Suspect Shot Following Hostage Standoff

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz A suspect was shot by police after an hours-long hostage standoff Wednesday morning in Natomas. Just before 1 a.m. today, August 10 Sacramento … [Read more...]

Two Dead After Head-On Collision

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Two people are dead after a head-on collision which occurred just before 1 a.m. this morning in south Natomas. At about 12:48 a.m. Sacramento Police … [Read more...]

New COVID-19 Cases See Decline in Natomas

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The number of new COVID-19 cases in Natomas zip codes reported a significant drop last month following an early summer surge. Between July 6 and … [Read more...]

One Dead After Shooting at Natomas Gas Station

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Updated August 8, 2022 A woman is dead following an early-morning shooting at a gas station in south Natomas. Shortly before 12:30 a.m. on August … [Read more...]

Opinion: Help is Needed for Our Waterways

BY SACRAMENTO PICKS IT UP! FOR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Over the past 16 months, volunteers from Sacramento Picks It Up! have removed over 700,000 pounds of trash and solid waste from the … [Read more...]

Natomas Multi-Use Trail Closed to Users

BY STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz A portion of a 1.25-mile paved trail connecting Del Paso Road to Arena Boulevard has been closed by city officials due to cracks in the … [Read more...]

Arena Demolition Under Way in Natomas

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Updated August 7, 2022 Demolition work is currently under way at the arena site in Natomas. According to public records, the demolition plan … [Read more...]

Junior Olympics Swim Meet Under Way

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz More than 700 youth athletes are participating in the 2022 Bill Rose Classic now under way at the North Natomas Aquatics Complex. Also known as the … [Read more...]

Two-alarm Fire Being Investigated

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Eight people have been displaced following a two-alarm fire that burned four homes and left one person injured Thursday afternoon in the Northgate … [Read more...]

Firefighters Rescue Duckling from Storm Drain

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Firefighters responded to a special rescue call in Natomas last week. At about 3:09 p.m. on July 5 Truck No. 43 was called to the 3000 block of … [Read more...]

Register for National Night Out 2022

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Sacramento Police Department seeks participants for upcoming National Night Out events. The 39th Annual National Night Out is set to take place … [Read more...]

RUNderful Life: Manuel J. Barandas Park

BY MARIAH TALSO FOR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz I found a new trail this month and it is a beauty. I started at Manuel J. Barandas Park located at 2805 Grasslands Drive. There is an abundance … [Read more...]