Business

InterMotive ups its game with new operations director

InterMotive Vehicle Controls of Auburn announced that Tracy Weatherfield has joined the company as director of operations. Weatherfield will provide infrastructure development and ...

Focus on cannabis sales at Colfax Church of Modern Medicine

The Church of Modern Medicine has set up shop in Colfax and the weedmaps.com website indicates that it’s offering more than salvation. At $220 an ounce, the 333 Canyon Court ...

New bank to open in Auburn

With an eye on a growing market, River Valley Community Bancorp of Yuba City is expanding into Auburn. With federal regulatory approval in its pocket and a successful 12 years of ...

Demand stays strong for new homes

The home construction boom is alive and well regionally, with a Roseville-based homebuilder association reporting numbers that show the area is on track for the strongest sales sho ...

Meadow Vista pharmacist retires after 31 years

For three decades, Meadow Vista Pharmacy dispensed medicines, guided customers through the maze of drug instructions and side effects, and contributed to the small-town neighbor ...

Good food and good vibes at Homie Joe’s Tacos

COLFAX – When Joseph Rocha’s sixth-grade teacher asked him, “What do you want to do when you get older?” he said he wanted to own his own business. His 1 ...

Your Money: Planning for retirement when you don’t have kids

Clients all have different goals and we have found that being “kid-less” may come with its challenges. Couples who don’t have children tend to have more financ ...

Casino owners could chip in millions on new Highway 65-99 link

The Auburn based tribe that owns Thunder Valley Casino could step up with $24 million to financially energize construction of a new road between Highway 65 in Placer County and Hig ...

Another View: Getting to know investment lingo

Stop and stop limit orders are a common term often used by financial professionals although many retail investors (mom and pop on Main Street) may not have heard the terms let a ...

Weed, sanctuary state wrangles on Placer board's plate

The Placer County board will be asked Tuesday to OK a lien on a rural property near Auburn that’s at the center of a dispute over cannabis-growing regulations. Also on the a ...

Placer partners on Auburn affordable apartments

A stretch of undeveloped land with a raw water canal flowing along the side is being targeted by one of California’s leading affordable housing builders for a 79-unit develop ...

HSAs can help with health care expenses in retirement

Health care costs are a significant concern for many Americans, particularly for those approaching retirement. One increasingly popular way to manage medical expenses is to save ...

Another View: Smart Money - Preserving investment gains after market falls

By Marc Cuniberti / Guest Columnist How does an investor preserve gains they have made when markets fall? Knowing how to deal with market falls, fits and spurts is key to prese ...

Grand jury: Placer County affordable housing effort ‘inadequate’

A new report is critical of Placer County efforts to provide affordable housing. “There is an expectation that our government officials address this situation sooner rather ...