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Grants support underserved youth

A new grant program to support local, underserved youth has been launched by the Placer Community Foundation. The Youth Development Program will make grants ranging up to $5,000 t ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (July 22, 2010 Issue) Penryn residents would begin receiving their first trated water service during August from the $80,000 treatment plant Pacific Gas and Electric ...

Del Oro trap shooters take state championship

The Del Oro junior varsity trap team finished first and the Del Oro varsity squad took the third spot out of more than 400 student trap shooters at the California Scholastic Trap S ...

From Valencia Club "owner" to busted

PENRYN – The landmark Valencia Club is closed again and the man who claimed to own it is behind bars today facing charges of selling liquor without a license. Travis Kevie’s f ...

Rodeo cowboy gives Penryn’s landmark Valencia Club new life

Roseville’s Deborah Goodwill craned her neck as she was driving along Taylor Road, saw an open door at the Valencia Club and slowed to ask a question. “Are they ever going to o ...

Is Candy a hoax?

Some residents are now considering a missing Meadow Vista anaconda a hoax. Residents became concerned early last week when they noticed several fliers along Combie Road describing ...

Fish and Game patrols aim to keep humans, wildlife in line

From bears targeted by international poaching rings in the woods near Foresthill to undersized fish on an angler’s line at a lake near Auburn, the Department of Fish and Game is ...

All aboard for Placer County’s Heritage Trail tour

The doors at 18 museums around Placer County are set to creak open and welcome big crowds Aug. 7 and 8 for the third annual Heritage Trail tour. The doors will be opening wide for ...

Former officer in jail on ‘no-bail offense’

A former CHP officer is still in jail as of Friday afternoon on charges of suspicion of hiring someone to commit murder. Ruben Cesar Salgado, 37, was arrested and booked into Plac ...