Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today:
Spring into March: March dawns with a sunny day in Sacramento, with the high temperature expected to rise to near 66 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The forecast calls for calm wind becoming northwest about 5 mph in the afternoon.
Mother charged: Samantha Green, 23, has been charged with murder in the death of her infant son, Justice Rees, who was founded dead along a remote slough in Yolo County after an extensive search.
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Jordana speaks: Speaking at an event for young community leaders, Jordana Steinberg, the 20-year-old daughter of former Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, spoke of her struggle with mental illness in hope of inspiring change.
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Mexican roots: Learn about the records and methods used in researching Mexican ancestors from Maria Loera and members of the Neueva Galicia Genealogical Society. The event is scheduled from 1 to 2:30 p.m. today at the Sacramento Public Library, 828 I St.
▪ Bee gallery: Sacramento Republic FC hosts Cosmos
Local sports: NBA – Portland Trail Blazers at Sacramento Kings, 3 p.m. (CSNCA, KHTK 1140, KAHI 950)
Golden State Warriors at Boston Celtics, 3 p.m. (KNBR 680)
College baseball – Sacramento State at Texas Tech, 9:30 a.m.
UC Davis at Portland, 1 p.m.
College softball – Sacramento State vs. CSU-Bakersfield in Northridge (tournament), 9:30 a.m.; vs. Loyola Marymount, noon.
UC Davis vs. UC San Diego in San Diego (tournament), 11:30 a.m.
Men’s college basketball – Oregon State at Cal, Noon (PAC 12 Network)
Oregon at Stanford, 4 p.m. (FS1)