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Bingo Round-Up on April 15 will benefit Assistance League of Greater Placer

Head ‘em up! Move ‘em out! That’s the call from Assistance League of Greater Placer members to round up friends and attend their eighth annual Bingo Round-Up o ...

Del Oro students present “West Side Story” April 16 to April 25

Shere Freedman describes her role as director of Del Oro High School’s production of “West Side Story” as a guidance counselor, boot camp sergeant, surrogate moth ...

Storm to bring rain, snow to Auburn, Sierra

Rain today in the foothills and as much as 24 inches of snow in higher points of the Sierra won’t be near enough to ease drought and water supply concerns, a Nevada Irrigatio ...

Loomis Library’s fate to be discussed at supes meeting Tuesday

Placer County Supervisor Jim Holmes hopes that the Loomis Library will remain open. Placer County Supervisors last week delayed Tuesday’s planned vote at its Board of Super ...

Law enforcement asks residents to lock their doors

An 89-year-old Loomis resident, who wants to remain anonymous for safety concerns, wants his neighbors to know how easy it is to be a victim of theft. The resident who lives off ...

Raise80 project on time

  The project to increase the vertical clearance of nine over-crossings on Interstate 80 through Placer County is on time, according to a March 24 update presented to the ...

PCSO arrests drug dealer during alcohol "shoulder tap" operation

A Penryn man was arrested Friday night in Roseville after selling hallucinogenic mushrooms to an under-aged decoy who was working an alcohol operation with the Placer County She ...

Sheriff’s department hosts “Right Choice” to help students resist drugs

To help teach seventh- and eighth-graders about the dangers of drugs, especially prescription drugs that a deputy said is being used more by youth, the Placer County Sheriff&rsq ...

Penryn students enjoy trip to local quarry

Third-grader Jack Krause enjoyed the Easter egg hunt and the day out in nature as much as any of his classmates. But the Penryn Elementary School student was quick to point out th ...

Supes approve contract to install pavement markers on Horseshoe Bar Road

Placer County is laying the groundwork for a new project set to reduce the frequency and severity of traffic collisions on county roads. The Placer County Board of Supervisors vot ...