Placer County Fairgrounds

‘Stand Down’ provides critical services for Placer County veterans

During war, it’s called a Stand Down, when battle-weary soldiers drop fall from the front lines for food, rest and revival. But now the Stand Down concept is giving veteran ...

Rock Rollers host annual gem and mineral show

Milton Houston slowly unwraps two figurines depicting ancient Chinese elders, carved from pink alabaster collected in Colorado. “It only took two and a half months to carve it a ...

SPCA leader began as a dedicated volunteer

Leilani Vierra is currently the chief executive officer of the Placer SPCA, a non-profit organization dedicated to bettering the lives of animals in Placer County. Founded in 197 ...

Placer County Job Fair

Looking for a job or changing careers? The annual Placer County Job Fair is hosting more than 40 businesses and employers offering career opportunities to job hopefuls. In addit ...