The American River Current

Los Rios district confirms first exposures to the COVID-19 virus

 Four LRCCD students were instructed to go on 14-day self quarantine after exposure to COVID-19. (Photo illustration by Emily Mello)

Ariel Caspar

March 2, 2020

On Thursday, American River College’s communications office reported to all Los Rios Community College District staff, faculty and student population through Rave Alerts sent via text and email, that two students, one from ARC and one from Cosumnes River College had both been exposed to an individ...

Former LRPD officer sentenced to 81 years in prison

Noah Winchester told the Current in 2014 that he served for the Sacramento Police Department for 10 years before joining the Los Rios Police Department, but other sources say he only served on the Sac PD for two years and left before his probationary period ended. (File photo by Adnan Ramic)

Ariel Caspar

February 19, 2020

“I will do whatever to keep my student’s safe,” Noah Winchester, former corporal with the Los Rios Police Department once said. That statement came during a November 2014 ride along with a former American River College Current reporter who observed Winchester conducting an off-campus drug bust. ...

ARC wins second league game against CRC, 66-52

Miyah Williams, No. 3, gets ready to shoot a free throw. American River College beat Cosumnes River College 66-52 at ARC on Jan. 18. (Photo by Alexis Warren)

Alexis Warren

January 28, 2019

The American River College women’s basketball team defeated Cosumnes River College 66-52 on Jan. 18, despite struggling with team fouls. The Beavers led Cosumnes River in team steals (15-10), blocks (4-1), and assists (21-9). This win brought ARC to a 2-5 league record and an overall record of 9-9. ...

Breaking News: Student arrested at CRC for weapon violation

The Rancho Cordova Police Department has yet to identify the suspect involved in the shooting of a non-student at the Folsom Lake College Rancho Cordova Center on April 12, 2020. (File Photo)

Jennah Booth

October 25, 2018

The Los Rios Police Department arrested a student near the parking structure at Cosumnes River College on Wednesday for an on-campus weapon violation. The incident prompted the LRPD to send out a district-wide Rave Alert at 5:46 p.m. warning students and staff to avoid the parking structure area, a...

Beavers stripped of win in final minutes

Forward Bianca Avilla faces off against a Cosumnes River College player during the game at American River College on Sept. 21 (Photo by Patrick Hyun Wilson)

Alexis Warren

September 26, 2018

On Friday, Sept. 21, the American River College women’s soccer team fought until the last few minutes when a goal was scored by Cosumnes River, tying the game at 2-2. The Beavers started off very vocal at the beginning of the first half. The goalie, Josie Gover, communicated with her teammates f...

ARC hosts the Big 8 Swim Invite

Women's swim teams from eight community colleges across northern California, push off the block for their first time trials of the Big 8 swim invite on March 15 at ARC.  (Photo by Cecilia Castillo Juarez

Jennah Booth

March 29, 2018

Eight California community college swim teams met at American River College for the 2018 Big 8 Invite on March 16. Swimmers from Santa Rosa Junior College, San Joaquin Delta College, Diablo Valley College and other local community colleges competed in 30 different swimming and diving events. Diab...

Women’s soccer loses stadium opener 2-0

American River College forward Savannah Watson battles with Cosumnes River College defender Taylor Thomas during a game on Oct. 28, 2016. ARC lost 2-0. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

Mack Ervin III

November 3, 2016

American River College’s new soccer stadium did not receive the welcome that ARC would have liked in its first game. The women’s soccer team finished the stadium opener with a man down and a 2-0 loss to Cosumnes River College on Friday. The Beavers allowed an early goal as CRC midfielder Anna...

Stories on Stage brings student literature to the Sacramento community

Local actor Pano Roditis reads from Rachel Gardner’s “Tradesman” at the Stories on Stage Los Rios night event on Sept. 30, 2016. The event honored the Los Rios creative writing programs with live readings of stories from each college’s literary magazine. (Photo by Hannah Darden)

Hannah Darden

October 3, 2016

The Verge Center for the Arts in downtown Sacramento was standing-room only on Friday night as students, professors and members of the community gathered for the Stories on Stage Los Rios night. Local actors Jessica Laskey and Pano Roditis did live readings of four stories, each chosen from the ...

Men’s Soccer falls 4-0 to Hartnell

Hartnell College midfielder Patricio Nolasco lies on the field while other players talk with the referee during a soccer game against American River College on Sept. 20. ARC lost 4-0. (Photo by John Ennis)

James Saling

September 22, 2016

The American River College’s soccer team held a home game on the old field and took a loss causing their home record to drop to 2-2 after a defeat to Hartnell College on Tuesday. Coach Paul Hansen has led the ARC soccer team for 20-plus years and said before the game that he “has very high ex...

ARC holds off comeback attempt from Modesto, wins 47-33

American River College wide recievers coach Michael Johnson and head coach Jon Osterhout look over the playbook on the sidelines during a game against Modesto Junior College on Sept. 10 at Cosumnes River College. ARC won 47-33. (Photo by Laodicea Broadway)

Mack Ervin III

September 13, 2016

Despite a late comeback attempt, American River College’s football team was able to hang on and defeat Modesto Junior College 47-33 on Saturday at Cosumnes River College, extending their record to 2-0 on the season. The Beavers, ranked first in Northern California and fourth in the state, were forc...

Last minute touchdown pass rescues ARC, wins season opener 23-20

American River College linebacker Joseph Gardner and wide reciever Daliceo Calloway celebrate on the sidelines following Calloway's game winning touchdown during a football game against Diablo Valle College on Friday Sep. 1 at DVC. ARC won 23-20. (Photo by Laodicea Broadway)

Mack Ervin III

September 6, 2016

“If they hadn’t stopped me, I would have ran right through the end zone,” said wide reciever Daliceo Calloway. A strong showing in the fourth quarter capped off by a 74 yard touchdown reception by Calloway in the last minute allowed American River College’s football team to win their season o...

Los Rios crime log refreshed, updated after six weeks

The Los Rios police department . (File photo)

Matthew Peirson

April 5, 2016

The Los Rios Police Department Crime Log website was officially refreshed and put into use on March 29 after not being updated for nearly two months following a change of operating systems. The last entry on the previous website was dated Jan. 12, for a battery charge on the campus of Cosumnes River...

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