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Why the Sierra and its foothills are a world-class destination

Why the Sierra and its foothills are a world-class destination

Recent accolades that make our region a world-class destination: Cool Small Towns Nevada City was just named the sixth coolest small town in America in Budget Travel’s 9th annual America’s Coolest Small Town contest. “Residents value the Gold Country town for its music and art scene, food and proximity to some of California’s amazing rivers, lakes...

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Sierra College Music Department presents – Spring Band Invitational Concert

The Sierra College Music Department is proud to present a Spring Band Invitational Concert on Wednesday, April 23, 7:30pm in Dietrich Theatre on the Sierra College Rocklin Campus. Spend an evening with the Sierra College Wind Ensemble and Wind Symphony, under the direction of Greg McLaughlin, plus special guests the Mira Loma High School...

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County coordinating agency drought response

Despite a series of storms that dropped precipitation onto Placer County after an exceptionally dry winter, seasonal rainfall totals remain low for a third consecutive year. At the beginning of this year, with low reservoir levels and a meager Sierra snowpack, the county began working with Western Placer County water agencies on how to...

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Oak Street Improvement Project Construction scheduled to begin April 21

Project includes Roundabout at Washington & Oak As part of the City of Roseville’s plans to revitalize downtown Roseville as envisioned by the Downtown Specific Plan, improve traffic safety and ease traffic congestion, construction on the Oak Street Improvement Project is scheduled to begin April 21 continuing through the end of 2014.  Limited construction activities including partial closure of...

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Auburn’s Carpe Vino a ‘Truly Marvelous Restaurant’

Apr 14, 2014

Sac Bee restaurant critic Blair Anthony Robertson has found another restaurant to put into the highest tier of restaurants in the Sacramento region - Carpe Vino in Auburn. But here’s a chef, so talented and committed to his craft, whose...


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Fresh food teams in the Sierra Foothills

Fresh food teams in the Sierra Foothills

“FROM OUR COUNTY TO YOUR TABLE” is the theme of the California State Fair in July. It is well suited to our region, where chefs specialize in using fresh, local ingredients, including fruits and veggies, meats and poultry, and grains. Examples include Ike’s Quarter Cafe in Nevada City; Newcastle Produce; Summer Thyme’s Bakery & Deli...

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Auburn Women Arrested for Drug Use in Restaurant Bathroom

Apr 13, 2014

Police arrested two women for using heroin in a restaurant bathroom, according to the Auburn Police Department.


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Sierra College, PCWA Sponsor Special Earth Day Event On Water Issues

ROCKLIN – The Placer County Water Agency, Sierra College and two major Sierra College student organizations are sponsoring a special forum on water issues. The forum will be held on Earth Day, Tuesday April 22, at the Dietrich Theater on the Rocklin Campus. The free forum, “Water Wars, Warriors and Climate Change,” will begin at...

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Auburn Women Arrested for Drug Use in Restaurant Bathroom

Apr 13, 2014
Auburn Women Arrested for Drug Use in Restaurant Bathroom

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Police arrested two women for using heroin  in a restaurant bathroom, according to the Auburn Police Department.

Officers responded to a call from a restaurant on Grass Valley Highway regarding two people possibly using drugs in the bathroom. When …


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Lincoln Fundraiser for Antelope Crash Victims

Apr 13, 2014
Lincoln Fundraiser for Antelope Crash Victims

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Community members have organized a car wash to raise funds for Jose Luis and Anahi Tovar, the two victims claimed in a deadly Antelope crash earlier this month.

The car wash will run all-day Sunday, at 110 Flocchinni Circle,




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