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Citrus Heights Police Need Help Identifying Suspect Wearing Gorilla Mask


The Citrus Heights Police Department is looking for both the victim and the suspect in a possible robbery.

Citrus Heights police found digital evidence of a strong-arm robbery on April 20 showing a victim confronted by a suspect,wearing a gorilla mask, who robbed him of his bicycle. 149 more words

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Volunteers tag alcohol with educational message

ROCK FALLS, Ill. (KWQC) — More people drink underage in Illinois than compared to the national average. It’s a statistic a statewide education campaign is trying to bring down. 335 more words


Dixon, IL community comes together to fight heroin addiction

DIXON, IL (KWQC) — For years, we’ve been reporting about the rise in heroin use in our area. Wednesday night, May 6, 2015, dozens in one community came together to take action. 493 more words


Carmichael Man Who Killed Girlfriend on New Year's Gets 5 Years Probation


A Carmichael man who shot and killed his girlfriend on New Year’s Day was sentenced Wednesday.

Steven Michael Lucas, 24, is now serving five years probation after pleading  guilty to involuntary manslaughter. 58 more words

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2015 Kansas Wheat Quality Tour

LAKIN, Kansas– About 20 teams of three to five ag professionals have been checking Kansas wheat fields over the last two days and what they’ve seen isn’t what any farmer wants to hear. 295 more words


Ottawa Star Wars photo shoot brings Humane Society a world of attention

The Ottawa Humane Society shot first. And now the photo essay they conjured up — with the help of the Ottawa Citizen — is being beamed around the planet. 82 more words

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Makapuu crash victim loses left leg, driver arrested

The driver involved in a crash near Makapuu has been arrested for negligent injury.

The crash happened at around 4 p.m. Monday.

Investigators say Aisea Vulangi, 75, was driving a pickup truck that hit 43-year-old Jason Walker, who goes by the name Jason Paul. 255 more words