wells

Drought concerns seep into Auburn-area well-drilling business

While a surge in demand for new or deeper wells has yet to occur in the Placer County foothills, drillers are reporting increased concern from area residents as an abnormal winter ...

Fundraiser brings fresh water to African village

An Auburn resident was called to action after watching a Zambian woman suffer from injuries she received while trying to get water. Now she is asking other foothill residents to h ...

Septic fees comment period extended

Facing an uprising of rural septic system users opposed to inspections and fees, the State Water Resources Control Board announced last week an extension of a comment period on pro ...

Fee looming for septic system users

A new State Water Resources Control Board proposal that could hit septic system users in the pocketbook will be the subject of a series of meetings this month in Loomis and other P ...