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A Rabies Warning

A Rabies Warning

(AUBURN) – State health officials put out an advisory that if you encountered a bat while at the Auburn State Recreation Area, specifically the Mineral Bar Campground earlier this month…you need to get medical attention…right now. Placer County officials notified the state a visitor to the campground found a bat and allowed other visitors, including…more »

Road Rage And Death: More On The Deadly I-5 Melee

Road Rage And Death: More On The Deadly I-5 Melee

(NATOMAS) – We now know more on the brutal killing and then pedestrian death on I 5 the other night…and it has local connections. Investigators say Jason Dykes of Sacramento and Jose Rodriguez-Carrasco of Oroville collided while heading north on 5 in Natomas. As we reported, the two then pull onto the shoulder near Del…more »

Complex Fire Victim Succumbs To Injuries

Complex Fire Victim Succumbs To Injuries

(MENDOCINO COUNTY) – Officials report the Mendocino Complex Fire has claimed its first victim. They say a Utah firefighter working the Ranch Fire got hurt and was flown to an area hospital where he later died. At this hour…the Mendocino Complex Fire, which consists of both the Ranch and River fires, has burned through 350,000…more »

HWY 20 ACCIDENT VICTIM IDENTIFIED AS MARYSVILLE WOMAN

HWY 20 ACCIDENT VICTIM IDENTIFIED AS MARYSVILLE WOMAN

The Marysville woman killed in head-on crash, HWY 20 Saturday morning identified as 24-year-old Ameleona Davis. She was eastbound near Loma Rica when she crossed into oncoming traffic, colliding with a truck driven by 52-year-old Steven McDonald of Yuba City. Impaired driving is not suspected and CHP investigators are seeking witnesses.more »

North State Fire Update

North State Fire Update

(SACRAMENTO) – A quick rundown on the Northstate fire scene. Firefighters are making good progress, with all but two of the major blazes more than 50 percent contained. The Murphy Fire, near Belden, is 90 percent contained at last check. The fire size was holding steady at 117 acres. The Hat Fire, in eastern Shasta…more »

Beebe Denied In Appeal

Beebe Denied In Appeal

(BUTTE COUNTY) -A three judge appeals panel says no to John Beebe, who was convicted for looting an evacuated home during the Oroville Dam spillway crisis, last year. Beebe was busted, this for his seventh time, so he received the stiff 30 years to life sentence. Beebe’s appeal claimed Butte County Superior Court Judge, Tamara…more »

Sizable Pot Bust In Butte County

Sizable Pot Bust In Butte County

(BUTTE COUNTY) – Butte County deputies…with warrants in hand…roll up on a Greerty Road address looking for a marijuana operation.   They found it.   Officials tell reporters over 19 hundred pot plants are seized and destroyed. One woman tried to sneak out but was picked up by officers soon after, hiding in the bushes.…more »

Remember Starsky And Hutch?

Remember Starsky And Hutch?

(OLIVERHURST) – It must have looked like a crime drama in an Olivehurst neighborhood, Friday night. Two cars, apparently with multiple passengers, are reported in a crash in the area of Garden and Sycamore avenues…where gunfire erupts between the two parties. As best as can be figured out at this point…the two sides get back in their…more »

Deadly Crash On 99

Deadly Crash On 99

(NICOLAUS)- One is dead after a semi smashes into motorhome on Highway 99, south of Nicolaus. Witnesses told officers the motorhome, with a minivan in tow, was heading north on 99, turned left…and it was at that point, a southbound semi, hauling two trailers plowed into the side of the RV. The motorhome driver is…more »

You Have To Be Kidding…

You Have To Be Kidding…

(SACRAMENTO) – Long lines are a fact of life at any Department of Motor Vehicles office. With that, a report out of Sacramento appears to uncover something probably frustrating to most. Did you know state lawmakers and their staffers in Sacramento have their own DMV office? And get this…it’s not open to the public. It’s…more »

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