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Work To Begin On Highway 49 and Highway 193

Work To Begin On Highway 49 and Highway 193

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Caltrans is now targeting mid-July as a start date for projects on Highway 49 near Auburn and Highway 193 in Newcastle that are both expected to result in delays for motorists. A portion of Highway 49 heading down into the American River Canyon will be subject to one-way traffic controls…

Three Rocklin Teens Not Charged In Whitney High School Threat

Three Rocklin Teens Not Charged In Whitney High School Threat

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No charges were filed against Whitney High School students arrested in relation to alleged threats of campus violence. On Wednesday, Rocklin Police Department determined that no criminal charges will be filed against Justin Herrmann, 18, of Rocklin or against the two juveniles also arrested in the case. This decision is…

Keeping Your Pets Safe On The 4th

Keeping Your Pets Safe On The 4th

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Fourth of July celebrations may be fun for you, but the popping, crackling and booming of fireworks can be terrifying for you pets.  The best thing a pet owner can do is keep your animals inside and be sure to eliminate any escape route for them.  Even mellow animals may…

Early Morning Accident Leaves Bicyclist Dead On Foresthill Road

Early Morning Accident Leaves Bicyclist Dead On Foresthill Road

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An early morning fatal accident occurred today on west bound Foresthill Road when a Toyota pickup struck a bicyclist.  At 6:40 a.m. first responders were called out to the scene just west of the Foresthill Bridge. A female cyclist, identified as Barbara Crowell of Dutch Flat, was riding up the grade…

Play It Safe In Placer County This Independence Day

Play It Safe In Placer County This Independence Day

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  Placer County law enforcement wants you to be safe and smart. Auburn Police and Local Law Enforcement will be out in numbers this holiday weekend looking for drunk drivers and also keeping people safe on the road during the Placer County Avoid the 7 Task Force. The July 4th…

Fire In Colfax Destroys Home, Burns One Acre

Fire In Colfax Destroys Home, Burns One Acre

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Firefighters kept busy on Tuesday evening in Colfax with a structure fire off Sierra Canyon Lane.  The home backs up to the Colfax Cemetery. The fire spread from the fully engulfed home to some nearby vegetation that required an air attack by Cal Fire. Three air units were dispatched and…

Fire Guts Mobile Home in Newcastle

Fire Guts Mobile Home in Newcastle

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Fire broke-out on a single wide mobile home on Hillcrest Drive in Newcastle on Sunday at around 2:30 p.m.   According to residents living in Castle City Mobile Home Park, the initial 911 call to dispatch was placed and Newcastle Fire responded to a report of smoke coming from a…

41st Annual Western States Endurance Run

41st Annual Western States Endurance Run

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The 41st Western States Endurance Run created a buzz of energy in Auburn as people lined the trails and streets while they waited for the ultra-marathoners to climb out of the American River Canyon and make their way  up through Robie  Point and  on down to Placer High School.  LeFebvre Stadium…

PCSO Helps Out The Special Olympics by Hitting the Pavement

PCSO Helps Out The Special Olympics by Hitting the Pavement

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  Placer County Sheriff  participates Special Olympics Torch Run   On a brisk Friday morning,  12 Placer County Sheriff’s Officers and employees  took off running for a good cause, The Special Olympics Torch Run. At  5:30 a.m., officers met up in Beals Point parking lot in Granite Bay to the light…

Left Over Trash Is A Bears Best Friend

Left Over Trash Is A Bears Best Friend

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  The bears are out of hibernation and scrounging for food, especially in trashcans, and what a tasty feast a leftover barbecue can be for the hungry giants.  Summer is here and it’s time to be bear aware. Residents on Sylvan Vista had the perfect photo op with a visit…