Uhler keeps the peace in Granite Bay zoning dispute

Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler’s role as peacemaker between a 26-lot Granite Bay development and its opponents just may have turned down the heat on a recall drive. In the ...

Ski resorts opening as big Thanksgiving weekend anticipated

With snow in the mountains and excitement in the crisp, mountain air, Sierra Nevada ski resorts are poised for a super Thanksgiving weekend. And the impact of tens of thousands of ...

Marilyn Gehlbach was an Auburn leader in community, school and music

Marilyn Gehlbach, an advocate for education and music in Auburn, who turned to raising Parkinson’s Disease awareness in her later years, has died at 76. Gehlbach’s accomplishme ...

Gas prices burn deeper hole in wallet

Usually gas prices decline in the fall after the summer vacation rush. But not this year. The average price of a gallon has climbed 8 cents in the past month, according to AAA of N ...

Town asks for ruling

A superior court judge will be asked to decide the legality of Measure A’s retroactive start date. The Loomis town council voted at their Nov. 9 meeting to seek clarification fr ...

Taylors sign lease for new building

Taylors drive-in is moving down the road, from Taylor at Brace roads to Taylor at Horseshoe Bar roads. Suzanne Carlon has confirmed that she and her husband, Pat Taylor, have signe ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Nov. 18, 1960 Issue) Stanley Carlisle of the Loomis 4-H Club was named to the Placer County 4-H All-Stars. The Placer High School graduate was helping on the ranch of ...