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Placer County Board prohibits use of e-cigarettes in county buildings, vehicles

The Placer County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes in county buildings and vehicles. County staff recommended the action, saying proactive steps are needed to protect the health and safety of county employees and the public until more is known about the potential risks created by e-cigarette vapors....

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Liberty Utilities offers high school and college scholarships

LAKE TAHOE - Liberty Utilities once again offers academic scholarships for eligible high school and college students within its service territory.  The seven schools participating in the third annual scholarship program are South Tahoe High School, Loyalton High School, Douglas High School (students residing in Alpine County only), Coleville High School, North Tahoe High School...

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2 Placer County Libraries Face Closure

Mar 11, 2015
2 Placer County Libraries Face Closure

LOOMIS- Placer County will tell you this is not a story about closing libraries, but rather saving a library system. “We don’t have enough resources to keep them all open right now,” said Library Service Director Mary George. “So some tough decisions have to be made in order to save the entire library system.”...

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Jessup seeks to bridge generations during Friends and Neighbors Inspired Conference

ROCKLIN - William Jessup University will host their annual Friends and Neighbors Inspired Conference on Thursday, March 19 from 9am to 1pm. Entitled “Bridging the Generations” this year, the popular conference brings together a panel of college students and senior adults to focus on ways to narrow the gaps of communication between old and new generations...

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Sierra College presents the annual César Chávez Higher Education Speaker Series

Mar 10, 2015

Hidden Voices: Mexican American Women of WW II - March 26, 2015 ROCKLIN – On Thursday, March 26, from 12:30 to 2:00 pm at the Rocklin Campus Dietrich Theatre, Sierra College will present its annual César Chávez Higher Education Speaker Series event. The title of this year’s event is Hidden Voices: Mexican American Women of WWII. This presentation is free...

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Rocklin Schools Protest Future Smoke Shop

Mar 8, 2015
Rocklin Schools Protest Future Smoke Shop

ROCKLIN- Students from several Rocklin schools protested in front of a future smoke shop they don’t want in their after school hang out. “This business owner to me is completely unethical in that, to target a shopping center that is the center of our youth community in Rocklin,” Sheela Hilton said. Hilton is a...

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Arrests made in Rocklin crime spree

ROCKLIN – Rocklin Police Department is reporting today that arrests were made for a crime spree that occurred between the evening of February 28th and the early morning hours of March 1, 2015.  During that time the Rocklin Police Department responded to 22 separate crimes that occurred across the city. A News Release was...

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PCWA honors retiring General Manager

AUBURN – David A. Breninger, who has managed the Placer County Water Agency since 1992, was honored Thursday (Mar. 5) on the eve of his retirement. Breninger’s accomplishments were recognized at Thursday’s meeting of the PCWA Board of Directors by members of the board and staff and by others attending the ceremony. PCWA Board Chairman...

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Ophir Gardens once again has safe reliable water supply

Residents of Ophir Gardens no longer have to worry about having a safe, reliable water supply. The cluster of 16 cottages on a four-acre parcel between Auburn and Newcastle attracted widespread attention a year ago when it was identified by the California Department of Public Health as one of 17 rural communities in the...

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Placer County mPOWER Program Partnership with Folsom

Folsom Lake Ford expects to save big on a $1.6 million energy efficiency retrofit and solar project made available through the City of Folsom’s green energy financing program,  mPOWER Folsom. The retrofit—one of the largest energy efficiency retrofits in the Sacramento Region—is financed through mPOWER Folsom. Folsom Lake Ford General Manager Jon Peterson joined...

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