Placer County

Sheriff’s Community Awareness Academy taking participants

According to Sheriff Edward N. Bonner, seats are now available for the Placer County Sheriff Department’s popular Community Awareness Academy, which offers an inside look at the ...

Drop-off day gives heave-ho to unwanted medications

They’re a headache for water providers and a pain in the neck to landfill operators. So when Placer County and Auburn officials teamed up Saturday to provide a drop-off for expi ...

Dozens of businesses represented at Placer County Job Fair Oct. 9

The economic slowdown means fewer employers have signed up for a booth at the fall Placer County Job Fair. But there are still plenty of options for job seekers, according to Cindy ...

Retiring assessor Dear recommends successor

Bruce Dear, Placer County’s chief assessor for the past 18 years and Rocklin resident, said he wasn’t expecting to retire halfway through his fifth, four-year term. But healt ...
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