor train to a stop in West Sacramento, then beat up an engineer and roughed up a...