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California Did Not Support Trump, But The Foothills Did

California Did Not Support Trump, But The Foothills Did

  Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton easily won in California Tuesday, taking the state’s 55 electoral votes. But, there were more than 25 counties that supported President-elect Donald Trump. One of those counties was Stanislaus County, where conservative voters headed to the polls in big numbers. Shortly after Vice President-elect…

New Information Released On Railhead Park Homicide

New Information Released On Railhead Park Homicide

At 10 p.m. on Monday, the Auburn Police Department Communications Center received a call for service in reference to an unresponsive male person who possibly needed medical attention or who might have been deceased. Auburn Police Department patrol officers responded to the scene along with medical personnel and discovered that…

Most Votes Counted; Maki And Kirby Fill Auburn City Council Openings

Most Votes Counted; Maki And Kirby Fill Auburn City Council Openings

  Nearly all the ballots have been counted and results are in. Donald J Trump is the new President of the United States. Here in Placer County, Trump defeated Hillary Clinton after receiving 51.45% of the votes while Clinton collected just under 41%. Locally, Auburn’s two available seats on its…

Suspicious Death Near Railhead Park, Now Being Called A Homicide

Suspicious Death Near Railhead Park, Now Being Called A Homicide

  The investigation by the Auburn Police Department into a dead body discovered yesterday has officially changed to a homicide. Monday night, at 9 p.m., Auburn PD received a call reporting gunshots near Railhead Park on Portland Ave. Officers arrived to discover a body that was struck by at least…

County Looking To Purchase Two Buildings For Nearly $28 million

County Looking To Purchase Two Buildings For Nearly $28 million

  Two buildings, one in Roseville and the other in Rocklin, will be considered by the Placer County Board of Supervisors for county purchase. The major purchase is an office building at 1000 Sunset Blvd. in Rocklin for $25.67 million. The county currently leases most of the 99,399 square-foot, two-story…

Meddlers Report For 11/08/2016

Meddlers Report For 11/08/2016

  Due to the election process today, there was no special presentation at the Meddlers meeting this morning. Placer County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery spoke to the crowd and covered a few county topics that are coming to a vote soon amongst the supervisors. The first topic discussed was new marijuana…

Former U.S. Attorney General, Janet Reno, Dies At Age 78

Former U.S. Attorney General, Janet Reno, Dies At Age 78

  Janet Reno, the first woman to serve as U.S. attorney general and the epicenter of several political storms during the Clinton administration, has died. She was 78. Reno’s goddaughter, Gabrielle D’Alemberte, said Reno died early Monday from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Reno was one of the Clinton administration’s most…

Placer County Hires Host Compliance To Collect Unpaid Transient Occupancy Taxes

Placer County Hires Host Compliance To Collect Unpaid Transient Occupancy Taxes

  A San Francisco-based start-up is offering a solution to a vexing problem for local governments – how to find and tax people renting their homes through online services such as Airbnb or HomeAway. Host Compliance, whose newest client is Placer County, is designed to find such homeowners and enforce…

Help Celebrate Local Vetrans At ‘Walk A Mile In Their Boots’ Next Thursday

Help Celebrate Local Vetrans At ‘Walk A Mile In Their Boots’ Next Thursday

  Mark your calendars for this year’s Walk A Mile In Their Boots observance to be held Thursday, November 10 from 9am until 1:45pm. This observance, held each year at the Sierra College Rocklin Campus, is an opportunity to thank our veterans on campus and in the community for their…

New Centers At Sierra College Will Help Marginalized Students

New Centers At Sierra College Will Help Marginalized Students

The grand opening of three student engagement centers at Sierra College in Rocklin will take place this Friday. Festivities will begin at 11:30 AM with guest speakers, a ribbon cutting, and a reception that will conclude at 1:00 PM. The Cross Cultural Center, Pride Center, and Women & Gender Resource…