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Auburn looking for Volunteers For Amgen

Auburn looking for Volunteers For Amgen

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 The Amgen Tour of California will once again be cycling thru Auburn and volunteers are needed to assist as the tour passes thru the city during Stage One.  The nation’s largest and most prestigious professional cycling race, the 2014 Amgen Tour of California (ATOC), kicks off in Sacramento on May…

Placer County Sheriff’s Office Requesting Your Assistance

Placer County Sheriff’s Office Requesting Your Assistance

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The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is requesting your assistance in identifying the person pictured. This person is wanted in connection with using stolen credit cards at businesses in Placer County. Please contact Detective Hudson at 530-889-7800 if you can identify him. If you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Placer…

PCSO- Nothing Found in Colfax Following School Lock Down

PCSO- Nothing Found in Colfax Following School Lock Down

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@PlacerSheriff: Nothing found at COLFAX schools. Colfax Schools were locked down shortly before noon on Wednesday after three first-grade students reported seeing a man wearing a black mask and carrying a long gun and a handgun. The students said the man was walking in the soccer field, toward Colfax Elementary…

Update: Students Released After Colfax School Lock Down

Update: Students Released After Colfax School Lock Down

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Searches are being finalized at both COLFAX schools. Students to be released in next 10-20 minutes. Elementary school first, then HS. Units are continuing a room to room search on both school campuses in Colfax and the schools remain on lockdown. As soon as information is available on students being…

PCSO Asking Colfax Parents to Stay Back

PCSO Asking Colfax Parents to Stay Back

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Deputies are asking that parents DO NOT respond to Colfax schools. You will be blocking emergency responders and children are not being released at this time. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is at Colfax Elementary School where three first-grade students reported seeing a man wearing a black mask and carrying…

Possible Gunman Causes Lock Down of Colfax Schools

Possible Gunman Causes Lock Down of Colfax Schools

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According to the Highway Patrol Colfax schools are locked down due to the report of a possible gunman in the soccer field area. Sheriff’s deputies are on the scene a helicopter is in the air as they look for this possible gunman near the schools in Colfax.…

Foresthill Road Repaired Quickly Thanks to Social Media

Foresthill Road Repaired Quickly Thanks to Social Media

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The use of Social Media was instrumental in getting a county road fixed recently. Placer county Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery uses Social media such as face book as one way to stay in touch wither constituents so when the Supervisor heard the concern of one Foresthill resident regarding a crumbling roadway…

PCWA Postpones Water Restrictions

PCWA Postpones Water Restrictions

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Wet weather in February and early March hasn’t ended the drought but it has given the Placer County Water Agency more time to determine if water delivery restrictions will be needed this year. Meeting Thursday (Mar. 6), the PCWA Board of Directors decided to postpone until early April the adoption…

Auburn’s Financial Emergency

Auburn’s Financial Emergency

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The Auburn City Council heard the staff report of the City’s Financial Status for Fiscal year 2013-14. The mid-year report for the city was followed up by the Interim City Manager, Rich Ramirez overview of several issues the city needs to be out in front of for the 2014-15 fiscal-year that…

Auburn Wants County to Perform EIR on Costco Project

Auburn Wants County to Perform EIR on Costco Project

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In closed session the Auburn City Council agreed to direct council to write a letter to Placer County demanding that the County perform an Environmental impact report as part of the Costco lease agreement. Auburn City Attorney Michael G. Colantuono says the law is clear.                 Click to hear Colantuono on…