| Jan 1, 2013
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson expressed shock at the New Year's Eve slayings of two people in the crowded Old Sacramento area. "I was shocked and saddened by the news of last night’s shooting in Old Sacramento," he said in a......
| Jan 22, 2013
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson is scrambling to keep the Kings in California's capital, and on Thursday he announced that a collection of local business leaders were willing to chip in to buy the basketball team. The $19 million total is......
| Jan 22, 2013
Senate leader Darrell Steinberg is none too happy that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is part of an effort to move the Sacramento Kings to Seattle....
| Apr 21, 2011
| 9:18 PM
In some ways time is working in the Kings favor. Extending the relocation deadline allowed Mayor Kevin Johnson to WOW the NBA during last weeks governor’s meeting in New York City. Time exposed cracks in the deal with Anaheim, and time will give...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 10:49 PM
“I know we got their attention and we gave them something to think about,” Mayor Kevin Johnson sounded like the player who’d just stolen the ball with enough time on the clock to score the winning basket. Johnson spent 30 minutes with...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 2:58 PM
The Kings owners have asked the NBA for more time to consider moving the team out of Sacramento.
League rules state a team wishing to relocate for the next season must inform the NBA of its intentions by March 1st. Joe and Gavin Maloof, majority owners...
| May 2, 2011
| 1:53 PM
The Maloofs have decided to stay in Sacramento for the 2011-12 season.
George Maloof made a point of telling FOX40’s Jim Crandell that this decision to stay will be a one year thing unless the city of Sacramento makes serious plans to build a...
| Sep 27, 2011
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson is optimistic that a key player in his drive to build a sports and entertainment complex has been identified. His talks with AEG last week lead him to believe that the international sports and entertainment juggernaut wants...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 2:16 PM
The Department of Justice announced which law enforcement departments across the country will get federal grant money, and both Sacramento and Stockton will be adding dozens of officers.
Stockton announced they will be getting nearly $8 million in...
| Oct 11, 2011
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson says the lockout won't affect plans to build a new entertainment and sports complex of the city. But cancellation of the first two weeks of the NBA season is sure to slow momentum that was created by fans during the ending...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 10:59 AM
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson signed off on a letter from the U.S. Conference of Mayors to the National Basketball Association and the NBA Players Union urging them to end the lockout. The letter urges all parties involved to consider the...