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Milestone Reached With Placer’s Riolo Vineyards Specific Plan

Milestone Reached With Placer’s Riolo Vineyards Specific Plan

Placer County reached a major housing development milestone today as the county issued building permits for 11 model homes to be constructed as part of the Riolo Vineyards Specific Plan. A representative from the development was joined by District 1 Supervisor Jack Duran, whose area includes Riolo Vineyards, Placer’s Community…

Auburn PD To Wear Special Badges This Month For 9/11 Project

Auburn PD To Wear Special Badges This Month For 9/11 Project

In support and recognition of the 911 Project, the Auburn Police Department is participating in this program for the first time this year. The 911 Project is also known as “American First Responders United.” The project was formed in reference to and in remembrance of the tragic incidents on September…

Placer Hillmen Kickoff 2017 Football Season Tonight On KAHI

Placer Hillmen Kickoff 2017 Football Season Tonight On KAHI

KAHI Radio is kicking off its coverage of the Placer Hillmen football season tonight as the Hillmen play host to Pleasant Grove High School. Kick off will be at 7p.m. immediately following the Hillmen J.V. football game. Of course, the foothill’s favorite football announcing team, Dave Rosenthal and Casey Freelove,…

Delays On Highway 49 Until November For Repaving Project

Delays On Highway 49 Until November For Repaving Project

Caltrans is alerting motorists traveling near Downieville on Highway 49 that traffic delays for roadway rehabilitation operations are expected to begin Monday, August 28 and continue through mid-November for a $4.5 million pavement preservation project on 12 miles of deteriorating highway south of Downieville. Motorists should expect approximately 10 to…

Placer Hires Rebekah Evans As New County Visitors Bureau CEO

Placer Hires Rebekah Evans As New County Visitors Bureau CEO

In a news release, the Placer County Visitors Bureau said Monday, Aug. 21, that Rebekah Evans has accepted an offer to become the organization’s next CEO. Evans is expected to begin her new job on Sept. 5. Evans previously served as executive director of the Ventura County Coast Tourism Business…

Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital Helps Provides Students With Needed School Supplies

Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital Helps Provides Students With Needed School Supplies

As students start to return back to school, not every child has the basic supplies they need. As part of Sutter Health’s partnership with Operation Backpack, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital donated more than 80 backpacks full of school supplies to help local students start the school year off with the…

Seven Lincoln Potters Selected To The All-GWL Teams

Seven Lincoln Potters Selected To The All-GWL Teams

The 2017 All-Great West League team and league individual awards have been announced by league commissioner Ken Wilson. The voting was conducted by the league managers. Portland Pickles outfielder Zander Clarke is the GWL Player of the Year. Clarke led the league in home runs (14), while finishing second in…

Placer Joins The Opposition To The Governor’s Giant Tunnel Plans

Placer Joins The Opposition To The Governor’s Giant Tunnel Plans

Placer County water officials are among the cities and counties who are leading a surge of lawsuits to try to block Gov. Jerry Brown’s plans to build giant tunnels that would carry water from the north of the state far to the west and south. Sacramento County and other local…

Placer Seeks Public Input On Proposed Placer Sports and Event Center

Placer Seeks Public Input On Proposed Placer Sports and Event Center

Placer County is seeking public input for the proposed Placer Sports and Event Center project at the Placer County Fairgrounds in Roseville, with a public meeting on the proposal set for Aug. 29. The proposed project is a collaboration between Placer Valley Tourism and Placer County, which consists of at…

Auburn PD Weekend Report

Auburn PD Weekend Report

Yesterday, at approximately 2:33 A.M., an officer observed movement in the 600 block of Lincoln Way but was unable to determine the source. Upon further investigation 35 year old transient, Dustin Marshall, was found inside a vacant apartment building in the process of burglarizing it. Marshall was booked into the…