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State Parks Puts Empire Mine Up for Sale

State Parks Puts Empire Mine Up for Sale

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California State Parks has a Gold mine to sell ya. Recent action by a Senate subcommittee of the Legislature recommending the Empire Mine State Historic Park be sold. Due to ongoing contaminated water leaking from the mine into Wolf Creek in Grass Valley, the state is looking to unload the…

Pick Pocket Suspect Saught

Pick Pocket Suspect Saught

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Please help the Placer County Sheriff’s Office identify this woman, who has been stalking her victims in stores, then stealing their wallets when they are distracted. She’s been doing this in the Auburn area and then using the stolen credit cards. If you know who she is, you’re urged to…

Placer County Government Offices Cut Water Use

Placer County Government Offices Cut Water Use

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Cities, counties and even the state is asking residents to conserve water in California’s 3rd year of drought. The Placer County Board of Supervisors heard from the Community Development Resource agency Planning Services Division with an update on efforts to reduce water consumption in various county departments and agencies during…

PARC River Clean Up This Saturday in the Confluence

PARC River Clean Up This Saturday in the Confluence

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This Saturday, April 12th from 8 AM to 1 PM is the annual American River Clean-Up organized by Protect American River Canyon or PARC. Volunteers will meet at the Old Auburn-Foresthill Curved Bridge near the Confluence (3 miles below Auburn near the Highway 49 American River Crossing). Check in at…

Natalie Pietromonaco of Auburn Wins Drive Chip and Putt at Augusta

Natalie Pietromonaco of Auburn Wins Drive Chip and Putt at Augusta

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Congratulations to Natalie Pietromonaco of Auburn. Natalie won the Drive Chip and Putt tournament in Augusta Georgia in the girls division for 12 and 13 year olds. The inaugural Drive, Chip and Putt Championship featured 88 youngsters who had advanced through local and regional competition last year. The competition started…

PCWA Warns of “Overpayment” Scam

PCWA Warns of “Overpayment” Scam

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The Placer County Water Agency is alerting water customers to be aware of a possible scam that has been reported by two water users in the PCWA service area. PCWA Director of Customer Services Matt Young said the agency is concerned over a mailing entitled “overpayment notice” that appears to…

Attempted Robbery at Auburn Pharmacy

Attempted Robbery at Auburn Pharmacy

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Customers abandoned their shopping carts Saturday morning (April 5th) after a man passed a note saying he had a gun to an employee in the pharmacy of the Raleys Grocery Store in Auburn. Now the Placer County Sheriff’s detectives are looking for a man who attempted to rob the Raley’s…

Mountain Lion Sightings in Rocklin

Mountain Lion Sightings in Rocklin

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Over the last two months, the Rocklin Police Department has received calls regarding the possible sighting of a large cat or mountain lion in residential neighborhoods. The first sighting was reported on 2-21-14 at 1626 hours when a resident on Morgan Court called police about a “bob cat” in his…

What to do if You Get Lost in the Canyon

What to do if You Get Lost in the Canyon

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We live in a beautiful area full of hills, valleys and trails throughout the area. The dangers are very real as we were reminded of once again when 55 year old Robert Root of Modesto was separated from his trail running group near the Michigan Bluff area of the Western…

ANTELOPE BROTHERS CHARGED WITH MURDER

ANTELOPE BROTHERS CHARGED WITH MURDER

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In a news release from the placer County District attorney’s Office: The District Attorney’s Office announced today that two counts of murder have been filed against brothers Ruslan and Roman Glukhoy, both 19 years old, of  Antelope, in connection with the April 2nd, 2014, deaths of 35-year-old Jose Luis Barriga-Tovar…