bruin ranch

$5 million Bruin Ranch open-space funding wins Placer supes support

Applause greeted a Placer County Board of Supervisors decision Tuesday to back preservation of 1,773 acres of wildland north of Auburn with $5 million in funding. About 20 support ...

Placer poised to play major funding role in Bruin Ranch preservation

Placer County is poised to provide $5 million to pay for an open-space easement on 1,773 acres of wildland targeted for preservation in the Auburn Valley-Big Hill area north of Aub ...

Bruin Ranch preservation drive leaps forward

At the heart of the last contiguous swath of blue oak woodlands in the region, Bruin Ranch is teeming with flora, fauna and hope these days. The 2,300-acre ranch is the object of ...

Placer Land Trust’s Bruin Ranch bid gets big boost from state fund

The Placer Land Trust’s one-time opportunity to buy and protect the 2,300-acre Bruin Ranch on the Bear River has received a $350,000 boost from the state. Land Trust CEO Jeff Da ...

Media Life: Things could get complicated for Auburn’s football-game streaker

One fleet-footed spectator stole a page out of the 1970s playbook during last Friday’s Placer-Calaveras football game. For the first time in a long time, Auburn was streaked. W ...