The Nevada County Elections Office released updated figures Friday morning, showing voter support for Measure U has increased to four tenths of a percent. With about 1,000 provisional ballots from across the county still to be counted, updated totals show 2,609 votes are in favor, with 2,098 against among Truckee voters.
Tahoe Daily Tribune, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 06:42 PM
"Worldwide, there are nearly 4.5 million sex trafficking victims," reads a brochure being distributed by Courage Worldwide a nonprofit organization building homes for women and children rescued from sex trafficking. That startling statistic includes hundreds of thousands of U.S. children "being used as commodity for the profit of one and pleasure of another," the organization's website states.
The Union, Mon, Nov 17 2014 @ 03:19 AM
Blast 825 has announced the winner of its "People's Choice" award from the brand's recent Roseville, California, grand opening event. The Placer SPCA, one of four local charities that participated in Roseville Blast 825's charity build contest, had the winning signature pizza for National Pizza Month.
Pizza Marketplace, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 05:58 PM
Following on from senate approval for the Sunscreen Innovation act in October, the bill is set to go to President Obama for his signature and enactment into law. The act aims to streamline the sunscreen approval regulatory process, enabling the FDA to approve new ingredients far more efficiently.
Cosmetics Design, Tue, Nov 18 2014 @ 12:08 PM
Rocklin Police Department and Sierra College Auto Club partnered on November 15, 2014 to host their seventh free Catalytic Converter Etching Event at Sierra College. On November 15, 2014, the Rocklin Police Department partnered with the Sierra College Auto Club and local businesses to address the issue of catalytic converter theft.
Rocklin and Roseville Today, Tue, Nov 18 2014 @ 03:00 AM
Watch report: Proposition 47 in California triggers more releases from jail Stovall's was one of 28 cases heard Monday in South Placer County Court, in Roseville, where convicted burglars, thieves and drug users rejoiced upon getting their early release from jail. Because of Proposition 47, passed overwhelmingly by California voters earlier this month, those convicted of many nonviolent crimes are no longer considered felons.
KCRA-TV Sacramento, Mon, Nov 17 2014 @ 10:21 PM