Good morning, Northern California. Here’s what you need to know for Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017.
A man accused of shooting and wounding two Yuba County sheriff’s deputies was found dead Tuesday afternoon inside of an Oregon House home, the sheriff said.
The man suffered gunshot wounds after exchanging fire with the deputies.
The two wounded deputies were taken to Sutter Medical Center in Roseville and are listed in serious condition. CLICK HERE for the complete story.
WATCH OUT FOR …
++ Citrus Heights will start work on a storm drain along Sunrise Boulevard. One lane of southbound Sunrise Boulevard will be closed from Sayonara Drive to Arcade Creek. The work will last until Sept. 15.
++ The Solano County Fair kicks off Tuesday. It’s open from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. through Friday. It will be open from noon to 11 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
++ Monthly premiums for California health insurance plans sold under the Affordable Care Act will rise by an average of 12.5 percent next year, the second consecutive year of double-digit rate increases, officials said. Get the full story here.
++ Volunteers said they are coming together to keep an eye on federal immigration enforcement agents in the Sacramento region. Immigration activists with ACCE are volunteering to be legal observers. Natalie Brunell has the story.
++ The new UC Davis chancellor started work Tuesday. Gary May comes from Georgia Tech, where he worked for nearly 30 years, most recently as dean of the College of Engineering. Mike Luery has the story.
Temperatures in the Valley could reach up to 105 degrees Wednesday. There is also a chance of thunderstorms in the Sierra. A cooling trend is expected later in the week.