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CAL FIRE warns of home heating danger as winter storm approaches

SACRAMENTO - As a major winter storm prepares to hit California, CAL FIRE is reminding residents to take steps to heat their homes safely. While the cooler weather and rain is a welcomed event during a time of severe drought in California, it also means that many will need to turn on home heating sources to keep...

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Placer County providing sandbags to help residents prepare for storm

Placer County officials are making available free sand and sandbags to help residents in unincorporated areas prepare for a major storm that is expected to bring heavy rain, snow and gusty winds to Northern California tonight through Friday. Placer County’s website has a list of sand and sandbag locations, important storm-related telephone numbers and online sites,...

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Breaking bread and building bridges at Carpe Vino in Auburn

Breaking bread and building bridges at Carpe Vino in Auburn

Christmas came early in our household. After my wife woke up and complained about  a showering in frigid water on Tuesday morning, we discovered our hot water heater had failed after a long and productive life (about 20 years to … Continue reading

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Bear Terrorizing Livestock in Auburn

Dec 9, 2014
Bear Terrorizing Livestock in Auburn

AUBURN- Fish and Wildlife says a young black bear has been terrorizing residents and livestock on Mulberry Lane in Auburn for three nights now. The bear has apparently torn a door off one home, and killed three sheep. Jim Malery says the animals were members of his family. “It’s difficult. You put a lot of...

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Placer County Sheriff’s Office honored for “National Night Out” for 6th year in a row

For the sixth year in a row, the Placer County Sheriff’s Office has been honored for hosting one of the best National Night Out events in the U.S. In 2014, they placed thirteenth, just behind much larger jurisdictions like Los Angeles County and Minneapolis, Minn. National Night Out, “America’s Night Out Against Crime,” began in 1984...

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TONIGHT: Auburn Symphony presents the Messiah Sing-a-long at 7:30pm

Peter Jaffe, conductor TONIGHT! Tuesday, 9 December 2014, 7:30 p.m. Placer High School Auditorium, Auburn Join this delightful holiday tradition as the Auburn Symphony performs selections from Handel’s great masterpiece, with nationally recognized guest soloists and members of choruses from around the region. And new to the tradition last year, Maestro Peter Jaffe will...

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Water saving numbers stellar as Roseville customers saved 29 percent in November

Water saving efforts by Roseville residents and business owners continue and we’re still on course to reduce water use by 20 percent this year. In November alone, customers saved more than 29 percent as compared to this time last year. In total, Roseville has cut water use by 19.1 percent since January. With the...

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These are a few of our favorite things for the holidays

These are a few of our favorite things for the holidays

CAROLINES COFFEE ROASTERS GIFT BASKETS We drink Carolines Coffee each morning: It is fresh roasted, in-house. But we also adore their gift baskets—filled with coffee, chocolate-covered espresso beans, waffle mix, real maple syrup, local jams, shortbread, English breakfast teas and more. The gourmet items are wrapped in baskets or wooden gift crates, with a festive...

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Placer Community Foundation invited to White House

Dec 8, 2014

AUBURN, CA/WASHINGTON, D.C. – Veronica Blake, CEO of Placer Community Foundation (PCF), was one of 75 leaders from community foundations throughout the U.S. who convened at the White House in celebration of 100 years of community philanthropy in the U.S. Foundation leaders assembled on Dec. 2 with staff from the President’s Domestic Policy Council as...

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New York Times bestselling author and his tail-wagging ambassador support RRUFF Healing Heroes Program

New York Times best-selling author Luis Carlos Montalván and his service dog “Tuesday” will visit Rocklin to share their story of courage and love. Hear how this extraordinary Golden Retriever and this wounded warrior saved one another. The presentation will take place at the Rocklin Event Center, 2650 Sunset Blvd. on Sunday, December 7th...

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