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Noon Hour Update: Placer High Hall of Fame; city clerk race; PG&E Q&A and Symphony in the Park

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Who really pays for solar power in California?

A local school district is moving forward with a major solar installation in July that is expected to generate 80 percent of its power. The installation of the project, which coul ...

How to beat the summer heat and high electric bills

As temperatures rise, locals are taking steps to ensure their energy bills don?t. They say conservation and installation of more efficient systems are two ways to save money on c ...

Chamber names PG&E as Business of the Year

PG&E?s local office is the Auburn Chamber of Commerce?s Business of the Year for 2012. ?The local office has demonstrated for years its commitment to this community,? said Bruce ...

PG&E delivered for State Theater

Last Thursday (April 5) the power went off at the State Theater building due to a failed PG&E transformer. We had a series of very important meetings scheduled for Friday morning. ...

Noon Hour Update: PG&E goes underground, Roseville mom arraigned, Placer County CEO hiring and Auburn City Council

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Tuesday editio ...

More scam artists solicit Auburn-area residents

Earl Stone relied on his instincts about a strange telephone bill and may have avoided being scammed. Stone, 93, of Meadow Vista, said he got a bill for $8.17 from a telephone co ...

PG&E needs upgrade funds

Re: PG&E seeks to raise cash to cover gas upgrades (Journal, Dec. 3). Last year’s pipeline explosion in San Bruno that killed eight people and injured dozens has lead Pacific Gas ...

Old town aglow with Christmas once again

Old Town Auburn got a sprinkling of LED Christmas lights, donated and installed by Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Tuesday. Linda Robinson, Old Town Business Association presid ...

Rebate program aims to boost energy efficiency

Homeowners can learn about a “whole house” approach to energy savings and how to apply for loans and rebates for those improvements at a free workshop Oct. 26 at the Auburn Lib ...

Another View: 49 Fire anniversary stirs many memories

While being compact and informative, Gus Thomson’s piece in Tuesday’s Journal also rang a chord somewhere in the depths of my subconscious, which is tough to do considering som ...

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 ...

Agency calls end to water shortage emergency

The Placer County Water Agency has called an end to a water shortage emergency caused by an April 19 Bear River Canal break. The agency’s board Monday also approved reduced bil ...

PG&E: Bear River Canal back to normal by early next week

PG&E said Thursday afternoon full flows in the Bear River Canal are expected to be up by early next week after an April 19 canal break near Colfax High School. The company also ce ...

PG&E hopes for permanent canal fix by weekend

Construction on the Bear River Canal could be finished this week after a huge chunk broke and water rushed down a muddy mountain side April 19, cutting water to about 4,800 irrigat ...