Politics

Clark-Crets elected as new Loomis council member

Loomis Town Council has a new face. Jan Clark-Crets captured more than 30 percent of the total vote with 942 votes. Jeff Duncan won a tightly-contested  race to retain his s ...

Decision 2018: Measure D for Del Oro suffers major defeat by a minor margin

UPDATED at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday   Measure D is a $40.3-million bond measure on the ballot with major implications for Del Oro High School. The measure would go toward major ...

Decision 2018

South Placer City council races are off and frontrunners have been determined although it’s early to determine winners. These are initial results, as of 9:03 p.m., fro ...

Protecting Placer County’s open space

Placer County is making great strides at protecting our precious wetlands, farmland and open space, while promoting development but we need your help to ensure our success. Last m ...

Mayor for a minute

Roseville’s Vice Mayor Bonnie Gore sat down with Gold Country Media to discuss the future of Roseville’s mayor position and what it means for residents to have someone ...

Roseville Council earns Americanism Award

A special award was presented Wednesday to the Roseville City Council during a short 30- minute council meeting. An Americanism award was presented to the city of Roseville from th ...

Placer urges voters to check their registration information ahead of the Oct. 22 deadline

With less than three weeks until the Nov. 6 General Election, the Placer County Elections Office reminds county residents to register to vote and check their registration status ...

Jessica Morse has votes from the Bargers

       My husband and I have lived for 42 years in Placer County and we love it. Our county has an abundance of natural beauty and a blend of healthy cities, qu ...

Roseville Mayor Rohan gives State of the City address Wednesday

After serving for the past eight years, Roseville Mayor Susan Rohan delivered her final State of the City address in council chambers Wednesday night. Rohan started out by highli ...

Placer County gears up for Nov. 6 General Election, increases poll worker stipend

    In preparation for the Nov. 6 General Election, the Placer County Elections Office has increased st ...

Roseville City Council proclamations honor Constitution; prostate cancer awareness

During a quick 25-minute Roseville City Council meeting, a council proclamation honored the U.S. Constitution as Sept. 17 through 23 is now Constitution Week in Roseville.  ...

Rocklin City Council praises new city clerk

In a short 55-minute meeting, the big Rocklin City Council news was the hiring of a new city clerk. Council members unanimously praised the decision as Mona Forster takes the helm ...

Placer’s agriculture value shrinks

Placer County has a long and proud history of agricultural activity, starting before the birth of the county in 1851 and continuing to this day. From the rice fields in south Place ...

Roseville City Council adjusts budget to battle human trafficking

The Roseville Police Department is teaming up with Stand Up Placer to battle human trafficking. On Wednesday, Roseville City Council approved the police department’s grant fr ...

Former Roseville city manager back as a Planning Commissioner

The former longtime Roseville City Manager Rob Jensen was thrust back into public office on Aug. 1 when Roseville City Council voted 4-1 to appoint Rob Jensen to the Roseville Plan ...