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Election news for June 3 statewide primary election

June 3, 2014 Statewide Direct Primary Election News from Nevada County Elections The June 3, 2014 Statewide Direct Primary Election is rapidly approaching. Ballots have already been sent to our Uniformed and Overseas voters, well before the April 19th E-45 … Continue reading

The Sacramento Bee
Roseville solar installer completes power systems in Manteca, Tracy

Roseville-based solar power company SUNworks has commissioned solar systems projects with a combined total of about 1 megawatt for Quaresma Dairy in Manteca and M&B Alfalfa Farms in Tracy.

YubaNet.com
Late night crash ends in DUI charges

Apr 17, 2014
Late night crash ends in DUI charges

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Placer County Online
Legislation improving benefits for Veterans gets Placer County Supervisor support

Placer County is exemplary when it comes to honoring the men and women who have served their nation as members of the armed forces. One of the activities that the county tenaciously addresses is guiding veterans through the complex Veterans Administration benefits process. Through the diligent work of the County’s Veterans Service Office (VSO),...

Elk Grove News
Elk Grove Police Arrest Man After Allegedly Shooting at Former Girlfriend’s Car

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Apr 17, 2014
Elk Grove Police Arrest Man After Allegedly Shooting at Former Girlfriend’s Car

April 17, 2014 |

Elk Grove Police arrested a Sacramento man last night after he allegedly shot a car occupied by his former girlfriend in the very early hours of Wednesday.

According to police reports, the two female victims were in a car near Heather Gate Way and Rose Point Court,...

Sac History Happenings
Foresthill Bridge renovation celebrated

Foresthill Bridge renovation celebrated

The Foresthill Bridge has received a face-lift, including a fresh coat of green paint, 220,000 bolts and more than 2.3 million pounds of new steel, part of a seismic retrofit that began in 2011.


The Foresthill Bridge, post-renovation, looks like a million bucks – actually $74 million, which is what...

Placer County Online
Large emergency drill at Colfax High – Saturday, April 26th

Residents need not be alarmed if they spot scores of emergency vehicles at Colfax High School on Saturday, April 26. Emergency agencies from throughout the area will be participating in a drill, not a real-life emergency. The 2014 Placer County Multi-Casualty Incident (MCI) drill is scheduled between 8 a.m. and noon. MCI drills are...

YubaNet.com
Op-Ed | Cheryl Pirtle: Medical Cannabis Ordinance and Sheriff’s Office Priorities

Apr 17, 2014

April 17, 2014 - On April 8, the Nevada County Board of Supervisors adopted two resolutions supported by Sheriff Keith Royal.

The first resolution authorized Sheriff Royal to accept an award of up to $45,000 from the federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Domestic Cannabis Eradication Suppression Program "for operational and equipment costs associated with...

YubaNet.com
Morning Mobile Home Fire in Paradise Claims the Life of Resident

Apr 17, 2014

Butte County April 17, 2014 - Yesterday, CAL FIRE/Butte County Fire received a 9-1-1 call at 11:13 a.m. reporting a fire at 1476 Kristin Count in Paradise. Within minutes, two Battalion Chiefs were at scene and found the mobile home partially engulfed...

YubaNet.com
Mexican Fiesta Fund Raiser at North San Juan Center on May 31

Apr 17, 2014

NORTH SAN JUAN, Calif. April 17, 2014 - Put on your fiesta togs, and enjoy an organic gourmet Mexican Banquet, Saturday, May 31, from 5 to?, at the North San Juan Center on Route 49. Chef "Helli" Duarte is putting the finishing touches on a menu that ...