Friday, November 21, 2014

Man sentenced for Workers’ Comp fraud

A South Lake Tahoe man was sentenced on Nov. 4 for making a false statement to obtain Workers’ Compensation benefits. Mark E. Lueng, 60, was sentenced to one year in prison and a $160,000 restitution fine, U.S. Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced. Court documents show that Lueng worked for the U.S. Postal Service until 1987, […]

Conservancy gains Cosumnes land

The American River Conservancy completed the purchase of a second phase acquisition of 1,080 acres of land fronting the Cosumnes River from Angelo Tsakopoulos for $4.995 million. This recently purchased land, combined with an earlier acquisition in August 2013, protects 2.5 miles of river canyon immediately west of Highway 49 and will provide a combined […]