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

Placer ‘Red Sand’ event to raise awareness of human trafficking and...

Auburn, Calif.- Families and organizations throughout Placer County are invited to join the Placer County Children's System of Care, Probation Department, law enforcement and other partners in raising awareness of human trafficking through the "Red Sand Project."

Placer County’s Mobile Crisis Team transitions to round-the-clock service, providing immediate...

Auburn, Calif. - Starting January 1, 2024, Placer County's Mobile Crisis Team transitioned to round-the-clock service, seven days a week, to meet people in crisis where they are - whether in a park, at a school, in a shelter, at home, in a parking lot, or beyond.

Movies filmed in Placer County: Which is your favorite?

Placer County locations have played a part in dozens of films going all the way back to the 1920's. See the list of Movies filmed in Placer County.

Auburn “A Very Jerry Christmas”, two nights of holiday jams

Auburn, Calif.- Cheerful camaraderie, music, and dancing return this holiday season for another epic, two-night engagement of the popular Very Jerry XMAS. Get ready for some good vibes at these annual sellout shows

Placer County’s Free Tax Prep program seeks volunteers for 2024 tax...

Auburn, Calif. - Looking to make a difference and give back to the community in the new year? Placer County's Free Tax Prep program (also known as VITA) is currently seeking volunteers for the 2024 tax season.

RiverArc project aims to shift water demands from American River to...

Auburn, Calif. - In an important move to secure the region's water future, the Placer County Water Agency Board of Directors recently approved funding and contracts to begin work on RiverArc. This new project is designed with climate change in mind; it aims to both help ensure a reliable water supply in the region and protect the sensitive environment of the Lower American River.

Auburn The Nutcracker by Placer Theatre Ballet this weekend

Auburn, Calif.- A holiday tradition returns in 2023 as Placer Theatre Ballet presents The Nutcracker for a five-night engagement at Placer High.

Traditions of Christmas past at museums in Auburn and Penryn

Auburn, Calif. - Placer County Museums is decking the halls at four museums in Auburn and one in Penryn with the nostalgic charm of Christmas past, featuring festive exhibits available for viewing until New Year's Day.

Quick Guide to Buying Firewood in Placer County

Auburn, Calif.- With the wood stove and fireplace season upon us, Placer County Agricultural Commissioner reminds consumers to know what they are getting when buying firewood.

Auburn Airport Land Use Compatibility Plan: Placer rezoning 322 parcels

Auburn, Calif. - The Placer County Board of Supervisors took action recently to adopt an ordinance to rezone 332 parcels of land to comply with the Auburn Municipal Airport's 2021 Airport Land Use Compatibility Plan.

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Stanford Ranch Family Dentistry in Rocklin serving the local community since...

Rocklin, Calif.- For nearly 24 years, Jason and Heather have grown their successful Stanford Ranch Family Dentistry practice by faithfully serving patients throughout the Rocklin, Roseville, and greater South Placer County region. Their business has grown to now employ over a dozen employees which helps them meet the growing demands of a successful local business.

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Has Downtown Roseville Finally Arrived? Progress brings entertainment and family fun

Roseville, Calif.- For a thriving and growing city of approximately 150,000, Downtown Roseville has always seemed a bit at odds with itself over the years. Growing pains provide a sense of incongruence as the past bends and yields to the future in an elongated series of fits and starts.