community

Rundel settles in for the long-term

When Tim Rundel came to town as the new city manager a few months ago, he had the daunting task of learning his way around a new city in a new state. Being a resident of landlocke ...

Community shows support for homeowners

Just a week after the loss of the Hunsinger family home in rural Auburn, friends and family are banding together to raise funds to help them get their lives back to normal. The fi ...

Reader Input: Restaurateur goes extra mile

Wade Roepke, owner and operator of Chick-fil-A at 4040 Douglas Blvd. in Granite Bay, has a genuine heart for his community. His bottom line of business and his measure of success ...

William Jessup annual Warriors Golf

The William Jessup University Athletic Department will host its 16th annual Warrior Golf Classic at Timber Creek Golf Course in Roseville May 5. All proceeds go to support WJU athl ...

Coloma lensman has an eye for global visions

Coloma resident Jerry Moorman has always had an eye for adventure.   The 72-year-old Oklahoma native has seen (“maybe”) 20 countries and all 50 states i ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Protecting agriculture from the freeze; Festival of Lights facing bad weather?; Focusing in on Meadow Vista

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: As the hard freeze hits the foothills, a real worry is local crops. Reporter Gus Thomson is writing about how the cold is affecting local agriculture a ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Promoting cancer awareness for canines; Medical center for the needy to open soon; Placer County’s crime tips program and the community of Cool

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: One Pilot Hill woman is campaigning for more dog cancer awareness while praising one university’s efforts on the subject. Reporter Gus Thomson wi ...

A dancer’s rehabilitation, one step at a time

LAKE OF THE PINES — “You are only as old as you think you are.”    These are wise words spoken by a woman who puts much truth behind them. Ev ...

MV farm shifts from pumpkins to other bounty

Nothing says fall like the sight of orange pumpkins lying in a field, or being carved up by kids for Halloween.    Now, in the afterglow of the holiday, many p ...

American River Conservancy hosts mountain bike clinic and ride in Pilot Hill

Grab your helmets, nature lovers, because the American River Conservancy mountain bike clinic and ride is happening next weekend.    The clinic, led by avid hi ...