Cemetery In Placer County Offering Environmentally Friendly 'Green Burial'A Placer County cemetery hopes to provide life after death, by healing the planet while honoring loved ones who have passed away.
Search On For Owners After Flag Display Found On Side Of The Road In AuburnPlacer County officials are looking for the owner of a flag display found on the side of the road in North Auburn.
Placer County Leaders Say Collapsed Bridge, Under Water For 60 Years, Poses New Safety RisksPlacer County leaders are supporting the removal of a bridge that collapsed 60 years ago near the confluence of the North Fork and Middle Fork American River in the Auburn State Recreation Area.
Dog Finds New Homes After Owner Found Dead In SnowThe two dogs that stayed with a Foresthill man who got stranded in the snow last month have been adopted.
Small Businesses Join 'Freedom Fight' In Placer County, Vow To Stay OpenSome Placer County businesses say if they close now, they'll never open again.
Placer Deputies Help Firefighters Transport Unconscious Man Who Jumped Off Ponderosa BridgeA man was airlifted to a hospital Monday after losing consciousness when he hit the water under the Ponderosa Bridge in Colfax.
Placer Union High School District Implements New Safety Measures And Welcomes Students BackThe first of many districts in Placer County to open is Placer Union High School District, which has prepared for months in order to send students back to class safely.
Placer County Ends Local Health Emergency - What Does That Mean?The Placer County Board of Supervisors voted to end the "local health emergency" in the county, prompting the resignation of the county's health officer.
Studio Movie Grill Reopens In Rocklin As Virus Restrictions Eased In Placer CountyPlacer County is moving from the purple to the red tier in California’s color-coded reopening criteria, which means people can go watch a movie on the silver screen again.
California Eases Virus Restrictions In Placer, Amador CountiesGov. Gavin Newsom relaxed coronavirus restrictions in five more counties on Tuesday, clearing the way for restaurants, movie theaters, gyms and churches to resume indoor activities with fewer people and other modifications.
New Video Shows American River Water Rescue Near AuburnVideo released by the Placer County Sheriff's Office shows the rescue of a woman on the American River on Wednesday.
Triple-Digit Danger: California ISO Preparing For Labor Day Weekend Heat WaveThe California Independent System Operator is preparing for Labor Day weekend and round two of potential power outages.
California Preps New Rules For Reopenings In Some CountiesMuch of California has seen a significant slowdown in the spread of the coronavirus and Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday his administration is working with local health officials on rules for businesses to reopen in counties with case counts that have declined enough for them to come off a state monitoring list.
Placer County Workers Returning From COVID-19 Don't Need Negative TestsThe Placer County Health Officer is asking employers to quit requiring negative COVID-19 tests for workers coming back from coronavirus recovery.
Placer County Ordered To Close Some Businesses, Cease Indoor OperationsPlacer County was ordered by the state to stop indoor operations and close several businesses beginning on Sunday as a result of the ongoing spread of the coronavirus.