tom jones

Placer County Navy League could keep Operation: MOM afloat

AUBURN CA - Placer County’s Navy League chapter is throwing surviving Operation: MOM volunteers a lifeline. Operation: MOM folded at the end of the year in Placer County after e ...

Placer County’s state lawmakers face budget strife, bullet train questions

Lawmakers are back in Sacramento after a four-month break facing a $13 billion budget shortfall and questions on pension reform, high-speed rail and how to bridge the increasingly ...

Placer Planning Commission OK’s North Auburn Timberline development

An 858-unit residential development proposal in North Auburn that focuses on seniors spurred concerns Thursday from nearby residents but won key approvals from the Placer County Pl ...

Placer County Supes hike health-care cost-share for employees

Healthcare costs are rising for Placer County’s largest employee group. And many are unhappy about the Board of Supervisors decision today that essentially doubles theirs. Plac ...