gold

Placer’s gold collection safe and secure at Auburn museum

AUBURN CA - While Siskiyou County has put out a $15,000 reward for its stolen gold, Placer County’s own sizeable collection is safe and secure in a vault at an Auburn museum. Th ...

Help California move forward

Recently Gov. (Jerry) Brown extended the moratorium on gold (suction) dredging in the state of California until 2014. This adds up to five years of not dredging in this state. Gov. ...

Higher gold prices make small-town jewelry stores bigger targets

Take an economic downturn that has hit the Placer County area hard. Add rapidly escalating gold and silver prices. And wait for criminals to strike. Lincoln, Auburn and Nevada Cit ...