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News Alert! - Looming Crisis - Dixon Illegally Collected $3 Million from Dixon Residents & Businesses

by Dave Scholl , Categories:   City+School, Local Life, News

Thumb_news-flash-oval-with-newspaper-and-inside-white-box The City of Dixon has illegally collected an estimated $3 Million dollars from Dixon sewer customers over the past 6 years – and is now attempting to impose sewer rates that will also illegally collect $1.2 Million more per year - in violation of Dixon's Measure L Ordinance which requires a vote of the people for any such increases. Read More

Elderly Dixon Woman Pedestrian Severely Injured by Hit-and-Run Driver Sunday Night

by Dave Scholl , Categories:   Local Life, News

Thumb_police-logo-and-car An 85 year old Dixon woman was severely injured by a Hit-and-Run driver around 8:00 pm Sunday night, March 9, 2014, on the east shoulder of Porter Rd, north of S. Almond St. She was taken to the Vacaville Kaiser Trauma Center. Her injuries were severe, requiring a paramedic-firefighter to ride to the hospital with the ambulance crew for assistance. Read More

Thom Bogue, Dixon Councilman, Runs for Supervisor

by Dave Scholl , Categories:   In Print, Viewpoints, Local Life

Thumb_2202-bouge-runs-for-council Dixon City Councilman Thom Bogue has announced his candidacy for County Supervisor for District 4 – which includes Dixon. Bogue was elected to the council in 2010. Read More

Dixon Veteran Publishes Book on His Military Medevac Experiences

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Thumb_2203-emmett-by-heli-ba3 Emmett Spraktes served for 10 years in the US Navy Reserve with Special Boat Teams (SBT). He held the rate of Gunners Mate Guns 2nd Class , completed the US Navy elite Special Warfare Combatant-Craft (SWCC) course and was assigned to SBU 11, Mare Island Ca. In 2002 he deployed with SBT 22 to Central/South America participating in Foreign Internal Defense/Maritime Interdiction Operations/Protective Services Detail Missions.He has now published a book about his experiences, and donating the profits to veterans assistance programs. Read More

Two Armed Robberies in Dixon

by Dave Scholl , Categories:   Local Life, News

Thumb_police-logo-and-car Two armed robberies occurred in Dixon on Saturday night February 2. The first was reported at 7:22 pm and occurred near the Gazebo in Northwest Park. The suspects were described as three Hispanic male adults, all in their 20’s, and wearing hooded sweatshirts. A handgun was brandished during the crime. Personal property was taken from the victim. Two armed robberies occurred in Dixon on Saturday night February 2. The first was reported at 7:22 pm and occurred near the Gazebo in Northwest Park. The suspects were described as three Hispanic male adults, all in their 20’s, and wearing hooded sweatshirts. A handgun was brandished during the crime. Personal property was taken from the victim. There were no injuries. The suspects left the area on foot. Two armed robberies occurred in Dixon on Saturday night February 2. The first was reported at 7:22 pm and occurred near the Gazebo in Northwest Park. The suspects were described as three Hispanic male adults, all in their 20’s, and wearing hooded sweatshirts. A handgun was brandished during the crime. Personal property was taken from the victim. There were no injuries. The suspects left the area on foot. Read More

City Council Votes on Doubling Sewer Fees Tuesday, February 11

by Dave Scholl , Categories:   City+School, Business, Viewpoints

Thumb_2207-sewer-pipe The main issue on the agenda for the City Council meeting on Tuesday February 11 was a Public Hearing on the proposed Sewer Rate increase. If imposed, the rates would increase annual in steps until they are double the current rates - and triple the rates two years ago. Read More

Council Votes to Double Sewer Rates - Ignores Over 2000 Protests

by Dave Scholl , Categories:   City+School, Local Life, Education

Thumb_2207-sewer-pipe The Dixon City Council voted at the regular meeting on Tuesday February 11 to double sewer fees, despite receiving 2101 verified protests – about 700 protests short of the number needed to automatically stop the rate increase. Read More

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