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Jun 3, 2016 In The News

Siemens’ manufacturing plant in Sacramento was the site of a grand send-off Thursday for the 70th and final high speed electric locomotive bound for the Northeast U.S. and Keystone corridor.

The locomotives were produced at the facility in a $466 million partnership with Amtrak.

Apr 19, 2016 In The News

SACRAMENTO, Calif. —AmeriPride Services’ local facility has been named the Sacramento Sustainable Business of the Year, the company reports.

Apr 16, 2016 In The News

WASHINGTON -- The American Academy of Ophthalmology is honoring five Members of Congress for their outstanding legislative efforts to advance the quality of eye care available in the United States. The Academy is presenting its 2016 Visionary Awards to Sen.

Mar 30, 2016 In The News


The Sacramento Veterans Affairs Hospital at Mather Field used the 50th anniversary commemoration of the Vietnam War to dedicate its expanded emergency department on Tuesday.

Mar 2, 2016 In The News

Folsom’s Intel campus now has the largest solar carport in the United States.

The Intel campus had their ribbon -cutting ceremony on Feb. 16 to celebrate the completion of the new 6.5-megawatt solar carport.

Feb 18, 2016 In The News

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) —  The IRS still has not reversed its position on taxing Californians who ripped out their lawns to conserve water.

Viewers who got rebates feel like they’re being punished for doing their part.

Rep. Ami Bera of Rancho Cordova wrote this letter to the IRS asking them to exempt the rebates.

Feb 17, 2016 In The News

The Intel campus on Goethe Road now has what is being called the largest corporate solar-topped carport in the United States.

Feb 16, 2016 In The News


Tuesday, Intel Corporation unveiled the largest corporate solar carport in the United States at its campus in Folsom. The carport covers 2,500 parking spaces.

The installation is 6.5 megawatts - generating over 50 percent of the peak hour energy usage on campus.

Congressman Ami Bera (D) believes this system is good for business in the area.

Feb 16, 2016 In The News

Intel Corp. officials hosted ribbon-cutting ceremonies Tuesday, marking the completion of a sprawling, 6.5-megawatt solar carport at Intel’s Folsom campus.

The array is being billed as the largest corporate solar carport in the United States, according to the Washington, D.C.-based Solar Energy Industries Association.

Feb 11, 2016 In The News

It’s one of the least talked about contributors to the nation’s opioid epidemic. The millions of bottles of highly addictive painkillers that are sitting in people’s medicine cabinets, collecting dust.