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Supes: No plans for Roseville’s Placer County Fair to “go dark”

Placer County Supervisors Jennifer Montgomery and Jim Holmes distanced themselves Tuesday from an earlier interest in looking at a Placer County Fair move to Auburn but the fair&rs ...

New North Auburn bus route closer to bringing needy to food bank

A new bus route that would link Auburn’s needy with a non-profit North Auburn food closet has the Placer County Board of Supervisors blessing. Now it needs approval from the ...

New committee to look at Placer County Fair options

Top officials for Auburn’s Gold Country Fair are not committing support for the idea of moving the 2014 Placer County Fair there from Roseville. But they’re also not c ...

Placer County Fair moving from Roseville to Auburn?

While the future of Roseville’s troubled Placer County Fair is uncertain, two Placer County supervisors are discussing the possibility of moving the fair to Auburn in 2015. ...

Placer County has new rules for community centers

Placer County is clearing the way to develop community center projects in rural areas again. But it’s also providing new rules to control use of private access roads shared ...

Laura’s Law now part of Placer County mental health tool chest

Laura’s Law has arrived in Placer County. The Placer County Board of Supervisors adopted a resolution Tuesday authorizing implementation of assisted out-patient treatment fo ...

Reader Input: Let’s head off PlacerArts’ move

Losing PlacerArts’ presence downtown is a big blow to the Auburn community (“PlacerArts submits 30-day notice,” Journal, Aug. 3). As a former staff member and c ...

Placer County supes salary increase bid to be on Nov. 4 ballot

Placer County voters will decide Nov. 4 whether to raise Board of Supervisor compensation. The five supervisors – Jennifer Montgomery, Jack Duran, Robert Weygandt, Kirk Uhle ...

Reader Input: Supes bow to big corporations

Paul McDaniel’s letter today regarding the Placer County Board of Supervisors was spot on (“Deny supervisors that raise they requested,” Reader Input, July 16). ...

Museum for North Auburn’s WWII DeWitt General Hospital?

The Placer County Government Center could soon have an onsite museum to tell its history. Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery said Monday that she has been working behind the scenes fo ...

Reader Input: Don’t stop the music just yet…

In April, during a Board of Supervisors meeting, I made the suggestion that the Music and More business at the DeWitt Theatre could continue to operate harmoniously (yes, pun inten ...

Costs considered key to North Auburn community center study

What cost a community center? With the prospect of a $100,000 feasibility study on a joint senior-community center in North Auburn moving forward, construction and operating costs ...

Board voices water strategy

Placer County supervisors are sending a letter to Gov. Jerry Brown outlining the direction they would like to see a state water bond move toward. Board members voted to approve a ...

Placer County budget in recovery mode

Placer County’s finances are continuing in recovery mode, the Board of Supervisors learned Tuesday. Andy Heath, Placer County deputy CEO of finance, administration and budge ...

Loomis to contribute $20,000 for Hidden Falls lot expansion

The Horseshoe Bar Municipal Advisory Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to dedicate $20,000 of county park fees from Recreation Area 7 in Loomis toward a parking lot expansion ...