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Supes deny North Auburn Wal-Mart/Costco appeal by opponents

Placer County supervisors gave their support today to the controversial Bohemia development, clearing the way for a court battle over a possible Costco or Wal-Mart in North Auburn. ...

Bear’s Dumpster dive worries grandmother of two

Julie Joiner thought her 5-year-old granddaughter was teasing her when she rushed inside their Auburn condominium to tell her there was a bear in the Dumpster. “I said, ‘Graci ...

Happy birthday, Blue Goose

The South Placer Heritage Foundation held its annual membership meeting and election of officers at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed on Sept. 23. The evening included a history presentat ...

Party for the arts

Sin City headlines entertainment for Party with the Arts, an evening of live music art, wines, and a PlacerGrown food showcase opening at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at the Blue Goos ...

Del Oro staff wins Tahoe marathon

Local runners and Del Oro High School staff members Jenn Issac and Jill Tooker, teachers and coaches, track coach Dustin Fee, and cross country coach Kevin Ostenberg are all smiles ...

Del Oro Dance Team to host WEAVE benefit

The Del Oro Dance Team will take the stage at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, in the high school’s Performing Arts Center in a benefit show for Women Escaping a Violent Environment, also ...

Recovery Act funding assisting businesses, job seekers

Nearly a year and a half after enactment of the American Recovery and Investment Act, the Golden Sierra Workforce Investment Board is still dispersing its share of the federal fund ...

Trial set for Ruben Salgado

The ex-cop charged with multiple drug felonies and murder-for-hire is scheduled to go to trial at 8:30 a.m. Nov. 8. The trial date was set Tuesday morning in Auburn’s Placer Co ...

Education administrators making almost $200,000

Some local teachers and residents are upset and confused about the salaries of Placer County Office of Education administrators, including a position that makes more than a similar ...