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NorCalX is a daily podcast dedicated to covering all the happenings of Northern California.From news, weather, social issues, health and the environment.In person interviews will be sprinkled in when time permits.

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Tuesday March 24, 2020 News, Northern California

March 23 2020 #CoronaVirus #TrueCrime #Crime #Marysville #EastBay #SanFrancisco #Quarantine #COVID19 #restaurants #SupplyChain #economy #politics #California #NorCal #YubaSutter #casinos #sacramento #BayArea #CCPVirus ◦ Sacramento County coronavirus count jumps to 88 cases. 4th death reported ◦ Trump to postpone Real ID deadline because of coronavirus, giving relief to California DMV ◦ Man arrested in suspected gang shooting in Woodland, police say ◦ Yellowstone National Park defies calls to close gates as coronavirus spreads ◦ Report to Sacramento County probation officers with a phone call to slow coronavirus ◦ California now says it needs 50,000 more hospital beds to meet coronavirus surge ◦ YMCA offering free lunches to kids in Sacramento during coronavirus school closures ◦ Sacramento region’s air quality expected to improve as coronavirus order cuts traffic ◦ Three men arrested for target shooting with stolen gun, Yolo County sheriff says ◦ Refrigerator fire causes evacuation of Elk Grove-area Safeway store ◦ Sutter Health Care Options During COVID-19 ◦ 21 Million Fewer Cellphone Users in China May Suggest a High CCP Virus Death Toll

37mins

24 Mar 2020

Rank #1

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Thursday Feb 6 2020 News, Northern California

Thursday Feb 6 2020  HGTV video submission wrap party Thursday night  YCPD accepting applications for Citizen’s Academy  An ‘urgent’ bill could change California voter rules just 4 weeks before election  This ‘Census’ form in your mailbox isn’t from the government. Here’s who sent it out and why  Want a do-over on that California driver’s license photo? You could soon get your chance  Knights Landing triple murderer granted parole after serving 31 years in prison  California’s newest union? Childcare workers turn in petitions  Sacramento police look for man accused of sexually assaulting victim at knifepoint  One dead, another injured in Roseville apartment shooting. Police question suspect  Wanted in Butte County, CHP arrests pair near Auburn’s historic courthouse   Cyborg jellyfish? California scientists create sci-fi sea creature to explore oceans  Here’s where leaders plan to run new Diridon Station tracks through San Jose  San Jose police release video of suspects in fatal stabbing  Peninsula woman sues over alleged beauty scam using ‘endorsements’ by Oprah, Jessica Alba, Sandra Bullock, Jennifer Aniston  LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner to step down after 11 years  Retail apocalypse spares robust Bay Area property market  Milpitas: Convicted felon arrested on gun charges  ‘I was just trying to merge, and this angry driver kept speeding up’: Roadshow  In-N-Out now selling shoes that sport the iconic palm tree logo  Judge’s European vacation may force mistrial in huge Richmond murder case; trial has spanned months and cost estimated $600,000  Artistic dinosaur looms large at Children’s Discovery Museum  Froyo shop makes the move from Santana Row to Valley Fair  Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation raised fund for 198 salad bars in underserved schools in the Bay Area  Grand theft suspect rammed police car before cop shot him  Prosecutors say Norteños behind cold case Antioch homicide  Sunnyvale man embezzled $127,000 from employer, DA says .Jorge Quezada’s unauthorized transactions discovered during company audit in 2018  Sunnyvale won’t pay for Orchard Heritage Park Museum expansion study   Bay Area megachurch pastor under fire for not reporting volunteer’s declared attraction to minors  Hoyul Steven Choi’s Millionaire’s Bacon comes to Rockridge  New Oakland resturant    Woman fatally stabbed in Hayward.The stabbing happened Tuesday not far from Southland Mall   cannabis company co-founded by Whoopi Goldberg, is closing up shop  Self-driving car to be part of East Bay city’s school auto classes  Local Motors donates 'Olli' autonomous car to Pittsburg High Foxconn heir pays $75 million for two side-by-side California mansions  Facebook, Twitter allow conservative group’s ‘false’ election claim  Co-defendant testifies to events that led to alleged kidnapping  Testimony part of fifth day of trafficking, pimping trial  Sacramento police look for man accused of sexually assaulting victim at knifepoint  Flights carrying coronavirus evacuees from Wuhan, China, arrive at Travis AFB in California 

