Regional Park

Recreation District in a pickle; I should have known better

One of the lessons that is repeated through childhood and well into adulthood is to never make assumptions. I am sure everyone has heard the catchy phrase about what happens when y ...

Another View: For boomers, pickleball is court of last resort

I have discovered the path to world peace, and it is a game called “pickleball.” In fact, if diplomats could find a way to coax Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin on a cou ...

“Skeet” Skeaton to be remembered

Anthony “Skeet” Skeaton will be remembered at a gathering in North Auburn marking the one-year anniversary of his death in the Placer County Jail. Skeaton’s moth ...

Solutions for goose control remain up in the air at ARD meeting

The Auburn Area Recreation and Park District Board of Directors Thursday night approved one of the final steps needed to install gates at Overlook Park and continued the issue of h ...

ARD Board to discuss gates, geese

Auburn Area Recreation and Park District directors meeting will discuss a final step needed to install gates around Overlook Park and possible solutions to geese population control ...

Reader Input: County free with our land

Has legal counsel for Placer County forgotten to advise the planning department and the board of supervisors regarding the legal precedent of giving a private business a “gif ...

Reader Input: Molly and PJ appreciate parks

My friend, PJ, and I have enjoyed walking at Regional Park for the last five years. We want to express our thanks to Pat and his remarkable crew for keeping our 17 parks so clean ...

Fireworks reportedly start fire in North Auburn's Regional Park

Crews contained a fire reportedly started by fireworks Tuesday in North Auburn’s Regional Park that torched about three-quarters of an acre of ground fuels – stopping i ...

Expanded Hidden Falls Regional Park now open

  Hidden Falls Regional Park just became bigger and better. The expanded park was on full display Wednesday for a select group of about 100 guests of Placer County. The publ ...