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Student winners recognized by Placer County Water Agency

Placer County high school students brought home awards in the Regional Water Authority’s 2014 video production contest themed “Don’t Be a Gutter Flooder.” S ...

Sierra’s final snow survey shows more bare ground than snow

Hiking conditions in the Sierra Nevada high country instead of snow on the ground for skiing greeted state Department of Water Resources snow measurement teams on Thursday. And wh ...

With hills drying up, Placer Water could declare drought emergency Feb. 6

Expecting water deliveries from its primary supplier to be less than half of normal, Placer County Water Agency is moving on plans to dramatically curtail water use by irrigation a ...

Maki, Alpine in Placer Water District 5 election nail biter

AUBURN CA - Candidates Cheryl Maki and Joshua Alpine were leading late Tuesday in a close race for the District 5 seat on the Placer County Water Agency board. Early returns showe ...

Maki widens funding gap over Alpine, Wollan in Placer water race

AUBURN CA - Ex-Auburn mayor Cheryl Maki has widened the funding gap between her campaign and opponents Josh Alpine and Otis Wollan. But no one’s saying that the candidate who spe ...

Placer water race now has three candidates

AUBURN CA - Colfax City Councilman Joshua Alpine’s 11th hour filing has created a three-candidate race for the vacant Division 5 seat on the Placer County Water Agency board. Alp ...