22mins

6 Feb 2020

Rank #2

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Monday March 2 2020 News, Northern Caliornia

-THE SURGEON GENERAL WANTS AMERICANS TO STOP BUYING FACE MASKS -Opinion: California losing its crusade to reduce carbon emissions -UC Santa Cruz terminates 54 workers in pay-raise dispute -Coronavirus: Five new cases in Santa Clara, Alameda and Solano counties -Sacramento Sheriff’s Office identifies suspect in fatal wellness center stabbings -Jail inmates sew quilts for victim services -Know the Road with the CHP: Is it legal to drive without shoes? -A WOMAN LED A TRINITY COUNTY SHERIFF DEPUTY ON A HIGH-SPEED VEHICLE PURSUIT -TSA announces new security measures at Sacramento International Airport checkpoints -Fresno ranked 11th on list of cities with worst speeding problems

36mins

2 Mar 2020

Rank #3

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Wednesday March 11 2020 News Northern California

March 11 2020 NEWS Hashtags #GoldenState #California #Elections #Fraud #Corruption #Crime #TrueCrime #CoronaVirus #Sacramento #BayArea #Quarantine #Murder #Pedogate #UCBerkeley #SantaClaraCounty #PlacerCounty #EastBay #YubaCity #Homeless #Homelessness #HumanitarianCrisis #RoadRage #SacTown #CrimeRings #cartels #Earthquakes #Supermoon -Santa Clara County woman is state’s second coronavirus death -Coronavirus: UC Berkeley suspends in-person classes until after spring break -Man arrested in suspected fatal road-rage shooting had weapons cache, untraceable gun, police say -Who should get homelessness funding? Mayors, state in tug-of-war -Contra Costa man who impregnated 11-year-old loses bid for new trial -East Bay woman sentenced to federal prison for embezzling $343,000 from Oakland nonprofit -Pleasant Hill man admits to producing child porn -Worm supermoon is illuminating the sky this week -Nine post office burglaries in seven months: Are they the work of the same suspect? -Federal prosecutor fatally shoots self and newlywed wife -Cluster of 10 earthquakes rattles northern California coastal towns. Largest is 5.8 -What coronavirus means for California state workers: Telecommuting, sick time - Man allegedly stabs Berkeley dog-walker, bites passerby who intervened

38mins

11 Mar 2020

Rank #4

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Episode 2 Paul Carras Master Butcher Taylors Market Land Park Sacramento Ca

eat Department Manager Paul Carras grew up in the neighborhood and started at Taylor's when he was 15 as a clean-up kid. Paul played baseball and football in high school and threw the Javelin in college at Sacramento state. Paul will compete with team USA at the world's butchers challenge in the fall at golden one area in Sacramento California. Paul discusses the challenges of running an old school butcher counter and why he loves what he does and why every community needs a butcher like Paul in their own community.  https://www.taylorsmarket.com  Instagram @paul_carras2@taylorsmarket 

