hard freeze

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Protecting agriculture from the freeze; Festival of Lights facing bad weather?; Focusing in on Meadow Vista

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: As the hard freeze hits the foothills, a real worry is local crops. Reporter Gus Thomson is writing about how the cold is affecting local agriculture a ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Bringing the homeless in from the cold; Placer County’s tax delinquents and Congressman McClintock coming to Auburn

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: As a hard freeze is forecast for the overnight hours this week, local organizations are working to expand the capacity of homeless shelters. Reporter G ...

Hard freeze watch in effect for Auburn

A hard freeze watch will begin Thursday in Auburn as cooler weather moves into the valley and foothills. Another storm system could also make its way into town over the weekend, s ...

Ask the master gardener: Tune up your pipes to protect against freeze

Question: Although climate change is bringing higher worldwide temperatures, I know that Placer County is still experiencing hard freezes. Is there anything I can do now to prepare ...