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Saying Goodbye to Janice Forbes

Saying Goodbye to Janice Forbes

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The business community continues to offer their condolences to the family of Janice Forbes publisher of the Auburn Sentinel and Sierra Heritage Magazine. Forbes  also founded the  Placer Community Foundation. Ms. Forbes passed away last week after a lengthy illness. Gary Moffat, owner of Old Town Auburn’s Carpe Vino wrote…

Dry Creek Community Park Grand-Opening

Dry Creek Community Park Grand-Opening

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Placer County is inviting the public to attend a grand-opening ceremony for Dry Creek Community Park set to be held Wednesday, June 19. The ceremony is scheduled to take place at 10 a.m. The 34-acre park is located at 9245 Walerga Road south of Dry Creek and west of the…

Truckee Plane Crash Pilot Walks Away

Truckee Plane Crash Pilot Walks Away

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The pilot walked away without any injuries from a Truckee crash but his plane was not so lucky. On June 11, 2013, at approximately 1145 hours, a three blade single prop plane piloted by a 62 year old pilot, left John Wayne Airport with filed instrument plans to land in…

Unsafe Speeds and No Seat Belt Led to Truckee Fatality

Unsafe Speeds and No Seat Belt Led to Truckee Fatality

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Unsafe Speeds and not wearing a seat belt led to a fatality in Truckee Tuesday. Around 6 in the evening the California Highway Patrol was went to a call of a rollover accident on Sierra County Road 860 just west of Stampede Meadows, in Sierra County. Corey Adam Neill age…

City Council Talks About Blue Bags

City Council Talks About Blue Bags

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The Auburn City Council adopted the 2.03% cost of living adjustment as part of the Recology contract. Garbage rates in the city will increase a modest amount depending on usage for July first of this year through June 30 of next year. During the public comment portion Auburn resident Michael…

PCWA Looking for New Director

PCWA Looking for New Director

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The Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) Board of Directors is accepting letters of interest from prospective candidates to fill the unexpired term of former PCWA District 2 Director Alex Ferreira, who retired on June 6.  The individual appointed to the vacancy by the PCWA Board of Directors will serve the…

Granite Bay Sailor Receives Prestigious Award

Granite Bay Sailor Receives Prestigious Award

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Intelligence Specialist 1st Class Michael Heinz of Granite Bay, became the first ever recipient from U.S. Pacific Command’s Joint Intelligences Operations Center to receive the “Naval Intelligence Professionals” award and was ranked in the top five of 120 peers from among all Armed Forces at Joint Intelligences Operations Center. In…

El Dorado County Sheriff Wants to Say Thank You

El Dorado County Sheriff Wants to Say Thank You

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It’ always nice to get a thank you and this one goes out to the public from El Dorado County Sheriff John D’Agostini. On Monday, (June 3) Sheriff D’Agostini asked for the Public’s help to solve the burglary of a business in Town Center, El Dorado Hills. On May 20,…

State Controller is Cautiously Optimistic About May Numbers

State Controller is Cautiously Optimistic About May Numbers

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Cautiously optimistic State Controller John Chiang today released his monthly report covering California’s cash balance, receipts and disbursements in May 2013.  Total revenues for the month equaled $7.27 billion, beating estimates by $799.1 million (12.4 percent). Jacob Roper Public Information Officer with the controller’s Office says although numbers are up…

Sutter Auburn Faith AIM Program

Sutter Auburn Faith AIM Program

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Patients in the Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital service area with late-stage chronic illness can access the same resources and support available to big city residents thanks to the next major expansion at the local hospital. Thanks to Sutter Health’s Advanced Illness Management (AIM)® program, The expansion extends access to eligible…