state budget

School districts rely on foundations to keep programs afloat

The Eureka Schools Foundation recently hosted its third annual Art Auction and Music Exhibition at Bayside Church, which organizers say raised about $35,000. For the past 20 years, ...

Placer SPCA opposes repeal of animal adoption mandate

Placer SPCA announced its opposition Monday to Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed repeal of an animal adoption mandate. Pet advocates say the mandate, created by the 1998 enactment of ...

Roseville considers redevelopment agency’s future

To pay or not to pay: That is the question for the City of Roseville. The city must decide if it will shell out about $1.8 million in redevelopment funds to the state of Californi ...

State hits up city for $5M

Many Roseville building projects could be put on hold or potentially eliminated as the state budget promises to take more than $5 million from Roseville’s funds. At Wednesday ni ...

Budget crunch means long days for legislators, staffers

Behind the scenes, legislators and their staff are working long days as the state’s budget impasse continues. For Sen. Sam Aanestad and four of his team, Saturday ended up being ...

Sierra College agrees to pay grants for spring

Elizabeth Barlow works two full-time jobs, one part-time job and goes to school full-time so there really isn’t a lot of wiggle room to find another way to make more money, she s ...