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Safe Route To Schools Work to Begin this Summer

Safe Route To Schools Work to Begin this Summer

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The Auburn City Council approved a Public Works agenda item, at last night’s City Council meeting, to continue with the Safe Route to Schools Grant. Public Works Director Bernie Schroeder says the project has been in the works for years.                 Bike path 1 Schroeder says the city council expanded the…

Body Found in the American River Sunday

Body Found in the American River Sunday

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A body was pulled out of the American River Sunday. Lt. Mark Reed with the Placer County Sheriff’s office says kayakers found the body in the Ponderosa bridge area. Click to hear Lt Reed 1 Lt. Reed says they have not identified the man. Click to hear Lt Reed 2 If anyone has…

An Auburn Well in Haiti

An Auburn Well in Haiti

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To follow up on the La Source Premiere at te State theater from last week. Placer High School Graduate Brandon Vedeer a documentary film producer brought his latest film La Source, documenting the story of a man trying to bring water to his home village in Haiti and the trials…

Summer Camps That ‘Rock’

Summer Camps That ‘Rock’

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Placer Nature Center Offers Summer Camps That ‘Rock’. Called “Footsteps to Summer Fun” the camp schedule and lineup, promises to be fun and educational. Starting in the middle of June, the weeklong camps will focus on different nature-related themes with hands-on science investigations and experiments. To optimize each child’s learning…

Nevada County Fairgrounds Hosting Job Fair

Nevada County Fairgrounds Hosting Job Fair

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The Nevada County Fairgrounds is hosting a job fair to fulfill its hiring needs for this year’s Fair season. If you are interested in working at the Fairgrounds during the 2013 Fair season, plan to attend this event. Robin Houck the Executive Director of the Fairgrounds says they will be…

Phone Scam Warning

Phone Scam Warning

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In the latest telephone scam, callers are now identifying themselves as law enforcement officials and citizens are urged to be extra cautious when anyone calls them for money. Recently, some local residents have received phones calls from someone claiming to be a Placer County sheriff’s official. They were told there…

Local Artist’s Art Accepted by Crocker Art Museum

Local Artist’s Art Accepted by Crocker Art Museum

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Maggie Rose McGurk, a member of Placer Arts has had one of her pieces accepted by the Croker Art Museum for their “Big Names, Small Art” Auction on Thursday May 23rd, 6:00 PM till 9:00 PM. Maggie’s artwork is of Gregory Kondos, California’s famous artist who has painted in Greece, France,…

Cal-Fire Encouraging Public to Report Suspicious Fire Activity

Cal-Fire Encouraging Public to Report Suspicious Fire Activity

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Cal-Fire is encouraging the public to Report Suspicious fire Activity. According to the United States Fire Administration’s (USFA) National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) during 2008-2010, an estimated 16,800 intentionally set fires in residential buildings occur annually in the United States. These fires result in an estimated 280 deaths, 775…

Foster Care in Placer County

Foster Care in Placer County

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The Placer County Board of Supervisors heard the impassioned pleas of several in the Foster care community when the board took up the topic of foster care funding in the County. Richard Knecht (Connect) the County’s Director of Children’s System of Care asked the board to approve a contract with…

Dignified Transfer of Airman

Dignified Transfer of Airman

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At approximately 10:45 a.m. on May 10, a military contracted aircraft will deliver the remains of Staff Sgt. Richard Dickson to Beale Air Force Base. Dickson, 24, of Rancho Cordova, Calif., was killed along with three crewmembers April 27, when his MC-12 aircraft crashed in Afghanistan. “We express our deepest…