Top officers ask supervisors to go easy on budget cuts to law enforcement, DA's office

Law enforcement’s top officers in Placer County made their plea Tuesday to county supervisors to keep budget cuts in the Sheriff’s Department and District Attorney’s office t ...

Senate bill sets aside $3 million for major Placer County projects

Funding totaling $3 million for two Placer County projects is included in a new U.S. Senate appropriations bill. The Senate’s energy and water development appropriations bill fo ...

Tiffany & Co to shine at grand opening Friday

Winter may be several months out, but frost is coming and it’s neatly wrapped in a little blue box. Tiffany & Co. will open its first Sacramento area store at 10 a.m. Friday at ...

Cuts could chop Placer County Sheriff’s new helicopter

Grounding the Sheriff’s Department new helicopter, further depleting reserves, and tightening take-home-vehicle policies for law enforcement are among the new options on the tabl ...

Old Town store has eclectic mix for the home

The refurbished Mercantile Building is home to one of Old Town Auburn’s newest businesses. M and Company, owned by Marilyn and Bob Ijams of Rocklin, offers a mix of new and old ...

Auburn woman on ‘Millionaire’ tonight

Who wants to be a millionaire? Well, Becky Johnson Sabin, for one. The 1988 Placer High graduate, who currently resides in Sacramento, will be a contestant on “Who Wants to Be ...

Supervisor Montgomery vows to serve

The applause was long and loud as many audience members reacted to new Placer County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery’s ceremonial swearing-in Tuesday in Auburn. Montgomery, 47, to ...