45mins

9 Mar 2020

Rank #5

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Friday Feb 28 2020 News

Feb 28 2020 Friday HASHTAGS #America #Holiday #Sacramento #CoronaVirus #California #NorCal #YubaCity #Marysville #Podcast #Crime #RICOact #Justice #TrueCrime #Farming #SanJose #Mexico #COVID19 #BayArea #Cannabis #SanFrancisco #SantaClara #EastBay #PGE #Fraud #Corruption #Homeless #Homelessness #Fresno ARTICLES: -Japanese Firefighters training in Butte County this week -Arrest made in assault and robbery of an elderly Chinese man collecting recyclables in Bayview -Whistleblower: US workers not protected when greeting evacuees -San Carlos: Deputies seek man who tried to lure boy into car -Coroner releases tattoo photo, hoping public can help identify crash victim -Joe Rogan – known for comedy, podcasts and UFC – visiting Sacramento to end his tour -Man sexually assaulted and threatened 5-year-old girl, Sacramento County DA says -PG&E faces record $2.1 billion penalty over Northern California wildfires that killed dozens -Mumbling to ‘watch out,’ police say man with hunting knife seen on Sac State campus -Former Merced County Sheriff's Deputy accused of embezzling more than $100K -Fresno woman charged with attempted murder after slamming car into woman -Sacramento mural defaced with graffiti - business owner disappointed and discouraged -Shot fired at Visalia home hours after pipe bomb left at doorstep -Round Table Pizza delivery driver robbed in Fresno -Fresno jewelry robbing scam -Central Valley wrestling coach arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting student -BriarPatch presents WASTED! on Feb 27 -Controlled burn escapes in Butte County -Walnut Creek arrest reveals secret world of child sex trafficking; girls as young as 9 allegedly being bought and sold in the Bay Area

42mins

28 Feb 2020

Rank #6

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Interview 2 Ben Rice Barley & me host

Podcast / comedy host craft beer enthusiast Ben Rice has 120 episodes of his podcast and he has been podcasting since 2015. We sit down together and we talk about beer, podcasting, comedy. Ben has lived in Sacramento for the better part of his life and travels to breweries and has conversations with the makers of your favorite beers and the people who drink them. Listen to his podcast Barley & me podcast. I’m very excited to talk with Ben and have my first video uploaded to YouTube. 

39mins

2 Mar 2020

Rank #7

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Friday Feb 7 News, Northern California

Feb 7 2020   Friday News  1. Cyborg jellyfish? California scientists create sci-fi sea creature to explore oceans  2. Here’s where leaders plan to run new Diridon Station tracks through San Jose  3. San Jose police release video of suspects in fatal stabbing  4. Peninsula woman sues over alleged beauty scam using ‘endorsements’ by Oprah, Jessica Alba, Sandra Bullock, Jennifer Aniston  5. LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner to step down after 11 years  6. Retail apocalypse spares robust Bay Area property market  7. Co-defendant testifies to events that led to alleged kidnapping  8. CHP officer honored for saving woman’s life  9. YWA granted $4.5 million for project  10. Suspect arrested following weekend carjacking, assault  11. Delta King among 6 Sacramento County restaurants closed by inspectors in the last week 

44mins

7 Feb 2020

Rank #8

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Saturday March 21 2020 News

Mar 21 2020 Saturday News #CoronaVirus #TrueCrime #Crime #Marysville #EastBay #SanFrancisco #Quarantine #COVID19 #restaurants #SupplyChain #economy #politics #California #NorCal #YubaSutter #casinos #sacramento #Uber #BayArea #PGE ◦ PG&E makes deal with Gov. Newsom on bankruptcy demands. ‘End of business as usual,’ he says ◦ California is asking state workers to consider changing jobs in coronavirus outbreak ◦ Covered California re-opens enrollment amid expected surge in coronavirus cases ◦ California beer, wine and weed companies get creative during coronavirus stay-at-home order ◦ Workers at 2 California prisons have coronavirus; 4 inmates at Mule Creek being observed ◦ Nurses protest to demand safety and equipment as they treat coronavirus patients ◦ Marysville man arrested after police say he stabbed fiancée in neck during a fight ◦ Raley’s posting off-duty deputies outside some stores during coronavirus crisis ◦ Truck plows into Auburn restaurant, which was empty due to coronavirus, police say ◦ Serial child molestation suspect arrested on 99 charges, with more possible victims ◦ Tax Day just got pushed back amid the coronavirus pandemic

