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Water Levels Dropped At Oroville!

Water Levels Dropped At Oroville!

Water levels in Oroville dam had risen so high that officials have released water from 824 feet in May to 803 feet on July 3rd so activity on repairing the spillway can continue. The reason stated was for safety concerns but there was concern stated by boaters that boating might…

Locals at it over poster!

Locals at it over poster!

A $50 dollar banner has set off a local Auburn controversy and is occupying a position on the front page of the Auburn Journal this morning. The banner, paid for and placed by Auburn Park Board Director Scott Holbrook advertising a music fest coming up in Auburn, sparked action and…

E.Coli Levels High in Lower American River!

E.Coli Levels High in Lower American River!

  The California State Water Resources Control Board are issuing warnings that part of the lower American River are showing high levels of E. Coli. Specific areas to be aware of include Tiscornia Beach, Discovery Park, Sutter’s Landing and Steelhead Creek.  …

County Wild Fire at 70 Thousand Acres!

County Wild Fire at 70 Thousand Acres!

  The County Wildfire continues to grow and CalFire reports that it has scorched 70 thousand acres as of 7 AM today.  CalFire also reports that the fire is only 5% contained. This fire started Saturday in Yolo County then crossed into Napa County then on to Lake County.  More…

CHP on Max Tonight and Tomorrow!

CHP on Max Tonight and Tomorrow!

The CHP will begin a Maximum Enforcement Period today a 6 PM and will continue through Midnight Tomorrow, Wednesday, July 4th. Officers will be on the lookout for drivers who are driving impaired by drugs or alcohol. 1,244 arrests for DUI were made last year over the 4th, and 47…

Nevada City Motorcyclist Found Dead!

Nevada City Motorcyclist Found Dead!

  CHP reported that a motorcyclist died Friday after his 2001 Suzuki motorcycle failed to execute a curve on Lake Vera Purdon Road in Nevada City and tumbled down a steep embankment.  69 year old Gary W. Wallace had been reported missing on Friday to the Nevada County Sheriff’s office.…

Auburn Man Found Guilty On 2 Counts of Murder!

Auburn Man Found Guilty On 2 Counts of Murder!

Sixty Four year old Phillip Ingram of Auburn was found guilty on two counts of second degree murder on Friday by a placer county jury. The conviction stems from a deaths of two 15 year old boys, Jaren Gaches and Trevor Keller,  struck by a vehicle driven by Ingram on…

Auburn Police Clean Out Homeless Camps!

Auburn Police Clean Out Homeless Camps!

Several areas have been found and cleaned up by Auburn Police that had been tagged as homeless camps. Three camps were found on Union Pacific Railway land. A new camp was found off Auburn Folsom Road near Pacific Avenue and two new camps were found at the end of Herr…

Red Flag Warning!

Red Flag Warning!

A hot weather forecast and high winds arriving this weekend have placed the area into a high wildfire alert situation. Because of the hot weather and the 4th of July holiday, officials are concerned that many people will head for the rivers and lakes and are sending cautions messages particularly…

Placer DA Drops Charges Against Swimming 7

Placer DA Drops Charges Against Swimming 7

Placer County District Attorney Scott Owens has announced that the charges against 7 men from the bay area that were arrested on May 28th at the Sun Splash Water Park in Roseville and charged with inappropriately touching your girls while swimming, will be dropped. The DA’s office stated that after…