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Planning Commission recommends revising ’72 hour’ clock rule

Vehicles, some for sale, some abandoned and some simply parked too long, have annoyed some Loomis residents. Loomis Town Manager Rick Angelocci and the Loomis Planning Commission ...

Red, White & Blue Dance Saturday supports vets

The sixth annual Red, White & Blue Dance Saturday night is a party and a way to support veterans, according to American Legion-John A. Stacker No. 775 Commander Fuzzy Jarnigan. ...

Del Oro High School Band to host performance competition March 13

The Del Oro High School Band Program will host their Annual Winter Spectacular performance event Friday, March 13 from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. The program will feature Del Oro’ ...

Assured flows keep American River whitewater rafting afloat in drought

Assured flows from upstream reservoirs are providing the promise of an active rafting season for American River whitewater outfitters – even in the face of a fourth year of d ...

New North Auburn shopping center close to breaking ground

Six months after gaining Placer County approvals to develop a new North Auburn shopping center, its developer is close to gaining OKs necessary to break ground. The Willow Creek S ...

Winery growth issues fermenting in Placer County

There will be plenty of time and opportunities for vintners and grassroots groups to weigh in on winery rule changes that could be coming to Placer County this year. And the Place ...

Snow survey shows fourth year of Placer, state drought conditions likely

California’s latest snow survey found on Tuesday that the Sierra Nevada snowpack is far below normal and could end up being the lowest on record in nearly 25 years. Snow sup ...

World-renowned horse trainer tabbed for Thursday’s Tevis Talks in Auburn

A real-life Jim Craig, the inspiring Australian horse trainer from the popular film “The Man from Snowy River” will attempt to tame an already captive audience Thursday ...

Placer’s pioneering Green Family Winery to be sold at bank sale

Closed since December, a modern-day pioneering vintner in rural Auburn is to be sold at a trustee’s sale. According to a legal notice, the Pine Ridge Lane Green Family Winer ...

New report sheds light on Placer, Nevada County homeless laws

A new study is shedding new light on 58 cities in California and how they have enacted laws that impact the homeless. According to the Western Regional Advocacy Project’s &l ...