layoffs

Community 1st Bank gleans resources for loans

Auditing the notebook while congratulating the president for singlehandedly righting the economy. If he could just appoint about a dozen more folks to his cabinet, their back taxes ...

Looking behind the scenes: Local buck worn to a frazzle

Promising to deposit something into the notebook while wondering if we’ll be allowed to use IOUs to pay our state income tax ... Make no mistake, the ongoing budget dilemma has ...

Coherent laying off 144 at Auburn facility

Coherent Inc. is cutting 144 employees from its already whittled-down presence at the Auburn Airport Industrial Park, according to the Sacramento Business Journal. The laser and ...

State budget cuts may hit Auburn residents

While state legislators debate budget cuts and raising taxes to solve a $15.2 billion budget deficit, some Auburn area residents may be wondering if they will get their full pay or ...

Placer County layoff notices go out to building department employees

Placer County is laying off eight building department employees because of declining housing construction and decreased workloads for inspectors. “We understand that this is ver ...

Find another solution instead of laying off city staff

Find another solution instead of laying off city staff Just got through reading the article regarding city layoffs, Journal, March 31. How do our leaders justify this? Why don’t ...

City departments wake up to empty desks

For the past 28 years, Sonny Harris hasn't been able to drive down a city street without thinking about work. Or get a full night's sleep. I'll wake up in the middle of the nig ...

Council approves layoffs for eight city employees

Eight city employees will be cleaning out their desks this week after the Auburn City Council voted to eliminate their positions in an effort to make up a $4 million budget shortfa ...

Council mulls layoffs

The fate of 10 city of Auburn employees remained uncertain as of press time Monday night. Citing budget cuts and a grim economic climate, city leader have been looking at layoffs ...

Governor’s education cuts not in line with his promises

This past January, when the governor was delivering his State of the State address and singing the praises of public education, the education community was bracing itself for the o ...

Possible layoffs turn up the heat on the council

Forget the theory of global warming for a minute, but continue to concentrate on how warm it might get locally. It won't take a weather report to predict some on-coming heat for ...

Our View: Economic downturn forcing government to cut staffing levels

We're all feeling the pinch. High fuel prices, an uptick in grocery expenses and the continual fallout from the housing slump have touched almost every family in the region. We ...

Last lessons: Layoffs coming to Auburn Union staff

At least 32 Auburn Union staff positions are being eliminated because of school closure, continued declining enrollment and budgetary woes. An unfortunate reality of hard financi ...

Possible layoffs loom over city

State budget cuts and a grim economic climate have forced the City of Auburn to consider laying off seven employees. Layoffs affecting the city Airport Manager Jerry Martin, Senio ...
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