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Placer County Residents Wait for Concealed Weapons Permits

Placer County Residents Wait for Concealed Weapons Permits

Counties are facing backlogs for concealed weapons permits following recent attacks in San Bernardino and Paris.  While some counties seem to be doing better than others, the soonest interview appointment in Placer County is not for nearly nine months, according to CBS 13. In California, a state with some of…

3 Suspicious Packages Deemed SAFE at Roseville Square

3 Suspicious Packages Deemed SAFE at Roseville Square

11:20am Per Roseville Police, all three packages were inspected and deemed safe. Roadways should be open now. 10:30am Police are investigating several suspicious packages, wrapped in Christmas paper, in Roseville Town square. According to Roseville PD, the Placer County Incident Information Facebook Page, and KCRA, streets surrounding Vernon Square are…

NorCal Candidate for Senate, Tom Del Beccaro Talks Water & Taxes

NorCal Candidate for Senate, Tom Del Beccaro Talks Water & Taxes

As we close out the 2015 year and enter into the election season of 2016, we’re taking a closer look at some of the candidates up for Barbara Boxer’s Senate seat. Today, Sarah McCormick spoke with Forbes columnist, author and former Chairman of the California Republican Party, Thomas Del Beccaro,…

Tree Mortality Pushes Placer to a State of Emergency

Tree Mortality Pushes Placer to a State of Emergency

This week, the Placer County Board of Supervisors called for a local state of emergency, for the large number of dead and dying trees in the county. A winter storm expected to batter Northern California today could topple some of the millions of trees in the Sierra Nevada killed by the…

Supervisors Vote To Localize Marijuana Policies

Supervisors Vote To Localize Marijuana Policies

The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday signed off on a decision to establish a regulatory framework for the industry. Up till the board’s decision, medical marijuana was banned in unincorporated areas of Placer County due to zoning ordinances, according to multiple local news outlets. The board said the move does not specify…

The Little Library That Could… Gets 6 Months

The Little Library That Could… Gets 6 Months

12-9-15 From the Friends of the Loomis Library Facebook Page:  “The little library that could. It was a long day but 4 out of 5 Board of Supervisors and the Loomis Town Council voted to keep the Loomis Library operating through June 2016 so the voters can make the final…

Placer & Nevada Counties To Tackle Pot Policies

Placer & Nevada Counties To Tackle Pot Policies

The Placer County Board of Supervisors will take a look at the policies and regulations by the state of California, regarding medical marijuana. On May 5, 2015, Placer county supervisors voted 4-1 not to enact a cultivation ban, but rather explore the matter further and wait and see what the…

County Awards Placer County Fair Association 3 Year Contract

County Awards Placer County Fair Association 3 Year Contract

The Association that has had stewardship of the Placer County Fairgrounds for 80 years has been awarded a three-year contract to continue managing the fairgrounds’ facilities, the All American Speedway, and the annual Placer County Fair by the Placer County Board of Supervisors. The Placer County Fair Association purchased the…

City of Auburn To Vote In New Mayor

City of Auburn To Vote In New Mayor

The City of Auburn may have a new mayor tonight.  At 6:00 Vice Mayor, Dr. Bill Kirby will be sworn into office, pending an affirmative vote by the council. Sarah McCormick spoke with Kirby as he discussed the upcoming vote and the importance of memorializing Pearl Harbor Day.  Kirby talked about…

Half a Dozen IHOPs Robbed Saturday Night

Half a Dozen IHOPs Robbed Saturday Night

It happened in one night.  Saturday, two men are suspected of stealing money from six area IHOPs, using a master key to the cash register, while customers were eating. According to KCRA today, the two suspects used a master key to the cash register while customers were eating at the restaurant.…