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Wildfire Causes Yosemite Park to Close!

Wildfire Causes Yosemite Park to Close!

The key route leading into Yosemite Park has been closed due to a fire burning out of control. Dry bush and steep remote landscape is making fighting the fire difficult. A Dozer operator was killed after it overturned and fell into a ravine. Tourists were asked to evacuate the park…

Pioneer Power Opens Enrollment For Solar Customers!

Pioneer Power Opens Enrollment For Solar Customers!

Pioneer Community Energy opened enrollment to solar customers in early June 2018 and has seen more than 250 solar owners choose to join Pioneer early, taking advantage of Pioneer’s lower rates. Bridget Powers, mayor of Auburn and Pioneer Board member, said in a press release, “We established Pioneer Community Energy…

County want to be Smoke Free!

County want to be Smoke Free!

Placer county board of supervisors have directed staff to move forward with a proposal to modify the current county smoking ordinance and make the Placer County Government Center a smoke free environment. The current designated smoking areas would be phased out by 2021. Smoking — including the use of inhaled…

Matt Runs For City Council Again!

Matt Runs For City Council Again!

Matt Spokely, Auburn City Councilman since 2014, and served as Auburn City Mayor in 2017, has announced his candidacy for re-election to the Auburn City Council. Spokely will hold his first fun raiser on July 25th which will be hosted by Flyers Energy and will be at the Flyers hanger…

For Rent Scam!

For Rent Scam!

  Officials in Sacramento County are sending a message of warning prospective renters looking for a house or an apartment to rent are being scammed by thieves that present in the internet a photo of a house or apartment, ask for a deposit and first month rent to hold it,…

State Reps Might Get PG&E Off The Ca Wildfire Hook!

State Reps Might Get PG&E Off The Ca Wildfire Hook!

Victims of California’s deadliest wildfires joined politicians on Wednesday to urge state lawmakers to stop trying to overhaul liability laws on wildfires. Gathering in Santa Rosa in front of an empty lot where Brad Sherwood’s home once stood, the group said it’s concerned about a newly formed legislative committee that…

Body Found In Truckee River!

Body Found In Truckee River!

Authorities say a body was found in the Truckee River near the Highway 267 Bridge in Truckee, California. The Tahoe Daily Tribune reports Truckee police located an abandoned car that was running and had its driver side door open near the bridge over the river early Wednesday morning. Truckee police,…

Summer Recreation Customers Maybe Shy at Oroville this year!

Summer Recreation Customers Maybe Shy at Oroville this year!

  The re-construction program at Oroville dam has some local merchants worried that the usual summer water recreation customers will shy away this year from the area. Some merchants report that the construction program has helped their business because of the large number of construction workers that are on the…

Roseville Bank Robber Caught after Crash!

Roseville Bank Robber Caught after Crash!

A man is under arrest after a bank robbery that prompted a chase and ended in a crash Tuesday morning. Roseville police did not say exactly which bank was robbed, but a little after 9:30 a.m. someone called to report a man inside a bank had pulled out a gun…

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