Placer County

Judge tentatively rules county counsel open for defense questioning in Ollar-Burris case

A retired judge tentatively ruled that the special counsel representing Placer County in a long-standing case against one of its former planning commissioners will have to give a d ...

Supervisors OK mandatory 4-day furlough

Placer County supervisors acted Tuesday to shore up a projected $9.6-million loss in revenue this year with a series of cost-cutting measures that includes a mandatory four-day fur ...

Placer County’s Christmas closing proposal criticized

Placer County’s employee union asked the Board of Supervisors Tuesday to consider alternatives to a plan that would see offices closed during the week of Dec. 22 through Dec. 26. ...

Get ready to celebrate that favorite fall-winter fruit

Mandarin fans can participate in the 15th annual Mountain Mandarin Festival being held this weekend at the Gold Country Fairgrounds. The festival will include 13 mandarin growers c ...
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