Placer County not immune to horrific rail explosions

Lincoln’s propane tank fire emergency this week would take a back seat to a train blast on April 29, 1973 in west Placer County near Roseville that locals still talk about. Aubu ...

Drexel University pulls plug on Placer County campus

Drexel University's plans for a Placer County campus are no longer feasible, the Philadelphia-based school's top official is now telling county counterparts. President John Fry wr ...