Barbara Besana

Placer’s registered voters now 200,000 strong

Not even opening the notebook while sending kudos and props to Chile for what’s being called the Miner Miracle. Had the same calamity happened in this country, we’d still be w ...

BBQ helps give back

It’s time to enjoy some barbecue, the company of friends and give back to the community. The Rotary Club of Downtown Auburn is hosting its annual The Spirit of Auburn Community ...

Barbara Besana named County Employee of the Year for Auburn

Barbara Besana’s eyes light up and her smile widens as she talks about two weeks in June when she takes a vacation from the Placer County Sheriff’s Department and goes to work ...

Stimulus package means cash for you

The recently enacted $787 billion economic stimulus plan appears to have something for nearly everyone, including Auburn, Placer County and you. The funding will put people back t ...