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Placer County joins in major lawsuit against Walgreens

Placer County’s district attorney’s office joined a host of prosecutors across the state in filing a joint lawsuit against Walgreens for alleged environmental crimes. Placer ...

Craigslist scam being tied to Meadow Vista man widening

AUBURN CA - The extent of a Meadow Vista man?s alleged Craigslist time-share scam is widening, Placer County Sheriff?s investigators say. William Lordier was arrested on fraud cha ...

Placer County realignment balancing public safety, rehab

AUBURN CA - With $6.2 million in funding this coming year to help implement Assembly Bill 109 justice system ?realignment,? Placer County supervisors were told Tuesday that a balan ...

Placer County chooses new CEO

AUBURN CA - Placer County has a new CEO after a five-month search. David Boesch, who most recently served as county manager in San Mateo County, was chosen Tuesday by the Board of ...

Placer County golf tournaments

William Jessup Warriors Classic What: William Jessup University Warriors Golf Classic Where: Timber Creek Golf Course,Roseville When: Friday, April 20, 11 a.m. Format: 4-Ball Scr ...

Placer County golf tournaments

GOP Tournament The Grand Old Party of Placer County is sponsoring its annual Chairman’s Cup/GOP Golf Tournament to be held May 4. The Morgan Creek Golf and Country Club is the lo ...

Supes OK Placer Vineyards plan revision

AUBURN CA - Faced with a new financial paradigm since the housing bubble burst, the once-buoyant Placer Vineyards project gained concessions Tuesday from Placer County that allow t ...

Turkey, trimmings for 50 families

About 50 families who otherwise wouldn’t have had a Christmas dinner will have one thanks to the National Wild Turkey Federation. Frank Fiddyment, chairman of the Placer County C ...

Placer County CEO Tom Miller to retire in early 2012

AUBURN CA - Placer County Executive Officer Tom Miller announced Tuesday that he plans to retire early next year. The county CEO for six years, Miller’s retirement plans were re ...

$175,000 salary cap for execs? Placer County supes willing to take a look

A $175,000 yearly salary cap for Placer County managers? It?s an option the Placer County Board of Supervisors wants to consider as it deals with deteriorating revenues and a shak ...