County of Placer

Duran takes right stance

I wish to congratulate District 1 supervisor, Jack Duran, on his stance regarding the revenue-sharing issue (Journal, July 4). It’s ironic that a Democrat would take the position ...

Another View: Lead the way to a better community

A group of community-minded individuals have noticed that it’s time to celebrate the positive in Auburn. Lately, the yet-to-recover economy has claimed some victims, including l ...

County workers averted crisis

We would like to express our appreciation to Darrell Hendricks and the crew at the County of Placer, Department of Facility Services, Utility Division. We called on a Thursday exp ...

Another View: Your city met many challenges throughout 2009

This is my final report to the community during this term as mayor of Auburn. As you know, mayors are selected from the city council on an annual basis. The rotation is determine ...

County wants in on recycle cash

For as long as I have lived in Colfax we have had the pleasure of recycling old motor oil. The service also includes a drain container that helps to avoid spillage and disposal of ...