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California Enters Its 4th Year In Drought

California Enters Its 4th Year In Drought

California Enters Its 4th Year In Drought Placer County Water Agency said Friday in a press release that the continuing dry weather is a concern. An update on current precipitation and water storage was presented Thursday Jan. 15th, to the PCWA Board of Directors by Deputy Director of Technical Services Tony…

Man Who Car-Jacked And Left Family Arrested

Man Who Car-Jacked And Left Family Arrested

Roseville Police made an arrest from Monday’s car-jacking incident that took place on Douglas Boulevard. Officers arrested Michael Anthony Milan, 33, of Sacramento, on suspicion of stealing a vehicle in Roseville while a woman and a young girl were still inside the car. Roseville PD was already in the area…

A Gift From Above

A Gift From Above

A Gift From Above It was a long drive home from San Louis Obispo for Lisa Swisley, and what better way to kill time then listening to a book on tape.  It was a book she gave to her grandfather before he passed away,  Mitch Albom’s  “Five People You Meet…

Arrest Made in Weimar Murder Case from 24 Years Ago

Arrest Made in Weimar Murder Case from 24 Years Ago

Placer County Sheriff’s Detectives made an arrest in a cold case murder from twenty-four years ago. Placer County Sheriff’s detectives have arrested the man believed responsible for killing a couple shot to death in their home on Ponderosa Way in Weimar. The suspect, Joseph Victor Foster, was arrested at Soledad…

Placer County Speaks Up Regarding Pending Law Suit By The City Of Auburn

Placer County Speaks Up Regarding Pending Law Suit By The City Of Auburn

Placer County has issued a statement regarding the potential law suite against them by the City of Auburn regarding the proposed Costco site. The press release said that they regret that the City of Auburn has chosen to sue Placer County in an effort to stop the Costco project before…

Placerville Police Stop Tagger Before He Tags Other Buildings

Placerville Police Stop Tagger Before He Tags Other Buildings

On Wednesday, Placerville Police officers made an arrest in a graffiti case that occurred throughout the city. Over the last couple of weeks, the Placerville Police Department has had an increase in graffiti occurring throughout the city. All of the tagging had similarities, indicating that it may have been done…

41 Horses Rescued From Neglect In Nevada City

41 Horses Rescued From Neglect In Nevada City

On January 4th, the Nevada County Animal Control was alerted to conduct a welfare check on 41 horses that were located in the 22000 block of Swenson Ravine in Nevada County. The property owner said that their tenant had asked if another person could place a half dozen horses on the property…

City To Sue County Over Costco Project

City To Sue County Over Costco Project

              The Auburn Journal and other local media are reporting that Auburn city council members have announced plans to file a lawsuit against the county and the controversial Costco project, citing economic and environmental concerns.  The move came after a closed door session Monday…

Third Man Struck And Killed By Car In Roseville Already in 2015

Third Man Struck And Killed By Car In Roseville Already in 2015

For the third time in just over 10 days, another pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on a Roseville street. According to California Highway Patrol, the male victim was attempting to cross traffic on foot on Monday at 5:45pm. CHP officers said Mark Colemen, 61, was driving his 1998…

Car-jacking In Roseville Leaves Family Stranded

Car-jacking In Roseville Leaves Family Stranded

On Monday afternoon a suspect running from police car-jacked a rental car in Roseville, and is still on the loose. Roseville police say they were investigating a suspicious person who was reported near Douglas Avenue and Sunrise Blvd. When police arrived and spotted the suspect, he ran from them. They do…