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Media Life: Wild Willie Slade's 1970 hoax inspires Ophir Prison Marching Band

  A humbug can be defined as a hoax meant in jest. Journey with us now to the days of yore – actually the late 1960s and early 1970s – to learn about one of the ...

Del Oro students, PG&E bond over welding

The pros at Pacific Gas & Electric Co. reached out Wednesday to Del Oro High School student welders, providing tips on the finer points of a skill that could provide a career p ...

New shopping center proposed for North Auburn

North Auburn’s retail future has grown even bigger with a new proposal now moving through the Placer County planning process to construct a shopping center on a Highway 49 pa ...

North Auburn senior center looking but yet to find new location

Has the Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center locked in a location for a move from property targeted for a teardown and a new Costco in North Auburn? Supervisor Jim Holmes indicated d ...

Wise Powerhouse near Auburn a hard-working PG&E, Placer County landmark

At the intersection of engineering and commerce – and Wise and Ophir roads near Auburn – Pacific Gas & Electric Co. had the foresight to create a power plant that h ...

Meadow Vista's Winchester golf greens shut down after chemical kill

The 18-hole Winchester Country Club golf course is closed for play after a mix-up in chemicals resulted in a grass kill on its putting greens. ValleyCrest Golf Course Maintenance ...

Bride pride on display at GCM Bridal Fair

When the outdoor temperature hits 80 degrees, you know that wedding season is just on the horizon. And brides (and grooms) to-be are excited to visit Gold Country Media’s 3rd ...

The Roads Are Painted Green: The ghosts of Pub Crawl memories

Editor’s Note: Press Tribune contributing writer Stefan Adcock recently toured the bars that are part of Roseville’s famed pub crawl on St. Patrick’s Day, looking ...

Rocklin lures Bass Pro Shop

Another major retailer has announced plans to build at the Rocklin Crossings complex, and this one is geared toward people who typically prefer the great outdoors to shopping malls ...

Speed bumps emerge in Costco contract for North Auburn store

Four of five Placer County supervisors gave their OK to proposed key business and financial terms for an option to lease 16 acres of property in North Auburn that Costco Wholesale ...