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PG&E and PCWA Increase Water Flow for Holiday Weekend

PG&E and PCWA Increase Water Flow for Holiday Weekend

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Looking for some rapid whitewater fun on the river this weekend? Pacific Gas and Electric along with Placer County Water Agency will be increasing recreational water flow on the Middle Fork of the American River for Labor Day Weekend. PG&E will increase water flow for whitewater recreation in the Chili…

Taking The Steps To Be Prepared In An Earthquake

Taking The Steps To Be Prepared In An Earthquake

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Earthquakes strike suddenly, without warning, and they can occur at any time of the year, day or night. Sunday’s 6.0 earthquake in Napa, sent 208 people to Queen of the Valley Hospital for medical attention. The City of Napa reported that 17 of the 208 patients treated were admitted for…

Mosquito with West Nile Virus Found

Mosquito with West Nile Virus Found

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A mosquito containing West Nile Virus has been found in Auburn near the Water Waste Plant on Ophir Road. Placer County Mosquito and Vector Control District announced on Friday afternoon that a mosquito was trapped and that resident should be made aware. According to Ada Barros, Public Information Officer of…

Two Arrested for Meth and ID Theft

Two Arrested for Meth and ID Theft

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Seven people were arrested on Wednesday who where believed to be involved in a drug sale and identity theft ring. Two of the arrested were taken into custody in Roseville when Roseville Police Officers pulled over a car with two occupants were suspected of drug dealing.  During the search of…

Truck Carrying Cattle Crashes on I-80, Cows Die

Truck Carrying Cattle Crashes on I-80, Cows Die

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  At 2:00 a.m. Thursday morning, a truck towing a trailer loaded with 23 cows was traveling eastbound on Interstate 80 when it crashed. The juvenile driver from Clovis, California, lost control of the pickup truck just before Douglas Road in Roseville. The young driver reported to the California Highway…

Placerville Couple Found Dead In Home ID’d

Placerville Couple Found Dead In Home ID’d

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On Thursday, authorities identified the elderly man and woman who were found dead in their home in Placerville. Gene Bunch, 83, and Barbara Dozier, 85, were both found on Tuesday on the 3300 block of Gold Nugget Court, according to the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department. Initial reports from deputies…

Three Robbery Suspects Caught, One Still At Large

Three Robbery Suspects Caught, One Still At Large

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At 6:50 on Wednesday, Placer County sheriff’s deputies arrested three Bay Area burglary suspects and are seeking a fourth after the group stole a large amount of baby formula from the north Auburn Bel Air store Wednesday evening. It appears the suspects were stealing formula and other expensive items, totaling…

Horse On The Loose in Applegate

Horse On The Loose in Applegate

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An early Wednesday morning sig-alert closed I-80 in both directions at Applegate Road on the eastbound lanes and at West Paoli on the westbound side, for a loose horse roaming the freeway. California Highway Patrol and Placer County Animal Control responded to a call at 4:30am about the horse running…

Gas Leak In Granite Bay

Gas Leak In Granite Bay

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South Placer Fire responded to a call of a gas leak near Auburn Folsom road and Eureka Boulevard at 11:50am Wednesday Morning. A third party construction crew broke a 4” gas line while digging. Placer County Sheriff’s and South Placer Fire told residents to stay inside their homes during the…

Semi Truck Rolls Over On Auburn Off Ramp

Semi Truck Rolls Over On Auburn Off Ramp

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On Wednesday afternoon, at 1:30, a semi truck traveling west on I-80 was exiting at Highway 49 when it took the off-ramp too fast causing it to roll over. The semi truck was carrying non-hazardous materials when it crashed. A sig-alert was issued when both the northbound Highway 49 off…