Kings Beach

Another View: Auburn fits in well with District 5

When I ran for Placer County supervisor, my main objective was to make the board more accessible and responsive to community input. For the past three years, I have worked diligent ...

Another View: Biomass power plant in the Lake Tahoe Basin?

The May 12 Journal publication of a Placer County Board of Supervisor’s guest column written by supervisors Jennifer Montgomery and Jim Holmes about the proposed biomass power pl ...

Consider location of biomass plant

Re: “Board of supervisors continue to investigate use of biomass for renewable energy,” by Jennifer Montgomery and Jim Holmes, Placer County supervisors, Journal, May 9: While ...

Father Brennan fulfills his calling

At 83, Father Ronan Brennan has seen a lot of life. On June 18, Brennan celebrated his 60th year as a Catholic priest, and the congregations of St. Joseph and St. Theresa of Avila ...

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 ...

New Placer County Recovery Act program offers hope for homebuyers

North Auburn, Bowman and Foresthill are among the areas Placer County is targeting in a new program to reduce the number of vacant, bank-owned houses and help low- or moderate-inco ...

Placer County taxpayers fleeced one more time

With the economic “reset” hitting the private sector hard Placer County supervisors show little regard for fiscal discipline. Welcome to Kings Beach on the North shore of Lake ...

TRPA will revisit 3-lane proposal

The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency Board voted Wednesday to reconsider the Kings Beach Commercial Core option that would include three lanes and roundabouts. Every board member b ...

Three lanes, roundabouts supported by Placer supes

KINGS BEACH — The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted in favor of the three-lane, roundabout alternative for the Kings Beach Commercial Core. The board voted fo ...