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County 'green' plan unveiled

During a March 22 ceremony, Placer County treasurer-tax collector Jenine Windeshausen unveiled a countywide program that would benefit not only the environment but the local econom ...

Parents step up to save school programs

Loomis Union School District families are concerned about budget cuts and have decided to take action. They are raising money to save programs that the state can no longer afford ...

New loans for homeowners to go ‘green’

Help is on the way from an unusual source in Placer County for homeowners looking for ways to find funds to pay for a “greener” home. Everything from installing a new heating ...

Property tax breaks coming

Some local property owners can look forward to seeing some savings on their future tax bills. That’s because the Newcastle Elementary School District took advantage of historical ...

There are big returns with property taxes

April 10 is the due date for the second installment of property taxes. Unfortunately, most taxpayers don't get the same feeling of satisfaction paying property taxes that they do w ...