Placer County

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Auburn considers ordinance to regulate Airbnb home-sharing services

The city of Auburn is creating an ordinance that would regulate home-sharing operations like Airbnb – a popular platform on which residents rent private rooms for money – making it the first jurisdiction in the Sacramento region to attempt oversight of the budding industry.

Placer County Online
PlacerGROWN Week celebrates county’s agriculture

The thriving and unique agricultural industry in Placer County received a boost this week when the Board of Supervisors proclaimed Oct. 11 through Oct. 18 as Celebrate PlacerGROWN week. The celebratory week will include a series of events designed to highlight the many different agricultural commodities produced in the county, most of which come...

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Roseville roundabout at Washington Blvd & Oak St entering next phase

Beginning early morning Thursday October 16, traffic through the construction zone at the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Oak Street will follow a circular flow without traffic signals as part of the next phase of work on the Oak Street Improvement Project.Delays and backups through the unfinished roundabout area may occur due to other work...

Placer County Online
South Placer Rotary donates $10,000 to support former foster youth attending Sierra College

ROCKLIN – The South Placer Rotary has donated $10,000 to help establish a new housing fund at Sierra College to assist former foster youth attending the college. Rotary President Paul Ruhkala and Past President Mark Siemens recently presented Sierra College President Willy Duncan with the check in the amount of $10,000 to help support...

Placer County Online
Tahoe City’s Annual Scarecrows on Parade running now through Oct 31

The Annual Scarecrows on Parade are back!   Take a stroll through Tahoe City and see them all.   Pick up a paper ballot at any business where you can see a Scarecrow displayed…or NEW this year–you can vote Online.  Paper ballots can be turned in to Geared for Games, Tahoe Dave’s, The Store or...

Placer County Online
Come enjoy the Floating Pumpkin Patch at Mike Shellito Indoor Pool

Tired of searching those dusty fields for your perfect pumpkin? Hunt for your pumpkin at the Mike Shellito Indoor Pool on Saturday, October 25. Once you pick your pumpkin, you can decorate it at the decorating station and participate in other arts and crafts and games. The pool and the obstacle course will be open for...

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Placer County Online
Applegate Fire Update

Around 1:30pm yesterday afternoon, a fire erupted along I-80 between Auburn and Colfax.  The fire has grown overnight to 420 acres with 20% containment.  A number of residences and outbuildings were destroyed by the fire with at least 1,000 structures still in harms way. Evacuations remain in effect for many in the area. Please...

Placer County Online
Free identity theft prevention class offered by Placer County Sheriff’s detectives

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is offering a free identity theft prevention class on Monday, October 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Auburn Justice Center. The class is open to the public and will be held in the community room at sheriff’s headquarters, 2929 Richardson Drive in Auburn. Detectives Ryan West and Ross Byers, who...

The Sacramento Bee
Roseville’s SUNworks to move into larger headquarters

SUNworks, a Roseville-based solar power company, has secured a 20,000-square-foot building in Roseville to house its Northern California operations.

The Sacramento Bee
Seniors First awarded $5,000 to help Auburn-area residents

The Placer Community Foundation, which make grants to communities in Placer County’s western region, has awarded $5,000 to Auburn-based Seniors First to help with the nonprofit’s outreach program for older adults.

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