Here are seven stories from the Thanksgiving weekend that you will want to catch up on before the work week hits.
The story was accessed by three times more readers than any other during the weekend on sacbee.com. It has been updated with a correction of a mistake originally included.
Along with the cold weather and the possibility of more much-needed precipitation, weekend conditions brought the specter of a hard freeze that could damage plants. It caught plenty of people’s attention.
B-Side, a new audiophile-themed bar from the team behind Shady Lady Saloon, is expected to open next week with a mix of 1970s stylings and no-frills drinks.
5. Popular on Twitter: Kings leave Oakland impressed after loss to record-setting Warriors
It was a loss in Oakland against the Golden State Warriors, but it wasn’t just another loss. The Sacramento Kings did some goods things, and they got another up-close look at a spectacularly good Warriors club.
6. Popular on Facebook: Suspected burglar stuck in chimney dies after California residents light fire
As crime stories go, this one made it fairly hard not to have at least some sympathy from the suspected crook.
7. Popular on video: Drought constricts wetlands where hunters can pursue ducks
Duck clubs, places where waterfowl abound and hunters thrive, are among the casualties of the California drought.