Highway 28

Looking behind the Scenes: Raking the old muck around our supervisors

Don’t bet the ranch on a Republican sweep this November, not while Placer County’s Republican Central Committee remains active. That stalwart unit, which seemingly spends most ...

Supes flip funding switch to energize mPOWER plan

Treasurer Jenine Windeshausen’s efforts to put Placer County money to work financing green home-improvement projects has moved an important step forward. Windeshausen’s office ...

County says $700,000 lawsuit ‘not real’

A lawsuit claming the county owes a construction company at least $700,000 is “just not real,” according to an attorney for Placer County. Valerie Flood, supervising deputy c ...

The $9,800 vote bought 3-lane plan

The $9,800 vote! The July 22 Supervisors Tahoe Meeting displayed melodrama of corruption, vote-buying, and Chicago back-room politics. The issue lighting this fuse was a 3 lane ...