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FOX40 NewsDNA evidence has caught a bank robber in Roseville. Cops were called to the River City Bank inside the Bel Air Supermarket along Sunrise Avenue back on May 14th. Witnesses said the robber was wearing a ballcap and Giants jersey when he handed the clerk a...
Tags: River City Bank, Sacramento, Human Body, DNA, Theft
FOX40 NewsA woman in a bikini is not considered inappropriate, but some have concern about a ten-foot tall blonde in a white swimsuit in Auburn. And now the offending billboard has been replaced. The woman is promoting California Sun, tanning salons around the...
Tags: Sacramento, Mass Media, Facebook, Arts and Culture, California
FOX40 NewsPG&E will pay two Northern California water agencies $1.6 million to help cover additional costs because of a canal collapse last month. Placer County Water Agency and Nevada Irrigation District asked the utility company for financial help after the...
L.A. NOWPlacer County officials were searching Wednesday for a 25-year-old snowboarder reported missing the previous afternoon at Alpine Meadows ski resort. Sheriff's spokeswoman Dena Erwin said the boyfriend of Shawnte Marie Willis of Tahoma, Calif., reported...
OutpostsThe search for a 25-year-old snowboarder missing since Tuesday afternoon near Alpine Meadows Ski Resort in the Lake Tahoe area came to an end Thursday when her body was discovered in a tree well. The Sacramento Bee reported that rescue......
FOX40 NewsPlacer County Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for any information on the vandalism at the Manzanita Cemetery over the weekend. Placer County Sheriff's responded to the cemetery Monday morning after cemetery officials discovered 100 to 150...
Tags: Crimes, Crime, Law and Justice
Associated PressTAHOE CITY, Calif. -- Placer County authorities are searching for a woman who was reported missing while snowboarding at a Lake Tahoe ski resort. Sheriff's officials say they dispatched search and rescue teams to Alpine Meadows Ski Resort around 4 p.m....
FOX40 NewsNo charges will be filed against a Placer County Sheriff's deputy whose daughter fatally shot herself inside the family's garage in April. Karin Bjork, Supervising Deputy District Attorney for the Placer County District Attorney's Office, says there is...
The so-called Tsurunoko or Chocolate persimmon is a most mysterious, elusive and alluring fruit. Technically speaking, it belongs to the obscure class of "pollination-variant, nonastringent" persimmons, in which small quantities of alcohol exuded from the...
Tags: Japan, Santa Monica, Dining and Drinking, Indiana, Apples
KTLA NewsROSEVILLE, Calif. -- Police are investigating the accidental shooting death of the 3-year old old daughter of a sheriff's deputy in Placer County. Roseville police identified the child's father as Ken Skogen, a deputy with the Placer County Sheriff's...
Tags: Hospitals and Clinics, Health, Roseville
FOX 5 San Diego StaffCalifornia added 393,000 new people in 2009, with San Diego, state's second largest city, gaining more than 17,000, according to a new report from the state Department of Finance. The numbers released Thursday estimate 38.6 million people now live in the...
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