Richard Burton

What do Auburn, Placer County workers make? State has list

Auburn and Placer County employee pay figures released this week by the state show the county’s outgoing director of Health and Human Services earning the most in terms of to ...

Placer County names new Health and Human Services director

Nevada County’s health agency chief has been named to succeed Dr. Richard Burton as Placer County Health and Human Services Department director. Jeffrey Brown, director of t ...

Placer County’s public health chief retiring after 17 years

After 30 years of public service, including 17 years as Placer County’s public health chief, Dr. Richard Burton is retiring. Burton’s departure as Health and Human Ser ...

Prescription discount program celebrates second anniversary

The Coast2Coast RX program recently celebrated its two-year anniversary of its free prescription program in Placer County, saving residents more than $693,000 since 2010, according ...