Join Supervisor Jim Whiteaker and your neighbors to learn more
about keeping our neighborhoods safe.
Protect your families and learn more about:
Flood Control Facts
Child Safety Programs
Sheriff's Command Vehicle Tour
Office of Emergency Services
Levee District 1
Sunday, September 30, 2007 from 5:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M.
Happy Park (Off Pebble Beach Drive)
Refreshments will be served.
The Public Safety Forum is sponsored and paid for by Supervisor Jim Whiteaker.
Public Safety Forum Invitation.
Discount Cards Will Offer Average Savings Of 20 Percent Off Retail Price
Sutter County today launched a discount card program to help consumers cope with the
high price of prescription drugs. The county has signed a contract to make free prescription
drug discount cards available under a program sponsored by the National Association of
Counties (NACo) that offers average savings of 20 percent off the retail price of commonly
The cards may be used by all county residents, regardless of age, income, or existing health
coverage and are accepted at 15 of the County’s pharmacies. A national network of more than
59,000 participating retail pharmacies also will honor the NACo prescription discount card.
The Sutter County Sheriff now provides online access to
inmate booking information
to the local community.
Booking information, charges, bail, visiting hours and in most
cases photos of inmates that that are in custody can be viewed
on the website. Inmate booking information is updated throughout the
day to provide details soon after they become available.
Details on visiting rules, services, the jail,
and release procedures are also available on the new section
of the website.
Several Sutter County Public Health staff participated in the National
Jump Start to Read Campaign yesterday. The campaign's purpose is
to increase awareness of the importance of early learning. The focus
is to engage more Americans in early learning activities that put
children on track for success in school and in life. Jumpstart's
Read for the Record is a national campaign designed to encourage
thousands of children and adults to read the same book on the same
day – September 20th. Events are held at schools, libraries, and homes.
The Sutter County Health Department's Maternal, Child and Adolescent
Program set up a reading corner in the clinic on September 20th and staff
signed up for reading times. Children waiting in the clinic were read
the book "Ferdinand the Bull". The story is about a young bull that
would rather sit and enjoy the flowers than fight in a bull ring. Sixteen
children were read to and each received a copy of the book (provided by
the Sutter County Library Literacy Program). The number of children
participating in the event will be registered in the "Read for the
For more information, visit the
Photographic Exhibit at Sutter County Memorial Museum
September 06, 2007
The Community Memorial Museum of Sutter County and the Yuba College Photo Guild
presents: Recent Photographs. This stunning collection of work from local photographers
runs from August 31 through September 28, 2007.
Photographs presented by the students of the Yuba College Photography Department.