Traffic Update…Traffic Update….Injury Collision Near I80 W / Floriston Way

Traffic Update…Traffic Update….Injury Collision Near I80 W / Floriston Way

Truckee, CA…Traffic Update…Traffic Update….Injury Collision Near I80 W / Floriston Way Incident: 00044 Type: Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt Location: I80 W / Floriston Way Ofr Loc Desc: WB JEO Lat/Lon: 39.404183 -120.025912 Detail Information 7:10 PM 11 [41] 1015X 23152 BEFORE BEING TRANS TO RENOWN 7:08 PM 10 [40] ALL LNS OPEN 7:01 PM 9 [39] […]

Consumer Prices Jump Most in Single Month Since 2012

Consumer Prices Jump Most in Single Month Since 2012

Washington, DC…The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.6 percent in March on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising 0.4 percent in February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. The March 1-month increase was the largest rise since a 0.6-percent increase in August 2012. Over the last 12 months, the […]

No Charges Against Capital Police Officer who Killed Unarmed Ashli Babbitt on January 6th

No Charges Against Capital Police Officer who Killed  Unarmed Ashli Babbitt on January 6th

Washington, DC…The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia and the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice will not pursue criminal charges against the U.S. Capitol Police officer involved in the fatal shooting of 35-year-old Ashli Babbitt, the Office announced today. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia’s Public […]

View 88 Fuels Reduction and Prescribed Fire Readiness Project Begins Shared Stewardship in the Highway 88 Corridor

View 88 Fuels Reduction and Prescribed Fire Readiness Project Begins Shared Stewardship in the Highway 88 Corridor

Pioneer, CA…Calaveras Healthy Impact Product Solutions (CHIPS), working together with the Eldorado National Forest, is starting work on the View 88 Fuels Reduction and Prescribed Fire Readiness Project to protect communities, forests, critical habitat, and water resources from wildfire. The work is funded by a $999,196 Sierra Nevada Watershed Improvement Program (WIP) from the Sierra […]

President Biden at a Congressional Tribute for U.S. Capitol Police Officer William Evans

President Biden at a Congressional Tribute for U.S. Capitol Police Officer William Evans

Washington, DC…Madam Speaker; Majority Leader Schumer; Minority Leader McCarthy; my friend, Minority — Minority Leader McConnell; members of Congress; Chairman of the Joint Chiefs, General Milley; Attorney General Garland; Mayor Bowser; all the Capitol Hill Police and all that are here to pay tribute to this Capitol policeman who fell in the line of duty; […]

Bicycling Bandit in his 40s Sought in Truckee Wells Fargo Heist Today

Bicycling Bandit in his 40s Sought in Truckee Wells Fargo Heist Today

On April 13th 2021 at about 11:20 am, Truckee Police Officers were called to Wells Fargo Bank upon receiving an 9-1-1 call of an in-progress bank robbery. Prior to their arrival, the officers received updated information that the suspect fled the location, through the parking lot. Over the course of the investigation, officers and detectives […]

Johnson & Johnson on COVID-19 Vaccine Pause

Johnson & Johnson on COVID-19 Vaccine Pause

New Brunswick, NJ…The safety and well-being of the people who use our products is our number one priority. We are aware of an extremely rare disorder involving people with blood clots in combination with low platelets in a small number of individuals who have received our COVID-19 vaccine. The United States Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and […]

$20 million Available for Shovel-Ready Forest & Wildfire Resilience Projects in Sierra Nevada

$20 million Available for Shovel-Ready Forest & Wildfire Resilience Projects in Sierra Nevada

Auburn, CA…The Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC), a California state agency, announced the availability of $20 million dollars for the implementation of shovel-ready forest health projects in the region.  The Immediate Action Wildfire and Forest Resilience directed grant program was made possible by an early action wildfire and forest resilience budget approved by the legislature and […]

Helping Customers Prepare For Wildfire Season: PG&E Hosting Weekly Regional Wildfire Safety Webinars

Helping Customers Prepare For Wildfire Season: PG&E Hosting Weekly Regional Wildfire Safety Webinars

San Francisco, CA…As part of its commitment to the safety of its customers and the communities it serves, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is working year‑round to make its system safer, to prevent wildfires and to improve Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) events. To share its wildfire prevention plans in 2021 and listen to […]