Thunder Valley

Guilty plea for United Auburn Indian Community contractor in $17 million fraud case

A San Diego man entrusted with overseeing construction of United Auburn Indian Community buildings in Auburn pleaded guilty Thursday to fraud and money laundering charges. Bart Wa ...

Thunder Valley appoints new general manager

Thunder Valley Casino Resort has announced the appointment of Dawn Clayton as general manager. Clayton joined the Thunder Valley team in August 2010 as vice president of casino op ...

Media Life: Book highlights Placer grad’s small-town smarts

  Investment expert Kimberly Foss is a frequent face on TV, providing expertise to Fox Business, CNBC and Fox News. She’s appeared on NBC’s “Today” a ...

Our View: Meeting over Baltimore Ravine Project a good first step

Much to our delight the printed word once again flexed its muscle as it shined the light on a topic important to the community and promoted open discussion – even if it didn& ...

Media Life: Bay Area media mention spurs rush for Auburn “special blend”

  Add the title bird-seed guru to Roger Strahle’s business card. Over the years, the owner of Wild Bird Station in Auburn has worked to develop his own special blend o ...

United Auburn Indian Community buys Whitney Oaks

The United Auburn Indian Community (UAIC) announced Thursday the purchase of Whitney Oaks Golf Club in Rocklin.  "This was a great opportunity for us to acquire and preserve o ...

Keep needs of other species in mind

Re: “Thunder Valley donates 1.6 million sheets of paper to schools” (Journal, Oct. 12). The Thunder Valley Casino recently donated 1,600,000 sheets of paper to the Western Plac ...

Thunder Valley axes top execs, replaces with Station Casinos

The top-four executives at Thunder Valley Casino were terminated Feb. 5 and the chief executive officer was placed on administrative leave, according to Doug Elmets, spokesman for ...

Thunder Valley expansion put on hold

The hotel and entertainment expansion project at Thunder Valley Casino was put on hold Tuesday, with a decision to be made in three to six months on scaling back the scope of the p ...