Placer County Air Pollution Control District

Go after the big smoke culprits

Now that it is rainy and windy, this comment seems a little belated, but it will be pertinent next fall as it was last fall, and unfortunately for many autumns to come, (“Locals ...

Clean air grant projects will range from boats to bicycles

Placer County’s clean-air district is divvying up $1 million in funding to projects ranging from greener engines on North Tahoe cruise boats to building more city of Auburn bike ...

Placer air quality dropping, temperature rising

Imagine clamping on the lid of a pressure cooker and then cranking up the heat. That’s what’s in store for the Auburn area over the next few days as a high-pressure system coo ...

Embezzling employee got off lightly?

I read Sunday’s (June 28) front page article about the embezzlement of Tanko Well Drilling for $120,000 by Kathryn Kinderman with much sadness and not a little anger. One wonder ...