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Board Of Supervisors Approves 75 Miles Of Roadway Repair In Placer County

Board Of Supervisors Approves 75 Miles Of Roadway Repair In Placer County

With more than 1,000 miles of roadway to maintain, Placer County is continually replacing and repairing the surfaces of the county’s streets and highways. With cold winters and scorching hot summers, the road surfaces take a beating. Each year, the county prioritizes which roads will be repaired. The board of…

Northern California Man Convicted Of Trying To Join ISIS

Northern California Man Convicted Of Trying To Join ISIS

A Northern California man who attempted to provide material support and resources to ISIS was sentenced Tuesday to 12 years in prison, officials said in a press release. After Nicholas Michael Teausant, 22, of Acampo, serves his sentence, he will then serve 25 years supervised release, officials said. Teausant was…

Local Election Results Announced

Local Election Results Announced

The Placer County Board of Supervisors will remain intact as all three of it’s members who took part in Tuesday’s election were victorious. In the Placer County Supervisor 3rd district race, Jim Holmes defeated Robert Grigas, by receiving 75.83% of the votes. The Placer County Supervisor District 4 race was…

Bear Causing Disturbance In Lake Tahoe Park Was Put Down

Bear Causing Disturbance In Lake Tahoe Park Was Put Down

Nevada wildlife officials said they’ve been forced to kill a bear at Lake Tahoe that was posing a growing danger at a state park at Sand Harbor just south of Incline Village. Nevada Department of Wildlife spokesman Chris Healy said the 2-year-old black bear entered the parking area Thursday morning…

Missing Nevada County Man Found Alive And Well

Missing Nevada County Man Found Alive And Well

Missing Nevada County man, Conor Hestbeck, was found today according to the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office. No details have been released yet, other than Conor is in good health and spirits. On June 5, 2016, Conor Hestbeck, age 27, of Nevada City, was reporting missing by his family. He was last…

Marysville Robbery Victim Shot Multiple Times

Marysville Robbery Victim Shot Multiple Times

A 40-year-old man was shot several times during an attempted robbery in a Marysville neighborhood, police said in a press release. Officials have identified the victim as Randy Keel, 40, who is reportedly in stable condition after suffering several gunshot wounds on his upper and lower body. The incident happened…

Firefighters Extinguish Placerville Fire

Firefighters Extinguish Placerville Fire

Firefighters have fully contained a wildfire that began burning Friday, Cal Fire said. Two firefighters suffered minor injuries, officials said. No structures were damaged in the fire. The fire, which was initially reported to be 45 acres, has burned 25 near Mount Aukum and Grizzly Flat roads, Cal Fire said.…

Woodland Police Dog Hit By Vehicle While Pursuing Suspect

Woodland Police Dog Hit By Vehicle While Pursuing Suspect

A Woodland police K9 officer is in critical condition after being hit by a car while in pursuit of a suspect, officials said in a press release. Peydro was hit by a car that was driving southbound on Walnut Street, officials said. A Woodland officer and Peydro were patrolling around…

Giant Lizard Is Missing And On The Loose In Placerville Neighborhood

Giant Lizard Is Missing And On The Loose In Placerville Neighborhood

Jason Roberts spotted a 4-1/2-foot quince monitor lizard moseying along his driveway Thursday afternoon. But, by the time Jason Roberts ran back out to give the lizard water, it scurried away up a hill. “I’ve been all the way back up in this area,” said Trent Baker, pointing to the…

Veterans Day Parade Committee Hosting Pancake Breakfast

Veterans Day Parade Committee Hosting Pancake Breakfast

The Auburn Veterans Day Parade Committee is hosting it’s annual pancake breakfast this Sunday, June 5th from 8 A.M. till 11 A.M. They will be serving pancakes, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, butter and syrup. The breakfast is being held at the Auburn Memorial Veterans Building located at 100 East Street…