2012

Robbers Fire arson case back on in Placer County

An appeals court has affirmed a grand jury indictment of a Sacramento man on arson allegations related to starting the 2012 Robbers Fire. But the decision by the Third District Ap ...

Placer County jobless rate rises again to 10.5 percent

AUBURN CA - Placer County’s unemployment crept upward again for a second consecutive month, rising to 10.5 percent, according to state Employment Development Department figures. ...

Placer County's jobless rate creeps up to 10.2 percent

AUBURN CA - While Placer County’s unemployment rate is remaining high, some workers are finding jobs in a tight marketplace with few openings. State Employment Development Depar ...

2012 Amgen Tour of California steers clear of Auburn, Placer County

Auburn has failed to make the list of 13 Amgen Tour of California host cities and Placer County will apparently be bypassed altogether. AEG, presenter of the annual pro cycling ra ...