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Cars collide head-on by Mendocino Hall

Two cars collide head on between Mendocino Hall and Parking Lot ll. Police regulated traffic before freeing up the road by moving the cars off the street.

Jonathan Ayestas

March 19, 2015

Sacramento State Police responded to a collision between Parking Lot ll and Mendocino Hall at 10:05 a.m. at Sac State. Sergeant Matt Kroner called the accident a "moderate collision". "A major collision would if the vehicles were just totaled," said Kroner. "Moderate would be front end damage e...

Burnt popcorn forces people out of Mendocino Hall

Jonathan Ayestas

January 23, 2015

A fire alarm triggered at noon by burnt popcorn on the second floor of Mendocino Hall at Sacramento State caused occupants in the entire building to go outside. Director of Risk Management Kirtland Stout said someone in the humanities and religion department probably left the popcorn cooking fo...

Sacramento State Police find another suspicious bundle on campus

The Sacramento State Police Department taped off the area surrounding the greenhouses south of Mendocino Hall Thursday around 5 p.m. Another tape bundle was found in the isolated area.

Kayla Nick-Kearney

January 30, 2014

Sacramento State Police officers taped off an area around the greenhouses next to Mendocino Hall after another tape bundle was found at 5 p.m. Thursday.Sac State Police Chief Mark Iwasa said the bundle is similar to the more than 40 others found throughout the school year and is not perceived as a th...

CAL Fire declares fall fires as arson

State Hornet Staff

December 7, 2011

After nearly two months of investigating, CAL Fire officials have concluded both Oct. 13 fires were declared arson.CAL Fire was called in to investigate the source of the flames after their occurrence. Before officially declaring it an arson, CAL Fire had to search for clues and evidence."After a thoroug...

Courage to remember holocaust exhibit unveiled

Jessica Herrera

October 18, 2011

The ribbon-cutting ceremony of the holocaust exhibit at Mendocino Hall. ...

Mariposa classes cancelled; Mendocino classes will proceed as scheduled

Mitchell Wilson

October 13, 2011

Update (8:45 p.m.): Classesin Mariposa Hall will be cancelled Friday as the building will beclosed for cleanup, according to a statement from Sacramento Statepublic affairs.Faculty and staff members with the College ofHealth and Human Services, and the College of Social Sciences andInterdisciplinary Studies who ...

Fires break out in Mendocino and Mariposa halls at Sacramento State

Brett Johnson

October 13, 2011

Fires broke out Thursday in two of Sacramento State's buildings, Mariposa and Mendocino halls, forcing a complete evacuation of students, faculty and staff. The first of the fires was reported at 2:58 p.m. Thursday on the fifth floor of Mendocino Hall. Around 10 to 15 minutes later, a second fire was re...