placer county

Reader Input: Step up and restore house

The next time a murderer comes to town and wants to hide out in your house, you tell him to move on because you can’t afford what the police will do to your house. The (Pla ...

Reader Input: What will we leave for future?

I think I have had it with the whole political process. The constant barrage of TV ads ... most are misleading and some outright lies. I know Placer County is a heavy Republican ...

Big name sets up shop in Auburn

From the outside of the new Select Nutrition location in Auburn, it’s difficult to tell that you are standing in front of a state-of-the-art distribution center. The unassum ...

Reader Input: Jury duty rolls due for updates

Here’s a money-saving tip for Placer County: Have the office of the jury commissioner purge its rolls of people with an Auburn mailing address who live in Nevada County. Th ...

Reader Input: Department went above and beyond

Dear Sheriff Bonner: The citizens of Placer County grieve with you. We are very sorry for the loss of a member of your family. We, the community of Auburn, young to old, honor de ...

Another View: Covering crisis when it’s too close to home

The tragic events of Friday are fresh on the minds of most in the Auburn community. My thoughts go out to the local law enforcement community for the loss of an amazing man and o ...

64-unit affordable apartment complex to open in Bowman in 2016

A Roseville developer is close to finalizing plans to start construction this spring on a 64-unit affordable apartment plan for Bowman. The Quartz Ridge Family Apartments developm ...

Reader Input: Texas processes Placer payments

Do you own a pet in Placer County? If yes and you took the time to get your pet its rabies shots, you will or have received an invoice for your pet’s license fee. Did you n ...

Placer County confirms West Nile in deceased woman

A Placer County communicable disease investigation has confirmed the West Nile virus infection in an Ophir woman who died earlier this month. Though 82-year-old Joyce Richter was ...

Reader Input: Is fire board deceptive?

I am very puzzled by the Newcastle Fire Protection District Board. They know that a discretionary project like a new fire station requires compliance with the California Environmen ...