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Deputies, Placer County lock in two-year benefits contract

The 225-member Placer County Deputy Sheriff’s Association has settled on a new contract with Placer County lasting through mid-2012. The Board of Supervisors approved the contra ...

Our View: Public’s interests must come first in next labor deal

Autumn may have sporting minds turning to the pigskin, but the old-fashioned country hardball being played by Placer County administrators and employees appears to have no end in s ...

Sierra College to extend contract with Rocklin Police

A safe campus is spurring Sierra College leaders to give Rocklin Police a longer contract, according to school officials. “At this point, the (Sierra Colleg) board of trustees a ...

Placer County union offers its own cost-cutting plan

Placer County’s largest employee organization has offered its own option to help close next year’s projected $23 million budget gap. But while county CEO Tom Miller said he’s ...

Our View: Can we talk? Time for county, deputies to settle

Placer County supervisors need to speak up and show leadership in negotiating a fair and equitable contract with the county Deputy Sheriff’s Association. It took more than three ...

Buyouts pay executives in Placer County to leave

Gold-plated giveaway of taxpayer dollars? Or fair compensation for an early departure from a high-level and high-risk post that hinges on the whims of a politically sensitive boa ...

Could typo cost Placer taxpayers $117,000?

A contractor is claiming a misplaced decimal point on a bid – and Placer County’s stubbornness – will cost taxpayers $117,000. Steve Hunter, Tricorp Construction president, ...

Blog explains ARD actions in awarding contract

Much ado about an Auburn Parks and Recreation District’s project to renovate Recreation Park’s gymnasium locker rooms and the Sierra Pool multipurpose building has occurred of ...