Placer County


Supervisors Ban E-Cigarettes In Placer County Buildings And Vehicles

The Placer County Board of Supervisors voted to ban them in all county buildings and vehicles while they say they’re trying to educate residents that E-cigarettes aren’t a healthy alternative to smoking.


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Placer County Could Close Both Loomis And Meadow Vista Libraries

A beloved library in Loomis is at risk of closing down, as the city says closing both the Loomis and Meadow Vista libraries is necessary to keep other libraries in the county open and up to date.



Parents Getting Message On Vaccines In Placer County As More Protect Children From Measles

Elias Hernandez is a happy, healthy 4-year-old who is even more excited he just got his measles shot over with.



Auburn’s Annexation Plans Have Placer County Leery Of Losing North Auburn

But why would the city want to grow by more than 10,000 residents when they’ve had publicized financial issues? The Highway 49 corridor has been a huge economic driver for the tax base of Placer County.


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Placer County Warns Unvaccinated Students May Be Forced To Stay Home During Measles Outbreak

“We know its very contagious and it can spread very quickly,” said Placer County Health Officer Dr. Robert Oldham. “There’s a number of suspect cases we’ve investigated just in the last week or so.”



Measles Test Comes Back Negative For Placer County Patient

A Sacramento County man who was recently treated at an urgent care center and hospital in Placer County and suspected of having measles has tested negative for the illness.


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Placer County Sheriff Warns Of Jury Duty Scam

They say someone is calling people claiming to be Deputy Strong with the sheriff’s office. The scammer tells people they missed jury duty and need to pay a fine or face arrest.


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Placer County Board Of Supervisors Honors Fallen Det. Michael Davis

Det. Michael Davis was honored with a commemorative coin, one that is issues to those who have achieved acts of heroism, exceptional acts or go beyond the call of duty.


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Placer County Sheriff’s Detective Killed In Crime Spree Posthumously Receives National Award

A Placer County sheriff’s detective who was shot and killed in October is being honored by a national organization.


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Placer County Inmate Says He Likely Won’t Reoffend After Prop. 47 Early Release

Kevin Stovall is just one of many released from the Placer County Jail on Monday under Proposition 47. The measure approved by voters on Nov. 4 reduced his second-degree burglary conviction to a misdemeanor.


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How To Get Around Raise 80 Detours In South Placer County

Interstate 80 will be closed on Nov. 12 and 13 between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. in both directions at Penryn Road as part of a project to increase the clearance of nine freeway crossings. Here’s how to get around that closure.


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Foresthill Road Closed When Big Rigs Collide, Dump Logs

The Interstate 80 off-ramp at Foresthill Road was closed Monday morning after a big rig carrying logs crashed with another vehicle spilled its load across Foresthill Road.