money

Scam targets grandparents

About two years ago Gus Thomson wrote a story about the “Grandson in car wreck in Canada” scam that was sweeping the country at the time. I wrote to him because we had nearly b ...

Don’t spoil your children

Anybody that knows me will tell you I say it like it is. Sometimes a little more “like it is” than they want to hear. My wife and I worked like dogs our whole life and didn’t ...

Highway 49 broadside crash in Auburn traps driver, injures two

A woman is lucky to be alive after her truck was broadsided by a larger vehicle today on busy, rain-slickened Highway 49 in Auburn. The accident – which left the driver of the s ...

Don’t give the people’s money to corporations

When is the United States government going to wake up and reolize that the more they take from their hard-working tax-paying citizens, the less we have to spend. They are only leav ...

Foundation spreads funds through foothills

The Placer Community Foundation is the philanthropic bank that gives help for a lifetime. At least that's how Veronica Blake, the foundation's executive director, sees it. The ...