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FBI Seeks Help In Identifying Placer County Bank Robber

FBI Seeks Help In Identifying Placer County Bank Robber

The FBI needs your help identifying a man who is suspected of robbing three Placer County banks. The man presented tellers with a note demanding money and threatened that he had a weapon. The man is described as white, 40 to 50 years old, 5-foot-10 to 6-foot-3 in height, weighing 230 to 250 pounds…

Spring Is Ideal Time To Have PG&E Conduct Free Gas Appliance Safety Inspections

Spring Is Ideal Time To Have PG&E Conduct Free Gas Appliance Safety Inspections

As Californians begin to tackle their spring cleaning checklists, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) urges its customers to add gas appliances to the list with a free inspection from the utility. “We’re always thinking about our customers’ safety.  Gas appliances have been working hard all winter long, and spring…

DWR Awards $6.7 Million In Grants To Launch Sustainable Groundwater Management Planning Efforts

DWR Awards $6.7 Million In Grants To Launch Sustainable Groundwater Management Planning Efforts

The Department of Water Resources announced Wednesday it is awarding 21 counties a total of $6.7 million in grants to help with sustainable groundwater planning. The Proposition 1 Sustainable Groundwater Planning Grant Program provides funding for county projects that will develop groundwater plans consistent with the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act  enacted…

Auburn PD Need Your Help In Identifying Attempted Robbery Suspect

Auburn PD Need Your Help In Identifying Attempted Robbery Suspect

On Wednesday, at approximately 1:10 AM, a male was approached by another unknown male as he walked in a parking lot located near Auburn Folsom Road and Herdal Drive. The victim stated as unknown male approached, the suspect male pointed a black handgun at the victim’s face and demanded everything he…

Sierra College Guest Writer Series Presents Author Nanci Lee Woody

Sierra College Guest Writer Series Presents Author Nanci Lee Woody

The Sierra College Guest Writer Series Presents Nanci Lee Woody, author of Tears and Trombones. This presentation will be held in the Campus Center, Building J, Fireside Room, on Thursday, April 7, 2016 from 2 – 3:30 pm, on the Rocklin Campus. The Guest Writers Series brings published authors to campus for free public…

Victim Of Grass Valley Homicide Identified

Victim Of Grass Valley Homicide Identified

On March 20th, 2016, Deputies from the Nevada County Sheriff-Coroner’s Office were dispatched to a suspicious death call in the 10000 block of Banner View Drive in Grass Valley, CA. Deputies believed the deceased was a victim of a homicide. Due to the condition of the decedent’s body, investigators were…

Surge Of CAL FIRE Firefighters Hired to Prevent Wildfires

Surge Of CAL FIRE Firefighters Hired to Prevent Wildfires

With spring now taking hold in California, CAL FIRE is already staffing up for fire season, while focusing the efforts of its crews on preventing large and damaging wildfires. Recent rains have been a welcome sight to drought parched California, but CAL FIRE firefighters are not letting their guard down,…

Out Of Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk Date Released

Out Of Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk Date Released

For those of you who have been asking about the Out of Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk, we have the newest details for this event. The date has just been released and it will happen on Saturday, October 8th, 2016. Registration starts at 10 A.M. at Auburn Railhead Park. The walk will…

Murder In Grass Valley, High Speed Chase Through 3 Counties

Murder In Grass Valley, High Speed Chase Through 3 Counties

On Sunday at approx. 9:25 p.m. the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office was called to a residence in the 10000 block of Banner View Drive in Grass Valley, California, for a report of a possible dead body inside the residence. Upon arrival at the residence deputies determined the subject in question…

Body Found In American River Near No Hands Bridge

Body Found In American River Near No Hands Bridge

A man’s body was found Sunday in the American River near the No Hands Bridge area. Multiple agencies arrived upon the scene to respond to reports of a body floating in the waterway face down. Cal Fire was the first on the scene at 12:30 P.M. The California Highway Patrol Helicopter H-20…