management

Our View: Conservation or better management?

As California enters the fourth year of one of the worst droughts in its history, the topic of water, the lack thereof and what lies ahead is of great concern. We can all save wa ...

Experts discuss the lasting aftermath of wildfires

GEORGETOWN – In less than a month, the 2014 King Fire swept through nearly 100,000 acres of densely forested land between El Dorado and Placer counties. While the hugely des ...

Reader Input: Manage land to lessen fire losses

When the recent American Fire began on Aug. 10 near Foresthill, a worst case scenario was projected that showed the fire potentially burning most of the North Fork of the Middle Fo ...

Don't allow the course to control you

On Course Management: Is it sometimes a struggle for you to score well when you play golf? You may feel confident on the range hitting the ball and imagine yourself making all kin ...

Placer County supes want to know about all merit-raise recipients

Placer County supervisors agreed Tuesday with a request by Chairman Kirk Uhler to have all merit increases – not just management hikes – made available for board perusal. Supe ...

Placer cutting $millions but more savings sought

With Placer County supervisors’ approval of several cost-cutting measures to help stave off a projected $18.6 million deficit, the panel’s chairman said challenges still lie ah ...