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Homeless moving off Placer County’s North Auburn lawn

A patch of bare dirt and yellowed grass at North Auburn’s Placer County Government Center that has been home to about 20 to 30 homeless people sprouted signs Thursday warning ...

Placer County could prohibit homeless DeWitt Center lawn camping

Targeting the growing number of people using its lawn as a homeless encampment, Placer County is moving to prohibit overnight, outdoor sleeping at its North Auburn government cente ...

Ask the Master Gardener: Website helps gauge lawn’s watering needs

Question: How often should I water my lawn ? I just purchased a home in Auburn and although we water daily for five minutes, the lawn is turning brown in a few places. Answer: We ...

Get in charge of your yard

With the mercury rising and the sun hanging out longer than the rain clouds, it’s time to migrate outside. That is unless you have a yard that cries outback more than outside oas ...

Ask the Master Gardeners: Recycle grass clippings for a healthier lawn

Question: One of my neighbors told me to leave my grass clippings on the lawn, but I feel that it is unsightly and would actually prevent the grass from getting the sunlight it nee ...