38mins

22 Mar 2020

Rank #9

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Monday Presidents Day Feb 16 2020

Feb 16 2020 President's Day Edition SHOW HASHTAGS #PresidentsDay #America #Holiday #PlinyTheYounger #Beer #Cannabis #California #NorCal #YubaCity #Marysville #Kombucha #Podcast #JoeRogan #Entheogens #Mushrooms #Ayuhuasca #Crime #Narcos #CatholicChurch #RICOact #Justice #TrueCrime #Gilroy #Garlic #Farming #MorganHill #SanJose #Mexico

47mins

17 Feb 2020

Rank #10

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Monday Feb 3 2020 News, Northern California

FEB 3 2020   MONDAY NEWS  - CAST­ING CALL FOR HOME TOWN TAKEOVER  - ALL SWEET THINGS MUST COME TO AN END   -  UPDATE: CITRUS HEIGHTS POLICE IDENTIFY ARMED SUSPECT WHO BARRICADED HIMSELF IN HOME  - MAN HOSPITALIZED AFTER LEADING POLICE ON CAR CHASE THROUGH NATOMAS AND WEST SACRAMENTO  -  MOTORCYCLIST KILLED ON CAPITAL CITY FREEWAY NEAR MARCONI AFTER LOSING CONTROL OF BIKE  - HUNDREDS OF GALLONS OF HOMEMADE BOOZE FOUND BEFORE INMATE SUPER BOWL PARTY, CA JAIL SAYS  -  MAN DIES AFTER BEING SHOT DURING ARGUMENT OVER SUPER BOWL  - OXYCONTIN HEIRESS MADELEINE SACKLER PAYS $3.04 MILLION CASH FOR CALIFORNIA HOME  -  AB5: A PROBLEM IN TRANSLATION  - SIX CONFIRMED CASES OF NOVEL CORONAVIRUS IN CALIFORNIA 

25mins

3 Feb 2020

Rank #11

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Sunday 2 2020 News Northern California

Feb 2 2020 Sun Northern California News - Pre­lim­i­nary hear­ing is sched­uled for ex-Sutter County de­part­ment head - Sutter Co - Man charged with human trafficking and pimping - court resume next week - USDA branching out to low income houses - California faces $1.2 billion budget hit after Trump administration rejects Medi-Cal proposal - Two men convicted in connection with gang-related assault, shooting - Citrus Heights police arrest armed man who barricaded self inside home - Woodland woman ordered to pay $2.5M in restitution after I-5 DUI crash involving weed - Pedestrian killed in south Sacramento Highway 99 crash identified by coroner - Valley Springs man arrested on suspicion of ‘forcible sexual activity’ with youth, 13 - Man arrested at Natomas apartment on suspicion of pimping, pandering in Auburn - Taco Bell Cantina to open in downtown Sacramento this week

21mins

2 Feb 2020

Rank #12

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Friday Feb 21 2020

FEB 21 2020 NEWS HASHTAGS: #YubaCity #Marysville #California #Sacramento #BayArea #EastBay #News #Homelessness #Crime #Government #TrueCrime #DomesticViolence #Google #NorCal #SolarPower #Water #SolarPanels #SanFrancisco #SanJose #Apple #BigTech #Politics #Fraud #Corruption #Oakland #LawEnforcement • Bok Kai Temple Museum ready to open to the public • Linda man released after pleading no contest to abuse of child • Bill to simplify occupational licensing introduced • Olivehurst man pleads no contest to lewd acts with child • Man sentenced to three years in prison for abuse of young relative • Hatchet-bearing man claiming to be Jesus arrested for Placerville burglary, police say • Sacramento State student tells police she ran from masked robber with knife on campus • Paraglider crashes into power lines near Yuba County Airport, causing outages in area • Sacramento man arrested in store robbery and clerk assault, sheriff’s officials say • Sacramento homeless advocates vow more port-a-potties are coming to city, county land • Santa Clara County declares first coronavirus case fully recovered • San Jose: Woman killed after driving off I-680 • Several injured, one arrested in wrong-way Highway 17 DUI crash • Santa Clara County’s homeless prevention program is only serving a third of those seeking help • Apple gets restraining order against alleged Tim Cook stalker • Fake California employers help borderline borrowers qualify for mortgages • New law would allow Sacramento to clear homeless camps from levees, some downtown streets • Oakland police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick ousted by commission

