Auburn California news, events and local happenings. The seat of Placer County, local government related updates will be posted here.

Events Postponed

Roseville and Rocklin Postponements and Cancellations

Coronavirus precautions impact local eventsRoseville, CA- Following California Governor Gavin Newsom's recommendation to cancel large gatherings and the...
Whitney Ranch Elementary

All Placer County Schools Closed over Coronavirus

Public schools and state preschools in Placer CountyUPDATE: Schools will be closed through the end of the...
Dead Fest Auburn

Ain’t Necessarily Dead Festival in Auburn

Auburn, CA- Local area Deadheads and music lovers will dance all day and into the night as the Ain't Necessarily Dead Festival returns to Auburn

Coronavirus community spread: Placer Health Recommendations

AUBURN, Calif. and WOODLAND, Calif. - Laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the region are increasing rapidly. In one week, the number of...

Placer County Coronavirus confirmed in additional patients

Link among Princess Cruise travelersAUBURN, Calif. - Placer County Public Health confirmed three additional COVID-19 cases on Thursday...
Hidden Falls Trails

Public Meeting on Hidden Falls Expansion

Expansion would double trail milesAuburn, CA- The Placer County Planning Commission will hold a public meeting on the...
Kaiser Permanente Roseville

Roseville patient first in California to die from Coronavirus

Placer County announces death of patient with COVID-19Roseville, Calif. - Placer County Public Health is reporting that...
PCWA contract signing

Placer County Water Agency signs contract for perpetuity

Annual water allocation contract with U.S. Bureau of ReclamationAUBURN, CA - Against the backdrop of Folsom Dam,...

Coronavirus: Placer County declares local health emergency

Second case of COVID-19 confirmed; declaration to ensure adequate resourcesUpdate 11:20 am: Placer County Public Health...
Placer County

Coronavirus hits Placer County

Placer County Public reports first confirmed case of COVID-19Updates: Patient in Roseville becomes first Californian to die from...