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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…

Police Need Help Identifying Granite Bay Robbery Suspect

Police Need Help Identifying Granite Bay Robbery Suspect

Placer County sheriff’s officials are asking the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed a Granite Bay sandwich shop Tuesday. The same man is believed to be responsible for two restaurant robberies in Folsom, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release. The Granite Bay robbery occurred at about 10:38 a.m.…

King’s Player Has Case Submitted To District Attorney’s Office

King’s Player Has Case Submitted To District Attorney’s Office

The case involving the May, 30th 2016 arrest of Darren Collison has been submitted to the District Attorney’s Office by the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. The case is currently under review to determine what, if any, charges are appropriate in the case. Mr. Collison was released on $55,000 bail and…

Bodies Of Two Teens Recovered From Woodward Reservoir

Bodies Of Two Teens Recovered From Woodward Reservoir

The bodies of two teens who went missing in the Woodward Reservoir after jumping off a boat were found Tuesday, the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department said. Deputies found the first body about 7:30 a.m., and the second boy’s body soon after. It is unclear where in the reservoir the teens…

CALTRANS Releases List Of Foothill Short Term Projects

CALTRANS Releases List Of Foothill Short Term Projects

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Brace Road to Magra Road: Work continues on a $36 million project to increase the vertical clearance of nine bridge structures in south Placer County to 16 feet, 6 inches. The vertical clearance will be increased on seven structures by lifting the existing bridge deck and the…