cold

Insulated pipes key to preventing expensive repairs

With foothill temperatures dipping below freezing and more cold weather on the way, the Nevada Irrigation District is reporting increasing calls from customers with frozen water pi ...

Freeze leaves some of Auburn’s homeless out in cold

 With sub-freezing temperatures in the forecast this week, homeless woman Rosie Ray slept outside Monday night and expected to do the same Tuesday. “The cold just hit,& ...

Freezing temperatures spur emergency shelter for Placer’s homeless

  AUBURN CA - Restrictions have been loosened to allow virtually all of Auburn’s homeless population to find shelter from the cold in Auburn. Suzi de Fosset, Gathering ...

Survival time: Auburn homeless brace for Arctic cold front

  AUBURN CA - Terri Hanaway was homeless Wednesday and expecting to spend a cold night outdoors under a tarp in a sleeping bag. Hanaway, 40, said that she had been stuck for ...

Cold snap slows foothills grape-growing season, more rain, snow on way

Auburn’s big chill will continue through at least Friday, slowing down vine growth at local wineries but still not jeopardizing the season. Jim Taylor, of rural Auburn’s famil ...

Placer County issues cold advisory, tips

With the National Weather Service predicting colder temperatures through Wednesday night, Placer County has issued a reminder to be prepared. “Residents and visitors need to ...

Smoky says: Auburn’s cooling trend to get weekend revisit

Auburn experienced a taste of autumn to come Tuesday – with colder weather moving in and a sprinkle of rain falling in the morning. Torrid temperatures had been hanging on throu ...

Don’t downplay effects of cold

It is most grievous to read about another river accident (Journal, May 17). In my prime some time ago now, 100 pushups, 50 chin-ups, endurance runner/bicycler (in other words, in ...

Media buzzing over mandarin health benefits

With sniffles and coughs heralding the start of cold season, word of Placer County’s super fruit is going viral on a national scale. Placer County’s mandarin orange crop is fro ...