Karen Killebrew

Decorating the holidays with tradition

By now, the tree trimming, baking and decorating are done. Now it’s time to enjoy it all with family and friends. It’s also a time when families’ holiday cheer is infused wit ...

PlacerGROWN: Something sweet’s on the horizon this month

We are so fortunate to live in a year-round fruit growing region. Just when summer fruit has become only a memory, our orchards are coloring up with persimmons and citrus. Persimmo ...

Placer GROWN: Something sweet’s on the horizon this month

We are so fortunate to live in a year-round fruit growing region. Just when summer fruit has become only a memory, our orchards are coloring up with persimmons and citrus. Persimmo ...

Festival celebrates National Honey Month

Beehives, honey and the related flying, stinging insects called bees may not exactly scream September. But we’re actually smack dab in the middle of National Honey Month. While t ...

Festival celebrates National Honey Month

Beehives, honey and the related flying, stinging insects called bees may not exactly scream September. But we’re actually smack dab in the middle of National Honey Month. While ...

Family Day spotlights zest for mandarin farming

There won’t be a Placer Farm & Barn Tour this year. But PlacerGrown is stepping in to fill the gap with Family Day on the Farm, offering an up-close look at mandarin production. ...