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Cuts could chop Placer County Sheriff’s new helicopter

Grounding the Sheriff’s Department new helicopter, further depleting reserves, and tightening take-home-vehicle policies for law enforcement are among the new options on the tabl ...

Drowned baby’s grandparents plead for post-partum depression instruction

The parents of a Granite Bay woman who drowned her newborn daughter in a sink pleaded with the Placer County Board of Supervisors for pre-natal education on post-partum depression. ...

Drexel, Tsakopoulos group nearing donation agreement on 600-acre university site west of Roseville

Drexel University and a property-owners’ group that includes Sacramento developer Angelo Tsakopoulos are nearing agreement on the donation of almost 600 acres in west Placer Coun ...

County seeks bids for Sunset interchange

The Placer County Board of Supervisors paved the way Sept. 9 for construction to begin as early as this fall on a partial cloverleaf interchange at Highway 65 and Sunset Boulevard. ...

Placer County mails out property tax bills

Placer County Treasurer-Tax Collector Jenine Windeshausen announced the property tax bills for the 2008-09 fiscal year have been mailed. Windeshausen said there are 158,592 tax bil ...