| May 22, 2009
The Yolo County District Attorney's Office has decided not to file charges against a man involved in a deadly shootout in West Sacramento.
Authorities now say Michael Moniz acted in self defense when he returned fire from two other men.
| Mar 5, 2010
Republican state Senator Roy Ashburn has taken a leave of absence after a DUI arrest in Sacramento earlier this week.
Meanwhile, the Sacramento County District Attorney says the senator's blood-alcohol level at the time of arrest was .14, almost twice...
| Mar 8, 2010
Authorities are on the scene of an overturned boat in the river waters of West Sacramento.
People are reportedly trapped atop the overturned boat in waters known as Washington Lake.
The West Sacramento Police Department confirm to FOX40 News an active...
| Sep 24, 2009
Firefighters from Sacramento and Davis are battling a house blaze on Meadowlark Lane in West Sacramento.
The blaze reportedly began in the attic of the two-story home. Scanner traffic had indicated a victim was pulled from the home, but firefighters told...
| Oct 13, 2009
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Update at 4:00pm: FOX40 News at 5:30pm will air as a special report, "After The Storm." Be sure to tune in to see your photos and hear your storm stories, including what to do about...
| Oct 13, 2009
Thousands of people in the area lost power because of the storm. There were outages in El Dorado, Solano, Colusa, Nevada, Placer and Yolo counties. While the bad weather has for the most part passed through Sacramento, but as you just saw, people are...
| Nov 4, 2009
Sacramento area sanitation officials say the fear that California's historic water plan crafted by lawmakers and endorsed by the Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger could raise sewer rates for area homeowners.
"Your monthly rates could conceivably double or...
| Nov 28, 2009
Gusty winds left their mark across the valley Saturday. In Yolo County, the winds knocked over more than 500 trees at the Davis Boy Scouts Christmas Tree farm-- none of the trees was damaged, but there was quite a mess.
"The trees fell over. We just...
| Dec 1, 2009
Prayer's had to be held outside today at the West Sacramento Islamic Center. That's because the inside of the mosque was trashed. Inside there was broken glass where windows were broken from the inside. Thieves took a speaker system and a computer. But it...
| Jul 7, 2009
More than forty-thousand pirated DVDs were seized Tuesday in Sacramento and Yolo Counties. Detectives raided four stores in Sacramento, West Sacramento and Rancho Cordova. All of the stores are owned by the same man, who has been in business for ten...
| Jul 10, 2009
Short sales are on the rise in Sacramento County and West Sacramento.
According to the Sacramento Association of Realtors, there were 1,744 closed escrows last month.
Nearly 17 percent of homes sold in June were short sales and 54 percent were bank...
| Jul 18, 2009
A rare sighting in West Sacramento has many residents a little on edge. A mountain lion was spotted not once, but twice. First, by a man walking along a trail between Lake Washington Boulevard and Gateway Drive. And then, by an expert.
"We had a...