Business

Survey says: Auburn wants plays, music at State Theatre

The demand will already have been established for live theater and music when Auburn’s expanded State Theatre reopens in October. Early results of a survey being conducted b ...

New rail connection takes Auburn’s 49ers fans to Santa Clara stadium

A train ride from Auburn to Santa Clara in time for opening kickoff on a Sunday afternoon 49ers game is now a reality under new scheduling the Capitol Corridor rail service has put ...

Auburn business owner ready to try Tevis Cup for first time

Dawn Tebbs loves a challenge. The 46-year-old Auburn business owner is in for one when she tests the 100-mile Tevis Cup for the first time. “Being a mother of four boys isn ...

California drought actions take heat at Nevada Irrigation District forum

GRASS VALLEY – Nevada Irrigation District officials are turning up the heat on state drought actions while praising their customers’ own water-saving efforts. Speaking ...

Construction boosts Placer County’s June job numbers

Placer County construction is percolating, aiding Placer County’s continuing employment picture. The Employment Development Department reported Friday that Placer County&rsq ...

Grand Jury issues pointed report on Costco site, seniors

The Placer County Grand Jury is recommending that supervisors tap a $1.3 million enterprise fund to help Seniors First move from the DeWitt Center, which it’s being ousted fr ...

Barstool Outlet opens in Penryn

After 42 years in the same Sacramento location, Barstool Outlet owners Troy and Kathy Johnson came “home” in February to operate their business in Penryn. The showroom ...

Placer County biz owners, Papa Roach’s Shaddix pay it forward via endurance run

A wise man once said, “Every single day, in every walk of life, ordinary people do extraordinary things.” It should also be noted that sometim ...

Placer Water: 10 percent water cut good but 20 percent better

Placer County Water Agency is appealing to the public to shoot for a voluntary 10 percent water-use reduction in the wake of projected lower water availability from Pacific Gas &am ...

Grants bring native water-wise plants to Flower Farm nursery

Spring has brought an abundance of blossoms to Flower Farm  Nursery, just in time for the grand reopening Sunday of the nursery and gift shop under the new ownership of Mary E ...