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Placer County joins region in job gains

The unemployment rate in Placer County was 5.8 percent in October, unchanged from the previous month but a marked drop from a year ago. The California Economic Development Departm ...

Furry friends provide support to those in need

From the tragic aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Connecticut to the stress and angst of finals week at Sacramento State University, friendly dogs in vests ...

Blackout for 2400 after Nevada County car crash into PG&E pole

A 24-year-old woman was able to walk away from a spectacular crash in South Nevada County that sheared off a utility pole and knocked the lights out in 2,400 homes and businesses. ...

South Nevada County seniors project targeted for spring start

A wrangle in Nevada County court has been settled and a 345-unit seniors housing project 5 miles north of Auburn is targeted to start moving dirt as early as spring. Carol Young, ...