january

Popular pet store to close its doors

From behind the cash register in the quintessential small-town pet shop, Larry Taylor tells his customers he will be shutting down after nearly a decade in business. The decision ...

Placer, regional jobless rates on the rise

    The post-Christmas spending drop-off is being blamed for an increase in unemployment in Placer County and surrounding counties. The unemployment rate for Placer, E ...

Auburn motorists still not pumped up about gas prices

  AUBURN CA - AAA is reporting a break in global tensions is helping steady gas prices in Northern California and around the U.S. But the current average price of $3.56 a ga ...

Popular Mechanics' cover story for Meadow Vista’s flying motorcycle

Popular Mechanics has put Meadow Vista inventor Sam Bousfield’s flying motorcycle on the cover of its latest issue. The how-to magazine for do-it-yourselfers features a cover sto ...