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Gary Liss honored with National Recycling Coalition 2018 award

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The state of Placer County is strong

As we begin the new year, I am happy to report that the state of Placer County is strong. Last year, we celebrated many achievements, which included good fiscal health as well as ...

Village at Loomis: improved through community input

I would like to personally thank the community for your involvement and input in the review of the Village at Loomis plan over the last nearly four-and-a-half years. After 14 publ ...

New reporter joins Gold Country Media

Gold Country Media welcomed a new member to its local team last week. Kathryn Palmer has joined the editorial staff as a full-time staff reporter. Palmer’s home office wil ...

Placer jobless rate drops some more

Placer County’s unemployment rate reached 3 percent in November, remaining the lowest in the region and one of the lowest in California. According to state Employment Develo ...

Major step in Auburn-to-Roseville coroner move

In a key development in moving the Placer County coroner’s facility out of Auburn, supervisors approved a $24 million contract Tuesday to design and build a new facility in R ...

Giving thanks this week

We're especially reminded how precious and fragile life is this Thanksgiving season. All we have to do is look at our smoky Placer County skies and think about the thousands t ...

Loomis is waiting for its missing pieces

I moved to Loomis 20 years ago, yet I’m still waiting for the town to fill in its missing pieces – walkable, residential, mixed use, commercial and civic areas to energ ...

Shop Placer County’s small businesses this holiday season

Small businesses are the backbone of our local communities. Now that the  holiday shopping season is in full swing, I would like to share how our communities benefit from your ...

900 volunteers needed for annual shopping spree

Placer County nonprofit Tommy Apostolos Fund is seeking 900 volunteers to accompany nearly 600 local, underserved children on a holiday shopping spree for new clothes, shoes and wi ...

Roseville's Nix Tacos features variety of flavors

Just blocks away from Oakmont High School on Cirby Way, tucked into a small Roseville strip mall, Nix Tacos is offering a different take on Mexican food, inspired by the cuisine of ...

Placer jobless rate slips out of state’s Top 10

Placer County’s stay in the state’s Top 10 jobless rate rankings is over for now. The county notched a 3 percent unemployment rate in September, according to the state ...

New home sales decline in September

The leader of the Placer County based North State Building Industry Association is expressing confidence in a healthy market despite a September drop in new home sales. “Whi ...

Roseville’s Sierra Pointe earns CARF accredation

  Sierra Pointe, a senior livingcommunity operated by Senior Resource Group (SRG), has earned a three-year accreditation in independent and assi ...

Roseville’s Sierra Pointe esrns CARF accredation

  Sierra Pointe, a senior livingcommunity operated by Senior Resource Group (SRG), has earned a three-year accreditation in independent and assi ...