Here are seven stories from the weekend that you will want to catch up on before the work week hits.
Sacramento’s Indian casino scene could soon get more crowded.
Director John Singleton and executive producer Dallas Jackson were convinced they had seen something special when Danielle Moné Truitt auditioned for them in December 2015.
Other than in limited industrial locations, the San Joaquin Valley is considered too hot, dusty and politically unfriendly to marijuana.
"Louie’s tough week might be the strongest signal yet that the city needs to bring in a more skillful person to right the ship," writes Marcos Breton.
5) Popular on Twitter: For McClatchy girls, beauty of a season ends with beastly shooting in state final defeat
The McClatchy Lions girls basketball team wasn’t able to win its second D-I title in three seasons, but it wasn’t for lack of effort.
6) Popular on Facebook: Davis finds success with late school start, and other districts may follow
Following Davis’ lead, several Sacramento area districts are debating school start times, one of the hottest topics at the moment.
7) Popular on video: 'Cancer is Hilarious' blogger faced her fears
Kaylin Andres, a young Sacramento-born cancer patient, used humor and art to conquer her fears and face the reality of severe illness.