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10-Year-Old Truckee Boy Accused Of Arson

10-Year-Old Truckee Boy Accused Of Arson

Truckee Police said that a 10-year-old boy was arrested on Wednesday, on suspicion of arson, after setting several fires in the Tahoe Donner subdivision. At approximately 9 a.m. on Wednesday, several agencies, including Truckee fire, responded to a fire in the yard of a vacant home on Copenhagen Drive. While…

CHP Identifies Wrong-Way Driver From Tuesday’s Fatal Crash

CHP Identifies Wrong-Way Driver From Tuesday’s Fatal Crash

Wednesday evening, the California Highway Patrol identified the driver of the Ford F-150 in Tuesday’s wrong-way crash on I-80 at Madison Avenue.  Three people were killed in the crash, including the driver, 42-year-old Sergey Masalov, of Roseville. According to the CHP, the fiery crash happened about 12:30 a.m., when Masalov’s…

Lawsuit Filed Against Roseville School District And Special Ed Teacher

Lawsuit Filed Against Roseville School District And Special Ed Teacher

Two families have filed a lawsuit alleging abuse against Roseville School District and special education teacher Theresa VanWagner. The lawsuit alleges that VanWagner, a special education teacher, repeatedly abused preschoolers with autism. Placer County District Attorney’s Office charged VanWagner last summer with three misdemeanor counts of cruelty to a child…

Recent Wrong-Way Driving Crashs Claim A Total Of 14 Lives In The Sacramento Region

Recent Wrong-Way Driving Crashs Claim A Total Of 14 Lives In The Sacramento Region

Since January of 2015, wrong-way driver crashes have claimed the lives of 14 people in the Sacramento region. All four collisions were either late at night or in the early morning hours, and all occurred in the #1 lane, which is considered the fast lane of the freeway. Tuesday’s deadly…

Grass Valley Woman Has Day In Court For DUI Accident

Grass Valley Woman Has Day In Court For DUI Accident

On May 7th, 56-year-old, Jane Hanna made and appearance in court and waived her preliminary hearing. The Grass Valley resident was arrested last summer, after she allegedly failed to stop at a intersection. Hanna was driving her SUV southbound on Highway 49, when she rear-ended a line of stopped cars…

Sierra College Athletes Excel With Scholarships

Sierra College Athletes Excel With Scholarships

The Annual Sierra College Sports Scholarship signing celebration takes place today at the Rocklin Campus in the Sierra College Board Room, Rocklin. This special ceremony will begin at 3:00pm. The event recognizes and honors current Sierra College student athletes who have accepted scholarships to four-year colleges. Dozens of athletes and…

The National Veteran’s Awareness Ride Takes Off From Auburn On Wednesday

The National Veteran’s Awareness Ride Takes Off From Auburn On Wednesday

Approximately 100 motorcycle riders taking part in the National Veterans Awareness Ride will take nearly 10 days to journey across America.  The 2,600-mile ride leaves Wednesday from Auburn and should hit Washington, DC for Memorial Day festivities. Along the rout, riders will visit veteran’s hospitals and homes to spend time…

World Famous Bike Race Returns To The Sierra Nevada With A Tour Of The Foothills

World Famous Bike Race Returns To The Sierra Nevada With A Tour Of The Foothills

The second stage of the Amgen Tour of California professional bicycle race starts in Nevada City today. The Tour’s second stage takes riders on a 120.4-mile course beginning in  Nevada City, through Grass Valley, Auburn, Cool, El Dorado Hills and eventually ending in Lodi. The course will take riders on…

Local Man Missing For Two Years Still A Mystery

Local Man Missing For Two Years Still A Mystery

The Nevada County Sheriff’s Office said on Wednesday, that they are looking for a Washington man who has been been missing for over two years. Investigators said that 53-yr-old, Christopher Lance Coggin, was last seen in the Town of Washington on or around February 21, 2013. According to a Sheriff’s…

The Search Is On For Bay Area Family Missing In Mountains Since Tuesday

The Search Is On For Bay  Area Family Missing In Mountains Since Tuesday

Sierra County search parties are searching for a man and his 3- and 5-year-old children, who have been missing since Tuesday.  The three were in the mountains on a family camping trip.  They were last seen leaving a campsite, as reported by other family members, in a 2015 black Toyota…