51mins

21 Feb 2020

Rank #13

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Tuesday Feb 25 2020 News

Feb 25 2020 Tuesday Edition HASHTAGS #America #Holiday #Sacramento #CoronaVirus #California #NorCal #YubaCity #Marysville #Podcast #Crime #RICOact #Justice #TrueCrime #Farming #SanJose #Mexico #COVID19 #BayArea #Cannabis #SanFrancisco #SantaClara #EastBay #PGE #Fraud #Corruption #Homeless #Homelessness ARTICLES: -Man who shot himself in front of Sacramento deputies is dead, sheriff’s officials say -Yolo County Sheriff’s Office reveals new details about elderly man killed in his home -Sacramento sheriff’s deputies searching neighborhood for suspect who shot woman -Attorneys for East Area Rapist suspect want more lawyers, investigators to defend client -PG&E fires debris hauler on California wildfire cleanup, alleging over-billing and payoffs -Update: Sacramento State professor escorted out of lecture hall says he’s on personal leave -Ready for high 70s? Sacramento forecast to break at least 3 heat records this week -18-year-old dead, driver arrested in possible Redwood City DUI -Motorcyclist dies after collision, falling off Highway 87 connector -Bay Area dissatisfaction: Rich, poor, young and old unhappy here -Lost in Sacramento jail? Lawsuit alleges DUI suspect held 27 days without charges -Judge suspends plan to move coronavirus patients from Travis AFB to Costa Mesa -Marysville benefiting financially from recreational cannabis sales -79-year old Nevada City man in custody on domestic violence and torture charges -Live Oak man charged with murder from June collision -Man accused of running over CHP officer to appear in court -Beehives stolen from local apiary -Man arrested after allegedly striking mother

1hr

25 Feb 2020

Rank #14

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Friday Jan 31 2020 News, Northern California

Jan 31 2020 Friday Northern California News -  Linda Man arrested after crashing stolen car A/D  -  Homicide ruled out after man found dead in manure pile in Sacramento County, sheriff says S/B  -  Phone scammers posing as kidnappers or assassins in recent schemes, El Dorado Sheriff says  -  At midnight Friday, California’s open enrollment closes. Do you have health insurance?  -  Almond orchards buzzing as bloom time nears  -  Mill Valley investor for U2’s Bono insists college admissions charges are wrong  -  Coronavirus: First case confirmed in Santa Clara County  -  Peninsula man stole over $100,000 from former employer, DA says  -  Two people stabbed inside San Bruno home  -  Peninsula man beat mother with PVC pipe after she told him to take out trash 

44mins

1 Feb 2020

Rank #15

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Saturday March 14 2020 News, Northern California

14-year-old boy killed near Mira Loma High in Arden Arcade by teenage driver, CHP says Close all California public schools to contain coronavirus, teachers’ union advises Strong weekend storm in Northern California to bring rain, drop feet of mountain snow Sacramento man unconscious in car with replica gun arrested, sheriff’s officials say ‘Unique moment’ in civic history: Sacramento OKs sweeping coronavirus aid package Telecommuting is an option for California state workers, but it’s up to their bosses Large gatherings are banned during coronavirus crisis. Why are California DMV offices open? Trump declares national emergency due to coronavirus pandemic. Here’s what it means Salvation Army Shelter Will Open Saturday and Sunday Coronavirus updates live: Trump reaches aid deal with Democrats as cases mount HBO, Netflix, Disney pause productions on several shows, movies

