Nevada

Auburn business owners offered free guidance at new SBDC branch

For the past few years, small businesses needing training and guidance could call on the Small Business Development Center at Sierra College’s Gateway campus in Roseville. Now t ...

Majority-minded Republican: Rick Keene

It is often unfortunate when we are forced to choose between two Republicans we like, such is the case of Rick Keene and Doug LaMalfa. Both Keene and LaMalfa are well-respected Rep ...

Give thanks to unsung heroes

This week, May 16 to 22, is EMS Week, a time to recognize the unsung heroes who come to our aid when we dial 911 in a crisis. Residents of Butte, Colusa, Nevada, Placer, Sutter, Y ...

District 8 is a vast space

I wanted to respond to the Caltrans truck in Pahrump, Nev. (Reader Input, April 29). District 8 covers a lot of desert. In many cases the only available housing which has the norm ...

Does Caltrans cover Nevada?

On April 2 I was visiting in Pahrump, Nev. On that date at about 10:28 a.m., I noticed a Caltrans pickup parked in a residential driveway. If this was that employee’s home add ...

Kotey caps college career

Half of the battle for Nevada’s Ryan Kotey during his final college boxing season was making weight. The Placer High graduate, who dropped down a class to help fill a void for t ...

Assemblyman issues a challenge.

Pete Dufour, left and student photographer Kaitlyn Miller both of Sierra Nevada Conservancy hold a live interview with State Assemblyman Ted Gaines at the American River Confluence ...

County employee pay increases mandated

In response to the recent press coverage of raises for Placer County employees I wish to provide some additional information. The county work force consists of 2,476 full-time emp ...

Proposed septic tank regulations would burden residents

The State Water Resources Control Board has proposed a new set of regulations governing the installation and inspection of all new and existing septic systems. The new regulations ...

Del Oro routs Nevada Union

The Del Oro High wrestling team inched closer to the Sierra Foothill League championship Tuesday night with a dominating performance in Grass Valley. The Golden Eagles (4-0 Sierra ...