february

Placer County unemployment rate at 4.6 percent

Placer County was the regional leader in employment in February. The county’s 4.6 percent jobless rate was the lowest among a region that also includes Sacramento County (5. ...

New home sales up for February

“Solid” is the keyword to describe regional new home sales, according to the president of the Roseville-based North State Building Industry Association. The regional b ...

Placer County’s incredible shrinking jobless percentage

Placer County’s jobless rate’s downward trend is continuing, with the unemployment percentage dropping to 5.4 percent. The unemployment rate – which represents 9 ...

Placer County's jobless rate creeps up to 10.2 percent

AUBURN CA - While Placer County’s unemployment rate is remaining high, some workers are finding jobs in a tight marketplace with few openings. State Employment Development Depar ...

Three to D.C. to push for Placer Parkway, Auburn State Recreation Area support

A trio of top Placer County officials is bound for Washington, D.C. for four days in February to lobby for federal support on a bevy of local projects. County Executive Officer To ...