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California’s Unemployment Rate Dropped

California’s Unemployment Rate Dropped

In a new report from the Employment Development Department of California, unemployment numbers have dropped. October’s numbers show a decrease from 5.9 percent to 5.8 percent in the state.  Nonfarm payroll jobs increased by over 41,000 during the month for a total gain of over 2 million jobs since the…

Auburn Concert Band “Bouncing Back” From Embezzlement Scandal

Auburn Concert Band “Bouncing Back” From Embezzlement Scandal

Area musicians were the target of an embezzlement scandal, that cost the Auburn Concert Band’s parent organization, the Sacramento Valley Symphonic Association approximately $80,000.  But, the band plays on. Their tenacity and willingness to continue through the tragic loss has strengthened the group, and has brought much needed awareness to…

Webpage Facilitates Patient Information at Chapa-De Indian Health

Webpage Facilitates Patient Information at Chapa-De Indian Health

On Saturday, November 21, 2015, Chapa-De Indian Health announced the launch of its newly updated website.  The new page will be providing patients with improved information gathering, enriched functionality and the ability to receive regular updates and notifications about important healthcare news and providers. Earlier this fall, the Board of Directors…

South Placer is Poised For Growth & Perhaps An Increased Tax

South Placer is Poised For Growth & Perhaps An Increased Tax

  Southern Placer County is a job center just waiting to happen, this according to RocklinToday.com this weekend.  The region has the second most educated population in the state and a job growth rate double the rest of the region. Currently known as the Sunset Industrial area, Placer County is…

Snow Storm Approaching Sierra Foothills

Snow Storm Approaching Sierra Foothills

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for the Sierra foothills and the Sierra Nevada, which is in effect from Tuesday morning through Wednesday morning. The next winter storm will move into the region tomorrow.  Northern California will experience the coldest storm of the year so far, the…

NorCal’s Chances for Wet El Nino Increasing

NorCal’s Chances for Wet El Nino Increasing

The Sierra snowpack looks like it’ll gain significantly this winter, perhaps making it the best ski season in decades for Northern California. According to the LA Times, El Nino is on track for a cold and wet winter.  The phenomenom looks  increasingly likely to bring heavy rains to key Northern California…

Operation Christmas Cheer to Marines Overseas: C-130 Communities

Operation Christmas Cheer to Marines Overseas:  C-130 Communities

Update: 12/10/15 We’re topping off our pile of goodies to send to the C-130 Community of Marines!  Your last chance to add to the KAHI shipment is now! At 10:30am tomorrow morning, Friday, we’ll be adding the final part of our Operation Christmas Cheer. Don’t worry though, this will NOT…

You Can Browse the Redwoods, Instead of Stores on Black Friday

You Can Browse the Redwoods, Instead of Stores on Black Friday

Black Friday is a nightmare of jammed parking lots and elbowing strangers at your local big box store, so why not spend the day outdoors instead? Thanks to a generous private donation, 49 of California’s redwood state parks will be free to visit on Black Friday. The event is being…

Daytime Burglaries Have Loomis Residents Wary

Daytime Burglaries Have Loomis Residents Wary

There are reports of robberies in Loomis with tens of thousands of dollars stolen in a couple of recent break-ins. The burglaries happened on November 4 and November 9, during the day when homeowners were away, according to the Auburn Journal and the Placer County Sheriff’s Office. Approximately $70,000 in…

Auburn Union School District Names New Superintendent

Auburn Union School District Names New Superintendent

In a press release Thursday morning, the Auburn Union School District has announced the approval of a new Superintendent, after a months long search.  At their regular meeting on November 18, the Auburn Union School District (AUSD) Board of Trustees voted unanimously to approve Wendy Neade as the next Superintendent. The Board…