Sheridan

Placer supes in wrangle over Sheridan industrial downzone

A Sheridan property owner is fighting a Placer County proposal that would downzone his land. Pete DiGiordano, owner of the targeted 33-acre Nader Road parcel, pleaded with the Pla ...

Mental health of Sheridan stabbing-murder suspect remains in question

Questions surrounding the mental health of a Sheridan stabbing-murder suspect may be resolved in December. Criminal proceedings against 34-year-old Ana Maria Bejenariu were again ...

Mental health questions in Sheridan murder case

A request by murder suspect Ana Maria Bejenariu to be transferred to a state mental hospital punctuated a brief session before a Placer County Superior Court judge on Wednesday. B ...

Sheridan mother dies after allegedly stabbed by daughter

A Sheridan woman has died after allegedly being stabbed Wednesday by her daughter, according to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies responded to a domestic dispute ...

Half-century later he still works the badge

He’s been in law enforcement for what seems like his whole life. Ed Leighton Sr. was raised on a farm in Loomis, with one brother and four sisters. He did a little of everythin ...

Chickens could roost in suburbs

Placer County could soon allow non-farming home-dwellers up to six chickens – double the original staff plans. And it had at least one outlaw chicken owner crowing victory. Tahoe ...

Small helicopter crashes in Sheridan

A gyrocopter crashed on busy Highway 65 north of Riosa Road in Sheridan Friday afternoon, narrowly missing motorists. No one was injured. The gyrocopter, which witnesses descri ...