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Kings Beach project making big improvements to area’s commercial core

KINGS BEACH – After construction work during its first Tahoe Basin construction season, the Kings Beach Commercial Core Improvement project is ahead of schedule. While newly completed features are readily apparent along a 1.1-mile stretch of State Highway 28 through the center of Kings Beach, much of the work completed this season is actually...

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Placer County Deputy, Sacramento Deputy Killed

We are saddened by the senseless shootings that occurred Friday in the Arden Area and in Auburn and extend our sympathies to all those affected by these shootings. We have compiled coverage from area media, with links to the stories below. Sacramento Bee The Auburn Journal KCRA, Channel 3 News10 CBS 13  FOX40  ...

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Oakmont student starts “Got Balls” program to help juvenile victims of crime

Oakmont High School Junior, 17 year old Mallory Mason, has always wanted to do something to make a difference in the lives of children.  The tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut was a reminder of innocence interrupted, and when a teacher challenged Mallory’s class to take a dream and put it into...

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Drexel University Sacramento’s Michael Marion appointed to California Student Aid Commission

SACRAMENTO – Michael Marion, Executive Director and Associate Vice Provost of Drexel University Sacramento, was recently appointed to the California Student Aid Commission, where he will support the mission to make higher education more accessible for California students. Appointments to the Commission are made by California Governor Jerry Brown and the position requires State...

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PCWA encourages rapid watershed protection

AUBURN - In wake of the King Fire, the Placer County Water Agency is encouraging expanded and rapid remediation of heavily burned National Forest Lands to protect water quality of the Rubicon River watershed before winter storms. The agency’s concerns were aired by General Manager David Breninger and Director of Resource Development Andy Fecko at...

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Financial workshops, events starting Saturday the 18th for “Manage Your Money Week”

Manage Your Money Week (MYMW), organized by Controller John Chiang, his Financial Literacy Advisory Committee and now more than 190 partner organizations that promote financial literacy, will take place October 18-25, 2014, with more than 130 free money management events throughout the State. The project links Californians who need financial services with government agencies, non-profit...

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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...

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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...

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Western States Trail and other routes reopened after closing for King Fire

FORESTHILL – Given progress in suppressing the King Fire and in suppression repair efforts, the road and trail closures associated with the King Fire on the American River Ranger District are no longer in effect. Also, the Tahoe National Forest is excited to announce that repairs to the Western States Trail and reconstruction of...

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CalHFA introduces additional down payment assistance for first-time homebuyers

Agency Makes Home Buying Process More Accessible  SACRAMENTO – The California Housing Finance Agency announced today that it will begin providing an additional $6,500 in down payment assistance through its CalPLUS Conventional program. The change is part of the Agency’s ongoing efforts to make home purchasing more accessible for first-time homebuyers. CalHFA’s ZIP Extra down...

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