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Transportation Poll: Placer County sales-tax hike vote would fall short

Placer County voters can’t drive 66.66. That’s the two-thirds vote the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency would need to capture at the ballot box to put it o ...

How do Placer County governments measure up in Ashley Madison hack scandal?

It’s the hack that has sent shockwaves through some of the nation’s top-level corridors of power. But a check of local elected officials and high-ranking staff members ...

Placer County roads ready for half-cent sales tax funding infusion?

A laser focus on developing financial resources for 30 years of transportation infrastructure projects will yield some estimates on public support at today’s Placer County Tr ...

New-home sales cool off in July

A downward blip in the new-home marketplace in July has failed to flag industry optimism in the Placer County area. The North State Building Industry Association reported 194 sale ...

Roseville to host Tri-County Job Fair

Job seekers in Placer, Sacramento and El Dorado counties are invited to a free job fair Aug. 21 in Roseville, according to a news release Monday. A collaboration between those thr ...

Loomis wineries highlighted at state fair

Ciotti Cellars, Le Casque, Popie Wines and Secret Ravine, all in Loomis, were among the 11 Placer County wineries winning a total of 52 awards in the California State Fair Commerci ...

Setting up an LLC could be beneficial

Own a business or rental property? Switching to an LLC could protect your family’s home and personal assets. In California, a limited liability company (LLC) is a legal &ld ...

Kris Caceres helps Wounded Warriors

The sixth annual 2015 High Five Tour, sponsored by the Wounded Warriors Family Support’s High Five Tour, has a local touch this year. The High Five Tour is a four-month fund ...

Loomis traffic patterns projected to increase from 13,000 to 22,000 daily car trips on some roads

Town of Loomis representatives are seeking residents’ input to help improve traffic patterns for the next 20-plus years, according to Loomis Town Manager Rick Angelocci. Whi ...

Loomis welcomes Dr. Junie Baldonado

  Loomis has a new general dentist since May 1, Dr. Junie Baldonado, and he is already actively involved in the community. Baldonado bought Dr. Denise Jabusch’s practi ...

Bass Pro Shops to hold upcoming job fair in Rocklin

With plans to open its doors in the near future, Rocklin’s Bass Pro Shops is hosting a job fair for potential employees Monday, June 15 through Wednesday, June 17, from 8 a.m ...

Woodall’s offers college safety class for young women

Sending a daughter off to college or to live on her own can fill a parent with worry. But a six-hour class taught locally aims to arm young women leaving home for the first time w ...

Thinking about starting your own business?

Owning your own business is one of the most challenging and rewarding things you can do in life so make sure you are prepared to succeed.  Here are five basic things to c ...

New Dutch Bros. Auburn location opens BIG

Thumping bass and coffee bargains greeted Auburn on Wednesday as Dutch Bros. Coffee opened its new location in a big way. The electronic sign was up Tuesday alerting motorists alo ...

Dentist offers free dental services for Loomis military veterans May 15

On May 15, non-active or retired U.S. military veterans from Loomis will have the opportunity to receive free dental services. In a salute to Veteran’s Day, Dr. Barry Mercer ...