Lowell Jarvis

Let's re-elect Jim Holmes

Please join me in voting for Jim Holmes on June 5 for the District 3 supervisor position. Jim is the best man for the job with his previous business experience, and service on loca ...

Region’s water under threat

Placer County has plenty of water and that’s creating increasing challenges to keep it, a Placer County Water Agency told the Board of Supervisors Tuesday. The water agency is a ...

Another View: Thank you from PCWA to all its customers

The failure of the Pacific Gas & Electric Bear River Canal this spring to sustain water supplies to PCWA was a very serious situation for the people of Placer County. Thankfully w ...

Water agency still unsure about canal break’s impact on rates

The Placer County Water Agency still isn’t talking about how an April 19 Bear River Canal break could affect customer rates, and customers are saying if rates went up there is no ...

PG&E says permanent canal fix could come by mid-June

Tuesday night local water customers spoke out about their concerns and questions surrounding the impacts an April 19 Bear River Canal break is having on their lives, while PG&E sai ...

Temporary solution to canal break possible

A temporary solution to water shortages due to a break in the Bear River Canal is a possibility, while permanent repairs are expected to cost over $1 million. On Thursday aftern ...

DA declines to prosecute official’s case

The District Attorney’s Office has declined to prosecute a domestic violence case against an Auburn public official. On Monday, Karin Bjork, supervising district attorney, said ...

Board member scheduled for July court appearance

A Placer County Water Agency director charged with domestic violence is set to appear in court at the end of the month. Lowell Martin Jarvis, who represents Auburn-area residents ...

Placer elected official arrested on domestic violence charge

A Placer County elected official was arrested on a domestic violence charge Wednesday night. Lowell Martin Jarvis, a Placer County Water Agency board member, was booked into Plac ...

Put priority on giving back

Editor’s note: The following is the viewpoint of the 2009 class of Leadership Auburn. The more you get to know Auburn, the more connected you become. That’s what becomes clea ...