water shortage

Auburn Catholics look to heavens for drought relief

While most of the nation is dealing with subfreezing temperatures brought on by waves of Arctic air, Placer County and the state of California are facing one of the driest calendar ...

Water agency still unsure about canal break’s impact on rates

The Placer County Water Agency still isn’t talking about how an April 19 Bear River Canal break could affect customer rates, and customers are saying if rates went up there is no ...

Our View: Collaboration, urgency key to canal repairs

Ironic that in a year of record snowfall and drenching rains, Auburn and Placer County face a water emergency larger than any drought in recent memory. What’s worse is the respo ...