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Placer Public Employees Organization Agreement Reached

The Placer County Board of Supervisors approved an agreement with the Placer Public Employees Organization (PPEO) Tuesday that requires employees

Restrictions on Open Burning in Placer County

Why is it a "burn" day? Why is it a "no burn" day? This may seem straightforward, but the unexpected good weather that we have been experiencing is poor for residential burning.

Yellow ribbons in Granite Bay honor military service

Yellow ribbons will adorn trees along Douglas Boulevard in Granite Bay over the holidays to honor men and women serving the U.S. military in war zones overseas.

Jeffrey Wilson named Prosecutor of the Year

Placer County Assistant District Attorney Jeffrey Wilson was named the 2010, Prosecutor of the Year by his colleagues. Jeffrey Wilson received his award during Tuesday's Board of Supervisors meeting in Auburn.

Free Gold Country Fair admission tips

The Gold Country Fair in Auburn, September 8-11, has more than one way for visitors to enter the Fair for free this year

Lincoln fire forces evacuations and school closings

LINCOLN, CA, - Over 100 Firefighters continue to battle a 29,000 gallon propane tanker railcar fire in the City of Lincoln. With the possibility of an explosion

Marijuana bust nets 200 plants and two suspects

Placer County Sheriff's deputies arrested two suspects Thursday after an investigation led to an illegal marijuana cultivation operation in Colfax this week.

Fire burns near Thunder Valley

Lincoln, CA- A growing fire on a property off Fiddyment Road continues to burn dry grass and has also burned a barn structure. The fire is very short distance from the Western Placer Waste Management facility

Fireworks prohibited in Granite Bay, other areas

Placer County officials are reminding residents and visitors that fireworks of any size and type are illegal in unincorporated areas of the county

Touring Gladding McBean during Feats of Clay

A month-long series of tours of the historic Gladding, McBean terra cotta factory in Lincoln offers many memorable moments, but it is the short ride on a wooden freight elevator that most thrills many tour-takers