Politics

Placer urges voters to check their registration information ahead of the Oct. 22 deadline

With less than three weeks until the Nov. 6 General Election, the Placer County Elections Office reminds county residents to register to vote and check their registration status ...

Jessica Morse has votes from the Bargers

       My husband and I have lived for 42 years in Placer County and we love it. Our county has an abundance of natural beauty and a blend of healthy cities, qu ...

Rocklin City Council recognizes manufactures

It was a routine Rocklin City Council meeting Tuesday as city leaders unanimously proclaimed October 2018 as manufacturing awareness and appreciation month. A presentation by exe ...

Rocklin residents speak out against West Oaks Project

Rocklin residents are speaking out against the city of Rocklin and developers yet again over concerns with a new development being proposed.   These concerns are focused on w ...

Placer County gears up for Nov. 6 General Election, increases poll worker stipend

    In preparation for the Nov. 6 General Election, the Placer County Elections Office has increased st ...

Quarry Park Adventures finalized at Rocklin council meeting

Rocklin’s City Council meeting Tuesday (Sept. 11) began with an emotional and patriotic moment of silence from Mayor Ken Broadway as council paid respect to victims of 9/11. ...

Rocklin City Council praises new city clerk

In a short 55-minute meeting, the big Rocklin City Council news was the hiring of a new city clerk. Council members unanimously praised the decision as Mona Forster takes the helm ...

Placer’s agriculture value shrinks

Placer County has a long and proud history of agricultural activity, starting before the birth of the county in 1851 and continuing to this day. From the rice fields in south Place ...

Time to fix the DMV

At the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), state employees are sleeping on the job. Literally. A recent report revealed that one particular employee had a habit of sleeping severa ...

McClintock, Morse agree to public debate on Sept. 23

The first debate between incumbent Congressman Tom McClintock and challenger Jessica Morse will be on Sept. 23, pending confirmation of a venue’s availability. This comes a ...

Rocklin Council puts pressure on PG&E, despite tree removal

Rocklin council members took turns Tuesday pummeling Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) representatives over lack of evidence and transparency over its proposed construction of ne ...

Placer Business Resource Center helps farmers succeed

Placer County has a long and rich history of farming and ranching, starting before the birth of the county in 1851 and continuing to this day. The dedication and hard work by our ...

Casino owners could chip in millions on new Highway 65-99 link

The Auburn based tribe that owns Thunder Valley Casino could step up with $24 million to financially energize construction of a new road between Highway 65 in Placer County and Hig ...

Rocklin residents concerns over goat grazing answered

What's got your goat? Certainly not the city of Rocklin after a resolution passed at a June 19 Planning Commission meeting. During that Rocklin Planning Commission meeting, ...

King Swing at Rocklin’s Quarry Park Adventures ‘up in the air’ as more funds are needed

Quarry Park Adventures will “potentially” cost an additional $150,000 as a resolution for permanent restrooms and a  giant custom designed multi-person ‘King ...