June Stewart

Special coins from Placer supes honor residents who shine

  AUBURN CA - One advocates for seniors. Another pushes to give her community a voice. One is a tireless advocate for youth. And three are publishers reaching out to Placer ...

Raising 4-H, FFA critters builds values

Placer County 4-H club and Future Farmers of America members are in the final days of preparation before their animals are auctioned off at the Gold Country Fair on Saturday. Live ...

Two 4-H members honored with Hulbert Award

The recipients for the 2009 Hulbert Award for outstanding male and female members in Placer County 4-H were awarded to Jill Wippermann and Mark Doerner. Doerner, 18, has been in 4 ...

Make it or buy it, a wreath is a Christmas classic

From basic boughs to playful peacock feathers, Christmas wreaths are more than holiday door decorations. They’re traditionally symbolic of eternal life, dating back to the ancien ...

A perfect day to paint

Saturday was a do-it-yourself kind of day at the Gold Country Fairgrounds. Rainy weather proved the perfect reason to stay inside the armory building and have some good, clean, c ...

Growing and Sowing

,When it comes to gardening, most kids would rather plant themselves in front of the TV or video games than dig in the backyard. But, with a little patience and some potting soil, ...