mark starr

Placer County supes tighten leash rules with Lucky’s Law

Delta Wilson-Ricky walked out of the Placer County Board of Supervisors chambers tearful but triumphant Tuesday, with tougher leash laws she has championed since the death of her p ...

Potential new wave of H1N1 keeps Placer County vaccine clinics going

Things are relatively flu-free for now but Placer County is girding for a possible third, stronger wave of H1N1. The first two rounds took place last spring and in the late fall. ...

Do your part to reduce flu spread

The pandemic H1N1 influenza virus (“swine flu”) is currently active in Placer County and is anticipated to circulate even more during the fall and into next year. This flu is ...

Loomis schools prepare for possible swine flu outbreak

If you’re doing back-to-school shopping, you may want to add another item to your list – hand sanitizer. Officials with the Centers for Disease Control are anticipating a prol ...