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CHP Arrests Wanted Felon

CHP Arrests Wanted Felon

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Grass Valley CHP arrested a wanted felon late Wednesday morning. At approximately 11:05 AM, a 30 year old male Clayton Abbott the 3rd was driving a 2002 Yamaha off-road motorcycle northbound on LaBarr Meadows Rd near Dog Bar Rd. As the motorcycle approached CHP Officer Ingram, who was conducting speed…

Air Fest 2013 in Grass Valley this Weekend

Air Fest 2013 in Grass Valley this Weekend

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The Planes are coming to Grass Valley this weekend for Air Fest 2013. The biggest plane co-piloted by  Jim Ricketts, is the DC-4. It’s the only one still flying on the West Coast and will be the largest plane to have ever attended AirFest (and among the biggest to land…

Auburnites Asked to Donate Blood

Auburnites Asked to Donate Blood

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The Auburn Blood Source office has put out a call to donors stating that Blood Source has been asked to send blood products to San Francisco to help the victims of the plane crash.  Blood Source always serves our local hospitals first but share with other areas when possible.  Leslie…

Addition of Hydroelectric Power Stations in Placer County

Addition of Hydroelectric Power Stations in Placer County

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The addition of small hydroelectric power stations on Placer County Water Agency’s western water system of canals and pipelines was reported at Monday’s (July 8) PCWA Board of Directors’ meeting. In a presentation to the Board, Deputy Director of Technical Services Brent Smith said Placer County’s topography and water delivery…

Smoke a Health Threat in El Dorado County

Smoke a Health Threat in El Dorado County

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The Kyburz Fire and other wildfires in the region are creating smoky conditions in some areas of El Dorado County, prompting the County Air Quality Management District (AQMD) and Health Services Department to issue an advisory.  Officials expect that El Dorado County may continue to be affected on an intermittent…

Foresthill Bridge Fire

Foresthill Bridge Fire

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Cal-Fire Investigators were on the scene of the Foresthill Bridge while the fire was still burning. Investigators returned Wednesday to take a careful look at the fire and to find a potential cause for the 4-acre blaze that threatened homes and closed roads in the area. Containment lines were already…

Del Oro Grad Receives Athletic and Academic Scholarship

Del Oro Grad Receives Athletic and Academic Scholarship

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Dustin Penn-Henry, a 2013 graduate of Del Oro High School, has signed a National Letter of Intent with the NCAA to play men’s volleyball at the collegiate level at Coker College in Hartsville, South Carolina. Coker College Men’s Volleyball team competes in the NCAA in Division II. And he played…

$2 Million in Mental Health Funding Approved at BOS Meeting

$2 Million in Mental Health Funding Approved at BOS Meeting

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A nearly empty Board Chambers made the quick approval of several Health and Human Services agenda Item approvals echo through the dome. The Board unanimously approved around 2 million dollars in state funding for Health and Human Services across several areas. Using these funds for established community programs, as Richard…

Fire Beneath Foresthill Bridge Threatens Homes

Fire Beneath Foresthill Bridge Threatens Homes

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A vegetation fire beneath the Foresthill Bridge started at around 2pm Tuesday and was attacked quickly by a number of area agencies including Cal Fire, Placer County Fire, Auburn City Fire, Newcastle Fire and the U.S. Forest Service. The crews have held the burn to just 4 acres and because…

APD Strong Arm Robbery in Hate Crime

APD Strong Arm Robbery in Hate Crime

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An Auburn man was arrest for strong armed robbery and a hate crime enhancement the morning of July 4th. On the 4th of July at approximately 10:06 a.m., Auburn police officers were dispatched to the 7-11 store located in the five hundred block of Auburn Ravine Road for a report…