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Wounded Hidden Falls golden eagle receiving care at clinic in Roseville

An injured golden eagle found at Hidden Falls is being rehabilitated in Roseville and will soon be transferred to California Foundation of Birds of Prey (CFBP) in Lincoln before &n ...

Another step toward North Auburn-area public-private trail network

A long-planned trails network linking Placer Land Trust, private land holdings and a Placer County park into a single trail network remains on track. Key pieces of land and roadwa ...

Placer County Hidden Falls Park livestock grazing efforts get boost

The return of Hidden Falls Regional Park’s stealth weed whackers is getting a boost from a Sierra Nevada Conservancy grant. Cattle grazing has traditionally taken place on t ...

Reader Input: Show responsibility out on the trails

Thanks for allowing the community to vocalize their opinions in your newspaper. I have been a longtime community-involved cyclist with dirt, road and resort-type riding. I was invo ...

Land link to bolster Placer, North Auburn trail experience

Placer County has purchased key links to a public trail network that would stretch from Hidden Falls Regional Park to the Bear River. The purchase price of $297,000 acquires a tot ...

Two locals cross Mount Whitney off the bucket list

Jim Fuller and John Marin can cross climbing the highest peak in the lower 48 states off of their bucket lists after scaling Mount Whitney in August. Fuller, 70, a semi-retired p ...

Expanded Hidden Falls Regional Park now open

  Hidden Falls Regional Park just became bigger and better. The expanded park was on full display Wednesday for a select group of about 100 guests of Placer County. The publ ...

New bridge in place after going airborne at Placer County park

AUBURN CA - A key component in the expansion of Hidden Falls Regional Park between Lincoln and Auburn is now in place. A crane was used Friday by contractor Westcon Construction Co ...

Former owners question pig killings at Placer County’s Hidden Falls park

The sound of gunshots has been a constant, unsettling part of mornings for rural Placer County couple Gayle and Brad Spears since early this year. Gayle Spears hears the far-off ...

Hidden Falls funding flap flows to supes Tuesday

No Auburn Recreation District layoffs are anticipated if a wrangle over $150,000 in developer fees is decided in favor of Placer County’s Hidden Falls Regional Park today. But r ...

Hidden Falls funding fracas falls on Placer supes shoulders now

The power struggle over $150,000 planned for Placer County’s Hidden Falls Regional Park and opposed by a group led by the Auburn Recreation District lands in the Board of Supervi ...

Placer County, Auburn Recreation District in brouhaha over Hidden Falls meeting notification

Placer County has set a date for the Board of Supervisors showdown over Hidden Falls Park. But the decision to schedule it July 27 is being made in the middle of a swirl of accusa ...

Hidden Falls park-funding wrangle heading to Board of Supervisors

Placer County’s parks panel has added its support to controversial plans for $150,000 in developer fees the Auburn Recreation District argues could be better spent elsewhere. Th ...

Soccer fields or hiking trails? Placer County panel weighs Hidden Falls fee request

Soccer fields or trails? A Placer County panel weighs in today on a $150,000 request against Auburn Recreation District objections for developer fees to expand Hidden Falls Region ...

Auburn Recreation District on collision course with Placer County over developer fees

The Auburn Recreation District is wading into a wrangle with Placer County over $150,000 in developer fees. The first blast coming the county way occurred at a Planning Commission ...