watershed

Auburn, Placer dig in for next big rain storm

Auburn continues in drought mode as forecasters look to the horizon for another significant rainstorm.   And while a round of rain could come as early as Saturday n ...

Wollan a fine steward

Otis Wollan is the right choice for Placer County Water Agency director in District 5. His experience as a previous director, keeping the agency in the black during the biggest bo ...

Noon Hour Update: Dangerous crosswalk near school, catching up with Crystal Costa; PCWA reaches water deal and county infrastructure

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

New watershed fire-prevention fee for water customers in Placer County's future?

Could Placer County Water Agency users soon be paying an extra charge on their bills for clearing brush and protecting the upstream watershed against fire and erosion? It’s a qu ...

Watershed ideas to flow at Placer County Water Agency forum in Auburn

Placer County Water Agency is inviting the public into its world Thursday. The agency will be providing an in-depth look at the watershed, its health, its management and its futur ...

Watershed ideas to flow at Placer County Water Agency's Auburn forum

Watershed health will be the focus of Placer County Water Agency forum April 29 in North Auburn. The forum – part of the agency’s continuing public outreach to support an info ...