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Monday, May 16, 2022

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Healthy Davis Together program closing down despite Yolo County COVID-19 cases rising

City and county officials are hopeful that the virus will continue to subside but testing data still illustrate rising cases By: LEVI GOLDSTEIN — city@theaggie.org Healthy...

‘Suffering cries for resolution’: as COVID-19 cases rise, memorials do too

Davis Cemetery District & Arboretum begin planning a memorial dedicated to the lives lost to COVID-19   By CHRIS PONCE — city@theaggie.org    COVID-19 cases have seen an...

City of Davis presents 28th annual Environmental Recognition Awards

Recipients describe their environmental contributions to the Davis community and discuss the significance of the awards    By LEVI GOLDSTEIN — city@theaggie.org   On April 19, the city...

Sistine Chapel exhibit comes to Davis

The interactive art exhibit opened at the University Mall   By SOFIA BIREN — city@theaggie.org   The Sistine Chapel began construction 1473 and was rebuilt over an older...

‘A rite of passage’: Davis kicks off National Bike Month with 12th annual Loopalooza

Davis holds it’s 12th annual Loopalooza, a 12 mile bike loop ride throughout the city    By CHRIS PONCE — city@theaggie.org    National Bike Month began this May...

Sacramento clears long term encampment for people experiencing homelessness, community shares thoughts 

Activists call into question of the legality of the move after Sacramento makes a deal with property association   By CHRIS PONCE — city@theaggie.org  The city of...

Cache Creek Canyon Regional Park reopened, people able to make camping trips

The camping season runs from April 1 to Oct. 10   By SHRADDHA JHINGAN — city@theaggie.org   Recently, Cache Creek Canyon Regional Park, located close to Rumsey, CA,...

Quarantine Order rescinded in Yolo County for people exposed to COVID-19 

The decision was based on guidance from the California Department of Public Health    By SHRADDHA JHINGAN — city@theaggie.org   A press release published on April 8 announced...

Yolo County Judge creates public speaking program for elementary school students

Judge Peter Williams hopes that public speaking program helps and inspires kids in Yolo County   By SOFIA BIREN — city@theaggie.org   Judge Peter Williams was appointed as...

Restorative justice, diversion programs provide alternatives to incarceration in Yolo County

The District Attorney’s office and the Health and Human Services Agency are seeking state grant funding for mental health and substance abuse treatment  By LEVI...

Early snowmelt in the Sierra Nevada causes snowpack to fall to seven-year low

Experts say that the effects of climate change are impacting mountain lake ecosystems   By RACHEL SHEY — city@theaggie.org   The Sierra Nevada snowpack is one important source...

How sewage water can help track COVID-19 

UC Davis sponsors wastewater surveillance in Yolo County and the Central Valley    By LEVI GOLDSTEIN — city@theaggie.org   During the COVID-19 pandemic, with assistance from the Centers...

California Highway Patrol Valley Division promotes safe driving through educational campaign

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month By SOFIA BIREN — city@theaggie.org   The month of April marks Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Distracted driving has become more...

‘This just keeps happening. Over and over’: Students respond to Sacramento shooting

Students, faculty and experts speak on Sacramento shooting that killed six and injured 12  By CHRIS PONCE  — city@theaggie.org   Content Warning: This article contains descriptions of...

Jenny Tan becomes Director of Community Engagement for the City of Davis

Former Public Information Officer for Yolo County highlights the importance of collaboration in community building  By SHRADDHA JHINGAN — city@theaggie.org   In a news statement published on...