Placer County supes give support to urban chicken raising

Placer County supervisors made it easier Tuesday for most homeowners to have up to six chickens. No roosters, guinea hens and peahens will be allowed under a zoning amendment appr ...

Eagles reaching rarified air

“Ubuntu,” or all for one. It’s an African word and the motto of the Del Oro High girls basketball team this year. The Golden Eagles prove their talent, coupled with unity on ...

Broad-based conservation plan gets Placer supes nod

A new roadmap for Western Placer County growth and land preservation is on its way to federal and state offices. Nearly a decade since first being proposed, the Placer County Cons ...

Weidel on Wheels: Outlander Sport can get the job done

Although the snow wasn’t falling too heavily, the wind that was whipping around Laramie, Wyo., as the new year approached was enough to make this driver stay off the treacherous ...