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Harriet White Expressway Sign Unveiling Ceremony Set For Tomorrow Morning

Harriet White Expressway Sign Unveiling Ceremony Set For Tomorrow Morning

Just a reminder for tomorrow’s event that was announced at last week’s Meddlers meeting. Honoring a leading figure behind the expansion of Bell Road in North Auburn, Placer County has designated the portion of the road between state Route 49 and Interstate 80 as the Harriet White Expressway. Signs noting…

Autopsy Confirms Death Of Missing 33-Year-old Sacramento Woman, Yin Wong

Autopsy Confirms Death Of Missing 33-Year-old Sacramento Woman, Yin Wong

The body that was discovered last week in the American River Canyon area was confirmed to be that of missing 33-year-old Sacramento woman, Yin Wong. Placer County Sheriff’s Coroner’s Office completed the autopsy of Wong’s body Friday morning and along with the information that confirmed the identity was that of…

Fire Season Ends, Massive Wildfires Do Not

Fire Season Ends, Massive Wildfires Do Not

As nearly 8,700 firefighters made progress on the large fires in southern California, two new fires erupted and spread rapidly, pushed by fierce Santa Ana winds. In total, the six fires have burned more than 141,000 acres and caused more than 212,000 residents to flee from their homes. Winds and…

Reclamation and Department of Water Resources Release Beta Version of CalSim 3.0 Model for External Testing

Reclamation and Department of Water Resources Release Beta Version of CalSim 3.0 Model for External Testing

The Bureau of Reclamation and the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) today released a beta version of an updated water resources and water supply reliability planning tool for review and comment. Water managers in California use the model – known as CalSim – to examine operations of the interconnected…

Body Found Is Believed To Be That Of Missing Sacaramento Woman, Yin Wong

Body Found Is Believed To Be That Of Missing Sacaramento Woman, Yin Wong

A body has been located in Auburn’s American River Canyon and is believed to be that of Yin Wong, whose car was located off Covey Road, nearly 50 yards down a pasture, coming to a rest just feet before a canal. Placer County Sheriff’s Office(PCSO) Spokesperson, Dena Erwin, told KAHI…

Allstate agency owners earn $13,000 grant for Sacramento’s Saint John’s Program for Real Change

Allstate agency owners earn $13,000 grant for Sacramento’s Saint John’s Program for Real Change

Allstate agency owners from the Sacramento area recently came together to secure an Allstate Foundation Helping Hands® grant for $13,000 to benefit St. John’s Program for Real Change by volunteering their time during a reverse chef dinner at Saint John’s Plates Café. The grant will support the nonprofit organization’s mission…

A Truck Carrying Over 9,000 lbs. of Propane Fails To Contaminate Creek Following Bridge Failure

A Truck Carrying Over 9,000 lbs. of Propane Fails To Contaminate Creek Following Bridge Failure

Placerville Police Dispatch received a call about a propane truck that had fallen through a small bridge over Cedar Ravine Creek located on private property in the 3000 block of Cedar Ravine Road. Police officers arrived on scene it was determined that there were no injuries to the driver and…

Little Is Known About A Woman Who Went Missing In Auburn Early Sunday

Little Is Known About A Woman Who Went Missing In Auburn Early Sunday

Little is known about an Auburn woman who has been missing since early Sunday morning, according to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO). The 33-year-old Asian woman, Yin Wong, is still missing and PCSO is asking for any help with their search in hopes of a safe return. At the…

Meddlers Report For 11/28/2017

Meddlers Report For 11/28/2017

Auburn Mayor Matt Spokely kicked off this morning’s meeting with a surprise announcement that he will be running for another term. Spokely explained that he will be running based off three positive changes that he said have taken place during his time as mayor. First, he said that Auburn is…

Nevada County 4-H Clubs Bring Holiday Cheer To Rood Gevernment Center

Nevada County 4-H Clubs Bring Holiday Cheer To Rood Gevernment Center

Members of the Cool Hollow 4-H Club were joined by members of several other Nevada County 4-H clubs to decorate the Christmas tree at the Eric Rood Government Center in Nevada City on November 25, 2017. The tree was donated from the Cone and Hill Christmas Tree Farm. Beginning December…

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