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No Weekend Plans?  Check Out a Hockey Game with the Stockton Heat

Did you know that Stockton, California has its very own professional hockey team?  The Stockton Heat are part of the American Hockey League’s (AHL) Pacific Division, which also includes the San Jose Barracuda, Tucson Roadrunners, San Diego Gulls, Colorado Eagles, Ontario Reign, and the Bakersfield Condors. The Stockton Heat are associated with the NHL team the Calgary Flames.

Chico Area Highway Accident Injures Woman

On Thursday, January 23, 2020, a Chico area highway accident left one person with trauma requiring hospital treatment. California Highway Patrol (CHP) stated that the collision occurred in the late morning and was a solo-vehicle crash. While the vehicle was severely damaged during the accident, responders reported that the injured woman was expected to recover from her injuries.

Mirtazapine Recalled for Possible Safety Issues

Manufacturer, Aurobindo Pharma USAA recently issued a voluntary recall of Mirtazapine. The recall was echoed in a statement published by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The report discussed significant safety concerns related to this popular prescription medication, which is used by millions of people worldwide.

Celebrating Mardi Gras at Roseville Beignets and Po-Boy Festival

Get ready to celebrate Mardi Gras at the Roseville Beignets and Po-Boy Festival. This event is being sponsored by Big Al Sams, host at iHeart Radio and Scott Alvord, Roseville’s City Council Member on February 8. The festival is being held at 2201 Cottage Way at the Howe Avenue Community Center in Sacramento from 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and will be fun for the entire family. From mouthwatering New Orleans Louisiana Cajun and Creole to Soul Foods, Southern BBQ, Latin foods, and Asian/Cajun Fusion. Entertainment will be provided with comedians, dancers in fantastic costumes, and electrifying New Orleans dance music that will make you put down your Po-Boy, grab a partner, and start dancing. If that isn’t enough, there will be a contest to find the best chicken sandwich around. 

Injuries Occur in an Elk Grove Multiple-Vehicle Accident

On January 17, 2020, a multiple-vehicle accident occurred along southbound State Route 99 in Elk Grove that injured several people. The accident was reported by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) as occurring around 5:41 p.m. just north of the Bradshaw Road exit ramp. Vehicles involved included a Chrysler and Honda, as well as two other unidentified cars. It was reported that the front-end of one vehicle was damaged and another sustained damage to its rear-end. The number one and two lanes of the highway remained blocked as responders with the Sacramento Fire Department assessed injuries to those involved in the crash.

Two Hospitalized After Napa Car Crash

On Friday, January 17, 2020, two people were hospitalized after being injured in a Napa car crash. California Highway Patrol (CHP) indicated that the collision involved two vehicles and happened in a rural area a few miles north of Napa City. While specific details about the injuries suffered during the crash were unavailable, medical officials indicated that none of the injuries were life-threatening.

Teenager Dies on Interstate 80 

A teenager was killed on January 15 after she ran into traffic on eastbound Capital City Freeway near Watt Avenue in Arden Arcade. According to a California Highway Patrol (CHP) representative, the incident happened at about 9:50 at night when a juvenile resident of a nearby receiving home ran away. The CHP reported that the juvenile, who was distraught, ran onto the freeway from the home’s location on Watt Avenue and Auburn Boulevard. A second resident of the home, a teenage girl, ran after the juvenile in an effort to stop them.

Negligent Driver Crashes into Sacramento Convenience Store

A driver damaged a Sacramento convenience store after their vehicle jumped the curb in front of the building and crashed into a large window. Damage to the building was minor. The accident happened during the early hours of January 13 after 2:00 a.m. along Northgate Boulevard at a 7-Eleven. No one was reported injured in the crash. Officers with the Sacramento Police Department are investigating the accident to determine why the convenience store incident occurred. 

Upcoming Redding Community Events

Redding has plenty to offer its community members. Not only are locals just minutes away from beautiful natural scenery, fishing areas, and hiking trails, but there’s also plenty of great events going on in town. As the largest Californian city north of Sacramento, Redding boasts a vibrant community with plenty to do for everybody. Some of the great Redding community events coming up over the next couple of weeks are detailed below.

One Injured After Car Accident Near Stockton

One person was injured after a car accident near Stockton, CA, on the night of January 12, 2020. The car wreck occurred around 7:40 p.m. in the area of Eight Mile Road and Frontage Road. A black Toyota sedan was involved in a broadside collision with a silver pickup truck near the Interstate 5 on-ramp. One person was injured and received treatment from first responders at the scene. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has not yet released a cause of the crash due to pending investigation.