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Gas prices see start of upward climb

The gas prices that seemed to be too good to be true earlier this year have started to work their way back up toward some more familiar numbers. At the start of 2015, most of Cali ...

Gas prices on the rise

As expected, fuel companies have responded to the California legislation aimed at curbing greenhouse gas emissions by slightly upping at-the-pump prices. The implementation of Cal ...

Low gas prices pleasant surprise for travelers

Low prices at the pump are making holiday travel cheaper than it has been in years; but beware, that could all change come Jan. 1. With gas prices hovering at around $3 in much of ...

Auburn’s Flyers Energy acquires Reno fuel distributor

Acting again on an aggressive growth strategy, Auburn’s Flyers Energy has acquired the assets of Allied Washoe Petroleum, a fuel distributor based in Reno. Privately owned F ...

Battered economy moving forward on slow rebound in 2012, some experts say

AUBURN CA - Signs point to a slow recovery for the economy, some Placer County financial experts are saying as 2012 gets off to a promising start. That could bode well for the loc ...

Heated Wal-Mart/Costco debate goes to Placer County supes Tuesday

The heated debate that has followed plans for a 155,000-square-foot Wal-Mart-Costco-type supercenter in North Auburn reaches the Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday. And ...

Bohemia project wins support

Plans for a Wal-Mart-Costco-type store in North Auburn are on their way to the Placer County Planning Commission with the blessing of the North Auburn Municipal Advisory Council. T ...