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Two In Shooting Closes Capitol Freeway & I-80!

Two In Shooting Closes Capitol Freeway & I-80!

      CHP found two individuals on the Capitol Freeway who had been shot overnight. The I-80 business spur was closed to south bound traffic for several hours as CHP and First responders removed the two shot men and transported them to local hospitals. Their condition is not known.…

Citrus Heights Budget Troubles!

Citrus Heights Budget Troubles!

The City of Citrus Heights is facing a budget crisis and reported to the council his week proposed cuts in services and staff as a solution. The current budget is 35 million dollars. The police department appears to be hardest his with 28 vacancies on the force and faced with…

Over 65 Can Get in Vaccine Line!

Over 65 Can Get in Vaccine Line!

California officials acted Wednesday to move everyone over age 65 into the state’s COVID-19 vaccine line, positioning them right after health care workers and skilled nursing home residents, a change made in response to the disease’s higher death rate for older people. The new guidelines come just one month into…

Roseville High School Goes Back To Distant Learning!

Roseville High School Goes Back To Distant Learning!

Roseville school officials announced on Wednesday that they will pause on-campus learning at Roseville High School and return to distance learning beginning Jan. 14 (which is today) through Jan. 22. The decision came as more staff began to test positive for COVID-19, causing numerous staff quarantines, according to an email…

Intra-District Enrolment Starts Today!

Intra-District Enrolment Starts Today!

Intra-district/open enrollment applications for Placer Union High School District are being accepted between Jan. 6 and Jan. 29. The district’s open enrollment/intra-district transfer policy allows students to attend a school outside of their normal area of attendance, provided there is space available and the application deadline is met. To apply:…

National Guard Responds With Medical Help In North Auburn!

National Guard Responds With Medical Help In North Auburn!

Special medical trained members of the California National Guard were called in to help at a skilled nursing home in Auburn dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak this past weekend. There were 37 COVID-19-positive patients in isolation at Westview Healthcare Center as of Sunday, and currently 20 staff members who cannot work…

Traffic Laws Changing In 2021!

Traffic Laws Changing In 2021!

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – As 2020 comes to a close, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) wants to highlight some new roadway safety laws that take effect in 2021.   License points for distracted driving (AB 47, Daly; 2019):  Using a cell phone in a handheld manner while driving is currently punishable…

Supervisor Asks AirBNB to Follow State “Stay At Home” Rules!

Supervisor Asks AirBNB to Follow State “Stay At Home” Rules!

Tahoe and Truckee officials sent a letter to Airbnb this week asking the vacation-rental site to help them limit vacation bookings as tourists continue to visit the region amid California’s stay-at-home order. Gov. Gavin Newsom’s Dec. 3 order limits travel and prohibits hotels and vacation rentals from accepting reservations for non-essential workers. But that…

Vaccine Arrives In Usa, Shots tomorrow!

Vaccine Arrives In Usa, Shots tomorrow!

The first doses of COVID-19 vaccine could arrive in Sacramento today, and the first injections of local health care workers potentially could also begin today, marking a dramatic turning-point in the area’s 10-month battle with the persistent and deadly pandemic. Dr. David Lubarsky, Chief Executive Officer for UC Davis Health, said his…

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