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Placer County To Have A Regal Educational Experience With New University

Placer County To Have A Regal Educational Experience With New University

The University of Warwick, the college in Covington, England announced in a press release on Thursday the approval of a new “Physical Presence” in Placer County as University of Warwick, California.  The press release said that the University of Warwick in California will deliver education of the highest quality in…

Georgetown Gold Miner Digs Up Human Skull

Georgetown Gold Miner Digs Up Human Skull

  The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department said in a statement on Wednesday that a partial skull was found near Georgetown. The suspected human skull was found by a local resident who was out panning for gold Tuesday morning near the Bear Creek Picnic area, at Traverse Creek Road.  The gold…

Man With Stolen Car Burglarizes Rocklin Neighborhood

Man With Stolen Car Burglarizes Rocklin Neighborhood

On Wednesday morning, Rocklin Police Department responded to the area of Timberline Way for a reported vehicle burglary. Responding officers saturated Timberline way and surrounding area at about 3:45a.m. and began their search of the neighborhood for suspects. During that search, a Rocklin officer saw a suspicious vehicle and proceeded…

48 Horses Need New Homes

48 Horses Need New Homes

El Dorado County Animal Services announced on Monday that they currently have 48 horses for adoption. The horses of all ages came from the former Grace Foundation facility in El Dorado Hills.  Animal Services first took custody of 90 horses and assorted livestock in November because of the loss Grace…

Costco Terminates Option To Lease Land At DeWitt

Costco Terminates Option To Lease Land At DeWitt

In a press release from Placer County, it was announced that Costco has decided to rethink opening a store in the DeWitt Center in North Auburn. The press release read as followed, “On Monday, February 9, 2015, Placer County received notification from Costco Wholesale Corporation that Costco has elected to…

Grass Valley Two Car Collision Sends Two Women To Jail For DUI

Grass Valley Two Car Collision Sends Two Women To Jail For DUI

  On Monday night in Grass Valley, a two-vehicle collision led to the arrest of one of the drivers, and also an arrest of a friend who stopped at the scene to assist. According to California Highway Patrol, the collision occurred about 9:55 p.m. on Highway 49. CHP said that…

Placerville Police Department Is Looking For A New Member With Leadership Skills

Placerville Police Department Is Looking For A New Member With Leadership Skills

The Placerville Police Department is looking to add a new Police Sergeant to their leadership team. The department leaders are currently looking for experienced officers to promote, or current police supervisors interested in leading within one of the premier law enforcement agencies in California’s Sierra Foothills. The City of Placerville…

Roseville Driver Involved In Fatal Collision Identified

Roseville Driver Involved In Fatal Collision Identified

The female driver who died in a fatal accident on Highway 65 on Sunday has been identified. The California Highway Patrol said that Nadezhda Tiskiy, 55, of Roseville was entering the on-ramp in her Toyota Camry, westbound at Pleasant Grove Boulevard onto Highway 65 South when she lost control of…

Placer County Water Agency Welcomes New General Manager

Placer County Water Agency Welcomes New General Manager

Placer County Water Agency announced the replacement for retiring PCWA General Manager David A. Breninger, who steps down March 6th from a 23-year career with the agency. Longtime PCWA executive and respected leader in the regional water industry Einar Maisch was named PCWA’s new general manager. Maisch, who has worked…

Teen Driver Loses Life In Accident On Highway 49 Near Grass Valley

Teen Driver Loses Life In Accident On Highway 49 Near Grass Valley

On Saturday afternoon, units responded to a vehicle accident Highway 49 that resulted in the death of a young female driver. According to California Highway Patrol, the 17-year-old girl was driving southbound towards Auburn in a Subaru wagon. For an unknown reason, the girl lost control of her vehicle just…