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School cuts target 29-year-old program

The summer — and winters, springs and autumns — could be getting a lot longer for almost 300 developmentally disabled adults in the Auburn area. The financially strapped Place ...

Decreasing revenues mean cuts to budget

By Gus Thomson Journal Staff Writer Placer County’s flush growth years highlighted by automatic budget increases have hit a roadblock. One of the leaders in population and con ...

Auburn’s Conservation Corps camp dodges cost cuts

The California Conservation Corps’ Auburn facility has survived the budget ax and could thrive with federal recovery funds flowing its way. The future of the state’s 33-year-o ...

Impact small for Auburn in state’s new budget

The state’s recently passed budget that includes cuts to education and social services will not heavily impact Auburn, according to City Manager Bob Richardson. “The level of ...

Cuts could chop Placer County Sheriff’s new helicopter

Grounding the Sheriff’s Department new helicopter, further depleting reserves, and tightening take-home-vehicle policies for law enforcement are among the new options on the tabl ...

Governor’s education cuts not in line with his promises

This past January, when the governor was delivering his State of the State address and singing the praises of public education, the education community was bracing itself for the o ...

Possible layoffs loom over city

State budget cuts and a grim economic climate have forced the City of Auburn to consider laying off seven employees. Layoffs affecting the city Airport Manager Jerry Martin, Senio ...

Big cuts loom for school budget

It wasn't an optimistic meeting Thursday night when members of the Auburn Union School District Budget Advisory Committee met to discuss where to go from here with the district's b ...
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