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Lincoln mayor lobbies for Placer County Fair move

AUBURN CA - Placer County?s tentative steps toward a possible move by the Placer County Fair out of Roseville were bolstered Tuesday by an indication of interest from the city of L ...

North Auburn-to-Lincoln regional sewer wins key Placer supes support

AUBURN CA - Placer County supervisors voted Tuesday to support a regional sewer pipeline to Lincoln from North Auburn that the county estimates will cost $73 million. That figure c ...

Slush or aid to worthy causes? Placer supes split on $100,000 fund

Placer County supervisors disagreed Tuesday on how best to oversee a controversial $100,000 fund they control that uses taxpayer dollars for charitable causes. Donations from the ...

Placer supes adopt $765.8 million budget

Praising Placer County budget-balancing efforts, Placer County supervisors adopted a $765.8 million spending plan Tuesday for the coming year. On paper, the final budget is 1.1 pe ...

Placer County supe Holmes, McClintock at odds over fed spending cuts

Fresh from a Washington, D.C. trip, Supervisor Jim Holmes criticized U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock on Tuesday for trying to cut spending he said could impact federal funding for Placer ...

Three to D.C. to push for Placer Parkway, Auburn State Recreation Area support

A trio of top Placer County officials is bound for Washington, D.C. for four days in February to lobby for federal support on a bevy of local projects. County Executive Officer To ...

Placer County Board of Supervisors opposes California septic system inspections, fees

Foes of a plan to force property owners to pay $325 every five years as part of a statewide septic system inspection program found support at the Placer County Board of Supervisors ...

More than $8,000 raised for fire victims

A potluck dinner to benefit the victims of the Gladding fire sparked an outpouring of support from the community Sunday evening. Dozens of residents showed up at the Fruitvale Scho ...

Community forum about Gladding Fire draws crowd

A forum on the Labor Day Gladding fire that burned nearly 1,000 acres and destroyed several homes sparked a wide-ranging discussion among Lincoln residents, some of whom want to st ...

County to host community forum on Gladding Fire Thursday

Placer County will sponsor a community forum today to provide an overview of the Gladding Fire and the recovery efforts now under way. The forum will be held at 7 p.m. in Mount Pl ...