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30 Out Of 90 Horses Confiscated from Grace Foundation Still Need Homes

30 Out Of 90 Horses Confiscated from Grace Foundation Still Need Homes

El Dorado County Animal Services are continuing their search for homes for the remaining 30 horses that came from the former Grace Foundation facility in El Dorado Hills. Many of the remaining horses have had limited training and will need a skilled horse person to train them in basic horsemanship…

World War II War Hero Succumbs To Injuries Sustained From New Years Home Invasion

World War II War Hero Succumbs To Injuries Sustained From New Years Home Invasion

World War II War Hero Succumbs To Injuries Sustained From New Years Home Invasion 91-year-old Gerald Holderman Sr., succumbed to injuries over the weekend that he suffered during an attack inside his Diamond Spring home on New Year’s Eve. Holderman and his wife of 60 years, Faye Holderman, were both attacked during a home invasion.…

A Crime Spree In Rocklin Has Police On The Lookout

A Crime Spree In Rocklin Has Police On The Lookout

Rocklin police are looking for some unknown suspects after a spree of 15 related property crimes that occurred Saturday night on into Sunday morning. The Rocklin Police Department reported the unknown suspects stole two automobiles, vandalized several cars, buildings, and homes, with spray paint.  The suspects  broke into multiple homes and at…

Sheridan Man Out Of Jail For Five Hours Then Is Arrested Again

Sheridan Man Out Of Jail For Five Hours Then Is Arrested Again

Just five hours after he was released from jail, a Placer County man found himself back in jail when deputies caught him stashing a bag of 10 cans of chewing tobacco for a minimum-security inmate outside a county building. Chad James Greenwood, 30, told deputies that he had just been…

Dry Winter Season Leads To Bleak Snow Survey

Dry Winter Season Leads To Bleak Snow Survey

The Department of Water Resources is conducting this winter’s third manual snow survey just off Highway 50 at Sierra-at-Tahoe. Recent electronic readings have revealed a trend of declining water content in the snow-pack this winter.  Thursday, The Department of Water Resources said the statewide water content is just 19 percent…

Community Opportunity: Weimar-Applegate-Colfax Municipal Advisory Council

Community Opportunity: Weimar-Applegate-Colfax Municipal Advisory Council

The Weimar-Applegate-Colfax Municipal Advisory Council currently has  an open position for one person to fill.  Potential council members must reside, own property, or own or manage a business within the areas listed. The WAC MAC is located in District 5 represented by Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery.   The current council has seven…

Roseville Woman Jogger Attacked On Trail

Roseville Woman Jogger Attacked On Trail

  A Roseville woman was out jogging at 5:30 am on Wednesday morning and managed to fight off a man who attacked her from behind. Roseville Police Department said the woman was out on the trails behind Summerhill Park near Washington Boulevard and Highway 65. A man wearing all black…

Two Roseville Schools Placed On Lockdown While Police Search Area

Two Roseville Schools Placed On Lockdown While Police Search Area

Two Roseville schools went on precautionary lock down on Wednesday as Roseville Police Officers searched the area for a possible murder suspect. Oakmont High School and Warren T. Eich Middle School temporarily closed it’s campuses after police searched for  24-year-old Aaron Ramzy in a two mile radius. Ramzy was identified as…

Grass Valley Man Steals Booze, Cigarettes, Sunglasses And A Wheelchair

Grass Valley Man Steals Booze, Cigarettes, Sunglasses And A Wheelchair

Placer County Sheriff officers arrested a  Grass Valley man who crawled through broken glass to rob a convenience store and days later tried to steal a wheelchair from a hospital. 23-year-old Daniel Vandoren was seen on a video smashing and crawling through the broken a glass door at the A-1…

Gilardi Road Overcrossing Closure To Impact I-80 Drivers

Gilardi Road Overcrossing Closure To Impact I-80 Drivers

The California Department of Transportation is alerting motorists that Interstate 80 will once again be closed overnight in both directions as Caltrans crews raise the Gilardi Road Overcrossing in Newcastle. Motorists should expect a delay with an eight-mile detour.  Interstate 80 is scheduled to close from 11 p.m. Tuesday, March…