34mins

14 Mar 2020

Rank #16

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Thursday March 12 2020 News, Northern California

March 12 2020 THURSDAY NEWS #GoldenState #California #Elections #Fraud #Corruption #Crime #TrueCrime #CoronaVirus #Sacramento #BayArea #Quarantine #Murder #Pedogate #UCBerkeley #SantaClaraCounty #PlacerCounty #EastBay #YubaCity #Homeless #Homelessness #HumanitarianCrisis #RoadRage #SacTown #CrimeRings #cartels #Coachella -California hotels are being used for coronavirus quarantines, Gavin Newsom announces -Coachella music festival postponed over coronavirus fears. Here are the new dates. -California prison warden caught stealing at foothill thrift store, report says -PG&E settles with FEMA over billions in wildfire claims, avoiding bankruptcy fight -The California DMV rejected these license plates. Now it’s getting sued -Harvard University asks students to move out in 5 days -Using Clorox wipes on your iPhone? Apple issues new guidelines -San Mateo: Pickup’s driver dead after solo crash on Highway 101 -Report: Officers were ‘unquestionably lawful and justified’ when they shot Gilroy Garlic Festival gunman -Coronavirus: Bay Area scrambles to keep disease from spreading among homeless

36mins

12 Mar 2020

Rank #17

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Wednesday March 4 2020 News

MARCH 3 2020 NEWS, Northern California -Voting System crashes in 15 California counties -Can you withdraw your vote, or do-over in California? -Man arrested for vehicle theft after pursuit -Fight at Hard Rock leads to arrest -Arraignment continued for man charged with killing 2 in collision -Wildfire spreading in Yuba County in Tahoe National Forest, U.S. Forest Service says -Sacramento store security guard injured by suspected shoplifters, police say -CoronaVirus updates: Some Election Day clerks staying home, Sac County says -House bill aims to strengthen medical supply chain as Coronavirus crisis exposes weak links -Man shot, injured in Rancho Cordova. Suspect at large, Sheriff’s Office says -Creditors group joins pension agency in questioning transactions in McClatchy bankruptcy

32mins

4 Mar 2020

Rank #18

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Thursday Jan 30 News, Northern California

Jan 30 2020 Thursday Northern California News San Francisco’s Market Street bans cars Man in critical condition after Oakland hit-and-run ‘Here’s why I won’t ride BART anymore’: Roadshow Officials: 2 prisoners kill third Northern California prison inmate Father who allegedly killed his 5 infant children arraigned in Northern California court Red all over: Another huge shortfall expected for UCLA in FY2020 Letter: Are my tax dollars subsidizing Midpen cattle grazing? Some big cities in California still struggling under mountain of debt Beijing store fined $435,000 for hiking price of face masks NorCal Rapist suspect Roy Waller ordered to face trial in 15-year series of attacks Last two living ‘Zebra’ killers denied parole; tied to massive California murder spree targeting whites at random Coronavirus evacuees will spend at least 3 days at Riverside County air base Mighty Ducks’ child star arrested again in Northern California Xilinx cuts 300 jobs as San Jose chipmaker sees weakness in 5G business East Bay man suspected of assaulting person in wheelchair at Target Students worry as California’s online community college confronts offline woes

1hr 14mins

30 Jan 2020

Rank #19

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Sunday Jan 26 2020 News, Northern California

Sunday Jan 26 2020 Northern California News Rancho Cordova PD reserve officer among 2 killed in Auburn plane crash Team behind Mother, Empress Tavern opening new Sacramento restaurant. Here’s when and where Summit at Sacramento State aims to help Hmong women ‘self-reflect, affirm, empower’ California legalized marijuana 2 years ago. So why is the state seizing so much of it? California highway safety laws are tough — unless you’re a teenager, watchdog group says Candidates talk priorities, homelessness during forum

1hr 5mins

26 Jan 2020

Rank #20