Teena Wilkins

Placer County agriculture basks in the spotlight

Coming on the heels of Sacramento’s “Farm to Fork Week” might seem like “PlacerGROWN Week” is riding the coattails of a larger, more established and w ...

Auburn bartenders mix up cocktails for New Year’s

There are plenty of Auburn establishments where you can raise your glass New Year’s Eve, and an array of drinks to put in that glass. At Dingus McGee’s, bar manager Bre ...

Weekend all about great tastes

Don’t plan on eating dinner Saturday night. Those attending Saturday’s Auburn Wine and Food Festival will likely be too full after an afternoon spent tantalizing the taste bud ...

Downtown Business Association president leaving Auburn

One of Downtown Auburn’s business activists is closing her office and leaving the area. Rebecca Toedter, owner of All About Design and president of the Downtown Business Associa ...

Wine, food fest uncorks opportunity

On behalf of the Auburn Wine and Food Festival Committee, I would like to extend a million thanks to everyone involved with this year’s Auburn Wine and Food Festival, held Oct. 1 ...

She’s the toast of the industry

For Teena Wilkins it’s not just a legacy she wants to build, but a hot spot for agricultural tourists and lovers of home-grown products — wine or otherwise. And it’s that de ...

Flavors of the Foothills: Off the Rack

Take the flavors of Placer County, put them in a glass, swirl them around and inhale the fragrance. Chances are, you’ll be savoring the fruits of the local winemaking industry. ...

Perfect picks

Placer County’s Placer Farm & Barn Tour was a chance for 10 farms, vineyards and ranches to open up their homes and hearts Sunday to the public. And the public again took advant ...